Why Choose RDP

Why International Students Enjoy Attending Red Deer Polytechnic
  • Red Deer Polytechnic is a public polytechnic institution recognized by the Government of Canada as a Designated Learning Institution, offering programs eligible for the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program (PGWPP).
  • Small class sizes in most programs
  • Focus on hands-on, industry-relevant learning 
  • Prepares graduates for careers
  • Modern and high-quality facilities 
  • Fantastic student services, such as:
    • Counselling
    • Academic support (tutoring)
    • Library services
    • New International Student Orientation event and other events specifically for international students throughout the year
  • Lower cost of living compared to larger Canadian cities

General Inquiries for RDP's International Team