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A fair with the Official Participation of Canadian Universities and Colleges

lakehead University

Address and website for International students

Lakehead University

955 Oliver Road, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada P7B 5E1
Deepa Dodani, Admissions Advisor
Garima Narang, Senior Recruitment Advisor


LAKEHEAD UNIVERSITY,  Campus – Orillia and Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada

Lakehead University is a comprehensive Canadian university with undergraduate and graduate programs in 10 faculties of study:
Engineering, Business Administration, Health & Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences & Humanities, Science & Environmental Studies, Natural Resources Management, Education, Medicine, Law and Graduate Studies.
Since 2015 Re$earchInfosource ranked Lakehead first among Canada's undergraduate universities; and Maclean's University Rankings lists Lakehead University in the top 10 of Canada's primarily undergraduate universities.  

Programs available for Sept. 2020 intakes


Our most popular undergraduate programs include the following. For a complete list of undergraduate programs, visit our Undergraduate Programs website.

  • Engineering (Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Software)
  • Honours of Bachelor of Science - Computer Science and  many other programs
  • Honours of Bachelor of Commerce & Business  Administration
  • Lakehead Georgina program - Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Sustainability, Applied Life Science




For program descriptions, visit our Graduate Programs website. For program start terms, please visit our Start Terms website.

Special Offers

Application fee waive for academic oriented for Undergraduate students met during the Canam Fairs.
These applications need to be submitted with in a weeks' time of meeting the applicant face to face else the student would need to pay the application fee

Scholarships for International Students

International Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships  2020-2021  (Automatically considered. No scholarship application is required.)
The scholarship is available to the top international students applying to Lakehead University for 2020. For details, please visit:

Academic Average Scholarship Total  Scholarship Available
(Canadian Equivalent) (Value Per Year) 4  
90%+(Renewable) $30,000 ($7,500 x years)1 Limited
80.0% - 89.9% (Renewable) $20,000 ($5,000 x years)2   Limited
75.0% - 79.9% $4,000 ($4,000 in Year 1 Only)3 Limited


Maximum length of scholarship term is 4 academic years or until the first degree is awarded, whichever occurs first. Recipients whose status changes and may be charged domestic fees will have their scholarship value reassessed to equate to the domestic entrance scholarship grid and regulations available at that time.
Students applying for Lakehead Georgian program will be entitled to apply for additional scholarship, over and above the merit based deemed as International Visionary Award of CAD $ 4000

Graduate Assistanships (see below)
Graduate Assistant appointments may be offered to some full-time graduate students. These positions vary between programs but can provide teaching opportunities for student workers.

Faculty Research Awards for Graduate Students
Some graduate students may also receive a Faculty Research Award. This stipend may be paid to a full–time degree candidate for research or academic activities relevant and related to the student's field(s) of study within the academic program.

Learn more about Graduate Scholarships & Awards


Last date of applications for September 2020 intakes

All Master application have been closed for Sept 2020. We would be only looking to meet students seeking admission for Sept 2021 However, we have still have seats left for UG programs and look forward to meeting all prospective students for Sept 2020 and Jan 2021

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