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McGill University is an English language university located in the centre of one the largest French speaking cities in the world. A vibrant metropolis of 3.5 million inhabitants, Montreal is a modern city with a distinctly European flair. Founded in 1821, McGill owes its existence to James McGill, a Montreal fur trader, merchant, and civic leader, who died in 1813, leaving an endowment for the fou...
An external scholarship is an umbrella term for any source of funding for students (e.g. award, grant, fellowship) that comes from an organization or association outside of McGill. The funding that is offered by external scholarships can be for study and research at McGill, and for international work placements, unpaid internships, cultural achievements, study & research abroad, etc.
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Information on Resources and services for students such as Academic advising, Counselling (academic)
Improving your academic skills, Libraries
Resolving academic disputes Rights & responsibilities, Tutoring.
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Information on Undergraduate studies, Graduate and postdoctoral studies, Continuing education, Summer studies. Read More »
Canadians place great importance on learning, and have developed a first-rate education system with high standards. The country spends more on education (as a percentage of GDP) compared to the OECD a... Read More »
Private schools exist in every province and provide an attractive alternative for families seeking an overseas education for their children. All private schools must be registered w... Read More »
The university year in Canada usually runs from September to May. Some universities are on a semester system, the fall semester (Sept-Dec), and the winter semester (Jan-May), or trimester system, with... Read More »
Requesting for the Application form
There are some differences in the application process if you are applying to colleges and universities in different province of Canada.
Send enquiries at least 15 to 18 months before the proposed d... Read More »
It measures ability to communicate in English across all four language skills "listening, reading, writing and speaking" for people who intend to study or work where English is the language ... Read More »
For Undergraduate Study
Students who are applying for a Bachelor program or another undergraduate course would be required to submit a secondary school report and transcripts of the qualifying exams.
The form should be f... Read More »
You may work on campus at the institution where you study without a work permit, if you are a full-time student at a publicly-funded post-secondary institution or a private institution authorized by p... Read More »
There are various organisations within Canada that administer scholarship programs but they are usually for graduate students and professors who are studying or researching a specific subject; Canadia... Read More »
A study permit
For any study program of up to six months no study permit is required
For programs longer than six months require a study permit.
For Quebec-bound students, a CAQ (Quebec Application Certificate) is... Read More »