PACIFIC DESIGN ACADEMY, VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA

Victoria, British ColumbiaLOCATION
CollegeSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1991Established Year

Pacific Design Academy Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

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Founded in 1991, The Pacific Design Academy is a private design college providing students with full time and part-time courses related to the field of designing. It has been known for bringing forth an artistically inspired curriculum serving the current and evolving needs of the design marketplace.

Located in the heart of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, the college follows an ideology of imparting a state-of-the-art curriculum. With years of excellence, Pacific Design Academy is a designated college with the Private Training Institutions Branch of the BC Ministry of Advanced Education.

Highlights

TypePrivate University
Campus SettingSuburban
Establishment Year1991
LocationVictoria, British Columbia
Official Websitehttp://pacificdesignacademy.com/
Admission ProcessOnline
Admission Helpdesk250.383.3631 info@pacificdesignacademy.com
Faculty to Student Ratio1:13
Types of ProgramDiploma
Mode of ProgramTrimester

Programs, Campus and Residence

Courses

With a student to faculty ratio of 13:1, PDA offers courses in fields related to Graphic Design, New Media, Interior Design or Architectural Building Technology, nothing beats Pacific Design Academy. Offering 10-month diploma programs, students also get to work in a loft styled studio and have the most superb view of the inner harbour of the city of Victoria.

Campus

Pacific Design Academy has its main campus located in 1252 Wharf St, Victoria, BC V8W 1T8, Canada. It has its own distinctive atmosphere and subject areas taught on campus. The campus is located at walking distance from train and bus stations.

Residence

Students can visit www.padmapper.com for more information on local housing options available.

Admission Process

Application Portal: Applicants can fill out the Online application form along with a CAD 200 non-refundable fee (for domestic students) and CAD 300 (for international students). There are separate forms for Full-Time Diploma Programs and Part-Time Evening Classes available on their website.

Application deadline: August 15 (Fall Semester)

Admission Requirement: Transcripts of completed High School or Equivalency, a minimum of a 2.0 GPA is required; Letter of Intent mentioning- background and future goals

Additional requirements: Valid photo ID or birth certificate

Cost of Attendance

Full-Time Programmes (First Year- 3 Terms)Tuition Fee (CAD)Lab Fee (CAD)
Interior Design10,950600
Graphic Media Design11,9501000
Fashion Design10,9501000
Photography and Imaging11,9501000
App and Web Development10,950990
Building Technology11,9501000
Motion Picture Production15,6201000
Landscape design9995600
3D Animation and FX-Online99950
Part-Time ProgrammesFee (CAD)
Adobe Illustrator495.00
Adobe Photoshop495.00
Digital Photography495.00
Fashion Illustration495.00
Fashion Stylist495.00
Garment Construction495.00
Social Media Marketing495.00
Vectorworks495.00

Additional Expenses:

ServicesCost (CAD)
Supplies and Books1500.00
Student Services Fee100.00
Student Record Archiving Fee4.00

Financial Aid/Scholarships

Students enrolled in Pacific Design Academy are eligible for financial assistance from a number of sources. Some of these sources include:

  • The Canada Student Loan Program
  • WorkSafe BC (formerly W.C.B.)
  • Social Services and Human Resources Canada
  • Funding sponsored by British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education

No scholarships are available for International students.

Alumni Network

Pacific Design Academy maintains a very cordial relationship between the school and its graduates. An Alumni Office is set up which aids the Alumni Association to unite all the folks for fellowship and even promoting projects.

Notable Alumni of PDA includes:

  • David Wallace whose designs have been famous in the Grammys
  • Marie LeBlanc who received the overall achievement award in the Fashion Design Program
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$ 9,8541st YEAR
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Course Duration

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Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 9,8541st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 9,8541st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 10,7541st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 9,8541st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 8,9541st YEAR
FEES

1 YEAR

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 9,8541st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 9,8541st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 9,8541st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 10,7541st YEAR
FEES

1 YEAR

Course Duration

Jul 06

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 8,9541st YEAR
FEES

1 YEAR

Course Duration

Mar 23

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
$ 10,7541st YEAR
FEES

1 YEAR

Course Duration

Jul 06

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     IELTS  4  |  TOEFL  52
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
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Pacific Design Academy Overview

Institution TypePrivate
Student Population
DLI NumberO19394451567
Average Cost of Attendance$9,854 / Year

Attendance Cost

$9,854

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$9,854 / Year
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