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Mount Royal University

Alberta, Canada

Public

Mount Royal University

Calgary, Canada

Public

Fall, Spring

Intakes

34%

Acceptance Rate

10:2

Acceptance Rate

Fall, Spring

Intakes

34%

Acceptance Rate

10:2

Acceptance Rate

History, Affiliations & Rankings

Founded by the Alberta provincial charter on December 16, 1910, Mount Royal University was originally named the Mount Royal College. It was started by George Kirby who wanted to increase the opportunities of higher education for the youth of rural houses in the area. This university was established in Canada as a result of a charter issued by the provincial government of Alberta. In 1931, it changed its name to Mount Royal Junior College, a post-secondary institution that provided transfer courses to the University of Alberta and then the University of Calgary. It moved its headquarters to a new site in Lincoln Park, which was formerly an air force installation, in 1972. This institution received its university status in the year 2009. It currently offers 12 degrees and 36 majors with an average class size of 32 students.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The campus provides a large number of facilities to the students including baking, a bookstore, and child care. Computer labs, digital print centre, food services, lockers, performing arts centre, library and the sports centre. It is like a mini-city that is well-equipped just for the students. The faculty at Mount Royal University is highly rated by the students. The professors are knowledgeable, engaging and encouraging as well. The average class size at MRU is 320 students which allow each student to be supported and provided better attention. There are 12 degrees and 36 majors, all lying within the subjects of Art, Business, Communication, Science, Technology, etc. The credits from Mount Royal University can be transferred to the University of Alberta and the University of Calgary.

Accomplishments & Alumni

The University received the Ashoka Changemaker Campus designation for being a leader in social innovation and change-making. More than 110,000 alumni from Mount Royal University are making changes around the globe. The university has produced well-known alumni, including Paul Brandt (Canadian Musical Artist), Kent Hehr (Canadian Politician), Alvin Law (Motivational Speaker), and John de Chastelain (Military Officer). 

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

Mount Royal University currently houses about 14,896 students of which 1.9% are international students. The University has students from a wide range of backgrounds, including race, national origin, religion, beliefs, age, socioeconomic level, gender, sexual orientation, and handicap status. University's vibrant and diverse campus offers several opportunities for students to engage with their peers. The Career Services Centre at Mount Royal University ensures that the students have access to career-related services as and when they need it. Even after one graduate from MRU, they can avail of this support for up to 5 years. Some of the companies where graduates work is Alberta Health Services, Mount Royal University, TC Energy, Suncor, City of Calgary, etc. 

 

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International Students %

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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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CourseDurationFee/Year
Other Bachelors in Bachelor of Communication - Public Relations48 Months ₹11,000
Other Bachelors in Bachelor of Interior Design48 Months ₹15,000
Other Bachelors in Bachelor of Nursing48 Months ₹11,000
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BSc in Cellular and Molecular Biology48 Months ₹18,200
BA in History48 Months ₹18,200
BA in Sociology48 Months ₹18,200
BSc in Computing in Information Systems48 Months ₹18,200
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CourseDurationFee/Year
Other Bachelors in Bachelor of Communication - Public Relations48 Months₹11,000
Other Bachelors in Bachelor of Interior Design48 Months₹15,000
Other Bachelors in Bachelor of Nursing48 Months₹11,000
Certificate in Advanced Studies in Critical Care12 Months₹12,950
BID in Applied Interior Design36 Months₹13,536
BN in Nursing48 Months₹12,950
BSc in Cellular and Molecular Biology48 Months₹18,200
BA in History48 Months₹18,200
BA in Sociology48 Months₹18,200
BSc in Computing in Information Systems48 Months₹18,200
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Scholarships

This scholarship is awarded to full-time students on the institute.

Eligibility

Excellent academic background

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

This scholarship is awarded to full-time students on the institute.

Eligibility

Excellent academic background

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

This scholarship is awarded to full-time students on the institute.

Eligibility

Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in any year of any program who is a member of the Cougars Women’s Soccer team.

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

This scholarship is awarded to full-time students on the institute.

Eligibility

Awarded to a full-time international (visa) student who will be enrolled in their second, third or fourth year of any degree program in the upcoming fall semester.

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

This scholarship is awarded to full-time students on the institute.

Eligibility

Excellent academic background

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

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.

Click here to apply through the official website of the college.

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Admission Requirements

FAQs

Mount Royal University is fairly competitive and only students with higher grades are considered first. The applicants who apply to MRU must present a minimum admission average of 70% in their grade 12.
Mount Royal University is fairly competitive and only students with higher grades are considered first. The applicants who apply to MRU must present a minimum admission average of 70% in their grade 12.
Mount Royal University is known for its comprehensive programs in business, communications, nursing and public relations. There are unique research centres as well.
Mount Royal University is known for its comprehensive programs in business, communications, nursing and public relations. There are unique research centres as well.
Students can pay the tuition fees through online banking or telephone banking, online credit card payment (Visa, MasterCard and Amex) or CIBC International Student Pay (preferred payment method for international students),
Students can pay the tuition fees through online banking or telephone banking, online credit card payment (Visa, MasterCard and Amex) or CIBC International Student Pay (preferred payment method for international students),
MRU received the "Best Educational Institute" award from Best of Calgary in 2017 and the "Community Choice Award" from the Star Metro in 2019. Mount Royal University consistently ranks among Canada's best universities in terms of teaching quality and overall educational experience.
MRU received the "Best Educational Institute" award from Best of Calgary in 2017 and the "Community Choice Award" from the Star Metro in 2019. Mount Royal University consistently ranks among Canada's best universities in terms of teaching quality and overall educational experience.
Mount Royal University was the first post-secondary institution in Alberta to be accredited by CPHR AB, giving students interested in pursuing a career in human resources a significant competitive advantage. Graduates from November 2011 onwards are eligible for accreditation.
Mount Royal University was the first post-secondary institution in Alberta to be accredited by CPHR AB, giving students interested in pursuing a career in human resources a significant competitive advantage. Graduates from November 2011 onwards are eligible for accreditation.

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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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