English, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
  • English (book IELTS)
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
The Department of English at the University of Windsor offers two fields within the M.A. Program in English: Literature and Creative Writing, and Literature and Language. Within the Literature and Language field, there are two different options: the Thesis Option and the Course Work Option.


The Literature and Creative Writing field allows students to combine graduate-level study of literature with advanced work on creative writing in a two-term workshop and by developing a significant independent writing project. Within the Literature and Language field, the Course Work Option offers exposure to a wide variety of topics in literature, composition and rhetoric, and linguistics. The Thesis Option allows students to investigate a single topic in depth through independent, extended research with faculty supervision.

Programme Structure

Programs of Study

M.A. in English: Literature and Creative Writing:

  • Creative Writing Seminar A and B (Fall and Winter Terms)
  • Four graduate seminars
  • Creative Writing ProjectScholarship and the Profession (a pass/fail 4-week course)
M.A. in English: Literature and Language:
  • Thesis Option
  • Five graduate seminars
  • Thesis/project
  • Scholarship and the Profession (a pass/ fail 4-week course)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Average part-time duration 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

The minimum qualifications for admission to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research for the Master of Arts programs in English are: (1) an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in English; (2) a B average in all undergraduate English courses; (3) a B+ average in English courses in the final year.

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