University of New Brunswick - School of Graduate Studies

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English - Academic (M.A. Two Year)

University of New Brunswick - School of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Field of Study:English Language and Literature, General
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:20 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $9,202


UNB’s celebrated English graduate programs offer both creative writing and academic streams of study, helping students reach both their creative and critical potential. Our cozy, quiet campus is the perfect workshopping environment for creative writers wanting to develop a book-length manuscript. Aspiring authors feel welcome and inspired in our small class sizes while gaining structured support and invaluable feedback from nationally-acclaimed professors.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    All applicants to the MA program should hold an honours Bachelor of Arts degree (or a similar program with intensive specialization) in English with a minimum 3.5 average. The same level of degree with at least B average (North American System) or upper class standing (British System) is normally required for graduates of other universities.
    Test Scores:
    • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • 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