ApplyBoard’s Top Recruiters Workshop is just one month away and we’re excited to introduce the partner schools that will be presenting at the event on September 19-20, 2019 in Delhi, India. Each college and university will share a 1-hour presentation about their institution, covering a variety of topics including an overview of the campus and location, popular programs, fees, international student services, accommodations, employment opportunities, and much more. Throughout the event, recruitment partners will have the opportunity to interact with schools and ask questions in-person. Here are the schools you can look forward to meeting at the event:
The main campus for Algoma is located in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, with a second campus in Brampton, Ontario. Established in 1965 as Algoma University College, students and faculty take pride in it being Ontario’s smallest university, with 1,600+ undergraduate students enrolled. International students make up 27% of the student body. This allows Algoma University to offer small class sizes that enable increased interaction between students and faculty. Algoma is the only post-secondary institution in the province strictly for undergraduate students. It offers a wide range of cultural, academic and social activities that make for a unique and meaningful experience. For international students, Algoma offers a homestay program. They also pair each new international student with a mentor from their Algoma Student Ambassador Program.
Langara College is located in Vancouver, British Columbia. Langara welcomes over 23,000 students each year, with over 6,000 being international students from all over the world. With over 130 programs, and 1,700 courses international students have the opportunity to cater their education to their own needs. Langara has an International Education Department that helps students integrate into Canada and life on campus.
Located in Sudbury, Ontario, Laurentian University is home to 9,000 students. The school is situated on a beautiful 750-acre campus. International students represent 6.5% of the student population from more than 60 countries. Laurentian offers unique programs that provide knowledge on watershed systems, rural and northern children’s health, particle astrophysics, and more. Laurentian offers more than 175 degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels, small class sizes, and 800 course sections available in French. At Laurentian, class sizes are kept small to ensure students feel supported throughout their education. The team at Laurentian is experienced in understanding the needs of international students, they strive to provide a caring and supportive environment so international students feel at home.
LaSalle College has campuses in Montreal, Quebec, and Vancouver, British Columbia. It was founded by Jean-Paul Morning in 1959 in the LaSalle borough of Montreal. LaSalle College has a strong international focus, and each year it welcomes close to 25% of its 15,000 student population from around the world. LaSalle College also prides itself on small class sizes, a friendly environment, hands-on delivery of information, and assisting its students in achieving their career goals. The Vancouver campus focuses on programs in the applied arts, while the Montreal campus offers programs in business, management, and economics.
Royal Roads University
Royal Roads University is located on the grounds of the former Royal Roads Military College at Hatley Park National Historic Site on scenic Vancouver Island, British Columbia. With a student population of 5,300, it includes 550+ international students from 60+ countries. Royal Roads has a strong emphasis on practical, applied programs that are delivered by faculty with real-world experience. Royal Roads features group-based coursework where students challenge and grow together throughout their program. For international students, Royal Roads student engagement team offers a special orientation catered to the unique needs of international students.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic has nearly 20,000 students enrolled across campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina, and Saskatoon, each located in Saskatchewan, one of Canada’s Prairie Provinces. As a polytechnic institution, it offers certificate, diploma, degree programs, and apprenticeship training with a technical focus. Saskatchewan Polytechnic is proud to offer programs with co-op opportunities to build experience and earn an income.
Toronto Film School
Toronto Film School conveniently located in downtown Toronto, and offers creative diploma programs to prepare students for a career in Film, entertainment, fashion, design, and video games. With nearly 1,446 students enrolled, class sizes are kept small to give students an optimal learning environment to convert their creativity into practical skills. The teachers at the Toronto Film School are professionals who understand the industry and transform students into award-winning graduates. Toronto is the go-to city in Ontario for fashion, film, and design, putting the Toronto Film School front and center of the industry.
University Canada West
Established in 2004 and located in the heart of vibrant Vancouver, University Canada West (UCW) offers a range of career-focused programs, including a Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication, and Master of Business Administration. UCW draws students from more than 40 countries, offers a dynamic learning environment, high levels of interaction within the classroom, and competitive tuition rates. Its close proximity to the industry in Vancouver improves students’ ability to gain industry experience through work opportunities.
Founded in 1959, York University is one of Canada’s largest universities, serving a diverse student population of over 50,000 students. The School of Continuing Studies is located at York University’s Keele campus in Toronto. It offers continuing education programs that are designed to help you reach your goals. York has a unique promise to enrich student experience beyond academic achievement, through 300+ clubs and organizations to enhance student life.
With campuses in Toronto, Ontario, and Vancouver, British Columbia, Yorkville University offers leading professional degree programs, including master, bachelor, and diploma programs. Yorkville is home to more than 5,000 students, allowing the school to provide a supportive, highly collaborative, and interactive learning community. Yorkville offers programs on-campus, as well as online, in order to support students who choose to fast-track their education. Yorkville University offers scheduling that allows international students to maximize off-campus part-time work while they are studying.
Get Your Tickets Today
Tickets for Top Recruiters Workshop – Delhi are already 65% sold out! Don’t miss your chance to attend and interact with some of Canada’s top colleges and universities. The event also includes networking opportunities, social events, delicious meals, and live entertainment. Purchase your tickets now. If you have any questions about Top Recruiters Workshop, email firstname.lastname@example.org or connect with your ApplyBoard Representative.