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Regular deadline to apply for enrolment into regular Academic/Career/ESL programs:
Recommended Application Deadline*
Fall (September – December)
Winter (January – April)
September 30; please see information below
Summer (May – August)
*Please note that due to demand, many programs fill before the official application deadline. We encourage you to apply as early as possible.
Winter 2020 (January) Admissions Update
Applications are no longer being accepted to the majority of our programs for Winter 2020. Please contact Douglas International to confirm a program availability.
We encourage applicants to apply early for Summer 2020 (May) entry. Please visit our How to Apply page for instructions on the application process.
Important Information for Post-Secondary Students Applying from within Canada (currently holding a valid Post-Secondary Study Permit):
We are currently prioritizing applications from students who have not had the opportunity to study at a Canadian institution. As a result, we are not currently accepting applications for Winter 2020 onwards entry from individuals with valid post-secondary study permits.
If you wish to be notified if and when we have seats available, please complete the form at: bit.ly/douglasinternational. Upon completing the form, you will be added to our mailing list and we will contact you if availability opens, with further instructions on how to apply.
**Please note that you do not need to complete this form if you are located outside of Canada and do not have a valid post-secondary study permit. Visit our How to Apply section and follow the necessary steps.
Important: Please do not submit an application online or via email until you have received confirmation from Douglas International that a program has space available for international students. Applications submitted online are automatically charged a $100 application fee. There is no guarantee we will have seats available or that you will be admitted, and once you have submitted the application the $100 application fee is non-refundable.