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May 23: Join our English Language Institute (ELI) online information session. Register today. (external link, opens in new window) 

How to Apply

When you join us at the English Language Institute, you are unlocking your potential at Toronto Metropolitan University.

Contact us if you have any questions about the application process.

How to add an ELI program to your application

ESL Foundation and Pre-English Boost + English Boost (16 weeks)

  • Select the program titled 'English Language Pathway Programs' and add it to your application.

English Boost only

  • Select the undergraduate program you would like to join after successfully completing your pathway program.

Submit your application

There are several ways to submit your application.

Note: If your documents are in a language other than English, you must provide the documents in the original language as well as certified/notarized literal English translations.

Use this form if you are:

  • applying to Toronto Metropolitan University only

Note: International students studying at an Ontario secondary school must use the OUAC Application when planning to start a TMU undergraduate program in the September intake.

Application Fee: $150 CAD

Use this form if you are:

  • applying to multiple universities in Ontario

Application Fee: Consult the OUAC website (external link)  for details.

Note: You must create an OUAC Account (external link)  if you don't already have one.

Use this form if you are:

  • a current or previous TMU student


Consult Applications and related forms - TMU Application for further details.

Application Fee: $90 CAD


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Toronto Metropolitan University ("the University") collects personal information under the authority of the  (PDF file) University Act and in accordance with the University Notice of Collection for international recruitment and other related purposes. The University will collect, use, disclose, and protect your personal information in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If you have questions about the collection, use and disclosure of this information by Toronto Metropolitan University, please contact the English Language Institute, 424 Yonge St, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON M5B 2H3,