International Students

International Students

We welcome international students to the Health, Safety, and Environmental Compliance Post Degree Diploma program at Langara College.

International applicants should apply with as much notice as possible in order for visas to be processed. Applications for September 2024 cohort will open in October 2023.

For information regarding visa and immigration information, please contact the Langara Global department at Langara. For more information about the Post-Graduate Work Program, contact Citizenship and Immigration Canada.

Please note: Application forms where the address or email address is missing or illegibile, will not be considered.

International Fees and Expenses

A non-transferable deposit of $7,501.00 CDN is the first term commitment fee which includes material fee (this is approximate, subject to change) is required before the Letter of Acceptance is issued. The deposit may be refunded only if the student's visa is denied by Immigration Canada and the student has applied with the allowed 45 day window. International students applying from overseas are advised to check with the Canadian Embassy in their country as to the processing time for a Study Permit.

Students may be eligible for Student Direct Stream.  If so, a minimum deposit will be required to be eligible for SDS. Please visit Langara Global website for more information. 

Apply online through the Continuing Studies Online Application. 


  • A $100 administration fee is charged when a new Letter of Acceptance is issued.
  • Students whose visa application is denied by Immigration Canada will receive a full refund (minus bank charges) once they submit their current refusal letter from Immigration Canada provided the application was made during the 45 day window. Students may have the committment fee of $1500 withheld if the application was not made in the time allowed.
  • International students are required by law to have comprehensive health and accident insurance to provide coverage for treatment of illness or injury during your stay in BC. Visit the Langara Global website for more information.

For more information about joining this program, please see our admissions requirements and application process.