University of Guelph Humber

Year of foundation: 2002
Approx. number of students: 3,500
Period of study: Early September-Early December; Early January-Mid April; Early May-Early August
MCI partner since: 2008

The City

Toronto is the largest city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario. It is located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario. The history of Toronto began in the late 18th century when the British Crown purchased its land from the Mississaugas of the New Credit.

According to the 2011 Census, the city has 2.6 million residents, making it the fifth-most populous city in North America. Toronto is one of the world's most diverse cities by percentage of non-native-born residents, with about 49% of the population born outside Canada. As Canada's commercial capital, it is home to the Toronto Stock Exchange and five of the nation's largest banks.

The University

The University of Guelph-Humber is a university-college partnership between the University of Guelph and Humber College. It was established in 2002. It is located on Humber's North Campus in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The school offers seven regular four-year academic programs, each of which grant both a university honours degree and college diploma.