University Canada West ,Vancouver,Canada

  • Vancouver,Canada

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University Canada West Scholarships

Narotam Sekhsaria’s Scholarships
Not available
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

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  • Average rent ranges from CAD 650 to CAD 850 for shared rooms
  • Accommodation includes apartment and homestays
  • Major Amenities includes Wifi, laundry services, electricity etc
  • Both furnished and unfurnished apartments are available
  • Lease of 6 months is required for few apartments

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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
BSc INR 20.3 L
MS INR 11.4 L
BE/Btech INR 22.5 L
MA INR 9.8 L
BBA INR 17.3 L
MIM INR 18.7 L
MEng INR 15.6 L
MASc INR 12.9 L
MBA INR 26.8 L
MFA INR 10.9 L
MArch INR 20.4 L
BHM INR 12.5 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 6.3 L (based on 180 colleges listed on

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 85
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: 59
GRE: 307
GMAT: 570
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University Canada West FAQs

University Canada West FAQs

Q. What is the current University Canada West world ranking?

A. In September 2021, University Canada West (UCW) received a total of 5 stars rating from QS Stars higher education rating system. UCW is the third university in Canada, and the first in British Columbia, to receive a 5-star rating from the QS rating system.

Q. What is the cost of studying at the University Canada West?

A. The cost of studying at the University Canada West for pursuing a Bachelor's Degree programme is Cost per course: $1,920 and the Total Tuition Fee is $76,800. Master's Degree Programme, Cost per course: $1,920 and Total Tuition Fees: $38,400. The Tuition cost for a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is Cost per course: $2,580 and the Total Tuition Fee is $38,700. The figures mentioned above are for international student rates that need to be paid for 2023 (full-time). Candidates looking to know the cost of studying at the University Canada West can check out the University Canada West Courses & Fees on our website. 

Q. What is the living cost at University Canada West?

A. The off-campus accommodation and the living cost for studying in Vancouver are as follows:
Accommodation $500 to $2,000
Public transportation monthly pass $98 to $174 per month
Food estimation $300 to $800 per month
Cell Phone with data for internet $60 to $150 per month (depending on a contract to get a new cell phone is required or not)
Home Cable with internet $100 to $200 per month (this is optional as some rental units and homestays cover this cost)
Provincial health insurance $163 per term
source: official university website

Q. When was the University Canada West (UCW) established?

A. Founded in 2005, University Canada West is a private, for-profit university which is located in British Columbia, Canada. The university was founded by David F. Strong, the former president of the University of Victoria. 

Q. Can you get part-time work opportunities while studying at University Canada West?

A. Yes, you can work on a Canadian student visa, you have the permission of working for a maximum of 20 hours/week for a paid job.

Q. Does the University Canada West provide work permits?

A. Candidates who have successfully completed one of the eligible courses from the University Canada West, Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Arts in Business Communication, Bachelor of Commerce or Master of Business Administration are eligible for a post-graduation work permit (PGWP) provided all other PGWP guidelines have been met. 

Q. Is University Canada West accredited?

A. Yes, the University Canada West has acquired ACBSP Global Business Accreditation for its MBA and BCom degree programmes. The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs authorizes business, accounting, and business programs for partner, baccalaureate, master, and doctoral degree levels worldwide.

Q. Does the University Canada West charge an application fee as part of the admission process?

A. Yes. University Canada West (UCW) charges a non-refundable amount of CAD 150 as an application fee for all its programmes.

Q. Is pursuing an MBA from the University Canada West good?

A. The University Canada West's MBA Foundation and MBA programme are ranked fourth in the list of the 10 Most Popular Canadian Programs by ApplyBoard Students, 2020. ApplyBoard is the world's largest online recruitment platform for international students, and recently shared the list of the most popular post-secondary programmes. Candidates looking to apply to university can check out our University Canada West Admission FAQs section.  

Q. Does University Canada West provide scholarships or financial assistance?

A. Yes, the University Canada West welcomes the best and most internationally acclaimed students each year and awards excellence with several available merit-based scholarships. Applicants can also check out a list of scholarships on our website. 

Q. Why should one consider choosing University Canada West for study?

A. University Canada West is located in central Vancouver. As a business-focused university, it provides students with the knowledge to succeed in their careers and scholarships to value their academic performance of students.
University CityVancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Size of cityLarge
Population of City6,31,486
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