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Are you an international student from one of our Partner Universities? Come study at BCIT as an Exchange Student! Through exchange, you can study in Vancouver for a semester while taking courses from one of our many business and media programs. If your home university is not one of our partners, please consider the Study Abroad program.

How do I apply?

You must submit your application to your home institution. Contact the International Office at your university for more information.

What can I study?

As an exchange student, you may enroll in courses from one of the following programs:

You must choose courses that are offered in the correct term. Courses in the Fall term (September to December) are Level 1 and 3, while courses in the Winter term (January to May) are Level 2. Please note that Level 3 courses may have prerequisites.

How is student life at BCIT?

You want to find out if BCIT is the right place for you? Check our top reasons to study business at BCIT and read stories from past exchange students to find out all about BCIT and student life in Vancouver.

If you have any questions about the exchange program, you can email sobiep@bcit.ca.

Indicates programs accepting international students.

Business & Media

Accounting, Finance, and Insurance

  1. Accounting
    Bachelor of Accounting Full-time/Part-time
  2. Accounting
    Diploma Full-time
  3. Finance
    Diploma Full-time
  4. Financial Planning
    Diploma Full-time
  5. General Insurance and Risk Management
    Diploma Full-time
  6. Professional Accounting
    Advanced Diploma Full-time/Part-time

Broadcast & Media Communications

  1. Broadcast and Online Journalism
    Diploma Full-time
  2. Radio Arts and Entertainment
    Diploma Full-time
  3. Television & Video Production
    Diploma Full-time

Business Administration

  1. Bachelor of Business Administration
    Bachelor of Business Administration Full-time/Part-time
  2. Business Administration
    Graduate Certificate Full-time
  3. Business Fundamentals
    Associate Certificate Full-time
  4. Business Management (Advanced Placement – Degree/Diploma entry)
    Diploma Full-time
  5. Business Management
    Diploma Full-time
  6. Business Management - Advanced Diploma
    Advanced Diploma Full-time/Part-time
  7. Global Leadership
    Graduate Certificate Full-time
  8. Human Resource Management (Advanced Placement – Degree/Diploma entry)
    Diploma Full-time
  9. Human Resource Management
    Diploma Full-time
  10. Sustainable Business Leadership
    Advanced Diploma Full-time/Part-time

Digital Arts, Media and Design

  1. 3D Modeling, Art and Animation
    Diploma Full-time
  2. Communication Design Essentials
    Certificate Full-time
  3. Digital Design and Development
    Diploma Full-time
  4. Graphic Communications Technology Management
    Diploma Full-time
  5. Graphic Design
    Associate Certificate Full-time/Part-time
  6. New Media Design and Web Development (Certificate - Diploma Pathway)
    Diploma Full-time
  7. New Media Design and Web Development
    Diploma Full-time
  8. Technical Arts
    Advanced Diploma Full-time