Lifelong Learning for a Brighter World

Monica Bilan standing outside of McMaster University Continuing Education smiling at the camera Monica Bilan standing outside of McMaster University Continuing Education smiling at the camera

McMaster University

Continuing Education

Here when you need us.

Open Enrolment

This program is an open enrolment program. There is no formal admission procedure. To enrol in a course or the program, simply register online. Students should register at least three weeks before classes begin. Courses can be taken as part of a program or individually.

To be admitted to open enrolment Continuing Education programs, students must have:

  • an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent;
  • be a mature student as defined in the Undergraduate Calendar of McMaster University; or
  • be deemed an exceptional case.

English Language Proficiency Requirements



If your first language is not English, you must meet the University’s English language proficiency requirements.