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Bow Valley College

Address: 345 6 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 4V1, Canada

Description Bow Valley College

  • Established: 1965
  • Type: higher education institution
  • Location: Calgary, Canada
  • Number of students: 15,000
  • Language of instruction: English.

Bow Valley College (BVC) was founded in 1965 in Canada and is the largest college in the province of Alberta. BVC offers year-round courses for obtaining a professional certificate and diploma programs in 4 leading areas:

  • Business
  • Health
  • Service sector and social sphere
  • Justice.

With an emphasis on applied, results-oriented training, BVC students acquire technical skills, interpersonal skills and discipline in order to be productive and adaptive in the industry, to participate in society.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Bow Valley College

Program name
from 15 000 $CAD / year


  • Dates: year-round
  • Duration: 1 year.

The college offers professional certification courses in the following areas:

  • Social Services and Healthcare Management
  • Business administration
  • Human capital
  • Child Care & Early Learning
  • Health care, etc.


  • Dates: year-round
  • Duration: 2 years.

College degree programs are presented in the following areas:

  • Business administration
  • Justice
  • Child Care & Early Learning
  • Social work
  • Nursing, etc.
from 4 583 $CAD / semester

English Language Learning Program (ELL)

  • Dates: year-round
  • Duration: 15 weeks
  • Tuition: + training materials 50 $ CAD-100 $ CAD.

The ELL educational program is designed to improve the spoken and written language of students whose mother tongue is not English. The learning process is designed so that students develop their skills in 4 main areas of the language (writing, reading, listening and speaking). Students of the program actively participate in the discussion of relevant topics and thematic events.


  • 93% of graduates find work by profession within 6 months after graduation
  • In 2013, the college publicly announced its Quest for Best campaign to raise $ 20,000,000. With generous support from the school community, the BVC exceeded the target and raised over $ 21,000,000
  • The educational institution offers scholarship programs to foreign students with high academic performance.

Equipment Bow Valley College

BVC is located in the city of Calgary in the province of Canada - Alberta - and includes its own library.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Cost of living in Calgary = $ 1035 CAD-1743 $ CAD / month.

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

Upon admission to the BVC, you must provide:

  • Secondary Education Document
  • English language level IELTS 6.0 / TOEFL 84 and higher, depending on the selected program
  • Official extracts from all previous educational institutions visited by the applicant.

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Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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