Red River College invites applications in Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer season. The college offers Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Degree courses. Areas of study available are Health Sciences, Business, Intensive English, Hospitality, Skilled Trades, Creative Arts, Community Service and Transportation Technology.
|Application portal||Apply RRC|
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||120 CAD|
|Enrollment (every year)||22,000|
|Mode of Payment||Visa/ Master card Wire/Bank transfer|
|Work Experience||Required for certain advanced diploma Programs|
|Academic programs for International students||60|
Most of the programs in Red River college does not have an application deadline. Students are accepted based on First qualified, first-serve basis. It is recommended to apply at least 6 months before the start of the desired academic program.
Red River College has almost 1400 international students coming from 60 countries. The college offers over 60 programs to international students.
Application Portal - Apply RRC
Application Fee - 120 CAD
Additional requirements -
International Business - Submit a resume.
Some Creative Arts programs - Portfolio (not mandatory at time of application, but required as part of the acceptance process) and participation in a mandatory orientation.
Health Care Aid - Provide proof of current and completed immunizations and testing
Note - Additional requirements vary based on the program chosen
Red River college accepts IELTS Academic, TOEFL and CanTest scores as proofs of English proficiency.
The following table lists the minimum scores required:
|Test||Minimum required score|
Applicants who have not taken any of the above proficiency tests or have scores below the minimum required scores should take the Intensive English for International Students program along with their academic program. The Intensive English program is generally a 4-month long course. However, the course and its duration are unique for each applicant.
Applicant will be placed in the level that best suits his/ her proficiency level. The following table represents a brief idea on levels of study of the IEIS program.
|English proficiency test scores||Course level||Course duration|
|TOEFL below 50|
IELTS below 5.0
IELTS 5.0 -5.5
|Intermediate I||4 months|
|Intermediate II||4 months|
|College readiness||4 months|
Applicants who have not taken any of the proficiency exams will be required to attend an English proficiency test upon arrival at College. The applicant will be placed in the appropriate course level based on the score.
Applicants should apply for the Study permit immediately after the Letter of Acceptance is issued from the college.
To receive the Letter of Acceptance:
On receiving the study permit, the same should be uploaded in the applicant’s online account to notify the College. Notification will be due 30 days prior to the start of the program.
Application Portal: RRS Application portal
Application fee: 120 CAD
The college offers advanced diploma in the field of International Business, Technology Management, Library & Information Technology, Information Security, Computer Graphic and Communication Desing.
An applicant can enrol in Adcanve diploma courses after completing a degree/diploma or Grade 12. The requirements for every course vary. Given below are the specific requirements of some popular Advance Diploma Program.
|Course||Application Deadline||Academic Requirements||Minimum English Language Proficiency|
|Advanced Diploma in International Business||Next available intake: Fall 2020||Proof of successful completion of diploma or degree, CV||TOEFL-iBT: 80,|
CanTest : 4.5
|Advanced Diploma in Graphic Design||Next available intake: Fall 2020||Proof of Successful completion of: RRC’s graphic design program or|
an equivalent program from a recognized school of design Portfolio of Artwork
|TOEFL- iBT - 80,|
IELTS - 6.5
CanTest - 4.5
|Advanced Diploma in 3D computer graphics||Next available intake: Fall 2019||Portfolio( should contain 8 to 10 examples of the applicant’s best artwork),|
Proof of Successful Completion of post-secondary diploma or degree in visual arts/fine arts, architecture, multimedia,
CanTest : 4.5
The application will be assessed to determine if the applicant meet the program’s admission requirements. If the applicant is successful in fulfiilling the requirements, and space is available, an Offer Email will be issued. The email will provide with information regarding the program the applicant have applied for, including the Intensive English for International Students program, if applicable.