Established in 1972 with a propelling motto of “Great Things Happen Here”, Canadore College is a public institute that offers admissions to over 200 undergraduate and graduate programs at the ranking levels of the certificate, diploma, advanced diploma and credit courses for international students.
Regarded as one of the coveted institutes in the list of best higher education institutes of Canada, the college is a global site of diverse ethnicities and cultures that welcomes students of more than 150 countries across the globe. Admissions at Canadore College are offered on a rolling basis and observe no fixed deadlines for its 2 seasonal intakes of Fall and Winter.
The organization has a moderate acceptance rate but follows a very selective approach towards admission. Since the university does not pay emphasis on any one particular factor and assesses all parameters equally while processing applications, candidates are thus advised to apply prior to the equal consideration deadlines to ensure a better chance at selection.
With the highest graduation rate in province and an overall high graduate satisfaction rate of 81%, the institute lives the spirit of its motto every step of the way and ensures to prepare its students for a bright future and some of the high-paying jobs in Canada.
|Application Fee||95 CAD|
|English language proficiency accepted tests||TOEFL/ IELTS or equivalent|
|TOEFL (iBT) minimum score||86 for undergraduate degree courses|
|Application Season||Fall and Winter|
|Graduate Satisfaction Rate||81%|
|Mode of Payment||VISA, Discover Card, Master Card, Local Bank Transfer|
|Financial Aid for International Students||Available as Grants, Loans, Scholarships|
|Work-study||Available on and off-campus|
|Students’ Helpline||Admissions Office 705.474.7600 ext. 5123|
Canadore College offers applications for its plethora of undergraduate and graduate courses for international students around the year. The applications for intakes become available approximately 4-5 months in advance and thus, candidates must note to apply at the first possible opportunity.
Though there are n fixed deadlines, however, the institute does observe certain early consideration deadlines which are as mentioned below.
Document Submission Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Fee: 95 CAD.
Basic Academic Requirement: Higher Secondary School Certificate.
Application process in a few easy steps for international aspirants looking to enroll at the institute to study in Canadais as listed below.
NOTE: Applicants can apply any time round the year for the institute but they are highly encouraged to send in their entries prior to equal consideration deadlines for increasing their chances at enrollment.
International students may submit either TOEFL, IELTS or any other equivalent scores to prove their English proficiency, mandatorily if they don't have English as their first language. Some of the tests considered as valid proof of language proficiency skills along with their corresponding scores are as tabulated below.
|Test||Minimum required score|
International candidates need to apply for a study permit and visa to study in Canada if the duration of the course they have enrolled in is longer than 6 months. The complete process usually lasts up to 4 to 8 weeks. Candidates are thus advised to apply for the permits at the earliest by consulting the nearest Canadain Embassy.
Natives and legal residents of countries including China, India, Morocco, Pakistan, the Philippines, among others are offered an alternative way of applying for a permit by Canadian government which is called Student Direct Stream (SDS). This helps the candidates in processing their permits faster but follows some mandatory requirements which must be met before applying via this medium.
The basic specifications required for SDS are as follows:
Application Fee: 95 CAD.
Basic Academic Requirement: Bachelor’s degree.
International aspirants applying to graduate-level admissions must fulfill some program-specific requirements which are tabulated as follows:
|Requirements||Human Resources Management||Project Management- IT||Business Management||International Nursing License Preparation||Health Care Administration|
|Duration||1 year||1 year||1 year||1 year||1 year|
|Intake Seasons||May and Sept||Jan, May and Sept||Jan, May and Sept||To be decided||Jan, May and Sept|
|Campus||College Drive Campus||Stanford Mississauga, Commerce Court Campus||Stanford Mississauga, Commerce Court Campus||College Drive Campus||Stanford Mississauga, Commerce Court Campus|
|Academic Qualification||Diploma/Degree or Work Experience||Ontario College Diploma/Advanced Diploma/Degree or equivalent||Degree/Diploma or Work Experience||BSc in Nursing or equivalent||Diploma/Degree or equivalent in health-related field|
|English Language Requirements||IELTS- minimum score of 6.0 or equivalent||IELTS- minimum score of 5.5 or equivalent||IELTS- minimum score of 6.0 or equivalent||IELTS- minimum score of 6.5 or equivalent||IELTS- minimum score of 6.0 or equivalent|
|LORs/References||Not Required||Not Required||Not Required||Required||Not Required|
|Work Experience||Required||Not Required||Required||Not Required||Not Required|
|Additional Requirements||-||-||-||Registered as Nurse in home state/country||-|
The institute follows a comprehensive approach while processing applications and starts to release letters of acceptance after February 1 or October 1, depending upon the intake you have applied for. Once a candidate receives an offer of a place, they are supposed to accept it and confirm their enrollment online at ontariocolleges.ca as soon as possible, along with any postadmission requirements mentioned in the offer letter that must be met.
International students while depositing their tuition fee after accepting their offers of place must note to pay the fee only via Flywire. Canadore College has partnered with Flywire to offer candidates a secure, easy and affordable means of depositing their fee without any complications.