Trent University

Trent International
Trent  University
1600 West Bank Dr. Peterborough, Ontario
Canada K9L0G2


Trent University

Trent University is one of Canada's top undergraduate universities (# 1 in Ontario).  High quality, internationally recognized programs of study in humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, business, computer science, nursing, environmental science, forensics and education.  Interactive learning is provided through small group teaching, laboratories and seminars taught by award-winning teachers and researchers.  We guarantee residence for international students, and provide outstanding support, scholarship, and leadership opportunities. International students from 106 countries around the globe study at Trent.  Peterborough is a welcoming, safe, artistic community surrounded by clean rivers, lakes and parks, located 90 minutes from Toronto.

Our Durham campus (located in Oshawa) offers a close-knit community with one of the best student-faculty ratios and is in close proximity to Toronto.

Program available for Sept. 2017-18 intake


Ancient Greek and Roman Studies, Anthropology [Peterborough or Durham] Archaeology, Bachelor of Arts And Science, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology - also in MAY 2017*, Biology – also in MAY 2017, Biomedical Sciences – September entry only – Apply early; limited enrolment, competitive entry, Business Administration [Peterborough or Durham] – also in MAY 2017 Canadian Studies, Chemical Physics – also in MAY 2017, Chemistry – also in MAY 2017, Child and Youth Studies/Care (Durham only), Communications and Critical Thinking [Durham only], Computing & Information Systems – also in MAY 2017, Computing & Physics – also in MAY 2017, Cultural Studies Economics – also in MAY 2017, Education (September entry only – Apply by late January for Teacher Education Stream. Apply by December 1 for Consecutive Bachelor of Education). Limited enrolment, competitive entry, English Literature [Peterborough or Oshawa] , Environmental & Resource Science or Studies [Peterborough or Durham] , Bachelor of Environmental & Resource Science AND Studies Environmental Chemistry – also in M,AY 2017 , Environmental Geoscience , Forensic Science French Studies, Geography, Gender & Women's Studies – also in MAY 2017 , History [Peterborough or Durham] , Indigenous Studies , Indigenous Environmental Studies , International Development Studies
International Political Economy, Journalism, Kinesiology (September entry only – Apply by March 1) Law and Arts: Trent/Swansea Dual Degree, Mathematics – also in MAY 2017 , Mathematical Economics – also in MAY 2017 , Mathematical Physics – also in MAY 2017 , Media Studies ,Nursing (September entry only – Apply by March 1). Limited enrolment and highly competitive, Philosophy , Physics , Political Studies , Psychology [Peterborough or Durham] – also in MAY 2017 , Sociology [Peterborough or Durham] , Social Work (September entry only – Apply by March 1), Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems , Water Sciences

In addition to these programs, Trent University offers a wide range of specialty, emphasis and specialization programs. For a complete list, please visit www.trentu.ca/viewbook (starting from p. 30)
*MAY 2017 – to be confirmed in February 2017



Human Resources Management. One year Post-Graduate Certificate Program [Peterborough or Durham], September entry only ,  Marketing and Entrepreneurship. One year Post-Graduate Certificate Program [Peterborough or Durham], September entry only , Trent-ESL: English for University (four annual intakes: September, January, April, June)

DEADLINES: September intake - June 1 (some programs have earlier deadlines, see above), January intake - October 15 , April intake (ESL only) and May intake (degree) - March 1, June intake (ESL only) – May 1
Undergraduate programs: approximately $22,000 CDN per year (tuition and ancillary); $9,000 CDN per year (residence and meal plan), Trent-ESL: $5,500-$6,500 CDN per term (tuition and ancillary); $4,500 CDN per year (residence and meal plan

Special Offers

$1,000 International Award towards Trent tuition for top student from each city on Canam tour.  Priority admissions processing for all applications received from students attending the fair. 

Special Attraction

Peterborough campus Open House: March 16
Durham Campus (Oshawa) Open House: March 14

Scholarships for international students

Automatic Entrance scholarships: $1,000-$3,000
International Global Citizen Awards: $2,000-$5,000 (application based)

Last date of applications for the Sept. 2017 intake

June 1, 2017


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