Higher Education in Canada

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Do you know that in Canada ...


one of the richest nations in the world


it is a multinational country open to immigrants (obtaining citizenship after 3 years: after two years of study and at least 1 year of work in Canada)


authoritative and complex education system with high requirements


safe and beautiful place to live and study


What is important to know about higher education in Canada

Types of degrees:  Bachelor, Master, PhD

Learning Languages: English French 

Program registration deadlines:  until January

Cost of programs per year:  from $ 9 to $ 500

Cost of living: from $ 900 (accommodation, transport, food, entertainment)


Higher Education Levels in Canada

 Bachelor's program 

 Postgraduate / Postgraduate Studies 

 MBA in Canada

Undergraduate (Bachelor) - This is the first stage of higher professional education and is basic; Duration of study - 3-4 years. Master (Master) - this is the second stage of higher education. The average duration of study is 1-3 years.

Graduate School (PhD) - Candidate of Sciences, duration of study - 4 years. 

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - professional qualification degree in management.
Compliance with secondary school certificates in Canada and Russia

High school graduates are allowed to study in undergraduate programs. With the exception of the province of Quebec, where applicants must complete a two-year college and general education college program (CEGEP).

Minimum Entry Requirements (varies by province)

• school certificate
• proof of language proficiency:
French - DALF / DELF (Quebec Province) level from B2; English - TOEFL iBT 82+, IELTS 6.5+

Undergraduate Alternative in Canada

In addition to universities, various colleges operate in Canada - regional, local, “community”, applied technology and arts colleges, as well as general and vocational education colleges. Upon completion of training in these institutions, the student receives a diploma or certificate and the opportunity to get a job.

Correspondence of higher education diplomas in Canada and Russia

To enter the graduate programs of Canadian universities, you must have a bachelor's or specialist diploma.

Successful Master's Candidate Profile


• a specialist’s diploma in an adjacent profession with an official description of specialized subjects, or a bachelor’s diploma + work experience of 2 years (in some specialties),
• average diploma score 4.1 - 5.0
• active academic / scientific activity
• recommendations of teachers and / or employers

Language training

• French DALF / DELF B2 +
• English language TOEFL iBT 82+, IELTS - 6.5+

Leadership skills

• confirmation of an active social, student, sports life
• international experience is welcome

Features of MBA Programs in Canada

Cost: from $ CDN 24 000 / year

Duration of training: 1-2 years

Admission conditions:

• Bachelor / Specialist Diploma
• work experience 1-3 years
• TOEFL iBT 100+ (for learning in English)
• GMAT 550

Top 5 MBA schools in Canada *

1. University of Toronto: Rotman
2. University of Western Ontario: Ivey
3. York University: Schulich
4. McGill University: Desautels
5. University of British Columbia: Sauder

* Information provided by Rankings Financial Times


University Rankings in Canada

Country rating


World ranking


University of Toronto     



University of British Columbia          



McGill University     



McMaster University



University of Alberta                                         



University of Montreal



University of calgary     



University of Waterloo     



Dalhousie university     



Laval university        



Queen's University Kingston                                                    



Simon Fraser University      



University of Western Ontario          



University of Guelph



University of manitoba



University of Ottawa                                                        



University of Saskatchewan   



University of victoria                                                               



Carleton University                



University of quebec



University of sherbrooke



York University




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