International Education Week (IEW) is celebrated worldwide every third week of November. Our celebrations here at NBCC coincide with those held in over 100 countries around the globe. This year's IEW provides an opportunity to showcase the cultural diversity of our wonderful international student population, highlight some of their inspiring stories, and share some of their culture.
NBCC is home to 2168 international students from 74 countries around the world. Explore the map below to see which countries are represented at the College.
In recognition of Global Education Week (Nov. 13 – 17, 2023), NBCC is teaming up with the NBCCSU to host Global Village events across six campus locations! Interested in showcasing your culture at your campus? Learn more and book your table today.
All students are welcome to attend these events. No registration required!
Permanent Residency Information Session
Join NBCC’s Immigration Advisor, Kathleen Cobb, to learn about pathways to permanent residency in Canada! Learn some of the key terminology that is used in the Canadian immigration system when discussing permanent residency and get helpful resources to continue researching your options to stay in Canada permanently. This webinar will be hosted on Tuesday, November 14th at 5:00 p.m. and will be recorded. You can register by viewing this event on your Brightspace Event Calendar.
Catch up on successes and experiences from some of our international students and alumni by visiting our stories page.
Olá, Sata srī akāla, Nǐ hǎo, Kamusta! Learn how to greet someone and introduce yourself in another language by watching one of our mini-language lesson video created by NBCC students.
Travel around the world without leaving your kitchen with these international recipes suggested by our students.
You'll want to try one of these student recommended titles the next time you wonder, "What should I watch?"
Around the world in 23 books. A student curated global reading list.
Discover famous songs that originate from some of our students’ home countries.