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Most Affordable Universities & Colleges in Canada for International Students

Ever thought of studying abroad and Canada comes to mind? Or you simply want to use the education route to immigrate to Canada. Yes, you must have heard a lot about the prospects that exist in Canada and can not wait to advance your studies there. So you get a laptop and start searching for schools to apply and that is when your hopes seemed to be dashed. The tuition! Nobody told you it is not as cheap as it sounded.

Canada is one of the most educated countries in the world and is a coveted place for so many scholars. International students could pay through their teeth to get any type of degree from Canada but we have come up with some institutions with very affordable tuition and other charges.

Tuition in Canada is not the same and it can vary depending on where you choose to study. Averagely, an international student can expect to pay from $17,500 per year for an undergraduate degree around $16,500 per year for a postgraduate degree. The cost could go up as high as $40,000 per year for the most expensive courses.

At the end of your studies, you would have gained one or two years of Work Experience in Canada and what is referred to as Canadian Education. These two factors will help ease your way to Canada. You can read more about that in this article.

Affordable Universities & Colleges in Canada for International Students

Here is a list of top schools in Canada with affordable tuition for international students. The fees did not include administrative costs.

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Fees at Memorial University of Newfoundland

Memorial University makes the list of the top 500 Universities in the world. The insitution is noted for engineering, geology and oil-field related geophysics. They have a Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland which is a specialized campus for naval architecture, fisheries, and ocean technology.

It is a top-quality medium-sized university. No one talks much about it probably because it is in Newfoundland.

Undergraduate Tuition: $11,400

Graduate Tuition: $12,400 for Masters and $17,988 for Doctoral programmes.

The University Of Alberta Tuition for International Students

The University of Alberta is a globally recognized and ranked University, a larger University with a student population of about, 45,000–50,000 students. It has maintained its ranked as one of the top 4 or 5 Universities in Canada. It has excellent business programmes including MBA, and highly rated engineering programs. It boasts of a very sophisticated, state of the art nanotechnology institute . It attracts seasoned lecturers from all over the world, even some who have lectured at Ivy League schools. 

Graduate Tuition: $9000 – $10,000

University Of Alberta

Algoma University (Undergraduates only)

Algoma University is the smallest public undergraduate-only institution in Ontario. It has a particular focus on the needs of Northern Ontario. It is a teaching-focused and student-centred post-secondary institution, specializing in liberal arts, sciences, and professional degree programs.

Tuition: $9470.67

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St. Paul University (Université Saint Paul)

St. Paul University is a catholic owned university with courses in both French and English. It is a bilingual university. It ranks 113th in Webometrics ranking of Canadian Universities. The university runs 47 programs in 9 areas of study.

Tuition for Undergraduate and Postgraduate: $7000 – $8000

St. Paul University (Université Saint Paul)

Durham College

Durham College is a public applied arts and technology institute in Ontario, Canada. The college offers more than 140 quality post-secondary programs in culinary management, farming and horticulture, business, IT, construction, renewable energy, technology, health care, and engineering available in its 9 academic schools at almost every level. The school has more than 43,600 students.

Tuition fee: $13,322.05

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Niagara College

The college is home to world-renowned wine, beer, and other culinary programs that offer more than 130 diplomae, degree, and advanced-level programs as well as general interest part-time courses. The college is one of the greatest platforms for International students. It provides deep technical knowledge with practical using machinery and real-world software

Undergraduate Tuition: $16,150

Graduate Tuition: $14,550

Fanshawe College

Fanshawe College is a public institution. It provides more than 200 certificate, diploma, degree and graduate courses to its aspirants around the world. It’s population exceeds 43,000 students. The college is reputed for guiding and helping aspirants release their creativity and succeed in their respective fields. Fanshawe College has achieved a 90.3% employment rate with its students finding jobs within 6 months of graduating.

Fanshawe College

Fanshawe always offers plenty of clubs and events, as well as access to Computer Labs and restaurants. Their library & media services are also excellent.

Tuition: $15,923.30 for most programs

Asides the insitutions mentioned above, tuition of others range from $16,000 to $37,000 and above $37,000 for medicine related courses as well as specialized courses.

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