International Student Guidelines

Aside from providing high-level accredited online education, at Athabasca University we pride ourselves on flexibility, accessibility and outstanding support to help all of our students around the world succeed.

For international students, application requirements, deadlines and processes vary depending on whether you decide to study in your home country or from within Canada. Be sure to review the English language requirements section and the Transfer Credit section, as these apply to all our international applicants.

To apply for a graduate program at Athabasca University as international student, please consult the program’s website since admission requirements, deadlines and English Language Proficiency requirements are different for each graduate program. Browse our list of graduate programs.

For further enrolment information, please contact the faculty or centre that offers your program by calling 1-780-675-6100 (international) or 1-800-788-9041 (toll-free in Canada and the U.S.)

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