Ontario Tech University is a unique, industry-focused institution in Ontario, Canada.
Ontario Tech teaches a wide variety of undergraduate programs, covering business, engineering, the sciences, education, information technology, humanities, energy systems and more. Established in 2002 with less than 1,000 students, today it's home to more than 10,000 with around 600 students coming from 65 countries.
All programs are career-focused, so students develop the knowledge and skills needed for success in the professional world. Classes incorporate plenty of practical learning, and teaching is informed by the latest research and industry trends. Students learn in a technology-rich environment, where they gain adaptable skills that employers are impressed by. All of this leads to Ontario Tech having one of the highest graduate employment rates.
Outside of academic study, students are part of a vibrant community where they can join one of the many clubs and societies, partake in university sport, and enjoy the many social activities on offer. There is also a strong support system in place where international students can get help with all university-related issues, from application and immigration all the way to graduation and beyond.
Spread across two campuses, Ontario Tech can be found on north and downtown locations in Oshawa, Ontario. Toronto is just 40 minutes' drive away, so students can enjoy the small, community-driven location of Oshawa as well as a vibrant big city.
Despite being a young institution, Ontario Tech has quickly become respected for what it does. Its Computer Science program is one of the highest ranking in Canada. Through encouraging innovative problem solving and use of technology, Ontario Tech has become a hub for future entrepreneurial leaders.