Language course English in Vancouver

Global Village

Our boutique-styled partner school Global Village in Vancouver is located in a beautifully renovated campus downtown in the Yaletown area, next to one of the world's finest municipal libraries. The school provides high quality language programs with over 25 years of experience and offers a social atmosphere and lively campus spirit. The media-scape furnishings are designed to optimize group work, collaboration, and social interaction.

Key features of our partner English school in Vancouver:

  • 30 fully equipped classrooms
  • 3 multi-media computer labs, 50 computers
  • spacious facilities with student lounge areas, games, etc.
  • accredited by provincial, national, and international bodies: PTA, Languages Canada, IALC
  • wide English course selection and flexible options.
  • high nationality mix
  • official Test Center for IELTS, Cambridge FCE, CAE CPE Exams.
  • high-security wi-fi
  • small classes (12-13 students on average;. 15 maximum)
  • 30 + Adult Optional Program available for older mature students

Social Programme

As part of the fully immersion programme, the school offers each month an activity programme with diverse activities and excursion on the weekends. These activities are optional and students can book these on site paying the according fee directly at the school.

Sample activities according to season are:

  • City Tour
  • Hiking
  • Museum Tour
  • Picnic
  • Pub Night
  • Paddle boarding
  • Harbour Tower Lookout
  • Cycling
  • Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Whale Watching
  • Canoeing/kayaking
  • half-day or full day excursions to: Whistler Mountain, Stanley Park, Grouse Mountain, Victoria, Rocky Mountains etc..
Activity programme Vancouver

Intensive

With the intensive course you will improve your overall English skills. You can choose between 20, 25 or 30 lessons per week (1 lesson = 50 minutes). The course has a very communicative focus and you will improve all aspects of the language such as grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing etc..

If you choose the option with 25 or 30 lessons per week,  you will receive lessons in the afternoon. These lessons consist of electives with different subjects from which you can choose, examples are:

  • pronunciation
  • writing with impact
  • speaking with power & control
Timetables of the courses usually are the following*:
  • 20 lessons per week: Monday to Friday from 08:45 AM to 12:20 PM
  • 25 lessons per week: Monday to Friday from 08:45 AM to 12:20 PM + from 1:05 PM to 2:10 PM
  • 30 lessons per week: Monday to Friday from 08:45 AM to 12:20 PM + from 1:05 PM to 3:30 PM
*timetables are subject to change
The goals of this course are to:
  • Increase your speaking, listening and conversation abilities
  • Improve your knowledge of practical grammar structures
  • Expand your vocabulary and improve pronunciation skills
  • Build your confidence to use English in a variety of settings

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
25
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  
Intensive without accommodation 354 605 857 1068 1309 1550 1792 2033 2274 2516 2757 2876 3107 3338 3569 3800 4031 4262 4494 4725 4956 5187 5418 5404
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 660 1047 1435 1781 2159 2536 2913 3290 3668 4045 4422 4677 5044 5411 5778 6145 6512 6879 7247 7614 7981 8348 8715 8837
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 670 1068 1465 1822 2210 2597 2985 3372 3759 4147 4534 4799 5177 5554 5931 6308 6686 7063 7440 7817 8195 8572 8949 9082
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 670 1068 1465 1822 2210 2597 2985 3372 3759 4147 4534 4799 5177 5554 5931 6308 6686 7063 7440 7817 8195 8572 8949 9082
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 680 1088 1496 1863 2261 2658 3056 3454 3851 4249 4647 4922 5309 5697 6084 6472 6859 7247 7634 8021 8409 8796 9184 9327
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 697 1122 1547 1931 2346 2760 3175 3590 4004 4419 4833 5126 5530 5935 6339 6744 7148 7552 7957 8361 8766 9170 9575 9734
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2454 2891 3327 3764 4157 4589 5020 5330 5689 6106 6523 6939
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 2764 3262 3760 4258 4714 5207 5701 6072 6432 6905 7379 7853
  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  
Intensive without accommodation 371 639 908 1122 1377 1632 1887 2142 2397 2651 2906 2998 3239 3481 3722 3963 4205 4446 4687 4929 5170 5411 5653 5649
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 677 1081 1486 1836 2227 2617 3008 3399 3790 4181 4572 4799 5177 5554 5931 6308 6686 7063 7440 7817 8195 8572 8949 9082
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 687 1102 1516 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481 3882 4283 4684 4922 5309 5697 6084 6472 6859 7247 7634 8021 8409 8796 9184 9327
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 687 1102 1516 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481 3882 4283 4684 4922 5309 5697 6084 6472 6859 7247 7634 8021 8409 8796 9184 9327
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 697 1122 1547 1917 2329 2740 3151 3562 3974 4385 4796 5044 5442 5839 6237 6635 7032 7430 7828 8225 8623 9021 9418 9571
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 714 1156 1598 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698 4127 4555 4983 5248 5663 6077 6492 6907 7321 7736 8151 8565 8980 9394 9809 9979
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2522 2972 3422 3872 4279 4725 5170 5452 5822 6249 6676 7102
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 2832 3343 3855 4367 4836 5343 5850 6194 6564 7048 7532 8016
  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  
Intensive without accommodation 388 673 959 1190 1462 1734 2006 2278 2550 2821 3093 3202 3460 3719 3977 4235 4494 4752 5010 5268 5527 5785 6043 5975
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 694 1115 1537 1904 2312 2719 3127 3535 3943 4351 4759 5003 5398 5792 6186 6580 6975 7369 7763 8157 8552 8946 9340 9408
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 704 1136 1567 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617 4035 4453 4871 5126 5530 5935 6339 6744 7148 7552 7957 8361 8766 9170 9575 9653
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 704 1136 1567 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617 4035 4453 4871 5126 5530 5935 6339 6744 7148 7552 7957 8361 8766 9170 9575 9653
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 714 1156 1598 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698 4127 4555 4983 5248 5663 6077 6492 6907 7321 7736 8151 8565 8980 9394 9809 9897
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 731 1190 1649 2053 2499 2944 3389 3834 4279 4725 5170 5452 5884 6315 6747 7179 7610 8042 8473 8905 9337 9768 10200 10305
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2607 3074 3541 4008 4432 4895 5357 5656 6043 6487 6930 7374
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 2917 3445 3974 4503 4989 5513 6037 6398 6785 7286 7787 8288
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€7 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Info host family:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
Info residence:  

On arrival students have to pay a deposit equal to 2 weeks rent , that is refundable in case there have not been caused any damages.

The accommodation in the residence is only possible for a minimum duration of 5 weeks and for students aged 18+.

Tourist tax:  

€54,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€69

Airport transfer on arrival at Vancouver International Airport.

If you also would like to book the transfer on the day of the departure the price for the return transfer would be € 126.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 34 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 7 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 340.

In 2020 the school is closed on:01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 01/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 25/12/2020, 26/12/2020, 28/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:

Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided.

Intensive 30+

If you are aged 30 (+) and you prefer to study together with students of your same age, then this is the perfect choice for you. This course has the same contents as the standard intensive course. The classes, however, are scheduled with an eye to keeping the mature students together.

You can choose between 20, 25 or 30 lessons per week (1 lesson = 50 minutes).

If  you choose the option with 25 or 30 lessons per week you will receive on top of the  morning lessons additional afternoon lessons, which consist of different electives which you can choose from subjects as:

  • accurate pronunciation
  • power speaking
  • active listening
  • vocabulary etc.

Timetables of the courses usually are the following*:

  • 20 lessons per week: Monday to Friday from 08:45 AM to 12:20 PM
  • 25 lessons per week: Monday to Friday from 08:45 AM to 12:20 PM + from 1:05 PM to 2:10 PM
  • 30 lessons per week: Monday to Friday from 08:45 AM to 12:20 PM + from 1:05 PM to 3:30 PM

*timetables are subject to change

Minimum age is 30 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
25
30
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€7 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Info host family:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
Info residence:  

On arrival students have to pay a deposit equal to 2 weeks rent , that is refundable in case there have not been caused any damages.

The accommodation in the residence is only possible for a minimum duration of 5 weeks and for students aged 18+.

Tourist tax:  

€54,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€69

Airport transfer on arrival at Vancouver International Airport.

If you also would like to book the transfer on the day of the departure the price for the return transfer would be € 126.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 34 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 7 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 340.

In 2020 the school is closed on:01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 01/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 25/12/2020, 26/12/2020, 28/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:

Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided.

Business English

With the Business English course you will be prepared for the world of international business where English skills have become the key to global communication. The course consists of 20 lessons general English + 5 or 10 Business electives in the afternoon, meaning a total of 25 or 30 lessons per week.  

The English for Business classes are normally small and students receive a high level of attention from the instructor to work on language with a business focus.  Students receive coaching on common means of communication, such as face-to-face work group meetings, Power Point presentations, video and tele-conferencing, email protocol, and Google group chat.

The topics of the business electives change every week, but examples are:

  • Navigating the Global World of Business
  • Marketing for Impact
  • Confident Communication & Social Skills
  • Engaging Clients with Effective Presentation


With the Business English course you will:

  • Develop effective English skills for business communication
  • Expand your English vocabulary for business purposes
  • Learn how to use English for the internet
  • Increase your confidence with formal, professional English
  • Learn about the culture of international business


Timetables of the courses usually are the following*:

  • 25 lessons per week: Monday to Friday from 08:45 AM to 12:20 PM + from 1:05 PM to 2:10 PM
  • 30 lessons per week: Monday to Friday from 08:45 AM to 12:20 PM + from 1:05 PM to 3:30 PM

*timetables are subject to change

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:
25
30
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 639 908 1122 1377 1632 1887 2142
Business English with host family, double room, halfboard 1081 1486 1836 2227 2617 3008 3399
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 1102 1516 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481
Business English with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1102 1516 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481
Business English with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1122 1547 1917 2329 2740 3151 3562
Business English with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1156 1598 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698
Business English with residence, double room, no meals 2522 2972 3422 3872
Business English with residence, single room, no meals 2832 3343 3855 4367
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 673 959 1190 1462 1734 2006 2278
Business English with host family, double room, halfboard 1115 1537 1904 2312 2719 3127 3535
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 1136 1567 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617
Business English with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1136 1567 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617
Business English with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1156 1598 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698
Business English with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1190 1649 2053 2499 2944 3389 3834
Business English with residence, double room, no meals 2607 3074 3541 4008
Business English with residence, single room, no meals 2917 3445 3974 4503
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

This course has a minimum duration of 2 weeks.

Course materials:  

€7 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Info host family:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
Info residence:  

On arrival students have to pay a deposit equal to 2 weeks rent , that is refundable in case there have not been caused any damages.

The accommodation in the residence is only possible for a minimum duration of 5 weeks and for students aged 18+.

Tourist tax:  

€54,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€69

Airport transfer on arrival at Vancouver International Airport.

If you also would like to book the transfer on the day of the departure the price for the return transfer would be € 126.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 34 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 7 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 340.

In 2020 the school is closed on:01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 01/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 25/12/2020, 26/12/2020, 28/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:

Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided.

IELTS preparation course

The IELTS Preparation course prepares students for each of the four modules of the IELTS exam and includes strategies for preparation. The classes are centered on improving language skills and intensive test practice that builds familiarity with the format of the test itself.

Students can choose between 25 or 30 exam preparation lessons. Lessons focus on each section of the exam which are speaking, reading, writing, listening and include practice tests and strategies for preparation.

The morning lessons usually focus on speaking and listening skills with test strategies while the afternoon lessons usually focus on reading and writing skills with test strategies.

Timetables are usually the following*:

  • 25 lessons:  Monday - Thursday 8:45- 2:10 + Friday 8:45 - 12:20
  • 30 lessons:    Monday - Thursday 8:45- 3:30 + Friday 8:45 - 12:20
*timetables are subject to change
This course can be taken for a duration of 4-12 weeks and a minimum level of B1 is required.

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:
25
30
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
IELTS preparation course without accommodation 1122 1377 1632 1887 2142 2397 2651 2906 2998
IELTS preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1836 2227 2617 3008 3399 3790 4181 4572 4799
IELTS preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481 3882 4283 4684 4922
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481 3882 4283 4684 4922
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1917 2329 2740 3151 3562 3974 4385 4796 5044
IELTS preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698 4127 4555 4983 5248
IELTS preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2522 2972 3422 3872 4279 4725 5170 5452
IELTS preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 2832 3343 3855 4367 4836 5343 5850 6194
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
IELTS preparation course without accommodation 1190 1462 1734 2006 2278 2550 2821 3093 3202
IELTS preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1904 2312 2719 3127 3535 3943 4351 4759 5003
IELTS preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617 4035 4453 4871 5126
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617 4035 4453 4871 5126
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698 4127 4555 4983 5248
IELTS preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 2053 2499 2944 3389 3834 4279 4725 5170 5452
IELTS preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2607 3074 3541 4008 4432 4895 5357 5656
IELTS preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 2917 3445 3974 4503 4989 5513 6037 6398
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

It is necessary to have a minimum level of B1 to participate in this course.

This course has a minimum duration of 4 weeks and a maximum duration of 12 weeks.

Course materials:  

€7 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

€211, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
Info residence:  

On arrival students have to pay a deposit equal to 2 weeks rent , that is refundable in case there have not been caused any damages.

The accommodation in the residence is only possible for a minimum duration of 5 weeks and for students aged 18+.

Tourist tax:  

€54,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€69

Airport transfer on arrival at Vancouver International Airport.

If you also would like to book the transfer on the day of the departure the price for the return transfer would be € 126.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 34 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 7 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 340.

In 2020 the school is closed on:01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 01/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 25/12/2020, 26/12/2020, 28/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:

Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided.

Cambridge preparation course

The cambridge preparation course covers all four modules of the exam: speaking, reading, writing, and listening; as well as practice tests and test preparation strategies .You can prepare for the B2 (FCE), C1 (CAE) and C2 (CPE) levels.

You can choose between 25 or 30 lessons exam preparation per week. During the morning sessions you will improve the 4 aspects needed for the exam: speaking, reading, writing, and listening while during the afternoon lessons you will take practice test and learn about strategies.

Timetables are usually the following*:

  • 25 lessons:  Monday - Thursday 8:45- 2:10 + Friday 8:45 - 12:20
  • 30 lessons:    Monday - Thursday 8:45- 3:30 + Friday 8:45 - 12:20

*timetables are subject to change

This course can be taken for a duration of 4-12 weeks. The exam can be taken at the school since the school is an offical exam center.

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:
25
30
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge preparation course without accommodation 1122 1377 1632 1887 2142 2397 2651 2906 2998
Cambridge preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1836 2227 2617 3008 3399 3790 4181 4572 4799
Cambridge preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481 3882 4283 4684 4922
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481 3882 4283 4684 4922
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1917 2329 2740 3151 3562 3974 4385 4796 5044
Cambridge preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698 4127 4555 4983 5248
Cambridge preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2522 2944 3422 3872 4279 4772 5170 5509
Cambridge preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 2832 3315 3855 4367 4836 5391 5850 6251
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge preparation course without accommodation 1190 1462 1734 2006 2278 2550 2821 3093 3365
Cambridge preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1904 2312 2719 3127 3535 3943 4351 4759 5167
Cambridge preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617 4035 4453 4871 5289
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617 4035 4453 4871 5289
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698 4127 4555 4983 5411
Cambridge preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 2053 2499 2944 3389 3834 4279 4725 5170 5615
Cambridge preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2607 3046 3541 3970 4475 4895 5409 5819
Cambridge preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 2917 3417 3974 4465 5032 5513 6090 6561
Starting dates:  

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

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

This course has a minimum duration of 4 weeks and a maximum duration of 12 weeks.

There are 4 main courses throughout the year with a total duration of 12 weeks. However, you can start on any Monday for a minimum duration of 4 weeks within the following periods:
23/12/2019-18/02/2020 => end: 13/03/2020
16/03/2020-11/05/2020 => end: 05/06/2020
08/06/2020-04/08/2020 => end: 28/08/2020
08/09/2020-02/11/2020 => end: 27/11/2020

Exam dates 2020 per level:

FCE: 13/03/2020, 09/06/2020, 30/07/2020, 27/08/2020, 01/12/2020
CAE: 14/03/2020, 10/06/2020, 31/07/2020, 28/08/2020, 02/12/2020
CPE: 12/06/2020, 02/12/2020

Course materials:  

€7 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €187, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
Info residence:  

On arrival students have to pay a deposit equal to 2 weeks rent , that is refundable in case there have not been caused any damages.

The accommodation in the residence is only possible for a minimum duration of 5 weeks and for students aged 18+.

Tourist tax:  

€54,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€69

Airport transfer on arrival at Vancouver International Airport.

If you also would like to book the transfer on the day of the departure the price for the return transfer would be € 126.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 34 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 7 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 340.

In 2020 the school is closed on:01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 01/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 25/12/2020, 26/12/2020, 28/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:

Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided.

TOEFL exam preparation

The TOEFL preparation course covers all four modules of the exam: speaking, reading, writing, and listening; as well as practice tests and test preparation strategies.

You can choose between 25 or 30 lessons per week. During the morning sessions you will improve the 4 aspects needed for the exam: speaking, reading, writing, and listening while during the afternoon lessons you improve your academic skills and twice per week take practice tests & learn more about strategies.

Timetables are usually the following*:

  • 25 lessons:  Monday - Thursday 8:45- 2:10 + Friday 8:45 - 12:20
  • 30 lessons:    Monday - Thursday 8:45- 3:30 + Friday 8:45 - 12:20

*timetables are subject to change

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:
25
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  
TOEFL exam preparation without accommodation 371 639 908 1122 1377 1632 1887 2142 2397 2651 2906 2998
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, double room, halfboard 677 1081 1486 1836 2227 2617 3008 3399 3790 4181 4572 4799
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, single room, halfboard 687 1102 1516 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481 3882 4283 4684 4922
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 687 1102 1516 1877 2278 2679 3080 3481 3882 4283 4684 4922
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 697 1122 1547 1917 2329 2740 3151 3562 3974 4385 4796 5044
TOEFL exam preparation with executive host family, single room, fullboard 714 1156 1598 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698 4127 4555 4983 5248
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, double room, no meals 2522 2972 3422 3872 4279 4725 5170 5452
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, single room, no meals 2832 3343 3855 4367 4836 5343 5850 6194
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
TOEFL exam preparation without accommodation 388 673 959 1190 1462 1734 2006 2278 2550 2821 3093 3202
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, double room, halfboard 694 1115 1537 1904 2312 2719 3127 3535 3943 4351 4759 5003
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, single room, halfboard 704 1136 1567 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617 4035 4453 4871 5126
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 704 1136 1567 1945 2363 2781 3199 3617 4035 4453 4871 5126
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 714 1156 1598 1985 2414 2842 3270 3698 4127 4555 4983 5248
TOEFL exam preparation with executive host family, single room, fullboard 731 1190 1649 2053 2499 2944 3389 3834 4279 4725 5170 5452
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, double room, no meals 2607 3074 3541 4008 4432 4895 5357 5656
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, single room, no meals 2917 3445 3974 4503 4989 5513 6037 6398
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€7 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Info host family:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
Info residence:  

On arrival students have to pay a deposit equal to 2 weeks rent , that is refundable in case there have not been caused any damages.

The accommodation in the residence is only possible for a minimum duration of 5 weeks and for students aged 18+.

Tourist tax:  

€54,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€69

Airport transfer on arrival at Vancouver International Airport.

If you also would like to book the transfer on the day of the departure the price for the return transfer would be € 126.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 34 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 7 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 340.

In 2020 the school is closed on:01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 01/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 25/12/2020, 26/12/2020, 28/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:

Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided.

One-to-one

Want to focus on a particular skill area or test module?  Have a work or study schedule which doesn’t fit in with group classes? Private Lessons offer a one-on-one concentrated learning experience  to make the most of your study time. You can book 20 private lessons per week, but it is also possible to book less lessons (prices on request).

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. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-one without accommodation 986 1870
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 1292 2312
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 1302 2332
One-to-one with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1302 2332
One-to-one with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1312 2352
One-to-one with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1329 2386
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€7 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Info host family:  

A double room can only be booked by two people traveling together.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €11 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€69

Airport transfer on arrival at Vancouver International Airport.

If you also would like to book the transfer on the day of the departure the price for the return transfer would be € 126.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 34 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 7 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 340.

In 2020 the school is closed on:01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 18/05/2020, 01/07/2020, 03/08/2020, 07/09/2020, 12/10/2020, 11/11/2020, 25/12/2020, 26/12/2020, 28/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled.

Concerning minors:

Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided.

Host Family

Do you want to stay with an English speaking family? The homestay option provides a safe, friendly and secure environment for students, while giving them the opportunity to experience and enjoy the local culture. You can choose to stay in a single or double room with half or full board. The double room option is only available for students who are travelling together. You will have your own private room with bed, desk and reading light and share the bathroom and common areas with your host family.

Host families are usually located within 35-60 minutes by publich transportation to school.

Executive Host Family

If you wish a more private option in a homestay, the executive host family is your choice. You will be accommodated in a single room with a private bathroom and private TV and receive full board.

Host Family (16-17 years)

Students under the age of 18 are obligated to stay with a host family. Students can choose to stay in a single room or double room, if they are traveling together with a friend. Students will receive half board or full board.

Residence

If you are looking for a more independent accommodation option with an international atmosphere, the residence is the perfect choice for you. The schools residence is located in downtown Vancouver and offers single and double rooms with no meals included. You will have your own room and share the common areas such as the kitchen and bathroom with other students. The residence provides great common areas to socialize with international students. The building offers furthermore a fitness centre, security 24 hours, wifi, netflix and weekly housekeeping in the common areas. Each apartment in the residence includes a fully equipped kitchen, living room, laundry facilities and bathroom which will be shared with roommates. Apartments are shared with 3-8 other students of the same gender.

Please note that you can only choose this option for a minimum of 5 weeks and from the minimum age of 18 years.

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