Eligibility & Entry Requirement
- Candidate must present a minimum 65 percent in English or equivalent.
- Candidate must present a minimum 2.00 GPA in a transferrable post-secondary English course.
- Students should achieve a minimum of 3.00 cumulative GPA.
- Students must be qualified in IELTS or TOEFL to get admission in this program.
Indian Student Eligibility:
- The student has graduated from senior secondary school or equivalent.
- Minimum 4 major subjects in 12th Grade, including English, with an average of 70% and no course less than 65%.
Required Document List
Following are the required Documents:
- CV/Resume: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work and/or volunteer experience.
- Transcript: A PDF copy of all post-secondary transcripts within the application or in Carleton Central.
- Two Letter of Reference: Referees (Teachers, guidance counselors, or Professors) should comment on academics and that references should submit along with the application system.
- Statement of Intent: Explain the reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.
- Writing Sample: Students applying for a job, internship, may be asked to provide a writing sample that allows an employer or graduate program to judge student ability to convey a written message.
- Study proposal: Document proposing a research project, generally in the sciences or academia, and generally constitutes a request for sponsorship of that research.
- Statement of Purpose: An essay stating the purpose of applying to a particular course at a particular university.
- Statement of research interests: Student has to fill their interesting research work area in the application form.
VISA & Work Study
- The students need a study visa to study at designated learning institutions (DLI) in Canada.
- A Study Visa is issued to students by Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and authorizes an individual to study at a designated learning institution in Canada for the duration of the program of study.
- The Visa is usually valid for the length of the study program, plus an extra 90 days.
- Students may also need a visitor visa or an electronic travel authorization (eTA).
- At the time of VISA application, students need to provide various documents:
- Letter of Acceptance from the University of Calgary
- Proof of Financial Support
Students with a valid Study Visa, enrolled full time are eligible to work on-campus and off-campus.
On-Campus: Students registered as full-time and have a valid Study Visa, may work on-campus
- There is no legal restriction on the number of hours to work on-campus, so long as the student remains a full-time student can work on-campus.
- Students may also work more than one job.
Off-Campus: Students are enrolled full-time, have a valid study permit, and are in a program that leads to a UCalgary degree that takes longer than 6 months to complete, they may be eligible to work off-campus.
- The graduate students can work 20 hours per week off-campus during regular academic sessions of Fall and Winter terms.
- The undergraduate students can work 20 hours per week off-campus full-time during scheduled breaks.
Work Permit: A work permit that allows international students to work full-time while still being enrolled full-time. Students may only use this work permit to work full-time during their co-op/practicum terms in a work.
Career and Placement after Course
Career opportunities are:
- Technology sector
- Business start-ups
- Computer Science research
- Business Analysis
- Loss Prevention
- Advancement Career Change
- Software Development
- Product Development.