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MOUNT ALLISON UNIVERSITY - [MTA], SACKVILLE, NEWBRUNSWICK

Sackville, NewBrunswickLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1839Established Year
  2300Enrollment

Mount Allison University: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

Vaishnavi Agrawal Vaishnavi Agrawal
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Established in the year 1839, Mount Allison University(MtA) is a small, primarily undergraduate Liberal Arts and Science University at Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada. Consistently ranked amongst the best undergraduate Canadian universities, Mount Allison offers 5 undergraduate degrees, certificate courses, and a graduate degree across 40 programs. The university offers flexibility to the students to create their own degrees with interdisciplinary opportunities. MtA is home to nearly 2100 students and some of the finest faculty from more than 50 countries around the world. 

With a 16:1 student-to-faculty ratio, the average first and second-year class sizes are 41 and upper-year class sizes are 14 students. International Students willing to study in Canada have plenty of options when it comes to funding their education -

Ranking

Mount Allison University holds the following rankings and awards from McClean’s magazine, 2020:

  • #1 Undergraduate University in Canada 21 times in the past 29 years
  • #4 in the national academic awards won by students.
  • #1 in student satisfaction and #3 for its scholarships and bursaries
  • #1 in the percentage of full-time instructional faculty with a Ph.D. or the highest degree in their field.

Highlights

University TypePublic
SettingRural
Student-Faculty Ratio16:1
No. of programs40
Intake sessionsFall, Spring, Summer
Financial AidScholarship, loans, grants, employment
Official websitewww.mta.ca
Admission Helplineinternational@mta.ca

Campus

  • The beautiful and historically rich Mount Allison University campus sprawls across a 76-acre campus on Canada's East Coast in the heart of Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada.
  • The architecturally significant buildings of the university include the Chapel, Gairdner Fine Arts building, the Marjorie Young Bell Conservatory of Music, the Ralph Pickard Bell Library, and the Harold Crabtree building.
  • Owens Art Gallery is home to the oldest university art gallery in Canada. While the other galleries include Struts Gallery & FaucetMedia Arts Centre, and Motyer-Fancy theatre
  • The university houses facilities like tennis courts, Ice rink, Playing fields, dance studio, fitness & athletic center to provide recreation to the students.
  • MtA has 9 varsity teams, 8 club teams, 10 intramural sports in athletics and 150 student-run organizations

Residential Facilities

  • The Mount Allison University offers on-campus accommodation facilities across 8 unique residences with a capacity of 70 to 200 residents.
  • Students can apply for residence through the housing portal with a residence application fee of 50 CAD. The residence application opens on Nov.4
  • All incoming students are guaranteed on-campus accommodation against the payment of 250 CAD as a registration deposit and 500 CAD towards housing deposit before May.
  • More than 85% of first-year students live on campus
  • The room types in the residences include single, single private ensuite, single shared ensuite, double, double ensuite and triple private ensuite ranging from 4896 CAD to 6,250 CAD
  • All on-campus residential students are required to be on an all-access meal plan charged at 4981 CAD/year.

Programs

  • The Mount Allison University offers undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs
  • The 5 undergraduate degree options offered over 40 programs of study include Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Fine Arts, and Bachelor of Music 
  • The only graduate program offered by MtA is Master of Science in the majors of Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry and other disciplines of Science
  • Certificate programs are offered across Visual literacy and culture, Social research methodologies, Biopsychology and Diversity, Equity, and inclusion.

Application Process

The application process for both the international and domestic students is similar except for a few additional requirements.

Application Portal: online admission application

Application Fee: 50 CAD

Application Deadlines:

MtA follows a rolling admissions policy hence accepts applications throughout the year except for a few programs. The deadlines of these programs for both the domestic and international students are the same. 

ProgramDeadline
Bachelor of MusicFebruary 10
Bachelor of Fine ArtsFebruary 15

Note: (h4)

  1. Students must apply by March 1 to be considered for an entrance scholarship.
  2. General admissions open in January.
  3. Residence applications can be applied for till November4.
  4. Early admissions for September 2020 opened October 1, 2019.

Documents Required:

  • Completed online application with application fee payment
  • Official academic transcripts sent from your school directly to Mount Allison University pertaining to
      • last year of secondary school 
      • College/Higher National Diploma/university (if applicable)
  • Officially English translations of documents notarized by a notary public.
  • TOEFL/IELTS/ Cambridge test scores as proof of English proficiency
  • Letter of Intent, updated resume(applicable only to mature students)
  • Passport
  • Financial affidavits

Note: The admission requirements are also program dependent

The supporting documents can be uploaded in the application portal or emailed to admissionsteam@mta.ca

Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Expenses2020-21 Academic Year Cost (CAD)
Tuition and Fees18,130
Room5279
Meal Plan4981
Organization fee802.50
Medical Coverage710
Textbooks2500
Others1123
Total33,525.50

Aviation students: 32,491CAD/year towards tuition fee in years two to four

Master of Science: Tuition fee:

  • First six terms - 1,670 CAD/term
  • Remainder terms - 670 CAD/term

Financial Aid

  • MtA awards more than 2 million CAD towards financial aid every year. 
  • International students graduating from New Brunswick and Nova Scotia high schools will be charged domestic tuition fees for the first two years of their degree program through the NBISP and NSISP programs respectively
  • International students can apply for scholarships through their online application account along with the supporting documents before March 1
  • Eligible international students with financial need can apply for entrance bursaries by submitting the entrance bursary applications before March 1
  • The types of financial aid offered to international students include the following:
Scholarship TypeOptions
Merit-based scholarshipEntrance, Designated, Awards, External
Need-based Financial AidBursaries, government student loans, loans and credit lines from financial institutions
Student EmploymentOn-Campus Jobs, Off-Campus Jobs, Internships, Research

Alumni

Mount Allison University has a strong network of more than 25,000 alumni including many of Canada’s top business, cultural, and community leaders. The benefits enjoyed by MtA alumni include the following:

  • Insurance Service: Insurance products and services offered at discount rates
  • Saltscape Magazine: Discounted subscription
  • Rodd Hotels and Resorts: With the special MtA promo code, 20% off the day's rate can be enjoyed at 8 locations of Rodd Hotels and Resorts in Atlantic Canada 
  • Diploma frames, official transcripts, and MtA Swag’s products can be delivered right to the door

Herménégilde Chiasson (Poet, Journalist & Writer), Edwin H. Colpitts (Scientist & Electrical Engineer) and John Matheson (Judge, Politician & Lawyer) are few notable alumni of the university.

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

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Bachelor of Arts [B.A] English

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Bachelor of Arts [B.A] Music

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$ 13,5971st YEAR
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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

$ 13,5971st YEAR
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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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6 MONTHS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

Bachelor of Arts [B.A] Music

FULL TIME | HONOURS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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6 MONTHS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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6 MONTHS

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
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4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84


4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

Bachelor of commerce [B.Com]

FULL TIME | HONOURS
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
$ 13,5971st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  60  |  MELAB  84
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Mount Allison University Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population2300
DLI NumberO19273922302
Application Cost$50
Accreditation CSC
Average Cost of Attendance$13,597 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio12 : 1

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
PTE-60- -
IELTSCheck Detailed Score-6.5- -
Reading-6--
Writing-6--
Listening-6--
Speaking-6--
TOEFL-90- -

Mount Allison University Acceptance Rate

89.0%

Acceptance Rate

2585

Total Applicants

2300

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

41.0%

Male

59.0%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program95.0%
Total Applicants2300
Total Enrolled2185
Graduate
Graduate Programs5.0%
Total Applicants230
Total Enrolled115

Mount Allison University Enrollment

Enrollment
Mount Allison University Enrollment2300
Undergraduate Enrollment2185
Graduate Enrollment115
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate65.6%

Attendance Cost

$13,597

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$13,597 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Single Room$7,857 / Year
Double Room$5,885 / Year
Triple Room$4,896 / Year
Meal Plan$4,981 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
Canadian Society for Chemistry
Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
200---
+1-506-364-2269
TELEPHONE
62 York Street, Sackville, NB
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Snack Shop0.26 Km
Joey's Pizza, Pasta, Bar & Grill0.32 Km
Goya's Pizza0.35 Km
Pi By Crow0.4 Km
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Song's Chopsticks0.43 Km
Mel's Tea Room Ltd0.45 Km
Jack's Pizza0.5 Km
The Painted Pony bar and Grill0.51 Km
Subway1.05 Km
Pizza Delight1.09 Km
Patterson's1.09 Km
McDonald's1.1 Km
Burger King1.12 Km
Aulac Big Stop Restaurant7.82 Km
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Book Store

Blind Forest Books & Novelties0.26 Km
Tidewater Books & Browsery0.44 Km

Shopping Mall

East Main Plaza0.51 Km

Airport

Greater Moncton International Airport33.5 Km
Summerside Airport72.56 Km
Charlottetown Airport106 Km
Halifax Stanfield International Airport131.22 Km
Saint John Airport134.17 Km

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