BCCIE is a provincial Crown corporation that supports the internationalization efforts of BC’s public and independent K-12 schools, public and private colleges and universities and language schools. It promotes international education in and for BC, to enhance BC’s international reputation for quality education, and to support the international education activities of the provincial government. BCCIE works collaboratively with the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training, partner ministries including the Ministry of Education and Child Care and the Ministry of Jobs, Economic Recovery and Innovation, and with schools, districts, and institutions 


BCCIE advances and supports international education in and for British Columbia.


BCCIE positions British Columbia as an education destination of choice and promotes two-way mobility.


BCCIE’s core commitments serve as the foundation for how we operate and how we approach and execute our work:

  • Collaboration
  • Putting people first
  • Respect