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 341 583 825 1027 1260 1492 1724 1956 2188 2421 2653 2767 2990 3212 3434 3657 3879 4102 4324 4546 4769 4991 5214 5200
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 635 1008 1381 1714 2077 2440 2803 3166 3529 3892 4255 4501 4854 5207 5560 5913 6267 6620 6973 7326 7679 8033 8386 8504
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 645 1027 1410 1753 2126 2499 2872 3245 3618 3990 4363 4618 4981 5344 5707 6070 6433 6796 7159 7523 7886 8249 8612 8739
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 645 1027 1410 1753 2126 2499 2872 3245 3618 3990 4363 4618 4981 5344 5707 6070 6433 6796 7159 7523 7886 8249 8612 8739
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 655 1047 1439 1793 2175 2558 2941 3323 3706 4089 4471 4736 5109 5482 5855 6227 6600 6973 7346 7719 8092 8464 8837 8975
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 671 1080 1489 1858 2257 2656 3055 3454 3853 4252 4651 4932 5321 5711 6100 6489 6878 7267 7657 8046 8435 8824 9213 9367
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2362 2782 3202 3622 4000 4416 4831 5129 5475 5876 6276 6677
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 2659 3139 3618 4098 4536 5011 5486 5843 6189 6645 7101 7557
  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 357 615 874 1080 1325 1570 1816 2061 2306 2551 2797 2885 3117 3349 3582 3814 4046 4278 4510 4743 4975 5207 5439 5436
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 651 1040 1430 1767 2143 2519 2895 3271 3647 4023 4399 4618 4981 5344 5707 6070 6433 6796 7159 7523 7886 8249 8612 8739
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 661 1060 1459 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349 3735 4121 4507 4736 5109 5482 5855 6227 6600 6973 7346 7719 8092 8464 8837 8975
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 661 1060 1459 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349 3735 4121 4507 4736 5109 5482 5855 6227 6600 6973 7346 7719 8092 8464 8837 8975
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 671 1080 1489 1845 2241 2636 3032 3428 3824 4219 4615 4854 5236 5619 6002 6384 6767 7150 7532 7915 8298 8680 9063 9210
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 687 1112 1538 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559 3971 4383 4795 5050 5449 5848 6247 6646 7045 7444 7843 8242 8641 9040 9439 9603
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2427 2860 3293 3726 4118 4546 4975 5246 5602 6013 6424 6834
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 2725 3217 3710 4202 4654 5142 5630 5961 6316 6782 7248 7713
  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 373 648 923 1145 1407 1668 1930 2192 2453 2715 2977 3081 3330 3578 3827 4075 4324 4573 4821 5070 5318 5567 5815 5750
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 668 1073 1479 1832 2224 2617 3009 3402 3794 4187 4579 4815 5194 5573 5953 6332 6711 7091 7470 7850 8229 8608 8988 9053
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 677 1093 1508 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480 3883 4285 4687 4932 5321 5711 6100 6489 6878 7267 7657 8046 8435 8824 9213 9289
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 677 1093 1508 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480 3883 4285 4687 4932 5321 5711 6100 6489 6878 7267 7657 8046 8435 8824 9213 9289
Intensive with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 687 1112 1538 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559 3971 4383 4795 5050 5449 5848 6247 6646 7045 7444 7843 8242 8641 9040 9439 9524
Intensive with executive host family, single room, fullboard 704 1145 1587 1976 2404 2833 3261 3690 4118 4546 4975 5246 5662 6077 6492 6908 7323 7738 8154 8569 8984 9400 9815 9916
Intensive with residence, double room, no meals 2509 2958 3408 3857 4265 4710 5155 5443 5815 6242 6669 7096
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 2807 3315 3824 4333 4801 5305 5809 6157 6529 7011 7493 7975
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:  

€52,00, 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:  

€66

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 € 122.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 33 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 € 328.

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:  

€52,00, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€66

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 € 122.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 33 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 € 328.

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 615 874 1080 1325 1570 1816 2061
Business English with host family, double room, halfboard 1040 1430 1767 2143 2519 2895 3271
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 1060 1459 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349
Business English with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1060 1459 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349
Business English with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1080 1489 1845 2241 2636 3032 3428
Business English with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1112 1538 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559
Business English with residence, double room, no meals 2427 2860 3293 3726
Business English with residence, single room, no meals 2725 3217 3710 4202
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 648 923 1145 1407 1668 1930 2192
Business English with host family, double room, halfboard 1073 1479 1832 2224 2617 3009 3402
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 1093 1508 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480
Business English with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1093 1508 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480
Business English with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1112 1538 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559
Business English with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1145 1587 1976 2404 2833 3261 3690
Business English with residence, double room, no meals 2509 2958 3408 3857
Business English with residence, single room, no meals 2807 3315 3824 4333
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:  

€52,00, 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:  

€66

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 € 122.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 33 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 € 328.

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 1080 1325 1570 1816 2061 2306 2551 2797 2885
IELTS preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1767 2143 2519 2895 3271 3647 4023 4399 4618
IELTS preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349 3735 4121 4507 4736
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349 3735 4121 4507 4736
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1845 2241 2636 3032 3428 3824 4219 4615 4854
IELTS preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559 3971 4383 4795 5050
IELTS preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2427 2860 3293 3726 4118 4546 4975 5246
IELTS preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 2725 3217 3710 4202 4654 5142 5630 5961
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
IELTS preparation course without accommodation 1145 1407 1668 1930 2192 2453 2715 2977 3081
IELTS preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1832 2224 2617 3009 3402 3794 4187 4579 4815
IELTS preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480 3883 4285 4687 4932
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480 3883 4285 4687 4932
IELTS preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559 3971 4383 4795 5050
IELTS preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1976 2404 2833 3261 3690 4118 4546 4975 5246
IELTS preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2509 2958 3408 3857 4265 4710 5155 5443
IELTS preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 2807 3315 3824 4333 4801 5305 5809 6157
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:  

€203, 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:  

€52,00, 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:  

€66

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 € 122.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 33 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 € 328.

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 1080 1325 1570 1816 2061 2306 2551 2797 2885
Cambridge preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1767 2143 2519 2895 3271 3647 4023 4399 4618
Cambridge preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349 3735 4121 4507 4736
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349 3735 4121 4507 4736
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1845 2241 2636 3032 3428 3824 4219 4615 4854
Cambridge preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559 3971 4383 4795 5050
Cambridge preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2427 2833 3293 3726 4118 4592 4975 5301
Cambridge preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 2725 3190 3710 4202 4654 5187 5630 6015
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge preparation course without accommodation 1145 1407 1668 1930 2192 2453 2715 2977 3238
Cambridge preparation course with host family, double room, halfboard 1832 2224 2617 3009 3402 3794 4187 4579 4972
Cambridge preparation course with host family, single room, halfboard 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480 3883 4285 4687 5089
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480 3883 4285 4687 5089
Cambridge preparation course with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559 3971 4383 4795 5207
Cambridge preparation course with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1976 2404 2833 3261 3690 4118 4546 4975 5403
Cambridge preparation course with residence, double room, no meals 2509 2931 3408 3820 4306 4710 5205 5599
Cambridge preparation course with residence, single room, no meals 2807 3288 3824 4297 4842 5305 5860 6314
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. €180, 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:  

€52,00, 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:  

€66

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 € 122.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 33 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 € 328.

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

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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 357 615 874 1080 1325 1570 1816 2061 2306 2551 2797 2885
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, double room, halfboard 651 1040 1430 1767 2143 2519 2895 3271 3647 4023 4399 4618
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, single room, halfboard 661 1060 1459 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349 3735 4121 4507 4736
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 661 1060 1459 1806 2192 2578 2964 3349 3735 4121 4507 4736
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 671 1080 1489 1845 2241 2636 3032 3428 3824 4219 4615 4854
TOEFL exam preparation with executive host family, single room, fullboard 687 1112 1538 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559 3971 4383 4795 5050
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, double room, no meals 2427 2860 3293 3726 4118 4546 4975 5246
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, single room, no meals 2725 3217 3710 4202 4654 5142 5630 5961
  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 373 648 923 1145 1407 1668 1930 2192 2453 2715 2977 3081
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, double room, halfboard 668 1073 1479 1832 2224 2617 3009 3402 3794 4187 4579 4815
TOEFL exam preparation with host family, single room, halfboard 677 1093 1508 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480 3883 4285 4687 4932
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 677 1093 1508 1871 2273 2676 3078 3480 3883 4285 4687 4932
TOEFL exam preparation with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 687 1112 1538 1910 2323 2735 3147 3559 3971 4383 4795 5050
TOEFL exam preparation with executive host family, single room, fullboard 704 1145 1587 1976 2404 2833 3261 3690 4118 4546 4975 5246
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, double room, no meals 2509 2958 3408 3857 4265 4710 5155 5443
TOEFL exam preparation with residence, single room, no meals 2807 3315 3824 4333 4801 5305 5809 6157
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:  

€52,00, 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:  

€66

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 € 122.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 33 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 € 328.

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 949 1799
One-to-one with host family, double room, halfboard 1243 2224
One-to-one with host family, single room, halfboard 1253 2244
One-to-one with host family (16-17 years), double room, halfboard 1253 2244
One-to-one with host family (16-17 years), single room, halfboard 1263 2264
One-to-one with executive host family, single room, fullboard 1279 2296
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:  

€66

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 € 122.

If you need to book an UM service there is an additional fee of € 33 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 € 328.

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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