Langara is known as one of Canada’s premier University Transfer colleges. They offer university, career, and English as a Second Language (ESL) programs that focus on helping students develop strong academic skills and achieve their desired qualifications quickly.




  • 90+ programs and more than 1,000 courses to choose from
  • LEAP – one of Canada’s best ESL programs
  • Lower tuition rates than university
  • University Quality Alliance program
  • Outstanding student support services
  • Opportunities for hands-on industry experience as well as off-campus and post-graduate work permits
  • Smaller classes where students get individual attention


What's New

Semester Application Deadline
Fall Semester (September to December) Application Deadline: April 30
Document Deadline: May 31
Spring Semester (January to April) October 15
Summer Semester (May to August) February 15

Key Point

  • Key Point 1
    University Transfer Courses
  • Key Point 2
    English for academic purpose with pathway for Langara Courses
  • Key Point 3
    Diplomas and Certificate Courses which allow students for Post Graduate Work Permit


Arts and Science University Transfer Studies (UT)

Students can take courses for credit at Langara that “transfers” to top universities in Canada and around the world. Many students choose to study for their first year or two at Langara before moving on to a university to finish their bachelor’s degree, in order to take advantage of Langara’s small class sizes and excellent instruction. Students in UT often complete Associate Degrees (the first two years of a bachelor’s degree) while at Langara.

Career Studies and Limited Enrolment Programs

International students seeking practical training to enter the job market can take advantage of hands-on experience through many of Langara’s career programs. These programs lead to diplomas or certificates that open the doors to industry for our students.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Langara offers several ESL training options, including the highly regarded LEAP (Langara English for Academic Purposes) Program. LEAP helps many students achieve the English language skills necessary to study at a Canadian post-secondary institution.

Access Langara

Access Langara is a transition program that supports international students who are ready to make the move into university studies by offering enhanced instruction in English language and composition.

Continuing Studies

Langara also offers a rich and diverse set of programs to support lifelong learning through it’s extensive Continuing Studies program.

Post-Baccalaureate Studies

Langara offers several exciting Post-Degree Diploma and Post-Degree Certificate Programs aimed at students who hold a bachelor’s degree and are looking to supplement their education with a professional Canadian qualification. They are:

Post-Degree Diploma in Business Administration
Post-Degree Diploma in Marketing Management
Post-Degree Diploma in Nursing Practice in Canada
Post-Degree Diploma in Applied Urban Planning
Post-Degree Certificate in Journalism

School Overview

Foundation: Since 1965
 Students: 21000/Year
 Nationality Ratio (2014 rates): China 46%
Hong Kong  2%
Korea 5%
Japan 4%
Taiwan  2%
SE Asia/S. Pacific 3%
Indonesia 2%
India 13%
Middle East 1%
Europe 3%
USA/Mexico 1%
Central/S. America 4%
Other 2%

 Address: 100 West 49th Avenue, Vancouver, BC Canada V5Y 2Z6
 Phone: + 1.604.323.5023

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100 West 49th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Y 2Z6, Canada, 49.2247585, -123.10771510000001