International Students

Pick Your Program: Assiniboine Community College

Assinboine Community College logo and promoWelcome to Assiniboine Community College! For more than 50 years, we’ve provided exceptional learning experiences to students from across Manitoba and all over the world.

You’ll find that our learning environment is unparalleled, with classes that follow a “learn by doing” philosophy. You will combine theory with hands-on learning inside classrooms, labs, kitchens, shops, fields and the college’s sustainable greenhouse. 

General Offerings

With more than 40 diploma and certificate programs across a variety of disciplines including culinary arts and hospitality, business, agriculture and environment, health and human services, trades and technology. We also deliver apprenticeship programming in a range of skilled trades disciplines, upgrading for post-secondary/adult education, English language training and continuing studies courses.

We have:

  • Certificate Programs
  • Diploma Programs
  • Technical/Vocational Program
  • Senior Years (for adult students only, at the Assiniboine Community College Adult Collegiate)

For a list of programs open to international students, please see our website:

Key Information

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Our Victoria Avenue East Campus, North Hill Campus and Adult Collegiate are located in Brandon. Our Parkland Campus is located in Dauphin, Manitoba. We also have a campus in Winnipeg that delivers the Practical Nursing program and some continuing studies courses.

Accommodation Options:
Private Housing – students must arrange for private accommodations on their own, although we have a list of room and boards/suites/apartments which students can use to look for housing.

Student Residence – Brandon University has a residence and it is available to our students. Students can take the bus between the residence and our college campuses in Brandon.

For more information about housing, please refer to our website:

Health Insurance Requirements:
International students must subscribe to the Manitoba International Student Health Insurance Plan.

Student Population:
You will join more than 2,800 full-time and 8,500 part-time students. While many of our students come from southwestern Manitoba, we continue to welcome an increasing number of international students each year.

Study Periods:
Most programs begin in early September and run for 8 to 10 months each year.

Program Details

For more information on all of our certificate, diploma and post-graduate programs, please visit our website at

Please note that not all programs are open to international students. Please see our website at for details on programs that are suitable for international students.

Tuition and Fees

Fees and book costs vary for each program. International student fees for tuition are four times the tuition fees listed for Canadian students in the program descriptions. Lab, material, and Students' Association fees and book costs are the same as those for Canadian students.

You can check specific costs for the program by visiting us online at  

Enrolment Information

International students must meet the Admission Requirements for the program for which they are applying and must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English Language requirements.

Contact Information

For more information, please contact our international coordinator Anna Simonyan.
Telephone: 1.204.725.8700 ext.6160
Toll-free: 1.800.862.6307

Social Media
Twitter: @ACCMB
Youtube: ACCManitoba Channel

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