Kwantlen Polytechnic University provides Bachelor’s degree, Associate degrees, Diplomas, Certificates and Citations in more than 120 programs. Both, part-time as well as full-time courses are available. Over 12,000 full-time equivalency (FTE) students have enrolled annually in the university.
|Application Portal||Online portal|
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||Domestic: $ 40|
International: $ 120
|Mode of Payment||VISA, MasterCard, and Discover|
|Intake Sessions||Summer/ Spring/ Fall|
|Work Experience||Required for some courses|
|Student to Faculty ratio||12:1|
|Contact details for International email@example.com|
Some of the important deadlines for international students are given here.
|Deadline type||Fall (September)||Spring (January)||Summer (May)|
|Application open||October 1||February 1||June 1|
|Application deadline for limited intake programs||March 1||August 1||December 1|
|Application deadline for limited open programs||April 1||September 1||January 1|
The university has a diverse student background with around 8% of international students. There are several additional requirements for the international students along with the general requirements which are the same as the Canadian applicants.
International applicants should keep the following requirements in mind before applying -
All the international applicants who do not have English as their first language or who have not received a degree from an institute where the primary language is English need to prove their proficiency in English by submitting their TOEFL, IELTS, CAEL, PTE scores. Minimum required scores for admission are given below.
|TOEFL - iBT||88|
|KPU English Placement Test (EPT)||1100|
|LPI||Level 5 with minimum essay score of 30|
There are specific English Language Requirements for different courses. Refer to the given link for more information regarding the same.
Student Permit for International Students -
Kwantlen Polytechnic University provides open-intake as well as limited intake undergraduate degrees in a number of courses in fields like Arts, Design, Health, Business, Science & Horticulture and Trades & Technology. Some of the famous courses include Graphic Design for Marketing, Business Administration, Accounting, History etc. The basic requirements for all courses are the same. However, there is some specific requirement for a number of courses.
Where to Apply: Kwantlen Polytechnic University Application
Application Fee: Domestic Applicants: $ 40 & International Applicants: $ 120
Kwantlen Polytechnic University offers limited intake master’s programs in business. The two programs offered by the university are Business Management - Global Business Management and Business Management - Green Business Management and Sustainability. Each course has specific admission requirements. However, the basic requirements for admission are the same for all courses.
Application Fee (non- refundable): $ 120
Application Portal: Graduate Application Portal
|Graduate Diploma in Business Administration - Global Business Management||Bachelor’s degree, Official transcripts of colleges and universities attended previously, Minimum required GPA is 2.67, Statement of intent, Work experience, 2 professional references|
|Graduate Diploma in Business Administration - Green Business Management and Sustainability||Bachelor’s degree, Official transcripts of colleges and universities attended previously, Minimum GPA required is 2.7,|
Statement of intent, 2 professional references, Relevant work experience
The university starts the evaluation of the application after all the documents have been received.
After submitting an application for admission to KPU, the applicant will receive an email from the university containing login information for Online Self-Service and KPU Student Email. The applicant should frequently check the application status, outstanding checklist items, and transfer credit.
The university has a selective admission procedure where they consider a number of criteria for granting admissions like portfolios, letters of intent, English Language Proficiency, interviews etc.
Applicants who are admissible to their desired program will receive an e-mail offer of admission letter, which will also contain information about paying a confirmation deposit and accepting the offer of admission. If the applicant is offered conditional admission, the conditions to remain admissible will also be outlined in the letter.