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Brock University is a public research university in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. Founded in the year 1964, the university only institute in Canada today to offer Mathematics Integrated with Computing and Applications program and UG degree in Public Health.
|Type of university||Public|
|Number of Programs||125|
|Total number of students||18,700|
|Number of Undergraduate Students||17154|
|Number of Graduate Students||1670|
|Number of International Students||1913|
|Tuition Fee Range||$3917 - $31731|
|Test scores accepted||TOEFL, MELAB, CAEL, PTE, YELT, IELTS, and IELP|
|Minimum Test Scores Required||IELTS – 6.5 bands TOEFL (IBT) – 80|
The Brock University offers a total of 125 academic programs in the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels. The institute also offers teacher education courses, online courses, and spring/summer courses.
Interested candidates are required to choose the suitable programs from the following:
|Undergraduate degree||76 programs|
|Master’s degree||40 programs|
|Ph.D. degree||9 programs|
The numbers of specializations offered at the undergraduate level are:
|Faculty||UG programs||Graduate programs||Doctoral programs|
|Faculty of Education||6||3||1|
|Faculty of Humanities||19||2||1|
|Faculty of Social Sciences||19||6||1|
|Faculty of Mathematics and Science||21||8||4|
|Goodman School of Business||3||14||2|
|Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts||4||7||-|
The Brock University offers flexible schedules and different modes of study options. The students may choose the most suitable ones according to their preferences.
|Study plan||Onsite Online|
Brock University has two campuses: in St. Catharines and in Hamilton.
St. Catharines campus houses all the major faculties and Goodman School of Business.
Hamilton campus is primarily homes Faculty of Education, specifically the Teacher Education Department and Graduate Studies in Education and Continuing Education.Bordered by New York State, the university is only an hour from Toronto, and just across the border from Buffalo. The area is well-known for possessing all the basic amenities of the modern life.
|Undergraduate Application Fee|
|Auditor, LOP, part-time, mature, upgrading, and adult education||$55|
|IELP Conditional/undergraduate application||$400|
|Graduate Application Fees|
|MA, MBE, MSC, MS or Ph.D||$105|
|MADS, Diploma in Applied Disability Studies, MBA, M.Acc, and M.Ed.||$130|
An international candidate must prove his/her proficiency in English through English Language Tests accepted by Brock University. Following tests and scores are accepted by the university as a measure of English Proficiency: -
|Test Name||Minimum Scores Required|
|TOEFL||80 –iBT with no section below 19|
|IELTS||Overall 6.5, no band less than 6|
|CAEL||60 with no section below 50|
|CanTest||4.5 with no component below 4|
|PTE||Overall 60, with no skill less than 60|
|Brock English Placement Test (BEPT) Certificate||6.0, with no subtest below 4.0|
The tuition fee range is for each term a student spend in his/her program:
|Undergraduate courses||Canadian students: $10,495 - $16,656|
|International students: $ 25,290 - $29,022|
|Graduate courses||Canadian students: $3,028- $26,827|
|International students: $10686- $58,568|
Brock University provides a number of sources to fund its students’ education. The same are as follows:
Brock Scholars Awards for incoming students:
|Average (final grades)||The total amount of award|
|93.0% and above||$16,000|
|90.0% to 92.9%||$10,000|
|85.0% to 89.9%||$6,000|
|80.0% to 84.9%||$4,000 ($1,000 each year)|
Brock Scholars Awards for current students::
|Sessional "best 4" average||Amount of award|
|94.0% and above||$1,500|
|90.0% to 93.9%||$1,000|
|85.0% to 89.9%||$550|
|80.0% to 84.9%||$350|
Brock Scholars Awards for international students:
Bursaries: These are small amounts of money intended to supplement other funding sources. Bursaries are awarded to students depending upon their financial needs and academic performance.
Loans: The university helps students get loans through the Ontario Student Assistance Program or OSAP.
Brock University’s St. Catharines campus is built to hold 2400 students in six separate residences. Type of housing available are:
|Type of Building||Housing Category||Room Fees|
|Townhouse||Quarry View single||$8,040|
Four types of meal plans are available which are as follows:
Brock University helps its student find affordable housing in the nearby areas. It has webpage dedicate to list the available accommodations - brockocl.ca.
Meal plan for students living off campus costs $2,300
Brock University has over 85000 students in its alumni network. The university runs a biannually published magazine named Surgite intended for the alumni.
Services and benefits:
Some of the notable alumni of the institute are:
|Post graduate Tuition Fees||$8584|
|Start of Application process||August 15, 2018|
|End of Application process||January 15, 2019|
|Accepts common App||Yes|