A Warm Welcome
RED Academy is a technology, digital design & marketing school and community with programs carefully created to meet the needs of a rapidly evolving tech and digital world. Our teaching is centered around world-class, cutting-edge curriculum and industry connections in Vancouver.
Are You Ready To Redesign Your Life?
All our students work on real projects, with real clients and all our students are invited to make the most out of our industry connections with networking opportunities throughout the course. We are proud to say we have 1,200+ RED graduates in the industry already, at the likes of Amazon, Vodafone, The Times, IBM, Samsung and many, many more. We focus our teaching subjects around skills that the global technology industry needs the most.
Train for several types of junior positions in social media, search engine optimization, data analysis, paid advertising and content marketing with our digital marketing curriculum. You’ll learn the required skills and use the necessary tools to create digital marketing strategies. Experienced industry professionals keep up with the latest trends and teach the most current topics.
UI & UX Design
Our design curriculum will help you start a career as a Junior User Interface (UI) or User Experience (UX) Designer. You’ll learn the necessary skills and cover a wide range of topics including branding, typography, prototyping and more. You’ll also work with industry-relevant software including Sketch and InVision. Experienced industry professionals will support you in kickstarting your design career.
Web & App Development
More than just an overseas education
All RED students are part of the RED family, which means access to amazing resources to help students hit the ground running with their lives in Canada. Whether that’s helping you find a place to live, or the best places to unwind on a Friday night, our team has got you covered! Take part in social events and guest speakers at the school, and field trips to explore the city. You’ll have tons of opportunities to get to know the city, make new friends and broaden your network.
Want to find out more about our requirements?
We know moving overseas can be stressful. Our team is here to help every step of the way, so please do not hesitate to contact us at any time. In the meantime we’ve put together some helpful information on language and visa requirements.
Once you arrive, look forward to orientation week. Check out the school, meet the instructors, hang out with incoming students and explore the neighbourhood. Before you start class, get fully informed with student policies and rules of immigration. We also assist our students with the details of applying for a Social Insurance Number and Health Insurance if needed, where applicable.
How to Apply
Applying is easy. Once you have submitted the online application form, one of our admissions team members will contact you to schedule an in-person or a Skype interview. You’ll then be guided through the next steps. Visit our admissions page for more details.
Our Work-Study programs are designed to provide International Students a 48-week, portfolio-oriented curriculum taught by experienced industry professionals. The first 24 weeks are focused on teaching the latest skills and technologies in either UX Design, Digital Marketing or Web Development while allowing students to work up to 20 hours per week. The remaining 24 weeks of the program have students working in paid placement so they can get hands-on work experience in Canada’s booming digital economy.
Application Developer Professional Work-Study
UI Designer Professional Work-Study
Full-Stack Designer Work-Study
Full-Stack Developer Work-Study
Full-Stack Marketer Work-Study
UX Designer Professional Work-Study
Web Developer Professional Work-Study
Digital Marketing Professional Work-Study
Interested in finding out more?