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CAD 16000

Tuition Fee (CAD)

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CAD 120

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36 months


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Program Overview

In the program you'll go from lakes to rivers, and coastal zones to the fragile offshore. You'll be responsible for protecting the marine environment and developing solutions to manage our marine resources. You'll gain hands-on experience as you search for smart solutions in the field, lab and boardroom.

Upon graduating and kick-starting your career, you'll be among the highly- respected professionals who influence this new and rapidly-growing sector of the industry.

Program Structure
This program consists of six academic semesters, two practical skills training sessions, one work term and one professional orientation session.

  • First year: Two academic terms followed by a technical session.
  • Second year: Two academic terms followed by a practical skills session and a work term.
  • Third year: Two academic terms followed by a four-week professional orientation.

Additional Information

Program Level UG Certificate / Diploma

Application Processing Days 30

Program Intensity Full-Time

Work Permit work permit PGWP

General Admission Requirement

    • Minimum Overall Score - 6.5 - With No Band Less Than - 6
    • Minimum Overall Score - 79

Academic Requirement

  • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have Grade 12 / High School Diploma or equivalent.

6.5 IELTS Score With no band less than 5.5
79 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
55% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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Tuition Fee

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Average Tuition Fee Per Year


Tuition Fee

CAD 120

Application Fee

12000 Per year

Average Cost of Living

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Student Visa

When Should I Apply?

4 to 6 months

Bank Account?

No Need

Duration of visa

Course Duration + 3 Months

Time to Wait for Visa

35 Days



How can you apply

Cost and Expenses


Visa Fee

Minimum Funds

833 CAD, 917 CAD

Other Expenses

Medical Fee and more

Examination and Skills

Medical Examination


Language Skills


Work Permit

Students who wish to work in Canada require a work permit to do so. A student in Canada can work part-time during the course of his studies and full-time during holidays and semester breaks and post the completion of their course/program.

Work Permit

Till valid study visa

Working Hours

20 hours/week

Documents Required

Study Permit

Social Insurance Number

Study Permit

Post Graduate Work Permit

The Post- Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) allows you to work for three years in Canada if you have completed a two years degree or more.

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Form or Online

Documents Required

List of Documents

When to Apply

First 3 months

How long does it take?

90 Days


3 Years


CAD 255


Scholarships and Awards
The Marine Institute scholarship program is made up of internally and externally administered scholarships.

Scholarship presentations take place twice per academic year in November and March.

Applications are made available and accepted in the term in which students are applying, usually in the first full week of classes in the academic term, from the Office of Student Affairs (W3013). Students must submit an application in the term they wish to be considered for a scholarships. Students will not be considered without a submitted application.

Students will be automatically assessed for entrance scholarships and no application is required.

Please note: Students may be required to submit additional application forms to be considered for externally administered scholarships.

Scholarship eligibility guidelines can be found here.

A list of scholarships, awards and bursaries and their eligibility criteria can be found below.

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