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 379 648 917 1142 1400 1659 1917 2175 2433 2691 2950 3077 3324 3571 3819 4066 4313 4560 4808 5055 5302 5550 5797 5782
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 706 1120 1535 1906 2310 2713 3117 3520 3924 4328 4731 5004 5397 5790 6182 6575 6968 7360 7753 8146 8539 8931 9324 9455
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 717 1142 1568 1950 2364 2779 3193 3608 4022 4437 4851 5135 5539 5942 6346 6750 7153 7557 7960 8364 8768 9171 9575 9717
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 717 1142 1568 1950 2364 2779 3193 3608 4022 4437 4851 5135 5539 5942 6346 6750 7153 7557 7960 8364 8768 9171 9575 9717
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 728 1164 1600 1993 2419 2844 3270 3695 4120 4546 4971 5266 5680 6095 6510 6924 7339 7753 8168 8582 8997 9411 9826 9979
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 746 1200 1655 2066 2510 2953 3397 3840 4284 4728 5171 5484 5917 6350 6782 7215 7648 8080 8513 8946 9379 9811 10244 10415
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2626 3093 3560 4027 4448 4910 5371 5702 6087 6533 6979 7424
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 2957 3490 4023 4556 5043 5571 6099 6496 6881 7388 7895 8402
  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 397 684 971 1200 1473 1746 2019 2291 2564 2837 3110 3208 3466 3724 3982 4240 4499 4757 5015 5273 5531 5790 6048 6044
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 724 1157 1590 1964 2382 2800 3219 3637 4055 4473 4891 5135 5539 5942 6346 6750 7153 7557 7960 8364 8768 9171 9575 9717
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 735 1179 1622 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724 4153 4582 5011 5266 5680 6095 6510 6924 7339 7753 8168 8582 8997 9411 9826 9979
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 735 1179 1622 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724 4153 4582 5011 5266 5680 6095 6510 6924 7339 7753 8168 8582 8997 9411 9826 9979
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 746 1200 1655 2051 2491 2931 3371 3811 4251 4691 5131 5397 5822 6248 6673 7099 7524 7950 8375 8800 9226 9651 10077 10240
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 764 1237 1710 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957 4415 4873 5331 5615 6059 6502 6946 7390 7833 8277 8720 9164 9608 10051 10495 10677
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2699 3180 3662 4143 4579 5055 5531 5833 6229 6686 7142 7599
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 3030 3577 4125 4672 5174 5717 6259 6627 7023 7541 8059 8576
  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 415 720 1026 1273 1564 1855 2146 2437 2728 3019 3310 3426 3702 3979 4255 4531 4808 5084 5360 5637 5913 6190 6466 6393
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 742 1193 1644 2037 2473 2910 3346 3782 4219 4655 5091 5353 5775 6197 6619 7040 7462 7884 8306 8728 9150 9571 9993 10066
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 753 1215 1677 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870 4317 4764 5211 5484 5917 6350 6782 7215 7648 8080 8513 8946 9379 9811 10244 10328
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 753 1215 1677 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870 4317 4764 5211 5484 5917 6350 6782 7215 7648 8080 8513 8946 9379 9811 10244 10328
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 764 1237 1710 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957 4415 4873 5331 5615 6059 6502 6946 7390 7833 8277 8720 9164 9608 10051 10495 10590
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 782 1273 1764 2197 2673 3150 3626 4102 4579 5055 5531 5833 6295 6757 7219 7680 8142 8604 9066 9528 9990 10451 10913 11026
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2790 3289 3789 4288 4742 5237 5731 6051 6465 6940 7415 7890
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 3120 3686 4252 4818 5338 5899 6459 6846 7259 7795 8331 8867
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€8 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 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 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:  

€57,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€73

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 € 135.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 37 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 8 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 364.

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 19’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation 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 approx. € 91.

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:  

€8 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 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 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:  

€57,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€73

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 € 135.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 37 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 8 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 364.

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 19’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation 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 approx. € 91.

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 684 971 1200 1473 1746 2019 2291
Business English with host family, double room, halfboard 1157 1590 1964 2382 2800 3219 3637
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 1179 1622 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724
Business English with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1179 1622 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724
Business English with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1200 1655 2051 2491 2931 3371 3811
Business English with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1237 1710 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957
Business English with residence, double room, no meals 2699 3180 3662 4143
Business English with residence, single room, no meals 3030 3577 4125 4672
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 720 1026 1273 1564 1855 2146 2437
Business English with host family, double room, halfboard 1193 1644 2037 2473 2910 3346 3782
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 1215 1677 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870
Business English with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1215 1677 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870
Business English with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1237 1710 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957
Business English with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1273 1764 2197 2673 3150 3626 4102
Business English with residence, double room, no meals 2790 3289 3789 4288
Business English with residence, single room, no meals 3120 3686 4252 4818
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

This course has a minimum duration of 2 weeks.

Course materials:  

€8 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 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 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:  

€57,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€73

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 € 135.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 37 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 8 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 364.

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 19’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation 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 approx. € 91.

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 1200 1473 1746 2019 2291 2564 2837 3110 3208
IELTS preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1964 2382 2800 3219 3637 4055 4473 4891 5135
IELTS preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724 4153 4582 5011 5266
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724 4153 4582 5011 5266
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 2051 2491 2931 3371 3811 4251 4691 5131 5397
IELTS preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957 4415 4873 5331 5615
IELTS preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2699 3180 3662 4143 4579 5055 5531 5833
IELTS preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 3030 3577 4125 4672 5174 5717 6259 6627
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
IELTS preparation course without accommodation 1273 1564 1855 2146 2437 2728 3019 3310 3426
IELTS preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 2037 2473 2910 3346 3782 4219 4655 5091 5353
IELTS preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870 4317 4764 5211 5484
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870 4317 4764 5211 5484
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957 4415 4873 5331 5615
IELTS preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 2197 2673 3150 3626 4102 4579 5055 5531 5833
IELTS preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2790 3289 3789 4288 4742 5237 5731 6051
IELTS preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 3120 3686 4252 4818 5338 5899 6459 6846
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:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

€225, 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 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 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:  

€57,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€73

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 € 135.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 37 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 8 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 364.

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 19’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation 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 approx. € 91.

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 1200 1473 1746 2019 2291 2564 2837 3110 3208
Cambridge preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1964 2382 2800 3219 3637 4055 4473 4891 5135
Cambridge preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724 4153 4582 5011 5266
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724 4153 4582 5011 5266
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 2051 2491 2931 3371 3811 4251 4691 5131 5397
Cambridge preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957 4415 4873 5331 5615
Cambridge preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2699 3150 3662 4143 4579 5106 5531 5894
Cambridge preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 3030 3547 4125 4672 5174 5768 6259 6688
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge preparation course without accommodation 1273 1564 1855 2146 2437 2728 3019 3310 3600
Cambridge preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 2037 2473 2910 3346 3782 4219 4655 5091 5528
Cambridge preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870 4317 4764 5211 5659
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870 4317 4764 5211 5659
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957 4415 4873 5331 5790
Cambridge preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 2197 2673 3150 3626 4102 4579 5055 5531 6008
Cambridge preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2790 3259 3789 4248 4788 5237 5787 6226
Cambridge preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 3120 3656 4252 4777 5384 5899 6515 7020
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:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €200, 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 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 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:  

€57,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€73

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 € 135.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 37 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 8 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 364.

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 19’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation 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 approx. € 91.

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 397 684 971 1200 1473 1746 2019 2291 2564 2837 3110 3208
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, double room, halfboard 724 1157 1590 1964 2382 2800 3219 3637 4055 4473 4891 5135
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, single room, halfboard 735 1179 1622 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724 4153 4582 5011 5266
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 735 1179 1622 2008 2437 2866 3295 3724 4153 4582 5011 5266
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 746 1200 1655 2051 2491 2931 3371 3811 4251 4691 5131 5397
TOEFL exam preparation with executive host family, single room, fullboard 764 1237 1710 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957 4415 4873 5331 5615
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, double room, no meals 2699 3180 3662 4143 4579 5055 5531 5833
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, single room, no meals 3030 3577 4125 4672 5174 5717 6259 6627
  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 415 720 1026 1273 1564 1855 2146 2437 2728 3019 3310 3426
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, double room, halfboard 742 1193 1644 2037 2473 2910 3346 3782 4219 4655 5091 5353
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, single room, halfboard 753 1215 1677 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870 4317 4764 5211 5484
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 753 1215 1677 2080 2528 2975 3422 3870 4317 4764 5211 5484
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 764 1237 1710 2124 2582 3040 3499 3957 4415 4873 5331 5615
TOEFL exam preparation with executive host family, single room, fullboard 782 1273 1764 2197 2673 3150 3626 4102 4579 5055 5531 5833
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, double room, no meals 2790 3289 3789 4288 4742 5237 5731 6051
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, single room, no meals 3120 3686 4252 4818 5338 5899 6459 6846
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€8 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 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 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:  

€57,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€73

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 € 135.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 37 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 8 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 364.

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 19’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation 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 approx. € 91.

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 1055 2000
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 1382 2473
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 1393 2495
One-to-one with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1393 2495
One-to-one with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1404 2517
One-to-one with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1422 2553
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€8 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 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Surcharges host family (16-17 years):   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
half board → full board : €8 per week
Transfer:  

€73

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 € 135.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 37 per way.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
Course material is not included and costs € 8 per week.
If you need an acceptance letter, the school charges a deposit of € 364.

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 19’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; homestay accommodation 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 approx. € 91.

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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