Mcmaster University – Canada
McMaster University (commonly referred as McMaster or Mac) is a public research university whose main campus is located in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.Be established in 1887, McMaster considered is one of the best intellectual centers in Canada.
Famous in fields such as science and art, physical medicine and health, every year, McMaster has attracted over 1,000 enrollment international students. The University has excellent lecturers, Dr. Bertram Brockhouse, co-won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1994 is one of the renowned lecturer in this school.
The main campus is located on 121 hectares of land in the residential neighbourhood of Westdale, adjacent to Hamilton's Royal Botanical Gardens. The campus atmosphere is friendly, casual and cosmopolitan, with many support facilities and groups assisting students with their day-to-day needs and concerns. The University is home to students from over 70 different countries.
The university operates six academic faculties: the DeGroote School of Business, Engineering, Health Sciences, Humanities, Social Science, and Science. It is a member of the U15, a group of research-intensive universities in Canada.
The university is co-educational, and has over 24,500 undergraduate and nearly 4,000 post-graduate students. Notable alumni include government officials, academics, business leaders and two Nobel laureates.
-The university ranked 92nd in the 2013-2014 Times Higher Education World University Rankings
- 92nd in the 2012 Academic Ranking of World Universities,
- 140th in the 2013 QS World University Rankings.
- Academic expenses:
All fees subject to change. Tuition fee of McMaster University for school year 2013 -2014 will likely fall into the following ranges:
- Living expenses
Accommodation: $380 to $760 per month
Meals: $275 to $375 per month
Health Insurance: $756 per year
Intake: There are 2 sessions: Spring/summer session, fall/winter session.
Scholarships and Bursaries
At McMaster University, international students who have registered to begin their full time
study in an undergraduate programme are eligible to receive the Scholarships. It is a discipline based entrance scholarship for foreign students, the amount of the award is up to $2000.
The applicant must fulfill all the requirements needed to gain entrance into an undergraduate programme at McMaster. Upon registration into an undergraduate programme the applicant will be automatically considered for the Scholarship based on the student's past academic standing and potential for success in the programme.
All international students will be able to compete for the in-course scholarships starting the second year.