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John Casablancas Institute

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University Overview

JCI has earned its internationally renowned reputation by taking a personalized approach to education. Throughout each program of study, creativity and passion are celebrated to ensure that every student maximizes their potential and reaches their goals. Our small class sizes also reflect our commitment to quality education and fostering individual growth.

JCI not only focuses on providing the most cutting-edge and relevant training available, but it also takes your post-graduate success to heart. Program Directors and Industry Liaisons are on staff to assist your transition from initial concept to securing your dream job.

Our local and international connections give you unparalleled access to makeup, fashion, hair and spa opportunities, and we fully recognize that our reputation is defined by our graduates’ success. We’re searching for students that share our vision, and will bring their unique style, commitment and drive to the table.

CAD 11000

Living Cost

CAD 14000-21000


CAD 0-0


University Facts

Established in 1978

Programmes 3 Available

Total Students 500+

Total Int. Students 0+

Admission Requirement

Students applying for admission to JCI Institute must meet the following admission requirements.  No exceptions or waivers are permitted.

  • All Applicants must have a grade 12 diploma OR be 19 years of age. A copy of photo ID (Drivers License, Passport, or BC ID) or a copy of Diploma and/or transcript is required
  • All applicants must complete an Application for Admission form and submit it with the registration deposit
  • Applicants are requested to write and submit a Letter of Intent.
  • All international student applicants, whose first language is not English, must demonstrate English comprehension as per the Language Proficiency Assessment Policy

1. For students applying with one of IELTS, TOEFL or TOEIC, the following scores apply:

  • Makeup + Co-Op programs: IELTS 4.5, TOEFL 61, TOEIC 555-600
  • Hair + Co-Op programs: IELTS 5, TOEFL 65, TOEIC 600-650
  • Body Spa + Co-Op programs: IELTS 5, TOEFL 65, TOEIC 600-650
  • Fashion/Core Design + Co-Op programs: IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 70, TOEIC 650-700

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All Programs(3)

Tuition Fee

The values given below are estimated figures, excluding extra charges like material fee, student activity fees, athletic fees, health care, etc., for courses. To know more, please visit the Programs page.

Approximate Tuition Fee Per Year

14000 - 21000 Per year


CAD18100Tuition Fee

CAD11000Living Cost

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  • Peer Mentorship
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  • Sports & Recreation Facilities
  • International Student Life Centre



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