Brock University

Ontario, Canada

Public | Estd. 1964

Brock University

St. Catharines, Canada

Public -1964

31.6:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

73%

Acceptance Rate

44:56

Male : Female

Fall , Winter and spring

Intakes

31.6:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

73%

Acceptance Rate

44:56

Male : Female

Fall , Winter and spring

Intakes

History, Affiliations and Rankings

Founded as a public research university, Brock University was established in 1964, in Saint Catharine's, Ontario, Canada. There was massive public support behind the university's establishment in the Niagara region so that the youngsters can obtain a good and quality education locally. It started with 127 students who attended classes at a rebuilt refrigeration facility in St. Catharines, near the Niagara Escarpment. Faculty members began moving "up the hill" to the University's permanent home above the Niagara Escarpment in 1966 when the iconic Schmon Tower was finished. For more than 50 years, Brock has been a vital part of Niagara. The university is affiliated with Universities in Canada, the International Association of Universities, the Association of Commonwealth Universities, and Canadian University Press. QS World University 2022 places the university between #1001-2000 and the US News & World Report’s Best Global University Rankings 2022 ranks the university at #1306.

Campus, Courses and Infrastructure

The university has 2 distinguished campuses, and the main campus of the university is spread across 400 acres. Overall physical campus of the university has steadily expanded over the years. The university invites students across the world to enrol in its programs. The university also has a campus in the city of Hamilton, Ontario in Canada. The campus has computer labs, an instructional resource centre, library, gymnasium, plaza building, and more. As a comprehensive university, Brock has an expansive selection of undergraduate programs as well as advanced research, post-graduate and doctoral options in around 70+ different fields of study. Some of the top courses that Brock University offers include Applied Health Sciences, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Computer Science, Economics, Game Design, Nursing, Social Sciences, and more.

Accomplishments and Alumni

The university also offers one of Canada's largest cooperative programs that assist over 2,500 co-op students in finding appropriate work and employment. Every student participates in high-quality experiential learning. Brock graduates have a 95% employment rate two years following graduation. The various centres of the university are environmentally sustainable, which include the centre of digital humanities, the cool climate oenology, the centre for bone and muscle, health and the Tecumseh Centre for aboriginal education and research. Brock has 13 Canada Research Chairs and is one of Ontario's top five institutions for the number of 3M National Teaching Fellows. The university has also pledged more than $4 million to its award programmes, grants, and scholarships to recognise students' accomplishments and help with the costs of their education. The university boasts an alumni network of over 100,000 actively working in the fields of business, education, entertainment, sports, etc. Some of the top alumni of Brock University include Kyle Rae (Canadian consultant and former politician), Jared Pelletier (Canadian director) and Rick Campanelli (Canadian television personality).

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

With more than 19,000 students, the University is currently home to more than 1,920 international or are non-native students. The student population also include women (50.9%), persons with disabilities (7.5%), indigenous peoples (4.9%) and members of visible minorities (22%). Brock University is always ready to work together to solve problems in a friendly, safe, and private atmosphere. Brock has been voted #1 in Canada for Mental Health Services for 3 years in a row because the university has resources and people dedicated to ensuring that students are supported and empowered every day, even during the most difficult times. Some of the top visiting companies at Brock University include Scotiabank, CIBC, Deloitte, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment. 

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Quacquarelli Symonds (Q.S.) is a corporation based in the United Kingdom that specialises in the analysis of higher education institutions worldwide. Nunzio Quacquarelli launched the company in 1990. It publishes the Q.S. World University Rankings every year. The Q.S. rating, which is considered one of the three most widely read university rankings globally, is approved by the International Ranking Expert Group (IREG). The institution uses six metrics, namely Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio and International Student Ratio, that effectively capture university performance. It also publishes rankings in Young universities, Graduate Employability, and Subject Rankings. Q.S. provides an auditing service to universities, which offers information on the institution's strengths and shortcomings. The Q.S. Stars audit procedure rates universities based on over 50 different indicators.

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BA in Child Health48 Months ₹27,885
Bachelor in Kinesiology48 Months ₹27,885
BSc in Kinesiology48 Months ₹27,885
BSc in Medical Sciences48 Months ₹27,885
BSc in Nursing48 Months ₹27,885
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Bachelor in Public Health48 Months ₹27,885
Bachelor in Recreation and Leisure Studies48 Months ₹27,885
Bachelor in Sport Management48 Months ₹27,885
BA in Accounting( Co-op option)48 Months ₹29,153
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BA in Child Health48 Months₹27,885
Bachelor in Kinesiology48 Months₹27,885
BSc in Kinesiology48 Months₹27,885
BSc in Medical Sciences48 Months₹27,885
BSc in Nursing48 Months₹27,885
Bachelor in Physical Education48 Months₹27,885
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BA in Accounting( Co-op option)48 Months₹29,153

Scholarships

Brock Scholars Award

Incoming Students

These awards are automatic and open to every incoming student from anywhere in the world.

Eligibility

The minimum average to be eligible for this award is 80 percent*. Brock calculates your admission average to the nearest 10th of a percent.

Applicability

No application is required.

The International Education Fund Award will be awarded annually to entering 1st-year international undergraduate students.

Eligibility

Students must demonstrate academic promise. This entrance award is non-renewable.

Applicability

Need to submit the application form.

It is awarded to incoming first-year undergraduate students with three AP courses with an exam score of 4 or more in each.

Eligibility

A-level final year average C or higher is required.

Applicability

Students are automatically considered if they are eligible.

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute

Bachelor's, Masters, M.Phil

Shastri Research Student Fellowship: For students enrolled in Bachelor's, Masters, M.Phil degree programmes in recognised Indian universities or institutions to undertake research in their interested areas/ fields in a Canadian university

Eligibility

The applicant should have obtained at least 65% marks.

Applicability

Application is to be filled.

International Ambassador Award

International Students

These Programs are to recognize international students who exemplify the mission and vision of Brock University due to their academic achievements and/or community engagement both on and off Brock University campus

Eligibility

Selection is done by the committee, applicants must comply with the rules and regulations.

Applicability

Application is to be filled.

Application Process

  • Visit the official website of the institution.
  • Click on 'Apply Now' or 'Register Here'
  • Complete filling your education history with all the qualifications.
  • Fill in the details of your employment history.
  • Fill in your personal statement.
  • Submit the application form by paying the mentioned fees.

Documents Required

Admission Requirements

FAQs

Some of the famous programs at Brock University include Accounting, Adult Education, Biomedical studies, etc.
Some of the famous programs at Brock University include Accounting, Adult Education, Biomedical studies, etc.
Brock University is ranked 1001 in QS World University Rankings 2021 and has consistently managed to secure a good place in rankings.
Brock University is ranked 1001 in QS World University Rankings 2021 and has consistently managed to secure a good place in rankings.
In order to get admission at Brock University, you need a minimum admission percentage of 70%.
In order to get admission at Brock University, you need a minimum admission percentage of 70%.
Brock University accepts international students with more than 30% of graduate students.
Brock University accepts international students with more than 30% of graduate students.
Brock University has an acceptance rate of around 73%.
Brock University has an acceptance rate of around 73%.
Brock is a pioneer in the field of experiential learning. Its Co-op, Career, and Experiential Education department, which is one of Canada's most creative, assists over 2,500 co-op students in finding appropriate jobs. Every student participates in high-quality experiential learning.
Brock is a pioneer in the field of experiential learning. Its Co-op, Career, and Experiential Education department, which is one of Canada's most creative, assists over 2,500 co-op students in finding appropriate jobs. Every student participates in high-quality experiential learning.
Brock has a team dedicated to international student success. Its pride in student satisfaction has been recognized by Maclean's, who ranked Brock University 3rd in Canada for student satisfaction in 2018.
Brock has a team dedicated to international student success. Its pride in student satisfaction has been recognized by Maclean's, who ranked Brock University 3rd in Canada for student satisfaction in 2018.
A 15 credit (three year) program, in which a minimum 60 per cent major average and a minimum 60 per cent overall average is required.
A 15 credit (three year) program, in which a minimum 60 per cent major average and a minimum 60 per cent overall average is required.
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With more than 19,000 students in seven diverse Faculties, Brock University offers an academic experience that's second to none.
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Studying in Canada

For international students, the average first-year tuition cost to study in Canada is as follows: 

Undergraduate: CAD 12,000 - CAD 30,000 (INR 7,19,814 - INR 17,99,537)

Postgraduate: CAD 18,000 - CAD 20,000 (INR 9,54,000 - INR 12,00,017)

MBA: CAD 28,000 - CAD 57,000 (INR 16,80,153 - 34,20,312)

For international students, the average first-year tuition cost to study in Canada is as follows: 

Undergraduate: CAD 12,000 - CAD 30,000 (INR 7,19,814 - INR 17,99,537)

Postgraduate: CAD 18,000 - CAD 20,000 (INR 9,54,000 - INR 12,00,017)

MBA: CAD 28,000 - CAD 57,000 (INR 16,80,153 - 34,20,312)

Average On-Campus Accommodation Fees in Canada: CAD 250- CAD 625 per month (INR 14,538 - INR 36,345)

Average Off-Campus Accommodation Fees in Canada: CAD 750 - CAD 2,200 per month (INR 43,614 - INR 1,27,937)

Food Expenses: CAD 407 - CAD 816 per month (INR 23,668 - INR 47,453)

Average On-Campus Accommodation Fees in Canada: CAD 250- CAD 625 per month (INR 14,538 - INR 36,345)

Average Off-Campus Accommodation Fees in Canada: CAD 750 - CAD 2,200 per month (INR 43,614 - INR 1,27,937)

Food Expenses: CAD 407 - CAD 816 per month (INR 23,668 - INR 47,453)

English Proficiency Exams to Study in Canada

IELTS: 5.5 - 7.0

TOEFL iBT: 80 - 100

PTE60 - 75

Duolingo English Test: 90 - 115 and higher

Admission Tests to Study in Canada

GMAT: 550 - 690

GRE: 305 - 315+

MCAT: A minimum of 125 in each section

LSAT: 155 - 162

SAT: 1100 - 1400

English Proficiency Exams to Study in Canada

IELTS: 5.5 - 7.0

TOEFL iBT: 80 - 100

PTE60 - 75

Duolingo English Test: 90 - 115 and higher

Admission Tests to Study in Canada

GMAT: 550 - 690

GRE: 305 - 315+

MCAT: A minimum of 125 in each section

LSAT: 155 - 162

SAT: 1100 - 1400

Part-Time Job Rules for International Students in Canada

  • You can work up to 20 hours per week during regular academic terms/semesters. To make up these hours, you can perform multiple jobs as long as they all match the requirements of your study permit.

  • You can work full-time if you're on a scheduled break throughout the school year, such as the winter and summer holidays or a fall or spring reading week. 

  • You have the option of working overtime or can also work in 2 part-time jobs that sum up to a bigger number of hours than normal. To work full-time before and after the break, you must be a full-time student. You are unable to work during the break before the start of your first academic session/semester.

  • If you're self-employed, you're also in charge of keeping account of the hours you work off-campus and demonstrating that you're following the terms of your study permit.

Types of Part-Time Jobs in Canada

There are two ways international students can get part-time jobs in Canada. They can either look for on-campus jobs or off-campus jobs.

On-Campus Jobs: On-campus jobs are available inside the university campus and are perfect for students as they can apply in different departments within their proximity. Students can only work on-campus in Canada if their study permit allows it. However, they can work without a work permit if they:

  • Are a holder of a Social Insurance Number (SIN)

  • Have enrolled in a program that is at least 6 months long and awards a diploma, certificate or degree by the end of it

  • Have enrolled in a secondary-level post-secondary academic, vocational or professional training program

Off-Campus Jobs: Off-campus jobs are relatively easy but not always in proximity. These jobs include office boy, receptionist, waiter/ waitress, call centre maintenance, data entry, etc. In Canada, students can work off-campus only if:

  • They are a student at a designated learning institution (DLI).

  • They are enrolled in a secondary-level vocational training programme or a post-secondary academic, vocational, or professional training programme.

  • They are enrolled in a programme that lasts at least 6 months and leads to a diploma, certificate, or degree.

  • They are a holder of a Social Insurance Number (SIN)

  • They are studying part-time because you are in your last semester and do not need a full course load, or you were a full-time student until your final semester.

 Check out our student-friendly guide to know more about the types of part-time jobs for international students in Canada and a lot more! 

Part-Time Job Rules for International Students in Canada

  • You can work up to 20 hours per week during regular academic terms/semesters. To make up these hours, you can perform multiple jobs as long as they all match the requirements of your study permit.

  • You can work full-time if you're on a scheduled break throughout the school year, such as the winter and summer holidays or a fall or spring reading week. 

  • You have the option of working overtime or can also work in 2 part-time jobs that sum up to a bigger number of hours than normal. To work full-time before and after the break, you must be a full-time student. You are unable to work during the break before the start of your first academic session/semester.

  • If you're self-employed, you're also in charge of keeping account of the hours you work off-campus and demonstrating that you're following the terms of your study permit.

Types of Part-Time Jobs in Canada

There are two ways international students can get part-time jobs in Canada. They can either look for on-campus jobs or off-campus jobs.

On-Campus Jobs: On-campus jobs are available inside the university campus and are perfect for students as they can apply in different departments within their proximity. Students can only work on-campus in Canada if their study permit allows it. However, they can work without a work permit if they:

  • Are a holder of a Social Insurance Number (SIN)

  • Have enrolled in a program that is at least 6 months long and awards a diploma, certificate or degree by the end of it

  • Have enrolled in a secondary-level post-secondary academic, vocational or professional training program

Off-Campus Jobs: Off-campus jobs are relatively easy but not always in proximity. These jobs include office boy, receptionist, waiter/ waitress, call centre maintenance, data entry, etc. In Canada, students can work off-campus only if:

  • They are a student at a designated learning institution (DLI).

  • They are enrolled in a secondary-level vocational training programme or a post-secondary academic, vocational, or professional training programme.

  • They are enrolled in a programme that lasts at least 6 months and leads to a diploma, certificate, or degree.

  • They are a holder of a Social Insurance Number (SIN)

  • They are studying part-time because you are in your last semester and do not need a full course load, or you were a full-time student until your final semester.

 Check out our student-friendly guide to know more about the types of part-time jobs for international students in Canada and a lot more! 

Holders of a Canadian Study Permit who meet the requirements have been allowed to work on or off-campus without the need for a separate work permit for up to 20 hours per week. Students must note that:

  • They need to pursue a course for a minimum duration of 8 months to be eligible to stay back in Canada.

  • Courses with a duration of fewer than 8 months do not allow a student to stay back and apply for Post Graduation Work Permit.

  • If students pursue a course with a duration of less than 2 years, they are eligible for a post-graduation work permit of equivalent duration as the course.

Here’s our top-searched guide to know more about the Canada Work Permit

Holders of a Canadian Study Permit who meet the requirements have been allowed to work on or off-campus without the need for a separate work permit for up to 20 hours per week. Students must note that:

  • They need to pursue a course for a minimum duration of 8 months to be eligible to stay back in Canada.

  • Courses with a duration of fewer than 8 months do not allow a student to stay back and apply for Post Graduation Work Permit.

  • If students pursue a course with a duration of less than 2 years, they are eligible for a post-graduation work permit of equivalent duration as the course.

Here’s our top-searched guide to know more about the Canada Work Permit

Here are the different application costs for different types of student visas that an international student requires to study in Canada:

  • Student Permit: CAD 154

  • Canada Student Dependent Visa: CAD 500

  • Post Graduate Work Permit: CAD 261

  • Work Permit: CAD 199

Here are the different application costs for different types of student visas that an international student requires to study in Canada:

  • Student Permit: CAD 154

  • Canada Student Dependent Visa: CAD 500

  • Post Graduate Work Permit: CAD 261

  • Work Permit: CAD 199

Step 1: Get an admission letter from a designated learning institution (DLI).

Step 2: Apply for the permit online or download an application package.

Step 3: Pay the fee for your application and keep the receipt.

Step 4: Have a medical check-up from a panel physician registered in your country.

Step 5: Receive a decision on your application.

Step 1: Get an admission letter from a designated learning institution (DLI).

Step 2: Apply for the permit online or download an application package.

Step 3: Pay the fee for your application and keep the receipt.

Step 4: Have a medical check-up from a panel physician registered in your country.

Step 5: Receive a decision on your application.

According to Glassdoor, some of the top high paying job industries in Canada for international students are as follows:

  • Law and Legal Studies

  • Architecture

  • Medicine and Life Sciences

  • Engineering, IT and Blockchain

  • Natural Sciences

  • Human Resources 

  • Finance and Banking

According to Glassdoor, some of the top high paying job industries in Canada for international students are as follows:

  • Law and Legal Studies

  • Architecture

  • Medicine and Life Sciences

  • Engineering, IT and Blockchain

  • Natural Sciences

  • Human Resources 

  • Finance and Banking

Canada has one of the world's largest economies and is one of the world's wealthiest countries. As of 2020, it has the 9th-largest economy in the world, with a GDP of $1.64 trillion in US dollars and 15th in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP). Moreover, compared to some of the world's other great economic powers, it has a workforce several of just under 19 million people. According to Statista, Canada's Real GDP growth rate is expected to be 4.89% in 2022.

Canada has one of the world's largest economies and is one of the world's wealthiest countries. As of 2020, it has the 9th-largest economy in the world, with a GDP of $1.64 trillion in US dollars and 15th in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP). Moreover, compared to some of the world's other great economic powers, it has a workforce several of just under 19 million people. According to Statista, Canada's Real GDP growth rate is expected to be 4.89% in 2022.

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