York University – Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies
Office of Graduate Admissions, P.O. Box GA2300, 4700 Keele Street
Toronto, ON
Canada M3J 1P3

Program Information
Faculty: Glendon
Degree: Master
Field of Study: French Language and Literature, General
Description This unique interdisciplinary program features a double specialization in French Literature and French Linguistics and offers courses in French only on both campuses of York University. You will have the opportunity to research and study French literature and the language of France, French Canada and French communities across the world (for instance Professor Szmidt’s research on North African literature and Professor R. Mougeon’s research on Canadian French and immersion French).
Website: Études Françaises at York University – Graduate Studies
Cost per year:

National: $3,708.68

Cost per year is for the 2017-2018 academic year and includes tuition and supplementary fees.

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 600] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70]

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

All students must have a specialized Baccalaureate, with a minimum general average of B. Their knowledge of oral and written French must be almost native and they must also be proficient in English. Students who hold a Baccalaureate specializing in French and whose course of study corresponds essentially to the courses offered in the Departments of French Studies in Canada can be admitted directly into the program. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in a field other than French must take a number of courses as part of a preparatory program. A minimum average of B is required for admission to the master’s program.