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McGill University

3415 McTavish Street Montreal View map
#33
4K-6K
Public
Very High
29,102
3,677
9,950

Overview

Based in Montreal, ranks among Canada's most prestigious universities, attracting thousands of international students from over 150 countries every year, and the highest percentage of PhD students of any Canadian research university. owes its reputation to its 50 research centers and institutes, 400+ programs, rich history and thriving alumni network of 250,000 people around the globe.
Graduates are highly sought after by employers, with the following percentages of graduates in education or employment two years after graduation:

  • 81% of art graduates
  • 95% of engineering graduates
  • 91% of medicine graduates
  • 84% of science graduates
  • 92% of all PhD respondents  

Montreal also came first in the QS Best Student Cities 2017, a ranking of the most student-friendly cities around the world. Both safe and affordable, Montreal is infused with art and different cultures. Of its 3.5 million residents, 800,000 were born overseas and 220,000 are engaged in higher education. Rental costs here are significantly lower than in other major university cities, while many international institutes, pharmaceutical firms, financial companies, and aeronautical firms are based here, providing ample employment opportunities for students.
If, like 32% of McGill University’s graduate students, you are international, you are strongly urged to apply for any scholarships you may be eligible for, including any of these . 

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Programs available

Postgraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Arts

Desautels Faculty of Management

Education

Engineering

Interdisciplinary Programs

Law

Medicine

School of Environment

Schulich School of Music

Science

University Highlights

Total students - 29,102

24%
76%

International students - 9,950

69%
31%

Total faculty staff - 3,677

1235
2442

Total students - 29,102

24%
76%

International students - 9,950

69%
31%

Total faculty staff - 3,677

2442
1235

Undergraduate Program

4,000 - 6,000
12,000 - 14,000

Postgraduate Program

4,000 - 6,000
12,000 - 14,000
The fees above are an indicative annual course fee in US dollars. Please note that course fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.
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English language requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
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