International Students – India
Study in Toronto, Canada.
Explore Your Passion. Find out more about studying at Lassonde.
Ready to accept your offer? If you applied on OUAC, visit the OUAC site. If you applied directly to York, visit the York site.
Diverse Campus. Multicultural City.
York’s main campus is located in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), just a subway ride away from downtown. With two subway stations on campus, as well as a network of buses and light rail transit, it’s easy to explore both Toronto and other major surrounding cities like Brampton, Mississauga and Vaughan. Enjoy exploring diverse neighbourhoods, parks, festivals, sporting events and concerts all year around.
Amazing things happen when diverse communities work together to create positive change. At Lassonde, we are making things right for our communities, our planet and our future.
A Place to Call Home.
Our welcoming School is where bold ideas take shape and lifelong connections are made. York’s Lassonde School of Engineering is an accessible and inclusive space with 20+ community support partners to make your health, safety and sense of belonging our greatest priorities. Supports specific to International Students are available through York International.
Largest city in Canada
#1 Safest city in North America
(The Economist, 2021)
200+ Languages spoken
50% of Toronto’s population was born outside of Canada
Co-op & Internship Opportunities
Test drive your career options and find the best fit for you. Work with major corporations, non-profits, and public sector organizations to expand your career options with a Lassonde co-op or internship.
Lassonde Scholarships & Awards
There are many awards, bursaries and scholarships on offer to fund your studies here at the Lassonde School of Engineering. We strongly encourage you to apply for this financial support, and we are happy to assist you. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any question.
Discover new communities and pursue your interests by choosing from more than 350 student organizations, clubs, councils and groups, like The Indian Cultural Association (ICA), Women in Science and Engineering (W.I.S.E.), York International and more.
Find Your Club
Indian Cultural Association
ICA is a cohesive group of students who strive to strengthen members’ knowledge and keen interest in India. ICA positions itself as a home away from home and a means to develop bonds and friendships among students through cultural and social programming.
Women In Science and Engineering
This club centres around the advancement of women, girls, and gender-diverse students in STEM. This is an inclusive, student-led team that builds supportive networks through hosting local workshops, panels and national hackathons.
York University Robotics Society
The York University Robotics Society is an organization dedicated to educating and promoting robotics and mechatronics in the community. Students have the choice between the Rover Team and Sumobot Team.
Computer Security (BA): Math is required.
Computer Science (BSc, iBSc): Math is required. Chemistry OR Physics is required.
Computer Security (Bsc): Math is required. Chemistry OR Physics is required.
Digital Media (BA): Math is required. Arts training is recommended.
Earth & Atmospheric Science (BSc): Math AND Physics are required. Chemistry is recommended.
Engineering (BEng): Math AND Chemistry AND Physics are required.
For Faculty-specific requirements, visit Lassonde Admission Requirement.
For Country-specific requirements, visit Admission Requirements by Country
The requirements listed above are in addition to general admission requirements by the school system. For full admission requirements, visit General Admission Requirement.
Join 4,400+ students living on campus in our 14 residences. Choose a single, super single or double room with shared common spaces and enjoy the convenience of a residence meal plan. York’s Residence Life team creates a supportive community experience with amazing opportunities to make friends from around the world, learn and succeed.
Explore alternative housing options through listings, roommate boards and renter resources at
Lassonde PEng Programs requirement:
TOEFL iBT: 88 (no score below 20 in each section)
IELTS Academic*: 6.5 (no score below 6.0 in each section)
Pearson PTE Academic: 60
Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL): 60
Cambridge English Language Assessment (CAE, CPE): C1 Advance
* The IELT Academic test is required for admission to York University. IELT General; will not be accepted for language proficiency requirements.
2. Review our Admission Requirements.
3. Submit your application through Ontario Universities Application Centre (OUAC) or York University Application. Ensure you submit by the application deadline.
4. Submit required documents, these may include official transcripts, language proficiency tests, a supplementary application and course descriptions to be assessed for transfer credit.
5. Review Tuition Fees and Costs.
Connect with one of our International Student Ambassadors in the Lassonde Community and learn more about their experience at Lassonde as an international student!
First-year Digital Media student and international student from Iran. Ask her about the Digital Media program, life as an international student, extra-curricular activities and even residency at York.
Upper-year Computer Engineering student and international student from Nigeria. Ask her about student clubs, extra-curricular activities, residency, or life as an international student at Lassonde.
Upper-year Space Engineering student and international student from Sri Lanka. Currently involved with the CubeSat project and Lassonde Engineering Society. Ask her about co-op.
Upper year, Computer Security student and international student from the USA, passionate about math and cybersecurity. She also enjoys scuba diving, tennis, ice skating, boxing and volleyball.