Higher education

Activity Group: Higher education
Activity Number: 8530

This class includes the provision of post-secondary non-tertiary and tertiary education, including granting of degrees at baccalaureate, graduate or post-graduate level. The requirement for admission is at least a high school diploma or equivalent general academic training. Education can be provided in classrooms or through radio, television broadcast, Internet or correspondence.

This class includes:
  • Post-secondary non-tertiary education
  • First stage of tertiary education (not leading to an advanced research qualification)
  • Second stage of tertiary education (leading to an advanced research qualification)
  • This class also includes:
    • Performing arts schools providing higher education
This class excludes:
  • Adult education as defined in group 854