Semester Exchange - York University

Semester Exchange - York University

Are you considering Schulich as your exchange destination? Explore everything Schulich has to offer exchange students including the experience of living in Canada’s largest and most diverse city – Toronto. With exchange programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, Schulich offers you the opportunity to learn from award-winning faculty with top business students from around the world.

Schulich School of Business, Canada’s Global Business School, welcomes over 200 exchange students to study at its state-of-the-art complex on York University’s main campus each year. Schulich offers its undergraduate and graduate exchange students a wide selection of electives in up to twenty specializations. Gain a real-world, global business perspective from award-winning faculty representing over 25 countries. Together we bring cultures together, open communities to the wider world and create lifelong friendships that span the globe. And you can be a part of it!



Type of Program


Level of Study


Length of Program

4 months

Program Dates

Fall Semester: September - December
Winter Semester: January - April

Language of Instruction


Travel Grant


GPA Requirement (Out of 4.0)


Course Information

Undergraduate Course Catalogue
Postgraduate Course Catalogue


York University Undergradate Housing & Postgraduate Housing

Exchange Student Website

York University Exchange Website

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following:

  • Macquarie Abroad General Eligibility Criteria
  • Enrolled in a degree in business at Macquarie University
  • Nomination from Macquarie University
  • English language proficiency for non-native speakers
  • Review the course information and restricted courses to check it is suitable for your degree progression at Macquarie University

How to Apply

Applicants must complete an online Application form. You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application.

Important notes:

Application Fee and Payment Options: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Payment Website.

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance. All students must also pay to enrol in the mandatory York University Health Insurance Plan

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Study a Semester Exchange program in York University for 5 months , York University is located in Canada

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Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Economics, Entrepreneurial Studies, Finance, International Business, Marketing, Operations Management and Information Systems, Organization Studies, Exchange, York, Canada

Travel Grant

$1000 (AUD)

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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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