University of Toronto

36 months
23770 USD/year
6210 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Religion program of University of Toronto may be taken on a full-time or part-time basis. 


The Religion program of University of Toronto consolidates the vast curricular and faculty resources that are distributed throughout the many departments and colleges of the University and enables its students to use any resource in the University which serves the study of religion.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Scripture and Ritual in Qumran
  • Reading Buddhist Texts
  • Topics in the Philosophical Study of Religion
  • MA Method and Theory
  • Sanskrit Readings 
  • Foundations in Psychoanalytic Theory and Clinical Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 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.
B+ (recommended)

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 are admitted under the General Regulations of the School of Graduate Studies. Applicants must also satisfy the Department for the Study of Religion's additional admission requirements stated below.
  • Normally, an appropriate bachelor's degree with specialization in religion or a cognate discipline from a recognized university, broadly equivalent to the University of Toronto's BA Specialist degree in religion, with at least B+ standing in the final year. Students without appropriate preparation may be required to take additional work either before admission or during an extended master's program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23770 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    6210 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6210 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.


  • 1,863 CAD (domestic)
  • 7,131 CAD (international)


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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 9 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

University of Toronto