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Vanwest college

Address: 1016 Nelson St # 200, Vancouver, BC V6E 1H8, Canada
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Description Vanwest college

  • Year of foundation: 1988
  • Location: Canada, British Columbia - Vancouver and Kelowna
  • Age of students: 18+
  • Type of training: mixed
  • English language.

Vanwest College is a private institution with campuses in Vancouver and Kelowna. By its mission, the college sees the creation of conditions for a high level of education and support for students. Students are expected to have rich and exciting study programs aimed at comprehensive training: the development of communication skills, obtaining relevant knowledge and the necessary skills in order to be in demand in the labor market.

Programs and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Vanwest college

Program name
Date
Age
Cost

Diploma

  • Dates of the beginning: February 25, April 22, June 17, August 12, October 7, December 2
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Cost: from 18820 $ CAD per year.

The Diploma biennial program is focused on the study of fundamental knowledge and the development of skills for the subsequent employment. The course includes current information and real case situations.

Entry requirements:

  • IELTS 5.5
  • The document on secondary education.

Tuition and miscellaneous expenses

Training

18820 $ CAD per year

Registration fee

$ 150

The program is available in the following areas:

  • Marketing
  • Business management
  • Cross-cultural business communications.
Annual
16+
from 210 $CAD / 10 lesson

General English

  • Start dates: every monday
  • Duration: 2 to 72 weeks
  • Age: 13+
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Required language level: from beginner
  • Cost: from 210 $ CAD for 10 lessons.

The course involves a comprehensive study of basic language skills; the program exists in 8 variations - from beginner to advanced level.

  • Weekly progress and knowledge control
  • Qualified teachers
  • The training plan takes into account the requirements and wishes of each student.
  • Thematic lessons aimed at the development of everyday language.
Annual
16+
from 210 $CAD / 10 lesson

English for academic purposes

  • Dates: every monday
  • Duration: 8 weeks
  • Required language level: Intermediate
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Cost: from 210 $ CAD for 10 lessons.

Academic English prepares students who are set to succeed in English-speaking universities. The direction includes a wide list of current exciting topics. The course also provides a solid base of knowledge and language skills for students preparing for the delivery of international language tests IELTS, CAE and BULATS and exists in 4 variations depending on the level of student training.

  • Acquisition of a strong base of knowledge and writing, reading, listening and speaking skills for studying in an academic environment
  • Developing critical thinking skills in English
  • Confident communication
  • Active participation in discussions and presentations
  • Creating projects and carrying out university assignments
  • Focusing on academic skills and time management
  • Adaptation to the new language environment.

English for business

  • Dates: every monday
  • Duration: 8-12 weeks
  • Required language level: Intermediate or Advanced
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Cost: from 210 $ CAD for 10 lessons.

The task of the course is to adapt students to the English-speaking environment, to improve language skills for daily work in the business environment in English. The program is ideal for students and young professionals who are planning to work in business and related fields. Every four weeks, students take a BULATS language test (a well-known test that is considered by a large number of employers). The course exists in 2 variations: BULATS INTERMEDIATE and BULATS ADVANCED.

  • Understanding authentic business case tests
  • Preparation for testing BULATS
  • Improving basic language skills
  • Study of business correspondence and the nuances of negotiation.
Annual
16+
from 210 $CAD / 10 lesson

English for IELTS

  • Dates: every monday
  • Duration: 8-12 weeks
  • Required language level: IELTS 5, 6, and 7.5
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Cost: from 210 $ CAD for 10 lessons.

The training program is available in two versions: IELTS and CAE. IELTS is a widely known language test, both in the academic environment and for possible employment. The course will help to learn all the features of the language exam, learn its structure and master the necessary skills.

Each week, students take verification tests, along with mastering basic language skills and understanding the specifics of the exam, students' self-confidence grows, students begin to understand how to manage time and cope with stress.

  • Learn how to learn and strategically complete tasks
  • Learn basic language test strategies
  • Practice authentic materials.
  • Weekly tests will help to master stress management.
  • Highly qualified teachers are waiting for you.
Annual
16+
from 210 $CAD / 10 lesson

English for and CAE

  • Dates: every monday
  • Duration: 8-12 weeks
  • Required language level: IELTS 5, 6, and 7.5
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Cost: from 210 $ CAD for 10 lessons.

The training program is available in two versions: IELTS and CAE. CAE - for students with a high level of professional and academic English. This test is highly valued by top institutions.

Each week, students take verification tests, along with mastering basic language skills and understanding the specifics of the exam, students' self-confidence grows, students begin to understand how to manage time and cope with stress.

  • Learn how to learn and strategically complete tasks
  • Learn basic language test strategies
  • Practice authentic materials.
  • Weekly tests will help to master stress management.
  • Highly qualified teachers are waiting for you.

UNIVERSITY PATHWAY

  • Required language level: IELTS 5.0 and higher
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Cost: check with managers.

The program is aimed at students from abroad who intend to study at universities in North America (Canada and the United States). The course is aimed at the actualization of language skills and academic knowledge. Students choose several priority disciplines for their future studies, and after a rich academic program they pass difficult exams and receive a prestigious certificate.

Students with high academic performance will be able to enroll in a college partner university without additional entrance examinations:

  • Lakehead university
  • Fairleigh dickinson university vancouver
  • Yukon college
  • College of New Caledonia
  • University of waterloo
  • Washington State University, Tri-cities
  • University of regina
  • University of Prince Edward Island.

Accommodation and food

Student residences are located in downtown Vancouver. Accommodation in the residence will allow you to get acquainted with representatives of different nationalities and be constantly in the student environment. In walking distance to restaurants, shopping center, cinema and public transport.

Accommodation options and cost

Vancouver

Single room with bathroom

$ 385 CAD per week

Single room with shared bathroom

$ 260 CAD per week

Double room with shared bathroom

$ 200 CAD per week

Kelowna

Single room with shared bathroom

$ 230 CAD per week

Accommodation in a host family in a single room and three meals a day

$ 240 CAD per week

Events Vanwest college

A rich student life awaits you on the college campus: festivals, concerts, visits to art objects, exhibitions. The college regularly hosts master classes of invited specialists, creative evenings, interest clubs and sports clubs.

Advantages

  • Professional teaching staff - qualified teachers possess a great store of knowledge and experience.
  • Successful implementation oriented learning - all programs are aimed at improving student competitiveness
  • Academic student support - students get enough attention to track progress and develop personal qualities
  • College education will allow you to achieve your goals - it does not matter whether you are studying on a professional program or a language program.
  • The college has a well-deserved excellent reputation for the quality of education, student satisfaction and the implementation of graduates.

Equipment Vanwest college

The campus in Vancouver is located in the heart of the city and has the following infrastructure:

  • 17 classrooms
  • Computer lab
  • Student patio
  • BULATS Testing Center.

Kelowna’s campus is located in a beautiful area and is an ideal base for exploring Canadian culture. A modern campus is within walking distance of public transport.

  • 9 classrooms
  • Computer lab
  • Student patio.

Term dates and fees

Diploma

7 000-18200 $ CAD per year

Language classes

From $ 200 CAD for 10 lessons

From $ 300 CAD for 20 lessons

From 325 $ CAD for 25 lessons

From $ 355 CAD for 30 lessons

Additionally, each semester is paid:

  • Medical insurance $ 813 CAD
  • Transfer
  • Registration fee.

Entry requirements and extra fees how to apply, what is required to enrol

Required documents, depending on the type of institution:

camp / language school
  • copy of 1 page
  • certificate of language proficiency (if any)
private school, boardinghouse
  • copy of the 1 Pages of the passport
  • certificate of language proficiency
  • school report card with grades for the last 2-4 years (depending on the school)
  • school registration form
  • recommendation letters from Teachers of foreign languages, mathematics and a class teacher. Additionally, an educational institution may request a recommendation from the principal
  • Testing for knowledge of mathematics, language, other subjects
  • Interview with a representative of the school (possibly in person or by Skype)
  • Literacy, awards, student personal achievements (if any)
  • motivation letter (not for all schools)
  • passport size photo (depending on the school from 1 to 12 pcs)
  • medical certificate of the general health of the child , Discharge of vaccinations
  • birth certificate of the schoolboy (s)
university
  • copy of the page 1 passport of the passport
  • certificate of language proficiency
  • school certificate for the bachelor, diploma of Higher education for the master
  • letters of recommendation from teachers of foreign languages, mathematics and the class teacher. Additionally, an educational institution may request a recommendation from the principal / dean
  • certificates, awards, personal achievements of the student (if any)
  • motivation letter / personal statement
  • interview with a representative of the institution


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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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