Trent University Peterborough

Peterborough, Ontario, Canada

Type: University

Location Type: Urban

Founded: 1964   Total Students: 9,000+

Int. Students: 700+


An international student at Trent is much more than just a member of Trent International. Mingling with a lively international community of students from across the globe, students are provided with a welcoming and warm environment, making them feel homely and safe.  The qualified staff at Trent, keeping up with its social responsibility, involves students in research and innovation, engaging students in volunteering activities, social projects and community events, making sure that they make their little contribution in making this world a better place.

With a student-teacher ratio of 18:1, Trent University receives around 700 students from 100+ countries every year. Having held the numero uno position as the best undergraduate university in Ontario for seven years in a row, the university also offers around 30 out of the 100 clubs available to its international student community. The award-winning architecture of the Peterborough campus offers a breathtaking view of the Otonabee River and is just ninety minutes from downtown Toronto and the Durham GTA campus, located only forty minutes from downtown Toronto in Oshawa, offers the students an internationally diverse, yet close-knit community.

As a part of Trent International, a student can give a truly international dimension to his career and study from a university that has a tradition of academic excellence for over four decades and a culturally diverse aura with students from over a 110 countries worldwide along with locals from Canada. So, students who wish to internationalize their education and study in a setting filled with people of international backgrounds, cross cultures, varied interests and different perspectives, must join Trent University.


  • Trent has been Ontario's number 1 undergraduate university 7 years in a row
  • It is ranked 1st undergraduate university in Ontario and 3rd in Canada (Maclean’s University Rankings, 2018 - Primarily Undergraduate Category)
  • Ranked 1st in Canada for Scholarships and Bursaries (Maclean’s University Rankings, 2018 - Primarily Undergraduate Category)
  • Trent's Peterborough campus boasts award-winning architecture in a breathtaking natural setting on the banks of the Otonabee River, just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto, while the Durham GTA campus offers a close-knit community with an urban vibe, conveniently located in Oshawa, 40 minutes from downtown Toronto
  • University welcomes 699 international students from 100+ countries
  • An excellent Student-faculty ratio of 18:1
  • 95% of Trent grads employed after two years
  • University offers 100+ clubs and groups to choose from out of which 30+ are international clubs, groups and organizations

Campus Detail

Main Campus Address

1600 W Bank Dr, Peterborough, ON K9L 0G2, Canada

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