Douglas College

British Columbia - Canada


Founded in 1970, Douglas is a post-secondary institution near Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. We have major campuses in New Westminster and Coquitlam. We also have a Training Centre in Surrey.

Douglas offers Bachelor's degrees and general university arts and science courses, as well as career programs in health care, human services (Child, Family and Community Studies), business, and creative arts.


Every year, about 14,000 students take for-credit courses at Douglas, while a further 12,000 take short-term, non-credit courses for career or personal development.

Douglas is also a popular choice for international students- every year, Douglas welcomes more than 1,000 students from China, South Korea, Japan and many other countries.

Accessibility is a source of pride. This means students with disabilities get the support they need to pursue their educational goals. It also means that Douglas welcomes students who need to upgrade their skills. The College offers upgrading in English and Mathematics, plus learning and study skills.

Faculty and staff

Douglas has 486 faculty members (plus 136 part-time, contract faculty members) who bring academic rigor and real-world experience to the classroom. They are focused on teaching and on helping students reach their academic and career goals.

Outside the classroom, over 406 staff and administrators help create a friendly, supportive environment.



Business Administration



Hospitality Management

Humanities and Social Sciences






Hospitality Management

Information and Communication Technology


English Requirements


International Entrance Scholarship

Douglas College offers 10 CAD$2,000 entrance scholarships to new international students each year. The entrance scholarship supports students who have proven to be successful in academic studies. Students will be selected based on their academic performance in their secondary school studies and their engagement in their school, community and/or personal development.

Our entrance scholarships are offered in all 3 intake semesters - Fall, Winter and Summer. 

Deadline to submit the application for Fall Semester - Aug. 1

Deadline to submit the application for Winter Semester - Dec. 1

Deadline to submit the application for Summer Semester - Apr. 1

Tution Fee