This has come to my notice that many interested applicants are searching for the list of universities in Canada for a masters degree and I have decided to write this post to educate readers and the interested applicant on how to apply and get other details in order to study in Canada for Masters degree.
Canada offers high quality, research-oriented and affordable education which is recognized worldwide. Canada is a safe, secure, healthy, multicultural and welcoming environment for international students. It’s regarded as one of the best countries to live. Around 350,000+ international students enrolled in Canadian universities/colleges/schools in 2018. Many Canadian universities are ranked in the top 100 worldwide.
Among international students 34% are from China, 14% are from India, 6% each from France and South Korea, 3% from Nigeria. Ontario and British Columbia are top provinces attracting more than 65% of international students.
How to apply for MS in Canada?
To get admission in Canadian University, you will need to have TOEFL/IELTS/MELAB scores (for students from non-English speaking countries). Some universities and certain courses in top universities might require GRE scores. Getting a Canadian student visa is easier as compared to US/UK visa. The cost of education is less (if compared to the USA). You get extra credits for your residency if you have a Canadian degree!
Admission Requirements to Canadian Universities
Universities of Canada are world-class institutions and are cheaper than American Universities. The deadlines of most engineering programs are between December and February (Note: they have an earlier deadline as compared to US universities). Admissions in Canadian university is relatively easier, but getting in top 3-4 Universities is tough.
- Most top Universities prefer TOEFL.
- The International English Language Testing System.
- The Michigan English Language Assessment Battery.
Here are some of the basic requirements you’ll need for every application:
- A scan of your diploma (high school or Bachelor’s degree),
- A transcript/record of your previous courses,
- A scan of your passport,
- Your CV,
- Testing scores,
- Evidence of scholarship or funding,
- Letters of recommendation (between 2-3),
- Portfolio and/or writing samples.
Helpful ways to make sure you qualify for a Canadian university
Take Preparation Courses: These kinds of courses enable degree-seeking students to get an extra educational boost just before they start their Master’s degree or other post-graduate degree programmes. Try a pre-M.B.A., pre-Law, or pre-Medicine programme, as well as any other foundation or preparation courses that will allow you to study in the degree programme of your choice;
Improve your English through an English-language prep course: If you’re attending a Bachelor’s, Master’s degree or Ph.D. in Canada, you will need to prove that your language skills are good enough to participate in the classes and understand the lectures. These courses will also prepare you for any of the English-language tests that universities require.
To apply to study in Canada, you’ll need to provide proof you have a diploma for your English proficiency.
There are similar requirements at Canada’s French-language universities. International students are advised to contact +2347082127650 or send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for any further information or questions to be clarified.