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[Students at Engineering Exchange Orientation]

Top students from across Canada and more than 125 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 4,000 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 the United Kingdom. Consider an internship, Queen’s Innovation Centre Summer 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

International students are 11% of our undergraduate community and 27% of our graduate student community.

Top 3 countries of citizenship for international students: China, USA, India

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 220 exchange partners in 40 different countries.

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.

Bader College: Students from around the world can study at Queen's campus in the United Kingdom 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 Bader College.

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.

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 Studies Certificate

Queen's offers the International Studies Certificate option to all Queen’s University undergraduate students regardless of their degree concentration. It is intended for those who wish to enhance their undergraduate degree with a formal international program of study. The International Studies Certificate combines language acquisition with cultural and interdisciplinary learning, and includes a study abroad experience.

Learn more about the International Studies Certificate...

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