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North Island College (NIC) is a community college located primarily on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. NIC facilities include four campuses and three centres serving a population of 157,000 and a geographic region of 80,000 square kilometers.

 The largest campus is in the Comox Valley, at 2300 Ryan Road in Courtenay, but there are also campuses in Campbell River, Port Alberni and Port Hardy. A centre is also located in Ucluelet and there are two vocational centres: Tebo Vocational Centre in Port Alberni and Vigar Road Vocational Centre in Campbell River.

Mission of North Island College is committed to meeting the education and training needs of adults within its service region by: providing high quality, affordable higher education and skills training, collaborating with  partners to create pathways to learning, and empowering individuals to achieve their full potential. NIC offers more than 900 courses and 70 credit programs.

Students may access a broad range of learning opportunities including: college preparatory, academic/university transfer, Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees, Post Degree Diplomas, vocational and trades training programs. Students can expect small classes of typically no more than 35, advising and consulting support, the latest in technology and web based options, on-site library, bookstore and cafeteria facilities at the main campuses and student council, student recreation and other clubs to get involved in the college and community.

 

 

The Overall IELTS requirement is 6.0 Bands with no less than 5.5 Bands, the requirement stands the same for PG Programs also.

Undergraduate Programs

      Transcript for 10 plus 2 or final 2 years of study at high school level;

 • higher secondary school certificate awarded on completion of Standard XII – Senior School Certificate/Indian School Certificate/ Higher Secondary Certificate; or International GCE exams at Ordinary and Advanced levels

Post-degree/post-graduate Degree Programs

Transcript for 10 plus 2 or final 2 years of study at high school level;

• higher secondary school certificate awarded on completion of Standard XII – Senior School Certificate/Indian School Certificate/ Higher Secondary Certificate; or International GCE exams at Ordinary and Advanced levels

• detailed undergraduate degree transcript for all years;

 o Business - min. overall score of 60% or higher

o Tourism & Hospitality - min. overall score of 50% or higher

• proof of graduation – degree

Additional documents may be required dependent upon the program applied for

University Transfer

Arts & Sciences

•             Engineering Foundations Certificate

•             Criminology Diploma

•             Associate of Arts Degree

•             Associate of Science Degree

•             University Studies

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Business

•             VIU MBA/MScIB Guaranteed Admission

•             Business Administration Certificate

•             Business Administration Diploma

•             Bachelor of Business Administration Degree, Accounting Major

•             Bachelor of Business Administration Degree, General Management Major

•             Bachelor of Business Administration Degree, Marketing Major

•             Business Administration Post Degree Diploma

•             Business Administration Post Degree Diploma - Global Business Management

•             Business Administration Post Degree Diploma - Pre-Professional Accountant

Fine Arts & Design

•             Metal Jewellery Design Certificate

•             Professional Potter Advanced Diploma

•             Fine Arts Diploma

Interactive Media

•             Web Design - Interactive Media Certificate

•             Mobile Application Development Certificate

•             Web and Mobile Application Development - Interactive Media Diploma

•             Communication Design - Interactive Media Diploma

•             Advanced Communication and Interactive Design - Interactive Media Diploma

Community Care

•             Early Childhood Care & Education Certificate

Human Services

•             Human Services Certificate - Educational Assistant / Community Support

•             Human Services Certificate - Educational Assistant / Community Support, Indigenous Focus

•             Human Services Diploma

•             Social Service Diploma

Tourism & Hospitality

•             Adventure Guiding Certificate

•             Professional Cook (Culinary Arts)

•             Tourism & Hospitality Management Certificate

•             Tourism & Hospitality Management Diploma

•             Global Tourism & Hospitality Management Advanced Certificate

•             Global Tourism & Hospitality Management Advanced Diploma

Trades & Technology

•             Automotive Service Technician Foundation Harmonized Certificate

•             Carpentry Foundation Harmonized Certificate

•             Aircraft Sheet Metal Manufacturing Technician

•             Aircraft Structures Technician (AME-S)

•             Electrical Foundation

•             Electronics Technician Core Certificate

•             Heavy Mechanical Foundation

•             Industrial Automation Technician Diploma

•             Joinery/Cabinetmaking Foundation

•             Metal Fabrication Foundation

•             Plumbing & Piping Foundation

Apprenticeship Training

•             Carpentry Apprenticeship Harmonized

•             Professional Cook (Culinary Arts)

Upgrading

•             Adult Basic Education

•             BC Adult Graduation Diploma

•             Academic English Language Program

 

Find a great place to live through the  Off-Campus Student Housing Service.

Students can browse apartments and houses for rent, post a personal profile and hunt for roommates. Information is reviewed and posted daily, so you know your housing information is always up-to-date.

General listings are also available through local newspapers.

NIC campuses are located in the heart of each community, making it convenient for students to arrive by bicycle, bus, or carpool with classmates. Plus, secure, affordable housing options are available off campus, throughout the community.

 

Scholarships

North Island College Foundation scholarship and bursary program, offers the Foundation Awards of more than $200,000 to students requiring financial assistance as well as recognizes students who achieve academic excellence & deadline for the same is 30th April of every year.

Every academic year, 2 prestigious Medal Awards are given to exceptional NIC students with the highest academic standing in a University Studies program. No application is required for the same.

The Lieutenant-Governor's Silver Medal is awarded to students in vocational or career programs less than 2 years long who have excelled in their studies and have contributed in a positive way to the life of the college or of the community & deadline for the same is 15th April of every year.

NIC offers entrance awards for applicants with high levels of English language proficiency. All applicants are automatically reviewed for this award, therefore no award application is required. Students in receipt of this award will be notified upon enrollment.

 

 

 


Quick Facts


INSTITUTION TYPEPublic Post Secondary Community College

FOUNDING YEAR1975

CAMPUSURBAN/ SUBURBAN

FEES

Fees range around 12,730 CAD per year. .There may be additional costs for International Students.

COST OF LIVING

Students can expect to budget approximately $1,000 per month for ALL living costs. In addition to your tuition fees, the cost of living will depend on your personal circumstances.

UNIVERSITY WEBSITE

http://www.nic.bc.ca


RANKING OF UNIVERSITIES


World Ranking                     :         6646

Country Rank                       :         107

Presence                               :         10905

Impact                                   :         5802

Openness                              :          7386

Excellence                             :          5789


MAP ADDRESS


Comox Valley Campus - Courtenay, 2300 Ryan Road, Courtenay, British Columbia (BC), Canada, V9N 8N6

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