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Algonquin College - Pembroke

Country

Pembroke, Canada

Overall Ranking

6250 in Webomatrics - World

Fees

Varies

Overview

Pembroke, Algonquin College is a widely known institution in Canada for providing top-notch advanced degrees. With more than 4000 international students representing 13 countries, presently, this college has an overall student strength of approximately 19,957. 

This institution has three campuses, and one of them is located in Pembroke. It is a newly opened campus offering 16 full-time student programmes. The college offers approximately 357 college programmes along with 19 apprenticeships and 27 full-time online programmes. The educational programmes offered by this college earned accreditation from the Association of Community College Trustees and ranked amongst the top 50 research colleges in Canada. 

There are no residential facilities on the Pembroke campus for the students, but they can avail private residences rented out by local people. Being surrounded by rugged terrain provides the students with an opportunity for various outdoor activities. With an acceptance rate of nearly 60%, this college follows a strict admission procedure. It holds the 78th position in Canada, according to the list provided by the ranking web of universities, CSIC.  

The Pembroke campus provides various health and community studies courses, outdoor training, business technology, etc. After the completion of each academic year, the college offers six international student scholarships and one leadership award to international students. These scholarships are awarded to students who have shown tremendous academic excellence and achievement. 

Further, this institution strongly connects with employers and is popular among students for its placement facility. The Algonquin College employment rate is 97%, and the students are employed with top-notch Canadian organisations. It offered 11 bachelor's degrees and partnered with universities to conduct programmes associated with Carleton University and the University of Ottawa.

About the University

Year of establishment

1967

University Website Link

https://www.algonquincollege.com/

Total Students

20000

Total International Students

4001

Size of Campus

92 Acres

Algonquin College - Pembroke Ranking

Ranking Provider
Rank

Webomatrics - World

6250

Popular Courses Offered

Eligibility

To be eligible for admission to your desired courses, you must meet the below-mentioned academic and English language proficiency score requirements:

 

Academic Requirements:

You must meet the below-mentioned academic requirements:

 

Bachelor Certificate/Diploma/Advanced Diploma

 

Higher Secondary School Certificate:

  • CBSE/ICSE: Average 60% and no grade below 55%
  • Punjab/Haryana/Gujarat Board: Average 65% and no grade below 60%
  • Other State Boards: Average 60% and no grade below 55%

 

Bachelor’s Degree

 

Any one of the following certificates with a minimum grade of 70 or above in required subject/s:

  • Higher Secondary Certificate
  • India Senior School Certificate
  • Pre-University Examination Certificate
  • Intermediate Examination Certificate

 

Graduate Certificate

 

  • Bachelor’s degree with a CGPA of 55% or higher
  • Diploma or Provisional Certificate for proof of graduation

 

 

English Requirements:

 

You must meet the below-mentioned English language proficiency score requirements:

Test

Degree & Graduate Certificate

Certificate & Diploma

IELTS

6.5 Band (6.0 Sub Score)

6.0 Band (5.5 Sub Score)

TOEFL iBT

88 (22 Sub Score)

80 (20 Sub Score)

CAEL

60 Overall (70 in Writing Performance)

60 Overall Band Score

PTE

58-64

53- 57

Cambridge

176

169

MELAB

85 Overall (3 in Speaking)

77 Overall (3 in Speaking)


 

Admission Process

Follow the below-mentioned steps sequentially to successfully enrol in your desired courses:

 

Step 1: Visit the official website of the institution

 

Step 2: Click on 'Apply Now' or 'Register Here'

 

Step 3: Complete filling your education history with all the qualifications

 

Step 4: Fill in the details of your employment history

 

Step 5: Fill in your personal statement

 

Step 6: Submit the application form by paying the application fees

 

Document Requirements:

 

  • Academic transcripts
  • Resume/CV
  • Essays or SOP, as per course requirement
  • Portfolios or additional assessment tests
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Financial documents
  • Passport

 

Accommodation

On-Campus Accommodation:

 

The university provides housing for all the first-time residents of the college

  • All necessary amenities, including utilities, a furnished apartment, local telephone connection, television, and internet access, are available in residence halls.
  • Three different food plans-a light meal plan, a regular meal plan, and a premium plan will be available to students
  • A meal plan is mandatory for the first-time residents of the college
  • For more, visit

 

Off-Campus Accommodation:

 

  • The typical rent is from 830 to 1025 CAD per month
  • The housing options include homestays, shared apartments, bachelor apartments, and residences for students
  • The student housing is fully furnished, and the rent includes high-speed internet, electricity, and all other necessities
  • The length of the lease varies from 8 to 12 months
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Placements

Algonquin College links its alumni with employers in the Ottawa region through the job placement programme. The work placement programme is attended by employers and business owners from all over Ottawa looking to hire students. Before entering the workforce, the programmes ensure that the students have the necessary experience.

97 per cent of alumni from the Bachelor of Interior Design programme were employed, according to placement data. 86 per cent of those surveyed said their work was associated with the subject they had studied. Graduates in all areas get a base income of 52,000 USD annually. Below are some of the most popular fields and their typical wages.

 

JobSalary (in USD)
Graphic designer41,000
Legal assistant41,000
Law clerk45,000
Architectural technologist52,000

Project manager

64,000


 

 

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Algonquin College - Pembroke has a total of 20000 students, including 4001 international students. Since international students constitute 20 % of international students of the total strength, the university is popular amongst foreign students.

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Algonquin College - Pembroke is located in Pembroke, Canada

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Algonquin College - Pembroke has a campus size of 92 Acres. This is bigger than the average university campuses in the city.

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