Language course English in Montreal

EC Montreal (English)

Learn English in Montreal at our partner school EC Montreal, (formerly known as Language Studies Canada- LSC). The school offers both English and French courses, the latter of which can be found here. EC Montreal is centrally located with excellent links to public transport, as well as having the famed St. Catherine's Street close by, with its shops and restaurants. The institute is run by a team of experienced language teachers who will make sure you settle in straight away.

Key features of our partner English school in Montreal:

  • Validated by the Canadian government’s Educational Testing Service
  • 25 fully equipped classrooms, all with air conditioning
  • International students
  • Student resource centre with CD-ROMs and large selection of audiovisual materials
  • Enrolment control to ensure there is a good mix of language groups within the school
  • WIFI access across all buildings
  • Computer room with 30 computers
  • Start dates for beginners and open entry for other levels
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

In conjunction with the language courses LSC organises a varied programme of activities and excursions. Most of the time, when organising an activity or excursion, the school takes into account the actual cultural calender of the city, like local festivals, sport activities and cultural activities. In the summer the temperatures regularly rise to over 30°C, whereas in the winter the temperatures can drop to –10°C (or colder). But each and every season has its own charms and possibilities! Some activities are free of charge and for others you need to pay a small contribution to participate. Example activites include: Activity programme Montreal
  • Excursion to Quebec
  • Sports activities including hockey, football and hiking
  • Horse riding
  • Visits to museums and the city’s planetarium
  • Trips to the theatre and ballet
  • Salsa classes

Intensive

The intensive courses in Montreal, consist of 20, 24 or 30 lessons per week. Classes have a maximum of 15 students. Minimum course duration is 1 week.

We offer this intensive course at 7 different levels. The entrance test determines your level of English and the class you will be in. The lessons focus on listening, reading, writing and most importantly speaking. During the classes in the afternoon of the 30 hours course, extra attention is paid to a specific subject as vocabulary,  fluency, conjugating verbs or TOEFL- or IELTS-preparation.

As well as offering courses in English, the school also offers French courses and it is possible to combine these 2 languages during the intensive course.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
30
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks  
Intensive English without accommodation 330 567 804 1040 1277 1514 1751 1987 2224 2461 2697 2805 3031 3257 3483 3709 3935 4160 4386 4612
Intensive English with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 628 1005 1381 1758 2134 2511 2887 3264 3640 4017 4394 4641 5007 5373 5738 6104 6470 6836 7202 7567
Intensive English with host family, double room, halfboard 650 1048 1446 1844 2242 2640 3038 3436 3834 4232 4630 4899 5287 5674 6061 6448 6836 7223 7610 7998
Intensive English with host family, single room, halfboard 660 1069 1478 1887 2296 2704 3113 3522 3931 4340 4749 5028 5426 5824 6223 6621 7019 7417 7815 8213
Intensive English with host family plus, single room, halfboard 728 1205 1682 2159 2636 3113 3590 4067 4544 5021 5498 5846 6312 6778 7245 7711 8177 8643 9109 9576
Intensive English with residence, single room, no meals 1335 1876 2418 2959 3501 4042 4584 5125 5667 6208 6621 7151 7682 8213 8744 9274 9805 10336 10867
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks  
Intensive English without accommodation 352 610 868 1127 1385 1643 1901 2159 2418 2676 2934 3063 3311 3558 3805 4053 4300 4548 4795 5043
Intensive English with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 650 1048 1446 1844 2242 2640 3038 3436 3834 4232 4630 4899 5287 5674 6061 6448 6836 7223 7610 7998
Intensive English with host family, double room, halfboard 671 1091 1510 1930 2349 2769 3189 3608 4028 4447 4867 5157 5566 5975 6384 6793 7202 7610 8019 8428
Intensive English with host family, single room, halfboard 682 1112 1543 1973 2403 2834 3264 3694 4125 4555 4985 5287 5706 6126 6545 6965 7384 7804 8224 8643
Intensive English with host family plus, single room, halfboard 750 1248 1747 2245 2744 3242 3741 4239 4738 5236 5735 6104 6592 7080 7567 8055 8543 9031 9518 10006
Intensive English with residence, single room, no meals 1378 1941 2504 3067 3630 4193 4756 5319 5882 6445 6879 7431 7983 8536 9088 9640 10192 10745 11297
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks  
Intensive English without accommodation 381 668 954 1241 1528 1815 2102 2389 2676 2963 3250 3407 3684 3960 4236 4512 4788 5064 5340 5616
Intensive English with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 678 1105 1532 1959 2385 2812 3239 3666 4092 4519 4946 5244 5660 6076 6492 6908 7324 7740 8156 8572
Intensive English with host family, double room, halfboard 700 1148 1596 2045 2493 2941 3389 3838 4286 4734 5183 5502 5939 6377 6814 7252 7689 8127 8564 9002
Intensive English with host family, single room, halfboard 711 1170 1629 2088 2547 3006 3465 3924 4383 4842 5301 5631 6079 6527 6976 7424 7872 8320 8769 9217
Intensive English with host family plus, single room, halfboard 779 1306 1833 2360 2887 3415 3942 4469 4996 5523 6050 6448 6965 7481 7998 8514 9031 9547 10063 10580
Intensive English with residence, single room, no meals 1435 2027 2618 3210 3802 4394 4985 5577 6169 6760 7223 7804 8385 8966 9547 10128 10709 11290 11871
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   15/06/2020 - 11/09/2020 : €15 per week
Info host family:  

Special dietary requirements supplement: € 33 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

It is also possible to book full board if you are accommodated in a single room for a supplement of € 26 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
double room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges host family plus:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges residence:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €30 per week
Surcharges shared apartment with locals:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€91

Airport transfer on arrival at Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

Visa document courier fee: approx: € 61

In 2020 the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 24/06/2020, 01/07/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of € 108.

Intensive English / French

In the largest bilingual city in the world you have the opportunity to combine two languages ​​during your course. The language school in Montreal offers a unique program of either 24 or 30 lessons. You will have 20 lessons of English and respectively 4 or 10 lessons of French. For a complete immersion both the languages​​, you can choose to either stay with an English or with a French host family. This way, the emphasis during your language course is on learning English, but at the same time you can practice your French with the host family.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
30
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks  
Intensive English/French without accommodation 352 610 868 1127 1385 1643 1901 2159 2418 2676 2934 3063 3311 3558 3805 4053 4300 4548 4795 5043
Intensive English/French with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 650 1048 1446 1844 2242 2640 3038 3436 3834 4232 4630 4899 5287 5674 6061 6448 6836 7223 7610 7998
Intensive English/French with host family, double room, halfboard 671 1091 1510 1930 2349 2769 3189 3608 4028 4447 4867 5157 5566 5975 6384 6793 7202 7610 8019 8428
Intensive English/French with host family, single room, halfboard 682 1112 1543 1973 2403 2834 3264 3694 4125 4555 4985 5287 5706 6126 6545 6965 7384 7804 8224 8643
Intensive English/French with host family plus, single room, halfboard 750 1248 1747 2245 2744 3242 3741 4239 4738 5236 5735 6104 6592 7080 7567 8055 8543 9031 9518 10006
Intensive English/French with residence, single room, no meals 1378 1941 2504 3067 3630 4193 4756 5319 5882 6445 6879 7431 7983 8536 9088 9640 10192 10745 11297
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks  
Intensive English/French without accommodation 381 668 954 1241 1528 1815 2102 2389 2676 2963 3250 3407 3684 3960 4236 4512 4788 5064 5340 5616
Intensive English/French with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 678 1105 1532 1959 2385 2812 3239 3666 4092 4519 4946 5244 5660 6076 6492 6908 7324 7740 8156 8572
Intensive English/French with host family, double room, halfboard 700 1148 1596 2045 2493 2941 3389 3838 4286 4734 5183 5502 5939 6377 6814 7252 7689 8127 8564 9002
Intensive English/French with host family, single room, halfboard 711 1170 1629 2088 2547 3006 3465 3924 4383 4842 5301 5631 6079 6527 6976 7424 7872 8320 8769 9217
Intensive English/French with host family plus, single room, halfboard 779 1306 1833 2360 2887 3415 3942 4469 4996 5523 6050 6448 6965 7481 7998 8514 9031 9547 10063 10580
Intensive English/French with residence, single room, no meals 1435 2027 2618 3210 3802 4394 4985 5577 6169 6760 7223 7804 8385 8966 9547 10128 10709 11290 11871
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   15/06/2020 - 11/09/2020 : €15 per week
Info host family:  

Special dietary requirements supplement: € 33 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

It is also possible to book full board if you are accommodated in a single room for a supplement of € 26 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
double room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges host family plus:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges residence:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €30 per week
Surcharges shared apartment with locals:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€91

Airport transfer on arrival at Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

Visa document courier fee: approx: € 61

In 2020 the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 24/06/2020, 01/07/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of € 108.

IELTS

This course prepares you for the IELTS exam, for example by giving you practice exam papers. The course consists of 30 lessons per week in groups with a maximum of 18 students. The minimum course duration is 2 weeks and the maximum course duration is 12 weeks. For the best results, the language school recommends to choose either 6 or 12 weeks, depending on the level.
 

If you would like to take the IELTS exam after the course in Montreal, you would have to register on time at www.ielts.org. For more information on the IELTS examination course please click here

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 18 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
  6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 1815 2102 2389 2676 2963 3250 3407
IELTS with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 2812 3239 3666 4092 4519 4946 5244
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 2941 3389 3838 4286 4734 5183 5502
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 3006 3465 3924 4383 4842 5301 5631
IELTS with host family plus, single room, halfboard 3415 3942 4469 4996 5523 6050 6448
IELTS with residence, single room, no meals 3802 4394 4985 5577 6169 6760 7223
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees are not included in the price is approx. € 223 p.p

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €222, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharge course:   15/06/2020 - 11/09/2020 : €15 per week
Info host family:  

Special dietary requirements supplement: € 33 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

It is also possible to book full board if you are accommodated in a single room for a supplement of € 26 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
double room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges host family plus:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges residence:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €30 per week
Surcharges shared apartment with locals:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€91

Airport transfer on arrival at Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

Visa document courier fee: approx: € 61

In 2020 the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 24/06/2020, 01/07/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of € 108.

Academic year

The academic year course is a study program of 28, 32 or 36 weeks. The course consists of 20 or 24 lessons per week in groups with a maximum of 15 students. During the Academic Year program you have the possibility to prepare for the IELTS exam.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2020

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
Number of weeks:
  28 weeks 32 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic year English without accommodation 6119 6979 7840
Academic year English with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 10192 11613 13033
Academic year English with host family, double room, halfboard 10795 12301 13807
Academic year English with host family, single room, halfboard 11096 12645 14195
Academic year English with residence, single room, no meals 14812 16892 18972
Number of weeks:
  28 weeks 32 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic year English without accommodation 6721 7668 8615
Academic year English with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 10795 12301 13807
Academic year English with host family, double room, halfboard 11397 12990 14582
Academic year English with host family, single room, halfboard 11699 13334 14969
Academic year English with residence, single room, no meals 15414 17580 19746
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Academic year courses (+24 weeks) include IELTS exam preparation, but not the exam fees.

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Info host family:  

Special dietary requirements supplement: € 33 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

It is also possible to book full board if you are accommodated in a single room for a supplement of € 26 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
double room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges residence:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €30 per week
Surcharges shared apartment with locals:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€91

Airport transfer on arrival at Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

Visa document courier fee: approx: € 61

In 2020 the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 24/06/2020, 01/07/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of € 108.

One-to-one

The one-to-one English course in Montreal involves 20 private classes per week with a native speaker and is designed for those who want to optimise their study time. The aim of this program is to offer a fully personalised method of teaching designed to meet the specific student's needs and desires. As the classes are private, the student will be able to choose the schedule and content.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-one without accommodation 1241 2389
One-to-one with shared apartment with locals, single room, no meals 1539 2826
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 1560 2869
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 1571 2891
One-to-one with host family plus, single room, halfboard 1639 3027
One-to-one with residence, single room, no meals 3156
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   15/06/2020 - 11/09/2020 : €15 per week
Info host family:  

Special dietary requirements supplement: € 33 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

It is also possible to book full board if you are accommodated in a single room for a supplement of € 26 per week. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
double room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges host family plus:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €26 per week
Surcharges residence:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €30 per week
Surcharges shared apartment with locals:   single room : 14/06/2020 - 12/09/2020 : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€91

Airport transfer on arrival at Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

Visa document courier fee: approx: € 61

In 2020 the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 24/06/2020, 01/07/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of € 108.

Host family

Host family accommodation is a great way of sharing the daily life and experiences of an English-speaking family: a great opportunity to immerse yourself in local life of Montreal and practise your English in a friendly and informal atmosphere. Students can stay in a single or twin room with half board or full board. The maximum distance to the school is 60 minutes by public transport.

Executive host family

With an executive family, students can stay in a single room with half board with a private bathroom. The maximum distance to the school is 60 minutes by public transport.

Residence

The 515-residence is located at 10 minutes walking distance from the school and consists of several apartments. You stay in a  single bedroom with no meals. All apartments have a kitchen, a living room, TV, toilet, air conditioning and wireless internet. There are laundry facilities in the residence. The kitchen and showers are shared with other students. Towels and bed linen are changed weekly.

Shared Apartment with locals

The shared apartment with locals is designed for adults students (18+) who want the independence of living on their own, but with the comfort, security and safety of living with locals. You will be accommodated in a single room. Meals are not included and you can use the kitchen to prepare your own meals. The apartments are located an average commute of 40 minutes to school by public transportation. Bed linen will be provided and there will be laundry facilities.

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