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Information for Education Agents

Updates to study permit requirements for certain international students

The Government of Canada recently introduced new requirements for study permit applications. Please visit International Student Support - Study Permit for details.

Welcome from the International Enrolment Office and thank you for your interest in becoming an agent of Toronto Metropolitan University! We accept students from around the world and work with agents to help international students find a program that fits their interests.

About Toronto Metropolitan University

Located in downtown Toronto, we are Canada’s leader in innovative, career-focused education. Our students gain real-world knowledge through co-operative education and internships, and amplify their studies through zone learning, research and specialized minors. We equip our graduates with the knowledge and skills required to enrich our society and make a difference.

40,000+ undergraduate students

60+ undergraduate programs

225,000+ alumni worldwide

#1 - The DMZ is the top university-based incubator in the world*

*According to UBI Global

In April 2022, Ryerson University changed its name to Toronto Metropolitan University. Learn more about our next chapter.

Prospective Agents

We work with a limited number of agents in each market. We partner with agents that have experience in the Canadian post-secondary industry and that are certified to work as educational representatives by a regional/recognized international organization such as ICEF or NAFSA. Our agent partners recruit students for undergraduate degree and English Language pathway programs only.

If you would like to become an authorized representative of Toronto Metropolitan University, please express your interest to .

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Agent Resources

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Information for International Students

Toronto Metropolitan University is a leading comprehensive innovation university integrated into Canada’s largest and most diverse city. Culturally diverse and inclusive, the university is home to 40,000 students from 140+ different countries and 240,000+ alumni worldwide. Our 60+ undergraduate programs continually evolve to equip students with the knowledge and experiences to contribute, lead and adapt.

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English Language Pathway Programs

These pathway programs are designed for students who meet the academic requirements but do not the minimum English language requirements. Successful completion of an English Language Pathway Program at the ELI will provide you with guaranteed admission, no further English Proficiency testing required.

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Immersive Language Program

Our English Language Institute (ELI) offers a short-term option for educators and agents looking to organize a group of students to come to Toronto. Students ages 13+ will receive specialized English language teachings that are both theoretical and practical. Offered over the spring and summer, students will see improvements in fundamental English skills while being immersed in the heart of downtown Toronto.

Promoting Toronto Metropolitan University

If you are creating ads or graphics to promote our university, please ensure they have been approved by a TMU staff member before publishing.

About Toronto

We are located in the heart of the most dynamic city in Canada. A hub for cultural exploration and discovery, as well as the economic capital of the country, students find countless internships and placements, collaboration partners as well as access to a booming job market.

Nighttime view of the Toronto skyline

6.4 million people in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA)

160 languages spoken

Consistently ranked in the top 10 most liveable cities in the world  (The Economist)

Below is the list of education agents and partners that have an agreement with Toronto Metropolitan University. It is not required to use an agent to apply to TMU.

North America


Latin America








Europe and CIS




Middle East, North Africa and Turkey


Iran, Iraq    

Oman, Kuwait


United Arab Emirates 

South Asia





Sri Lanka, Maldives


Australia, New Zealand

Sub-Saharan Africa

Gambia, Tanzania


Kenya, Mauritius


East Asia


Hong Kong



South Korea


Southeast Asia


Malaysia, Philippines



Central Asia





International Enrolment Office
Toronto Metropolitan University
350 Victoria Street, Toronto, Canada

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Notice of Collection

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. The University will collect, use, disclose, and protect your personal information in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (external link) . If you have questions about the collection, use and disclosure of this information by Toronto Metropolitan University, please contact the International Enrolment Office, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, M5B 2K3,