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 Irish Studies
SchoolSaint Mary's University
LocationHalifax, NS, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 5,960
Full-time Graduate: 320
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*70% to 100%
  •  Grade12 English 
Prerequisites NotesStudents entering directly from high school are required to have completed five academic Grade 12 subjects, including English, with an average grade of 70% and no grade below 60%.
International: $20,440

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DescriptionExplore Irish history, language, traditions and culture. Expand your knowledge of Irish poetry and politics. Don’t just study conflict and its effects — take part in a volunteer conflict resolution project in Ireland. Saint Mary’s is the only university in Canada where you can get an undergraduate Irish Studies degree.

This unique, interdisciplinary program will equip you with valuable research, interpersonal and communication skills. Studying a new language and culture will also enhance cultural sensitivity. There are many opportunities to earn awards in this program, including the Allister and Josephine Cannon Scholarship and the Ireland Canada University Foundation (ICUF) Gaeltacht Scholarships.
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