VanWest College
VanWest College is a private Canadian college that has a wide variety of English as a Second
Language programs, as well as career training programs, many with options of having full time paid
working experience while completing the certificate or diploma.
VanWest College has two campuses in Canada, one in Vancouver and one in Kelowna. The campus
in Vancouver is located in Downtown, really close to tourist attractions and very well connected via
public transportation and very convenient for international students new to the city. The Kelowna campus
is at walking distance from the Okanagan Lake, the heart of the beautiful Okanagan Valley.
With these two campuses, students can choose between the multicultural and diverse city of
Vancouver and the city of Kelowna, a great mix of urban and rural. The campus in Kelowna is great
for improving dramatically your English level as most of the population only speaks English. You also
have the option of starting in one campus and then transferring to the other, so you can have both
VanWest College also has great partnerships with recognized colleges and universities in Canada
and United States so you can start with VanWest College and then continue with your undergraduate
program with universities in Texas and Washington State in United States, or in Ontario and
Saskatchewan in Canada.
ESL programs
 General English
 English for Academic Purposes
 English for Exam Preparation (IELTS, Cambridge Advanced English)
 English for Business and Workplace (BULATS)
 University & College Pathways
 Customized courses (English for Families, English for Youth Group, etc.)
 Commerce & Marketing Co-op Diploma
 Business Management Co-op Diploma
 Cross-Cultural Business Communication Certificate or Diploma
 Professional Customer Service Co-op Certificate
What makes them unique?
 VanWest College is the only official BULATS test provider in Canada
 They have campuses in Vancouver and Kelowna
 On campus co-op coordinator that guarantees paid co-ops for all the students
 Partners with recognized colleges and universities in Canada and United States
More information
200-1060 Nelson St
Vancouver, BC V6E 1H8