The University of Saskatchewan is a public research university located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. It was established on March 19, 1907. It is located along the South Saskatchewan River’s east bank. One of the top 441 universities in the world is the University of Saskatchewan. It is ranked #473 in the QS World University Rankings for 2023. The University of Saskatchewan is ranked number 301 in the Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. It welcomes new students with a 50% acceptance rate.
A minimum aggregate of 70% in high school examinations.
International Baccalaureate: maintain a minimum IB of 30 in order to stand a good chance to get admission
A four-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of studyA cumulative weighted average of at least 70% (USask grade system equivalent) in the last two years of full-time study.
English Language Requirements:
Undergraduate / Postgraduate
IELTS: 6.5 Reading: 6, Listening: 6 Speaking: 6 Writing: 6
TOEFL:86 overall Reading: 19, Listening: 19, Speaking: 19
PTE ACADEMIC:63 overall Reading: 59, Listening: 59, Speaking: 59, Writing: 59
University of Saskatchewan tuition fees
Arts Degree: 26,359
Business Degree: 25,751
Engineering Degree: 35,071
Health Sciences 26,359
Science Degree: 26,359
Engineering Degree: 9,396
Health Sciences 9,396
Science Degree: 9,396
Environmental Engineering: 9,396
Public health: 9,330
Cost of Living. The annual cost of living at university is CAD $15,000 approx.
Fall September 2023: May 1, 2023 Documents due: Jun 1, 2023
Winter January 2024: Sep 1, 2023 Documents due: Oct 1, 2023
For most programs, a minimum, non-refundable $90 CDN application fee is required to submit your application.
University of Saskatchewan Scholarships:
Undergraduate / Postgraduate
Guaranteed Entrance Scholarships
You will automatically be considered for a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship when you apply for admission. These scholarships recognize your academic achievements and are awarded based on your admission average.
Your best average Scholarship value
93% to 94.9% $2,000
90% to 92.9% $1,000
85% to 89.9% $500
You will be considered automatically for a Guaranteed Entrance Scholarship if you are:
a current high school (secondary) student who plans to come to USask after you graduate, or
a student who has already graduated from high school (secondary) but has little or no previous post-secondary education (less than 18 transferable credit units).
University of Saskatchewan International Excellence Awards
International students will be considered automatically for these awards, which are based on academic achievement, upon admission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) Excellence Awards
International students completing the IB Diploma Programme will consider automatically upon admission.
UniSask Bridging Scholarship Awards
International students applying for joint admission (undergraduate + ESL) and qualify for placement in Level 4: University Bridging will consider automatically upon admission.
Canadian Curriculum Schools Awards
For international students graduating from an international (non-domestic) Canadian curriculum school. Students who wish to consider for this award must complete the Canadian Curriculum Schools Awards application in PAWS.