Alexander College - Vancouver

Vancouver, British Columbia | Private University | Established 2006

About us

Alexander College is a private post-secondary institution serving approximately 2,000 students each year. Established in 2006 under the British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education, Alexander College consists of two urban campuses located in Burnaby and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Alexander College offers a variety of undergraduate degree and transfer programs including University Transfer, Associate of Arts degree and Associate of Science degree. An integrated English for Academic Purposes program is also available to assist non-native English speakers with their transition to university level studies in the English language.

Alexander College helps young people benefit from participating in the higher education community. The school provides the first two years of university study leading to an Associate degree and university transfer in a student-centered and supportive environment. Alexander College aims to provide a serious and supportive learning environment where students with a variety of cultural backgrounds and language abilities can begin university study, while simultaneously improving their English-language skills. Alexander College also fosters individual growth and development by supporting each student’s academic achievement and involvement in the community life of the College.

Why Alexander College

Location: Alexander College’s Vancouver Campus is located in the centre of downtown Vancouver on the corner of Seymour and Hastings Street. The campus is found just steps away from the major shopping and entertainment districts, as well as major tourist attractions and the Vancouver waterfront. The Vancouver campus also features large classrooms, a science laboratory, a Writing and Learning Centre, a library, and a bookstore.

Enhanced Teaching Environment: Students will get to learn from well qualified, fully engaged staff and instructors available to provide student-centered support. Students will also benefit from small class sizes, with limits set at 35 students or less for all subjects.

Supportive Learning Environment: Alexander College offers full transferable courses within the BC Transfer System to colleges and universities within BC. Free tutoring is available for all courses, and students can access personalized academic planning, advising services and individualized support in the Writing and Learning Centre.

Extracurricular Activities: At Alexander College, students can run their very own club or initiative. There is a wide variety of inclusive and interactive clubs, events, and indoor/outdoor activities that are organized and run exclusively by students, for the students. 


Courses Duration 1st Year Tuition Fees
Associate of Arts 2 Year CAD 17,400
Associate of Science 2 Year CAD 17,400
Associate of Arts - Business 2 Year CAD 18,560
Associate of Arts - Economics 2 Year CAD 17,400
Associate of Arts - Psychology 2 Year CAD 17,400
Associate of Arts - Sociology 2 Year CAD 17,400

Admission Requirements


Passport [Front & Back Pages]

Birth Certificate

School Leaving Certificate

10th & 12th/Equivalent Educational Marksheets with transcripts. if any

English Proficiency Test Result

Passport Size Photograph

Intake Season & Deadlines

Fall Intake - September - Universities offers all the Courses to International students.

Winter Intake - January - Many Courses for students who missed fall intake.

Summer - April - Not all Universities offer courses in Spring Intake.

Courses Exams
Associate's Degree

Min TOEFL iBT: 80 (Min Reading: 19.0, Min Writing: 19.0, Min Listening: 18.0, Min Speaking: 18.0)

Min IELTS overall: 6 (Min Reading: 6.0, Min Writing: 6.0, Min Listening: 6.0, Min Speaking: 6.0)

Min Duolingo English Test Score: 105

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