Queen's University / クイーンズ大学

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Number of students Faculty of Arts and Science 2, School of Business 2 (Updated December 5, 2018)
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate program
Period of study September 2019 - April 2020
Location Kingston ON K7L 3N6, Canada
University profile Queenʼs is one of Canadaʼs leading universities, with an international reputation for scholarship, research, social purpose, and spirit. Consistently highly-ranked, Queenʼs is known for its incomparable 24-hour learning environment. Great teaching, great students, community and tradition - these are the hallmarks of the Queenʼs experience. The University was established by Royal Charter of Queen Victoria in 1841 - twenty-six years before Canadian confederation. Classes were first held in 1842. The earliest degree-granting institution in the united Province of Canada and the first to establish a student government, Queenʼs has reflected and helped shape Canadian values and policies, educating many of the countryʼs most notable political and cultural figures.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students
Faculty of Arts and Science, and the Smith School of Business
Students must already be registered in the same degree program (or at least focusing on the same subject) in their home university. Especially for the Smith School of Business, it is strongly recommended that all applicants have successfully completed at least six foundation courses in Business and/or Economics at their home school.
Faculty of Arts and Science courses are open to exchange students provided that they have the appropriate prerequiste courses. Please note availability may be limited in some departments.
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Limited access to courses in other faculties outside the exchange agreement. Case by case basis. Student should be aware registration in 4th year Arts and Science courses can be difficult. And the Smith School of Business Course registration into second year courses at the Smith School of Business can be very difficult. Students are not able to enroll in 100 level course or COMM 341 or COMM 401.
Graduate programs open to exchange students N/A
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Minimum GPA (UG) None, but students must show strong academic commitment and performance.
Minimum GPA (G) N/A
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) TOEFL iBT 88 with Reading 22, Listening 20, Speaking 22, Writing 24, or IELTS 6.5
Minimum language proficiency (G) N/A
Academic calendar 2019 FALL SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: Early September
  Exams end: End of December
2020 WINTER SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: Early January
  Exams end: End of April
Important university website for exchange students Arts and Science: http://www.queensu.ca/ipo/incoming-students
Business: https://smith.queensu.ca/international/exchange/index.php
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Dormitory information http://quic.queensu.ca/international-students-and-staff/where-to-live/