Cloud Nine College and Concordia APEC Centre signed a MOU with K-Beauty Association of Korea

On June 10th, both the CEO of Cloud Nine College and the President of Concordia International APEC Center visited K-Beauty Association of Korea at the their head office in Seoul and had an official MOU signing ceremony amongst many principals of the association and held an introduction meeting followed by a Q&A session with many of the association’s principals and business partners.

K-Beuty is the biggest non-profit organization in Korea which has over 100,000 members made up of hair stylists, Skin care specialists, nail care artists, semi-permanent make-up artists and other Korean beauty related business owners. Regularly K-Beauty conducts its annual beauty competitions with over 8,000 participants and over 500 judges and 300 related business owners.  K-beauty also has many partnerships with some of the biggest beauty product production companies specific to the unique industries including semi-permanent make-up products, skin and nail care products that are internationally regarded as one of the best in the world.  With the global popularization of K-pop and K-dramas worldwide, K-Beauty plans to expand internationally with the partnership of Cloud Nine College and Concordia APEC Centre.

The MOU allows the parties to mutually promote cooperation and develop and exchange education, culture and research.  The plan also allows CNC to implement and develop Korean beauty related programs in Canada whereby enabling Korean businesses and K-Beauty members to study and gain international experiences in North America.  Cloud Nine College plans to develop new Co-op programs specializing in Korean beauty care courses with the aid of K-Beauty association members and many business owners.  This is very significant as CNC is the sole exclusive education partner with K-Beauty and allows both parties to mutual benefit in many tangible ways.

About Career Training Programs

The Co-op programs are a structured method of combining classroom-based education with practical paid work experiences that are related to the student’s academic field. Cloud Nine College Co-op programs provide students with a solid foundation with practical skills and knowledge in the field of their study. They not only give students first-hand exposure to the real work industry while they study but also enable them to become more employable upon graduation.

Cloud Nine College co-op programs are reviewed and approved by the register of the Private Training Institution Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training of British Columbia

About Cloud Nine College (“CNC”)

Cloud Nine College is a premier vocational (Co-Op) college offering a range of specialized Co-op courses and comprehensive Intensive English Programs including test preparation courses for IELTS and general and business ESL courses to international students. They coordinate their programs uniquely in such ways that students can advance their education to the next level onto universities and job opportunities.

CNC is also an online education platform offering online certificate, diploma, higher diploma and postgraduate diploma programs progressing to online and offline undergraduate and postgraduate degrees awarded by various educational institutions and Universities around the world

Cloud Nine College started as a language training institution back in 2010 and it has now expanded into providing career training programs:

  • Hotel and Restaurant Management Co-op Diploma
  • Hotel and Restaurant Management Co-op Certificate
  • International Trade and Business Management Co-op Diploma
  • Professional Sales Co-op Certificate

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About the blended program

A blended program is a method of learning that is designed to provide instructions to students partly through offline classroom settings as well as through online delivery methods. Types of online instructions include video lessons, online discussions, and other tools. Blended programs differ from online and distance education, as they require students to participate in classroom settings, various projects, organizations, and research and get involved in internships or apprenticeship.

About Concordia International University

Concordia has proven its excellence by educating students for 20 years with over 30,000 graduates and has successfully completed delivering an entire package starting from primary school education to career establishment and immigration assistance.

Concordia International University is an educational institution offering certificate, diploma, higher diploma, and postgraduate diploma programs progressing to undergraduate and postgraduate degrees locally and internationally. We have a network of colleges located in many countries (the USA, Europe, Australia, Canada, Korea, and the Philippines) and offer both online and offline courses and online-to-offline (O2O) courses. We serve as a platform university for students who are looking for a clear path into international universities and colleges at a more affordable price, at a faster pace. Through our online-to-offline program, students have an easier way of completing their courses abroad through our affiliations with a multitude of universities and colleges in Singapore, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, the United States, and many more.

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