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Next start dates

May 2, 2016:

Entry to degree preparation and bachelor's degreesat Royal Roads University.

Direct entry to bachelor's and master's degrees at the University is only available for the Fall and Spring intakes.

PROGRAM DELIVERY

Study Group - international education specialist

Degree preparation programs are delivered by Study Group, in partnership with Royal Roads University in Canada.

Study Group is a world leader in educating international students. Every year, Study Group provides the highest quality educational opportunities for 50,000 students from 130 countries in 48 Study Centres across the globe.

International student programs

International student programs: pathways to University in Canada

Pathways to success at University in Canada

The International Study Centre offers a variety of supportive pathways for international students wishing to pursue undergraduate and graduate programs at Royal Roads University in Canada:

English preparation

4-year
degrees

Master's degrees

English for Academic
Purposes

Transfer Preparation
Program

Pre-Master's Program

BA Global Tourism Management

BA International
Hotel
Management

BA Professional Communication

BBA Sustainability
and International
Business

BA Justice Studies*

BS Environmental Science*

BCom 
Entrepreneurial Management*

Master of Global Management

MA Tourism Management

MA Intercultural and International Communication

*These degrees are available for Direct Entry only.

Study timeline: duration of your University degree

The undergraduate student timeline and graduate student timeline help you calculate the likely duration of your study at University in Canada. These timelines are an indication of probable study plans. Your program duration is confirmed after a post-arrival English test.

Note: you are required to study degree preparation programs in consecutive semesters, without long breaks. The ISC academic year is divided into 3 semesters: fall, spring and summer.

Study timeline for undergraduate level students

International students who have completed high school can progress to graduation from a bachelor's degree in the timeline below, depending on English level on entry:

English level on entry English for
Academic Purposes
Transfer
Preparation Program
Bachelor's degree
equivalent* IELTS 4.5 or TOEFL 45 iBT 6 months
YEAR 1:

10 months
YEAR 2:

8 months
(+4 month summer break)
YEARS
3–4:

20 months standard degree

OR

12 months program
equivalent* IELTS 5.0 or TOEFL 50 iBT 3 months
equivalent* IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL 55 iBT
6 months
 quivalent* IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 60 iBT
  2.5 months 
equivalent* IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 65 iBT direct entry to year 3 of your degree -->

Study timeline for graduate level students:

International students who have a 3- or 4-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, can progress to graduation from a master's degree in the timeline below, depending on English level on entry:

English level on entry English for
Academic Purposes
Transfer
Preparation Program
Pre-Master's Program Master's degree
equivalent* IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL 60 iBT

6 months Program: 12 months
Internship option: 3–6 months
equivalent* IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 68 iBT

4 months
equivalent* IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 88 iBT direct entry to degree -->

* An official IELTS or TOEFL score is not required for admission to these programs. Students can complete the free Study Group English test to determine their language level. Ask to take the free English test.

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Lisa Chong Chung - international student at University in Canada

Student Testimonial

Lisa Chong Chung

From: Mexico
Degree: BBA International Business

"I decided to study in Canada to get better opportunities in my future by having a good education. Royal Roads University has the degree I wanted to do, and many other really interesting things for international students like me. My classes are not very big, and teachers give very good explanations of what they are teaching in their lectures."

Meet Alan from Mexico

Mexican international student at University in Canada
An international student from Mexico talks about the International Study Centre at Royal Roads University in Canada.

FAQ: Do I need IELTS or TOEFL to apply?

No official IELTS or TOEFL score is required. You can complete the Study Group English Language test instead. Contact us to get the English test.

FAQ: What grades do I need for Royal Roads University in Canada?

Applicants must have achieved an average grade of 75% or higher in previous academic study. See all entry requirements.