Why is VIC chosen by so many students?!?!
Speaking courses all day
VIC provides Speaking and Pronunciation courses every block, so you can take these courses all day. If you want to improve your speaking and pronunciation skills, THIS IS IT!
Design your own schedule!
All courses are elective and you can change your classes once a week. Therefore, you can design your own schedule to fit your learning needs. Check our course scheduleENGLISH FOR ADULTS Program Detail Start Date
VIC entrance is every Monday
A 1 week break can be taken if you are a registered VIC student for a minimum of 3 months
All classes are small sized (An average of 10 students per class )
VIC classes have an average of 10 students (max. 14 students), so that instructors can provide careful attention to each student.
Friendly and Experienced advisers are available to support you in your first language!
Make more friends and enjoy life in Canada!!
VIC offers several enjoyable activities every month.Activity Gallery
Day trips ( Victoria, Whistler, Seattle), Rocky Mountain tour, camping, river rafting, ski & snowboard tour, NHL hockey, BBQ, kayaking, sports events, indoor rock climbing, boat cruise, beach volleyball, pub night, ice skating, Halloween party, Christmas party, and more. For more infomation, contact our receptionist.
Long break System
If you are a student on a working holiday visa, you can take a long break within one year from the date of registration.
(ex. Register for a 20 week program: first 12 weeks at VIC, vacation for 24 weeks, return to VIC for 8 weeks)
- - Register for : Full time (25 hours / week) for more than 3 months
- - Give 1 month notice before you take a long break
Strict English Policy
You are expected to speak English AT ALL TIMES while at VIC. This includes speaking and listening (ex music)
If you use any language other than English, you will be given the following warnings:
- 1st offense : yellow card
- 2nd offense : one-day suspension
- 3rd offense : one-week suspension
As well, VIC reserves the right to expel you from the college permanently.
More policies below.
VIC Free Seminars
VIC students or alumni students can attend the seminars
Useful information for students on working holiday visa will be provided
The seminars are held once per month on a Friday at 1:00PM
- Job Seminar
- Advice for preparing resumes
- Fixing resumes
- Free printing of resumes and other related documents
- Advice on finding a job
- Learning useful English vocabulary and conversation skills
- Canadian Life Advice Seminar
- About Vancouver in Canada
- How to find an apartment
- Useful English conversation
- How to make an appointment
- Knowledge of law in general
- Information regarding the Residential Tenancy Act
(Solving rental problems)