Enrolment at Lethbridge College increased by six percent, since last year, to over 5100 students for Fall 2018 semester. International student enrollment increased to 471, compared to 231 in 2017. Indian students primarily contributed to this surge in international applications, from 14 in 2017 to 176 in 2018 followed by Kenyan students.
Students usually have a wide range of programs to choose from at Lethbridge college - Bachelors, Diplomas and Certificates. Business and Engineering & Technology are the two prominent areas of study.
|Application Portal||Alberta Online Application/Printable Application|
|Payment Mode||Credit Card|
|Intake Season||Spring, Fall, Winter|
|English Proficiency Requirement||TOEFL/IELTS/PTE|
College accepts applications on a rolling basis. Applications submitted before below-mentioned deadlines are considered for admission in that semester. Deadline for 2019-20 session are as follows:
|International||Spring: February 1|
Fall: June 1
Winter: October 1
|Domestic||Spring: May 3|
Fall: September 3
Winter: January 3
Lethbridge College offers admission to various full-time and part-time programs. The college has international students from more than 132 countries in the past. All the submitted documents should be translated in English word-by-word, and in the same format as the original document for international applicants.
Following documents must also be submitted at the time of application submission:
Students with English as non-primary language can submit one of the below-mentioned scores as proof of English proficiency:
|Test||Minimum Score Required|
|IELTS||6.0 (all band above 5.5)|
Note: Minimum English proficiency score requirement for Nursing programs differs from the above-mentioned scores.
All the international applicants require a Study Permit to study in Canada. Students from other countries must apply for and procure legal documents for proper immigration:
Note: Study Permit should be renewed three to four months before expiration date if any student is planning to extend their stay.
Lethbridge College offers academic programs in over 50 career training, applied for degree and apprenticeship courses. Students can apply through Alberta Online Application or submit Printable College Application.
Recent high school graduates, mature students, transfer and international students are eligible for admission at Lethbridge College.
Where to Apply: Alberta Online Application/Printable Application
Application Fee: $90
For high-school graduates and transfer students:
For Mature Students:
Additional requirements for some of the programs are tabulated below:
|Conservation Enforcement, Ecosystem Management, Justice Studies||2.0 or above GPA|
|Business Administration, Civil Engineering Technology, Computer Information Technology, Engineering Design, and Drafting Technology Geometric Engineering Technology, Interior Design Technology||50% or above in Grade 12|
maths Physics in Grade 11 or Science in Grade 12
|Automotive Systems, Agriculture and Heavy Equipment Technician||Maths and English in Grade 11|
Applications for Nursing Program are accepted through University of Lethbridge application. For more specific requirements to various academic programs, click here.
Lethbridge College accepts documents sent in a sealed envelope with stamp of issuing institute. International students enrolling in a program of 12 months or more duration must register for Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP). For enrollment in a program of fewer than 12 months duration, students can obtain health insurance through independent vendors.
All applicants are issued Lethbridge College (LC) Students ID number and they can use to track their application status, document requirements and other details. Offer of Acceptance is mailed on the applicants’ address mentioned in the file.
The tuition fee deposit for Internal applicants is non-refundable unless a visa denial letter is issued prior to the start of the term.