University of Toronto – School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
65/63 St George Street
Toronto, ON
Canada M5S 2Z9

Program Information
Faculty: School of Graduate Studies
Degree: Master
Field of Study: German Language and Literature
Description The MA degree in Germanic Languages and Literatures is offered in two fields: German Literature, Culture and Theory, and Yiddish Studies. The course-based, one-year MA program normally spans two sessions. Students have the option to concurrently enrol one of the collaborative specializations at U of T, such as Women and Gender Studies, Jewish Studies, Transnational and Diaspora Studies, or Book History and Print Culture. This also requires registration in their respective core course(s). The MA in German is a full-time program, but may also be taken part-time under extenuating circumstances. Graduates may continue on to doctoral studies as well as embarking on careers in translation, language teaching, literary editing, cultural programing, and corporate and administrative positions requiring advanced communication and analytical skills.
Website: Germanic Languages and Literatures: German Literature, Culture and Theory (MA) at University of Toronto – School of Graduate Studies
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:

National: $6,960.00

Cost per year is for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 93] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580]

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Work Experience

Applicants to the one-year MA program in the field German Literature, Culture and Theory must have completed an appropriate bachelor’s degree from a recognized university that includes at least 6.0 full-course equivalents (FCEs) in German language, literature, and culture, with an average grade of at least a B+.