In as little as eight months, you can enhance your university education and/or professional experience with English language and business administration training that will set you apart in today’s competitive job market.
In this unique combination of programs, you will:
- Obtain an advanced level of English through the UVic English Language Centre
- Earn a Certificate in Business Administration (CBA) alongside Canadian students
- Advance your business studies further by completing additional courses in order to earn a valuable Diploma in Business Administration (DBA) in 16 months.
The University of Victoria is consistently ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and our integrated business administration programs provide the practical skills and academic credentials that employers are looking for. You will learn the principles of business communication in English, plus develop the key financial management, marketing and strategic decision-making abilities required to become a leader in your industry.
International students who successfully complete the DBA may also be eligible to apply for a post-graduate work permit in Canada!
We offer Homestay accommodation for the Intensive English (ELPI) program, and strongly encourage our students to get to know Canadian culture and the Victoria by living with a homestay family. During your business program, you may choose to continue living in homestay or you can arrange your own private accommodation.