CIBT Education Group Inc. is one of the largest education and student housing investment companies in Canada, focused on the global education market since 1994. Listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and U.S OTCQX International, CIBT owns business and language colleges, student housing properties, recruitment centres and corporate offices at 45 locations in Canada and abroad. Total annual enrolment for the group exceeds 15,000 students.
Its education providers include Sprott Shaw College (established in 1903), Sprott Shaw Language College, Vancouver International College, Vancouver International College Career Campus and CIBT School of Business. Through these schools, CIBT offers business and management programs in healthcare, hotel management, language training, and over 150 career, language and vocational programs.
CIBT’s property investments are owned by Global Education City Holdings Inc., an investment holding and management company focused on developing education; related real estate such as student hotels, serviced apartments and education super centres totalling over $600 million. CIBT also owns Global Education Alliance (“GEA”) and Irix Design Group (“Irix Design”). Irix Design is a leading design and advertising company based in Vancouver. GEA recruits international students for many elite kindergartens, primary and secondary schools, colleges and universities in North America.