The Department of Anthropology offers the levels of Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Arts (postulation based). Understudies pondering alumni work in Anthropology should guide their requests to the Graduate Program Advisor/Research Coordinator of the Department.
Departmental Graduate Program Guidelines can be found on our Graduate Student Information site connected to the Department of Anthropology Website.
Entrance Requirements for Anthropology graduate program
For the MA program (proposal based), the Department’s base affirmation prerequisites are a college degree in Anthropology or a firmly related control with a confirmation GPA of at any rate 3.3 on the 4-point scale from the University of Alberta, or an identical capability and remaining from a perceived establishment.The confirmation GPA will be determined on the last ★60 of evaluated coursework finished, or on what might be compared to the most recent two years of full-time reviewed coursework.
For the PhD program, the Department’s base affirmation necessities are a theory based graduate degree with a confirmation GPA of in any event 3.3 on the 4-point scale from the University of Alberta, or an identical capability and remaining from a perceived organization. The affirmation GPA will be determined on the last ★60 of evaluated coursework finished, or on what might be compared to the most recent two years of full-time reviewed coursework.
Candidates to the PhD program should effectively safeguard their MA proposal to fulfil the Fall assembly time constraint of their college. Inability to furnish the University of Alberta with notice of the MA proposal guard by August 1 of the confirmation year can refute the proposal of affirmation.
Where relevant, candidates should give confirmation of English Language Proficiency (allude to English Language Requirement). Any of coming up next is satisfactory:
- TOEFL score of 90 with no band under 21 (web based) or same;
- IELTS (scholarly) in general band score of 6.5;
- CAEL by and large score of 70 with in any event 70 on each subtest;
- PTE by and large score of 61.
All candidates are additionally needed to present the accompanying:
- An assertion of purpose – this ought to indicate the zone of interest and the designs for concentrate in the alumni program
- Definite educational program vitae
- Three unique scholarly letters of reference
- A composing test – this can incorporate a checked paper, distributed article, article composition, MA postulation or part thereof.
Likewise, candidates are urged to recognize expected managers ahead of the survey of their application. See the Department site for additional data.
In uncommon cases, the division may give admission to the PhD program straightforwardly from a single man’s program in Anthropology.
Understudies with certificates in a fixation other than Anthropology are urged to talk with the Associate Chair (Graduate Programs) about their qualification to apply.
Cutoff time for receipt of finished applications, including all supporting documentation and letters of reference, for confirmation is January 5.
Graduate instructing and examination assistantships and various grants are accessible to qualified understudies. Kindly see the Department site for additional subtleties.
Graduate Program Requirements
Under the subject heading Anthropology (ANTHR), all the graduate courses can be found in Course Listings.