Feminist and Gender Studies, M.A. | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
12 months
18168 CAD/year
4912 CAD/year
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The Feminist and Gender Studies program at University of Ottawa aims to develop an aptitude for research in the university or the community, while enriching the student’s personal work through the supervised writing of a research paper or thesis.


The objective of the MA program in Feminist and Gender Studies at University of Ottawa is to encourage the acquisition of in-depth, plural, diversified, and heuristic knowledge of the different currents of feminist thought, including theoretical and methodological proposals. 

Students at Feminist and Gender Studies from University of Ottawa will:

  • know to examine gendered representations in such domains as literature, arts, communications, history, politics and the law (among others). 
  • be understandings masculinity and femininity
  • examine the ways in which sex and gender intersect with race, class, sexuality, ability and age. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Feminist Methodologies
  • Feminist Theories
  • Special Topics in Women's Studies
  • Women, Rights and Citizenship in a Globalized World 

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

  • Honours bachelor’s degree with a specialization or major or equivalent from an accredited university in social sciences, health sciences, arts, education or law, with a minimum average of 70% (B), calculated in accordance with graduate studies guidelines
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 
  • English Proficiency
  • Description of your research project
  • Resume required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18168 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9084 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    4912 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2456 CAD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
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