McGill University

Jewish Studies

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Program Information

School:McGill University
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Field of Study:Jewish/Judaic Studies
Description:The Department of Jewish Studies offers an interdisciplinary approach to the study of Judaica. The Department offers concentrations in Jewish Thought, History, Bible and Literature, and also, courses that enable students not taking a Concentration in Jewish Studies to broaden their knowledge of Jewish history and culture.

Elementary, intermediate and advanced courses in Jewish languages (Hebrew, Yiddish, and Aramaic) are also offered.

A Minor Concentration is offered for students who wish to add competence in Jewish Studies to their major field of study. The Major Concentration, and Honours program culminate in advanced seminars and tutorials for students contemplating careers in the various fields of Judaica.
URL:Jewish Studies at McGill University
Length:3 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*87
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Français 
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]

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* 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