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Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. The Art Institute of Vancouver, 2665 Renfrew St., Vancouver, BC V5M 0A7. ©2015 The Art Institutes.

British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education

The Art Institute of Vancouver is registered with the Ministry of Advanced Education, Student Services Branch. The Art Institute of Vancouver offers the Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design, Bachelor of Applied Design in Interior Design and Bachelor of Science in Game Programming programs under the written consent of the Minister of Advanced Education having undergone a quality assessment process and been found to meet the criteria established by the minister. Nevertheless, prospective students are responsible for satisfying themselves that the program and the degree will be appropriate to their needs (for example, acceptable to potential employers, professional licensing bodies, or other educational institutions).

The Art Institute of Vancouver is designated by the Private Institutions Training Branch. The Art Institute of Vancouver is a Registered and Designated Institution under the Private Training Institutions Branch (“PTIB”) of the Ministry of Advanced Education.

The Art Institute of Vancouver has received institutional approval from PTIB to provide the following certificate, diploma, and advanced diploma programs: 3D Modeling for Animation & Games, Advertising, Advanced Graphic Design, Animation Art & Design, Baking & Pastry Arts, Culinary Arts, Culinary Arts & Restaurant Ownership, Entrepreneurship & Restaurant ManagementOwnership, Digital Film & Video, Event Management, Hospitality & Restaurant Business Management, Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing, Game Art & Design, Graphic Design, , Interior Design, Professional Recording Arts, Professional Recording Arts (LIPA),Visual & Game Programming, VFX for Film & Television, and Web Design & Interactive Media. This list may be amended from time to time.


ITA Designated Training Provider

The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Vancouver is recognized by the Industry Training Authority as a designated training provider for Professional Cook 1 and Baker Levels 1 and 2.


Education Quality Assurance

The Art Institute of Vancouver is designated under the Education Quality Assurance (EQA) certification mark by the province of British Columbia. The EQA designation is British Columbia’s brand for quality post-secondary education.


Citizenship and Immigration Canada

The Art Institute of Vancouver is recognized by the government of Canada as a Designated Learning Institution (DLI). The Art Institute of Vancouver’s DLI# is O19275426742.


Statement of Ownership

The Art Institute of Vancouver is owned by the LCI Education Network based in Montreal at 1400 du Fort, Bureau 9000, Montreal, Quebec H3H 2T1.