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Conestoga College - Canada

Doon (Kitchener) Campus,299 Doon Valley Drive,KITCHENER,Ontario (ON),Canada,N2G 4M4


Year Of Estabishment

1967

Staff

80(Approx)

Acceptance Crireria

Profile Dependent

Accomodation

Yes

College Address

460 Speedvale Avenue West, Guelph, ON N1H 0A8, Canada

College website

www.conestogac.on.ca/

College Contact

+1 519-824-9390
Type

Public

Scholarship

Yes

No.of students

11000(Approx)

Intake

Jan/Sep

Overview

Overview

The Conestoga College is a public college. IT is located in the Technology Triangle of Canada. The motto of the college is ?Connected life and learning?. It was founded in the year of 1967. This college is the fastest growing college in Ontario and it is affiliated with the CCAA, ACCC, AUCC, OCAA, CBIE, and Polytechnics Canada.

As per the stats the university gets overall 45000 students per year.

Campus

The main campus of the Conestoga College is Doon campus. Doon Campus is situated at the south end of Kitchener. The college have some other campuses as well such as:

  • Waterloo Campus
  • Cambridge Campus
  • Guelph Campus
  • Statford Campus
  • Cambridge Downtown ? Academic Upgrading
  • Ingersoll Skills Training Centre

The campus has a separate building for the Recreation Centre, ATS Centre and Wood Working Centre of Ontario.

Schools

Schools of the University are:-

  • Business and Hospitality
  • Career and Academic Access
  • Engineering and IT
  • Liberal Studies
  • Media and Design
  • Health and Life Sciences and Community Services
  • Language and Communications Studies
  • Trades and Apprenticeship

Departments

Some of the departments that this university has:-

  • Design
  • Medical
  • General Arts and Science
  • Management
  • Business
  • Digital Media
  • Mechanical Technician - CNC

Teaching Standards  

The teachers educate students in very well planned manner so that the student doesn?t get confused in any way. Along with that the teaching style of the university is not monotonous the faculty keeps on trying new ways and technologies for teaching the students. Teachers are well qualified with the great level of knowledge.

Courses

The university has the one year, two year, three year, four year and the apprenticeship training programs and the part time programs as well.

Some of the programs are:-

  • Green Management
  • Financial Planning Services
  • Paralegal       
  • Advanced Police Studies
  • Career Development Practitioner
  • Event Management
  • Mobile Solutions Development
  • Public Relations
  • Teaching English as a Second Language ? TESL
  • Woodworking Manufacturing Management
  • Environmental Engineering Applications (Co-op)
  • Interior Design

Student Facilities

This university has its own campus radio, student sports team, official newspaper, weekly newsmagazine, spoke on-line and 519 Online News.

88.3CJIQ- campus radio broadcast radio courses and the journalism related programs.

Spoke On-line is the official newspaper where student gives the news and the editorial content to publish.

519 Online News- In online newsroom student broadcast videography, documentary, short films.

The campus has its own student sports team named ?Condor?. They compete with other university?s students.

Conestoga Connected is the magazine about the news, events, innovations, sports, life off- campus and alumni.

Accommodation

All the residence room university offers are well furnished, kitchen with microwave, fridge and freezer, TV with basic cable, telephone, Wi-Fi and wired internet facilities are available.  Accommodation also provides laundry facility and the common study lounges for students.

Alumni

Some of the notable alumni of this university are:-

  • Brenda Irving, CBC television sports journalist
  • Jonny Staub, radio and television personality
  • Berenda Halloran, RN and Mayor of Waterloo
  • William A. Ferguson, Ontario politician and Cabinet member
  • Barry Greenwald, maker short film

Scholarships

This university has the Guard Me International Scholarship program for the students. It provides scholarship to the indigenous students, international students, students living on campus. The people from rural/ remote areas or the students of low income are provided scholarships as well. 

Courses Offered

Diploma in Computer Programmer

2 Years

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January, September

Certificate in Motive Power Fundamentals - Automotive Service

Full Time (1 year)

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Sep

Diploma in Motive Power Technician - Automotive Service

Full Time (2 years)

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Sep

Graduate Certificate in Mobile Solutions Development (Optional Co-op)

Masters | Full Time (2 years)

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05 Jan, 09 May

Certificate in Mechanical Techniques - General Machinist

Full Time (1 year)

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Sep

Diploma in Hospitality Management - Hotel and Restaurant (Co-op)

Full Time (2 years)

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Sep
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