McGill University / マギル大学

 

McGill McGill
Number of students 2  3 (Updated: August 24, 2016)
Eligibility Second-, third-, or fourth-year undergraduate, or graduate students
Period of study September 2017 - April 2018
Location 3415 McTavish Street, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1Y1, Canada
University profile There’s no place in the world quite like Montreal. It is a city steeped in culture and infused with internationalism. Of Montreal’s 3.6 million residents, nearly 800,000 were born outside of Canada. A further 220,000 are students at universities or other professional post-secondary programs, making Montreal one of the world’s most student-friendly cities. Its safe, socially vibrant setting makes Montreal one of the world’s most livable cities. McGill University is a thriving city within a city –a community of learners where passionate, independent minds come together to combine their great ideas and make even greater ones. It’s a place pulsing with life, where our students –35,000-strong from about 150 countries –are earning their places at the vanguards of their fields –from music to medicine, from the art of architecture to the science of sustainability.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Arts, Education, Engineering, Management, Music, and Science. Students should always be enrolled in the same program at their home university OR present sufficient educational background in subject area. There are limited spaces in Chemical, Civil and Mechanical disciplines for the Factuly of Engineering.
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Architecture, Law, Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Continuing Studies
Graduate programs open to exchange students Same faculties as noted for undergraduate studies, but Graduate Studies has additional requirements.
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students MBA and faculties other than stated above
Minimum GPA (UG) 3.0
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) • Management and Education (TESL): TOEFL iBT 100, or IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0
• Music: TOEFL iBT 79-80, or IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0
• Other faculties: TOEFL iBT 90 with minimum of 21 on each component, or IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0
Minimum language proficiency (G) TOEFL iBT 86 with minimum of 20 on each component. Some departments have a higher requirement.
Academic calendar 2016 FALL SEMESTER:
  Orientation: the last week of August
  Classes begin: September 2, 2016
  Exams end: December 20, 2016

2017 WINTER SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: January 4, 2017
  Exams end: April 28, 2017
Important university website for exchange students http://www.mcgill.ca/students/international/students-coming-mcgill/request-exchange
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Dormitory information It is rare for exchange students to be offered a space in university residence.
Off-campus housing: www.mcgill.ca/students/housing/offcampus