Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) is a military college located in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. It is a degree-granting university for training military officers of the Canadian Armed Forces. The College was established in 1876 as the only federal institution in Canada with degree-granting powers. It currently offers degrees in Arts, Science, and Engineering at the undergraduate and graduate levels. It offers both on campus as well as distance learning programs.
Royal Military College offers undergraduate degrees in Engineering, Arts, Science and Applied Military Science through its four faculties. While post-graduate studies can be obtained through the Graduate Studies and Research. Some other features that make it a preferred college are-
|Type of University||Public|
|Number of Undergraduate Seats||1,160 full time; 990 part time|
|Number of Postgraduate Seats||300|
|Basic Tuition Fee, Undergraduate International Students||5,000-7,500 US$|
|Basic Tuition Fee, Postgraduate International Students||7,500-10,000 US$|
|Languages for Courses||French, English|
RMC offers a total of 67 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs. There are 19 undergraduate programs, 34 graduate program opportunities, including 14 doctorates in Arts, Science and Engineering. Interested and eligible students can choose from programs under three different levels. Here is a list of all the programs offered by RMC.
Following are the areas of study in Arts department:
Following are the areas of study in Science department:
Following are the areas of study in Engineering department:
Following are the areas of study in Applied Military Science department:
Following are the areas of study in Continuing Studies department:
Royal Military College of Canada is located on Point Frederick, a 101-acre peninsula in Kingston, Ontario. The college campus is a mix of historic buildings with modern academic, athletic, and dormitory facilities.
Royal Military College of Canada offers all ROTP and RETP cadets living on campus and the cadets of the UTPNCM program do not live in residence. The single rooms are provided to fourth year officer cadets. While other senior cadets are allocated single rooms on a space available basis. The first-year officer cadets are quartered in double rooms.
It is important to note that RMC reserves the right to reject applicants on the basis of their overall academic record, even after the entrance requirements have technically been met.
Applicants are required to submit the application with the following documents following:
English language requirements
|Test Scores Accepted||GMAT, TOEFL, IELTS and GRE|
|Score Required for Graduates||TOEFL-75 IELTS-5|
Applicants, including the international students who are interested in applying to RMC for the ROTP must apply online on official website. Select Regular Officer Training Plan (ROTP) on the enrolment application form.
Candidates will have to show a proof of finance while applying for students’ visa. The tuition fee charged by RMCC vary from course to course and on place of residence of student.
Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses tuition fees
For undergraduate postgraduate courses, the following tuition fee is to be paid by students of different categories (approximately).
|Category||Undergraduate fee||Postgraduate fee|
|Canadian students||1,000-2,500 US$||2,500-5,000 US$|
|International Students||5,000-7,500 US$||7,500-10,000 US$|
Approximately $3,000 including the mandatory meal plan that is automatically deducted from the Officer Cadet salary.
Every year, researchers successfully compete for and receive millions of dollars for research from a number of different scholarship granting agencies.
RMC also offers Work Study Program which is on-campus employment opportunity for students who demonstrate financial need at rate of pay $12 per hour. Students work under the supervision of a faculty or staff member.
Following are the requirement for the Work Study Bursary Program:
RMC alumni have served Canada in war and peace. Here is a list of notable alumni who have been, or are involved with the Royal Military College of Canada:
|Average Cost of Attendance||$20,272 / Year|
|Royal Military College of Canada Enrollment||2450|
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
|Undergraduate Programs||$20,272 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$57,555 / Year|
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|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Engineering Programs||Engineers Canada|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#567 [Out of 600]
34.8 [Out of 100]
#1752 [Out of 2000]
66.7 [Out of 100]
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