Software Applications Specialist

Who is it for?

People with skills and an interest in: communication and customer service, problem solving and time management. Able to navigate operating systems and have some familiarity with troubleshooting and installing applications.

step 1 : Choose your school

Vanier College

821 Sainte Croix Ave, Saint-Laurent, QC H4L 3X9, Canada

step 2 : Apply

To start your application, click on the purple button below. You will be redirected to the SRAM (Service régional d'admission du Montréal métropolitain) website. This organization manages all the admission applications for the institutions that are part of the CESTM (campus of higher technical studies of Montreal). Once your application has been reviewed, if you meet the requirements, you will receive a letter of acceptance from the school offering the program of your choice. This letter will be helpful to you for the next steps of your application process.

Approximate cost of studies (per year)

  • Tuition fees: $24,720
  • Registration fee: $696


Admission requirements

  • 12 years of recognized studies
  • Be 18 years old at the time of arrival in Canada
  • Pass the English test

Duration of studies

1 year or 2 semesters (full time)


Application deadlines

  • For classes beginning on September 21st 2022: Deadline is: May 31st 2022


  • Learn the fundamental concepts of Oracle: Java, C++, Visual Basics and HTML coding
  • Able to consult with customers on software system design and maintenance
  • Acquire the skills to modify existing software in order to correct faults
  • Learn how to design or customize software for customer use with a view to maximizing operational efficiency
  • Understand how to analyze users’ needs and develop software solutions
  • Learn how to develop, create and modify general computer application software
  • Web applications developer
  • Java developer
  • Systems analyst
  • PHP developer


Obtaining a Quebec Acceptance Certificate

It is the first document to obtain when starting your immigration process. By clicking on the button below you will be redirected to a website describing all the relevant information about it.

Obtain a Quebec acceptance certificate
Obtaining a Study Permit

There is a second immigration document that you will need to obtain. After receiving your CAQ, you must apply for a Student Permit, which you can do online. This application will be forwarded to a visa office that processes all applications from your country of citizenship or the country into which you have been lawfully admitted. If you click on the button below, you will be redirected to the website where you will find all the details. By clicking on the button below you will be redirected to a website describing all the relevant information about it.

Obtaining health and hospitalization insurance

All international students must hold a valid Canadian health and hospitalization insurance plan for themselves and their accompanying dependents, or they must be covered under a valid reciprocal social security agreement. Citizens of the countries listed below benefit from a reciprocal social security agreement made with Quebec and, as such, may be covered by the Quebec health insurance board (Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec – RAMQ) in the same way as Canadians or permanent residents of Canada. The countries are: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Romania and Sweden. For more information, please consult the reciprocal agreement. All other international students must hold a health and hospitalization insurance plan. The college you will be attending will provide you with information on how to obtain this insurance and the related fees.

Confirming your acceptance and paying the tuition fees

Your letter of acceptance will explain how to complete this final step.

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