McGill University / マギル大学




Number of students 3 ( including number of student spots slided from AY2020 : 0) *Updated October 30, 2020
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study September - April
Location 3415 McTavish Street, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 0C8, 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 from about 150 countries -are earning their places at the vanguards of their fields.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Arts, Education, Engineering, Management 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 Faculty of Engineering as well as the Faculty of Management for students from a university without a faculty-specific agreement.
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students

Architecture*, Law*, Music*, Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Continuing Studies
*normally not open to university-wide agreements (space permitting)
*must be registered in same program at home university

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)

• TOEFL iBT 90 with no section less than 21, or IELTS 6.5 with no section less than 6.0
• Management and Education (TESL): TOEFL iBT 100 or IELTS 6.5 with no section less than 6.0
• Music: TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.5 with no section less than 6.0

Minimum language proficiency (G) TOEFL iBT 86 with no seciton less than 20. Some departments have a higher requirement.
Academic calendar FALL SEMESTER:
  Orientation: the last week of August
  Classes begin: Early September
  Exams end: End of December

  Classes begin: Early January
  Exams end: End of April
Important university website for exchange students

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Dormitory information Spaces are available but limited, students who indicate they are interested in on-campus housing in their online application will be contacted when application is open.
Off-campus housing: