University of Guelph:

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University of Guelph

The University of Guelph is among the top Universities to study in Canada. It has 94 undergraduate and 48 postgraduate study programs and 6 associate degrees under several course studies. International students must have a minimum of 3 GPA in most programs to qualify for admission to the University.  

  • The University is in the 501-600 position in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2023

  • Impact ranking by the Times Higher Education World is 16th as of 2022 

  • The University is in the 19th position among the best global universities in Canada as per US News & World Reports 2022

  • It is in 497th position in best Global Universities in the U.S. News and World Report, 2023

  • As per QS World University Rankings, 2024, the University is in 486 positions 

  • The University is in the 1st position in agricultural science as it is famous as a food university

  • It is in the 2nd and 5th position for its renounce in the plant and animal science field 

University of Guelph Highlights 

  • The University of Guelph has a high graduate employment rate of over 89%, which is one of the main reasons to opt for higher studies here. 

  • As per the Corporate Knights survey, the University stood in the 2nd position among the top Canadian Business Schools. 

  • The University ranks first per the student satisfaction survey for living environment and residence. 

  • Almost 90% of graduates get employment scopes within 6 months of completing their study course. 

  • Candidates can earn an average yearly salary of 59200 after studying at this University. 

University of Guelph Admissions

UG Admissions 

The application fee is CAD 90

  • Fill up the application form 

  • Official academic records of the past course or exam 

  • Language proficiency in TOEFL, IELTS, DET, or PTE CAEL

  • High school degree and certificate 

  • Updated resume 

  • Financial sponsor 

  • GRE or GMAT scorecard 

  • Reference letter

  • Portfolio

  • Writing samples

  • Statement of Research 

  • Supplemental documents 

PG Admissions 

The application fee is CAD 110

  • Academic records 

  • Standardized scorecard 

  • English proficiency score

  • Essays 

  • Resume 

  • Two or three LORs

  • Financial proof

  • Fee waiver form 

  • Addition or optional certificates, depending on the course 

Eligibility Criteria 

UG Programs 

  • Completed class 12 under state board certificate with first-division marks 

  • Students must furnish academic records of classes 10th and 12th and get a minimum average of 80% to qualify for a UG study program. 

  • Suppose a candidate is willing to pursue any commerce or science stream subject without mathematics in 12th standard. In that case, they must complete MHF4U math for biological science or commerce and MCV4U math for physical science with 75 to 80% marks. 

  • GPA minimum 3.0 to 3.9 

  • GRE 55th percentile in all the sections 

  • GMAT score: 550 

  • IELTS - 6.5

  • TOEFL iBT - 89

PG Programs 

  • CAEL: Language assessment overall score of 70 

  • DET score: minimum of 110 

  • GPA minimum 3.0 to 3.9 

  • GRE 55th percentile in all the sections 

  • GMAT score: 550 

  • IELTS - 6.5

  • TOEFL iBT - 89

MBA Program 

  • The score eligibility criteria for the MBA program are as below:

  • GMAT score: 550 

  • GRE: 55th percentile in all the sections 

  • ACT: optional 

  • SAT: optional  

  • GPA: Minimum 3.0 to 3.9 

  • TOEFL: Minimum total of 89 with no sections less than 21

  • IELTS: 6.5 total score with no less than 6

  • PTE: Minimum score of 60 and no less than 60 in individual components 

York University Programs

University students get a chance to participate in co-op programs, open learning, and experimental learning, along with distance education options. There is flexibility of choices for students studying in Canada to go in the path of their choice. 

PG Programs 

  • Masters of Biomedical Sciences

  • Masters of Bioinformatics 

  • Masters of Chemistry 

  • Masters of Clinical Studies 

  • Masters of Engineering 

  • Masters of Human Health & Nutritional Sciences

  • Masters of Physics 

  • Masters of History 

  • Masters of Geography 

  • Masters of Management 

UG Programs 

  • Bachelor of Accounting 

  • Bachelor of Management 

  • Bachelor of Public Management 

  • Bachelor of Art History 

  • Bachelor of English 

  • Bachelor of European Studies 

  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture 

  • Bachelor of Anthropology 

  • Bachelor of Biological Science

  • Bachelor of Biochemistry 

  • Bachelor of Chemistry 

  • Bachelor of Computer Science 

University of Guelph Accommodations 

There are over 5,000 students in the single and family residences of the University. 

  • South Residence Community: This community has 1800 students with three buildings - Prairie, Mountain, and Maritime Hall 

  • North Residence - It has six halls with single, double, quad, and triple room systems - Mills Hall, Watson Halls, Maids Hall, Lamington Hall, Lennox, and Addington Hall. 

  • East residence - It has three halls with double and single room setup- Lanark Hall, Dundas Hall, and Glengarry Hall. 

  • Arts House, Design House, Eco House, and Innovation House are the living-learning centers

The residence fee categories are:

Room category 

Campus area 

Total residence fee in CAD 

Single room 

North and south 


Single room 

Johnston Hall


Single room 

East Residence


Single room 

Lambton Suite (2 or 3 bdrm suite)


Single room 

East Village (4-6 bedroom) Townhouse


Double Room 

North and South 


Double Room 

Johnston Hall 


Double Room 

East Residence


Single Room 

West (3 bdrm) Townhouse


Single Room

University Houses


University of Guelph Cost 

  • UG Program - Average Tuition Fees: INR 1783392.66

  • PG Program - Average Tuition Fees: INR 627051.84

  • Hostel + Meal: INR 1424928.84 yearly

Cost of Course 

The table below shows the top courses of the University and their annual fees for international students. 


Annual Fees 

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting)

CAD 38,372.81 (INR 23,65,989.78)

Bachelor of Computing (Computer Science)

CAD 37,427.11 (INR 23,07,862.80)

Bachelor of Engineering

CAD 46,267.99 (INR 28,53,050.11)


CAD 7,261 (INR 4,47,739.29) per year


CAD 10,362 (INR 6,38,922.24) per year

Computer Science 

CAD 9,952 (INR 6,13,641.59) per year

Cybersecurity & Threat Intelligence 

CAD 14,829 (INR 9,14,393.97) per year

Data Science

CAD 14,828 (INR 9,14,325.40) per year


CAD 7,666 (INR 4,72,701.55) per year

Human Health & Nutritional Sciences

CAD 9,952 (INR 6,13,641.59) per year

Cost of Living 

The cost of living at the University of Guelph is as follows:


Yearly Costing in CAD


CAD 990 (INR 61,053.92)


CAD 233.88 (INR 14,423.24)


CAD 2,197.68 (INR 1,35,532.30)


CAD 23,007.96 (INR 14,18,972.76)

Mobile phone + Interest 

CAD 136.5 (INR 8,418.38)

University of Guelph Scholarships 

The details of the University scholarships are as follows:



Eligibility Criteria 


Depends on the study program  

It aids in students’ research and industry placement scopes  

Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development

Up to 15900 CAD

Citizens of ASEAN member states are eligible  

Queen's Young Leaders Awards

It depends on per study program 

Students who are 18 to 29 years old can apply  

Entrance scholarship 


Students with good academic records can apply for it 

Other International In-Course Scholarships, depending on the student’s merit, are:

  • The scholarship depends on the academic excellence and achievements of students

  • Students other than Canadian or permanent residents can also apply

  • Students can apply for this at the University only after they complete one year

University of Guelph Placements 

Students applying for an MBA program can get this scholarship. Let us take a look at different study program graduates and their yearly salaries:

Job Profile 

Annual Salary 


CAD 91,000 (INR 56,06,790.29)

Human Resources & Recruiting

CAD 47,000 (INR 28,96,799.76)

Sales & Business Development

CAD 49,000 (INR 30,19,877.71)


CAD 58,000 (INR 35,74,549.12)


CAD 51,000 (INR 31,43,138.02)

 Understanding which study program specialization can offer them a better pay scale in the future will help them choose the right stream for higher studies.

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    To study MBA in the USA, you need to follow these steps: 1. Research and select the universities you want to apply to based on your preferences and eligibility. 2. Take the required exams such as GMAT or GRE, and TOEFL or IELTS if you are an international student. 3. Prepare a strong application package including transcripts, essays, letters of recommendation, and resume. 4. Apply to the universities of your choice following their application deadlines and instructions. 5. Upon acceptance, apply for a student visa and make necessary travel arrangements. Please note that the specific requirements and procedures may vary by university, so it is important to carefully review the information provided by each institution.

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