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Program Comparison Help

Decision-making made easy! This tool gives you a breakdown of individual programs offered at George Brown College and how they differ from other programs you’re interested in. Use this tool to select up to 10 programs to compare, helping you make the right choice for the career you want.
Instructions:

1. Under Program Comparison, click Add a New Program

2. Search for one of the programs you’re interested in (either alphabetically, by interest or by job)

3. Click on the title of the program in the menu

4. Click Add to Comparison

5. Continue searching for programs using steps 2-4

6. When you’re done, clicking Program Comparison will give you a preview of the programs and the option to delete, add or clear all

7. Open Program Compare for more details and an easy-to-read comparison of the programs you’ve selected

Future International Students

Tuition Fees and Related Costs (Canadian Dollars)

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English for Academic Purposes

Application Fee$65  
Base Tuition Fee$2,688  
Incidental Fees (Materials, Student Association etc.)$192.35  
Health Insurance$73.22 (per 8 week session)  
Public Transportation (per year), estimated$1,500  
One time fees for first session (Student ID, Alumni)$39.75 (one time, 1st session)
Books and Supplies (estimated per session)$80  

Diploma/Certificate/Post-graduate Programs

Application Fee$65  
Base Tuition Fee*$13,520 for 2 semesters
$20,280 for 3 semesters 
Fee for co-op work term, if applicable$450 for 1 semester
Incidental Fees (student ID, student association membership, etc.)$1,500  
Mandatory Health Insurance$570.82 for one year coverage (Sep-Aug)
$388.28 for 8 months coverage (Jan-Aug)
$204.64 for 4 months coverage (May-Aug)
Public Transportation (per year), estimated$1,500  
Books and Supplies (estimated per year)$1,000-$1,200  

* Some specialized programs have higher tuition fees which will be specified on official college invoices. Click here for a list.  

Degree Programs

Application Fee$65  
Base Tuition Fee$16,500 for 2 semesters
Fee for co-op work term, if applicable$450  
Incidental Fees (student ID, student association membership, etc)$1,500  
Mandatory Health Insurance$570.82 for one year coverage (Sept-August)
$388.28 for 8 months coverage (Jan-August)
$204.64 for 4 months coverage (May-August)
Public Transportation (per year), estimated$1,500  
Books and Supplies (estimated per year, post-secondary programs)$1,000-$1,200  

 

Living Costs

Homestay Fees

Homestay Placement Fee$165
Airport Reception Fee (one way), by request only$85
Accommodation Fee for 4 weeks (2 meals, breakfast & dinner)$725
Accommodation Fee for 4 weeks (3 meals, breakfast, lunch & dinner)$775
Extra cost for Internet Access (4 weeks)$50

Other accommodation options

Toronto has a large housing and rental market that offers numerous accommodation options for students.

George Brown College does not arrange non-homestay accommodation for students. Estimated costs for privately arranged accommodation may range from $500-$1200 per month, depending on individual living situation and location.

More information about housing options can be found at: http://www.georgebrown.ca/current_students/housing/



Payment Options

Payment Schedule

You can pay your tuition fees by semester or for the full year. We do not have payment plans available and you are required to pay a minimum of one semester’s fees.

Payment Methods

Fees can be paid by

  • Credit card (MasterCard, VISA or AMEX)
  • Certified cheque
  • Money order / bank draft
  • Electronic bank transfer

Personal cheques are not accepted. Fees should be made payable to: George Brown College.

By Credit Card

Login to your account at applynow.georgebrown.ca to make the required fee payment by the deadline and accept your offer to confirm your seat. 

By Bank Transfer

This option is only available from outside Canada

Bank NameThe Bank of Nova Scotia
Bank Address44 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Account HolderGeorge Brown College
Account Number91132-04176-10
Transit Number47696-002
SWIFT CodeNOSCCATT
Routing Number026002532

Sufficient fees must be added to cover the bank charges. The sending bank may also levy a service fee. Student Name & ID should be written on the bank transfer application. A copy of the receipt from the sending bank should be sent to us, as proof of payment.

Bank transfer recognition may take up to 4 weeks.