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Policies for Students

Student Rights and Responsibilities

 The Handbook on Student Rights and Responsibilities is the official souce of information about your personal and academic rights and responibilities.

Academic Integrity

As a McGill student, you are responsible for knowing the rules and regulations concerning academic honesty.

Perhaps more important, it is also your responsibility to help maintain the academic integrity of the University.

FAQ - Applying: Prospective Students

Q: I am thinking about coming to McGill.
Is there anyone I can speak to?

A: The Welcome Centre is a good place to learn about life at McGill. They can set up tours and even arrange for you to sit in on classes. They will also answer questions regarding admission to the university.

For more information visit McGill's prospective students website.

Tel.: 514-398-6555 
Email: welcome [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Registration for Currently Registered Students

All students should refer to the Minerva web site to register, access and maintain important information, and complete administrative requirements.

Study Away, Exchange and Quebec Inter-University Transfer

Students registered in the Faculty of Education have the opportunity to study at another university for one term (fall or winter), or one academic year (fall and winter).

Quebec Inter-University Transfer (IUT)

  • Students who are in satisfactory standing may, with permission of the Faculty, register at any Quebec university for three (3), or exceptionally six (6), credits per term.
  • Credit is only granted for courses passed with a grade of C or better.

Graduation and Convocation

The Application for Graduation is available on Minerva for students who are registered for their final year.

Please refer to the Student Information web site for information on Graduation and Diploma which provides you with information on:

  • Applying to Graduate
  • Personal Information Update process
  • Convocation Information and advice
  • Diploma information

In order to graduate, students must complete all faculty and p

Examinations

Please do not make travel arrangements to leave Montreal prior to the scheduled end of any examination period.

  • Examinations: Schedules, Information about Conflicts, Deferred and Supplemental exams
  • Note: Students who have a scheduled examination during a Field Experience must take the exam as scheduled and inform the Office of Student Teaching and their cooperating teacher.

Undergraduate Programs in Education

    The Academic Units of the Faculty of Education offer a variety of programs leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Science (Kinesiology). Refer to the eCalendar for the most up-to-date program information.

    Bachelor of Education

    This program consists of academic and professional courses, as well as studies in pedagogy and educational foundations. Students must complete a minimum of five years of study (150 credits) in order to be eligible for a BEd degree.

    English Language Requirement

    English Exam for Teacher Certification (EETC) (Course Number EDEC 215 / EDTL 515)

    The Quebec Ministère de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport (MELS), and the Faculty of Education require that all students in teacher education programs demonstrate their proficiency in the language of instruction. To fulfil this obligation, all students newly admitted into Year 1 of the BEd programs (except TFSL) are required to write the English Exam for Teacher Certification (EETC) during the fall term of their first year in the program.