Theatre Studies, M.A. | University of Guelph | Guelph, Canada
12 months
15332 CAD/year
6412 CAD/year
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The Theatre Studies program of University of Guelph is a research-based degree that offers students the opportunity to work with award-winning theatre scholars and practitioners.


Key facts

The Theatre Studies program of University of Guelph provides an integrated graduate education that merges theory and practice, and aims to prepare students for both doctoral-level study and careers in the academy.

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:

  • Theatre Historiography
  • Devising
  • Theatre Theory
  • Performance and Difference
  • Bodies and Space in Performance
  • Independent Reading Course 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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
  • Applicants are not required to write the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Successful applicants will be admitted in the Fall Semester

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • 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.


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