Shape your future.

At Royal Roads University, you have the opportunity to achieve your personal and professional goals at any stage of life.

With our flexible admissions, personal approach and real-world relevance in the workplace, we’ve created options to deliver an educational experience that will help you move forward.

  • Steve's Top 5 Tips

    A two-time graduate of Royal Roads University, Steve embodies the lifelong learning mentality and shares his secrets of success.


    As a Royal Roads alumna and business owner (who enjoys a good Einstein quote), Marianne offers her advice for staying current in the workplace.


    From childcare to self-care, Royal Roads alumna, Dominique has some important advice for any parent heading back to school.


    Kasope (Kash) knows firsthand how nerve-wracking going back to school is. Check out his bite-sized advice for anyone feeling the same.

  • Deirdre's Top 5 Tips

    Managing Director and MBA graduate, Deirdre, shares her advice for making it to the top.

Wherever you are in life, our diverse degree programs and individual courses have been designed to help you move forward.

Areas of Study

Whether you want to continue your education, make new connections or take your career to the next level, our unique program offering can help you shape your future.


Leading-edge business programs designed for experienced and aspiring professionals.

Communication & Culture

Prepare for a career in international and multicultural organizations, relevant to our increasingly globalized world.

Education & Technology

Learn and develop skills and tools that support student achievement as well as your own professional growth.

Environment & Sustainability

Contemporary programs that help you identify and develop effective strategies to overcome the challenges of moving to a sustainable society.

Executive Education

Taught by industry specialists, programs for improving your skills and impact as a leader, and to move your career forward.

General Studies

An option for students who are interested in taking one or two credit-based courses without seeking a credential.

Humanitarian Studies

Programs based on real-world experience with input from industry experts to help you create positive change, locally and globally.

Interdisciplinary Studies

With guidance from interdisciplinary scholars, combine RRU courses with credits earned at other institutions to build a comprehensive degree.

Leadership Studies

Programs to teach you relevant best practices, current theories, and equip you with tools needed to build success and balance bottom lines.

Professional & Continuing Studies

Over 200 individual courses, evening talks, and certificate programs led by expert facilitators in a local setting, so you can create your own path.

Tourism & Hospitality

Leading-edge programs bring together current and future industry leaders in hospitality, tourism, destination development and sustainable tourism development.

The Power of Our Numbers

Students who are working professionals

Programs offered on campus, online & blended

Alumni from 60 countries

Average age of grad students

Student-to-faculty ratio