CIRA + Capilano Agreement


At CIRA College we provide high-quality education for international students who want to improve and develop their Business, Graphic Design, and Web development skills.

Because of that, we are in continuous search of partnerships and opportunities that can benefit our school and our students.

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We are proud to inform you that we have a Pathway Agreement with Capilano University. Our international students can transfer credits from our Business Management Diploma to get a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (BBA) at this prestigious Vancouver, BC university.

How does it work?

  1. The student joins CIRA College and completes our Business Management Diploma in one year (51 Credits).
  2. Those credits translate into 42 Credits to be transferred to Capilano University. That means the student must complete only 78 Credits to obtain the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree.
  3. Students can complete the BBA in 2-3 years. It all depends on the number of courses per term they take. After graduation from Capilano University, students can apply to the Post-Graduate Work Permit (PGWP) (3 years).

Advantages of this Pathway for our students

This means that, through CIRA College, you can prepare your Business Management skills, and later on, join Capilano University with a lesser fee and also with the chance to stay and work in Canada through the PGWP program.
Affordable Cost via CIRA College. Students can reduce around CAD 20,000
English Requirements. IELTS 6.0 to apply to CIRA College

What do you think about this agreement?
Check our Business Management program here, and start your way into a Canadian life with Cira College and Capilano University

About CIRA College

CIRA College aims to provide programs and services that will contribute to the student’s academic success, through our Media Design & Web Development (MDWD) and Business Management (BUSI) programs. We work in collaboration with local businesses and we focus on creating quality relationships between our communities. Our mission is to provide innovative educational opportunities and student support services that create confident and capable individuals.

About Capilano University

Capilano University is a teaching-focused university based in North Vancouver, with programming serving the Sunshine Coast and the Sea-to-Sky corridor. The University offers 94 programs, including bachelor’s degrees, in areas as diverse as film, early childhood education, and tourism management. Capilano University is named after Sa7plek (Chief Joe Capilano), an important leader of the Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) Nation of the Coast Salish Peoples. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the territories of the LíỈwat, xʷməθkʷəỷəm (Musqueam), shíshálh (Sechelt), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) and SəỈílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

Scholarships available

Talk to one of our advisors for more information!