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Burman University is a brilliant Christian institution based in Lacombe, a gorgeous city in Canada’s Alberta province. Founded in 1907. The University is recognized for providing an exceptional academic experience to students from all around the world.
The University offers a range of programs across a variety of subjects. International students can study courses in disciplines like business, education, the arts, psychology, nursing, and more - there’s something for every passion.
The campus features stunning green spaces and Its modern buildings house state-of-the-art classrooms, laboratories, and recreational spaces. It’s also home to a fabulous library and student support services.
The University attracts students from around the world
Burman University offers great scholarships and funding packages
Canada is a popular country to study in
The atmosphere at Burman University is vibrant and inclusive. Overseas students have opportunities to study and interact with students from different countries and cultures - you can make lifelong friends very quickly.
International students have access to a range of accommodation options including on-campus dormitories, homestays, and private housing. Accommodation is conveniently located near academic buildings and campus facilities.
The University’s wonderful international office is always on hand to help overseas students with anything they need. Whether you need assistance with filling out a form or emotional support, there’s always someone available to talk to.
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This CAD$1000 scholarship rewards those new applicants who receive an Offer of Admission by February 1, of the upcoming school year. Applicable to the September intake for the upcoming school year. Students are not eligible for this award if they will be receiving a Second Degree Discount. If a student is awarded the EATS scholarship but defers their admission until the Winter term they may receive a CAD$500 amount in the Winter term.
This scholarship provides CAD$1500 to new international world students.
This award will be applied to the student account in the month following the end of each semester. Students who achive the required GPA for a given fall or winter semester are eligible to receive a scholarship of CAD$500 per semester.
Students who have completed a 4 year degree from Burman University may receive a 50% discount off the tuition rate for additional coursework. Students who have completed a 4 year degree from another accredited institution may apply to the Registrar’s Office for a transcript evaluation, if eligible they may receive a 25% discount off the tuition rate for additional coursework. The application of this policy is subject to class space and existing course offerings.
Returning student missionaries from a Burman University approved position are eligible for a scholarship of CAD$100/month of service to a maximum of CAD$1,000.
Students may participate in community service during the months of July and August only and be eligible to receive a scholarship of CAD$125 / 25 hours of community service. Non-profit organizations only; and remember that summer camps are ineligible. Maximum award from any one or combination of “Summer” scholarships is CAD$1,000.
Students who are paid by the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (including Burman and PAA) for summer service may receive a scholarship equal to 30% of summer ministry earnings deposited on account by August 31 with verification from the employer of the summer earnings. Maximum award from any one or combination of “Summer” scholarships is CAD$1,000. If you are working on campus during the summer, please review the "Summer Work Program" form.
Students receiving a second degree discount are ineligible to apply or receive these awards. Evaluations are made based on GPA, Community Service, Campus Involvement, Program Participation and Financial Need. The description and criteria of the awards amounts vary from year to year.
One Divisional award of CAD$4500 and one Academic Achievement award of CAD$3000 are awarded to returning students in each of the following three areas; Division of Science, Division of Arts, Schools of Education /Business. Both the GPA and a Program Involvement score, provided by the chair of the department, are taken into consideration when choosing a recipient.
This award recognizes those students who hold leadership positions or participate in significant service activities on the Burman campus or in their local church or community during the current September to April school year. Availability of 60 awards of CAD$1500 each. Students receiving a second degree discount or a full tuition scholarship in the upcoming school year are ineligible to receive these awards.
International students may be eligible for Athletic scholarships after their first year on campus. Join a Burman sports team your first year on campus. Your name will be submitted to your coach for a scholarship evaluation at the end of the school year. Awards are based on skill and commitment to the team and are awarded if you are a returning student with plans to tryout for the team in the following year. Entry level scholarships begin at a value of CAD$1250.
International students may be eligible for Music scholarships after their first year on campus. Join a Burman music organization your first year on campus. Your name will be submitted to your director for a scholarship evaluation at the end of the school year. Awards are based on skill and commitment to the ensemble and are awarded if you are a returning student with plans to audition for the group in the following year. Entry level scholarships begin at a value of CAD$1250.
Total award amount for most general scholarships will be divided equally between the two semesters of the school year, meaning recipient must attend for the Fall and Winter semesters to realize the full value of any award. The student must register for, and successfully complete, a minimum 60% course load (9 credits excluding PLAR & Audit credits) each semester. If a student withdraws below that minimum, all scholarships will be reversed for that term.
6730 University Dr, Lacombe, AB T4L 2E5, Canada
Lacombe is a fantastic place with plenty to offer overseas students. It’s packed with stunning natural scenery, great restaurants, and popular shops to name a few - it’s an awesome place to live and study.
Many international students will require a visa to study in Canada, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.Canada student visa requirements