Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada

Waterloo, Canada

  • 1911

    Established
  • 15

    No. of Programs
  • 1180

    US News
  • NO

    Scholarship
  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation

Overview

History, Affiliations & Rankings

Wilfrid Laurier University was founded in 1911 as an Evangelical Lutheran Seminary in 1911 at Waterloo, Canada. Later it acquired university status and was named Waterloo Lutheran University. In 1973, it was renamed  Wilfrid Laurier University. The Brantford campus of WLU was opened in 1999. Wilfrid Laurier University is a public university that has campuses in Brantford and Milton, Ontario, Canada.  Its branch campuses are located in Kitchener- Toronto & Yellowknife and Chongqing, China.  Martin Luther University College and Wilfrid Laurier International College are the two affiliated institutions of Wilfrid Laurier University. The CWUR World University of Wilfrid Laurier University is 1143.  

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

Wilfrid Laurier University has six campuses in Canada. Its branch campuses are located in China. The main campus of Wilfrid Laurier University in Brantford is recognised as the most sustainable campus in Ontario. Laurier also has 25 Research centres and Intuitions to perform research work and encourage innovation in different fields of studies like science, business, music, education and social work. More than 1000 courses are offered at Wilfrid Laurier University in active learning classrooms sessions. Along with this, students can also get enrolled in 4 full time online undergraduate degree programs and 3 full-time online graduate degree programs offered by Wilfrid Laurier University.  

Accomplishments & Alumni

With more than 100 years of establishment, Wilfrid Laurier University has helped lakhs students from different countries to graduate from one of the best universities in Canada. Laurier has an alumni strength of more than 105,000 people living in more than 100 countries around the world. Quality education at Laurier has helped lakhs of students to not only succeed in their careers but also to emerge as an up-spirited personality with intellectual skills and an understanding of life.  It has continuously been ranked No 1 in national ranking in “satisfaction with the decision to attend Laurier” by Maclean's.

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

More than 20,000 students are enrolled in different courses at Wilfrid Laurier University.  Classes at Wilfrid Laurier University are conducted in small sizes. The faculty-student ratio at  Wilfrid Laurier University is 1:25. Wilfrid Laurier University makes sure that its students have a bright career and to help students achieve success, various activities are conducted at the university. More than 800 events and workshops are conducted every year at Laurier’s Career Centre. As per the 2019 statistics of Wilfrid Laurier University, the graduate employability ratio of the university is 97.5%. In 2019, the employment rate for Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University was 99.5%. 

Wilfrid Laurier University Facts & Figures 

Type of University

Public University 

Average Annual Tuition Fee

Bachelors: $29,253 – $35,123

Masters: varies

Admission Intakes

Winter term: January to April

Spring term: May to August

Fall term: September to December

Average GPA Requirement

NA 

Average Exam Score Requirement

TOEFL iBT: 83 with no band less than 20 

TOEFL PBT: 560 

IELTS: 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 

PTE: 59 or higher

Duolingo English Test: 115 

GMAT: 650 or GRE equivalent 

ACT or SAT scores may be submitted, however, it is not required.

Admission Requirements

Standardised test scores, LORSOPAcademic Transcripts

Admissions Deadlines

Winters:  November 17

Spring: March 17

Fall: April 1

Percentage of International Students

18%

Alumni Worldwide

113,000 + 

Wilfrid Laurier University Rankings

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019 

US News & World Report - Global Universities

1247

1271

1180  

1180 

Wilfrid Laurier University Subject Rankings

Business

Ranked by 

2022

2021

2020

2019 

QS - Global MBA 

201- 250

201+ 

201+ 

201+ 

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Programs

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  • Management M.S

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 7,400

    • Duration

      1 Year

      Tuition Fee

      INR 10,57,800

  • M.B.A

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 7,400

    • Duration

      12 Month

      Tuition Fee

      INR 22,77,200

  • Master of Finance

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 7,400

    • Duration

      12 Month

      Tuition Fee

      INR 27,12,300

  • M.A in Business Economics (MABE)

    • Mode

      Regular

      Application Fee

      INR 7,400

    • Duration

      12 Month

      Tuition Fee

      INR 10,57,800

Campus Location

Wilfrid Laurier University

75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3C5

https://www.wlu.ca/future-students/international/international-students/index.html | 519.884.0710 | international@wlu.ca

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