NSCECE has a history of welcoming international students who come to study in Canada and provides them a rich learning experience in early childhood education. NSCECE is centrally located in the province’s capital of Halifax.

To learn more about the city and province click on the links below:
Nova Scotia


International Student Guidelines

  • Completed application
    must be submitted by June 1st for the September intake, including the $75.00 (Canadian) administration fee.
  • Transcripts, with English translation if necessary, must be included with application.
    • Academic Credential Evaluation/Transfer of Credit requests, must complete
      ACE/TC form,
      include transcript and course description(s), pay processing fee.

ESL (English as a Second Language) Requirements:

    • CLB (Canadian Language Benchmark) minimum of 7 in all areas
    • IELTS (International English Language Testing System) completion of level 6 or higher
    • TOEFEL® (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 80 or higher
    • EAP (English for Academic Purposes) program completion.
    • Applicants must submit proof of English language proficiency from a recognized provider indicating you have successfully completed one of the above ESL assessments.
    • Student Visa must be in place by August 1st for the upcoming academic year.


Helpful Links | Activities

Activities for ESL Students
Self-Study Quizzes for ESL Students
The Idiom Connection – English Idioms and Quizzes
Guide to Grammar and Writing