Fanshawe College

Ontario, Canada

Public | Estd. 1967

Fanshawe College

London, Canada

Public -1967

97:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

25:75

Female: Male Ratio

February, May and October

Intakes

60%

Acceptance Rate

97:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

25:75

Female: Male Ratio

February, May and October

Intakes

60%

Acceptance Rate

History, Affiliations and Rankings

In 1962, the Ontario Vocational Centre (OVC) was established in London, Ontario, Canada. In 1967, the institute name got modified to Fanshawe College, it became a part of Applied Arts and Technology Institutes. Fanshawe later set up their campuses in Woodstock, St. Thomas, and Simcoe. The London campus initially comprised three buildings but has since been subject to a series of modifications. Fanshawe College is one of Ontario's major colleges, serving almost half a million people with a pledge to educate, engage, empower, and inspire. Through the design and delivery of quality education and custom training for federally and provincially sponsored trainees, community organisations, sectoral training councils, and private sector employers in the business, health, industrial, and services sectors, Fanshawe also plays an important role in providing re-skilling and skill upgrading opportunities for mature learners. The institution was founded with the goal of providing students and employers with routes to success, an extraordinary learning experience, and a global perspective. 14 courses at Fanshawe College are accredited by the Co-operative Education Work Integrated Learning Canada. The pharmacy course is accredited by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP). Fanshawe College is also a member of the Canadian Bureau of International Education (CBIE), AUCC, and ACCC.

Infrastructure, Campuses and Courses

Fanshawe College is situated in London, Ontario, and is one of the largest public colleges in Canada that provides more than 200 programs to 43,000 students every year. Fanshawe College has campus and regional site locations in London, St. Thomas/Elgin, Woodstock/Oxford, Simcoe/Norfolk and Huron/Bruce. London Campus is spread over 100 acres, the campus has 23 buildings where more than 20,000 students are studying in a full-time program. Fanshawe College's main campus is the home to the Centre of Applied Transportation Technology (CATT), the Centre for Digital and Performance Arts (CDPA), and the Fanshawe Aviation Centre. The London Downtown Campus is also known to be London’s art, cultural, and digital media hub, and also has the School of Hospitality and Culinary Arts, Information Technology and Tourism, School of Digital and Performing Arts. This campus also provides five graduate certificate programs. The programs are known to offer students practical learning and skill-based education. St. Thomas/Elgin Regional Campus has enrolled 2000 part-time and 350 full-time students and provides diplomas, certificates, career and employment services, and training courses. The Simcoe/Norfolk Regional Campus & Woodstock/Oxford Regional Campus have about 200 full-time students and hundreds more part-time students. It offers full-time courses, including Adventure Expeditions and Interpretive Leadership, Developmental Services Worker, and Early Childhood Education. Full-time courses offered by this campus are Business Entrepreneurship and Management, Hair Styling, Police Foundations and Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Technician

Accomplishments and Alumni

Fanshawe College is Ontario’s largest college that serves close to half a million people to empower the local community and answer the immediate needs of Ontario’s labour market. The notable alumni are Gerald Fagan, choral conductor, Honorary Diploma recipient, Former faculty member and Member of the Order of Canada and Jack Richardson, legendary Record Producer for Canadian Rockers The Guess Who (1969–1975) and many other artists such as Bob Seger and Alice Cooper. Richardson was appointed to the Order of Canada in 2003.

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

Around more than 6,500 international students from over 100 nationalities are enrolled at Fanshawe College. This in itself is a clear indication that Fanshawe College promotes diversity. It's necessary for their mission of offering roadmaps to success, an outstanding learning experience, and a global opinion to meet student and employer requirements. Fanshawe graduates are known to have an employability rate of 83.1% with students finding employment opportunities within 6 months of graduation, which is well above the provincial average. At Fanshawe College, each one respects the diverse identities and cultures that make up their communities and believes that everybody has a right to feel safe and respected on campus and have equal access to everything provided at Fanshawe. 

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Scholarships

The International Degree Entrance Award is open to all international students who have a valid study permit and are registered full-time in a Bachelor's degree program. Students will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of term).

Eligibility

An average of 60% in previous academic record is required.

Applicability

Registrations for the application form is to be done.

The International Degree Entrance Award is open to all international students who have a valid study permit and are registered full-time in a Bachelor's degree program. Students will receive the award upon successful completion of level 1 (with a minimum of 2.0 GPA) and disbursement of funds in level 2 of their program after the 10th day of term).

Eligibility

Students must be in level 1 (or first semester with advanced standing).

Applicability

Students do not apply for this award.

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.

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FAQs

Due to many courses being offered online and with limited occupancy, Residence will be offering spots to students with blended programs first, followed by their proximity to Residence.
Due to many courses being offered online and with limited occupancy, Residence will be offering spots to students with blended programs first, followed by their proximity to Residence.
Once you have gone into your application to complete the remaining steps in the Residence application, you will receive an invoice. This invoice will be emailed to you 5-7 business days after completing the steps in your application.
Once you have gone into your application to complete the remaining steps in the Residence application, you will receive an invoice. This invoice will be emailed to you 5-7 business days after completing the steps in your application.
The Residence application contains a series of questions about personality, study habits and personal preferences. Based on a student’s answers, they place you with a roommate of the same gender who has similar interests.
The Residence application contains a series of questions about personality, study habits and personal preferences. Based on a student’s answers, they place you with a roommate of the same gender who has similar interests.
Applicants should expect to hear from the college within three weeks of submitting their application. All applicants are given two weeks to confirm their offer of admission.
Applicants should expect to hear from the college within three weeks of submitting their application. All applicants are given two weeks to confirm their offer of admission.
A number of publications and league tables have placed Fanshawe College among Canada's top public colleges.
A number of publications and league tables have placed Fanshawe College among Canada's top public colleges.
Fanshawe College is a public college and is one of the largest of the 24 publicly funded Community Colleges in Ontario.
Fanshawe College is a public college and is one of the largest of the 24 publicly funded Community Colleges in Ontario.
Through the design and delivery of custom training for federally and provincially sponsored trainees, community organisations, sectoral training councils, and private sector employers in the business, health, industrial, and services sectors, Fanshawe plays an important role in providing re-skilling and skill upgrading opportunities for mature learners.
Through the design and delivery of custom training for federally and provincially sponsored trainees, community organisations, sectoral training councils, and private sector employers in the business, health, industrial, and services sectors, Fanshawe plays an important role in providing re-skilling and skill upgrading opportunities for mature learners.
Fanshawe College was founded in 1967 as a reorganisation of London, Ontario's previous Ontario Vocational Center (OVC). The word Fanshawe means "wooden temple."
Fanshawe College was founded in 1967 as a reorganisation of London, Ontario's previous Ontario Vocational Center (OVC). The word Fanshawe means "wooden temple."
Applicants who apply after February 1 can expect to hear from the college within 3 weeks of completing their application. All applicants are given two weeks to confirm their offer of admission.
Applicants who apply after February 1 can expect to hear from the college within 3 weeks of completing their application. All applicants are given two weeks to confirm their offer of admission.
The permission will be valid for the duration of your Fanshawe Co-op programme. It will be valid for the duration of your Co-op term. Only full-time occupations (about 35-40 hours per week) are eligible for Co-op.
The permission will be valid for the duration of your Fanshawe Co-op programme. It will be valid for the duration of your Co-op term. Only full-time occupations (about 35-40 hours per week) are eligible for Co-op.

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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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