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McMaster University

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  • A Shiksha Grade
  • Institute Icon6 Campuses
  • Estd. 1887
Dark Clock Icon Last updated on 27 Sep '23, by Akanksha Malhotra (Study Abroad Expert)

McMaster University Highlights

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Year of establishment1887
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Also Known AsMac
Accepted Exams
Total International Students2823
Size of Campus in acres300
Endowments ValueCanadian Dollar 704 million
No.of Campuses6
Accommodation expenses6875 CAD for 4 sharing (UG),6875 CAD for 4 sharing (PG)
Meal expenses4875 CAD (UG),4875 CAD (PG)
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Commonly asked questions
On Highlights

Q:   What is the acceptance rate of McMaster University for Indian students?

Q:   What is McMaster University known for?

Q:   Does McMaster University accept GRE scores for graduate admissions?

Q:   How many international students go to McMaster?

McMaster University Fees & Eligibility

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Courses1st Year Tuition FeesDuration & Eligibility
MS(37 courses)
INR 7 L - 25 L
Duration8 months-5 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7, TOEFL: 86 - 92, PTE: 63 - 70
B.E. / B.Tech(46 courses)
INR 25 L - 37 L
Duration4-5 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 86 & Above, PTE: 60 & Above
MASc(9 courses)
INR 7 L - 12 L
Duration18 months-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 88 - 92, PTE: 63 - 70
B.Sc.(42 courses)
INR 22 L - 35 L
Duration4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 86 & Above, PTE: 60 & Above
B.A.(72 courses)
INR 22 L - 24 L
Duration3-4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above
M.A.(20 courses)
INR 7 L - 12 L
Duration12 months-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7
UG certificate(10 courses)
INR 2 L - 8 L
Duration6 months-1 year
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 86 & Above, PTE: 60 & Above
MIM(8 courses)
INR 7 L - 33 L
Duration12-20 months
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7.5, TOEFL: 92 & Above, PTE: 63 & Above
BBA(5 courses)
INR 22 L - 26 L
Duration3-4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above
MEng(10 courses)
INR 12 L - 23 L
Duration1 year-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 88 & Above, PTE: 70 & Above
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McMaster University Scholarships

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McMaster University Admission Dates

  • Application fees :CAD 59 - 156
  • Type of deadline :Regular
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Type of documentsApplicable for
SOPNot required
LORNeeded for few courses
EssaysNot required
CVNeeded for few courses
Additional documentsRequired
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Intake seasonDeadline
Fall1ˢᵗ Apr 2024
Spring1ˢᵗ Apr 2023
Winter5ᵗʰ Oct 2023
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Q:   How are applications accepted at McMaster University?

McMaster University Placements

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McMaster University Rankings

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Q:   Is McMaster University a top university?

Studying in Canada

Average Accommodation Expense

INR 4.4 L (based on 51 colleges)

Average Meals Expense

INR 2.7 L (based on 33 colleges)

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Cost of Visa Application
CAD 150 = INR 9,019.5
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About the author

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Mac Others(5)Health Sciences Centre
Mac Others(4)Accommodation
Mac Others(3)David Braley Athletic Centre
Mac Others(2)John Hodgins Engineeering Building
Mac Others(1)Hamilton Hall


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University CityHamilton, Ontario, Canada

Contact Information


1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8S4L8
Hamilton ( Ontario)

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