University of Toronto

20 months
37730 CAD/year
10070 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Teaching program of University of Toronto involves two years of full-time study leading to a Master of Teaching (MT) degree.


The Teaching program of University of Toronto offers students a unique educational opportunity, which combines teacher qualification with advanced study of educational theory and an opportunity to conduct research. The program provides students with a strong grounding in curriculum; human development; ethics and educational law; equity diversity and inclusion; Indigenous education; educational technology; instructional planning; instructional design; and learning theory. Students enjoy four practice teaching experiences in which they develop their skills as teachers and extend the theoretical and practical knowledge they acquired in the academic portion of the program.

The program includes: formal coursework, teaching and research seminars, practice teaching, and the MT research projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • ​Curriculum and Teaching in Literacy​
  • Educational Professionalism, Ethics,​ and Law​
  • Educational Research
  • Curriculum and Teaching in English​
  • Curriculum and Teaching in History​
  • ​Curriculum and Teaching in Mathematics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have an appropriate bachelor's degree with the equivalent of a University of Toronto mid-B or better in the final year.
  • In their Statement of Intent, applicants should indicate their preferred division (i.e., Primary/Junior, Junior/Intermediate, or Intermediate/Senior) and describe three significant teaching and/or teaching-related experiences that they have had, especially with groups of learners.
  • A police record check is required in a practicum setting in both Years 1 and 2 of the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37730 CAD per year and a duration of 20 months.
  • National

    10070 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10070 CAD per year and a duration of 20 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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