• Lakehead University

University Overview

  • Lakehead University was established on July 1, 1965.
  • Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada.
  • Campuses: Thunder Bay and Orillia
  • Has been ranked Canada’s number one undergraduate research university.


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QS Global Rank: 0

Times Higher Education Rank: 0

University Feature

Research Centres, Institutes and Facilities

Lakehead University is committed to fostering interdisciplinary and trans-disciplinary research in partnership with industry, community organizations and government. Through our research centres and institutes we foster intellectual environments in which researchers and students combine their expertise to create new forms of inquiry and new types of solutions. 

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Policy and Procedure for the Establishment of New Research Centres and Institutes

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University Intakes

Intake For Intake Date

Scholarship and Funding

Merits based.

Application fee:

Undergraduate Application: CAD $135
Graduate Application: CAD $100

Document Evaluation Fee: $60.00 (CAD) for all applicants who have completed post-secondary studies.

Tuition fee:

Undergraduate: $23,500 - $26,500 per year

Graduate: $7,000- 11,500 per term.