Georgian College Overview
About Georgian College
Georgian College was established in 1967 during the formation of Ontario’s college system. The college offers 750 scholarships, bursaries, incentives given by the government. The college is the first college in Canada with a position as an Ashoka Changemaker College. With seven campuses, the College provides one of the best education environment in every field. The College is home to the Automotive Business School of Canada, the only one of its kind in the country.
Georgian College Campus
The college has seven campuses. The largest of the campuses is the Barrie Campus, The Robbert Hartog Midland Campus is famous for skilled trades training, Muskoka Campus provides education along with meeting local demands, Orangeville Campus offers both full-time and part-time studies, Orillia Campus provides all amenities of a large campus, The Owen Sound Campus has the most advanced marine simulation and research center and The John Di Poce South Georgian Bay Campus, offers state-of-the-art facilities.
Georgian College Rankings
The university owns a reputed ranking in majority of institution's offerings. It currently enjoys 139th rank in the list of national universities and 64th rank in top public schools. It has also been ranked as 150th in Best Value institutions having a more significant space for social mobility and 99th in Best Colleges for Veterans. It is ranked 389th in the continent. It is ranked 6th globally among the 182 institutes in the 2016 International Student Barometer survey.
Georgian College Students
The College has around 13,000 full-time students, out of which 3,600 students are from outside Canada. The students at Georgian College are from more than 85 countries. The college has small classes, friendly staff, work opportunities, varsity teams, and clubs that help to cherish the student life at Georgian College
Georgian College Faculty
The student-faculty ratio is around 17: 1. The classes in the college are small, making it easier for students to get hands-on experience with the college faculty. The faculty is highly co-operative and experienced. The faculty uses the surroundings of the campus and for a higher learning experience for students, especially in the Barrie Campus that focuses on research projects.
Georgian College Achievements & Rewards
Georgian College has a strategic environmental plan, Accelerating Success 2016-21 where they successfully decrease Carbon emission and improve Waste diversion rate. Students of Georgian College have presented some of the best research pages. The Georgian Grizzlies, the athletic team of the college, has won several tournaments an events.