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Founded in 1995, Royal Roads University is a public institution of research-centric higher education in Colwood city of British Columbia, Canada. The institution operates on the grounds of the former institution named Royal Roads Military College that functioned until 1995 when it was granted the university status and professional degree-granting powers. It is affiliated to reputed organizations, namely the International Association of Universities and the Canadian Bureau for International Education. The university is also associated with Universities Canada and the Canadian Virtual University.

The university has a 565-acre main campus that comprises a large number of walking, hiking and biking trails amidst lush greenery. It is also home to the historic Hatley Castle, which has been featured in several television shows and movies like X2 and X-Men: The Last Stand, Arrow, Smallville, Deadpool and The Professor. The castle also houses a small Canadian museum in its lower level, which is known as Royal Roads University Museum. The university library holds a wide collection of digital and printed resources required for learning, teaching and research, including 48,000 books, 55,000 e-books, and over 100 online databases.

Opened in 2011, the four-storey Learning and Innovation Centre has 33 breakout rooms, seven classrooms, five computer labs equipped with modern technology and several social spaces. Another important building on the campus is the Sherman Jen Building which houses a social centre, conference centre, academic facilities and dormitories. The International Study Centre housed in this building has 11 classrooms, laboratories, teaching spaces, offices and multipl

The university has a 565-acre main campus that comprises a large number of walking, hiking and biking trails amidst lush greenery. It is also home to the historic Hatley Castle, which has been featured in several television shows and movies like X2 and X-Men: The Last Stand, Arrow, Smallville, Deadpool and The Professor. The castle also houses a small Canadian museum in its lower level, which is known as Royal Roads University Museum. The university library holds a wide collection of digital and printed resources required for learning, teaching and research, including 48,000 books, 55,000 e-books, and over 100 online databases.

Opened in 2011, the four-storey Learning and Innovation Centre has 33 breakout rooms, seven classrooms, five computer labs equipped with modern technology and several social spaces. Another important building on the campus is the Sherman Jen Building which houses a social centre, conference centre, academic facilities and dormitories. The International Study Centre housed in this building has 11 classrooms, laboratories, teaching spaces, offices and multiple social spaces as well as coffee and snack kiosk. Other facilities featured on the campus include a gymnasium, weight room, fitness studio, swimming pool, computer lab, canteen, boathouse and a dock, garage, squash courts and outdoor tennis courts.

The university offers various undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes as well as a range of certificate and diploma courses on-campus, online or a blend of both. The university provides education in areas of business, communication, education, culture, technology, humanitarian studies, tourism, hospitality, environment and sustainability, executive education, interdisciplinary and leadership studies. Royal Roads University is a vibrant community representing diversity with around 5,300 students from over 60 nations of the world. The student body includes more than 550 international students. The average class size of 25 and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1 allows for one-on-one attention. Royal Roads University has a vast alumni network, comprising highly-successful and renowned graduates. Some notable names in the alumni list are Grad Wasan Jema (Arab Women of Excellence Award Winner), Goffinet Miller (Provincial Capital Commission's CEO), Gordon Exel (President of Cummins Westport Inc.), Greg Moore (Mayor of Port Coquitlam), Jim Kyte (Former NHL Player) and Chris Austin Hadfield (Canadian Astronaut and Engineer).

Year of establishment1995
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Also Known AsRRU
Total International Students550
Size of Campus in acres642
UG/PG Course Ratio4.54
Faculty/Student Ratio12
Endowments ValueINR 4 million
No.of Campuses1
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Toko Nikh | Bachelor of Arts in International Hotel Management - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 3 Apr 2022
5.0
Best college, providing all the facilities.

Tips: Students must know manners as well as their language because it's a leading college. Everyone over here is very much disciplined and knows how to respect their faculties as well as their staff and their juniors which I think is very necessary.

Likes (Permanent Immigration): I have rated high in permanent immigration/settlement options because after studying from this university we are provided with all the best knowledge that are necessary for settlements. So I thought the college is good for settlement options.

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Royal Roads University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MIM(4 Courses)(12 months-2 years)INR 9.86 L - 21.15 L
BHM(2 Courses)(4 years)INR 14.27 L - 14.85 L
BBA(1 Courses)(4 years)INR 14.85 L

Royal Roads University Scholarships

Narotam Sekhsaria’s Scholarships
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Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
K.C. Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Studies Abroad
Rs. 8,00,000
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
Hani Zeini Scholarship
Rs. 74,390
Engineering,Computers,Science + 2 more
Harvey Fellowship
Rs. 11,90,240
Science,Humanities,Business

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Royal Roads University Entry Criteria

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MIM(4 Courses)

: 6.0-6.5

: 88.0 & Above

: 60.0 & Above

BHM(2 Courses)

: 6.0-6.5

: 79.0-88.0

: 55.0-60.0

BBA(1 Courses)

: 6.0 & Above

: 79.0 & Above

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  • The average rent is 800 to 900 CAD/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • The student residences are fully furnished with all the basic amenities such as electricity, water and unlimited internet access included in the rent
  • The apartments are located near medical clinics, grocery stores, restaurants and entertainment venues

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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
BSc INR 19 L
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MS INR 10.9 L
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BE/Btech INR 21.3 L
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MA INR 9.5 L
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BBA INR 16.2 L
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MIM INR 17.9 L
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MEng INR 15 L
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MASc INR 12.3 L
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MBA INR 25.7 L
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MFA INR 10.1 L
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MArch INR 20.2 L
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BHM INR 11.9 L
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Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 85
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 59
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GRE: 305
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GMAT: 560
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Royal Roads University FAQs

Q. What is the acceptance rate of the Royal Roads University?

A. Royal Roads University has an acceptance rate of approximately 70%.

Q. Is Royal Roads University an accredited university?

A. Royal Roads University is an accredited member of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC).

Q. What is the average tuition fee at Royal Roads University?

A. The average tuition fee at Royal Roads University for a degree program is approximately C$45,000 per year.

Q. What is the cost of living at Royal Roads University campus?

A. The average cost of living at the campus of Royal Roads University is C$1,800 per month.

Q. What are the requirements to study at Royal Roads University?

A. The general requirements for admission at Royal Roads University are as follows:

Q. Is Royal Roads University a real university?

A. Yes, Royal Roads University is a real university established in 1995, in Colwood, British Columbia, Canada.

Q. Is Royal Roads University an Ivy League school?

A. No, Royal Roads University is not an Ivy League School.

Q. What is the minimum IELTS/TOEFL score required for Royal Roads University?

A. The minimum score required for the English language proficiency test is:
  • IELTS/TOEFL – 6.5/88 for Undergraduate courses
  • IELTS/TOEFL – 7.0/100 for Postgraduate courses

Q. What is the cost of a student visa for Canada?

A. The cost of a student visa for Canada is C$150.

Q. Is Royal Roads University a public university?

A. Yes, Royal Roads University is a public university.

Q. How many faculties does Royal Roads University have?

A. Royal Roads University has two main faculties, i.e., the Faculty of Management and the Faculty of Social and Applied Science.
Location
University CityColwood, British Columbia, Canada
Size of citySmall
Population of City16,859
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colwood,_British_Columbia

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2005 Sooke Road, Victoria, B.C., Canada V9B 5Y2

Colwood ( British Columbia)

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