2 Year – Business Management DiplomaOlds College Cohort

International students who are currently enrolled, or who have graduated from ABM College Business Administration diploma may apply for the second year offered at Olds College in the Business Management Diploma program. Each program will remain the same at both colleges, and students will have the opportunity to study in two uniquely different environments.

Year 1: Students must complete their first year of study at ABM College in Calgary, Alberta in the Business Administration Diploma program.

Please speak to a Student Coordinator for application details. 

Next Start Date:

May 7, 2018 – To be eligible for Sept 2019 start time at Olds College

Year 2: Students will complete the 2-year Business Management Diploma program in Olds, Alberta. 

Start Date: October 1, 2018
Application Open Date: October 1, 2017
Seats Available: 30

Student Resources: On-site accommodations are available


To qualify, eligible ABM students and graduates must:

  • Submit an application and provide a non-refundable $78.75 application fee.
  • Provide a copy of the following to the Olds College Office of the Registrar:
    • Interim and/or Final transcripts from ABM College
    • Documentation confirming English Language Proficiency requirements (TOEFL, IELTS, etc)
    • A copy of a Study Permit for the duration of the program

Student Resources: On-site accommodations are available

Admission Information:

– The selection process for the ABM College cohort is competitive as there are limited seats available.
– Factors that determine eligibility include grades, English Language Proficiency, and immigration status.
– Admission Letters are sent to admitted students via email.
– Admitted students are required to pay a Tuition Deposit in order to secure their seat in the ABM College Cohort.

Tuition Deposit:

– A $2,500 Tuition Deposit is required by Olds College by March 1, 2018 in order confirm a seat in the program
– An additional Tuition Deposit of $5,000 (for a total of $7,500) must be paid by May 1, 2018

Refunds:

– If an admitted student cancels their spot in the cohort prior to June 1, 2018, the tuition deposit will be refunded, minus a $1,000 cancellation fee.
– If an admitted student cancels their spot in the cohort after June 1, 2018, they will not receive any refund.
– If the college cancels the program at any time, admitted students will have all fees refunded.