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International student funding

As an international student, various funding sources are available for your first-time undergraduate degree at McGill.

5 reasons
students choose McGill

Feels like home

It feels like home

 

Montreal is one of the best student cities in the world. We speak English and French, and you will hear many other languages on campus. This is where you will find your community.


Discover Montreal

 

Friends on campus

A ton of new friends

 

McGill students come from over 150 countries. You will forge strong connections with the diverse student body and the many extracurricular activities on campus.


Find your community

 

Cost

A competitive cost

 

The cost of going to McGill is highly competitive — from tuition to affordable living costs in Montreal. Plan ahead and make your transition into life at McGill as smooth as possible.


Calculate your cost

 

Career Suitcase

A gateway to a great career

 

Your McGill degree will create opportunities. Here, you will build your skills and expand your professional network through internships, coop programs and research opportunities.


Learn about careers

 

Earth

McGill follows you wherever you go

As a McGill graduate, you are part of a network of over 300,000 alumni based in more than 180 countries. We provide you with the support and services you need to get the most from your education

Learn more

 

International students

Become a McGill student

☛ McGill in numbers

27085
Undergraduate students in Fall 2022
over 150 countries
represented on campus
by mother tongue

46.8%
English


53.2%
Other
by school of origin
30.4%
International

46.8%
Quebec

22.8%
Rest of Canada

 

Student story

Hear it from our students

Learn from current McGill students about student life, working at McGill, getting involved on campus and other things you can do while living in Montreal and studying at McGill.

How easy is it for International students?

What will it cost?

The cost of going to McGill is highly competitive — from tuition to affordable living costs in Montreal.

Explore costs

 

Can I get advice?

International Student Services can help with things like study permits, immigration and health insurance.

Explore our services

 

 

How's my English?

If English isn't an official language in your country, you may need to complete an English proficiency test.

Learn more

 

Programs

Over 300 undergraduate programs available

Viewbook Cover 2023

Explore our undergraduate viewbook for International students

Are you ready?

☛ Need help applying?

  • Visit our FAQ page.

  • Browse the International Student Services page for information on immigration procedures, your health insurance, work permits, and other services available to you.

  • Check the activities available for First-Year Students at McGill.

  • Discover our housing options available for first-year students at both our Downtown and Mac campuses.

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