List of low tuition universities in Canada for International students with fees ranging from $5000 to $10000


If you cannot afford the huge tuition to study in places like the UK, US, Australia and the Netherlands, you can make up your mind to study in low tuition universities in Canada.  Studying in Canada is a rewarding investment for your future with access to a premier education, exciting cross-cultural experiences, and a globally recognized degree. In this post, I’m going to list some good low tuition universities in Canada with tuition fees ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 per academic year.

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But before I do that, I will like to talk about the cost of living in Canada, to serve as a guide as you are preparing for your study in the country.

Cost of living in Canada

The cost of living in Canada is estimated at $600 to $800  per month which covers the cost of accommodation, food, groceries, bus fair, medicals etc.

Here’s a breakdown of the total living cost:

Bus Fare One Way (local) $2.00 – $3.00
Average Restaurant Meal $10.00 – 25.00 per person
Movie $8.50 – $13.00
Letter within Canada $0.52
International Postage (letter) $1.55

One month’s lodging, one-bedroom apartment: $400 app.
Local telephone call: $0.25 Approx
Modest restaurant meal: lunch $7/dinner $14 Approx
Movie: $11.50 – $13 Approx

Books & Supplies $ 1000 per year
Groceries $150 – $200 per month
Utilities & Sundry – $300 per month

Let’s now look at a list of low tuition universities in Canada with tuition fees

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List of low tuition universities & Colleges in Canada for international students


Name of Institution                                           Tuition fees

Dominican University College                                         $5,000

Brandon University                                                            $6,219

Universite de Saint-Boniface                                            $6,420

Canadian Mennonite University                                      $7,560

Memorial University Of Newfoundland                          $8,800

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology                      $5000 – $7000

The Kings University College                                             $9,920

Athabasca University                                                          $9,440 – $10,490

Canadian Mennonite University                                       $7,728 –  $7,728

Université de Moncton                                                       $10,270 – $10,270

Saint Paul University                                                          $9,836

Universite’ Saint- Anne                                                      $8,820

Mount Royal University                                                     $11,121

The University of Winnipeg                                              $12,228

Concordia University of Edmonton                                 $11,680

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List of Universities in Canada with affordable tuition fees for international students

University Undergraduate Tuition (USD$) Postgraduate Tuition (USD$)
Macmaster University 14000 – 16000 14000- 16000
University of Western Ontario 14000- 16000 12000- 14000
University of Otawa 14000- 16000 14000-16000
Dalhousie University 14000-16000 14000-16000
University of Victoria 14000- 16000 6000 – 8000
University of Saskatchewan 12000- 14000    4000- 6000
University of Manitoba 12000-14000    8000- 10000
Memorial University of Newfoundland
8,800 – 8,800
University of Prince Edward Island 11,600 – 11,600
Acadia University 14,553 – 14,553
Université Sainte-Anne 8,540 – 8,540
Mount Saint Vincent University
11,968 – 11,968
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD University) 13,248 – 13,248
St. Francis Xavier University
13,560 – 13,560
Saint Mary’s University 12,500 – 12,500
Cape Breton University
12,490 – 12,490
Université de Moncton
9,971 – 9,971
University of Northern BC 9,814
University of Lethbridge 10,370

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