Information Studies (Bilingual), Master | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
Master On Campus

Information Studies (Bilingual)

16 months
18692 CAD/year
6562 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Information Studies (Bilingual) from University of Ottawa is open to graduates in all disciplines, and is offered on a full-time and part-time basis.


Information Studies (Bilingual) from University of Ottawa  offers three options to complete the units required for the MIS degree. The three options include a course-based option, a thesis option, and a co-op option.  


Graduates of the Information Studies (Bilingual) program at University of Ottawa are prepared to take on many exciting career opportunities as controlled vocabulary specialists, digital curators, information architects, knowledge management analysts, library directors, metadata managers, privacy analysts, records managers and web content managers, to name just a few.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information and Society 
  • Knowledge Organization
  • Information Resource Management
  • Information Resource Discovery
  • Management for the Information Professional 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines


40 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must be able to understand, speak and write proficiently in either English or French and have a passive knowledge (ability to understand the spoken and written word) of the other language. Proof of knowledge of the second language is required. 
  • Applicants must have a four year bachelor’s degree with a minimum cumulative average of 70% (B) calculated in accordance with graduate studies guidelines.
  • Resume (must include chronological academic history)
  • Letter of intent
  • Writing sample: clean copy of an essay or article (in French or English, minimum 800 words) written for an undergraduate course
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18692 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9346 CAD per semester during 16 months.
  • National

    6562 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3281 CAD per semester during 16 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 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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