Conestoga is one of the premier polytechnic colleges in Canada delivering a full range of career-focused education, training and applied research programs to prepare students for success. Conestoga was established in 1967. The college hosts over 26,000 registered students who thrive across eight different campuses and training centers. In addition, there are 30,000 part-time learners registering for continuing education across over 230 programs. Conestoga has built its reputation on a unique approach to learning excellence, embodied by its small class sizes and applied, project-focused learning.
Conestoga is a fantastic international community, with over 13,000 international students from 80 countries in attendance. These students are able to pursue a huge variety of programs, courses and certificates to meet their aspirations including bridging programs, university agreements that open up opportunities to secure multiple credentials.
The city of Waterloo and the surrounding region is a bustling hub of innovation and opportunity, just a short journey from the capital city, Toronto. The Waterloo region is widely regarded as Canada's technology capital and is the perfect home for students looking to immerse themselves in cutting-edge education, new ways of thinking, and emerging business.