Mon-Fri 8-17, Sat-Sun 10-16
(UK time)
Currently watching: 3
from $CAD 12000.00
Apply with documents

Capilano University (CapU)

Address: 2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver, BC V7J 3H5, Canada

Description Capilano University (CapU)

  • Year of foundation: 1968
  • Location: Vancouver, Canada
  • Age of students: from 16 years
  • Type of institution: State University
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Type of education: mixed
  • Accommodation: residence.

Capilano University (CapU) - The University of Capilano University - was founded in 1968 as a state college, went through a long and intensive path of development and received university status in 2008. To date, the university is recognized as one of the best in British Columbia, has many awards and high places in the rankings. The university provides professional programs of several levels in various areas.

Today, among almost 8,000 students, you can meet people from any country in the world. The university has a developed partner network among educational institutions, organizations and companies, which allows students to participate in exchange programs, undergo professional internships and internships. The degrees awarded by the university allow foreign participants to gain employment and residence opportunities in the country.

Capilano University (CapU) is suitable for students who want to get a prestigious and high-quality education and strive for a better future!

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Capilano University (CapU)

Program name
Date
Age
Cost

Preparatory program for university entrance

1. Age of participants: from 17 years

2. Duration of studies: from 1 semester

3. Classes start: September

4. Type of training: full-time

5. Level of English: individually

6. Level of education: high school diploma

7. Language of instruction: English.

Preparatory programs for university entrance are intended for applicants whose level of English and academic knowledge are insufficient for direct admission. Programs can be of two types:

  • English language enhancement
  • Improving the level of English + academic training.

The duration and intensity of training depends on the current level of knowledge. Teaching English is conducted by professional teachers who have all the necessary certificates and extensive experience - the lessons are based on working on the main sections of linguistics: grammar and vocabulary, listening, writing and speaking, reading. Much attention is paid to the skills of the academic language, the development of the ability to correctly and accurately express their thoughts and ideas in written and oral form. Classes in subjects are conducted by university professors who provide a high-quality and comprehensive overview of all sections. Students receive assistance in adapting to the way of life and rules of behavior, have a unique opportunity to get acquainted with local laws and traditions. In addition, they become acquainted with the university and the device of the educational system. Upon completion of the language or subject program of preparation and improvement of the level of knowledge, students can enroll in Capilano University (CapU) for the chosen specialty.

Annual
17+
from 12 000 $CAD / year

Certificates

1. Age of participants: from 17 years

2. Duration: 2 semesters

3. Start of classes: January, September

4. Level of English: TOEFL: 83 (internet-based score), 560 (paper-based score) / ELA (English Language Assessment Test): 145 / IELTS 6.5 / CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment Test): 70 / PTE 56

5. Level of education: diploma

6. Language of instruction: English.

Capilano University (CapU) provides students from all over the world to get an education on the standard of the certificate in various areas:

1) Arts and Sciences:

  • Liberal Studies
  • Humanitarian sciences
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)
  • Social sciencies.

2) Business and professional research

  • Business
  • Communications
  • Legal research.

3) Education, health and human development:

  • Academic preparation
  • Health
  • Education and childhood.

4) Fine and applied arts:

  • Design
  • Cinematography
  • Performing arts.

5) Global and public research:

  • Global Management
  • Human kinetics
  • Public administration
  • Management in the field of tourism.

Certificates contain an impressive range of disciplines and subjects, provide extensive knowledge and allow graduates to begin work or professional activities. Also, graduates can always return to the learning process and enroll in the appropriate undergraduate specialty (usually the second year). After completing the course, the student receives an appropriate certificate and may proceed to work or professional activity.

Tuition: from 584 $ CAD / credit.

Programs "Diploma» (Diploma)

1. Age of participants: from 17 years

2. Duration: 4 semesters

3. Start of classes: January, September

4. Level of English:

TOEFL: 83 (internet-based score), 560 (paper-based score) / ELA (English Language Assessment Test): 145 / IELTS 6.5 / CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment Test): 70 / PTE 56

5. Level of education: diploma

6. Language of instruction: English.

Capilano University (CapU) offers students professional and high-quality programs for obtaining the diploma degree in various areas:

  • 2D animation and visual development
  • 3D animation for movies and games
  • Academic studies
  • Accounting
  • Action for scene and screen
  • Arts and Entertainment Management
  • Business management
  • Communication research
  • Community Leadership and Social Change
  • Costumes for stage and screen
  • Digital visual effects
  • Early child care and education
  • Engineering
  • General subjects
  • Human kinetics
  • Jazz
  • Art (cinema, music, musical theater)
  • Office outdoor recreation
  • Lawyer
  • Tourism.

Training continues for 4 semesters (two years): each semester contains a set of compulsory disciplines and subjects that most fully reveal all aspects of the chosen specialty. The great advantage of the programs is that after their graduation, students can begin work or professional activities. Foreign students receive assistance in the process of adaptation and study, language support.

Tuition for the Diploma programs (Diploma): from $ 584 CAD / credit.

Annual
17+
from 18 210 $CAD / year

Associate Programs

1. Age of participants: from 17 years

2. Duration: 2 years (standard program)

3. Start of classes: January, September

4. Level of English:

TOEFL: 83 (internet-based score), 560 (paper-based score) / ELA (English Language Assessment Test): 145 / IELTS 6.5 / CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment Test): 70 / PTE 56

5. Level of education: diploma

6. Language of instruction: English.

Capilano University (CapU) - offers its students the opportunity to obtain an “accociate degree” in one of the following areas:

  • Art
  • Creative writing
  • English
  • Global Management
  • Psychology
  • The science
  • Science (biology).

The standard duration of study is 2 years: each semester contains a complex of disciplines that provide a fundamental level of knowledge and skills. Much attention is paid to the development of practical skills: students test their knowledge in practice, prepare individual and group projects, make reports and reports. The diploma provides an opportunity to find a job and start a professional activity - graduates demonstrate a high level of training and professionalism, and if necessary, you can go back to study and enroll in bachelor specialties in your profile.

Tuition: from 584 $ CAD / credit.

Undergraduate

1. Age of participants: from 17 years

2. Duration: 4 years

3. Start of classes: January, September

4. Level of English: TOEFL: 83 (internet-based score), 560 (paper-based score) / ELA (English Language Assessment Test): 145 / IELTS 6.5 / CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment Test): 70 / PTE 56

5. Level of education: diploma

6. Language of instruction: English.

The undergraduate department of Capilano University (CapU) provides high-quality and popular programs in various areas:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis (Autism)
  • Arts in Humanities
  • Business management
  • Communication research
  • Design in visual communication
  • Early Child Care and Education
  • Legal research
  • Cinematography
  • Jazz (education, performance / composition)
  • Music therapy
  • Performing arts
  • Tourism Management.

Bachelor's programs contain a large number of study areas and give students a high level of knowledge and skills. Each year is divided into semesters, disciplines are assessed in a certain number of credits (credit units). Much attention is paid to the development of critical and analytical thinking skills, practical skills and abilities. Thanks to the developed partner network, students can take part in internships and internships - after completing two courses, students can be transferred to one of the partner universities, including universities in British Columbia:

  • University of Victoria
  • Simon Fraser University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Northern British Columbia.

Due to the high quality of the programs and the professionalism of teachers, university students receive a quality education and the best skills. Graduates with Capilano University (CapU) diplomas are highly valued by employers and successfully realize their potential.

Tuition: from 584 $ CAD / credit.

Accommodation, housing and food

Students are offered several accommodation options:

  • Residence. Students can be accommodated on the campus of the Canada Immersion School (CIS), located just 5 minutes from the educational building. The students are provided with comfortable 2-bed rooms with private bathrooms. The building has laundry facilities, recreation areas, a gym, a canteen, sports facilities.
  • Host family. Perfect for those students who appreciate the comfort of home and seek to get acquainted with the lifestyle and traditions of the country. There is a separate room with a shared or private bathroom, students can enjoy all the benefits at home, spend time with the family, receive help and support from family members.
  • Apartments / flat. If you wish, you can rent a house (alone or jointly) - in the city you can always choose the appropriate option.

All students in residences and families are provided with good nutrition, but when they live in an apartment, meals are organized independently.

Cost of accommodation and meals (per month):

  • Residence: from 430 $ CAD
  • Host family (with meals): from $ 800 CAD
  • Apartment: individually.

Events Capilano University (CapU)

Students lead an active lifestyle, play sports and work, participate in competitions and contests. Sports:

  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Diving
  • Sailing
  • Mountaineering
  • Swimming
  • Skates
  • Horseback riding.

Hobbies, clubs and creativity:

  • Theater and drama
  • Playing musical instruments
  • Musical teams and groups
  • Singing and vocals
  • Dances (various styles)
  • Karaoke
  • Culinary art
  • Yoga
  • Skydiving
  • Whale watching
  • Fitness.

Extracurricular activities and excursions:

  • Holidays and fun on campus
  • City holidays and festivals
  • Concert and musical performances
  • Film screenings and film festivals
  • National parks and nature reserves
  • Trips to Seattle and Victoria
  • A visit to the amusement park
  • Hiking tours and hikes
  • Educational trips
  • Visits to offices and headquarters of companies and organizations.

Advantages

  • Prestigious and famous educational institution
  • A large number of programs at various levels
  • Accreditation of authorities and specialized organizations
  • Foreign student support
  • Employment opportunity after education 
  • Developed partner network of universities and organizations
  • The best equipment and comfortable accommodation.

Equipment Capilano University (CapU)

The university has three campuses, the main of which is located in the northeastern part of Vancouver. Opportunities:

  • Classrooms and lecture halls
  • Administrative rooms and offices
  • Modern multimedia and computer equipment
  • Library centers
  • Creative workshops and studios
  • Musical audiences
  • Video and audio recording studios
  • Computer centers
  • Research laboratories
  • Diagnostic centers
  • Parks and walking areas
  • Dance studio
  • Gyms and grounds
  • Medical Center
  • Dining room and cafe
  • Internet throughout.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Beginning of classes: September, January. The academic year is divided into two main and one additional semester:

  • Autumn: September-December
  • Spring: January-end of April
  • Summer: May-end of August.

Tuition: from 584 $ CAD / credit, from 12000 $ CAD / year. Extra charges:

  • Registration fee
  • Tutorials
  • Transportation costs
  • Deposit confirming a place on the course
  • Service fee
  • Exam Board
  • Tuition deposit
  • Return flight tickets
  • Round trip
  • Mandatory Medical Insurance
  • Personal pocket expenses
  • Visa fees and services, translation and certification of documents
  • Consular fee (paid at the Embassy).

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

For Pathway programs, certificates and diplomas, associate and bachelor:

  • Age: from 17 years old
  • High School Diploma
  • High level of English
  • Interview
  • Motivation letter
  • Portfolio.

 

For masters programs:

  • Age: from 20 years
  • Bachelor's degree
  • High level of English
  • A motivation letter explaining the reasons for admission
  • Interview with a university employee
  • Letters of recommendation
  • The results of specialized tests.

Map, location

Insurance, flights, residence permits, citizenship and other services

Capilano University (CapU) reviews

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.
Similar schools
Callback Free course selection Online consultant