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Algonquin College - Ottawa Campus

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University Overview

Dedication to student success is Algonquin College’s guiding principle and is demonstrated through the quality of its programs, staff, the continual expansion of its facilities, and by forging strategic partnerships. Every action since the College was established has been to ensure students have access to the education and skills training demanded by the marketplace to launch a rewarding career.

Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology was established in 1967 and was named after the First Nations people who lived in the area. Algonquin was formed from the merger of the Eastern Ontario Institute of Technology, established 1957, and the Ontario Vocational Centre, established 1965. The College celebrates 51 years as a leader in post secondary education, and has undergone significant growth since its establishment and continues to grow today. All three Algonquin College Campuses have recently completed major expansion projects. 

CAD 11000

Living Cost

CAD 12000-35000

Undergraduate

CAD 12000-24000

Graduate

University Facts

Established in 1967

Programmes 191 Available

Total Students 21059+

Total Int. Students 1300+

Admission Requirement

The following requirements must be fulfilled to get admitted to Algonquin College

  • International students are considered on case-by-case basis. There can be some additional requirements, depending on the program you are applying to.
  • Students are required to submit their original transcripts from their last attended academic institutions. If they are not in English, then submit the translated copies of the same along with the originals.
  • Should provide the certificate issued by the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) that compares educational credentials from other countries to educational standards in Canada.
  • Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of the beginning of the course.
  • You need to submit your English language proficiency test scores if you are coming from a non-English speaking country.

Please note: If you are not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada, you must obtain a valid study permit before you come to Canada.

Minimum IELTS Score

6+

Undergraduate

6.5+

Graduate

Minimum TOEFL Score

80+

Undergraduate

88+

Graduate

Minimum PTE Score

53+

Undergraduate

58+

Graduate

All Programs(191)

Tuition Fee

The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

Approximate Tuition Fee Per Year

12000 - 35000 Per year

Undergraduate(CAD)

12000 - 24000 Per year

Graduate(CAD)

CAD16558Tuition Fee

CAD11000Living Cost

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Features

  • Academic Counseling
  • Accomodation (On Campus)
  • Campus Security
  • Career Support
  • Co-op Program
  • Day Care Centers
  • Financial Assistance
  • Food & Dining Sevices
  • Health Insurance
  • Internet Services
  • Internship & on-the-job training
  • IT Services Helpdesk
  • Library Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Orientation for new students
  • Parking and Transit
  • Recruitment Services
  • Scholarships and Awards
  • Social and Cultural Events
  • Sports & Recreation Facilities
  • Student Club and Socities
  • Student Leaderships
  • Student Unions and Associations
  • Study & Work Permit
  • Tax Information (T2202A)
  • Work While Studying
  • Student Learning Centre
  • University Transfer Options
  • Continuing Education
  • Women Safety and Resources Centre
  • International Student Life Centre
  • Academic/Career Portals

Students

Algonquin College has carved a niche for itself owing to the exceptional student services made available to the students. There are a vast number of student services available at Algonquin College, which help the students both old and new in numerous different ways. The following are a few of them:

Scholarships

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