Algonquin College - Perth

Perth, Ontario | Public University | Established 1967

About us

Dedication to student success is Algonquin College’s guiding principle and is demonstrated through the quality of its programs, staff, the continual expansion of its facilities, and by forging strategic partnerships. Every action since the College was established has been to ensure students have access to the education and skills training demanded by the marketplace to launch a rewarding career.

Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology was established in 1967 and was named after the First Nations people who lived in the area. Algonquin was formed from the merger of the Eastern Ontario Institute of Technology, established 1957, and the Ontario Vocational Centre, established 1965. The College celebrates over 50 years as a leader in post secondary education, and has undergone significant growth since its establishment and continues to grow today.

Why Algonquin College - Perth

Campus: Algonquin is one of Canada's largest colleges yet is still small enough to nurture a friendly, student-oriented community atmosphere. Algonquin College Heritage Institute’s campus is located in the historic Town of Perth.

Facilities: The International Education Centre is there to help students succeed academically while enjoying life at a welcoming, multicultural school located one hour from Ottawa, Canada. The Algonquin College - Perth campus has recently completed major expansion projects and the school offers state-of-the-art facilities.

Location: Perth is only minutes away from provincial and municipal parks and the Tay River for summer and winter activities. Perth has plenty of festivals to choose from all year round, is full of cultural and historical amenities through its architecture, boutique shopping and museums and has been dubbed the prettiest town in Ontario.

Mission: Algonquin College's mission is to transform hopes and dreams into lifelong success. The College aims to be a global leader in personalized, digitally connected, experiential learning. Algonquin's core values include: caring, learning, integrity, and respect. 


Courses Duration 1st Year Tuition Fees
College Diploma - Heritage Carpentry and Joinery 2 Year CAD 14,203
College Diploma - Early Childhood Education 2 Year CAD 24,808
College Diploma - Police Foundations 2 Year CAD 22,665
Graduate Certificate - Regulatory Affairs - Sciences 1 Year CAD 14,924
College Diploma - Business - Agriculture (Co-op) 2 Year CAD 14,203
College Diploma - Business - Agriculture 2 Year CAD 14,203
Introduction to Canadian Healthcare Studies + College Diploma - Practical Nursing 2 Year CAD 22,295

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: 80 (Min Listening: 20.0, Min Reading: 20.0, Min Speaking: 20.0, Min Writing: 20.0)
    • Min IELTS overall: 6 (Min Listening: 5.5, Min Reading: 5.5, Min Speaking: 5.5, Min Writing: 5.5)
    • Min PTE overall: 53
Certificate Course
    • Min TOEFL iBT: 90 (Min Listening: 22.0, Min Reading: 22.0, Min Speaking: 22.0, Min Writing: 24.0)
    • Min IELTS overall: 6.5 (Min Listening: 6.0, Min Reading: 6.0, Min Speaking: 6.0, Min Writing: 6.0)
    • Min PTE overall: 58

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Population of City 2,067,000
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