How to Apply

How to Apply

The College of New Caledonia offers programs through three semesters in each calendar year. Intake dates are in January, May and September.

It is best to apply at least six months before the semester you plan to attend. However, applications are accepted until the start date of each semester, provided seats are available in the program for which you apply.

To apply for admission, you must meet the following requirements:

Certificate, Diploma, Associate Degree, University Transfer or Post-Diploma programs:

  • Provide a scanned copy of your passport data pages.
  • Provide scanned originals of your secondary school graduation transcripts or mark sheets and any college or university transcripts for post-diploma programs. All documents must be accompanied by a notarized, official translation into English where applicable.
  • Provide proof of English Language Proficiency either a minimum TOEFL score of 80 (IBT), an IELTS score of 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 or equivalent as determined by the College of New Caledonia or have completed CNC’s English for Academic Purposes. More information about TOEFL and IELTS requirements can be found here.

English as a Second Language program:

  • Provide a scanned copy of your passport data pages.
  • Provide scanned original copies of your secondary school and post-secondary or degree program transcripts or mark sheets and completion certificate

Admission requirements for the College of New Caledonia depend upon your home country and your current level of education. Some programs may require additional documents such as a portfolio, writing samples, questionnaires, etc. View the program pages for detailed information on admission requirements and additional requirements where applicable.

Your application processes

Thank you for your interest in the College of New Caledonia.

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Applications received online will be given priority processing.

Full instructions on how to complete an online application are available in this step-by-step document.

If you are unable to access our online process, please submit a paper application using the following application process: Paper Application Process