Academy of Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences

North York, Ontario | Private University | Established 2003

About us

AAPS is registered as a private career college under the private career colleges act, 2005. Looking for a college that offers challenging programs in high demand fields, such as: Pharma, Biopharma, Healthcare, Food, Medical Devices, Cosmetics, Environmental, Cannabis, or Clinical Research? AAPS is the right place. Don’t wait for life’s rewards to come around – Make it happen by getting the education needed.

AAPS is the Canadian premier Life Sciences training college. The school was established in 2003 to address the growing demands for better prepared and more practically trained applicants. In tailored response, AAPS was designed and made operational by a team of highly experienced industry experts with one mission in mind; to create professional skill development programs that would exceed industry-training standards”.

Why the Academy of Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences

Quality faculty: Employing only leading industry professionals with decades of experience, AAPS is setting the standard for pharmaceutical, food and healthcare, and Cannabis training and career advancement. These experts continually develop and update the diploma and certificate programs and certificates courses at AAPS to meet the rigorous demands of the industry.

Facilities: Two locations, Toronto and Mississauga and three state-of-the-art laboratories and modern classroom facilities, combined with ongoing partnerships and course development consultations with employers and regulatory bodies, have helped AAPS reach its unique and highly regarded place in the education and training field.

Top rated: AAPS is among the top rated and most respected college in North America. The close industry relations, well equipped laboratories, and professional facilities allow AAPS to design and instruct programs that produce well-qualified graduates whom are eagerly recruited for professional employment at both entry and advanced levels. AAPS graduates enjoy the highest employment rate in the industry. 


Courses Duration 1st Year Tuition Fees
Graduate Diploma - Research and Development - Food and Pharma (R&D) 1 Year CAD 14,900
Graduate Diploma - Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs - Food, Pharma and Cosmetics (QARA) 1 Year CAD 13,900
Graduate Diploma - Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QAQC) 1 Year CAD 13,500
Graduate Diploma - Clinical Research, Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance (CRA) 1 Year -
College Diploma - Food Technology, Safety and Quality (FTSQ) 2 Year CAD 13,330
Graduate Diploma - Nutrition, Health and Sport (NHS) 1 Year CAD 9,900
Graduate Diploma - Clinical Research, Pharmacovigilance, and Regulatory Affairs (CRPRA) 1 Year CAD 14,500
Graduate Diploma - Research and Development - Food and Pharma (R&D) 1 Year CAD 14,900
Graduate Diploma - Research and Development - Food and Pharma (R&D) 1 Year CAD 14,900

Admission Requirements


Passport [Front & Back Pages]

Birth Certificate

School Leaving Certificate

10th & 12th/Equivalent Educational Marksheets with transcripts. if any

English Proficiency Test Result

Passport Size Photograph

Intake Season & Deadlines

Fall Intake - September - Universities offers all the Courses to International students.

Winter Intake - January - Many Courses for students who missed fall intake.

Summer - April - Not all Universities offer courses in Spring Intake.

Courses Exams
Diploma Course
  • Min TOEFL iBT: 60
  • Min IELTS overall: 6
  • Min PTE overall: 50
Postgraduate Certificate - Diploma / Masters courses
  • Min TOEFL iBT: 60
  • Min IELTS overall: 6
  • Min PTE overall: 50

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University City North York, Ontario
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Population of City 636,000
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