Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Academic Requirements

Domestic Applicant: No application or admission required. Click here for information on program options.

International Applicant: BC Grade 12 Graduation (or equivalent); Or Successful completion of one full academic year OR successful completion of a minimum of 24 university credits at a recognized post-secondary institution.

English Language Requirement

  • Successful completion of English First Peoples 12, English Studies 12, or Literary Studies 12 (or equivalent)
  • Successful completion of a post-secondary English or Communications course for which Langara College awards transfer credit
  • A minimum “S” grade in Langara ENGL 1107 or 1110; Or a minimum “C” grade in ENGL 1120
  • A minimum score of 3 on the Langara English Test (LET)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) ENGL A (HL or SL) 2; Or IB ENGL LIT & PERFORM (SL) 2
  • Advanced Placement (AP) ENGL LIT & COMP 2; Or AP ENGL LANG & COMP 2
  • A minimum “C” grade in GCSE O-Level English or GCSE English Language B
  • Successful completion of LEAP Level 8 (or equivalent) (see note a)
  • Language Proficiency Index (LPI) Level 4 with essay 24 (see note a)
  • IELTS Academic Overall 6.5 with no bands less than 6.0 (see note a)
  • Duolingo English Test 110 (see note b)
  • TOEFL (IBT) Overall: 80, Writing: 20, Reading: 20, Listening: 18, Speaking:18 (see note a)
  • CAEL Overall 60, Essay: 60 (see note a)


a. Assessment test scores are valid for two years from the date they were taken.
b. Duolingo test scores must be sent directly to Langara College (view submission instructions)

Application Deadline
All admission requirements must be completed and documentation submitted by the following dates to be considered for admission.

Intake Application Deadline
January-April 15 September
May-August 15 January
September-December 15 May


September 2024 admission: Application deadline extended to 30 June 2024 for students who already have a valid study permit for September 2024. Completed application with all supporting documentation necessary by this date. Any student who does not have a valid study permit for September 2024 can submit an application for the next available term (January 2025).