Bilingualism Studies, M.A. | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
12 months
4914 CAD/year
4914 CAD/year
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Bilingualism Studies from University of Ottawa is intended to offer an advanced education in several areas of applied linguistics, including bi- and multilingualism, methodological and technological innovations in adult second language instruction, assessment of adult second language competence, as well as language policy and planning.


Bilingualism Studies from University of Ottawa is proud of the state of the art research conducted by its professors. In the spirit of showcasing its research to the university community as well as to the general public, the Faculty has created three activities: Dean's Lecture Series, Treasures of the Library, and Excellence Lectures.

Students at Bilingualism Studies from University of Ottawa will gain knowledge in:

  • Canada and the World
  • Health
  • e-Society
  • Molecular and Environmental Sciences

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues in Bilingualism Studies 
  • Research Methodology in Bilingualism Studies
  • Assessment of Second Language Competence
  • Trends and Issues in Research on Technology-Assisted Learning
  • Electronic Corpora in Second Language Learning 
  • Adult Second/Foreign Language Skills Development
  • Language Planning and Policy in Canada 
  • The Politics of Language, Power and Identity: Canada and the World
  • Bilingualism in the workplace

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours bachelor's degree or equivalent in Second Language Teaching / Didactique des langues secondes, in Applied Linguistics or in a related discipline.
  • A three-year bachelor’s degree in Applied Linguistics or a related discipline in addition to a university-level, university-administered advanced certificate in TESOL (Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages), representing a minimum of 30 units.
  • The minimum admission average is 70% (B), calculated in accordance with graduate studies guidelines.
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts
  • Resume (must include chronological academic history) 
  • Letter of intent
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4914 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2457 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    4914 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2457 CAD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
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