Queen's University ／ クイーンズ大学
|Number of students||
School of Business: 2 *Updated August 30, 2023
Faculty of Arts and Science: 1 *Updated on September 15, 2023
|Eligibility||Students enrolled in an undergraduate program|
|Period of study||September - April|
|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 outstanding learning environment. Great teaching, students, community and tradition - these are 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. Queenʼs has reflected and helped shape Canadian values and policies, educating many notable political and cultural figures.|
|Undergraduate programs open to exchange students||Faculty of Arts and Science courses are open to exchange students provided that they have the appropriate prerequistes and pending space. Please note availability may be limited in some departments. Students may have the option to take courses from another Faculty; however, the majority of courses must be in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Students are not permitted to enroll in courses offered by the Faculty of Law.
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. For 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.
Students admitted to Smith School of Business are able to take up to two courses per semester from the Faculty of Arts and Science courses, provided that they have the appropriate prerequisite courses. Please note availability may be limited in some courses. Students must take the majority of their courses within the faculty they are admitted to.
|Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students||Arts and Science exchange students must complete the majority of their course load in the Faculty of Arts and Science. There is limited access to courses in other faculties outside the exchange agreement. These are determined on a case by case basis. Student should be aware that registration in 4th year Arts and Science courses can be difficult.
Smith School of Business course registration for 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)||N/A|
|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 with no section less than 6.0
|Minimum language proficiency (G)||N/A|
|Academic calendar||FALL SEMESTER:
Classes begin: Early September
Exams end: End of December
Classes begin: Early January
Exams end: End of April
|Important university website for exchange students||Faculty of Arts and Science: http://www.queensu.ca/ipo/incoming-students
School of Business: https://smith.queensu.ca/international/incoming-exchange.php