With diversity, excellence, and innovation at our core, Trebas Institute has helped over 3,000 graduates achieve their goals of working in the film, audio, entertainment, business, and technology industries.
Through small classes taught by expert faculty, high-quality programs, and excellent facilities, you’ll leave Trebas Institute with the most contemporary skills and knowledge, enabling you to work with some of the biggest names in the industry including Ubisoft, Virgin EMI Canada, and Universal Music Group.
What makes us different?
Trebas Institute has state-of-the-art facilities in Montreal and Toronto, two of Canada’s most cosmopolitan cities. Montreal is home to many production companies, museums, and art galleries and was even voted the best student city in the world by QS Best Student Cities in 2017. Toronto also has lots of cultural hotspots for you to explore and is the business capital of Canada meaning you’ll be surrounded by some of the biggest employers in the world.
You’ll have the opportunity to stay in Canada after graduating by applying for a postgraduation work permit which can be valid for up to three years.
We’re committed to providing industry-focused programs in audio, film, music, business, technology, and event/entertainment management, all of which are taught in small classes. Our student-to-faculty ratios are 25:1 in theory classes and 3-12:1 in practical lessons, allowing you to get a personalized education and support you need to succeed in your chosen program.
Additionally, Trebas Institute is accredited by the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur (Québec), meaning you’ll receive a high-quality education that will allow you to access a range of employment opportunities. Our ACS two-year programs, which are taught in Montreal, are also accredited by the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur (Québec).
Across both campuses, you’ll have access to top-of-the-range facilities including studios, sign-out labs, and audio and filmmaking gear. You’ll also be able to use our well-equipped classrooms and student lounge.
Access to a network of industry professionals
Programs at Trebas Institute are taught by a range of professionals with extensive experience in their fields. We also have connections with a network of industry experts, many of whom you can meet at events including Canadian Music Week, Cannes Film Festival Student Internship Program, and Gala-ADISQ. You’ll also have the opportunity to undertake internships to help you prepare for your future career.
Trebas Institute offers a lifetime of career guidance, assisted by our Career Development Center. We aim to assist students in their transition from higher education into the workforce.
Our Career Development Center offers:
- Interviewing skills
- Resumes and cover letters
- Workshops (in a group setting or one-on-one)
- Job search techniques
- Personal branding on social media/LinkedIn
- Career exploration
- Career advising
- Networking and volunteer opportunities
Trebas Institute is a student-focused institution which aims to produce the best graduates possible. Our student cohort comes from over 40 different countries meaning our campus is multicultural and students receive an enriched learning experience.
The graduates we produce are a testament to the quality of our programs. Our alumni include Megadeth singer and guitarist Dave Mustaine, Grammy Award-winning music producer Mike Piersante and music producer Jeremy Harding.
In addition, 79.5% of our students secure employment within the first six months after graduating.
You can enroll on one of our programs in September, January, April, or July.
Want to find out more about what it’s like to study at Trebas Institute? Hear from some of our students:
Olivier - Film and Television Production
Steffi - Management in the Music Business
Jennifer - Management in Music Business
Marie-Pier - Film and Television Production
Andrew - Sound Design and recording
Accreditation, memberships, and affiliations
As a result of partnerships and affiliations with a number of different organizations and associations, Trebas Institute is able to provide industry-relevant programs in the areas of music, film, business, and technology. Some of our affiliations include:
- Breakfast Club
- Imagine Canada
- NACC (National Association of Career Colleges)
- Ontario Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities (MTCU)
- Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur (MES), (Québec)
- Steinberg Certified Training Center
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