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Conestoga College
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Kitchener, Guelph, Waterloo, Ontario
School ID: 1
DLI#: O19376158572


Founded: 1967

Type: Public, College

Total Students: 23000+

At a Glance
  • One of Canada's leading polytechnic institutes, consistently ranked among the very best colleges in the province of Ontario for graduate employment, and student, graduate, and employer satisfaction.
  • Ontario's fastest growing college, with enrolment growth of more than 42% over the last five years.
Popular Areas of Study

Project Management




Skilled Trades


Information Technology

What Conestoga College Has to Offer
  • Post-Graduation Work Permit Eligible Programs
  • Co-op or Internship
  • Work While Studying
  • Accomodations Available
  • Conditional Offer Letter
Canada’s Leading Polytechnic Institute

Conestoga College offers career-focused education programs. From apprenticeships to diplomas, degrees to post-graduate certificates, continuing education and part-time studies—all reflect Ontario’s changing job market and will help students build the skills and knowledge that today’s employers are seeking.

Conestoga follows a project-based learning model providing hands-on experience for success in a wide range of potential careers – in business and hospitality, skilled trades, engineering and information technology, health and life sciences, community services or media and design.

280+ Programs to Choose From

1-Year Undergraduate Certificate

Book-keeping Hospitality
Business Fundamentals Medical Office Practices
Data Processing Skilled Trades

2 & 3-Year Undergraduate Diploma and 4-Year Bachelor's Degree

Animation and Design Engineering
Business Administration Insurance
Computer Programming Police Foundations
Early Childhood Learning Tourism

Postgraduate Certificate

Engineering Food Safety
Mental Health Structural Packaging Design
Project Management Wireless Network

Find the full list of programs and admission requirements


$12,789–$14,293 CAD per year on average

Cost of Living*

$12,960 CAD per year on average

Language Requirements*

Undergraduate Diploma/Certificate

IELTS: 6.0 Overall (no individual band less than 5.5)

Undergraduate Degree

IELTS: 6.5 Overall (no individual band less than 6.0)

Postgraduate Certificate

IELTS: 6.5 Overall (no individual band less than 6.0)


*Tuition fees, living costs, scholarships, and language requirements are subject to change and may vary by program. Please visit the Aptech study abroad website for the most up-to-date information.

In our newest Alumni spotlight, we reconnect with Augustpreet who has been featured in several of our AC Original videos! Ever since Graduating, August has become a vlogger on YouTube and has traveled to the Philippines and the US!

He's now passionate about wanting to become a motivational speaker and hopes new students at AC seize all the opportunities they've been given.

As one of our student workers, Mana loves interacting with her fellow peers and making new friends at clubs such as the Spanish Club.

She is hoping to one day own her own company and also enjoys playing the violin and ice skating when taking a break from her studies.

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She is also hoping to one day work in a legal office and believes that new students should try volunteering or becoming a student worker to better know the local culture and lifestyle.

We meet Elisa who came to Canada as his first time living abroad. When not studying, he loves playing soccer and is currently part of a local team.

He hopes new students embrace facing new adventures and have confidence when trying out new experiences!

We feature Huyen Trang who also goes by Jessie! As a current member of ACSA, Jessie enjoys connecting with people both in person and through social media.

She hopes her role in the student association as well as her studies in marketing and humanities help inspire her fellow peers and international students looking at studying abroad.