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Graphic Communications Management, BTech

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #801 (QS) Toronto, Canada
The graphic communications industry is all around us. Be prepared for a strong future in this field through Canada’s only Graphic Communications Management degree-granting program at the Ryerson University for future managers in the printing and packaging industries.
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Learn how to turn bright ideas into creative concepts that inform, engage and inspire at the Graphic Communications Management degree-granting program at the Ryerson University. Explore the impact of signs, display graphics, direct marketing materials and packaging for food, personal care products and electronics.

Thanks to a mixture of technical and business courses, and engagement with the industry, students graduate with the expertise to facilitate consumer product packaging, marketing materials, signage and print media across Canada and around the world.

Distinctive Learning

Industry internship; state-of-the-art labs, software, hardware, printing and packaging equipment; industry events and annual job fair; optional concentrations; guest speakers and conferences; plant tours; student organizations.

After Graduation

Make a significant contribution in the printing and packaging industries: commercial printing companies and pre-press facilities; equipment vendors, software supply, consumable material solutions; design firms, advertising and marketing agencies, consumer product companies, packaging companies, print brokers; production coordinator, controller, estimator or buyer. Pursue a master’s degree in business, management, education, packaging or print media.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Signs
  • Display graphics
  • Direct marketing materials and packaging for food
  • Personal care products and electronics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Academic Transcripts
  • Supplementary Form
  • Supporting Documents
  • Non-Academic Requirements
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28638 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28638 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    7046 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7046 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • Domestic Fees Range: $7,046 - $7,814
  • International Fees Range: $28,638 - $29,611

Living costs for Toronto

  • 1502 - 2570 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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


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