Lakehead University (LU) - public higher education institution in Canada. LUstarted accepting students in 1965. Being outside Thunder Bay, nothing could distract the students from studying.

University ranking. Lakehead University regularly ranks high among the universities of Canada. Lakehead University is in the top 5% according to the international rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 15,000 USD. LU is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 15,000 USD per year of study. The official website of the university (http://lakeheadu.ca/) can offer more accurate pricing information depending on the chocen program.

The composition of the university. Lakehead University is average in size with a capacity of 9 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. Every 6 student is a foreign citizen. The teaching staff of LU is composed of 399 academic specialists. The university offers international student exchange programs, made possible by the vast network of partner educational institutions and companies. The university social media pages cover student life, recent events and more: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of LU. The university has its own library.
Ranking   1534   45
Country Canada
City Thunder Bay
Bachelor (foreigners) 15,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (foreigners) 15,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Bachelor (citizens) 5,000 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (citizens) 7,500 USD/year. Check the current price on the official website of the university
Living expenses $711 -1,179 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1965
Abbreviation LU
Teachers 399
Students 8,254
Foreigners 18%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Ad Augusta per Angusta
Accreditation
• Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario
Affiliations
• Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC)
• Council of Ontario Universities (COU)
• University of the Arctic (UArctic)
• Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
• Association of University Forestry Schools of Canada
• Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
• Canadian University Press (CUP)
Rankings
World ranking 1534
Country ranking 45
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1534
Alternative title
French Université de lakehead
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