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The University of British Columbia - Vancouver - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies
170 - 6371 Crescent Road
Vancouver, BC
Canada V6T 1Z2

Anthropology (MA) - Master of Arts in Anthropology

   
Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Anthropology
Description Our MA program provides students with a broad knowledge of anthropological theory and research methods. Students build their research and writing skills in their graduate courses, culminating in the preparation of a significant piece of scholarly writing, which constitutes their MA thesis. The MA in Anthropology at UBC is based upon a combination of coursework, research and a thesis. Interdisciplinary contacts are encouraged, and links are maintained with departments and programs such as Asian Studies, the Institute of Asian Research, Linguistics, History, Geography, Sociology, and the Centre for Women's and Gender Studies.
Website: Anthropology (MA) - Master of Arts in Anthropology at The University of British Columbia - Vancouver - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Areas of Research: Anthropological Archaeology, Biological Anthropology, Linguistic Anthropology, Medical Anthropology, Museum Studies, Socio-Cultural Anthropology
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 30 Month(s)
Requirements
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 76 to 100
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 600] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 81]

Applicants whose degrees are from a university outside Canada in which English is not the primary language of instruction must present evidence of competency to pursue studies in the English language prior to being extended an offer of admission.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: September 14, 2017