Language School Vancouver

Fall in love with this dazzling city with Eurocentres and become the star of your English class.
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    Live and study in the heart of Vancouver.

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    Meet locals and students from all over the world.

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    Vancouver has the highest quality of life of any city in North America.

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    Visit one of the many beaches or explore one of its 100 parks.

Study English in Vancouver

Vancouver has consistently ranked among the most beautiful and liveable cities in the world and our mission is to provide you with the highest quality academics, accommodations and social programmes while delivering a truly unique Canadian experience.
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Courses available at this school

Take a look at the courses available for this school:
  • General Language

    Gain fluency and confidence in English and 21st Century Skills while you build the transferable skill set you'll need to thrive in our increasingly connected world.
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  • English for Beginners

    English for Beginners at Eurocentres is a supportive, structured course that accommodates learners who have had very little exposure to English. Surrounded by other students at the same level as you, this course gives you the opportunity to build confidence and get to grips with the basics, step-by-step.
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  • Business English

    Business English is aimed at students who want to add a more specific focus to their language learning. If you already know you need English for a professional environment, or are thinking about entering into an international workplace, taking this Eurocentres course will give you the edge that you need in the 21st century business world.
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  • TOEFL

    25 lessons per week, including 20 morning lessons of general language improvement and 5 afternoon lessons of guided exam practice.
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  • TOEIC

    25 lessons per week, including 20 morning lessons of general language improvement and 5 afternoon lessons of guided exam practice.
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  • CAE

    A CAE course at Eurocentres prepares students to take the Cambridge English Advanced Exam, a qualification recognised by thousands of organisations across the globe.
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  • IELTS

    The IELTS exam has a very specific format with in-depth instructions and a complex scoring system. For students to achieve a high score in IELTS, it is vital that they not only have good language skills, but that they also understand the exam they will be taking.
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  • Language Semester/Year

    For bookings of 22 weeks or more, you can choose to change your school, course, or destination every 12 weeks. This provides flexibility and diverse international experiences, as well as prolonged exposure to the language of your studies.
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  • Private Lessons

    Whether you're taking exam classes or general language, adding private lessons to your schedule is a great way to improve your language skills quickly.
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  • FCE

    The Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE) is one of the most commonly attained language certificates worldwide; it enjoys an excellent reputation among many universities and companies.
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Our Students say

The teachers and staff don’t just help you because it is their job. I felt like I was in a family, every break, every week, every weekend and all the times we went on a trip together. Eurocentres is more than just a school.

Erich K. Guerra, Brazil

I think I will never forget the countless experiences that I have had in the school and with friends I made. Eurocentres is definitely a great school because of its personalised education and focus on every student’s needs.

Michelle Larios, Columbia

Eurocentres has been amazing. You learn the language in a dynamic way while you meet people from all around the world. The teachers are very good and helpful. I would definitely recommend Eurocentres, you will have a once in a lifetime experience.

Mateo Monsalve, Ecuador

About the school

Our English language school is located in downtown Vancouver. The area has an abundance of shops and restaurants, and students can enjoy the spectacular views from nearby Canada Place.

  • Official IELTS Test Center
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Modern classrooms and social spaces
  • Wi-Fi available throughout the school
  • Spacious, purpose-built facilities in downtown Vancouver
  • Computers available in independent study area
  • Average class size of 12-13 students
  • School capacity: up to 300 students

City Sights

Downtown Historic Railway 1900s interurban car

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden Haven of serenity

Gastown Oldest architecture in city Granville Island Culture, fun and food

Lonsdale Quay Market & Shops Shops, boutiques and restaurants

Vancouver Art Gallery Contemporary art and international exhibition

Yaletown Hippest shopping district

Timetable

20 lessons per week:
Monday 09:40am - 2:30pm , Tuesday to Friday 08:50am -12:40pm

25 lessons per week:
Monday 09:40am - 2:30pm + 2:40pm - 3:30pm or 3:40pm - 4:30pm,
Tuesday to Friday 08:50am - 12:40pm
+ (1 afternoon) 2:40pm - 4:30pm or (2 afternoons) 1:40pm - 2:30pm

30 lessons per week:
Monday 09:40am - 4:30pm
Tuesday and Thursday 08:50am - 4:30pm
Wednesday and Friday 08:50am - 2:30pm

How to Get There

Airport
Vancouver International Airport


Train Station
Pacific Central Station


Metro / Subway
Waterfront Station

Public transport info
1 month: CDN 81-110

Costs of Living (approx.)

  • Costs of Living (approx.)
  • Bus ride: 2.75 CAD
  • Clubbing: 10 CAD
  • Soft drink: 2 CAD
  • Coffee: 4 CAD
  • Dinner: 35 CAD
  • Fast food: 8 CAD
  • Movie: 12 CAD
  • Estimated pocket money / week: 155 CAD

Facts & Figures

Time Zone
GMT -8
Population
2 000 000

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What teachers say about the Language School Vancouver?

Your English will be picture-perfect - literally.
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Accommodation Options

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Homestay from 247 CAD (160 €) per week

  • There are a variety of homestays available to suit everyone – from families with children, to single owner occupiers, to retired couples. All of our homestay providers including professional agencies if used, have been carefully chosen, and are regularly inspected. Bedrooms are clean and comfortable and all students will be provided with a place for quiet study.
  • Laundry facilities
  • WiFi
  • Room cleaning
  • Shared facilities
  • Bedding
  • Towels

Distance to school by public transport (in minutes): 30-60

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YWCA Residence Price on request

  • YWCA Residence
    733 Beatty Street
    Vancouver, BC V6B 2M4
    Canada

  • You will have your own room and be responsible for your own meals. Some residences have university restaurant facilities nearby where you can eat at a reasonable price. Others have communal kitchens where you can prepare your own meals, although not all are equipped with crockery, pots and pans.
     
    The YWCA's location is ideal at the doorstep of Vancouver's entertainment and sports scene. Or stroll down Robson Street to the heart of downtown discovering trendy shops and restaurants.
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • WiFi
  • Private facilities
  • Bedding
  • Fridge
  • Mixed-gender floors

Distance to school by foot (in minutes): 5

Distance to school by public transport (in minutes): 15

Activities Overview

Surrounded by the sea and mountains and with a mild climate, Vancouver continually ranks among the world’s best places to live. It offers a wide range of winter, water and alpine sports. You can relax at one of Vancouver’s many beaches, wander through historic Gastown or explore one of its 100 parks.

Social Program

Our social program will help you get to know Vancouver, see all the attractions you can’t miss and meet other students from all around the world. Our program includes exciting activities and trips.

City Activities

  • Visits:

Capilano Suspension Bridge, the Granville Island Brewery

  • Outdoor sports:

Beach volleyball, cycling, ocean kayaking, rollerblading

  • Entertainment:

Dance lessons, movie and karaoke nights

  • Watch a game:

The Vancouver Canucks, BC Lions and Vancouver Whitecaps

Featured Courses

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    General English

    Gain fluency and confidence
    in English and 21st Century Skills.
    • Entry level: 2–9/A2–C1
    • Lessons per week: 20/25/30
    • Duration: 1–52 weeks
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    Gap Year

    The long-term study option that offers
    flexibility and diverse international experiences.
    • Entry level: 0-9 (A1-C1)
    • Lessons per week: 20/25/30
    • Duration: 24-48 weeks
    • Option to change school, course,
      or destination every 12 weeks
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    IELTS Preparation

    The IELTS exam certifies your English level
    and opens your doors to new opportunities.
    • Entry level: 4–9/B1–C1
    • Lessons per week: 20/25/30
    • Duration: 2–52 week
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