Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies Field Semester

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Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies Field Semester


Offered: Summer term

Location: Bellairs Research Institute in Barbados

Enrolment Limit: 25 students

Fees: In addition to the regular McGill fees, students will be required to pay the additional costs associated with delivering the courses in the field. These costs include accommodation and most food, as well as other field costs. Fees for 2014 are CAD$7,000; this does not include airfare.

McGill students are eligible for a Mobility Award; see for details or contact the Scholarships and Student Aid Office (SSAO) at mobilityaward [at]

Application Deadline: Please consult the website for upcoming deadlines.

Application Details: Students must submit a letter of intent, a CV, and an application form which is available on our website, to julie.major [at] Further details are available at

Prerequisites: A CGPA of 3.00 and higher is recommended.

For more information on the field studies minor and course lists, see the eCalendar under Faculties & Schools > Faculty of Science > Undergraduate > Academic Programs > Field Study > Field Studies - Minor Field Studies (18 credits).

Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2014-2015 (last updated Aug. 13, 2014) (disclaimer)
Field Studies—2014-2015 (last updated Aug. 13, 2014) (disclaimer)