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Last Updated: March 13, 2021

How to get a master's degree from Canada

A Master's degree is a graduate-level degree that can be pursued after your undergraduate studies. By completing this degree, you will be essentially specializing within your field of interest, allow yourself the opportunity of a high-paid job within your field of study. Such a degree is useful for those who are looking to get into the industry after finishing their degree, those interested in getting a feel for research before committing to a much longer 5-6 years for a Ph.D.

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Top 5 universities for a postgraduate degree

1. University of Toronto

2. University of British Columbia

3. University of Alberta

4. McMaster University

5. McGill University




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