UNIVERSITY OF ONTARIO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - [UOIT], OSHAWA

Oshawa, OntarioLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 2002Established Year

The University of Ontario Institute of Technology is a public research university. Established in 2002, UOIT is located in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. It offers a diverse array of undergraduate and graduate programs to the students. 

Ranking and Standings at a Glance

  • 1149th in the world ranking by Webometrics  

Features Not to Be Missed

  • UOIT is one of Canada’s Newest Research University
  • It has more than 70 specialized research laboratories 
  • UOIT has 1,548 faculty and staff members
  • Faculty experts engage with 300 industries to develop unique market-driven programs
  • 96% of programs incorporate experimental learning 

Highlights

Type of UniversityPublic
Management Programs5
Faculty Members1,548
Number of Undergraduate Seats8,685
Number of Postgraduate Seats518
Number of Doctoral Seats55
Annual Acceptance Rate70%
Basic Tuition Fee, Undergraduate International students$3,281.46 - $7,000
Basic Tuition Fee, Postgraduate International Students$2,807.15 - $3,377.97
Languages for CoursesEnglish
Test Score AcceptedIELTS, TOEFL, CAEL, MELAB, PTE, GMAT, GRE
Score RequiredTOEFL-83 IELTS- 6.5 CAEL-70 MELAB-Minimum score of 85 PTE-Minimum score of 58 
Websitehttp://www.uoit.ca/

Take a Glance At the Students Intake Status

Students intake of UOIT is 10,000 per annum.

  • Total undergraduate students –8,685
  • Total postgraduate students –518
  • Total doctoral students –55

Know about the Faculty at UOIT 

Apart from the 7 faculties tabulated below, UOIT has a School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. 

Business and Information TechnologyEducation
Health SciencesScience
Energy Systems and Nuclear ScienceEngineering and Applied Science
Social Science and Humanities-

Choose from an Array of Programs  

UOIT offers undergraduate, diploma, and doctoral programs. These programs equip with the knowledge and skills needed to excel working in advanced roles in high demanded fields. 

CoursesBranches
Graduate DiplomaAccounting
Education and Digital Technologies
Engineering Management
Nuclear Design Engineering
Nuclear Technology
Work Disability Prevention
Nuclear Engineering
MScApplied Bioscience
Computer Science
Forensic Psychology
Modeling and Computational Science
Materials Science
MASC and MENGAutomotive Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Mechanical engineering
Nuclear engineering
MACriminology
Education (Online)
MEDEducation (Online)
MENGMEngineering Management
MHSCHealth Sciences
MITSInformation Technology Security
UNENE MENGNuclear Engineering
Ph.D.Applied Bioscience
Computer Science
Criminology and Social Justice
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Material Science
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Modeling and Computational Science
Forensic Psychology

Flexibility to Choose Your Schedule

ScheduleOnline Day Evening
Study PlanFull-time Part-time

Location Advantage to The Students

UOIT is located in the city of Oshawa, Ontario, Durham Region. Durham Region is one of the fastest growing economic areas where students can enrich their skills and knowledge through the industries. It has advanced manufacturing feature, growth in digital technology, smart energy, and healthcare resources.

Explore the Campuses of UOIT

UOIT has 2 campuses. One is located in North Oshawa and another building in Downtown Oshawa. North Oshawa campus has environmentally- advanced features into the building including coated windows, green roofs, geometrical heating and cooling systems. Both have an outstanding learning environment, added new classrooms, labs, study areas, and state-of-the-art learning facilitates.

Affiliations of UOIT

University of Ontario Institute of Technology is affiliated to the institutions given below:

  • AUCC
  • IAU
  • COU
  • CIS
  • OUA
  • Fields Institute
  • Ontario Network of Women in Engineering
  • CBIE
  • CARL

Application Know-How

Candidates can apply for any course in this institute through few common steps given below. If candidates completed few steps then they can further go for final step where they can check their application status.

  • Visit the official website of UOIT  (Or) Apply online using OUAC website.
  • On the admissions tab, select the course, and check whether the admission requirements are suitable for the student’s profile.
  • Click apply online button to apply for the course.
  • Fill all the information required and attach the documents required.
  • Click submit button to submit your application.
  • You can check your Application status through an email.

What it Costs to Study in University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)

UOIT are charged tuition fees for all the graduates based on a fee per credit basis or flat fee. Current fees structure for all the courses are given below:

Undergraduate courses and other courses (flat fee programs)

ProgramsPer term
Graduate Diploma in Accounting$7,000
Graduate Diploma in Nuclear Technology$3,281.46
Graduate Diploma in Engineering Management$3,281.46

Postgraduate courses (flat fee programs)

ProgramsAnnual (Based on three terms)Per term
Master of Arts in Criminology$8,421.46$2,807.15
Master of Health Sciences
Master of Science
Doctor of Philosophy (Arts and Science)
Master of Applied Science$10,133.92$3,377.97
Master of Engineering
Master of Engineering Management
Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering)

Undergraduate courses and other courses (fee per credit basis programs)

ProgramsPer 3-credit coursePer creditNumber of credits required
Graduate Diploma in Work Disability Prevention$1,751.63$583.8815
Graduate Diploma in Education and Digital Technologies$1,751.63$583.8812
University Network of Excellence in Nuclear Engineering (UNENE)$2,500--
UNENE MEng in Nuclear Engineering$2,500--

Postgraduate courses (fee per credit basis programs)

ProgramsPer 3-credit coursePer creditNumber of credits required
Master of Arts in Education$1,751.63$583.8830
Master of Business Administration$2,024.51$674.8452
Master of Education$1,751.63$583.8830
Master of Information Technology Security$1,397.25$465.7530

Benefit of Scholarships to Students

Scholarships and Awards are available for international students. For first-year, marks based on 4M/4U courses are given below:

PercentageScholarship Amount
95% and higher$4,000
90 to 94.9%$3,000
85 to 89.9%$2,000

In-course scholarships:

GPAScholarship Amount
GPA of 4 and above$2,000
3.7 to 3.9$1,500

Note: Scholarships also available for disabled students. Students have to submit their application at UOIT Scholarship Committee to get the scholarship.

Choose From Easy Housing Plans

Students can avail accommodation Simcoe village residence which three halls. They are Central Hall, North Hall, and South Hall. They also provide meal plan and well-furnished living environment with following features:

24 hours securityControlled building accessFurnished Lounges
Games roomMeeting roomCommon study areas
Individual air conditioning/ heatingLight housekeepingA movie lounge with large screen
On-site laundryAdditional kitchen facilitiesOn-site management
TV, CablePhoneHigh-Speed Internet

Rent per Room

TermsAmount
Monthly$1,237
Yearly$14,838

Opportunity to Work While You Study 

On campus 

Candidates can work while studying at the institute. This institute conducts On-campus employment for UOIT students. They conduct two programs to select students to work in the institute. They are:

  1. UOIT university works
  2. UOIT summer employment

To apply for UOIT university works and summer employment candidates have to follow the steps below:

  • Visit MyCampus under the Student Tab, the new profile page will be appear
  • Complete the Student Financial Profile
  • Submit your profile
  • You will receive an email like your profile have been accessed and sent your profile status

Off-campus

Candidates can also find job opportunities outside of the campus while studying.

  • Visit “Student Experience Portal” which provides job openings targeted to the graduates.
  • In this portal, candidates can search for job leads by job title, location, country, major, company name, job type, etc.
  • Candidates can select job types include full time, part time, contract, summer, and volunteer positions.

Note: Many other job posting websites also available to build students careers.

Work after Graduation

Candidates can also get job opportunities after finishing their studies. UOIT conduct placements which help students to get placed in reputed companies and industries.

Impressive Placement Records of University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) 

After completing the courses, candidates may get placed in top companies with high salary packages. The employment rate for each area is mentioned below:

ProgramEmployment Rate
Agriculture and Biological Science90.91
Business and Commerce92.68
Computer Science94.74
Education94.96
Engineering95.73
Humanities100.00
Mathematics83.33
Arts and Science100.00
Physical Science100.00
Social Science90.48
Overall Average94.33%

Vast Alumni Network

Some of the alumni of UOIT and their positions are given below:

  • Dan Dao: Campus Health Centre Chiropractor
  • Jean Nsanzeryaka: Published Book about experiences as a refugee from Africa
  • Tameka Bailey: Senior Archivist
  • Kaitlynn Gambier: CEO of Sophisticated Solutions
  • Angelo Pineda: Built a career in McGraw Hill Education
  • Jeffrey Seres: Project Manager at Patheon Inc.

This institute has a separate alumni portal for the alumni who are currently working in various companies and industries. They also conduct alumni awards function every year to appreciate and encourage alumni. They also have a twitter account named as “UOITalumni”. 

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AVERAGE COST
Average Tuition Fees (Annual)
$ 19,940
Bachelors Tuition Fees$19940
Post graduate Tuition Fees$18421
Accomodation Fees (Annual)
$ 11,340
CAMPUS LIFE
Total Enrollment
10,000
International Students
487
Male : Female Ratio
43:57
Student : Faculty Ratio
6:1
ADMISSION DEADLINES ( FALL SEASON )
Application Deadline
September 01, 2019
Start of Application process August 01, 2018
End of Application process September 01, 2019
Application Fee
$ 156
Application website www.ouac.on.ca
Accepts common App Yes
Direct Application Yes
ADMISSION STATISTICS
Acceptance Rate
54 %
Min. 6.5
Total Applications
-
Range 83-87
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  • Global Rank (Out of 1250)
    #942
    Score (Out of 100)
    #31

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