McGill University, one of the oldest Canadian universities, is located in Montreal, Quebec. The university offers more than 300 degrees and diplomas including master’s degrees, Ph.D., MBA, and graduate certificate programs. It is one of just three English-language universities in Quebec. It is home to 11 faculties catering to 40,000 students from more than 150 countries. According to Mclean’s, these are the best courses/programs at McGill:
Geography of NunavutIt is among the two Canadian research universities to be part of the American Association of Universities (AAU) and the only Canadian university in Global University Leaders Forum.
|Type of University||Public research university|
|Number of courses offered||Over 300|
|Number of students||30,000 above|
|Exams accepted||GRE, IELTS: 6.5, TOEFL: 86|
|Tuition fee||CAD 20,164 – CAD 46,220|
|Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences||Faculty of Arts|
|Faculty of Education||Faculty of Dentistry|
|Faculty of Engineering||School of Continuing Studies|
|Desautels Faculty of Management||Graduate Studies|
|Schulich School of Music||Faculty of Law|
|Faculty of Medicine||Faculty of Science|
|Communication Sciences and Disorders School||School of Social Work|
|School of Human Nutrition||School of Computer Science|
|School of Information Studies||McGill School of Environment|
|Ingram School of Nursing||School of Religious Studies|
|School of Architecture||School of Physical and Occupational Therapy|
|School of Urban Planning||Postdoctoral Studies|
McGill Macdonald Campus
Harbors Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Science, the School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, the Institute of Parasitology, and the McGill School of Environment.
McGill's residence system houses more than 3,100 students. Residences are available in the following styles:
Students can also choose from First people’s house or hyper sustainable Eco-Residence that welcome both undergraduate and graduate students.
|English Proficiency Test||Accepted Score|
|Undergraduate tuition for international students||CAD 16,373 - CAD 42,027|
|Undergraduate tuition for Quebec students||CAD 2,391|
Except for some variations in certain programs, the cost of graduate courses for international students is as given in the below table.
|Full-time Residency Term||CAD 8,186.70||CAD 7,348.35|
|Half-time Residency Term||CAD 4,093.35||CAD 3674.18|
|Tuition Per Credit||CAD 545.78||N/A|
|Additional Session||CAD 723.49||CAD 723.49|
|Non-thesis Extension||CAD 1,085.23||N/A|
Besides the above, there are certain other compulsory fees per credit, per term for graduate students.
|McGill Residence (for students living on campus)||CAD 4,014 - CAD 12,580|
|Rented Apartment||CAD 500 - CAD 1,300 per month|
|Mandatory Residential Meal Plan (8-month plan for students living on campus)||CAD 5475|
|Voluntary Meal Plan (For non-campus resident students)||CAD 2,600|
|One-year scholarships||Non-renewable||CAD 3,000|
|Major scholarships||Renewed annually for a period of four years||CAD 3,000 - CAD 12,000|
McGill Alumni Association is a vast community of more than 275,000 alumni across 180 countries. As a McGill graduate, you automatically become its member and there are no membership charges.
Alumni of McGill University include Nobel prize winners, actors, prime ministers, and people from many other fields.
|Bachelors Tuition Fees||$42173|
|Post graduate Tuition Fees||$10402|
|Start of Application process||June 01, 2018|
|End of Application process||November 01, 2018|
|Accepts common App||No|