Consistently named as one of the top five worldwide cities for premium living standards and quality life, Vancouver has the highest population density in Canada. A scientifically and scholastically advanced 21st-century metropolitan, Vancouver is home to the LaSalle College Vancouver which offers highcaliber, hands-on training from expert educators in a state-of-the-art learning center in a convenient location. Standing out as a post-secondary career college in Canada for promoting creativity, LaSalle College Vancouver (LCV) was established with a mission to offer quality creative arts education that is comprehensive, current with labour market needs and encourages self-actualization within a global context. Located in 80,000 square feet building in beautiful Vancouver, LCV delivers programs with credentials ranging from Bachelor’s degrees, Associate degrees, Diploma’s and Certificates and has been consistently named one of the top 10 undergraduate schools for video game design by the Princeton Review. LaSalle College Vancouver prides it-self on small class size, a friendly environment, hands-on delivery, and excellent industry-experienced instructors. The goal of LCV is to provide excellence in knowledge building and skill development and to assist its students in achieving their career goals in a professional, stimulating, and friendly environment.
“The goal of LCV is to provide excellence in knowledge building and skill development and to assist its students in achieving their career goals in a professional, stimulating, and friendly environment”
A Bouquet of Achievements
LaSalle College Vancouver (LCV) opened its doors in 1998 as an English as second language school (ESL). In 2002, the school began to focus and expand on design-based programs such in Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising, Artistic Make-up, Interior Design, Jewellery Design, Graphic Design, and 2D/3D Animation as well as online training programs in Interior Design, Fashion Marketing, Video Game 3D Modelling, and Administrative Assistant. On February 1, 2017, LCI Education Network, of which LaSalle College Vancouver (LCV) is a member, acquired The Art Institute of Vancouver an award-winning higher education provider. Since then, the college has grown into an award-winning higher education provider offering an array of exciting applied arts programs in diverse fields such as VFX for Film and Television, Video Game Programming, Digital Film & Video, Game Art & Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Fashion, Culinary Arts, just to name a few.
“Our practical approach to education has help eden sure our students are industry-ready when they graduate and able to seamlessly enter into a rewarding career”
Fostering the Future Talents
LaSalle College Vancouver is proud to host impeccable talents across the nooks and corners of the world who have chosen the institution as a study destination and nurtures them prolifically to meet the dynamic new-age demands. “To help our students a successful transition into a new culture, our Student Services department is available to assist them with housing, medical insurance, and campus resources. International students will find opportunities to take part in social activities with other international students and Canadian students as well. International students will find many opportunities to learn about Canadian culture and introduce their own culture to Canadian students. Foreign students culturally enrich our classrooms and their knowledge and attitudes are very welcome in our schools. All students attend new student orientation to aid in the integration process. Students have access to counsellors and tutors to help them at every step of the way,” adheres Dr. Jason Dewling, President.
A premium Destination for International Students
For students from India who pursue their studies at La-Salle College Vancouver there are several popular choices including Diploma in Hospitality and Restaurant Management. For those interested in a Bachelor’s Degree, there are many popular options as well which comprises of Bachelor of Science in Game Programming, Bachelor of Applied Design in Graphic Design, Bachelor of Design in Interior Design, Bachelor of Design in Fashion Design and Associate of Arts Degree. Explaining the opportunities bestowed by LaSalle College Vancouver for international and Indian students, Dr. Jason Dewling states, “Our scholarships recognize and support students who excel academically, athletically, or creatively by providing up to 50% of their tuition. International students are able to ap-ply for several scholarships. These include Talent Scholar-ships and Academic Excellence Awards. Within several of our programs, we offer internships or co-op programs. These include our Bachelor of Design in Fashion Design and Bachelor of Applied Design in Interior Design. We also offer Co-op programs in Culinary Arts and Fashion Design.”
LaSalle College Vancouver is designated by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education of British Columbia and is registered with the Ministry of Advanced Education, Student Services Branch. Government funding is available to full-time students who qualify. Among the many advantages, students are able to enjoy opportunities to study abroad from one week to one semester at a selection of the net-work’s campuses, including Montreal, Bogota, Istanbul, Jakarta and Barcelona, as the premium institution is also a member of the LCI Education network composed of 23 campuses on 5 continents. “At LaSalle College Vancouver, classes are smaller, which allows students a great deal of one-on-one attention and focus from our world-class educators. In this small-class format, our teachers can spend more time meeting the needs of each student and ensure that they are more motivated and engaged in their studies. Our practical approach to education has helped ensure our students are industry-ready when they graduate and able to seamlessly enter into a rewarding career. As a testimony to LaSalle College Vancouver’s successful approach to teaching, many of our graduates have gone onto have highly successful, award-winning (including multiple Oscar winners) in their respective fields,” states Dr. Jason Dewling, LaSalle College General President.