International Education

 COVID-19 UPDATE — October 21, 2020 


Mount Royal University is committed to supporting international students during this time of uncertainty.

The following document COVID-19 (NOVEL CORONAVIRUS) INFORMATION FOR MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS outlines the procedures and considerations related to travel to Canada, and quarantine during COVID-19.

For further information, please contact the Office of International Education (international@mtroyal.ca).

Amended travel restrictions to allow international students to enter Canada to designated learning institutions (DLIs) with approved COVID-19 readiness plans came into effect October 20, 2020. Mount Royal University is on the list of institutions with approved COVID-19 readiness plans in place. Asymptomatic international students with the appropriate documents to enter Canada and whose designated learning institution (DLI) is on the list of institutions with approved COVID-19 readiness plans in place are considered non-discretionary and non-optional. See further information on these new measures and the approved DLI list on IRCC’s website.

Our Vision: "Creating exceptional learning experiences for a world of possibilities"

Learning has no borders. To ensure the richest education possible, Mount Royal University has built an international education program that is widely regarded as a leading-edge. Through the development and delivery of programs related to student mobility and faculty exchanges, and through the provision of specialized student supports dedicated to our international student population, our focus is to ensure Mount Royal students can have the opportunity to enrich their education and expand their understanding of the world.


Choose your adventure

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Outbound Exchange

Spend a semester or two abroad immersed in another culture.

Field School

Travel and learn with
a group of MRU faculty
and students for 4-6 weeks.

Inbound Exchange

Incoming international students studying at Mount Royal

Work Experience

Complete your work term abroad.

 



Why should you study abroad?

Gain valuable skills and experienceFrom learning a few words in the local language to collaborating in the classroom, develop your intercultural skills and understanding, both personally and professionally.

Globalize your degreeMake your degree stand out by adding international experience to it. Studying abroad is also an excellent way to develop international connections.

Expand your perspectiveConnecting with people from a variety of professional and cultural backgrounds will be sure to help you see the world in new ways.

Personal growthGrow by jumping outside of your comfort zone!

Have an unforgettable experienceEverything from the people you meet in the classes you take will come together to create one unforgettable experience.


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Are you looking to improve your English Language skills?

The Language Education for Academic Purposes (LEAP) program offers high-quality English language instruction, developing the language skills necessary for success in academic settings. This supports a smooth transition from language classes to credit studies in undergraduate programs.


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