Government of New Brunswick

The public post-secondary education sector in New Brunswick provides an opportunity to study and/or conduct research at universities as well as vocational and technical schools (colleges).

Applying for Admission

In New Brunswick, institutions establish their admission criteria and are responsible for their process. It is the responsibility of those wishing to register to initiate the process with the institution of their choice. Admission criteria are often similar between institutions. Detailed information is available from admission services at each institution.

After receiving confirmation of acceptance from a post-secondary institution in New Brunswick, it may be necessary to obtain a study permit or Temporary Resident Visa before coming to Canada.

For more information, visit Studying in Canada.



Public Universities

Private Universities


Training Organizations


Distance Education and e-Learning



Exchange Programs

There are student exchange programs that enable foreign students to spend a term or an academic year studying in New Brunswick institution.

Please check with your institution of origin.