Trent University

Trent University is a public university that is located in Peterborough, Ontario. It is considered one of the top universities in Canada, and it offers bachelor's and master's degree programs. Some of the academic departments available include Anthropology, Business Administration, Computing Systems, and Media Studies.

  • Average Tuition CAD 20,059
  • Acceptance Rate 33%
  • Students 8,406
  • International Students 7%
  • Total Annual Cost CAD 20,059
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School Description

Trent University was founded in 1964. The university has two campuses in Peterborough, Ontario, which is the main campus, and Oshawa, Ontario. The university is consistently recognized for its leadership in teaching, and student satisfaction. In addition, Maclean's ranks the university in the top two for the undergraduate category.

Trent University has over 8,000 students, with 580 of them, international students. The main campus is Peterborough covers 1,450 acres, and is only 90 minutes away from downtown Toronto. Students can find many ways to be active on and off campus, and the location even provides a 30km hiking trail for those that love outdoor activities.

Master Programs

  • 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2, Canada

    Anthropology

    CAD 20,100 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biology, and the behavior of primates.

  • 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2, Canada

    Educational Studies

    CAD 20,100 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

  • 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2, Canada

    English

    CAD 20,100 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

  • 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2, Canada

    Environmental and Life Sciences

    CAD 20,100 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Environmental Studies. The program offers courses that focus on renewable and non-renewable resources, ecosystems, pollution, and biodiversity.

  • 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2, Canada

    History

    CAD 20,100 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge of History. The program offers courses that focus on developing an awareness of differing political, cultural, social, and economic structures in past societies and their interrelationship.

  • 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2, Canada

    Psychology

    CAD 20,100 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.

  • 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2, Canada

    Theory, Culture and Politics

    CAD 20,100 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture and globalization.

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 100
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 7.00
  • Minimum SAT 1650

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    Established in 1964

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    Ninety five percent of students at Trent University say that they are happy they chose Trent, according to Canadian University Survey Consortium.

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        1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 0G2, Canada

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          • Testimony
            2007-2015, Honours Bachelor of Arts (BAS)

            Great expierenceYTrent was a wonderful expierence for me the last eight years. I would highly recommend Trent University and both campuses offer a rewarding experience where staff and students care about each other. At Trent you're not lost in the numbers like big universities and you develop a sense of importance and differences in the world! If youre a mature student Trent is a perfect place to fit in and develop!

          • Testimony
            2010-2014, Bachelor of Arts (BA)

            Best University! Great School!YI must say that I had a very enjoyable experience at Trent University; both in Peterborough and Oshawa Campuses. The professors are outstanding. It is a friendly place where everyone knows your name. I made great friends and participated in several school events while I was there. I would certainly recommend this University to anyone.

          • Testimony
            1999-2003, B.Sc. Honours

            A Diverse Liberal EducationYTrent gave me the opportunity to learn how to really think and learn. They fostered my curiosity and helped me develop the analytical tools to find what I want, sift through that information, and synthesize new information.