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Welcome International Students!

The Ryerson Advantage

Ryerson University is Canada’s leader in innovative, career-focused education. Located in the heart of Toronto, the fourth largest city in North America, our students gain real-world knowledge through co-operative education and internships and amplify their studies through zone learning and specialized minors.

Ryerson is internationally renowned for its boundary-pushing programs and research in the areas of: Arts; Science; Business; Communication and Design; Community Services; Engineering and Architectural Science. We also offer an intensive ESL Foundation Program. Urban, culturally diverse and inclusive, Ryerson is home to 43,000 undergraduate and graduate students, representing over 146 countries. Our students enjoy a richness of perspectives, different opinions and backgrounds to help shape their world view.

At Ryerson University we’re dedicated to creating a culture of action where education and experience go hand-in-hand. 

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Why Ryerson?

We Are Toronto

Ryerson’s located right in the centre of Canada’s largest city. You’re only steps away from amazing opportunities in every field, including everything from health care and technology to arts and entertainment.

A Global Campus

Our students speak more than 80 languages and come from more than 146 countries. Which makes you part of a community that’s welcoming, warm, vibrant and inclusive.

You Can Decide

Choose from one of our 62 bachelor’s programs and 49 specialized minors, including foundation programs specifically tailored for newcomers to Canada. Make your education as unique as you are.

World Class Opportunities

Explore co-ops, internships, field placements and the external,Digital Media Zone, the leading university-based incubator in North America. Here, you’ll become a new kind of innovator, creator or entrepreneur.

We've Got Your Back

We support you throughout your entire academic career. Ryerson offers peer mentorship, essay writing support, and over $4 million in entrance scholarships to help you succeed.

Connect with Us

We're here to help you learn more about Ryerson and everything the university can offer. There are many in-person and online opportunities to connect with us, wherever you are in the world.

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Ready to get started? Our website details everything you need to know about applying to Ryerson University from abroad, and our staff are here to help you every step of the way.

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