Douglas College is one of the large public degree granting colleges in Western Canada with 15,000 students including to 3400 international students from 83 countries. As an applied academic institution, Douglas College combines the academic foundations of a University with the employer-ready skills of a college. At Douglas, you will receive the best of both worlds: a deep, well-rounded education and the applied, real-work skills necessary to achieve academic and career success.
Both New Westminster and Coquitlam campuses are steps away from the skytrain stations and are within 30 minutes of commute from almost anywhere in Metro Vancouver. Douglas College offers many program choices to our International students from English upgrading, University Transfer, Associate degrees, Diplomas, Applied Bachelor degrees to Post-Degree/Baccalaureate Diploma programs. International students graduating from our programs are eligible for up to 3 years of Canadian Post Graduate work permit.