Cambrian College of Applied Arts and Technology
Cambrian College welcomes applications from all countries from individuals wishing to pursue their postsecondary and professional development goals in Canada. Choose from a variety of business, computer and engineering technology, communication and creative arts, community services, health sciences and emergency services, law and justice, trades training, and native studies programs.
Cambrian College of Applied Arts and Technology is the largest college in Northern Ontario and one of 24 colleges of applied arts and technology that comprise the Ontario College System. A publicly funded, postsecondary institution established in 1967, Cambrian provides career-oriented education that combines theory with practical, hands-on experience to ensure an educated, skilled graduate.
As are most colleges in the Canadian educational system, Cambrian is a Ministry-recognized diploma and certificate granting institution.
Approximately 4, 500 students are enrolled in some 70 full-time programs. An additional 7, 500 registrations are taken annually in part-time personal, professional and human resources development courses and seminars and other customized programs: Virtual Tour
Sudbury A Safe and Dynamic City
Cambrian College's main campus is located in The City of Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, a four-hour (375 km) drive northwest of Toronto. Accessible by air, highway and rail, Sudbury is a safe and dynamic community that offers many of the amenities of the "big city" while still retaining the 'small town warmth and friendliness that has won the praise of visitors from all over the world.
With a population of about 160, 000 , Sudbury has become Northern Ontario's centre for communication, government, health care, retail, business and the arts.
Surrounded by open spaces and about 330 lakes in the Region, Sudbury has a range of climatic conditions, which provides Sudburians with the opportunity to participate in a variety of indoor and outdoor recreational and sporting activities.
With an average temperature of about 23C, summers in Sudbury (May to August) are warm and suited for such outdoor activities as swimming, boating, fishing, golfing, hiking, and biking. The winter's sunshine and crisp air combine with fresh snow to make Sudbury an ideal location for cross-country and downhill skiing, indoor and outdoor ice skating, hockey, ice fishing, and snowmobiling.
Cambrian Welcomes International Students
Cambrian College welcomes students from all over the world. Through its International Office, the College provides a variety of orientation and support services to international students to ensure a positive Cambrian and Canadian experience. These services include free pick up at the Sudbury airport or the bus station, assistance in finding off-campus accommodation, assistance in accessing health services, banking, and counseling and employment services. The college has also set aside special funding to financially support international students in the form of scholarships and on-campus employment. English Language programs and on-campus accommodation are also available to international students.
Cambrian's overseas locations
Cambrian College programs are offered at its international location in India, students in this country can obtain a Cambrian education. The following diploma programs are available to Indian students at the Achariya campus:
After successfully completing two semesters at the Achariya Campus, students can transfer their full credits to continue their education at Cambrian College in Canada. Further information about these campuses can be obtained by contacting Cambrian's International Office by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Where in the world are we?
During the past two decades, Cambrian College has established a number of linkages with other institutions and organizations around the world that contribute to student mobility, local economic development, staff development, and institutional advancement. We have worked with a number of countries, including Zambia, China, Peru, Botswana, Ecuador, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Libya, Tanzania, Malawi, Nicaragua, Saudi Arabia, Zimbabwe, Egypt, Germany, Scotland, Finland and Spain.
International students come to Cambrian for full-time postsecondary and customized programs. Teachers and other individuals come to Cambrian to upgrade their technical skills, to learn new teaching methods, and to collaborate with College faculty in areas that are mutually beneficial. Canadian educators and students are placed overseas in a variety of teaching, internship, program development, and other technical assistance roles.
All international activities at the College are coordinated by the Cambrian International office. The department initiates, develops, and carries out all international projects and provides support to the College community in the internationalization of the campus and the curriculum. Cambrian International also distributes promotional material overseas, hosts delegations from other countries, responds to requests for training, and prepares formal training proposals.
Summary of Cambrian’s international involvement:
· India: Automotive Training School
· China: Wuxi Institute of Commerce
· China: Education Group, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
· China: Yinkou Vocational College
· China: Commercial College of Guizhou
· China: Chongqing Three Gorges Medical College
· China: College of International Education, Sichuan International Studies University
Degree options Cambrian's articulation agreements
To ensure Cambrian graduates have the opportunity to enhance their credentials, Cambrian College has signed a number of agreements with Canadian and international universities. These agreements formally recognize College credits and facilitate the transfer of these credits between institutions. Details on degree options can be found on Cambrian's Web site at:
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