University of Canada in Egypt

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Second Semester Begins February 2019

The University of Canada will serve as a host campus to various Canadian programs. UofCanada is the first international Canadian branch campus in Egypt, opening in the New Administrative Capital. UofCanada students will get the chance to transfer and study in Canada and will be given equal opportunity to apply for internships and pursue their career further in Canada.

Unmatched Programs

The University of Canada has hand selected degrees from top-ranking universities from Canada, bringing a Canadian education to Egypt. Students applying for Fall 2018 admission will choose their program from three top universities.

Universities include; The University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI), Carleton University, and Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN). Read more about each university below.

Admission to UofCanada is not only based on grades and test scores. Instead, UofCanada considers a variety of factors including the student’s academic record, extracurricular interests, intellectual achievements and personal background.

We are pleased to offer competitive tuition and fees for all our students. For our inaugural year, we will be offering plenty of first-year scholarships. We also have entrance, athletic and various other scholarships to be awarded to our students. See more information about admissions, tuition, fees and scholarships below.

Why ChooseUofCanada

01

Canadian Universities

A hosting campus for many universities, offering a wide selection of competitive programs.

02

Canadian Degree

Graduates will receive the same accredited degree from their chosen program in Canada.

03

Canadian Professors

Canadian professors will make up 50% of the overall faculty, conveying their expertise to Egypt.

04

Study in Canada

Students have the chance to transfer to the Canadian campus of their university at any point in time.

05

Co-op Opportunities

Students and graduates will be given the chance to work in Canadian and Egyptian businesses.

A Message from the President

On behalf of the University of Canada’s faculty, administration, and staff, I would like to welcome you to explore our website. We are pleased to offer innovative programs from top-ranked Canada host universities and bring an authentic Canadian experience and education to Egypt.

As the president, it is my pleasure to introduce the vision; The University of Canada will inspire and educate the next generation of leaders who will have a significant impact on the social development and progress in their communities and beyond. Feel free to contact us at admissions@uofcanada.edu.eg, by calling 16838, or find us on Facebook (@UofCanada), Instagram (@UofCanada) or Twitter (@UofCan).

We are looking forward to seeing you in September 2018!

Sincerely,
Dr. Debbie MacLellan

PARTNER
UNIVERSITIES

Population: 4,317

University of Prince Edward Island

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

Population: 28,289

Carleton University

Ottawa, Ontario

Population: 18,204

Memorial University of Newfoundland

St. John’s, Newfoundland

FACULTIES

Explore Your Options with UofCanada

Faculty ofScience & Innovation

The Faculty of Science and Innovation provides a number of rich undergraduate programs that challenge students and their understanding of the world around them. These highly competitive, in-demand degrees encourage self-discovery, innovation, and research.

undergraduate
  • Computer Science & Video Gaming

    Video game designers and developers have never been higher in demand. Dive into the action and get a hands-on practical experience of how information systems are designed while learning the theoretical mechanisms and techniques in parallel. This school is for the creative minds, who will be given the chance to indulge in the computing and video gaming world, and get a real taste of the entertainment industry.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

  • Analytics & Big Data

    Tackle the toughest challenges with Analytics and Big Data in this data-driven world. Students will be taught how to master data science tools, Big Data technologies and business transformation. Graduates from this program are eligible to work in governmental bodies, private entities, technology firms by helping various industries get the most out of their data.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

  • Financial Mathematics

    Students will be taught a range of practical techniques in the field of Financial Mathematics all while emphasizing on the concept of analytical thinking that will stay with them for the rest of their lives and will help them adapt to new development in their chosen careers. Graduates of this program will learn the mechanisms of pricing using techniques developed from mathematics, statistics, and finance as well an emphasis on business and economics that will enable them to provide solutions to the most complex of problems.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

  • Actuarial Science

    While actuarial students don’t actually learn how to solve crime, they are taught to utilize statistics in solving the crime. Predictions and computer-assisted research methods are amongst the tools learned in this program. Students will apply mathematical and statistical methods to asses risk in multiple fields including insurance and finance in various professions. Graduates could easily work in energy, e-commerce, enterprise risk-management, predictive analytics and many more businesses.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

  • Climate Change

    This dynamic interdisciplinary degree provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the science, impacts and politics of climate change. Students will further tackle the statistical distribution of weather patterns while given the opportunities for research and innovation. Graduates will be empowered to find the sustainable solutions of tomorrow, in hopes of solving some of the Earth’s most critical challenges.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

Faculty ofBusiness & Entrepreneurship

This school is structured to provide a broad spectrum of education required for the new generation of leaders for business, governmental, and non-profit organizations. We guarantee that graduates exit with a comprehensive understanding of today’s global market, critical thinking methodology, communication skills, and technological applications.

undergraduate
  • Accounting

    Secure your future as a financial leader in Accounting when diving into this program. Graduates will be able to join the Canadian Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA), opening the doors to infinite job opportunities. Multiple disciplines will be introduced under the Accounting umbrella including auditing, taxation and accounting information system.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

  • Entrepreneurship

    We live in a world where Entrepreneurship has become more significant than ever. Students will be given the knowledge required to start-up their own enterprises or manage established businesses in a progressive manner. Vital skills will be taught within the grounds of analytical thinking, market research, problem solving, starting a new venture and launching new products, services or ideas.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island

  • Marketing

    Market research, consumer behavior and international marketing are only a few of the themes that will be taught in this program which will focus on introducing students to the core marketing function of business organizations and provide them with an in-depth vision of marketing communications, personal selling and sales, and brand management.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

  • Finance

    Qualify for a wide range of opportunities in public, private and nonprofit organizations when studying Finance. This program will prepare students for a high-powered field in commercial banking, money managing, financial planning, investment banking and so much more, while obtaining a solid understanding of financial concepts qualitative and quantitative problem-solving skills, and rational decision-making practices.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

  • International Business

    Business administration, trade, finance and foreign policy are amongst the careers that could be pursued when studying International Business. Students will learn to analyze how international relations, trade and finance policies affect business decisions. This degree provides a multi-disciplinary set of courses that enrich our students’ understanding of global communication and collaboration.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

  • Organizational Management

    This degree involves planning, organizing, strategic leading, and supervising of enterprises, organizations and companies in multiple industries. Students will learn how to lead teams and develop effective skills in management, preparing them for management positions in education, business, nonprofit organizations and government entities.
    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

graduate
  • Masters of Business Administration – MBA

    Awarding University: Memorial University in Newfoundland
    With international AACSB accreditation, the Memorial University MBA degree integrates practical learning into its academic curriculum. By using case students, seminars, and the expertise of professors with industry experience, students graduate with the skills needed to become future leaders and succeed in local or international business.
    The Memorial University MBA program is already operating in Egypt - check out the website at www.munegypt.com
    For more information, send an email to admissions@munegypt.com

Faculty ofEngineering & Design

Like to build things and have an eye for form? UofCanada offers a range of Engineering & Design Programs for both undergraduates, graduating with a degree in Sustainable Design Engineering, and postgraduate students, graduating with a Masters of Engineering, Infrastructure Protection & International Security. See more information below.

undergraduate
  • Sustainable Design Engineering

    Transform products and systems into greater sustainability through design and innovation. This program fairly stands out from all other engineering degrees as it focusses on engineering from day one, while providing creative and sustainable solutions to society’s problems.
    Students are exposed to a broad base of knowledge and skills in engineering science, natural science, mathematics, and complementary studies in concert with an applied project-based design stream simulating the engineering profession. Students entering the degree program will be actively engaged in the profession of engineering from day one, providing creative and sustainable solutions to society’s problems. The degree program is designed to provide a highly flexible learning environment that is responsive to the dynamic needs of students and the industries that employ them.

    In addition to fundamental science, engineering science and mathematics courses, students are required to develop skills in engineering design, communication, analysis, project management, professional ethics and more. With a solid grounding in these fundamentals, students in Program Years 3 and 4 can enhance their technical knowledge by choosing an engineering focus area:

    Mechatronics
    Sustainable energy
    Bio resources

    Awarding University: University of Prince Edward Island
    Click Here To Learn More About UPEI

graduate
  • Masters of Engineering, Infrastructure Protection & International Security

    Security is an international concern. The increased radicalization, advanced use of technology by terrorists, increased sophistication in the understanding of the critical role of infrastructure, and the increased frequency of extreme natural disasters; the demand for infrastructure protection and international security has never been greater or more pressing.
    The term security is being redefined to cover a broad list of interconnected fields and the complexity of the challenge is recognized. The challenge is complex and requires multidisciplinary expertise to handle its numerous aspects.
    The Infrastructure Protection and International Security program (IPIS) at Carleton University addresses such need in a unique way integrating the required engineering background with the necessary policy framework to empower its graduates with the tools needed to ensure robust and safe infrastructure systems.
    Awarding University: Carleton University

Faculty ofArts & Design

This school is an interdisciplinary field that explores a wide range of subjects including performing arts, graphic design and social science, all concerned with the perception and creation of the world.

undergraduate
  • Economics & Political Studies

    Get a better understanding of how governments operate and interact, the effect of laws on political and social change while focusing on the impact of government policies on economic growth and stability. Students can choose to pursue a career in a wide range of fields including politics, business expertise, journalists or diplomats.
    Awarding University: TBD

  • Graphic Design

    Discover your creative side and generate designs that influence and inspire. Students will learn how to translate their ideas into design and digital media using typography, photography and illustration as problem-solving solutions.
    Awarding University: TBD

  • Performing Arts

    This degree provides students ample freedom to discover their own unique style and translate it into a career in acting, comedy, dancing, songwriting, choreography, or stagecraft.
    Awarding University: TBD

Admission & Tuition Fees

Admission

Apply to Egypt’s first international Canadian branch campus and strive to become a community leader and innovator.

  • Admission Requirements

    Thanaweya A’ama

    Transcript of Grades 10, 11 and 12. Official Certificate for Grade 12.

    Faculty/ProgramPercentage %Grade Equivalence
    Business75%C
    Engineering85%B
    Science80%B

    General Certificate of Education (GCE/ IGCSE)

    It is recommended our students have a minimum of two courses at an Advanced Level (A), or four courses at an AS level and three courses at an Ordinary (O) level. Students who do not fully meet these recommendations, there may be alternate avenues such as remedial courses or a foundation semester. We encourage all students to apply and have your application and transcripts evaluated.

    American High School Diploma

    Minimum overall “B” average (GPA 2.8 on a 4.0 scale) in a recognized academic grade 12 program. At least 4 different subjects at the matriculation level must be represented in the high school diploma. SAT not required.

    Canadian High School

    Successful completion of Grade 12 examinations in a University Preparatory Program with an overall average of at least. 70%(75% for Quebec Secondary V students)

    Advanced Placement (AP) Admission Requirements

    Transfer credits will be awarded on case by case basis for AP exams successfully completed with a minimum grade of four and up to a maximum of three credits. – Applicants should provide detailed course description and official test results for transfer credit assessment.

  • Admission Checklist

    ❑ Complete the online application
    ❑ Application fee $50 (non-refundable paid online)
    ❑ Official high school transcripts for grades 10,11 and 12 from all high schools
    attended
    ❑ Official English proficiency proof – IELTS or equivalent (if available)
    ❑ Lists and descriptions of a student’s achievements, employment and summer activities
    ❑ A valid email address during the entire application process, as most of our information is communicated electronically.
    ❑ Egyptian male applications must submit the 2Gond form

Tuition, Accommodation & Scholarships

UofCanada has competitive tuition & fees, please expand for additional information.

  • Tuition, Accommodation and Fees

    • Tuition fees are based on Canadian dollars.
    • Egyptian nationals may pay in equivalent Egyptian pounds according to the stated official bank rate on the day of payment.
    • Payments are made on two installments per year according to a stated payment schedule and deadlines.
    • Tuition rates are subject to annual increase maximum 10% for returning students.
    • Application fees to be paid upon admission is $50 CAD.
    • International Students are required to pay Health Insurance fee amounting to $100 CAD
    • Effective September 1st, 2018 in CAD Dollars
    Total Credit HoursFees (Per credit hour)Per Course
    (Estimate for 3 credit hours)
    Faculty of Business Administration120435$1,305
    Faculty of Engineering & Design*141435$1,305
    Faculty of Science & Innovation120435$1,305

    *Additional Engineering Professional & Lab Fee is $1,050 CAD
    Student academic load of credit hours might vary each year; respective yearly fees might change accordingly.

    • Accomodation & Transportation Fees for 2018-2019
    TransportationFeesAccomodationFees
    New Cairo – Rehab – Madinaty -Shorouk-ObourEGP10,000Single Room with BathroomEGP32,000
    Nasr City – HeliopolisEGP11,000Single Room without BathroomEGP28,000
    Mohandeseen-DokkiEGP12,000Double Room with BathroomEGP26,000
    6 October AreaEGP13,000Double Room without BathroomEGP24,000

    The University Residence is now available in Rehab City. Phase one is beside Al Rehab Club and Al Rehab Mall. The Address is Rehab, Group 18 Buildings 7 and 10.

    If you are interested in renting a flat, you may register your name at the admission desk or send your name to admissions@uofcanada.edu.eg Alternatively you may call 01030092666 to book for a residence.

  • Scholarships

    UofCanada supports students and their educational goals by offering a number of
    scholarships based on merit. Scholarships are reserved for students with special qualifications such as academic, athletic or artistic talents. Recipients must meet the eligibility criteria and support their application with all necessary official documents.

    President’s Gold Full Scholarship
    The President Gold Full Scholarship is granted to 10 graduate Students of the top 100 in the Egyptian Certificate “Thanawiya Ama” (based on the highest GPA)

    Eligibility Criteria
     Egyptian Nationals Only
     Have submitted their application for admission and received an ID number
     Full time candidates ( not less than 15 hours per semester)
     Not to be on probation at any time during their study
     Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.5 and above throughout their study for the scholarship
    renewal.

    2. Celebrating Student Achievement Awards Program
    This program puts the focus strongly on student achievement and leads to scholarships being available to more students.

    The program includes:
    a. Guaranteed Entrance Scholarships
    – for new students
    – rewards students’ academic excellence automatically upon entrance

    And;

    b. Academic Excellence Awards
    – for current students
    — rewards students’ academic achievements during their studies

    Both incoming and current students will be motivated to do well and continue to do well, as they will know automatically at what level they will be rewarded.

    3. Guaranteed Entrance Scholarships
    Eligible students entering UOfCanada directly from high school in their graduating year will automatically qualify for a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship based on their Grade 12
    average—the average calculated on the five courses used for admission into the University.

    Admissions Average Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship (CAD$)

    Admission AverageGuaranteed Entrance Scholarship (CAD$)
    95-100%$4,000
    90-94.99%$3,000
    85-89.99%$2,000
    80-84.99%$1,000

    IB student
    International Baccalaureate Diploma Graduates will qualify for the entrance award based
    upon the following:

    Score Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship (CAD$)

    ScoreGuaranteed Entrance Scholarship (CAD$)
    36-45$4,000
    32-35$3,000
    29-31$2,000
    27-28$1,000

    *EAP enrolled students cannot apply for this scholarship.

    Eligibility Criteria

     Egyptian Nationals Only
     Have submitted their application for admission and received an ID number
     In order to be eligible for the scholarship, students must maintain full-time
    registration status in both semesters; full-time is defined as a minimum of 15 semester hours of credit in each semester (fall and winter semesters).
     No need to apply for Entrance Scholarships. Awards are automatically posted to a student’s account.
     Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship awards will be confirmed for a guaranteed value
    upon receipt of final official high school transcripts.
     Marks will be automatically assessed every May after the student first year at
    UOfCanada to assess eligibility of scholarship and award Level and renewal

    4. Academic Excellence Awards

    Continuing UOfCanada students (including international students) entering their
    second, third, or fourth year of study in a first undergraduate degree are eligible for
    Academic Excellence Awards.

    Overall Average Academic Excellence Award

    Admission AverageGuaranteed Entrance Scholarship (CAD$)
    95-100%$4,000
    90-94.99%$3,000
    85-89.99%$2,000
    80-84.99%$1,000

    *EAP enrolled students cannot apply for this scholarship.

    Eligibility Criteria
     All UOfCanada Students
     All students entering second, third, or fourth year will automatically qualify for
    Academic Excellence Awards based on grade performance at UOfCanada in the previous academic year, September to August and as per the chart above.
     A student’s grade performance is calculated as a weighted overall academic average, which includes all numeric grades received in courses completed weighted by the
    number of credit hours assigned to each course.
     Students must maintain full-time registration status, full-time defined as a minimum of 15 (fifteen) semester hours of credit in each semester (fall and winter semesters). (September and January) to be eligible.
     No need to apply for the academic excellence award as CGPA (Cumulative GPA) and
    scholarships will be calculated and assigned automatically.
     Marks will be automatically assessed every May after the student first year at
    UOfCanada. Even if the student does not qualify after the first year, he/she can still earn an Academic Excellence Award the following year if his/her marks improve.

    5. Athletic Entrance Scholarship

     Full Scholarship: is granted for students who attain a 1st, 2nd or 3rd Place in an
    individual sport tournament internationally.
     50 % Scholarship: is granted for students who attain a 1st, 2nd or 3rd Place in a team
    sport tournament internationally.
     $5,000 CAD: is granted for students who attain 1st Place in individual or team sport in National or regional tournament.
     $2,000 CAD: is granted for students who attain 2nd Place in individual or team sport in National or regional tournament.

    Eligibility Criteria
     Egyptian Nationals Only
     Submit official documents verifying eligibility for Athletic Scholarship (awards,
    certificates, current athletic status etc.)
     Minimum High School GPA of 75% upon admission
     Have submitted their application for admission and received an ID number
     Full time candidates ( not less than 15 hours per semester)
     Not to be on probation at any time during their study
     Maintain a cumulative GPA of (3) and above throughout their study for the scholarship
    renewal. Marks will be automatically assessed every May after the student first year at
    UOfCanada.
     Continue to practice their sport and play tournaments under the name of UofCanada if
    needed and requested.

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Our Number

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