Top students from across Canada and more than 100 countries worldwide come to Queen’s to carve their own unique academic paths. Continually challenged by their peers and internationally acclaimed professors, they acquire the knowledge, skills and life experience that will lead to future success.
Whether you are Canadian or one of our more than 1,900 full-time international students, you will find enriching academic and cultural opportunities from which to choose. Opt for a degree in music or astrophysics, commerce or engineering. Spend a term at our castle in England. Consider an internship, Queen’s Summer Innovation Initiative, or a dual degree to round out your studies. The choices are endless!
You will graduate from Queen’s not only knowing more, but with a deeper and richer skill set – and a new global network of friends – to draw upon wherever life takes you.
Ways to Study at Queen's
Degree Programs: At Queen’s you can make your degree as unique as you are. We offer a number of programs to meet your specific needs for career development and personal growth, including articulation agreements, cotutelle programs, and dual degree or double degree options.
Exchange Opportunities: Expand your geographic and cultural horizons by participating in our robust exchange program with more than 175 exchange partners in more than 45 countries around the world.
Education Abroad Experiences: Make your Queen’s experience international through study abroad opportunities, field studies, work placements, internships, volunteering or directed travel in another country.
Queen’s Bader International Study Centre (BISC): Students from around the world can study at Queen's campus in England while staying at Herstmonceux Castle. Small class sizes, integrated hands-on field studies, primary research-based projects, and a diverse faculty and student population set the foundation for innovative global learning at the BISC.
Queen's School of English: We offer a variety of English as a Second Language (ESL) programs and courses – English language preparation for university or college, English for work purposes, or to enrich the experience of Canadian culture.
International at Home: Internationalize your degree with language courses, clubs and certification programs.
Online: Wherever you are, you can take Queen’s online courses or earn a degree – you could be located anywhere in the world, and you’ll still be a part of the Queen’s community.
International students are 7% of our undergraduate community and 25% of our graduate student community.
Top 3 countries of citizenship for international students: China, USA, India