Canada caVancouver Island University


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Vancouver Island University
University Description:

Founded in 1936, Vancouver Island University (VIU) is a public university with more than 120 study programs in various fields. Small class sizes of 34 students maximum provide the ideal learning environment and a dynamic dialogue between students and professors.
The main VIU campus is located in the harbor city of Nanaimo on Vancouver Island, attracting students with the warmest weather in Canada. This spectacular location allows for various outdoor activities and sports all year round due to the close proximity to the mountains, the forest and the ocean. Big city life in Vancouver is only a ferry ride away and the tourist attraction Victoria is reachable within a short car or bus ride.

Term system & start dates:

Bachelor / Master: Semester

1. Term: September 3, 2024 to December 18, 2024
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2. Term: January, 2025 to April, 2025
1. Term: August, 2025 to December, 2025
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Location: Nanaimo

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