Surrey, BC - A Top-Tier Talent Hub
Surrey is Metro Vancouver's talent hub. It’s on track to become the largest city in British Columbia, Canada in the next 20 years. Highly qualified talent is drawn by growing career opportunities and a desirable and affordable lifestyle.
An abundance of world-class, highly skilled talent is right here in Surrey
Major companies have already set up offices in Surrey, taking advantage of proximity to top talent in both Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley – a region accounting for nearly 3 million people.
Bolstering this talent pool are BC’s favourable immigration policies. Among these is the BC Provincial Nominee Program, a program that provides an express pathway for skilled workers to enter and gain permanent residency in the province.
largest city in B.C. in next 2 decades
of population 19 Years old or younger
of Surrey's workforce commutes from across Metro Vancouver
Three top universities provide a pipeline of skilled talent
Graduates from three top universities bring world-class skilled talent to Surrey’s manufacturing, technology, and service sectors.
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Simon Fraser University (SFU) Surrey
University of British Columbia (coming soon)
25 other post-secondary trade and career schools are located here, making talent recruitment easier.