McGill University

Farm Management and Technology

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Program Information

School:McGill University
Faculty:Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Farm/Farm and Ranch Management
Description:This 3-year academic and practical program is offered on the Macdonald Campus and taught by the staff of the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences of McGill University. The program is funded by the ministère de l'Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l'Alimentation du Québec and authorized by the ministère de l’Education, de l'Enseignement supérieur et Recherche.

The FMT program prepares its students to manage and operate a modern agricultural enterprise or for a career in the agricultural and horticultural sectors.

Note: Successful completion of the program will entitle the student to receive a Diplôme d'études collégiales (D.E.C.) from the ministère de l’Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur (MEES). Students will also receive a diploma from McGill University stating that they have successfully completed the requirements of the Farm Management and Technology Program.
URL:Farm Management and Technology at McGill University
Length:3 Year(s)
Careers:AgrologistsFarmers and Farm ManagersFarm Workers

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Français  or  Grade12 English 

Students should have a good practical knowledge of farming under eastern Canadian conditions. One year of experience is recommended but under special conditions a four-month summer season is acceptable. The minimum academic entrance requirements are a Quebec High School Leaving Certificate (Secondary V), or its equivalent and any other academic requirement set by the M.E.L.S. All candidates for admission must make arrangements to come to the Macdonald Campus for an interview prior to admission to the program. Incoming students are strongly encouraged to acquire their driver’s permit before coming to Macdonald Campus.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 577] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90]

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 17, 2021