Royal Roads University is a public university in Canada with a top-level reputation offering a quality education. There is a strong emphasis on a practical, applied programs delivered by award-winning faculty with real-world experience. Degree programs are developed in collaboration with industry experts and taught by local and internationally recognized professionals who are leading practitioners in their fields.



We understand the needs and aspirations of our students, and we’ve created options to deliver an educational experience that fits your lifestyle. Our cohort model features group-based course work, providing a resource of like-minded peers for you to share, challenge and grow with throughout your program. Even after graduation, these groups continue to support your aspirations to ensure your life changing experience with us has enabled not only professional transformation, but a personal one as well.


Under the leadership of Dr. Mary Bernard, Associate Vice President, Research, the Office of Research provides a portfolio of services to facilitate and promote the research activities of Royal Roads University and to facilitate Aboriginal relations.


A career at Royal Roads University means being part of an innovative, dynamic organization. You will have the opportunity to contribute to a workplace culture where teamwork, service excellence, innovation and having fun are the norm, not the exception. To take the first step in joining our team, see below for the current employment opportunities at Royal Roads.

Master's Programmes

Medicine & Health (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Royal Roads University!


Student services

Academic Resources

  • Library
  • Bookstore
  • Copyright Office
  • Research Ethics
  • Writing Centre
  • English Language Centre
  • International Services
  • Multi-faith Spaces
  • Campus Learning Spaces

Housing services

Campus accommodations provide a modest and yet affordable option in the campus core, within walking distance of historic Hatley Castle, classrooms and the Habitat Café.

Student Life

Campus life

At Royal Roads University, we promote a healthy balance of work, study and most importantly, fun. We host a variety of activties and events for welcoming new students to campus throughout the year. It's a great chance to meet fellow RRU students and explore the beautiful city of Victoria.

Sports facilities

  • gymnasium and aerobics studio
  • 2 squash courts
  • weight room and cardio workout room (free weights, Keiser/Apex strength training, 30+ pieces of cardio equipment)
  • tennis courts
  • personal trainers available

Student clubs

The Royal Roads University Student Association (RRUSA) is incorporated under the Society Act of British Columbia as the University's undergraduate student association.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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