Academic English Programs - English for Academic study - ELS 

Academic English Programs


If your goal is to attend a college or university, complete Level 109 or 112 of the English for Academic Purposes or Intensive English program. The certificate of completion you will earn is accepted by more than 600 colleges and universities worldwide as proof of English language proficiency required for admission.

United States

English for Academic Purposes - USA

The English for Academic Purposes program is accepting enrollments through December 10, 2018. In 2019, this program’s name will be changed to Intensive English (below). Same great program, new name. 

This program in the United States is for international students who want to attend a college or university abroad. If you wish, you can also apply for conditional admission to any of our 600+ partner institutions.

Intensive English-USA

The Intensive English program will begin on January 7, 2019 in the United States. Prior to 2019, this program was called English for Academic Purposes (above). Same great program, new name 

This program in the United States is for international students who want to attend a college or university abroad. If you wish, you can also apply for conditional admission to any of our 600+ partner institutions. 

Australia

Academic English Preparation (AEP) - Australia

Academic English Preparation AEP1, AEP2, and AEP3 is for international students looking for direct entry into higher education institutions in Australia - the AEP1 course provides you with the fundamental skills for academic study, AEP2 is recommended if you are looking to study at TAFE or vocational colleges, and AEP3 prepares you for university study. 

Canada

English for Academic Purposes - Canada

The EAP course in Canada is designed for international students who want to attend a college or university abroad. You will gain the English proficiency and study skills necessary excel in a classroom environment, and beyond. With this course, students can also apply for conditional admission to any of our 600+ partner institutions.

India

English for Academic Purposes (EAP) - India

The English for Academic Purposes program in India is designed to help you achieve your goal of studying at a college or university abroad, including an opportunity to apply for conditional admission to any of the 600+ institutions ELS partners with. This intensive English course will give international students like you the skills you need for success in an academic setting, and beyond.

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