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York University

About the Institution

York University is known for championing new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-disciplinary programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential education opportunities. York University was founded in 1959 and is the the 3rd largest university in Canada. York has over 49,000 undergraduates and 6,000 graduates, of these 8,500 are International students from 178 countries. There are 7,000 faculty and staff. At York U, the campuses are alive with the vibrancy of Canada’s largest and most exciting city. They offer a welcoming and inclusive community, are a leader in providing 200+ collaboration opportunities and tools that set their students up for success from day one. A comprehensive research-intensive institution, York University is home to a proud tradition of scholarship and the pursuit of discovery and innovation. Its commitment to excellence brings together a rich diversity of perspectives with a strong sense of social responsibility that is making a difference to the world around us.

Estimated living costs

Estimated living costs have been suggested by the university,but actual expenses may vary depending on student lifestyle. The cost of travel to and from the country is not included in these estimates.

York University
An academic exchange allows students to study abroad for one or two semesters (4-8 months) at one of our many partner universities worldwide.

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