McGill University

African Studies

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Program Information

School:McGill University
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Field of Study:African Studies
Description:The African Studies Program offers interdisciplinary courses leading to a Minor or Major Concentration, or Joint Honours for students seeking to acquire a deeper understanding of the African continent and its diverse peoples. Established in 1969, it was the first of its kind in Canada. Students will acquire an appreciation of the contributions of Africa to world culture and civilization, and an awareness of the continent's current struggle to achieve development.
URL:African Studies at McGill University
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $21,500

Admission Requirements


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

    Applicants must have obtained, prior to the start of classes, a Diplôme d’études collégiales (DEC).

    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] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]

    * 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 September 01, 2020