McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
845 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal, QC
Canada H3A 2T5

Classics (M.A.)

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Classics and Classical Lang., Lit., and Linguistics, Gen.
Description Thesis (maximum 100 pages) to be written under the supervision of a professor in Classical Studies. It may or may not be related to the subject of your research seminar(s). Applicants should contact the professor in their field of interest early to be sure that s/he is willing and able to supervise their thesis work. All seminars in Classics, Ancient History and ancient Philosophy count for the seminars requirement of the complementary courses. For courses outside of the university, the on-line "Interuniversity Transfer Form" must be completed. Please note only credits for courses taken at other universities will transfer to your student record, not the grades. Students must also keep in mind that a McGill Classical Studies professor must supervise the final major research paper or the thesis.
Website: Classics (M.A.) at McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:

For more information see:
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 567] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio
Letters of Recommendation, Curriculum vitae, Research Proposal and Writing Sample.

* 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: July 23, 2015