College Nordique

Located in Yellowknife, College Nordique is the only educational institution north of the 60th parallel to develop your language and professional skills, or pursue your post-secondary studies in French.College Nordique was founded in 2011 with a vision: to contribute to the vitality of the northern French-speaking community through quality education that fosters inclusion and linguistic and cultural diversity. Our varied programs are aimed at members of the Ténoise community and anyone who wants to learn more about the North. With us, you can pursue your post-secondary studies in French as well as your professional development, improve your language skills, or learn more about your community. You can learn on your own or in a group, face-to-face or online. Whatever your choice, you can count on our deeply rooted values of creativity, diversity, commitment and pride! And because diversity, equity and inclusion are so dear to us, the Collège team is committed to putting reconciliation in action at the heart of its programming and projects. The College Nordique, a true ally of Nordicity!

Facts and figures

Year Established 2011
Total Number of Staff 18
Number of Academic Staff 5
Number of Students 645
Focus Areas

Business Plan

The College Nordique focus on five main themes: ✶ the learning environment, ✶ links with the workplace, ✶ diversity, equity and inclusion, ✶ community collaboration, and ✶ northern development.

Fields of Study Offered Foreign languages
Child care and youth services