English Requirements

If you plan to study at BCIT, you'll need to meet our English-proficiency standards. There are two ways to meet the requirements:

1. Complete both of the following:

An English 12 course or equivalent at the specified level for your program (for proficiency in reading and writing).

Two years of full-time education in English in an English-speaking country (for proficiency in speaking and listening).

2. Demonstrate proficiency in reading, writing, speaking and listening:

You can do this by completing courses or assessments including ISEP, PELD, TOEFL, or IELTS.

Find out more about BCIT's English requirements and how to meet them.

Note: Entrance requirements at BCIT are program specific. Be sure to check your program entrance requirements for the level of English required.