Ahmedabad: Brock University, one of Canada’s top post-secondary institutions, is visited some top universities in Gujarat to learn the students interest for Brock University, and dialouges with the officials on educating young minds by coming together. Brock University has also collaborated with MS Education Consultant, a one-stop-shop for students aspiring to study abroad, to enhance tie-ups with Gujarat-based institutes of higher learning.
A team of Brock University, led by Barry Wright, Dean of Goodman School of Business at Brock University, and Alisha Koumphol, Manager, International Recruitment and External Operations at Brock University, Pawandeep Singh, Relationship Manager for India and South Asia met officials of top universities in Ahmedabad on Wednesday to explore join in opportunities in Gujarat “Canada is one of the most popular destinations for Indian students and is also preferred by many students from Gujarat. We are here to meet the top universities of Ahmedabad to share information about the student exchange programme, faculty exchange and transfer programmes. We are also exploring the possibility of enrolling students from Gujarat to various Master’s programmes offered by us,” said Mr Wright.
Canada has emerged as one of the most popular international education destinations for students from India. With 2,26,450 students, India was the top source of new international students entering Canada in 2022, according to data released by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Canada’s preference among Indian students stems from the fact that its education system ranks among the very best in the world in terms of curriculum, faculty and learning environment. Canada offers relaxed post-study work and immigration schemes and excellent career prospects.
“India tops the charts when it comes to international students studying in Canadian universities. Brock University offers everything that Indian students look for. Its academic experience is second to none. The degree programmes are designed to impart a perfect mix of theoretical knowledge and practical exposure to students with the future in mind. We look forward to working closely with universities in Gujarat to offer our best programmes to students here,” said Ms Alisha Koumphol.
Located in the historic Niagara region, Brock University offers all the benefits of a young and modern university in a safe, community-minded city with beautiful natural surroundings. It is a thriving community of more than 19,000 students and faculties in seven diverse disciplines. Brock University is home to a variety of clubs, intramural athletic options and extracurricular activities to stimulate any interests.