About Georgian College
About Georgian College
MAKING EDUCATION WORK!
Since its inception in 1967, Georgian College is one of the topmost colleges in Ontario to offer Co-operative Education (Co-op) programs and is a recognized leader in providing ‘work & learn’ experience through its partnerships with 6200 local & international employers. With programs offering either co-op work terms, internships, clinical/field placements or practicum, students can be confident that they will have the up-to-date skill set & expertise in sync with the industry requirements. (DLI number: O19395677361)
- Over 120 career focused programs including Diplomas, Degrees and Graduate Certificates.
- About 60% of Georgian’s programs offer a co-op/internship component which gives students valuable experience in real-life work environment. Co-operative Education (CO-OP) integrates a student’s academics with full-time & paid work experience in Co-operative employer organizations. A student can earn minimum 5000 CAD per Co-op.
- A committed Career and Co-op Centre to assist students with job search, resume writing and interview skills.
- Illustrious faculty with relevant industry exposure for excellent guidance along with state-of-the-art facilities and latest technology for hands-on learning.
- Ranked 1st in Ontario, 2nd in Canada & 3rd worldwide for international student satisfaction in 2013 for a wide range of student services.
- One-of-a-kind University Partnership Centre for career progression through 500 articulations and transfer agreements with 47 institutions across the world.
- International students can opt for living in a genuine Canadian setting, offering the best integration with Canadian students (90% of students are native Canadians).
|Design & Visual Arts||Human Services|
|Business & Management Studies||Engineering Technology &Trades|
|Computer Studies||Entrepreneurial Studies|
|Hospitality, Tourism & Recreation||Health & Wellness Studies|
|Aviation Management||Golf Management|
|1-year Graduate Certificate|
|Housing arrangements including homestay, on-campus and off-campus residences|
|Student health insurance|
|College and community orientation|
|Visas, study and work permit application information and assistance|
|Free tutoring and academic support|
|Assistance with resumes, job development, and interview skills|
|On Campus Activities|
|A huge library and laboratories with over 3,000 computers|
|Work part-time on and off-campus as soon as you arrive in Canada|
|Join varsity and intramural teams to compete in your favourite sport|
|Athletic Centre as fully equipped gymnasium, a running track, latest elliptical machines|
|Social and cultural activities / events|
The Barrie Advantage:
|45 minute drive from Toronto||145 thousand habitants||10 min drive from snow valley ski resort||Accessible by public transit||Several bus stops near the college||88 km from Pearson International Airport|
Georgian College has been ranked # 1 amongst all Ontario Colleges, # 2 amongst all Canadian Colleges and # 3 in the world for International Student Satisfaction!!.
The International Student Barometer (ISB) survey is the largest and most extensive survey of international students globally that has been adopted by over 230 institutions in 16 countries around the world. It is now the largest study of international students in the world with feedback from over 250,000 students and we are simply thrilled to have achieved this distinction.
Georgian College takes great efforts to support our International Students in more ways than one. Right from greeting them at the airport to helping they transition in to their first real job after they graduate.
Georgian College have services that touch every facet of student life: Arrival, Residence, Extra Academic Support, Cultural Transition, Living, Studying, Getting Around, Social Activities, Preparing for Work and a Job, Career Guidance, Work Permit and Visa Advisory, learning the Canadian Way of Life, Personal Counseling and lots, lots more!
Georgian College Film – Watch on Youtube or GC Website!
Georgian College, Canada wants to share with you the much awaited Georgian College film. A two and half minute film, it captures the essence of Georgian College’s many programs and its impressive campus in visual splendor. Georgian College also intends to do another film next year and would love to make the next one encompassing elements that haven’t been captured in this one.
On the website is available at:
On Youtube it is available on the GC Channel. This channel has over 80 other videos too showcasing testimonials and short films on popular GC programs.