International Students

Each year, Douglas College serves more than 1,000 international students from over 60 countries. With two campuses in the Vancouver area, Douglas College is one of the largest public colleges in Canada that grants four-year degrees.

As an international student at Douglas College, you can complete a four-year bachelor’s degree, a two-year diploma or associate degree, or a one-year certificate in arts, sciences, business, performing arts and more. Or take our University Transfer program, where after two years at Douglas you can transfer to a top-ranked public university in Canada and complete your bachelor’s degree.

Why study at Douglas College?

  • 500 courses that transfer to university
  • High-quality education (a given as many of our classes transfer directly to some of the top-ranked universities in the world)
  • Small class sizes (max. 35 students in a class)
  • Smooth transition from English Language Learning and Acquisition courses to further studies
  • Easy access. Reach our New Westminster Campus by SkyTrain and our Coquitlam Campus by bus from almost anywhere in the Vancouver area
  • Big savings in tuition. Save roughly $16,500 by taking your first two years at Douglas before transferring to university

University partners

Every year, close to 1,000 Douglas students transfer to top universities across Canada. Find out more about our University Transfer program and University pathways

What will it cost?

Visit our Fees and related information pages for information on tuition and other fees. 


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