Premasters program at Royal Roads University in Canada

Pre-Master's Program


Prepare For Your Master's

Advance your English language, study skills and academic knowledge, so that you are fully prepared to meet the demands of graduate-level study.

What This Program Gives You

You will improve your English language, academic, critical thinking, public speaking and interpersonal skills. These skills will provide you with the base for successfully completing a graduate degree.

Who is This Program for?

Ambitious international students who want to study a graduate degree at Royal Roads University, but who do not meet the entry requirements for direct entry.

Sample Program Curriculum

Pre-Master's program curriculum

MGM and MATM
  Semester 1 Semester 2
1 Semester Pre-Masters Program *Critical Thinking, Accounting, Academic Communication, English for Academic Purposes -
2 Semester Pre-Masters Program Academic Listening and Note Taking, Speaking Discourse and Presentation Skills, Academic Reading, Academic Writing *Critical Thinking, Accounting, Academic Communication, English for Academic Purposes
MAIIC
  Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
1 Semester Pre-Masters Program English for Academic Purposes - Advanced, Introduction to Communication Theory and History - -
2 Semester Pre-Masters Program *Critical Thinking, Academic Communication, English for Academic Purposes English for Academic Purposes - Advanced, Introduction to Communication Theory and History -
3 Semester Pre-Masters Program Academic Listening and Note Taking, Speaking Discourse and Presentation Skills, Academic Reading, Academic Writing *Critical Thinking, Academic Communication, English for Academic Purposes English for Academic Purposes - Advanced, Introduction to Communication Theory and history

Progress to Your Graduate Degree

Once you complete the program, and achieve the required grades, you will progress to one of the following graduate degrees at Royal Roads University:

Study plan options

Suggested Pre-Masters Program intakes for progression

PMP intakes PMP semester options Progress to Masters of Global Management Progress to MA in Tourism Management Progress to MA in Intercultural and International Communication
January 1 May May n/a
2 September n/a September
3 n/a n/a n/a
May 1 September n/a September
2 January n/a n/a
3 n/a n/a n/a
September 1 January n/a n/a
2 May May n/a
3 n/a n/a September

Other study plans may be possible but would result in a gap in studies. Students entering MAIIC must complete their final semester of PMP in the April semester.

*Based upon completed secondary school work, students will be assigned at time of admission a plan of study that includes up to three preparation components, either two academic with EAP, only academic courses, or only EAP. Final tuition will be adjusted to reflect your assigned plan of study

Key Facts


Course Information

Course length: One or two semesters (MGM and MATM); one, two or three semesters (MAIIC only)
Start dates: May and September

Fees

Visit our fees page to learn more about student tuition and accommodation fees.

Entry Requirements

Depending on your level of English, you may need to begin your program with the Intensive English Program. Learn more about academic and English language level entry requirements.

Manuel from Venezuela testimonial at Royal Roads University

"The Pre-Master's Program is excellent. You can take courses like financial accounting, public speaking, and critical thinking."


Manuel from Venezuela Master of Global Management