Selkirk College Admissions

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Updated on - May 25th, 2022 | 08:12 AM By Venushree Agarwal

Selkirk College is one of the oldest regional community colleges in Kootenays, British Columbia. More than 10% of the international student population is part of Selkirk College. They represent more than 34 countries. The College has 6 campuses and 2 learning centres. Various courses are offered at the college such as diplomas, post-secondary certificates etc. More than 100 programs in Arts and Science are provided by the college. It has a student-faculty ratio of 15:1 and is preferred as first priority admission by 76% of students. 

International students can apply to Selkirk College by following the steps mentioned below:

  1. Go to Selkirk Application Form or EducationPlannerBC
  2. Apply for the desired course
  3. Personal information, contact information and previous educational history details must be filled
  4. The deadline must be noted
  5. Required documents must be mailed to the office of admissions.

Selkirk College Admission Requirement

Selkirk College offers admission in more than 150 programs for its international students. Minimum criteria for admission must be met. The required documents for admission should be mailed to the admission office. 

Undergraduate Admissions at Selkirk College

The undergraduate programs at Selkirk College are in Diploma, Bachelor of Science etc. The disciplines through which these are offered are Science, Arts, Business etc. The applicants have to pay an application fee of 100 CAD 

Eligibility Criteria for International Students

  • High School Certificates or equivalent with a minimum score of 60%
  • Official Academic Transcripts
  • English Language Proficiency Test Scores
  • Resume (if required)
  • Portfolio (if required)
  • Statement of Purpose (if required)
  • Letter of Recommendation (if required)

Postgraduate Admissions at Selkirk College

The postgraduate programs at Selkirk College are post-graduate diplomas in business management, accounting etc. The application fee to apply for postgraduate courses is 100 CAD. 

Eligibility Criteria for International Students

  • Bachelor’s Degree completion
  • Official Academic Transcripts
  • Passport 
  • Resume
  • English Language Proficiency Test scores

Selkirk College Application Process for International Students

The international students who wish to pursue education at Selkirk college must note the application start dates and adhere to the deadline. The required documents must be sent to the office of admissions before the deadline. First-time applicants have to College Readiness Tool to assess their skills if the program requires them. 

Required Documents

  • High School Secondary or Degree Certificates
  • Official School or college transcripts
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Health information form
  • Passport

How to Apply?

  • Visit Selkirk Application Form or EducationPlannerBC
  • Choose the desired course
  • Pay the application fee
  • Submit the application before the deadline
  • Submit the required documents to the office of admissions

Selkirk College Application Deadlines

Application is accepted in Selkirk College in Fall, Winter and Summer terms before 12 months of the start. Open Enrollment and competitive entry which has start and end dates are available for applicants. 



Fall 2022

June 1, 2022

Winter 2022

December 1, 2022

Summer 2022

February 15, 2022 (Closed)

Admission Procedure of Selkirk College 

After receiving the acceptance letter, a Canadian study permit and visa should be obtained by the student from the Canada Immigration website. A valid passport must be present and first-year fees should be paid. A guaranteed investment certificate of CAD 10,000 and other transcripts must be produced before the office of admissions. Biometrics might be asked. The college takes time to process and a letter of introduction(POE) will be given to the students. 

Acceptance Rate at Selkirk College

The acceptance rate at Selkirk College is above-average which makes it open to more than 10% of international students to pursue education at the College.