Bow Valley College Application Form

by / Monday, 27 March 2017 / Published in Bow Valley College

Bow Valley College

Bow Valley College Application is now ONLINE


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Bow Valley College – International Student Guide

In order to be able to process the application appropriately please include the following on the application:

Application Instructions:

Increase in Application Fees

All the Students Applying to Bow Valley College Please make a note that Bow Valley College have Increased the Application Fees from July 01st 2014 for international students so the new Application fees will be $130.00 Canadian dollars and this applies to all programs.

  • Bow Valley College charges application fees again for any change of program request.
  • Application form should not be handwritten. Please note that Bow Valley College only accepts typed application forms.

Non-Refundable Confirmation Fee

The non-refundable and non-transferable confirmation fee for all full-time Certificate and Diploma programs as well as English Language Learning for International Students is $1500 CAD. This fee is deducted from the total tuition refund:

English Language Proficiency Requirement

New changes to the English Language Proficiency for programs beginning Fall 2016 and later are effective starting January 1, 2016. Applications received prior to Board approval and publication of changes will be grandfathered and the current (September 2015) requirements will be used.

Spring 2018 Practical Nurse Diploma

The Spring 2018 Practical Nurse Diploma applications will now only be open for application for a specified period. This information has been posted on the PN MAIN webpage.

Please note this information will also be available on ApplyAlberta (APAS) when PN MAIN applications open.

PN MAIN Application Period for 18SPSU

  • Applications for the May 3, 2018 Calgary intake open on April 3, 2017.
  • NEW – Applications will be open until April 28, 2017 (4 p.m.)
  • NEW – Applicants must submit all required documents by May 12, 2017. (Applicants to fail to get their documents in by May 12 will have their applications closed)

NOTE: Applications for the PN program fills up quickly. If any prospective students are interested in this program, please apply as soon as the application is available on April 3, 2017.


Bow Valley College offers students different payment options. When making a payment, Students should provide their Alberta Student Number (ASN) or Bow Valley College student ID number.

In person

Payment is accepted in person at the Client Services Desk located in South Campus, 1st floor, 345 – 6 Ave SE, Calgary Alberta.

  • Debit card
  • Cash
  • Draft and Cheques are also accepted.

Credit Card

To pay with Visa or Mastercard, please complete the Credit Card Authorization Form and email it to the International Education Office or pay directly at the Client Services Desk located in South Campus, 1st floor.

  • Visa
  • Mastercard

Wire Transfer*

Please include your full name, address, and ASN number or Bow Valley College ID number attached to your payment. Below our wire transfer instructions:




Bow Valley College
345 – 6 Avenue SE
Calgary AB T2G 4V1

Beneficiary Bank:


Royal Bank of Canada
Calgary Main Branch
339 8 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 1C4 Canada
Account Number: 00009-003-109-107-3
Swift Code: ROYCCAT2


Please note these are not the complete admissions requirements for each program; for a complete list of academic and other admission requirements, please see the listing for that program.

Applicants whose first language is NOT English must demonstrate ONE of the following:


Program IELTS – Academic (see notes) TOEFL (see notes) Academic English 2 (BVC Course) Academic English 1 (BVC Course) Canadian Language Benchmarks / Milestones Test 
 Health Care Aide, Recreation Therapy Aide 5.5 with minimum band score of 5.0 71 n/a Minimum grade of Grade B- 7 in each strand
Addiction Studies Aboriginal Focus (formerly Aboriginal Addictions Services Counselling), Chiu School of Business Programs, Disability Studies, Early Learning and Child Care, Education Assistant, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Education, Health & Human Services Management, Interior Decorating, Justice Studies, Nutrition Manager, Open Studies 6 with minimum band score of 5.5 83 Minimum grade of Grade B- n/a 8 in each strand
Social Work * (see below for more information) 6.0 with no band score below 6.0 84 with no section score below 21 n/a n/a 8 in reading, 8 in writing, and no lower than 7 in speaking/listening
Pharmacy Technician**  (see below for more information) 6.5 with minimum band score of 6.0 91 with minimum scores
Listening – 21
Reading – 22
Writing – 25
Speaking -23
n/a n/a n/a
Practical Nurse programs Listening – 7.5
Reading – 6.5
Writing – 7.0
Speaking – 7.0
92 Minimum Grade of B n/a 8 in each strand

Important Dates

Intake Application Open Date Application Deadline* International New Student Orientation Study Permit Submission Deadline**
Spring 2017 April 01, 2015 March 10, 2017 Certificate/Diploma: April 26 & 27, 2017 April 19, 2017
ELL: May 1, 2017
Fall 2017 August 02, 2016 July 07, 2017 Certificate/Diploma: August 23 & 24, 2017 August 15, 2017
ELL: August 28, 2017
Winter 2018 December 1, 2016 November 1, 2017 Certificate/Diploma: January 4 & 5, 2018 December 13, 2017
ELL: January 3, 2018 (College is closed Dec 21-Jan 1, 2018)
Spring 2018 April 1, 2017 March 1, 2018 Certificate/Diploma: April 27 & April 30, 2018 April 11, 2017
ELL: May 1, 2018
Fall 2018 August 1, 2017 June 28, 2018 Certificate/Diploma: August 23 & August 27, 2018 August 13, 2018
ELL: August 28, 2018
Term First Day of Term Final Day of Term Fee Deadline Drop Deadline – 8 days Withdrawal Deadline
Winter 2017 January 05, 2017 April 26, 2017 January 04, 2017 January 16, 2017 February 27, 2017
Spring 2017 May 03, 2017 August 21, 2017 May 02, 2017 May 12, 2017 June 26, 2017
Fall 2017 August 30, 2017 December 19, 2017 August 29, 2017 September 11, 2017 October 23, 2017
Winter 2018 January 8, 2018 April 26, 2018 January 5, 2018 January 17, 2018 February 28, 2018
Spring 2018 May 3, 2018 August 22, 2018 May 2, 2018 May 14, 2018 June 25,2018
Fall 2018 August 30, 2018 December 18, 2018 TBD TBD TBD


11 Responses to “Bow Valley College Application Form”

  1. karanjit says : Reply

    Sir,i completed my graduation in with 61 % , in 12th -76% and in 10th -70%. I got 6 band in ielts (each 6) . Can i able to apply bowvalley college?

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      You can apply for postgraduate diploma programs in Bow Valley College and other Canadian Colleges, for business management related programs. Do re appear for IELTS exam again as overall 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 is required both for application and admission process. Do mail us your scanned documents on, so we can guide you fro detailed process.

  2. vishal says : Reply

    10th :- 64.6
    12th :- 58.6
    Bachelor of engineering (EC) :- 6.5 (CGPA)
    can i get admission for computer system technician (diploma) in any colleges in canada?

  3. manjot says : Reply

    Hello sir, I have completed my senior secondary recently with medical stream and I got 71%.I want to take social service worker diploma in bowvalley college for Sept.intake 2017.I got 6.5bands not less than 6 .plz provide information about seats availability in this diploma

  4. aman says : Reply

    i have done 10+2 wid commerce and 70% , my ielts score is R 6.0, L 6.5, W & S 5.5, O.A 6.0, Can i apply for business administration for May intake in Bow balley college

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      Please specify your year of passing and mail us your complete education scanned documents on, so we can guide you as per. Further, May intake is not available in Bow Valley College, the next possible intake is September 2017 intake.

  5. Gurbachan kaur says : Reply

    hlo, am diploma holder in GNM nursing nd i got good percentage where’s 5.5 in Ielts. Please tell me can I able to apply for academic visa . Plz reply me fast m waiting .

    • Geebee Counsellor says : Reply

      Kindly reappear for your IELTS, as the visa and the program requirement is 6.5 with no band less than 6.0

  6. Benoy Boniface says : Reply

    Is Financial and accounting management PG course????

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