Waterloo's collaborative approach to internationalization has been formalized in numerous agreements with institutions in many countries.
Waterloo's formalized graduate studies partnerships
|Country||International agreement or sponsorship program|
|Arab Citizen (must hold no other passport)|
|Brazil||Canada-Brazil Science Without Borders (Ciência sem Fronteiras) (Doctoral)|
|China||China Scholarship Council|
|Egypt||Cultural and Educational Affairs, Egypt (Doctoral)|
|Iraq||Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Iraq (Doctoral)|
|Libya||Libyan-North American Scholarship Program|
MitacsBrazil, China, India, Mexico, Turkey, Vietnam
|Mitacs Globalink Graduate Fellowship|
|Vietnam||Vietnam International Education Development (VIED) (Doctoral)|
Joint or dual degree program agreements
Joint academic program agreements
Learn more about Waterloo's joint academic program agreements.
Scholarship programs for international students to study in Canada
African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship Program
The ALT Scholarship Program will grant scholarships to young African women and men to pursue a Master’s degree in public administration, public policy or public finance in Canada.
The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) in collaboration with The Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) will implement the ALT Scholarship Program with the objective of contributing to a strong and effective public sector in sub-Saharan Africa.
Full scholarships are available to Azerbaijan students to pursue a master's or doctoral program.
The scholarship program is administered through the Ministry of Education, Republic of Azerbaijan scholarship program.
Bolashak Scholarship Program
Full scholarships are available to Kazakh students to pursue a master's or doctoral program.
Bolashak International Scholarship Program is a Kazakhstan government scholarship program.
Canada Memorial Foundation
Full scholarships are available to British students applying for any year-long postgraduate course with an accredited Canadian further education provider
The Awards are offered annually for British students or graduates wishing to pursue a postgraduate course at a university or other appropriate institution in Canada.
The scholarship program is administered through the Canada Memorial Foundation.
The Canada-U.S. Fulbright Program operates on the principle of reciprocal exchange and provides opportunities for outstanding American students to study and/or conduct research in Canada.
The scholarship program is administered through Fulbright Canada.
Global Education Program
Global Education is the Russian Federal government-sponsored scholarship program that funds graduate studies in high-tech (engineering, environment, mathematics, science), public administration, education administration and social services fields (particularly public health, health administration).