Customized Short-Term Programs

Welcome to Kwantlen Polytechnic University's Customized Short-Term Programs! Crafted with precision by KPU's International Department in collaboration with various departments, our programs are designed to cater to the individualized needs of aspiring learners. Whether you are looking to enhance your practical English language proficiency, acquire professional skills training, or address specific educational requirements, KPU is here to be your partner in success. 

In alignment with KPU's dedication to cultivating global citizens, our program goes beyond conventional education. It is meticulously structured to empower participants with the essential tools to excel in an interconnected world, fostering intercultural understanding through immersive, experiential learning opportunities. Upon completion, participants gain firsthand cultural experiences in the vibrant city of Vancouver, Canada, and become short-term students at a distinguished and accredited institution.  
What sets our program apart is its flexibility — offering customizable durations, themes, and additional services tailored to meet the unique needs of each client group. Your personalized educational adventure awaits! 


  • 2-6 weeks short-term programs
  • Variety of disciplines in accordance to KPU programs (add a link to our KPU programs)

Key Features 

  • Taught by faculty who work in industry
  • With applied learning opportunities
  • Student peer programing 
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Certificate of completion

Possible Program Activities/ Events

  • Excursions 
  • Orientation/ Welcome Party
  • Graduation Ceremony/ Farewell Party
  • Mock Interview

Application Requirements

1) English Language Proficiency Test
Duolingo Test: 65 or above/ IELTS: 4.5 or above

2) Medical and Travel Insurance
Must include health, life, and disability coverage

3) Legal Age of Participants    
Proof of guardianship is required for any students under the age of nineteen (19)

Customization Options

Customization Options

A. Flexibility in program duration 
B. Tailored content based on individual needs 
C. Personalized mentoring and support 

Sample Schedule

To learn more, please contact one of the Global Development Managers with your proposal for more information.