Program Information

School: University of Ottawa/Université d’Ottawa
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: History, General
Description: The study of history promotes a better understanding of how societies work, the factors that bring them together and set them apart, and the events that shape their values and identity. It also helps to explain how different political and legal systems came into being and how economic and geographical conditions affect the way in which countries evolve. You can choose from a wide variety of courses in Canadian, American, European and world history. Your diploma in history provides you with an excellent foundation for a successful career in everything from law, journalism and administration to teaching, diplomacy, communications and the public service. The French immersion stream is available with this program.
URL: History at University of Ottawa/Université d’Ottawa
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $32,636
Careers: Historians

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 74

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Français 

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]