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International pathway

8 months

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Program highlights

Small class sizes — receive personalized help from instructors.

Support services ― access excellent resources to help guide your journey at Mount Royal.

Social growth — connect with international and Canadian students at the International Student Support Centre and participate in social and cultural activities.

Live in Canada — maintain full-time status for a study permit, 8 – 10 months (September to April, with May and June study optional).

Are you an international student currently living outside of Canada or the United States who is missing one or more admission requirements for your intended degree or diploma program? This program features:

  • Complete MRU's highest level of the English Language Program to meet the English Language Proficiency requirement
  • Complete missing high school course requirements for intended degree/diploma
  • Complete post-secondary courses towards your intended degree/diploma
  • Meet competitive admission average for future degree/diploma
  • Receive a conditional offer of admission to future degree/diploma

Future possibilities

Transition into your intended degree or diploma program.

Admission requirements and costs

Sample curriculum


Information about program offerings, admission requirements and the application process can be answered by an admissions and recruitment specialist.

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Explore your academic options with Mount Royal’s degree and diploma programs or attend our full-time English language program, Language Education for Academic Purposes.