UTP Stage I, Pre-Bachelor | Simon Fraser University | Burnaby, Canada
12 months
21815 CAD/year
21815 CAD/year
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UTP Stage I from Simon Fraser University is designed to prepare you for entry to university-level programs in Business Administration, Computing Science, Engineering Science or Arts and Social Sciences. In UTP Stage I you complete eight courses. After successfully completing this program you will progress to UTP Stage II.


UTP Stage I from Simon Fraser University provides international students a direct pathway to year two at Simon Fraser University. The FIC pathway provides a smooth transition into Simon Fraser University.

Students at UTP Stage I from Simon Fraser University will have:

  • An opportunity to earn a degree from one of Canada's best universities
  • Combined Letter of Offer for FIC and Simon Fraser University
  • Small class sizes mean you get more personal attention from lecturers

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Beginning with Algebra
  • Business Management
  • Elementary Formal Logic
  • English Skills/Reading
  • Introduction to Computers and their Applications
  • Introduction to Computing Concepts and Algorithms
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Introduction to Mathematics
  • Introduction to University Life 
  • Introduction to University Writing
  • World Issues

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry into UTP Stage I generally requires the successful completion of Year 11 or its equivalent with overall and individual subject requirements depending on program. 
  • Before you start a program at FIC, you will take the FIC Math Check.
  • English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21815 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21815 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    21815 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21815 CAD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Burnaby

1600 - 2700 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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