Religion


Pre-Master's | M.A. | Ph.D.


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.


Master of Arts

The M.A. is offered as a Joint Program in cooperation with the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Winnipeg. Students in the JMP may elect to receive their degree from either of the two participating universities. They may pursue their degree via the thesis route, or the Course and Comprehensive route.

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree in Religion
  • Statement of Intent
  • Publication/Writing Sample
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2017 September January 30, 2017 Closed
Winter 2018 January May 1, 2017 Apply

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Doctor of Philosophy

The Ph.D. option consists of coursework and a substantial research component.

Expected Duration

  • 4 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Thesis-based M.A. in Religion (with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5) or its equivalent
  • Statement of Intent
  • Publication/Writing Sample
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2017 September January 30, 2017 Closed

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Pre-Master's

Students with undergraduate course deficiencies may be admitted to the Pre-Master's program to complete the background requirements.

Expected Duration

  • 1 year

Program Fees

Application Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree. Contact the Department for further information.

Department-Specific Documents

  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2017 September July 1, 2017 Apply
Winter 2018 January November 1, 2017 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2017 September April 1, 2017 Apply
Winter 2018 January August 1, 2017 Apply

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Notes

*Students should complete and submit their online application with supporting documentation (if applicable) by the date indicated.

 


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