English, M.A. | University of Guelph | Guelph, Canada
12 months
Duration
15332 CAD/year
6412 CAD/year
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About

The English program of University of Guelph opens doors to careers in teaching, administration, advertising, research, journalism, publishing, law, arts management, the media, information technology, creative writing, public relations, the entertainment industry and other enterprises requiring analytical, organizational, and creative skills in communications.

Overview

Key facts

The English program of University of Guelph  is designed to provide students with an intensive introduction to graduate-level work in English studies within a flexible program. The study of English at the University of Guelph involves a sense of the histories and theories which inform current developments in the field. Our students emerge from the program well prepared for doctoral study in English, and for careers that require a combination of critical thinking and cultural awareness.

MA English research fields

  • Colonial, Postcolonial and Diasporic Studies
  • Studies in Canadian Literatures
  • Early Modern Studies
  • Transnational Nineteenth-Century Studies
  • Sexuality and Gender Studies

Career opportunities

  • Teaching
  • Communications/Public Relations
  • Publishing
  • Arts Administration

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Topics in the History of Criticism
  • Problems of Literary Analysis
  • Topics in Canadian Literature 
  • Topics in Colonial, Postcolonial and Diasporic Literature
  • Topics in Medieval/Renaissance Literature
  • Topics in Eighteenth Century and Romantic Literature 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The normal requirement for admission to the MA program is the equivalent of an Honours degree in English or Drama/Theatre Studies from a recognized post-secondary institution, with at least a high second-class standing (78%) in the work of the last four semesters or the last two undergraduate years. Students with degrees in other disciplines may also be considered.
  • In very exceptional circumstances, an applicant may lack the required honours BA degree, but may be assessed as qualified to undertake graduate studies on the basis of other experience and practice and may apply for admission under alternate admissions criteria.
  • Applicants are not required to write the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15332 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7666 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    6412 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3206 CAD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Guelph

1157 - 1804 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

Funding

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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