MA in Humanities

Master of Arts (MA) Program

The MA Program is a one-year program of study whose purpose is to introduce students to graduate study in Humanities. It will be open to qualified students who do not or may not plan to pursue graduate study in the humanities or in other professional degree programs beyond the MA and also to qualified students who plan or may plan to continue their studies in the Humanities at the doctoral level or in other professional degree programs.

  • Honours BA in an area relevant to graduate study in Humanities, or its equivalent, with a grade average of at least B+ in the last two years of study.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Statement of research intention which outlines a research project to be pursued at the MA level and provides a cogent rationale for undertaking interdisciplinary study of culture in Humanities.
  • Sample of written academic work relevant to graduate study in Humanities (max. 20p).