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New Brunswick Community College - Fredericton Campus

canada flagFredericton, New Brunswick, Canada

University Overview

New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) is a provincial Crown corporation directed by a board of governors, and headed by a president and chief executive officer. We are responsible to the Minister of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour, and are committed to providing quality opportunities for learning to prepare students for the workforce, while encouraging innovation and diversity to continuously improve our educational environment.

Our students learn in a dynamic environment through hands-on training, state-of-the-art equipment and real-world experiences. With more than 90 programs offered across New Brunswick, NBCC provides a wide range of learning opportunities that prepare you to step into the workplace with expertise and confidence. From the day you arrive until graduation, we encourage you to reach higher, take risks and achieve great things.

At NBCC it is our vision to transform lives and communities. We are a collaborative, learner-centred college - creatively contributing to social and economic prosperity through applied learning. Together we rise not only by what we do, but also by how we do it. We make a difference every day through a common set of values that guide our relationships, our decision-making, our actions, and our accountability. We learn together to:

  • Nurture a culture of belonging: We embrace diversity and inclusion. We welcome the individual experiences and perspectives of our learners, our staff and our partners. We aim to ensure that everyone feels valued and has opportunities to add value.
  • Embrace innovation: We know the value of curiosity and creativity. We strive to unleash it in our students and we expect it of ourselves. We value new ways of meeting challenges and seizing opportunities.
  • Encourage, engage and inspire: We love what we do. We create collective pride in and for our College as we build our reputation for life-changing learning experiences. We lead with respect, courage and empathy.
  • Develop strong relationships: We create new opportunities to serve learners, communities and each other. We are integral to the success of New Brunswick and beyond. We encourage extraordinary collaboration throughout our College and with our broader communities.
  • Lead with integrity: We take pride in our collective accountability. We do what we say we will do. We are never satisfied. We constantly strive to exceed expectations.

Why New Brunswick Community College - Fredericton Campus
NBCC seeks students from the global community to learn with us. If you're looking to receive a solid education in one of the friendliest parts of the world, you have come to the right place. Here in New Brunswick, Canada, we believe in fostering the passion, potential and individuality of all who choose to live, study and work here. We take pride in our unique mix of large, urban cities, and small, close-knit communities.

NBCC follows New Brunswick’s lead by encouraging individuality and diversity amongst our students. While learning from trained professionals, who help you kick-start your career, you also meet new people while taking in the best this region has to offer. Excellent facilities, a hands-on approach to learning and real-life work experience are just a few reasons why NBCC is your destination for post-secondary success.

Here are some of the reasons that make NBCC great:

  • NBCC Fredericton is located on the University of New Brunswick campus
  • This new building has a capacity of 400 seats with programming in Business, Health, Engineering, Information Technology and Social Service areas
  • NBCC has worked closely with local businesses in the selection and design of programming for this campus, and we expect to continue the strong success rates for placement of our graduates finding employment in their related fields of training
  • Our active Student Representative Council and student activities coordinator ensure your NBCC experience is more than just books and classes
  • Our students are active members of the community, donating to food shelters, taking part in "Adopt a Christmas Family" and organizing exciting events throughout the year

CAD 11000

Living Cost

CAD 8000-13000


CAD 9000-13000


University Facts

Established in 1974

Programmes 15 Available

Total Students 14000+

Total Int. Students 0+

Admission Requirement

The following minimum requirements must be fulfilled to get admitted to New Brunswick Community College

  • International students are considered on case-by-case basis. There can be some additional requirements, depending on the program you are applying to.
  • Students are required to submit their original transcripts from their last attended academic institutions. If they are not in English, then submit the translated copies of the same along with the originals.
  • Should provide the certificate issued by the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) that compares educational credentials from other countries to educational standards in Canada.
  • Applicants must be 18 years old at the time of the beginning of the course.
  • You need to submit your English language proficiency test scores if you are coming from a non-English speaking country.

Please note:- If you are not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada, you must obtain a valid study permit before you come to Canada.

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All Programs(15)

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

8000 - 13000 Per year


9000 - 13000 Per year


CAD9468Tuition Fee

CAD11000Living Cost

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  • Campus Security
  • Co-op Program
  • Financial Assistance
  • Health Insurance
  • Internet Services
  • Internship & on-the-job training
  • IT Services Helpdesk
  • Library Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Orientation for new students
  • Parking and Transit
  • Peer Mentorship
  • Recruitment Services
  • Scholarships and Awards
  • Social and Cultural Events
  • Sports & Recreation Facilities
  • Student Club and Socities
  • Student Unions and Associations
  • Study & Work Permit
  • Tax Information (T2202A)
  • Work While Studying
  • Student Learning Centre
  • University Transfer Options
  • Continuing Education
  • Online learning Programs
  • Part Time Programs


NBCC offers its students a wide variety of student services that contribute largely in building their futures. The students are immediately made to feel at home due to these great services and once they are comfortable they are able to adjust in the university environment.


NBCC Foundation and many generous donors, offer a number of opportunities for scholarships, bursaries and awards to students. 

NBCC Scholarships, Bursaries & Awards:

  • NBCC Foundations Awards
  • Atlantic Credit Unions Bursary
  • NBCC Family of Alumni Scholarship
  • New Brunswick Public Colleges Entrance Scholarship
  • NBCC Bursary for Part Time Students  

Additional Scholarship Opportunities:

  • Schiffmann Injury Lawyers Scholarship
  • The RBC Future Launch Scholarship
  • Epilepsy Maritimes 2020 Scholarships and Bursaries
  • Sussex Health Centre Auxiliary Bursary
  • New Brunswick Federation of Labour Awards Program 2020
  • GTI Broker Group’s Leader of the scholarship Program
  • Cover Guy 7th Annual Scholarship

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