The city of Kitchener breathes technology and innovation. Located in Waterloo, Canada's Silicon Valley, the region brings together major Canadian technology companies such as Google, OpenText, Blackberry, Kiks and Christie. Kitchener provides a great environment for those coming to Canada, the region has the second largest concentration of startups in the world.
All of this success is credited to the innovation environment provided by Conestoga College, University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University, local government and companies that have invested in the city and region.
Conestoga College offers more than 200 programs (diploma, bachelor's degree, certifications, postgraduate) for international students. With over 16,500 full-time students spread across 8 campuses in the Waterloo region, Conestoga College offers a world of opportunities for students interested in learning the practical skills required by the job market.