McMaster University - Bachelor's Degree

McMaster's purpose is the discovery, transfer and preservation of knowledge. It is committed to creativity and innovation when it comes to teaching. And the university also wants to inspire critical thinking, passion for lifelong learning and personal growth in each of its students.

  • Average Tuition CAD 17,122

School Description

McMaster University's main campus, located in Hamilton's Westdale neighbourhood, is comprised of 300 acres of scenic property at the western end of Lake Ontario. The university was founded in 1887 in Toronto through a bequest from the estate of Senator William McMaster, a member of the first senate. It was relocated from Toronto to Hamilton in 1930. Notable alumni of McMaster University include government officials, academics, business leaders and two Nobel laureates.

Bachelor Programs

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Arts and Science

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of social systems, social institutions, and social behavior.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Business

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the general study of business, including the processes of interchanging goods and services (buying, selling and producing), business organization, and accounting as used in profit-making and nonprofit public and private institutions and agencies. The programs may prepare individuals to apply business principles and techniques in various occupational settings.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Chemical and Physical Science

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A general, program that focuses on the integrative scientific study of biological issues related to health and medicine, or a program in one or more of the biomedical sciences that is undifferentiated as to title. Includes instruction in any of the basic medical sciences at the research level; biological science research in biomedical faculties; and general studies encompassing a variety of the biomedical disciplines.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Computer Science

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on computer theory, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. Includes instruction in the principles of computational science, computer development and programming, and applications to a variety of end-use situations.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Engineering

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the solution of practical problems.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Environmental and Earth Sciences

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on environment-related issues using scientific, social scientific, or humanistic approaches or a combination. Includes instruction in the basic principles of ecology and environmental science and related subjects such as policy, politics, law, economics, social aspects, planning, pollution control, natural resources, and the interactions of human beings and nature.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Health Sciences

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares registered nurses to promote health and provide preventive and curative nursing services for groups or communities under the supervision of a public health agency. Includes instruction in community and rural health, family therapy and intervention, disease prevention, health education, and community health assessment.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Humanities

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on combined studies and research in the humanities subjects as distinguished from the social and physical sciences, emphasizing languages, literatures, art, music, philosophy and religion.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Kinesiology

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on activities and principles that promote physical fitness, achieve and maintain athletic prowess, and accomplish related research and service goals. Includes instruction in human movement studies, motivation studies, rules and practice of specific sports, exercise and fitness principles and techniques, basic athletic injury prevention and treatment, and organizing and leading fitness and sports programs.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Mathematics and Statistics

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the analysis of quantities, magnitudes, forms, and their relationships, using symbolic logic and language. Includes instruction in algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Medical Radiation Sciences

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of medicine, involving the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of illnesses, injuries, and other disorders of the human body. Includes instruction in the basic medical sciences, clinical medicine, examination and diagnosis, patient communications, medical ethics and law, professional standards, and rotations in specialties such as internal medicine, surgery, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedics, neurology, ophthalmology, radiology, clinical pathology, anesthesiology, family medicine, and psychiatry.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Music

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the knowledge and skills associated with personal music appreciation, the playing of a musical instrument, singing or recreational composition. This CIP code is not valid for IPEDS reporting.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Nursing

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Social Sciences

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of social systems, social institutions, and social behavior.

  • McMaster University
    1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

    Studio Art

    CAD 25,317 Tuition Fee

    Any instructional program in fine arts and art studies not listed above.

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  • Times World University Rankings 113
  • QS Rankings (Global) 140
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 66
  • SchoolApply Ranking 126

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  • Minimum incoming TOEFL 86
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50

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            2013-2014, International Relations - Global Political Economy

            Greatest AccomplishmentYYOnly spent one year there to get my Masters degree but that year remained one of my best because of the great people (professors and students) to the research opportunities. Attending this university was one of the best decisions of my life!

          • 1978-1982, Marketing, Art History

            Discovered my passionYYMac and the business school gave birth to my love of marketing and global brand strategy. And I had a hell of a lot of fun

          • 1981, Statistics and Computer Science

            I highly recommend McMaster UniversityYMcMaster has been a part of my family with three generations attending over the past 75 years. We highly recommend McMaster if you are looking for a world class education and a culture with the students best interest in mind.