Welcome to the country page for Canada which contains specific information for Canadian students interested in studying at UCFB.

Contact Us

We would be very happy to answer any questions that you may have about applying to and studying at UCFB

Email: international@ucfb.com
Tel: +44(0)333 241 7333

Visits to your Country

The Student Recruitment team regularly travels overseas to meet prospective students. The team attends education exhibitions, arranges visits to schools and universities, as well as presentations and individual counselling sessions for prospective students, applicants and offer holders.

Contact us at international@ucfb.com for more information on our upcoming trips.

Undergraduate Study

Entry Requirements 

The below are guidelines only and do not guarantee entry. Each application will be judged on its own merits.

Students must have successfully completed the Canadian High School Diploma with between 65% and 73% or grade B overall in five grade 12 subjects. Please refer to details for each province below.

Academic Requirements by Province:

Alberta and Nunavut: 65% or grade B overall in five Grade 12 subjects, including 65% in English;

British Columbia: 73% or grade B overall in four Grade 12 subjects, including 73% in English;

Manitoba: 70% overall in five Academic Senior 4 subjects at the 40S-level, including 70% in English;

New Brunswick:  73% or grade B overall in five academic credits, including 73% or grade B in English;

Newfoundland and Labrador: 70% or grade B overall in the 10 required credits at the 3000 level, including 70% in English;

North West Territories: 70% or grade B overall in five Grade 12 subjects, including 70% in English;

Nova Scotia: 70% or grade B overall in five Grade 12 subjects, including 70% in English;

Ontario: 70% overall in six 4U or 4M subjects, including 70% in ENG4U;

Prince Edward Island: 70% or grade B overall in five Grade 12 subjects, including 70% in English;

Quebec: 70% overall in twelve academic semester subjects in the Diplôme d’Etudes Collegiales (DEC), including 70% in English;

Saskatchewan: 70% or grade B overall in five Grade 12 subjects, including 70% in English;

Yukon Territories: 73% or grade B overall in four Grade 12 subjects, including 73% in English.

Those applicants who do not meet the above entry requirements or would like to improve their English language before studying for a degree, could consider applying for one of the foundation years.

English Language Proficiency

Students studying in Canada will normally have passed English as part of the course and would not normally be required to take additional exams.

Scholarships

UCFB Wembley offers a range of scholarships and awards to support students. For more information please visit scholarships and bursaries.

How to Apply

UCFB cannot currently sponsor non-EU students’ visas. If you are unsure whether you would need a visa to study in the UK, or for more information, please contact compliance@ucfb.com.

International students can of course study the MSc International Sport Management (Online) programme without the requirement of a visa.

If applying via UCAS, select school: U10 and quote campus code W for Wembley.

UCAS deadline is 15th January 2018 and we would encourage you to apply as early as possible. If applying after the deadline please speak to a member of our International team who can advise you further as international applications can still be accepted after this deadline.

For more information about the UCAS system, visit www.ucas.com/how-it-all-works/international/how-apply.

Direct applications from international students are also accepted. Please download and complete the application form, then return the completed form and relevant documents as instructed to international@ucfb.com.

Postgraduate study

Entry requirements 

  • Students must hold a Bachelors (Hons) Degree with a CGPA of 5.5 or above (out of 9.0) or 2.3 or above (out of 4.0).

English Language Proficiency 

Students studying in Canada will normally have passed English as part of the course and would not normally be required to take additional exams.

How to apply

UCFB cannot currently sponsor non-EU students’ visas. If you are unsure whether you would need a visa to study in the UK, or for more information, please contact compliance@ucfb.com.

International students can of course study the MSc International Sport Management (Online) programme without the requirement of a visa.

To apply please download and complete the application form, then return the completed form and relevant documents as instructed to mastersenquiries@ucfb.com.

Useful Links

  • The British Council is the British Government’s international organization for educational and cultural relations. Their website is designed for those seeking information and advice on education and contemporary arts in the UK;
  • Education UK is produced by the British Council to help international students interested in a UK course or qualification;
  • UKCISA – The UK Council for International Students Affairs provides information on many aspects of studying overseas, including visas and working while studying;
  • The UK Visa & Immigration service also has up to date information on immigration and visa requirements;
  • UCAS – The Universities and Colleges Admission Service is the body through which all applications for undergraduate study must be made;
  • The British Trade & Cultural Office in Taiwan may also be able to help you with information about travelling to the UK.