Language course English in Montreal

EC Montreal

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 15 years.

Prices 2023

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Prices in  €/EUR  £/GBP  $/USD

Max. 14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
30
Starting dates:  

09/01, 16/01, 23/01, 30/01, 06/02, 13/02, 20/02, 27/02, 06/03, 13/03, 20/03, 27/03, 03/04, 10/04, 17/04, 24/04, 01/05, 08/05, 15/05, 22/05, 29/05, 05/06, 12/06, 19/06, 26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07, 24/07, 31/07, 07/08, 14/08, 21/08, 28/08, 04/09, 11/09, 18/09, 25/09, 02/10, 09/10, 16/10, 23/10, 30/10, 06/11, 13/11, 20/11, 27/11, 04/12, 11/12, 18/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€9 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   12/06/2023 - 08/09/2023 : €19 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €22 per week
double room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €26 per week
half board → full board : €26 per week
Special dietary needs : € 33 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Surcharges host family plus:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €26 per week
half board → full board : €30 per week
Special dietary needs : € 33 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €34 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Montreal (YUL) airport : EUR 87

All prices include:

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

Visa document courier fee: approx: CAD 85 / € 61

In 2023 the school is closed on: 02/01/2023, 07/04/2023, 22/05/2023, 21/06/2023, 23/06/2023, 30/06/2023, 04/09/2023, 09/10/2023, 13/11/2023, 25/12/2023, 26/12/2023. 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 CAD 150 / € 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 15 years.

Prices 2023

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

Max. 14 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 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks 33 weeks 34 weeks 35 weeks 36 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 391 682 972 1263 1553 1844 2134 2425 2715 3006 3296 3458 3737 4017 4297 4576 4856 5136 5416 5695 5975 6255 6535 6470 6735 7001 7266 7532 7797 8062 8328 8593 8858 9124 9389 9655
Intensive with host family, double room , halfboard 747 1227 1708 2188 2669 3149 3630 4110 4592 5071 5553 5903 6373 6843 7313 7783 8252 8722 9192 9662 10132 10601 11071 11197 11652 12108 12563 13018 13474 13929 14385 14840 15296 15751 16207 16662
Intensive with host family, single room , halfboard 765 1263 1762 2260 2759 3257 3756 4254 4753 5251 5750 6119 6606 7094 7582 8069 8557 9045 9533 10020 10508 10996 11484 11627 12100 12574 13047 13520 13994 14467 14941 15414 15887 16361 16834 17308
Intensive with host family plus, single room , halfboard 833 1399 1966 2532 3100 3666 4233 4799 5366 5932 6499 6936 7492 8048 8604 9160 9716 10271 10827 11383 11939 12495 13051 13262 13804 14345 14887 15428 15970 16511 17053 17594 18136 18677 19219 19760
Intensive with shared apartment, single room , no meals 876 1485 2096 2704 3315 3924 4534 5143 5753 6362 6973 7453 8052 8650 9249 9848 10447 11046 11645 12244 12843 13442 14040 14295 14880 15464 16049 16633 17218 17802 18387 18972 19556 20141 20725 21310
  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 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks 33 weeks 34 weeks 35 weeks 36 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 420 739 1058 1378 1697 2016 2335 2654 2973 3293 3612 3802 4110 4419 4727 5036 5344 5652 5961 6269 6578 6886 7194 7245 7542 7840 8138 8435 8733 9031 9328 9626 9924 10221 10519 10816
Intensive with host family, double room , halfboard 776 1284 1794 2303 2813 3321 3831 4340 4850 5358 5868 6248 6746 7245 7743 8242 8740 9239 9737 10236 10734 11232 11731 11971 12460 12947 13435 13922 14411 14898 15386 15873 16361 16848 17337 17824
Intensive with host family, single room , halfboard 794 1320 1848 2375 2902 3429 3957 4483 5011 5538 6065 6463 6979 7496 8012 8528 9045 9561 10078 10594 11111 11627 12143 12402 12908 13413 13919 14424 14931 15436 15942 16447 16953 17458 17965 18469
Intensive with host family plus, single room , halfboard 862 1456 2053 2647 3243 3838 4434 5028 5624 6219 6815 7280 7865 8450 9034 9619 10203 10788 11372 11957 12541 13126 13711 14037 14611 15184 15759 16332 16907 17480 18054 18627 19202 19775 20349 20922
Intensive with shared apartment, single room , no meals 905 1543 2182 2819 3458 4096 4735 5373 6012 6649 7288 7797 8424 9052 9680 10307 10935 11562 12190 12818 13445 14073 14700 15070 15687 16303 16921 17537 18155 18771 19388 20004 20622 21238 21856 22472
Starting dates:  

09/01, 16/01, 23/01, 30/01, 06/02, 13/02, 20/02, 27/02, 06/03, 13/03, 20/03, 27/03, 03/04, 10/04, 17/04, 24/04, 01/05, 08/05, 15/05, 22/05, 29/05, 05/06, 12/06, 19/06, 26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07, 24/07, 31/07, 07/08, 14/08, 21/08, 28/08, 04/09, 11/09, 18/09, 25/09, 02/10, 09/10, 16/10, 23/10, 30/10, 06/11, 13/11, 20/11, 27/11, 04/12, 11/12, 18/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€9 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   12/06/2023 - 08/09/2023 : €19 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €22 per week
double room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €26 per week
half board → full board : €26 per week
Special dietary needs : € 33 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Surcharges host family plus:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €26 per week
half board → full board : €30 per week
Special dietary needs : € 33 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €34 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Montreal (YUL) airport : EUR 87

All prices include:

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

Visa document courier fee: approx: CAD 85 / € 61

In 2023 the school is closed on: 02/01/2023, 07/04/2023, 22/05/2023, 21/06/2023, 23/06/2023, 30/06/2023, 04/09/2023, 09/10/2023, 13/11/2023, 25/12/2023, 26/12/2023. 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 CAD 150 / € 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 15 years.

Prices 2023

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

Max. 14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
Number of weeks:
  28 weeks 32 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 6929 7904 8880
Academic Year with host family, double room , halfboard 12416 14152 15887
Academic Year with host family, single room , halfboard 12918 14725 16533
Academic Year with host family plus, single room , halfboard 14826 16906 18986
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room , no meals 16031 18283 20535
Number of weeks:
  28 weeks 32 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 7532 8593 9655
Academic Year with host family, double room , halfboard 13018 14840 16662
Academic Year with host family, single room , halfboard 13520 15414 17308
Academic Year with host family plus, single room , halfboard 15428 17594 19760
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room , no meals 16633 18972 21310
Starting dates:  

09/01, 16/01, 23/01, 30/01, 06/02, 13/02, 20/02, 27/02, 06/03, 13/03, 20/03, 27/03, 03/04, 10/04, 17/04, 24/04, 01/05, 08/05, 15/05, 22/05, 29/05, 05/06, 12/06, 19/06, 26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07, 24/07, 31/07, 07/08, 14/08, 21/08, 28/08, 04/09, 11/09, 18/09, 25/09, 02/10, 09/10, 16/10, 23/10, 30/10, 06/11, 13/11, 20/11, 27/11, 04/12, 11/12, 18/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€9 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €22 per week
double room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €26 per week
half board → full board : €26 per week
Special dietary needs : € 33 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Surcharges host family plus:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €26 per week
half board → full board : €30 per week
Special dietary needs : € 33 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €34 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Montreal (YUL) airport : EUR 87

All prices include:

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

Visa document courier fee: approx: CAD 85 / € 61

In 2023 the school is closed on: 02/01/2023, 07/04/2023, 22/05/2023, 21/06/2023, 23/06/2023, 30/06/2023, 04/09/2023, 09/10/2023, 13/11/2023, 25/12/2023, 26/12/2023. 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 CAD 150 / € 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 15 years.

Prices 2023

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
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 2324 4548
One-to-One with host family, double room , halfboard 2679 5093
One-to-One with host family, single room , halfboard 2697 5129
One-to-One with host family plus, single room , halfboard 2765 5265
One-to-One with shared apartment, single room , no meals 2808 5351
Starting dates:  

09/01, 16/01, 23/01, 30/01, 06/02, 13/02, 20/02, 27/02, 06/03, 13/03, 20/03, 27/03, 03/04, 10/04, 17/04, 24/04, 01/05, 08/05, 15/05, 22/05, 29/05, 05/06, 12/06, 19/06, 26/06, 03/07, 10/07, 17/07, 24/07, 31/07, 07/08, 14/08, 21/08, 28/08, 04/09, 11/09, 18/09, 25/09, 02/10, 09/10, 16/10, 23/10, 30/10, 06/11, 13/11, 20/11, 27/11, 04/12, 11/12, 18/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Course materials:  

€9 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   12/06/2023 - 08/09/2023 : €19 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €22 per week
double room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €26 per week
half board → full board : €26 per week
Special dietary needs : € 33 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Surcharges host family plus:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €26 per week
half board → full board : €30 per week
Special dietary needs : € 33 per week
Special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten free or lactose free.
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 10/06/2023 - 09/09/2023 : €34 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Montreal (YUL) airport : EUR 87

All prices include:

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

Visa document courier fee: approx: CAD 85 / € 61

In 2023 the school is closed on: 02/01/2023, 07/04/2023, 22/05/2023, 21/06/2023, 23/06/2023, 30/06/2023, 04/09/2023, 09/10/2023, 13/11/2023, 25/12/2023, 26/12/2023. 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 CAD 150 / € 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.

Shared Apartment

The shared apartments "La Marq au 515" are located in the heart of downtown Montreal, just a few minutes’ walk from the language school. Each apartment consists of 3 - 5 bedrooms, a shared kitchen and lounge area and 1 or 2 bathrooms. The building offers laundry facilities, a fitness area and a student lounge.

Minimum age is 18.

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