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Are you a student from outside Canada and would you like to expand your education by studying one or two semesters abroad? Attend BCIT as a Study Abroad student and enjoy a life-changing experience on Canada’s West Coast!

At the BCIT School of Business you’ll put theory into practice, learn from industry professionals, be part of a vibrant student community and live in one of the best cities in the world.

Study Abroad students can take up to four courses per term from all our different Business and Media programs. This means that you can build a customized curriculum that is tailored specifically to your goals.

Visit the different sections of this program page for information on how to apply, course selection, tuition fees and program details.

For more information, you can read the stories of previous study abroad students, discover the top reasons to study business at BCIT or search #lifeatbcit on Instagram to see what students experience.

Ready to kick-start your career?

Entrance Requirements

Costs & Supplies


As a Study Abroad student you can pick and choose up to four courses from all our different business programs:

BCIT offers daytime classes in the Fall and Winter term, and open enrollment classes year-round in the evenings and on weekends. It is possible to mix daytime and evening classes.

There are two options available:

1. Study Abroad by Design

Choose four courses from one or more program areas. See all courses available to Study Abroad students in the Fall 2021 term (September to December 2021).
Sample of Study Abroad course selection:
Course Number Course Name Credits
BUSA 2905 Managing Conflict in Workplace 3
MKTG 1102 Essentials of Marketing 3
FMGT 1152 Accounting for the Manager 3
ORGB 1100 Organizational Behaviour 3

2. Study Abroad Statement of Completion

Choose four courses from one business program to earn a BCIT Statement of Completion. This Study Abroad Statement of Completion list [PDF] provides a sample of available options.

Record your selected courses in order of preference in the Study Abroad Course Selection Form [PDF] when you submit your application. Please note that the course offerings are subject to change and that you will acquire credits, but not a BCIT degree.

If you need assistance with your course selection, you can e-mail

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