The doctoral degree in Geography includes the successful completion of the comprehensive examination, a thesis based on original research, and coursework chosen in collaboration with the student’s supervisor and/or research committee.
The main elements of the Ph.D. at the McGill University are the thesis and comprehensive examination, a required Methods of Geographical Research course, and a minimum of two complementary courses.
- Methods of Geographical Research
- Comprehensive Examination
- 36 months
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- Online application and application fee
- Letters of recommendation
- Personal statement
- Writing sample/portfolio
- A research supervisor
- Study permits/student visas
International20972 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10486 CAD per semester during 36 months.
National5602 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2801 CAD per semester during 36 months.
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