College and University

George Brown College

About the College
George Brown College is located in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is consists of 4 beautiful campus: Casa Loma Campus, St. James Campus, Yorkville School of makeup and Esthetics and Ryerson University. At George Brown they offer 7 Bachelor's Degrees, 150 Full time programs, including distance education programs, postgraduate programs and apprenticeship programs. They also offer more than 1,200 continuing education courses. Any course you want to take you can count on George Brown College. At George Brown College in Toronto they have 14,000 full-time students, 50,000 coned students and 1,300 international students from more than 95 countries. 

Recommend Programs:
  • Business Administration Program
  • Early Childhood Education/Assistant
  • Architectural Technology/Technician
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Culinary Management
  • Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure
  • Hotel Management
  • Intensive English as Second Language (ESL)

Message from the College

The vision of success for George Brown College tightly weaves the values of the college into the economic and social fabric of the city and city-region. The Education Centres within George Brown College are characterized by our relationships with educational institutions at all levels; our relationships with municipal, provincial, and federal governments; and our relationship with current, past, and future students. Our Centres are closely aligned with key sectors in the city that drive our economic and social direction. This alignment with our key stakeholders allows us to reinforce our position as the City College that brings employment and education to Toronto.

Building Technologies
  • Architecture
  • Construction
Engineering Technologies
  • Architecture
  • Construction
General Arts and Sciences Business
  • Business
  • Financial Services

Health Sciences
  • Dental Services
  • Health and Wellness Promotion
  • Health Services Management and Technology
  • Nursing

Community Services
  • Community Services
  • Interpreting and Intervening
  • Early Childhood Development

Hospitality and Tourism
  • Chef School
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management

Creative Arts
  • Design
  • Fashion
  • Jewellery
  • Dance
  • Theatre
Immigrant Education

Preparation for College and Work

English as a Second Language (ESL)

How to Apply
  • Academic Requirement
  • Deadline
  • Cost
  • Required Documents

Academic Requirement
- TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): 550 paper-based score or 213 computer-based score

- iBT TOEFL overall score of 80 (minimum score of 20 in listening, reading, writing, and speaking).

- IELTS (International English Language Testing System): Level 6

- George Brown Intensive English Program: Level 8

- George Brown Admissions Test (Only offered in Toronto)

Applications are accepted and reviewed throughout the year on a rolling basis.

Session Session Period Application Deadline
Fall September - December February 1
Winter January - April October 1
Spring May - August February 1
* Applications received after deadline will be considered if there is space available in the program.

non-refundable application fee of $65 CDN

Required Documents
- High School Transcript
- High School Graduation Certificate
- Required TOEFL/IELTS score