University of Regina: Popular Programs & Rankings ,,Canada

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The University of Regina has a rich heritage spanning more than 100 years. It was established in 1911 as a private high school. In 1974, it was announced as an autonomous body. The university has 16,500 students. The university offers than 120 UG programs and 78 PG Degrees in over 15 disciplines which include business administration, social work, health, Engineering, media, and many more.

The Wascana Campus has apartment-style residences which can house 1200 students. It has 10 faculties, 25 academic departments and schools, 18 research centers and institutes, and three federated colleges (Campion College, First Nations University of Canada, and Luther College).

The city was previously known as Wascana but was later changed to Regina (queen in Latin) in honor of Queen Victoria. International students from about 90 countries are studying in this university which comprised 17.7% of the total student population. It has 3,196 individuals in academic and staff positions in 2017.

The University of Regina works with more than 295 Institutes from 48 countries. The University provides placement assistance to its students through a career center that conducts career fairs, does academic advising, and has a U of R job board. It has a co-operative Education Work experience program which enables its students to earn while they learn and students can earn up to 10 million.

The university endowment fund has a healthy value of 86.1 million Dollars. The University of Regina boast

The Wascana Campus has apartment-style residences which can house 1200 students. It has 10 faculties, 25 academic departments and schools, 18 research centers and institutes, and three federated colleges (Campion College, First Nations University of Canada, and Luther College).

The city was previously known as Wascana but was later changed to Regina (queen in Latin) in honor of Queen Victoria. International students from about 90 countries are studying in this university which comprised 17.7% of the total student population. It has 3,196 individuals in academic and staff positions in 2017.

The University of Regina works with more than 295 Institutes from 48 countries. The University provides placement assistance to its students through a career center that conducts career fairs, does academic advising, and has a U of R job board. It has a co-operative Education Work experience program which enables its students to earn while they learn and students can earn up to 10 million.

The university endowment fund has a healthy value of 86.1 million Dollars. The University of Regina boasts of 78,643 strong Alumni. Some of its notable alumni include Akiem Hicks (American footballer), Jhon Hewson (Australian politician), Jonathan Denis (Canadian Politician), Robert Boyer (visual artist), Elizabeth Raum (music composer). Dr. Mohan Babu, a faculty member, is collaborating with the University of Toronto and the Harvard medical school to find new ways to fight e-coli.

Year of establishment1911
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Also Known AsU of R
Total International Students3000
Size of Campus in acres239
Faculty/Student Ratio28
Endowments ValueCanadian Dollar 86 million
No.of Campuses2
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U of R Reviews (Showing 2 of 2 reviews)

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Vivek Singh | BSc in Actuarial Science - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 27 Sep 2021
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4.9
Fantastic learning experience

Tips: If students join this college then they must go through the college website and read each and every section very carefully like there fee structure , on the job placement, students life, internship and post job opportunities etc this is enough before taking admission

Likes (Part time work): In my opinion job opportunities during the whole course was very high those who willing to work can work without any hurdle . I myself did the part time job while studying so I am very much sure that any one can get job very easily i...

  • Total Monthly ExpenseCAD 5356
  • Prepping time for classes33 hours / Week
  • Expected Annual SalaryCAD 88394
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Harshal Desai | BSc in Chemistry - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 20 Mar 2022
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3.1
Complete waste of money.

Tips: My advice to you is prefer not to join the university if possible, they raise fees by 2.5% every year and the standard of University isn't high. The professor are not good in most of the classes. You'll feel like its not worth studying at all if you'll take any class with them.

Likes (Indian Food): With the increase in Indian and Asian people in the city, there are lot of options for both Indian and Asian food here. In mostly every section of the city you'll find some Indian restaurants of good quality. Though you'll...

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University of Regina Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MS(10 Courses)(18 months-2 years)INR 4.59 L - 7.78 L
MEng(6 Courses)(18-24 months)INR 6.95 L
MBA/PGDM(2 Courses)(18-24 months)INR 11.91 L - 21.45 L
MIM(2 Courses)(2 years)INR 10.22 L - 10.46 L
B.E. / B.Tech(7 Courses)(4-5 years)INR 13.79 L - 14.96 L
B.Sc.(7 Courses)(4 years)INR 13.4 L - 13.79 L
BBA(2 Courses)(4 years)INR 13.79 L - 15.35 L
M.A.(1 Courses)(2 years)INR 4.59 L
MASc(1 Courses)(18-24 months)INR 4.97 L

University of Regina Scholarships

Graduate Scholarship Base Fund (GSBF)
Rs. 6,19,300
Engineering,Computers,Science + 3 more
FGSR's Undergraduate Research Award (UGRA)
Rs. 6,19,300
Engineering,Computers,Science + 3 more
FGSR Women in STEM Entrance Scholarship
Rs. 6,19,300
Engineering,Computers,Science + 1 more
University of Regina International Entrance Scholarship
Rs. 1,85,790
Engineering,Computers,Science + 3 more

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University of Regina Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MS(10 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: Accepted

: 59.0 & Above

MEng(6 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: Accepted

: 59.0 & Above

MBA/PGDM(2 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 59.0 & Above

MIM(2 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 59.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(7 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 83.0 & Above

: 59.0 & Above

B.Sc.(7 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 83.0 & Above

: 59.0 & Above

BBA(2 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 83.0 & Above

: 59.0 & Above

M.A.(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: Accepted

: 59.0 & Above

MASc(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: Accepted

: 59.0 & Above

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On-campus Accommodation

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  • University provides on-campus housing facility to all students, including UG and PG
  • University has five residence halls kisik Towers, Paskwaw and Wakpa Towers, La Residence, College West and Luther College
  • University also provides dining plans to all students who live on campus
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Off-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The average rent is 650 to 850 CAD/month
  • The residence type includes homestays, studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • The apartments are fully furnished with free Hi-speed WIFI and central air-conditioning facility
  • The student residences are located at a short distance from all the major amenities including grocery stores, restaurants and retail 
  • Some of the apartments also have individual parking space and on-site management available

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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
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 5.8 L (based on 133 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 85
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 59
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GRE: 306
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GMAT: 560
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University of Regina FAQs

Q. What is the acceptance rate of the University of Regina?

A. The acceptance rate of the University of Regina is between 80 and 90 per cent.

Q. What is the current University of Regina world ranking?

A. As per the Times Higher Education (THE) University Rankings 2022, the university has been ranked #601-800 and as per US News & World Report 2022 Best Global Universities Rankings, the University of Regina has been ranked #983. Candidates wanting to know more about the University of Regina rankings can check out our website.

Q. What is the cost of studying at the University of Regina?

A. The tuition fee varies by faculty and is calculated by adding up the cost of the individual classes that a student is registered in, i.e., the amount paid could vary depending on the number of courses a student undertakes per semester. International students opting to take six courses a year would be required to pay CAD $13,100 - 15,300. Students who are opting to study 10 courses a year are required to pay CAD $21,200 - 24,900. Candidates wanting to know more about the cost of studying at the University of Regina can check our University of Regina Courses and Fees section.

Q. What is the cost of attendance (living cost) at the University of Regina?

A. The on-campus cost of living at the University of Regina in private dormitories is about CAD $3,276 per semester. And students opting for off-campus accommodation are required to pay an average rent of CAD $650 to 850 a month.

Q. Does the University of Regina assist with placements for graduating candidates?

A. The University assists in the placement of its students through a career fair and it has a University of Regina job board. The university also has a collaborative educational work experience programme that enables its students to earn while they are studying where they can earn up to 10 million.

Q. Is the University of Regina a good University?

A. The University of Regina is a prestigious university for international students because of the wide range of research equipment available for students. It also has a really good international collaboration that provides an opportunity to connect with alumni around the world. Candidates looking for admission to the University of Regina can check out our carefully crafted University of Regina Admission FAQs to understand more about the admission process.

Q. When was the University of Regina established?

A. Established in 1911, the University of Regina is a Public Research University which is located in Canada.

Q. What is the University of Regina in Canada known for?

A. The University of Regina is home to 10 faculties and 25 academic departments, 18 research centres and institutes, and 3 federated colleges that have built a reputation for excellence and innovative programmes leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees.

Q. Do the University of Regina provide scholarships to international students?

A. The University of Regina (U of R) offers a range of scholarships to international students such as the University of Regina International Entrance Scholarship, the UR Circle of Scholars Entrance Scholarship and the University of Regina Undergraduate International Student Welcome Solidarity Scholarship and Housing Support to name a few.

Q. What are the exam requirements for applying to the University of Regina?

A. Indian students going to study at the University of Regina (U of R) would be required to appear for an English proficiency test, which could be either the TOEFL iBT, IELTS, Duolingo (DET) or PTE. Along with that, standardized test scores are mandatory as per course requirements GRE or GMAT.

Q. Does the University of Regina provide a work permit?

A. Candidates should note that all international students on a Canadian Study Visa are eligible to work for a maximum of 20 hours/week subject to the guidelines set by Citizenship and Immigration Canada, as well as any other restrictions on the permit. Candidates looking for Post Study Work Permit should know that on completion of their course they would be automatically eligible to apply for a Post Graduation Work Permit (PGPW) provided they fulfil the eligibility criteria.
Location
University CityRegina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Size of cityMedium
Population of City2,15,106
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regina,_Saskatchewan

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3737 Wascana Parkway, Regina, SK S4S 0A2
Regina ( Saskatchewan)

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Sarah.MamaniPalmquist@uregina.ca

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