Study at York University

Canada

Public University, Estd. in 1969

Updated on - October 6th 2019 by Piyush Bhartiya

Overview

York University Facts

York University – it is a public research university situated in Toronto, Canada.

  • York University is the second largest university in Ontario
  • It is ranked #281 in the QS world ranking.
  • In the U.S World and News Report it is ranked 17th nationally.
  • There are 3 main campuses of this university namely Keele Campus, Glendon Campus, Markham Center Campus.
  • The courses offered are a wide range in streams like bioengineering, environmental sciences, film and arts, law etc.

Popular Courses

1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
GMAT,GRE,SAT

About York University

The university was established in 1959. It was established by the York University Act.

It is the third largest interdisciplinary research and teaching institution. According to QS World ranking 2017 it is Number 1 for media and communication studies in Ontario.

Notable Alumni

There are several notable alumni who have studied at York University. Some of the notable alumni of York University are:

NameDescription
Daron AcemogluTurkish-born American economist who has taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Ken DarkBritish archaeologist
Jonathan StroudBritish writer of fantasy fiction, mainly for children and young adults
Helen BellAn English folk-influenced composer and musician
Iain R. EdgarSocial anthropologist at Durham University

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Courses and Fees

Popular Degrees

B.S.W. (Bachelor of Social Welfare)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.Tech. + M.B.A. (Bachelors of Technology + Masters of Business Administration)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.Tech. + M.Tech. (Bachelors of Technology + Masters of Technology)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.Tech. (Bachelor of Technology)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL
B.Com. + M.Com. (Bachelors of Commerce + Masters of Commerce)
1st year total fees:
Rs. 1,245,488.52
Exams Accepted:
IELTS,PTE,TOEFL

Browse Courses by Area of Study

Business & Management

50 Courses

Computer Science & IT

12 Courses

Education

18 Courses

Engineering

23 Courses

Fine Arts

23 Courses

Law

5 Courses

Mathematics

8 Courses

Medicine

1 Courses

Professional Studies

1 Courses

Science

50 Courses

Social Science

82 Courses

Sports

1 Courses

List of courses

Admission Procedures

How to Apply

The students have to give the English proficiency test like the TOEFL (80) and IELTS(6.5).

The students need to submit the general entrance tests like the GRE along with the secondary and senior secondary result copies. The other documents needed are statement of purpose, letter of recommendation, essays on topic provided by the university.

The students also need to submit the proofs of OSSD.

Requirements & Eligibility

Area of StudyUGPG
Business and ManagementIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
Computer Science and ITIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
EducationIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
EngineeringIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7
PTE: -
TOEFL: 91
Fine ArtsIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
LawIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
MathematicsIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
MedicineIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
Professional StudiesIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -
ScienceIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
Social ScienceIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: 7.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 100
SportsIELTS: 6.5
PTE: -
TOEFL: 83
IELTS: -
PTE: -
TOEFL: -

Important Deadlines

Area of StudyUGPG
Business and Management 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Computer Science and IT 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Education 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Engineering 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Fine Arts 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Law 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Mathematics 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Medicine 30.june ,2019 -
Professional Studies January 03,2019 -
Science 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Social Science 30.june ,2019 30.june ,2019
Sports January 03,2019 -

Life at York University

Student Life

  • An autonomous student newspaper named “Excalibur” since 1966.
  • The students are very supportive and have a vibrant, diverse environment with 300+ student clubs.
  • The sports community is represented as York Lions and have won banners like CIS, Ontario University Athletics.
  •  The School of Continuing Studies is Canada’s leading English Language Institute. 
  • 90% of York University get jobs within 2 years.

International Students

There are around 6,200 international students coming to this university from 178 different countries.

Accommodation

There are 8 residence buildings and off campus Village at York for student accommodation

  • The rooms have basic facilities like tv, wifi, laundry etc. the residence names are Bethune Residence, Calumet Residence etc.
  • The off – campus facility is called the Village at York for post – graduate students.
  • It is a large attraction for student events and parties.

Key Attractions

  • The college is an attractive institution where students come from far places to study.
  • The campus is large and glorious where students can spend a great time.
  • The on – campus and off - campus facilities give students a comfortable stay for their study location.
  • The placement of the university is very good and gives student a chance to shine bright in their career.
  •  It is one of the top universities in Ontario and those seeking courses in bioengineering, environmental sciences, film and arts, law.

Living Cost

Accomodation

1204 CAD
Per Month

Food

250 CAD
Per Month

Entertainment

175 CAD
Per Month

Utility

121 CAD
Per Month

Travel

141 CAD
Per Month

Misc

150 CAD
Per Month

Coke

1 CAD
Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

9 CAD
Per Month

Accomodation

1204 CAD/Per Month

Food

250 CAD/Per Month

Entertainment

175 CAD/Per Month

Utility

175 CAD/Per Month

Travel

141 CAD/Per Month

Misc

150 CAD/Per Month

Coke

1 CAD/Per Month

Mcdonalds Meal

9 CAD/Per Month

Colleges

Colleges at York University

There are 8 colleges that come under York University. The details are as follows:

CollegeDescription
McLaughlin College

Founded in 1968, McLaughlin College is situated in Canada and is affiliated to the York University.

Calumet College

Calumet College of St. Joseph (CCSJ) is a private institution offering master's, bachelor's and associate's degrees located in Lake Michigan.

Stong College

Stong College is situated in Canada.

Founders College

Founders College is a constituent college of York University, Canada and it offers programs in affiliation with the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies.

Bethune College --
Winters College

Winters College is situated in Canada.

New College --
Vanier College

Named after the most respected Canadians of the 20th century, General The Right Honourable Georges P. Vanier, the college was established in 1966. It caters education in varied programmes and fields of study like Arts, Culture, Business, Religion, Society, Economics and Commerce. The motto of the college is ‘to belong and contribute’. Its campus is established in Toronto, Canada.

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Founded in 1968, McLaughlin College is situated in Canada and is affiliated to the York University.

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Calumet College of St. Joseph (CCSJ) is a private institution offering master's, bachelor's and associate's degrees located in Lake Michigan.

3.

Stong College is situated in Canada.

4.

Founders College is a constituent college of York University, Canada and it offers programs in affiliation with the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies.

6.

Winters College is situated in Canada.

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Named after the most respected Canadians of the 20th century, General The Right Honourable Georges P. Vanier, the college was established in 1966. It caters education in varied programmes and fields of study like Arts, Culture, Business, Religion, Society, Economics and Commerce. The motto of the college is ‘to belong and contribute’. Its campus is established in Toronto, Canada.

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