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Cooperative Education (Co-op)

‌Co-operative Education (Co-op) allows you to combine academic studies with paid work experience in a career-related field.

Through the co-op program, you can graduate with a degree, real world experience, and skills that are in demand in today’s job market. On top of that, you also receive coaching to help you ace any job interview and build a résumé that stands out. The co-op option is undoubtedly a perfect way to launch your career.

Co-op work terms are four, eight, or 12 months in duration and can be full time, part time, or a combination of both. A work placement can be as close as the UFV campus and as far away as Ontario, depending on your field of study, interests.

The co-op option is offered in many popular programs and international students with a Canadian Study Permit can apply.
For more details about Co-op program options, admission requirements and the application process, please go to the UFV Academic Calendar.

UFV presents students with a unique opportunity to grow not only as students but also as valued members of society where their contributions and participation is constantly appreciated and encouraged.

  • – Eyerusalem Abebe
  •    UFV student
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