MA in Comparative Literature 12 months Postgraduate Program By Université de Montréal |Top Universities
Subject Ranking

# 201-250QS Subject Rankings

Program Duration

12 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

10,858 CADTuition Fee/year

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Program overview

Main Subject

English Language and Literature

Degree

MA

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

Would you like to take imaginary journeys around the world and learn about the literary and media traditions of Europe, the Americas, Africa, Asia and Oceania? Do you want to weave relationships between the philosophy, lifestyles and traditional arts of the populations of these cultural areas, including indigenous peoples? Does the study of literary adaptations of a film, a manga or a video game tempt you? Situated at the crossroads of these traditions and systems of thought, comparative literature offers answers to all these questions. This program aims to introduce you to advanced literary studies in comparative literature and to enable you to acquire, through the completion of a dissertation, research skills in this field.

Program overview

Main Subject

English Language and Literature

Degree

MA

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

Would you like to take imaginary journeys around the world and learn about the literary and media traditions of Europe, the Americas, Africa, Asia and Oceania? Do you want to weave relationships between the philosophy, lifestyles and traditional arts of the populations of these cultural areas, including indigenous peoples? Does the study of literary adaptations of a film, a manga or a video game tempt you? Situated at the crossroads of these traditions and systems of thought, comparative literature offers answers to all these questions. This program aims to introduce you to advanced literary studies in comparative literature and to enable you to acquire, through the completion of a dissertation, research skills in this field.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

3+

General eligibility conditions

To be eligible as a regular student, the candidate must meet the general eligibility conditions (section XI) of the Educational Regulations for Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Required diplomas and admission thresholds: Quebec

To meet the Université de Montréal average of 3.0 out of 4.3, candidates from this province must meet the following requirements:

Accepted diploma: Baccalaureate, Bachelor; duration of 3 years, or other undergraduate degree deemed equivalent.

Minimum average:

  • Bishop: 75%
  • Concordia University: 3.0/4.3
  • Higher Technology School: 3.0/4.3
  • HEC Montreal: 3.0/4.3
  • McGill University: 3.0/4.0
  • Polytechnique Montréal: 2.75/4.0
  • University of Sherbrooke: 3.0/4.3
  • Laval University: 3.0/4.3
  • Universities of Quebec: 3.2/4.3
Conditions specific to this program

To be eligible as a regular student for the MA (comparative literature), the candidate must:

  • meet the general eligibility conditions (section XI of the Educational Regulations) for Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
  • hold a BA honors in Comparative Literature, a joint BA in Comparative Literature and Film Studies, Comparative Literature and Philosophy, Comparative Literature and English Studies or a BA with major or minor in Comparative Literature, Literatures of French language, in English studies or in ancient and modern studies, or attest to training deemed equivalent
  • have obtained in the 1st cycle an average of at least 3.0 out of 4.3 or the equivalent
  • demonstrate in-depth knowledge of two languages ​​and two literatures.

1 Year
Aug
  • Candidates are required to submit references or letter(s) of recommendation for acceptance

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

5,077 CAD
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International Students

10,858 CAD
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