International Students

Whether you’re already a student at Bow Valley or want to apply, we’ll be there to help you through the process.

Prospective Students Current Students


Our International Department works with a number of agents to support the recruitment of students for Bow Valley College.

Prospective Agents Authorized Agents
Bow Valley College international student

International Development

More than 50 years of technical and vocational experience and 30 years of international partnership collaboration - that's the kind of experience we have with successful overseas development and training projects. We focus on Competency-Based Education and Training (CBET), entrepreneurship and private sector development, and foundational learning, including literacy and workplace essential skills.

Projects and Partnerships

Study Abroad

Would you like to work or study abroad? International experience helps you stand out both professionally and personally. The International Education team is here to help you find that opportunity.


We also offer scholarships for our international opportunities.

Internships   Study Abroad


Bow Valley College and UNESCO-UNEVOC

The UNEVOC Network is an exclusive global platform for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) with the aim to further cooperation between institutions worldwide. The UNEVOC Network, coordinated by the UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre, is made up of UNEVOC Centres, which are established in TVET institutions and serve as focal points in the provision of services and platforms for international and regional cooperation in TVET. Bow Valley College is a UNEVOC centre.



Moving to Calgary

Find out what life is like in Calgary before you arrive. Learn about the weather and economy. Get information about activities and events like the Stampede, and more. Use our list of resources to help you get used to life in your new city.


Moving to Calgary

International Awards and Scholarships

The International Education Department offers a selection of 22 scholarships and awards focused on international learners. There are Entrance Scholarships for our new learners, Learner Pathway Awards for learners transitioning from one program to another, In-course Awards for current learners. Our awards celebrate learners who demonstrate strength in attributes of leadership, volunteerism, community involvement, peer support and academic excellence.

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From Calgary to Kenya: Skills that matter

What do Kenyan college students share with their counterparts here in Calgary?

Small, interactive, and engaging classes

Partnerships in

23 countries


international learners every year

Flexible course options and real work experience

International Viewbook

International Viewbook

Use this viewbook to find out listings for all of our full-time programs by area of study. You will find our career certificates and diplomas listed under Careers in Administration, Business, Health and Human Services/Justice.

Viewbook 2018

International Education Department

North Campus, N333
345 - 6 Avenue SE

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