Lakehead University Application

by / Tuesday, 18 April 2017 / Published in Lakehead University

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Lakehead University Application is Online for PG.

  • Under Graduate Applicants Application Fees is 135 CAD.
  • Post Graduate Applicants Application Fees is 100 CAD.

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English Language requirements:

  • IELTS: Minimum Score: 6.5 (no individual score less than 6.0)
  • TOEFL: Minimum Score: 80 (no component score less than 19)

English proficiency requirements

TEST Minimum Score
TOEFL – Test of English as a Foreign Language (paper based) Minimum Score: 550 (no component score less than 50)
TOEFL (computer based) Minimum Score: 213 (no component score less than 17)
TOEFL (internet based) Minimum Score: 80 (no component score less than 19)
IELTS – International English Language Testing System Minimum Score: 6.5 (no individual score less than 6.0)

Program Waiver

The student can get waiver for GRE/GMAT and a fresher can also apply.

Details about the Business Programs can be found below:

  • MBA

  • Msc Management

If the student wants waiver in GRE/GMAT for MBA program, then they need to start with us in May 2017 with BSDP and need successfully clear the same with 70% and can start with the MBA in September 2017.


The program is scheduled to start in May. Students must apply to the program before May 1st, 2017. Classes will be scheduled for 3 hours each and will be conducted on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays of each week.


Under Graduate Application Process (Documents Required):

  1. 12th grade mark sheet (in-progress if the student is making the application before the final results have come out) or final mark sheet if  the results are out.
  2. 11th grade mark sheet
  3. 10th grade mark sheet
  4.  Proof of English language:
    • IELTS (6.5 overall, 6.0 in each band) or TOEFL (80 and above 19 in each section).
    • PTE overall score of 59 is required for admission consideration, with no band below 54.

Graduate Studies Application Instructions

Lakehead University application procedure for Graduate Studies Level is an online system. The student account is created once an application is lodged. The list of documents which are required for each of the program is clearly stated in the program details on the website and all the documents need to be uploaded on the student’s account.

Besides uploading of the documents, Lakehead University accepts hard copies of the following documents only. The ONLY documents that should be sent to the office are;

  1. Official transcripts
  2. Official proof of degree
  3. Official tests – GRE, GMAT, IELTS, TOEFL
  4. Official English results from certified pathway partners

All other required documents must be uploaded by the applicants.

If it is not possible to provide an original proof of degree and/or original transcript, the Faculty of Graduate Studies will accept a notarized copy of the document. However, if they have any questions regarding authenticity, they will require an original transcript and/or proof of degree, sent directly from the institution to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Application Deadline –

Lakehead University – Declaration of Third Party Authorization

Lakehead University Admission Requirements

  • Lakehead University Graduate Programs (Master Level Programs) require 16 years of Education.
  • Lakehead University does not consider any Backlogs at the time of Applications.
  • Lakehead University accepts students who have scored less than 6.0 in one of the bands in IELTS. The student might has to do an English Language Program.


Undergraduate students without Math in Twelfth grade

For the students who do not have Math in their twelfth grade, would like to go for a Science program like Bioinformatics etc., may still apply. Pre-requisite will of course comprise of Biology, Chemistry, and/or Physics. Lakehead University may be able to consider them for the Honours Bachelor of Science (Undecided) program. While in the first semester, the student could complete MATH 1051 – Functions and Trigonometry and possibly several courses that could apply to Bioinformatics. Upon successful completion of MATH 1051, the student could change program into Bioinformatics. In many instances MATH 1051 is offered in the Fall term. If everything goes according to plan, the student could be admissible to Bioinformatics by the Winter term.

Lakehead University, Canada Fee Structure:

Lakehead University, Canada – Orillia Campus International Graduate

Lakehead University, Canada – Orillia Campus International Undergraduate

Lakehead University, Canada – Orillia Campus Residence Fees 2016-17

Lakehead University, Canada – Thunder Bay Campus International Graduate

Lakehead University, Canada – Thunder Bay Campus International Undergraduate

Lakehead University, Canada – Thunder Bay Residence Fees 2016-17

Please don’t hesitate to contact us for any further information.


24 Responses to “Lakehead University Application”

  1. Vidhi Shah says : Reply

    Hello sir,
    This is Vidhi Shah.
    Kindly find my profile below.

    IELTS- 6.5 (R-6 W-6 S-6 L-7)
    10th 88%
    12th 66%
    B.E Computer Science- 8.32 CGPA(78.2%) (3 backlogs- cleared) 2016 passed out
    Published 2 research papers.
    6 month of experience.
    What are the chances of myself getting admit for fall 2017. Am planning to apply by this week.

    Thanks in advance.

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      As per your profile, you can apply for Master’s as well as Post graduate diploma programs in Canadian Colleges. Please specify your year of passing of your academics and mail us your updated resume on, so we can guide you as per.

  2. A G Preethi says : Reply

    hi…Iam preethi..i have completed my engineering in computer science in 2015 with 67%..My ielts score is 6..
    L-6 W-5.5 R-4.5 S-7….I dont have any work experience….iam planning to do my masters course work…Is there any chances of me getting admission in lakehead university for fall2017…and i also need the deadline for fall2017…plz rply as soon as possible…thanks in advance

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      The deadlines for September 2017 intake is over in most of the Universities, the next probable intake is January 2018 intake. Further, do re appear for IELTS exam again as overall 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 is required for application and admission process in Canadian Universities.

  3. Malay Mistry says : Reply

    I want to apply for master’s in Canada,
    I got 73%in 10th and in diploma I got 7.2 c.g.p.a, also on b.e I hot 7.91 cgpa.
    My IELTS band score is 6 in all modules,
    1.5 years exp as production engineer.
    I have m.o.i for diploma and degree.

    Am I eligible for ms?

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      Do re appear for IELTS exam again as overall 6.5 with no band less than 6 is required for application and admission process. Further, the deadlines for September 2017 intake for most of the Universities are closed, the next probable intake is January 2017 intake.

  4. John says : Reply

    Hai Sir, I’d like to apply for MSc mechanical engineering in Lakehead university
    My Profile:
    BE-60%( With 2 backlogs cleared- second class);2012 pass out
    M Tech-8.11cgpa(76% distinction) ; 2014 pass out
    IELTS overall-7.5(W,L,R-7.5,S-7)
    1 year work ex as production engineer
    2 International Publications and couple of International and National level conferences

    What are my chances ?Is there any other Canadian university which could permit my profile for MS? What are the possible dangers in pursuing MS after M Tech?

  5. Vaibhav says : Reply

    Hello sir,
    I have got 89% in 10th, 79% in 12th,83% in B.Tech CSE and will appear for Ielts within a month.

    So can u tell me one thing that will I be able to get admission in Masters Degree(MBA) without giving GMAT i.e. can I get direct admission without any GMAT.

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      Please specify the Country you want to apply for. Further, Applying for MBA program requires 2-3 years of managerial work experience. You can apply for Engineering Management programs in UK, as UK Universities don’t require GMAT/GRE scores. IELTS is one and only mandatory requirement with overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0. Do find the list of Universities:

      For further process of application and admission do check your mail and update as per. The next probable intake is September 2017 intake.

  6. lakhvinder singh says : Reply

    Hi….My IELTS score is 6.5 Band (overall less than 6)
    My Qualifications are > 10 = 82%
    12= 83% in Mechanical eng. ( passing year.. aug 2016) = 70.80%
    I want to do MASTER in Mechanical engineering from canada … JAN INTAKE ….IS there any chance for it make there ….if yes …Can you plz help me by mentioning universities

    Thanking You

  7. sumit kumar says : Reply

    Hi ,

    I want to apply for Msc in computer science (coursework), below is my profile
    GRE 309, Toefl – 92
    Btech CSE (2011 passed out) – 69% , 6.2 Cgpa , no backlogs
    5 years of work experience in the Related field.

    What are the chances of my getting an admit for WInter 2017 session.

    How can you help me with the application?

  8. bijo says : Reply

    Hai, i’d like to apply for Msc mechanical engineering in Lakehead university
    My Profile:
    BE-60%( With 2 backlogs cleared)
    M Tech-8.11cgpa

    What are my chances ?Is there any other canadian university which could permit my profile for MS?

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      As per your profile you can apply for MS programs, please specify your years of passing and IELTS score.

  9. mani says : Reply

    My IELTS score is
    R 6.0
    W 5.5
    L 7.5
    S 6.0

    B.Tech 6.88 CGPA

    Can i apply for M.Engg with .5 less in IELTS writing TEST?

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      You can apply for Masters program in Canadian Colleges. Please re appear for your IELTS as overall 6.5 score with no band less than 6 is required for both Visa and application perspective.

  10. Naveenaa says : Reply

    I have applied for M.Eng in Electrical and computer engineering in Lakehead university. Waiting for the decision.
    My profile is 7.03 cgpa( no backlogs)
    Ielts 6.5 ( all bands 6 and above)
    10th 91%
    12th 92%
    What are my chances of getting in lakehead university?

  11. Bharat says : Reply


    My name is Bharat. I have completed Masters in Pharmaceutics. Now, I am looking forward to do PhD in Pharmaceutics. Also, I have scored 6.5 bands in IELTS exam with 6 bands in each tests.

    Please guide me to get a find a PhD program in Pharmacy with stipend.

    Thank you,

  12. imran says : Reply

    Am planning to apply for lakehead Masters in computer science.
    Ielts(r-6 w-5.5 s-6.5 l-7.5) going to retake on feb14th
    10th 75%
    12th 76% IT 67%(backlogs:10 completed) 2013 passed out.
    What are the chances of myself getting admit. Am planning to apply by this week.

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      Max 8 backlogs are taken into consideration as far as admissions are concerned. with your 10 backlogs, chances of you getting admission are very less.

  13. Cady Heron says : Reply

    I am Cady. My query is that would you give discounts on fee for students who have acheived scholarships in B.A?

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      Yes, Lakehead University provide bursaries to local students only known as Kin Canada Bursaries which is under the program of Hal Rogers Endorsement Fund Scheme which awards 48 deserving students for an amount of $1000 per academic year. It has to be applied before 1st of Feb; it is eligible only for Canadian citizen. Must be fulltime student in the process of graduating from high school or currently studying or registered at a post secondary institution.

  14. Janice Ian Dyke says : Reply

    Do you give accomodation facilities for Arts Students?

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      Yes, Lakehead University provides facilities of accommodation to all the international students. They have various accommodation types such as on campus, off campus, temporary accommodation, and home stay options. There are 2 campuses (1) Thunder Bay Campus (2) Orillia Campus.
      For International Students Thunder Bay Campus is provided. The various types of residence are Double, Basic, Single Residence Hall, Townhouse & Apartment complex and its annual fess ranges from $6700 – $8000 depending upon with meal or without meal options. Home stay is provided with $700 per/month and $475 per/month for without meal.

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