International Students

Modern Hairstyling & Esthetics welcomes International students!

Designated Learning Institution number (DLI #): O244926829077

Immigration Information
We are very pleased to work directly with international applicants as well as recruiting agencies in Canada or abroad to assist them and their clients with finding the best education solution. Individual international students are also encouraged to contact us whether they are in Canada or in their home country.
To apply as an international student, you must follow the information listed below to complete the application process. Please note that only completed documentation will be considered.

Passport/Visa Information
A study permit is required for any program of study that is longer than 6 months. For programs longer than 6 months all international students are required to obtain a valid study permit in order to attend Modern College of Hairstyling & Esthetics. Furthermore, the applicant’s passport must be valid for the entirety of his or her program. Once accepted, the student must provide a photocopy of the passport for his or her file.

Admission Requirements
Each program has different admission requirements. Please be sure you carefully review your program of choice’s requirements before submitting your application. This information can be found on page one of a program information package provided from our Admissions Department.

Secondary School Documentation
International students must provide their translated secondary education transcripts. Please be sure you have the transcript translated into English and evaluated by agencies who have been approved before submitting it for review (Further information below).

Academic Transcripts and Documents
Depending upon the program(s) to which you apply, a Credential Assessment Report may be required. This report allows college admissions staff to understand how education completed outside of Canada compares to credentials obtained in Canada. Contact your admissions counsellor to confirm if both your high school and postsecondary transcript evaluations are necessary.

Two organizations can assess your academic documents. Visit their websites to learn more about how to obtain a report.
International Credential Assessment Service of Canada (ICAS)
Provides general (document-by-document) assessments and comprehensive (course-by-course) assessments for both secondary and postsecondary studies.
World Education Services (WES)
Provides general (document-by-document) assessments for both secondary and postsecondary studies and comprehensive (course-by-course) assessments for postsecondary studies only.

English Language Proficiency
All applicants for whom English is a foreign language must provide proof of language proficiency. Modern College of Hairstyling & Esthetics accepts the following language proficiency tests and scores for all programs.

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)– internet-based test (iBT): minimum 80
  • International English Language Testing Services (IELTS): minimum 6.0 overall and no band below 5.5
  • Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) – 800

*Program minimums subject to change

Health Insurance Requirements
Health insurance is mandatory for all international students studying at Modern College of Hairstyling & Esthetics. You will be required to show proof of having insurance coverage prior to starting your program.

Certified Immigration Consultants
If you require assistance in completing the required documentation, please contact a certified immigration consultant here. ( Please note that you will be required to submit our Designated Learning Institution number: O244926829077.


We are currently only accepting International student applicants to our Sudbury campus.

Please send your supporting documentation to

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