Sociology, M.A. | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
24 months
18346 CAD/year
4912 CAD/year
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Sociology from University of Ottawa represents a place of excellence in knowledge creation, research and training.


Sociology from University of Ottawa focuses research strengths and efforts in four Strategic Areas of Development in Research (SADRs):

  • Canada and the World
  • Health
  • e-Society
  • Molecular and Environmental Sciences

Students at Sociology from University of Ottawa will gain knowledge in:

  • International Studies
    • Francophonie
    • Public Policy
    • Health, Well-Being
    • Justice, Society

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • Citizenship And Rights
    • Migration And Mobility
    • Sociology Of The Environment
    • Social Networks And Social Relations
    • Sociology Of The Family
    • The Lifecourse And Generations
    • Sociology Of Religions
    • Sociology Of Health
    • Francophonie, Language, And Power
    • Contemporary Sociological Theories
    • Selected Topics In Contemporary Sociology
    • Sociology Of Culture

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    60 alternative credits


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GPA admission requirements GPA

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Students who have a BA with honours or major in sociology or in another equivalent discipline, with a minimum average of 70% (B) calculated in accordance with graduate studies guidelines
    • In the case of the master’s with thesis or with major research paper options, students who have an honours BA in another discipline with a minimum average of 70 per cent (B), calculated in accordance with graduate studies guidelines, but without sufficient background, may be accepted into a qualifying program, requiring them to complete a maximum of eight courses.
    • Resumé
    • A letter of intent of 250 words describing your research interest.
    • 2 Recommendation letters
    • Transcripts 
    • English Proficiency

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      18346 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 9173 CAD per semester during 24 months.
    • National

      4912 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 2456 CAD per semester during 24 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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