B.A. On Campus


University of New Brunswick

48 months
17023 CAD/year
7270 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Drama program at University of New Brunswick is available as a concentration within the English major. Drama is also available as a minor within the Bachelor of Arts degree.


The requirements for this Drama program at University of New Brunswick are that a student complete the normal English Major requirements in terms of both historical coverage and course restrictions as explained under Major in English, along with courses from relevant drama areas.

Bachelor of Arts

Arts is a four year degree that covers a broad range of subject areas concerned with the study of human beings and the evolution and nature of global societies, ideas, and institutions.

Develop Your Skills

An English degree helps you develop transferable, functional skills such as writing, critical thinking and communication that employers and most work situations require.

Concentrating your studies in a major allows you to gain specific transferable skills, such as those below, which are attractive to particular employers and industries.

  • Writing for different audiences
  • Organizing written work
  • Arguing logically
  • Reading analytically
  • Thinking creatively
  • Summarizing ideas


  • Actor
  • Playwright
  • Screenwriter

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • In your first two years of Arts, you will select courses in fields like humanities, languages, social sciences as well as science and business to provide you with a broad foundation for advanced study in your chosen subject area during the final two years.

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

  • Choose your campus and program
  • Check the admission requirements
  • Complete the application
  • Pay the application fee
  • Official or notarized transcripts/grades for all secondary or high school, colleges and universities you have attended.
  • If applicable, submit the results from any academic tests you have taken, such as SAT, ACT, Cambridge ‘O’ and ‘A’ levels, CXC or others.
  • If you are applying for direct admission to an undergraduate program at UNB and are not exempt from our English language requirements, submit your English language proficiency test score. UNB accepts IELTS; MELAB; TOEFL iBT; TOEFL (paper-based); TOEFL (computer-based); MELAB; CAEL; Pearson Vue, and CanTest.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17023 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17023 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    7270 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7270 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Fredericton

1100 - 2100 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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