Durham College has a history since 1967 of preparing students with the right skills, knowledge and desire for advancing ideas and demonstrating excellence. It is a value driven organization, committed to equal access, diversity, respect and delivering quality customer service.
The college’s nine academic schools offer more than 140 market-driven programs, led by industry experts, across a wide range of disciplines such as business, engineering technology, health, hospitality, science, media and etc. All of these programs enable students to develop the skills required to meet the demands of today’s job market. Durham offers these programs at its three locations within Durham Region, the Oshawa and Whitby campuses and Pickering Learning Site.
Research is at the heart of what Durham College does as a post-secondary institution. The college’s Office of Research Services, Innovation and Entrepreneurship is responsible for driving innovation and, since its inception in 2009, has created a strong applied research agenda for Durham College. In 2017, the college was ranked as a top 50 research college for the fifth year in a row.
Durham College is situated in the heart of the Durham Region, a hotbed for sports, culture, education and music. As part of the Greater Toronto Area, the region is one hour from downtown Toronto and is considered a cultural hub and key centre for business development.
2000 Simcoe St. N.
Oshawa, ON, Canada L1G 0C5
1610 Champlain Avenue
Whitby, ON, Canada L1N 6A7
The college offers a wide range of programs in a number of different disciplines including business, information technology, media, art, design, general arts, science, skilled trades, justice, emergency services, health and engineering technology.
|Programs||Fees Per Annum|
|Bachelor of Health Care Technology Management||$12,866|
|Diploma Accounting – Business||$9,992|
|Diploma Chemical Engineering Technology||$9,992|
The best faculty not only care about your success but also bring a lot of experience and expertise to the classroom and are respected in their field. Many of our professors have received awards and have been recognized by leading organizations. Download the program guide on each program page of our website to find detailed contact information. Courses are taught by professors with years of real world experience, offering students unique access to expertise and industry insight that provides students with a competitive advantage upon graduation.
Faculty Ratio, 38 : 1 .
Durham College is committed to offer quality education and awards various scholarships and bursaries to its applicants for the same. International aspirants seeking financial aid and scholarships to study in Canada can avail these awards on the basis of their academic and personal excellence, community involvement and leadership skills.
|Amount of Award (in USD)||Eligibility|
|Up to 750||Academic Excellence in their program of study|
|Up to 938||Grade 12 English final of 80%, academic IELTS 7.5, TOEFL (iBT) 102, and others|
|Up to 1,500||Grade 12 English final of 85%, academic IELTS 8.0, TOEFL (iBT) 110, among others|
Note: Scholarships and awards are only available to applicants who are enrolled full-time at DC.
Applicants who have completed one of the following will not be required to submit additional documentation:
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|Rank||Top 50 among Canada’s Research Colleges|
|Courses||More than 140|
|No. of Campuses||2|
|Employment rate, 2019||Around 87%1|
|Application Fee||75 USD|
|English Language Proficiency Tests||TOEFL/IELTS or equivalent|
|Financial Aid for International Students||Available as Scholarships and Bursaries|
List of other expenses, apart from tuition fee, that an applicant should consider before applying to seek admission at DC is as tabulated below:
|Type of Expenditure||Cost (per month, in USD)|
|Residence||300 to 656|
|Books and Supplies||375|
|Total||1,253 to 1,609|
|Tuition Fees in Canada (1st Year Average)||BE / BTech: CA$22,600 | MBA: CA$25,375 | MS: CA$17,225 | BBA: CA$20,560 | MEng: CA$22,225 | BSc: CA$20,745 | MASc: CA$20,375 | MIM: CA$28,900 | MA: CA$12,970 | MFin: CA$32,785 | BHM: CA$20,560 | MEM: CA$17,040|
|Average Accomodation & Food Costs in Canada||CA$8890 Per Year|
|Entrance Exams in Canada||TOEFL: 86 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 60 | GRE: 309 | GMAT: 560 | SAT: 1177|
|Work and Study in Canada||Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.|
|Post Study Work Permit in Canada||Up to 3 Years after graduation depending on the course.|
|Cost of Student Visa in Canada||CAD 150|
|Student Visa in Canada||A Canada student permit is a document issued by IRCC (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada) for international students in Canada. To study in Canada, you will require a student permit, which serves as a student visa.|
|Intakes in Canada||There are Three Intakes in Canada: Fall (September), Winter (January) and Spring (May)|
|Top Job Sectors in Canada||Business Management, Engineering, Economics, Dentisty, Law, Computer Science.|
|Economy in Canada||GDP Growth of 1.9% (2018) 1.5% (2019e), 10th Largest Economy in the World by Nominal|