VIU International students

Recent contract programs delivered in Canada

Auditor Upgrade Program

Partner: National Audit Office
People’s Republic of China

  • 11 months
  • English for Special Purposes, accounting and auditing
  • practicum placements

Development, Organization, and Management of Adult Training Centres

Partner: Romania

  • 1 week
  • labour market needs development
  • private/public partnership development

Partner: Ministry of Religious Affairs, Indonesia

  • 6 weeks
  • classroom lectures, school visits, and cultural activities

City Engineering Maintenance and Management

Partner: City Engineering Maintenance and Management Division
People’s Republic of China

  • 1 week
  • visit city facilities including City Hall, Sewage Treatment Plant, Fire Station, and Hydro facilities

Recent contract programs delivered internationally

English Language Program Development

Partner: Senior High School

  • 17 weeks
  • feasibility study
  • Train-the-Trainer program development and delivery

Partners in International Development

VIU has established partnerships with colleges, universities and agencies around the world to deliver effective, results-based international development projects. We have experience leading and partnering in a range of small and large projects funded through the World Bank and regional development banks (IDB, ADB, etc.), national, state and local governments and agencies, international and local non-governmental organizations (NGO's). VIU has also a strong relationship with the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).

Examples of Development Projects

  • Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Forestry and Horticulture Technology Transfer/Forest Resource Management
  • Water Quality Assessment
  • Curriculum Development
  • Training in School Management