LaSalle College: Canada's Renowned Fashion School, Promoting Inventiveness And Creativity

By Myrianne Collin, General Director
Myrianne Collin,General Director

Myrianne Collin

General Director

As a trailblazer of the art of learning, LaSalle College is the most important fashion school in Canada where students experience creativity daily. Member of the LCI Education network, LaSalle College Montréal is a post-secondary education establishment whose mission is to offer a superior education in keeping with labour-market needs, self-actualization and globalization.

A true creative ecosystem, LaSalle College promotes the very nature of creativity-based programs, the activities on offer or the visual elegance of the facilities, the school does all that it can to promote inventiveness and creativity. An online training pioneer in Québec, LaSalle College was the first in the city to integrate virtual reality into its courses. Implementing premium and novel techniques to ensure optimum education, LaSalle College stands out for its cutting-edge collaborative classrooms and its technical clothing laboratory, the Techno-Espace.

Contemporary Programs to Promote Entrepreneur-ship and Innovation
LaSalle College counts five specialty schools with over 60 programs: Fashion, Arts and Design; Hotel Management and Tourism; Business and Technologies; Humanities and Social Sciences based on creativity, entrepreneurship, innovation and openness to the world at the heart of its educational plan. Counted as one of the most premium fashion schools in Canada, the International School of Fashion, Arts and Design is equipped with qualified teachers who work in the fashion industry to assist students with new trends and express their creativity.

“The International School of Business and Technologies is a CISCO leader in Québec, owing to our high-quality technical instruction is designed to train IT entrepreneurs and specialists. Our novel VFX & Game Design programs will allow students to secure a choice position in the growing video game industry and gain all of the skills they need to become a video game programmer, character or environment animator, modeler, 3D artist, special effects technician or video game level designer.
The School of Social Sciences and Education offers programs in special care counselling and early childhood education, benefiting students with practice-oriented teaching through workshops, laboratories and internships” states Myrianne Collin, LaSalle College General Director. With a focus on the professional world, the hotel management, tourism and Restauration programs provide enriching experiences, allowing students to apply what they learn in their training through the teaching restaurant La Classe, and take part in international internships.

A renowned leader in the field of digital arts, the computer labs and video editing classrooms of LaSalle College are equipped with industry-standard computers and software as well as its photo studio, prepare students for the technical demands of the job market. The pre-university DEC programs in Arts, Literature and Communication are designed for those who want to live the experience of artistic creation or media production while enriching their general culture to better understand and appreciate the different media.

“The largest private bilingual college in North America, LaSalle College has built an international reputation to match the scale of its ambitions”

True to its founder’s values, LaSalle College places entrepreneurship at the heart of its mission as each of its programs helps students develop their entrepreneurial spirit. LaSalle College is true to its principle of innovation by offering different ways of learning to enable students to get the full LaSalle College experience, both on campus and remotely. “Students not only have access to specialist equipment and facilities (photo studio, Techno-Espace, 3D printer, collaborative classes, and more) to produce successful creative projects but through their training, students are encouraged to develop intellectual curiosity, ethics, rigor and leadership skills.

Students and graduates have exclusive access to Portfolios, a social platform that showcases their accomplishments, their expertise and their creativity. Many activities, clubs, competitions and conferences are available to help students to reach their full potential and brilliantly over-come the challenges of today’s world. We are dedicated to mentoring to help students on all programs to get started in the business by working on their ability to manage risks, solve problems
and make decisions,” quotes Myrianne Collin.

Home to International Diversity
For students from India who pursue their studies at LaSalle College in Montréal there are several popular choices especially in Business Management and Computer Sciences. The International School of Business and Technologies of LaSalle College Montreal is proud to expand its offer by launching 4 new intensive AEC programs: Business Management and Accounting and Management Technology and Transportation Logistics and Network Management (Cisco and Microsoft).

The new programs, offered in English only, will open for the Fall 2021 semester (August) and are designed to meet the specific needs of international students. The largest private bilingual college in North America, LaSalle College has built an international reputation to match the scale of its ambitions. Today, the school’s population includes almost 40% international students coming from more than 110 different countries. This unique, multicultural setting allows all students to develop into citizens of the world and to open up to cultural, social and economic diversity in the modern world.

“LaSalle College is a member of the LCI Education network. Present on 5 continents, the LCI Education network consists of 23 select higher education institutions”

LaSalle College is a member of the LCI Education net-work. Present on 5 continents, the LCI Education network consists of 23 select higher education institutions, and some 3,000 employees offering instruction to over 17,000 students throughout the world each year. Since its modest beginnings in 1959, LaSalle College has continually positioned itself at the forefront of education, training the generation that will shape tomorrow’s world. Starting with 12 students in 1959, the College passed the 1000-student mark in 1979 and reached 4000 students in 2021. LaSalle College recently celebrated over 60 years of innovation, entrepreneurship and openness to the world!

Myrianne Collin, General Director
A role model leader with 20 years of experience in management of upper tier companies. Myrianne’s vision has brought people together and she has worked with innovative strategies.

Myrianne is helping in the development of students’ skills for academic excellence