International Gateway Language Academy and College - Calgary
The Gateway to the Rocky Mountains!
The international gateway to the Rocky Mountains, Calgary is the perfect blend of a big Canadian city and beautiful scenery. It is characterized by its skyline with the Rocky Mountains in the background and the Bow River running through the city. Calgary is one of Canada’s most affordable big cities in Canada and boasts a lot of tourist attractions. You can go to the Calgary Tower for a beautiful view of the city, or go to Calgary Zoo, or experience the past at Heritage Park. You can also easily go on a bus tour to Banff, Lake Louise or Jasper to see stunning lakes, mountains and glaciers, and maybe even a bear or a moose. Whatever you are looking for, Calgary is the place where you can find it.
IGK in Calgary offers a nurturing and inclusive learning environment that prioritizes the well-being and success of all our students. We recognize the importance of providing international students with the necessary social and other forms of support to seamlessly integrate into Canadian society and thrive academically. To this end, we offer a comprehensive range of international support services.
At IGK, we understand the unique academic needs of international students, and we are committed to providing them with the guidance and support they require. Our dedicated College Counsellor is deeply passionate about student success and possesses a profound understanding of the challenges faced by international students. Additionally, there are various non-academic services available through governmental and non-governmental agencies in Calgary. For a list of counselling services and other social support resources in Calgary, please refer to the following links:
Enjoy a 360 degree view of beautiful Calgary. The tower, which is located downtown Calgary, offers an observation deck and a glass floor for those looking for a thrilling experience. This is a great place to admire the beauty of the city and take photos.
Calaway Park is the largest outdoor amusement park in Western Canada. This is a great place for those looking for adventure. Ride on rollercoasters, enjoy park performances, and watch a movie in their 3D Theatre. The park has something fun for everyone!
If you are an animal lover, you will definitely enjoy Calgary Zoo. The expansive park is home to thousands of animals. You can see lions, hippos, bears, and much more. The park-like zoo is great to walk around and explore the habitats.