University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
115 Séraphin Marion Street
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1N 6N5

History - Canadian Studies

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Programs
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: History, General
Description The Department of History offers the degree of doctor of philosophy in history. Within the limits imposed by the availability of qualified staff, students may pursue their studies in English or in French. At the doctoral level, the department has five areas of strength: Canada and North America; Europe; Women, Gender and the Family; Empire, Colonization and Decolonization; War, Conflict and Diplomacy. The Department of History is a participating unit in the collaborative program in Canadian Studies at the doctoral level. This program has been established for students wishing to enrich their training in history by including an interdisciplinary component in Canadian Studies. In addition to the 12 credits required for the PhD program in History, the collaborative program requires completion of either CDN 6910 Seminar in Canadian Studies or CDN 6520 Séminaire sur la Francophonie canadienne.
Website: History - Canadian Studies at University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa - Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75 to 75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92-93]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Two recommendation letters, letter of intent (short description of your intended research project) and transcripts from all previous universities attended are required.

* 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: August 17, 2018