History, M.A. | Trent University | Oshawa, Canada
12 months
21626 CAD/year
8090 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The History Masters Program at Trent University  is as unique as the students and professors who give it life.

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Enjoy small class sizes, supervisors with wide ranging fields of study and the opportunity to teach undergraduates.

Choose between a major research paper or a thesis, and structure your studies over one year or two. 

Delve deep into one of more than 30 areas of study – many of which are one-of-a-kind in Canada. Work with world-class scholars who are as interested in your research as they are in their own.

  • Teach first-year students and gain leadership and mentorship experience.

  • Debate, discuss, and take away transferrable skills in research, project management, oral and written communication.

  • Prepare for a Ph.D. or a career in the private or public sector.

Key facts:

The History Masters Program at Trent University   explores the lived experience of the people of the past — from the famous and the infamous, to the anonymous and the unsung. You will study technological, political and social change — without temporal or geographical limits. You will develop the research, writing and communication skills that are indispensable to elite careers in our ever-changing information economy.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • The Historian's Craft: Historiography, Theory, Method

  • Feminist, Gender & Women's Studies

  • Themes in Social and Cultural History

  • Themes in Canadian History

  • Indigenous Settler Relations

  • Themes in Modern European History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 alternative credits

30-60 credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours degree (a four year undergraduate bachelor's degree) with at least B+ (77%) in the last two years of full-time study, or last ten full academic credits
  • Appropriate previous education and training, plus feasible proposed course of study and research project
  • A GRE test score is not required for admission into this program

Tuition Fee

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    21626 CAD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 21626 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8090 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8090 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Oshawa

1100 - 1700 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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