The SIS difference!
Here are some great reasons to apply to the McGill School of Information Studies:
McGill University is renowned for its high academic standards, world-class faculty and international dimension. SIS alumni are appreciated in many parts of the world. Studying here means becoming a member of a great community.
The School is located in the heart of bilingual and multicultural Montreal, a wonderful city by any standard. Indeed, Montréal, c’est magnifique! Not only is Montreal noted as the friendliest Canadian city for students in the QS Best Student Cities 2015, it is also ranked the 8th most student-friendly city worldwide!
For more than 100 years, SIS has been at the forefront of education of information professionals, training leaders in the field.
The master's program curriculum offers a highly flexible of areas of interest and courses, enabling students to craft a program based on interests and career goals.
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Our master's program offers students the opportunity to enroll in a practicum program and gain real-world, practical experience at impressive practicum sites.
Our employment surveys reveal that a majority of our masters students enjoy a professional position within a year of graduation, and a majority of our PhD graduates have been hired by other information schools. View our most recent Graduate Placement survey on our Careers page.
SIS students and student groups take an active role in the life of the School, and our alumni maintain close relationships with us.
SIS professors and students are members of many local, national and international professional and scholarly associations, and attend numerous conferences annually.
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