Yorkville University Toronto

Canada

Private

Yorkville University Toronto

Toronto, Canada

Private

January, April, July, October

Intakes

20:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

January, April, July, October

Intakes

20:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

History, Affiliations and Rankings

Established under the New Brunswick Degree Granting Act in the year 2003, Yorkville University is a privately funded educational institution in the city of New Brunswick. As of now, the university manages physical campuses in Toronto, Ontario and Vancouver. Since its inaugural year in 2004, the university has experienced exponential growth and development beyond the confines of the institution. To achieve this, the institution is affiliated with several institutions and offers its students 60 transferable credits. The university is affiliated with Bishop's University, Lakeland. College, Toronto School of Management, Western Community College and others. Yorkville University offers multiple program start dates throughout the year and the opportunity to shorten a program with approved transfer credits or year-round study. There are also no compulsory breaks so that students can graduate faster if they wish. It also offers online versions of many of its degrees, as well as some online-only versions such as the Master of Arts in Counselling or the Master of Education. The university is ranked in the top 200 universities in Canada.

Infrastructure, Campuses and Courses

The university has campuses in New Brunswick, Toronto, Ontario and Vancouver through which it offers undergraduate degrees in four programs in subjects such as Business Administration and Interior Design. The institution also offers master's degrees available to students in four specialisations through online education options. The online education option is available on all the campuses and each campus is equipped with the appropriate amenities and facilities to ensure students do not face problems due to institutional failure. Yorkville University offers a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (MA), Master of Education in Adult Education (M.Ed) and Master of Education in Educational Leadership (M.Ed). Bachelor of Business Administration (General) with specialisations in Accounting, Energy Management, Project Management and Supply Chain Management is offered at all three locations. The university accepts results from various English proficiency tests such as IELTS, TOEFL, CAEL and MELAB for admission. Yorkville University also offers a range of academic and non-academic facilities and services for students, including a library, financial aid, distance learning opportunities and administrative services. 

Accomplishments and Alumni

Yorkville University recently launched a portal that allows its graduate students to connect with their alma mater. The portal has been properly promoted and the passed out students are excited to be able to log back in. With an exemplary art presentation in a cross-departmental presentation, the university and its current students received critical acclaim in the faculties of the visual arts. The University received the 2021 Diversity and Inclusion Champion Award from the New Westminster Chamber of Commerce. Yorkville University prepares to launch the revamped new MyYU student portal. Some of the alumni from the university are Susan Thivierge (Aesthetic Medical Educators Training), Mohammad Hammadullah (Finance Manager at Marina Commodities Inc), Claudine Mingot (Senior Manager, BMO Financial Group) and many more. 

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

Yorkville University has another department dedicated to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion led by Thamina Jaferi. The institution has set a milestone by embracing the origins of  communities of different cultures and backgrounds in the regions at the campus locations. The university offers professional recognition of its programs in the career aspects of students. The doctorate offered by the university is recognized by certain institutions and students can participate as members in the research degrees of these institutions. The total number of students is 43,258 out of which 11,607 are international students. The total number of academic staff is 1,493, and the number of international staff is 239. The number of undergraduate degrees awarded is 8,887, master's degrees awarded is 2,276 and doctoral degrees awarded is 224. The number of research-only staff is120, the number of new undergraduate students is 11,176, the number of new master's students is 2,020, and the number of new doctoral students is 296. 

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Scholarships

In honour of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), international students who provide proof of U.S. or Mexican citizenship are not charged an international tuition fee.

Eligibility

Applicant must be an international students

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

The Jacob Markovitz Memorial Scholarship is an on-demand scholarship available to new students beginning their first quarter of studies in the Master of Education or Master of Arts program in Counselling Psychology at Yorkville University.

Eligibility

Applicant must be enrolled in Master of Education, or the Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology program

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

In honour of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), international students who provide proof of U.S. or Mexican citizenship are not charged an international tuition fee.

Eligibility

Applicant must be an international students

Applicability

An online application must be submitted.

The Jacob Markovitz Memorial Scholarship is an on-demand scholarship available to new students beginning their first quarter of studies in the Master of Education or Master of Arts program in Counselling Psychology at Yorkville University.

Eligibility

Applicant must be enrolled in Master of Education, or the Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology program

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.

Documents Required

Admission Requirements

FAQs

Unfortunately, the university does not offer accommodation on campus. However, there are several resources available to help students explore off-campus options.
Unfortunately, the university does not offer accommodation on campus. However, there are several resources available to help students explore off-campus options.
Small class sizes, group learning modules, and a strong online community provide an enhanced learning environment for our online students. You can expect to interact, share experiences, and learn new knowledge and skills with like-minded people from similar backgrounds, as well as experienced teachers who can offer career advice and networking opportunities. Online degrees are popular because they allow students to study at home, at work, or even on the go.
Small class sizes, group learning modules, and a strong online community provide an enhanced learning environment for our online students. You can expect to interact, share experiences, and learn new knowledge and skills with like-minded people from similar backgrounds, as well as experienced teachers who can offer career advice and networking opportunities. Online degrees are popular because they allow students to study at home, at work, or even on the go.
International students studying on campus may be eligible to work up to 20 hours per week part-time during the semester and study up to 30 hours per week during breaks as a condition of their study permit.
International students studying on campus may be eligible to work up to 20 hours per week part-time during the semester and study up to 30 hours per week during breaks as a condition of their study permit.
Most students work full-time or part-time. The programs offer the flexibility to study from home, at work, or on the go. In many of our online degree programs, our students are seasoned professionals with work and family commitments.
Most students work full-time or part-time. The programs offer the flexibility to study from home, at work, or on the go. In many of our online degree programs, our students are seasoned professionals with work and family commitments.
Yorkville University is officially licensed by the provincial governments of New Brunswick, Ontario and British Columbia to offer degree programs.
Yorkville University is officially licensed by the provincial governments of New Brunswick, Ontario and British Columbia to offer degree programs.

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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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