The Peace and Conflict Studies program explores why conflict and violence occurs, and to understand how conflict can be transformed by "collaborative decision-making" to accomplish constructive ends. We inspire our students to understand new perspectives to approach towards interdisciplinary conflicts.
The Peace and Conflict Studies program at the University of Waterloo is flexible to meet your interests. Our courses are designed to challenge your thinking and compliment your academic goals.
Within Peace and Conflict Studies there are engaged and committed faculty members with diverse research interests and areas of expertise a long with small class sizes. We also have a number of sessional instructors who come directly from their field to teach our students.
Canada is now the most educated country in the world, according to a recent report by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development. Most of all, there are a lot of programs for international students.
The universities of Canada don't use a centralized system of undergraduate application so the students have to apply separately for each institution they want to attend. However, the most general procedures and requirements to get admission in Canada are: an application form, an official high school transcript or university transcript, CV which present your educational achievements, work or volonteer experience, and a letter of intent (LOI) that demonstrate personal and professional goals of the student and explains the interest of the applicant.
IELTS is most widely recognized and accepted English proficiency test in Canada. However, some universities accept TOEFL as an English test requirement. So you'll need to contact the university for the information about the test you have to provide and the score that you must obtain.