HOW TO APPLY
Applicants are encouraged to apply on-line. The Graduate Application form (including the Academic Assessment form), and additional instructions are available at: https://connect2.concordia.ca/concordia/
A printable version of the Graduate Application form (including the Academic Assessment form) is available at:
Completed Applications can be:
|Mailed to:Concordia UniversityGraduate Admissions Application Centre
P.O. Box 2002, Station H
Canada H3G 2V4
||Dropped off in person at:Birks Student Service CentreJ.W. McConnell Building, LB-185
1400 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West
Montreal, Quebec H3G 1M6
Mon – Thurs: 10h00 – 19h00
Fridays: 09h00 – 18h00
A Complete Application includes:
Please Note: Part-Time (PT) and Limited Term Appointment (LTA) professors are not eligible to supervise students.
- An Application Form and Fee submitted either online or to the drop-off/courier address above.
- Curriculum vitae (CV)
- A Letter of Intent
- letter of intent should be approximately 5 pages, double-spaced
- provide a brief overview of your undergraduate studies and what courses, professors, or scholarly work and theorists were the most influential and/or the most challenging
- briefly detail the type of potential research (thesis or project) you would like to undertake
- identify courses in our program which are of particular interest to you and professors you feel might support your research interests
- detail any work experience (paid or voluntary) that is relevant to your application
- Writing Sample (e.g. a research paper or essay from a senior undergraduate course)
- Academic Assessment Forms with Reference Letters attached. Three completed forms with letters attached are required. The 2 page form is available online at: http://registrar.concordia.ca/waa/pdf/assessment_opt-in.pdf. Referees need to return the form/letter to the address shown on the form.
- Official Transcript(s) of Studies
- Proof of Canadian Citizenship (if applicable). A legible photocopy of one of the following documents must be provided: Canadian birth certificate; Canadian citizenship card (both sides), permanent Resident paper (IMM-1000), or Permanent Resident card (both sides)
- Applicants whose prior degrees are not from an English or French-speaking university are required to submit TOEFL scores.