Ontario Tech University


Ontario Tech University, founded in 2002, is a publicly funded research university based in Canada.

It is situated in the Eastern Greater Toronto Area and has conferred over 16,000 degrees. Students have a wide choice of subjects to choose from, for example Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Business, Law, Health Sciences and pre-Medicine.

The university focuses on science, technology, engineering and the development of regional business and helps with the acceleration of economic growth, inspiring its students to make an impact in today’s world.

Its diverse array of 56 career-oriented undergraduate programs equips graduates with skills and knowledge to lead and succeed in the 21st century workplace.

As one of Canada’s most dynamic and youngest universities, Ontario Tech has new classrooms, labs, study areas and state-of-the-art learning facilities. The university offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help students in need.

Students will benefit from its technology enriched learning environment, hands-on learning internships, research opportunities and vibrant student life. All of this leads to Ontario Tech having one of the highest graduate employment rates.

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Facts and figures

Web https://ontariotechu.ca/
Year Established 2002
Total Number of Staff 747
Number of Academic Staff 322
Number of Students 11000
Focus Areas

Tech with a conscience

We aim to improve the lives of humans and the planet through the ethical application of technology. It's a key component in our teaching and learning practices, administrative processes and innovative research projects.

Learning re-imagined

We adapt to the ever-changing educational landscape by experimenting with the most effective ways to deliver flexible and dynamic learning, giving more choices to more people.

Creating a sticky campus

We promote positive social change and encourage an accessible, equitable, diverse and inclusive culture for our campus community.


We help industry, community, government and academic partners be more effective by bringing them together with students and researchers to uncover innovative solutions for our partners' most pressing problems.

Telling our story

We've worked hard to build a new university from scratch, and we now have a track record. We're a hidden gem, and now it's time to share our story with the world.

Web link for international students https://international.ontariotechu.ca/
Fields of Study Offered Teacher training and education science (broad programmes)
Teaching and training
Teacher training and education science (others)
Social and behavioural science (broad programmes)
Political science and civics
Business and administration (broad programmes)
Marketing and advertising
Finance, banking, insurance
Accounting and taxation
Management and administration
Law (broad programmes)
Biology and biochemistry
Environmental science
Life science (broad programmes)
Physical science (broad programmes)
Computer science
Computing (broad programmes)
Mechanics and metal work
Electricity and energy
Electronics and automation
Motor vehicles, ships and aircraft
Manufacturing and processing (broad programmes)
Health (broad programmes)
Nursing and caring
Medical diagnostic and treatment technology
Therapy and rehabilitation
Environmental protection (broad programmes)