Established in 1981, Kwantlen Polytechnic University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Surrey (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), British Columbia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Richmond, Langley, Cloverdale. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education, British Columbia, Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 36 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. KPU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
Important: please contact or visit the official website of Kwantlen Polytechnic University for detailed information on areas of study and degree levels currently offered; the above uniRank Degree Levels and Areas of Study Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.
|Local students||2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)||Not reported|
|International students||10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)||Not reported|
Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Kwantlen Polytechnic University's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above uniRank Yearly Tuition Range Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.
Men and Women (coed)
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Yes, based on entrance examinations
Surrey V3W 2M8
+1 (604) 599 2000
Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Kwantlen Polytechnic University's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.
Important: please contact or visit the official website of Kwantlen Polytechnic University for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Advanced Education, British Columbia
Year of first Accreditation
Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations
Important: this section is intended to include only those reputable organizations (e.g. Ministries of Higher Education) that have the legal authority to officially recognize, accredit and/or license the Kwantlen Polytechnic University as a whole (institutional accreditation or recognition) or some of its specific courses/programs (programmatic accreditation). Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in the specific Affiliations and Memberships section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.
Centre for Design Division of Science, Mathematics and Applied Sciences Faculty of Academic and Career Advancement Faculty of Community and Health Studies Faculty of Humanities Faculty of Social Sciences Faculty of Trades and Technology School of Business School of Horticulture
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