Private Vocational Institutions Branch


The Private Vocational Institutions Branch is responsible for:

The administration of the Private Vocational Institutions Act

The administration of the International Education Act

  • Establishes a policy and a process for designating education providers (DEP) for international students in Manitoba or offshore
  • Protects international students attending educational institutions in the province from potential fraud and negligence
  • Promotes Manitoba's reputation as a high quality destination for international study by providing a measure of quality assurance through the International Education Act
  • Legislation
  • Legislation Summary

Designating post-secondary educational institutions and programs for student financial assistance