Two new Canadian universities now on Accelerate

Mar 11, 2021 5:57:00 PM

We are happy to welcome Ontario Tech University and Western University to Accelerate. These are two highly ranked institutions in Canada for their education quality and learning environment. Recruitment partners are now able to promote these institutions to international students and find those with the right fit. Learn more about these American institutions below.


Ontario Tech University
Ontario Tech University is a modern, forward-thinking university that teaches students to harness knowledge to contribute to economic growth, regional development and social innovation. It challenges students to not only develop the next breakthrough, but to integrate social and ethical considerations with technology.

Students enjoy experiential learning opportunities in the form ofinternships, co-ops, practicums and research projects, among others. Ontario Tech University also partners with industry, community, government and academic organisations to connect researchers and students to uncover innovative solutions for the world’s most pressing problems.
The campus houses 80 specialised research laboratories and facilities.

Some highlights:

  • #1 undergraduate university in Ontario for reputation
  • #1 library in Canada for an undergraduate university
  • Within six months of graduation:
  • - 85% of graduates are employed. Of the 85%, 77% are employed within their field
  • - 28% earn more than $50,000 annually—which is above the Ontario average.


Western University
Western University is one of Canada’s top 10 research-intensive universities. It attracts the best and the brightest from around the world, with moore than 5,000 international students from 128 different countries. The ‘Western Experience’ involves quality education and access to academic support, leadership & mentoring, wellness, career education, experiential learning and more. 95.2% of Western graduates find employment within two years after graduation.

The Western campus is considered one of Canada’s most beautiful. Its mixture of Gothic-style buildings and modern, LEED-certified structures make it a picturesque place for learning.

Some highlights:

  • International Admissions Scholarships are available starting in September 2021. They range from CAD 2,000 to CAD 25,000. No application is required and international students are automatically considered in the first year.
  • 100% of programs offer internships, co-op and practicum
  • Ranked among the top 1% of higher education institutions worldwide.