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

Education - Canadian Studies

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Programs
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Canadian StudiesEducation, Other
Description In addition to consulting the information given below, students registered for a graduate degree in education should refer to the general regulations published by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (FGPS) for the current year. These regulations apply to all master's and doctoral students at the University of Ottawa and contain additional information on program requirements, registration, supervision of students, examinations and grading, time limits, thesis regulations and fees. The PhD program is offered in the following concentrations: Leadership, evaluation, curriculum and policy studies; Studies in teaching and learning; Societies, cultures and languages; and Health professions education.
Website: Education - 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. 600] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Documents required for admission: the application should be duly filled on-line and include payment of application fee; official transcripts of the applicant's academic record, including proof of degree, covering all previous university studies; a teaching certificate if the candidate does not hold a bachelor's degree with honours in education; a narrative statement (three to four pages) stating the candidate's interest in the Faculty's program of study, research interests, professional goals and expectations, and a summary of the MA(Ed) thesis; at least two confidential letters of recommendation supplied by professors or employers who have known the applicant and are familiar with the applicant's work. In the case of the PhD, these should discuss the applicant's ability to carry out research; a request for equivalence or advanced standing, if applicable (see the section "Equivalence and Advanced Standing" under each program).

* 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 18, 2018