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Most Vancouver Premier College Diploma Programs have common admission requirements. The exception to these common admission standards is the International Hospitality Management Diploma in which the English requirement is less than the standard for other diplomas.

All Diploma Programs

(excluding the International Hospitality Management Diploma)
  1. Be at least 17 years of age
  2. Have graduated from high school or apply as a mature student who did not graduate from high school but is at least 19 years of age
  3. Provide proof of English proficiency

Grade 12 or higher-level English course.

High School English 12: C (or equivalent) from an English-speaking country.

University or College level English course (non‐ESL): C from an institution where English is the language of instruction.

Proof of four‐year undergraduate degree from a recognized institution where English is the principal language of the country and the language of instruction.

English Language Test (only valid for two years):

TOEFL: 68 iBT (with no individual score less than 16), 190 CBT, or 520 PBT

IELTS: Academic version 6 (with no band test score less than 5.5)

Cambridge International Exam: GCE O level C

TOEIC: 700

LPI: 4

VPC English Proficiency Exam: 75%

Completion of VPC ENGL 099

Completion of AEL/ESL level equivalent to the VPC English Proficiency Exam.

International Hospitality Management Diploma Admission Requirements

  1. Be at least 17 years of age
  2. Have completed Grade 10 or 19 if applying as a mature student
  3. Provide proof of English proficiency
  • Grade 10 or higher-level English course: C+ (or equivalent) from an English speaking country.
  • English Language Test (only valid for two years):

TOEFL: 34 iBT (with no individual score less than 8), 100 CBT, or 410 PBT

IELTS: Academic version 4.5 (with no band test score less than 4)

Cambridge International Exam: GCE O level E

TOEIC: 350

LPI: 2

VPC English Proficiency Exam: 45% (Test fee: $25 CAD)

(The required passing score to enroll in ENGL 098 is 45% -59% and for ENGL 099 is +60%)

Rooms Division Certificate Program Admissions Requirements

  1. Be at least 17 years of age
  2. Have completed Grade 10 or 19 if applying as a mature student
  3. Provide proof of English proficiency
  • Grade 12 or higher-level English course.

      High School English 12: C (or equivalent) from an English-speaking country.

      University or College level English course (non‐ESL): C from an institution where English is the language of instruction.

  • Proof of four‐year undergraduate degree from a recognized institution where English is the principal language of the country and the language of instruction.
  • English Language Test (only valid for two years):

TOEFL: 64 iBT, 180 CBT, or 520 PBT

IELTS: Academic version 5 (with no band test score less than 5)

TOEIC: 500

LPI: 3

VPC English Proficiency Exam: 60% (Test fee: $25 CAD)

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Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 1H2

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