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Ph.D. On Campus

Geography

McGill University

36 months
Duration
20972 CAD/year
5602 CAD/year
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About

The Department of Geography at the McGill University offers research and thesis-based graduate programs leading to a Master of Arts (M.A.), a Master of Science (M.Sc.), or a doctorate (Ph.D.). In its scope, our program includes the opportunity to conduct field-based studies in both the natural and the social sciences.

Overview

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 programme

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thesis
  • Methods of Geographical Research
  • Comprehensive Examination

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application and application fee
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation 
  • Personal statement
  • Writing sample/portfolio
  • A research supervisor
  • Study permits/student visas

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20972 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10486 CAD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    5602 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2801 CAD per semester during 36 months.

Funding

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