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Tuition & Scholarships | Brewing & Brewery Operations

Domestic Students

Tuition fees are assigned on a per-credit basis and students require 62 credits to complete the program. Including student fees, books, equipment, etc., this translates to about $9,000 per year or $18,000 to complete the two-year program for domestic students. Students who receive transfer credit pay lower fees. For more detailed information on KPU student tuition and fees, visit Tuition & Fees or consult the current Academic Calendar.

International Students

For international students, the program is approximately $17,500 CDN per year or $35,000 CDN to complete the two-year program. International students must apply through KPU's Office of International Students at

Student Loans

The Brewing and Brewery Operations Diploma Program is now eligible for student loans. For more information visit


Scholarships & Awards

There are a number of awards and scholarships available to KPU Brewing students, with more being added each year. Below is a list of current awards, however, for more details visit KPU's Scholarship, Bursary and Awards Guide or click here. The Guide contains important information such as complete descriptions, awards criteria, eligibility, and application deadlines.

For details of each award listed below, click on the company name. For more information on the individual companies, click on their logo.

KPU Brewing Awards:
Barley's Homebrewing Supplies logo Barley's Homebrewing Supplies $1,000
Beer Canada Beer Canada $1,000
Four Winds logo-b Four Winds Brewing $1,000
Sleeman Brewing logo Sleeman Breweries $2,500
Trading Post Brewing logo Trading Post Brewing/John Mitchell $1,000
Tri-Cities Cask Festival logo Siris Bursary Tri-Cities Cask Festival Women of Brewing $1,500
Victoria Beer Week Society Victoria Beer Week Award $2,000


If your organization is interested in creating a scholarship award for a KPU Brewing student, please contact advancement officer Karen Hammond in KPU's Office of Advancement at Alternatively, you can contact DeAnn Bremner or Michelle Molnar at or call 604-599-2357.