Situated in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec, Valleyfield College is an institute of general and vocational education that was founded in 1893 by the efforts of Mr. John H. Sulliven and his advisors. Public teaching at the institute began in 1967 and presently 15 technical and pre-university programs are offered to the aspirants of the institute. With nearly 2300 enrollments every year at this renowned higher education institute of Canada, every student receives a personalized treatment to equip himself for the forthcoming endeavors.
The institute has also incorporated the idea of continuing studies in order to assist adults who want to develop some skill while working. Admissions at Valleyfield College are available for intakes in Fall and Winter semesters. About 71,703 applications from students across the globe seeking to study in Canada were received through SRAM for fall 2019 admission. The students were admitted at a high acceptance rate of nearly 84.6%.
Valleyfield College has received the following rankings on different parameters-
|Type of College||Public|
|Total no. of programs offered||15|
|Total number of staff members||347|
|Total number of seats for students||2,322|
|Season of intake||Winter and Fall|
|Application Fee||85 CAD|
|Room Type||Monthly rate per student|
|Individual studio||453 CAD|
|Two bedroom||381 CAD|
|Three bedroom||325 CAD|
Application Portal: Applicants must submit their online applications at the official website
Application Fee: 30 CAD (domestic), 85 CAD (international)
Basic Admission Requirements
Following documents along with level of education equivalent to Quebec Secondary School Diploma (DES) are mandatory in order to be applicable for admission at Valleyfield College-
The tuition fee at the institute ranges from 12,744 CAD to 19,754 CAD, depending upon the program one is opting for. It is payable in two installments. The living expense in Canada is pretty subjective, but 12,750 CAD can be taken as an estimated yearly amount.
The overall estimate breakdown including all the expenditure comprising cost of living in Canada is stated below-
|Areas of expenditure||Cost per year|
|Quebec Acceptance Certificate||114 CAD|
|Residence permit of Canada||150 CAD+ additional 85 CAD if biometric data is required|
|Health insurance||684 CAD|
|Tuition fees||12,744 CAD-19,754 CAD|
|Related cost||400 CAD|
|Living expenses (food, accommodation, books, etc.)||12,750 CAD|
The institute offers various fellowships and scholarships in Canada for international students. Financial assistance in the form of loans and scholarships offered by organizations, foundations and universities is also available.
A yearly scholarship of a total 40,000 CAD is awarded by Valleyfield College every year. This scholarship is available on multiple levels, for example, entrance to CEGEP, academic success, involvement and commitment, etc.
An individual scholarship of 1,700 CAD is awarded to those who have recently registered for Nursing, Laboratory techniques, analytical chemistry profile, Mechanical engineering techniques, and Computer science techniques, in Industrial Electronics Technology and in some other technical programs. The scholarship is awarded based on prior performance standards of students.
The college offers mainly three types of scholarships-
NOTE-The amounts allocated for these scholarships vary according to the region and length of stay.
Valleyfield College has a huge network of alumni. This network helps in connectivity and expansion for a lifetime.
Valleyfield College organizes multiple training programs such as “Success in Business” 6-day training program in order to equip students for placement activities in the sector. Job offers can also be checked on the Omnivox Portal classified sections or the bulletin board.
Furthermore, the success rate in the placement sector is highest for students from Business Administration and Management fields. Majority of the pass outs are working at CISSS of Monteregie Quest and are highly skilled in the field of Operations.
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Two Bedroom||$3,375 / Year|
|Three Bedroom||$2,880 / Year|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary