Since 1965, Bow Valley College has been a student-centred community college helping students to achieve their career goals. It offers an affordable education with a graduate employment rate of 88%.
Bow Valley College is located in Calgary, Canada. It’s an ethnically diverse urban city close to the country’s famous Rocky Mountains. It has regularly been ranked as one of the most liveable cities in the world (Economist Intelligence Unit). Calgary also offers one of the lowest costs of living among cities in North America. Campus life is vibrant and full of useful facilities and services. High-tech academic equipment supports learning, and the college organizes events to help international students easily settle into student life.
Students from all over the world choose from our first-rate programs to get quality education and work experience that prepare them to be job-ready in one or two years. After graduating, they can choose to enter the workforce or earn a degree through the university transfer scheme.
Study options cover a wide variety of career choices, suited for in-demand industries such as health, business and technology. Non-native English speakers can improve their language skills as part of Calgary’s largest English language learning program. There are more than 90 programs to pick from, where many include invaluable work experience. Program content is designed with input from industry partners, ensuring that students graduate with the skills employers need.
Each year, over 2,350 international students learn at Bow Valley College, where they are strongly supported by the dedicated international support services. There are scholarships available specifically to help eligible international students.