University of New Brunswick - School of Graduate Studies

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History (M.A.)

University of New Brunswick - School of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Field of Study:History, General
Thesis Based:Yes
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $9,202


The Department of History currently offers the MA and PhD degree in the following fields: Canadian History, with particular emphasis on regional history and the history of Atlantic Canada; International and Military History, emphasizing the history of war and diplomacy in the twentieth century; Women's & Gender History, focusing on theoretical and historical perspectives which can be combined with existing graduate fields or stand alone; The History of Colonial North America, including the American Revolution, the Loyalist migrations to Canada and elsewhere, and Native-European encounter (due to recent retirements, we are not currently able to offer PhDs in this field).


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    For graduates of the University of New Brunswick, the normal minimum requirement for admission as a regular graduate student is an honours bachelor's degree (or a similar program with intensive specialization in an appropriate discipline) with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0. The same level degree with at least a B average (North America System) or upper second class standing (British System) is normally required for graduates of other universities.
    Test Scores:
    • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7]
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests
    • Portfolio

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on October 05, 2022