Apply for undergraduate programs at one or more post-secondary institutions and request transcripts.
Industry-driven training that builds a highly skilled, internationally competitive workforce in a variety of trades and occupations.
Find out how to study in Alberta, the destination of choice for thousands of international higher education students every year.
Funding to help adult Albertans get the basic education, upgrading or English as a Second Language they need for further training or a job.
Thinking about life after high school? Explore your options and discover how other students are forging their paths.
Find out how Alberta’s post-secondary programs are approved and monitored for quality.
Helps post-secondary students throughout Alberta meet the basic costs of learning and living, so they can achieve their education goals.
Explore different ways Alberta students can get a post-secondary education or internship in another country.
Get information to help you plan your learner pathway, from applying for a program to transferring credits you have already earned.
Increasing access to affordable, high-quality education for university, college and apprenticeship students.
400 new post-secondary tech program seats were added this September to keep pace with the province’s diversifying economy.
Start planning for post-secondary
Whether you are in high school or going back to school as an adult, use these resources to help you create a learner pathway that gets you where you want to be.
Adult learning system principles
Read the 5 principles guiding our work to ensure all Albertans have the same opportunity to get a high-quality post-secondary education.
Supports for Indigenous students
The government is committed to supporting Indigenous post-secondary students in Alberta by providing campus, community, financial and transition resources.
Prepares Albertans for lifelong success through education by:
- approving programs of study
- funding public post-secondary institutions and other adult learning providers
- providing financial aid for learners
- registering and certifying apprentices
- supporting academic research and innovation
Our programs and services are driven by 3 outcomes:
- Adult learning opportunities are accessible and affordable for all Albertans.
- High-quality education, skills development and research make a positive contribution to Alberta’s economy, society, culture and environment.
- The adult learning system is accountable and coordinated.
- Jan 17, 2019
The Alberta College of Art + Design will officially become the Alberta University of the Arts (AUArts), the province’s first university dedicated to fine arts and design.
- Dec 21, 2018
This year, the government improved the post-secondary system by ensuring more Albertans get an affordable education, closer to home.
- Dec 13, 2018
Melinda Park, respected community leader and lawyer, is the new chair of the Board of Governors at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology.