48 months
748 CAD/credit 22440 CAD/year
188 CAD/credit 5640 CAD/year
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Women's Studies offered at the University of Northern British Columbia, is an interdisciplinary field dedicated to studying the historical, cultural, literary, and societal role of women and gender.

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Why to study

The Women's Studies program at the University of Northern British Columbia ,has strengths in areas such as women's and gender history; gender, literature, and literary theory; gender, colonialism, and postcolonialism; gender and globalization; feminism, justice, and ethics; gender and health; and gender and international studies.

The Women's Studies program offers majors and minors in Women's Studies and, in cooperation with other programs, four joint majors.  At the graduate level, the program offers a Master's degree in Gender Studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Lesbian and Bisexual Lives
  • Gender and Film
  • Contemporary Feminist Theories
  • Selected Topics
  • Anthropological perspectives on Inequality
  • Feminist perspectives in Anthropology
  • Women and the Economy
  • Women and Environmental Issues

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

International students must meet the equivalent of the criteria outlined for High School Admission and University Transfer in British Columbia. Admission is based on the comparison of standards for credentials and grading in the country of origin.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22440 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 748 CAD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    5640 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 188 CAD per credit during 48 months.


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