Choosing the right college in Canada is a big decision and important investment in your future. Vancouver Community College has been providing high quality programs to Canadian and international students for 50 years. VCC's highly qualified faculty and dedicated team of support staff are committed to helping international students achieve their educational and career goals.
Benefits of studying at VCC:
For 50 years, VCC has played a key role in helping industry meet its needs for highly skilled employees. Our graduate placement rates are among the highest in the province.
Data extracted from a 5-year average (2007-2011) B.C. Diploma, Associate Degree and Certificate Student Outcomes, a survey conducted annually in coordination with the B.C. Ministry of Advanced Education and Labour Market Development.
*of those currently employed
VCC has the career program that is right for you. VCC has played a key role in helping industry meet today's need for highly-skilled employees. Most of VCC's programs integrate classroom learning and practical training to prepare students for employment. Our graduates have one of the highest succcess rates for finding jobs in B.C. International students in full-time career programs are eligible for the following work in Canada:
International students are eligible to work part-time, up to 20 hours per week during their studies, and full-time during program breaks if enrolled full-time in a VCC certificate, diploma or degree program that is six months or longer.
International students will be eligible to apply for PGWP after completing a full time certificate, diploma or degree program of 8 months or longer. For details, visit the Canadian Citizenship & Immigration at www.cic.gc.ca.