Key Admissions Facts
Intakes: Sept ( Major intake) and January ( for some Programs ) please contact us for more information .
Fee Range: For exact fee information please contact us .
PG- Minimum 55% -60%in Bachelor degree. For exact fee information please contact us .
UG - Minimum 60%-65% in 12th year ( standard) of School Education For exact fee information please contact us .
PG ( for most programs 7.0 , some programs 6.5 ) with no band less than 6.0 For exact fee information please contact us .
UG ( for most programs 7.0 , some programs 6.5) with no band less than6.0 For exact fee information please contact us .
Pre-sessional English -is available (One separate CAS will be provided for pre-sessional and the main program )
Application processing time : 6 week for country student. For UG program student can make a direct application .Credibility interview is a must requirement to pass for an unconditional offer and CAS. To book a free 15 minute credibility interview assessment please contact us.
Scholarships Availability : regional and merit scholarships are available . Please contact us for more information.
Popular Programs: Administration, Business, Health Care, Human Services, and Justice Studies. Please contact us for more information.
University link: Bow Valley College
NB : This information is just a rough guideline about most of the university programs and doesn't represent the exact information, application process time, IELTS requirements for any specific program . For exact information please contact us .
Bow Valley College (BVC) is a public, board-governed college operating as a comprehensive community institution under the Post-Secondary Learning Act of Alberta.The branch campuses are: Airdrie, Banff, Blairmore, Brooks, Canmore, Cardston, Claresholm, Cochrane, Drumheller, Eden Valley, High River, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Morley, Pincher Creek, Red Deer, Three Hills and Stettler. Bow Valley College is a member of the Alberta Rural Development Network.
BVC offers year-round programs that lead to career certificates and diplomas, as well as adult upgrading and English Language Learning. They also offer career services and specialized services that help newcomers to Canada.
Why Bow Valley College?
1. You can graduate work-ready in one to two years
BVC offers certificate and diploma programs in Administration, Business, Health Care, Human Services, and Justice Studies. Many of our career programs include a work placement to give you hands-on experience and help make sure you're work-ready when you graduate.
2. We are committed to helping you succeed
Excellent, experienced, caring instructors combined with strong student services make for a positive and enriching educational experience.
3. Our graduates get jobs
Even today, 93 per cent of our career program graduates found employment in their chosen fields.
4. We have something for everyone
We offer career certificates and diplomas, academic upgrading, English Language Learning and Continuing Education courses. You can study full time or part time, online and in-class, during the day and during the evening, and at sites throughout south central Alberta.
5. We are diverse
Bow Valley College welcomes students from around the world. We also employ more than 700 full-time, part-time and contract faculty and staff who speak more than 50 languages.
Welcome to English Language Learning at Bow Valley College
Bow Valley College is the largest provider of English language instruction in Alberta, offering a range of full-time and part-time programs from beginner to advanced levels. Our programs help learners to live, study, and work in Canada.
This website will help you to:
- find program information
- learn about a federally funded program called LINC
- prepare to apply for English language classes at Bow Valley College
- find answers to frequently asked questions
You can access information in multiple languages: English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Persian and Urdu.
Come visit us to apply today. It’s time to take the next step on your English learning pathway
Why Study English at Bow Valley College?
When you study English at Bow Valley College, you join a community of people from around the world. As the largest language provider in Alberta, we are a recognized leader in English language learning.
Our programs help you develop the language and intercultural skills that you need to achieve your career and education goals in Canada.
Learners choose Bow Valley College because of our well-respected reputation, welcoming community, and our highly qualified instructors and staff.
Bow Valley College is a great place to learn English. Just ask our learners.
BVC offers certificates and diplomas in a variety of areas including health and business career training, adult upgrading and English as a Second Language.
In May 2013, BVC unveiled its new South Campus building on 6th Avenue. The South Campus building hosts the Calgary operations of Athabasca University, Olds College, and the University of Lethbridge.