Faculty of Arts - Medieval & Early Modern Studies
School of Art

Program description

The millennium from the end of the Roman empire to the Renaissance (500-1500 C.E.) was a formative period in the history of European civilization. This program offers students a broad approach to the period, through its literature, art, languages, history, music, and more.

Program options

Degree options

B.A. Bachelor of Arts, Medieval and Early Modern Studies - 3 or 4 years
B.A. (Adv.) Bachelor of Arts, Medieval and Early Modern Studies Advanced - 4 years
B.A. Minor, Medieval and Early Modern Studies 

Professional opportunities

A Bachelor of Arts degree in Medieval and Early Modern Studies provides excellent preparation for professional opportunities in museum and archives positions, as well as graduate work in Medieval Studies.  


Admission requirements

Visit the Faculty of Arts Direct Entry (high school applicants) or Advanced Entry (post-secondary applicants) application for admission page to learn more about admission requirements, application dates and how to apply.

What is unique about this program at the U of M?

This program offers the only opportunity in Manitoba for intensive study of the culture, society, and history of the pre-modern European world. Students can build an individualized program drawing on strengths offered across many departments and units. Our emphasis on language acquisition (both modern and classical languages) also offers a rare opportunity for students seeking a challenging academic program in their undergraduate years. Faculty include researchers with international profiles in literary studies, history, and art.

Important links

Faculty of Arts 
Medieval and Early Modern Studies