“The prerequisite for motivation and success in any endeavor is a BIG vision for your future. If you’re stuck in the past, you’re really in trouble.” B. N. Norton.
The opportunity to birth Canadian Imperial College is inspired by this quote of B.N. Norton. Canadian Imperial College is the manifestation of the BIG picture, which was hitherto a dream in our heads. The search for a sustainable solution to the dynamic challenges that the world faces today, requires that we look beyond the surface.We must employ the most powerful tool we have, ‘our minds’, to see further and create a better future.
Who we are
Canadian Imperial College is conveniently located in the heart of Edmonton, the capital city of Alberta, Canada. Edmonton is the fifth largest metropolitan city with a vibrant economy and endless opportunities for graduates. Situated around the North Saskatchewan River, Edmonton boasts a beautiful river valley with numerous walking trails and hosts a year-round slate of festivals. Edmonton is a cultural, governmental and educational centre.
Why Choose Canadian Imperial College?
Our goal is to change the traditional paradigm of education. Currently, classroom knowledge is valued above applicable skills, progress, personality and creativity. Our students will gain the skills to translate their education into further academic development, the workforce and their personal life.
We offer both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in our multicultural environment with an average class size of 20 students. We value in-depth and interactive teaching, led by some of the most qualified teachers and administrators. We are committed to developing front-runners who will make a difference globally.
High-quality education and research
As a student of Canadian Imperial College, our innovative learning and teaching environment guarantees an excellent learning experience.
Canadian Imperial College allows increased interactions between students and their Ph. D professors, making it so individual students will receive the attention they require. By being well staffed Canadian Imperial College provides a higher sophisticated method of training.
A strong focus on graduate employability
Most employers seek real-world experience when hiring new graduates. Our learning process is modeled to simulate workplaces to provide students with practical hands-on experience. Our volunteer services offer opportunities for internship placements within the college to provide work experience.
Private Post-secondary institutions, such as Canadian Imperial College, have higher rates in regards to graduation and employment rates. Private colleges have higher compliance and reporting requirements, with more in-depth expectations than those of public institutions.
Canadian Imperial College provides students with the opportunity to work while in their studies, allowing students to form working relationships in the community and within their chosen industries.
An affordable cost of living
Compared to other major cities in Canada, Edmonton’s cost of living is considered more affordable. Edmonton is compact, and the price of transportation is reasonable. Edmonton offers different options for public transit, for easy access to different areas in the city. Students can leave within walking distance to Canadian Imperial College, which is in the heart of Edmonton and has multiple amenities nearby.
An international outlook and community
We pride ourselves on being a culturally diverse college with a variety of nationalities in attendance. As an international student, you will be a valued member of our college community, and you will find unparalleled support from our academic staff from across the globe.
Private colleges, such as Canadian Imperial College attract students from around the world, this allows students to interact with a variety of individuals from different nations, backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.
International students support services
We offer support packages to ensure that our international students have the best possible learning experience at Canadian Imperial College. Services available include:
- Pre-departure briefings for students in the home country
- Free airport welcome services
- English language support
- Study skill support
- Information services for notable places across Canada
If you want information, advice or guidance on any emotional, financial or medical issue, we have a network of people that can help. At Canadian Imperial College, the Immigration and International Student Advice Team is dedicated to the welfare of international students. We will ensure that you have the support you need before you arrive and during your studies. The team will help with any non-academic issue such as visa extensions, employment regulations, orientation and adaptation to a new culture. We also will organize social activities throughout the year that will promote volunteer opportunities.
Whatever your passion is, Canadian Imperial College has a student group available with a staff member for guidance.