Welcome to students from Canada
By choosing Brunel you are choosing to study at modern, multicultural university with staff and students from over 110 countries worldwide. Situated in the western part of the world famous city of London, Brunel’s secure, modern campus offers great facilities, excellent transport links and a fantastic atmosphere in which to study.Find out more about our location.
As a student at Brunel you can choose to be part of one of our many clubs and societies such as Six Degrees, or attend some of the many great social events that happen throughout the year like One World Week. We can guarantee on campus accommodation to all new students who apply before 1st September, with all our rooms offering internet access and most being en-suite.
Living in London means enjoying great entertainment – there is always something to do and somewhere new to eat, whether you fancy a taste of home or something completely different, and our location near business centres like Stockley Park mean excellent placement opportunities with some of the world’s leading companies. Our award winning Placement and Careers Centre is on hand to show to how to make the most of such opportunities, and give you the best possible start in your future career.
In the last decade Brunel academic staff have published nearly 600 research papers with researchers from Canada. In the last year collaborations have included work on health economics, research evaluation, particle physics, mathematical modelling of public health interventions, medicinal chemistry, sports physiology, organic electronics, computer science and the psychology of sexual behaviour. One of the most cited works is on the effect of environmental pollutants on fish behaviour, a collaboration between Brunel’s award winning Institute for the Environment and the University of British Columbia.
OlympicsBrunel are very proud to be hosting Athletics Canada, the Canadian paralympic Team for London 2012, who will be using our world class sporting facitilites as their pre-games training camp.
Undergraduate (Bachelor level)
Brunel University welcomes applications from students taking A Level examinations and the International Baccalaureate (IB) for direct entry into its undergraduate programmes. Details of the grades of points required can be found in our undergraduate prospectus or on the website under the heading 'Entry Criteria' for your chosen course.
Candian High School Diploma (or equivalent) will be considered. As a guideline, we require between 65-75% (or above) but exact requirements will depend on the course you are applying for.
If you do not meet the requirements for direct entry to our degree programme, we will assess your eligibility for a relevant foundation course where applicable. We offer foundation programmes in Engineering, IT, Business & Management and Economics.
Postgraduate (Masters Level)
Holders of a Bachelors (Honours) Degree with good grades will be considered for entry to a Masters degree. For certain courses, work experience and/or specific academic background will be required. Further information can be found in our postgraduate prospectus or on the website under 'Entry Criteria' for your chosen course.
As a guideline, we require between GPA 2.6-2.8/4 (or above) or GPA 5.5-6.5/9 (or above) but exact requirements will depend on the course you are applying for.
If you do not meet the requirements for direct entry to our degree programme, we will assess your eligibility for a relevant Pre-Masters course where applicable. We offer Pre-Masters in Engineering, IT and Business and Management.
Research (MPhil/PhD level)
A Masters level qualification from a prestigious university will normally be required. Further information on Brunel's research interests can be located in the Research section.
Brunel University also offers the New Route PhD. This is a four-year programme that combines taught and research elements. Applicants to the New Route PhD will not normally be required to hold a Masters degree when they apply to the University.
English Language Requirements
All international students applying to Brunel need to provide proof of their ability to speak and understand the English language. You can find details of the level needed for each course on our course pages. A full list of the qualifications we accept can be found here.
For students wanting to improve their English language we offer a wide range of English language courses.
Sorry we do not have any events currently planned in your country. We are adding new events all the time so please check back soon.Country manager: Housam
Scholarships and Funding
The Brunel International Scholarships - Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Research
Commonwealth Scholarships - Postgraduate, Research
Academic Excellence Scholarships - Undergraduate
Aga Khan Foundation - Postgraduate, Research
FindaPhD.com - Research
Chevening Scholarships - Postgraduate, Research
FindaMasters.com - Postgraduate