Brescia University College

Brescia University College

Brescia University College
at Western University

London, Ontario, Canada

Change your world. Starting today.
With CultureWorks and Brescia.

CultureWorks has proudly partnered with Brescia University College for over 20 years. We help international students learn academic English to ensure success in their academic journey. When you complete the CultureWorks English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program, you fulfill all English language requirements for direct admission to Brescia.

Canada’s only women’s university, Brescia University College in London, Ontario provides a unique and inspiring learning environment for the female leaders of tomorrow.

Apply through CultureWorks – and receive
conditional acceptance at Brescia

CultureWorks has proudly partnered with Brescia University College for over 20 years. We help international students learn academic English to ensure success in their academic journey. When you complete the CultureWorks English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program, you fulfill all English language requirements for direct admission to Brescia. 

On-line and on campus EAP programs
As Brescia’s on-campus language school partner, CultureWorks gives you the opportunity to study English in a safe and fun environment, helping you make an easy transition into university life. We also offer on-line academic English classes with live classes in real time. 

Be Ready summer program
Be Ready, an intensive 6 week program offered each summer, is ideal for international students who are slightly below the minimum ESL requirements for direct admission to Brescias. In just six weeks, we’ll have you ready for your studies at Brescia!

Apply now to start your journey to Brescia with CultureWorks!

Brescia University College – inspiring the female leaders of tomorrow

Brescia University College in London, Ontario is the only women’s university in Canada. This liberal arts university was established in 1919 by the Ursuline Sisters, who set out to create a world-class postsecondary institution for women at a time when females had limited access to educational opportunities. 

Brescia offers students 25 programs from Foods and Nutrition to Business and Leadership. Brescia’s close-knit community, small class size with an average of 29 students, and supportive atmosphere create an ideal learning environment for the female leaders of tomorrow.

The Brescia Student Experience
When you become a student at Brescia University College, you are choosing to lead boldly toward defining your future. As Canada’s only women’s university, Brescia offers a unique learning environment where diversity is respected and valued. With small classes and instructors who are dedicated to your success, Brescia provides you with an impactful student experience, supporting you inside and outside the classroom.

Brescia is an affiliate of Western University, providing Brescia students with complete access to the facilities, clubs, sports, and classes at the Western campus. Graduates from Brescia receive a Western University degree.

Valuable Work Opportunities for International Students in Canada

Post-Graduation Work Permit
Students who graduate from academic programs with a two-year duration or longer are eligible for a Post-Graduation Work Permit for up to three years. The post-graduation work permit allows students who have graduated to obtain an open work permit to gain valuable Canadian work experience.

Work while you study 
It is possible to work in Canada while you are here as a student. To find out more about your eligibility to work while you study, visit: Studying and working in Canada as an international student.

Start your journey to Brescia though CultureWorks

We work with you, every step of the way. Here’s how it works:

1. You apply through CultureWorks
For students who are academically admissible to Brescia but require English language preparation, you simply apply through CultureWorks to receive conditional acceptance to your program at Brescia.

2. You receive your conditional offer
You will receive your Letter of Acceptance (LOA) to Brescia before you begin your CultureWorks program. 

3. You complete your CultureWorks program – and you’re in!
As soon as you successfully complete your CultureWorks program, you gain direct entrance into Brescia – with no IELTS or TOEFL test required! It’s that easy. 

Apply now to start your journey to Brescia with CultureWorks!

Brescia University College Highlights

  • Canada’s only women’s university
  • Clare Hall Residence opened in 2013, providing a safe, comfortable and beautiful place to live
  • International students represent 13% of the student body, from 36 countries around the world
  • Automatic entrance scholarships starting at an 80% admissions average
  • Graduates from Brescia receive a Western University degree and have complete access to Western’s excellent facilities, clubs, and sports

Popular Programs

  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Leadership Studies
  • Non-Profit Management
  • French for Teaching
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Preliminary Year Program (Co-ed)

Full Program List

Life in London, Ontario, Canada

You’ll enjoy student life in the friendly and picturesque city of London in southwestern, Ontario, located at the forks of the Thames River just 200 km (120 mi) from Toronto. The city has a population of over 380,000 and is known as a regional centre for education and healthcare. London offers a treasure trove of amenities to students, from walking trails in The Forest City to an abundance of recreation, sports, arts, and entertainment facilities.

Create your future starting today. Apply now at CultureWorks.