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Red River College Polytechnic - Portage la Prairie

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About Red River College Polytechnic - Portage la Prairie

Red River College, Manitoba's biggest school of applied learning, with over 22,000 students delivers over 200 part-time and full-time programmes. The institution has eight Manitoba locations, world-class facilities, and a graduate employment rate of more than 95% based on their qualifications. 

The college's curriculum was developed with professionals and  current industry standards in mind, to ensure that students gain adequate professional work experience and are readily employable upon completion of their courses, with the goal of providing the highest quality and best education possible to its domestic and international students. Red River College is committed to the three pillars of sustainability: environmental, economic, and social. The college works hard to develop an environment in which every student, regardless of race, nationality, or gender, feels recognized and valued for their contributions to a diverse and inclusive organization. 

Services and Facilities 

Red River College provides a number of student services to assist students with settling in on campus, connecting with other students, and making use of the college's amenities and resources. The following are some of the services and facilities offered by the institute; Well equipped library, sports facilities, interactive classrooms, social and cultural events, 24*7 Wi-Fi etc. 


Red River College's student house is located on the college grounds. It's easy to get there by bus or on foot. RRC has something for everyone, as it provides students basic furnishings as well as high-quality, healthy, and convenient cuisine alternatives. 

Off-Campus Living: In the surrounding communities, students have a plethora of possibilities for off-campus accommodation. Students have a variety of housing options open to them, including studio apartments, paid guest rooms, and communal apartment complexes. 

There are many homestay options which are also available for the students who want to experience the Canadian way of life. The hosts of these homestays are verified and have gone through all the required criminal background checks.


Students are given prizes, bursaries, and scholarships by Red River College - Portage la Prairie to assist them in achieving their academic objectives. These prizes are designed to provide financial help to students who have shown exceptional ability in academic or occupational fields and/or who are in need of additional financial assistance.

Facts & Figures

  • 1938Founded Year

  • 22000Total Students

  • 1400Total International Students

  • CAD $ 11000Avg. Cost of Living

  • CAD $ 8k - 18kAverage Tuition Fee PA

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The admissions procedure at Red River College - Portage La Prairie Campus is rigorous and varies depending on the degree sought. When applying to colleges, several things must be considered, including the following: 

  • Students must be at least eighteen years old to be admitted to the programme. 
  • The student must have a minimum IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, or comparable test score. 
  • Transcripts from all prior academic institutions to which the student has been admitted must be valid. If students' transcripts are not in English, they must supply both the originals and translated copies.



Minimum Age

18 years

Documents Required

Original transcripts, Passport

Language Proficiency Test

  • IELTS Academic Test
  • PTE
  • Duolingo

Note: International students are examined on an individual basis, and as a result, additional entrance criteria to Red River College - Portage la Prairie Campus may be required.

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