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Confederation College

Why Confederation College?

Confederation College is a small community college with a main campus located in Thunder Bay, Northwestern Ontario, Canada. Confederation College provide an exceptional educational experience, the latest in technology, flexible course and program delivery and supports.  You will see and feel the strong commitment to the success for each individual who enters the doors of the College. The college is committed to developing citizens who will be positioned for success in their lives and careers, and we invite you to be one of them. Choose Confederation College and change your life through learning.

EC Quick Facts

Which EC course should I take

  • Intensive Course (30 lessons per week)

IELTS/TOEFL waiver granted for students who complete:

Graduates of the agreed pathway level with EC.

Conditional admissions offered for

Certificate, diploma, and post-graduate programs.

Class size
Annually 7,600 - 3,400 Full Time students / 4,200 Part Time students
Conditional admissions offered for
  • Aviation
  • Business
  • General Arts & Science
  • Hospitality
  • Media Arts
  • Engineering Technology
  • Skilled Trades
  • Natural Resources
  • Health Sciences
  • Community services
Employment rate of graduates

83% of students found employment within SIX months of graduation (‘16-‘17 reporting year)

Percentage of International Students
750+ students from 15+ countries

Confederation College 299 Doon Valley Drive Kitchener, Ontario N2G 4M4, Canada

1450 Nakina Dr
Thunder Bay,
ON P7C 4W1

Application Information

Application deadlines

Rolling admission (programs will remain open until they are filled)

Application Requirements

1. An Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent (usually graduation from secondary school in most countries)

2.  Grade 12 mathematics or equivalent (usually mathematics at the senior level in secondary school)

What do I need to apply?

Please ensure that you have the following when submitting your application to Confederation College:

1. A completed  International Application form
2. A non-refundable application processing fee of $95.00 CAD.
3. Secondary School Diploma and Transcripts translated into English

For Post-Diploma Programs: College Advanced Diploma or University Degree and Transcripts
4. Proof of English Language Proficiency

Estimated processing times:

Letter of Acceptance issued within 10 working days for most programs.

Once you receive your Letter of Acceptance:
1.Confirm your acceptance with the International Office as outlined in the Letter of Acceptance
2. Contact your local Canadian Immigration office and apply for your study permit
3. Include your letter of acceptance with your study permit application