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Get a quality education faster at Bow Valley College. We know you have very specific goals, and we do everything we can to help you succeed.
Before you apply
Our dedicated team will work with you to make sure you have a positive experience. We're always here to answer your questions.
Review our Application Steps Overview to understand all the steps to apply and confirm a seat as an international learner. The links below will provide you with additional important information that can help guide your application process.
Our team will help you
Our Office of International Education has a dedicated team that will work with you to make sure you have a positive experience. Staff are always available to answer any questions or concerns you may have.
We know you have very specific goals and we do everything we can to see you succeed.
Before you apply, don't forget to check our Frequently Asked Questions page. It will help you take in consideration many factors that are important at the time you choose the program of your preference and intake.
If applying from India or Mexico, please contact our Overseas Enrolment Representatives.
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Working in Canada
You may be able to get a permit allowing you to work during your studies. And you may be able to work in Canada for up to three years after you graduate.
After six months of full-time study, you’re eligible to work part-time for the rest of your time at Bow Valley.
Visit Citizenship and Immigration Canada for more information.
Plan your move to Calgary. Use these resources and information when you land in your new city. We're here to help make your move easier.
These deadlines and important dates presented below apply to International Learner applicants.
International ELL is a full-time program that offers intensive academic language courses. Our program is certified by Languages Canada.
International students have multiple options to meet the English language proficiency requirements for most of our programs, either through our in-house full-time International ELL program or through one of the pathway programs offered by our ELL providers partners in Canada.
Agents act as a bridge between you and Bow Valley College. They can do things like test your English, book your travel, or book you a hotel room.
View frequently asked questions from international students who wish to attend Bow Valley College
Bow Valley College has local representatives in India, Mexico, and Vietnam to help you connect with International Education.
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Get a study permit through the Student Direct Stream
Key documents for prospective and current international students