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Applying as an International Student

In the 2016-17 academic year, more than 2,940 international students made Queen’s their home-away-from-home; that’s more than 11% of Queen’s full-time student population.

For Undergraduate Studies

Academic Requirements: Search admission requirements by country or curriculum…

English Language Comprehension: Test of Facility in English

How to Apply:

The Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) processes all undergraduate and professional applications to Ontario universities. Go to the OUAC website and look for the “OUAC 105” category, which handles out-of-province and out-of country applicants.

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For Graduate Studies

International graduate students account for 20.3% of the total graduate enrolment under the School of Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs.

2021 Fees: From the beginning of September 2021, international PhD students will pay the same tuition fees as domestic doctoral students at Queen’s. Students who are admitted to a full-time research based program, master's or PhD, can expect to receive a funding package to help partially offset their living and educational costs.

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  1. Search the Exchange Partner Institutions database to see if your home university has an exchange agreement with Queen's University in your area of study.

  2. Contact the appropriate Faculty Exchange Coordinator for more information.

Bader College

Bader College

Study at Bader College in England for both first year and upper year studies:

You can apply to Bader College through the study-abroad program at your home institution, or as an international student at Queen’s. Bader College has study-abroad agreements with institutions throughout North America and around the world. Students are also encouraged to apply from non-partner institutions.

General Admission Requirements and Application Procedures

Global Law program: Application Procedure

Queen’s School of English

Study at Queen's School of English (QSoE) to prepare for university or college, to learn English for work, or to experience Canadian culture.

QSoE offers a variety of English as a Second Language (ESL) programs and courses, including intensive academic English, summer or winter short-term programs and tailored options.

[International students]English language preparation as a pathway to the Queen’s University undergraduate programs is available through the QBridge Pathway.