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Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
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In 1957, the University of Waterloo opened its doors to 74 engineering students with co-operative education as its cornerstone. Today, with more than 42,000+ students attending annually, Waterloo is #1 in Canada for experiential learning and employer-student connections. With a global network spanning more than 220,000 alumni in 151 countries, Waterloo attracts world-class scholars including a Nobel Laureate, leads in providing work-integrated learning opportunities with 7,100+ active co-op employers and fosters an entrepreneurial spirit that’s created 5,000+ jobs through Velocity alone, Canada’s most productive startup incubator by private investment. Today, the University of Waterloo continues to spur innovation to solve problems on a global scale. 


As one of Canada’s top innovation universities, the University of Waterloo offers programs in business, engineering, health, humanities and social sciences, the environment, math, and science. Students will alternate school and paid work terms with the University of Waterloo's network of employers, including many of the world’s top brands. Students will gain up to two years of relevant experience before starting their career. Many graduates also pursue further education such as law, medicine, business, or specialized master’s programs on campus or at other top universities around the world. 

53%
Acceptance Rate
31:1
Student:Teacher Ratio
--%
International Students
52:48
Male-Female Ratio
Jan, Sep
Intakes
Public
Institution Type
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Rankings
QS Ranking --
Times Higher Education --
ARWU --
Webometrics --
QS Ranking

QS Quacquarelli Symonds is the world’s leading provider of services, analytics, and insight to the global higher education sector, whose mission is to enable motivated people anywhere in the world to fulfil their potential through educational achievement, international mobility, and career development.

THE Ranking

THE (Times Higher Education) has been providing trusted performance data on universities for students and their families, academics, university leaders, governments and industry, since 2004. We create university rankings to assess university performance on the global stage and to provide a resource for readers to understand the different missions and successes of higher education institutions.

Shanghai Ranking

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) was first published in June 2003 by the Center for World-Class Universities (CWCU), Graduate School of Education (formerly the Institute of Higher Education) of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and updated on an annual basis

Webometrics Ranking

The "Webometrics Ranking of World Universities" is an initiative of the Cybermetrics Lab, a research group belonging to the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), the largest public research body in Spain. CSIC is among the first basic research organizations in Europe. The CSIC consisted in 2006 of 126 centers and institutes distributed throughout Spain.

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Studio Practice
Fine Arts   |   Main
Mode
Oncampus
Fees
CAD 42520
Duration
48 months
Type
Bachleors
Intakes
Jan, Sep
Bachelor of Global Business and Digital Arts
Business & Management   |   Main
Mode
Oncampus
Fees
CAD 45124
Duration
48 months
Type
Bachleors
Intakes
Jan, Sep
Science and Business
Business & Management   |   Main
Mode
Oncampus
Fees
CAD 44556
Duration
48 months
Type
Bachleors
Intakes
Jan, Sep
Honours Science
Sciences   |   Main
Mode
Oncampus
Fees
CAD 42436
Duration
48 months
Type
Bachleors
Intakes
Jan, Sep
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Important Information
Founding year 1957
Institution Type Public University
Partnered Yes
Scholarships available Yes
Application Fees CAD 125 - CAD 251
Tuition Fees CAD 16,900 - CAD 64,933
Intakes Jan, Sep
QS Ranking
THE Ranking
ARWU Ranking
Webometrics Ranking
DLI Number O19305471522
PGWP Eligibility Yes
Location Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Acceptance Rate 53%
Male-Female Ratio 52:48
Student-Teacher Ratio 31:1
International Students --
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