Intensive English Language Program (IELP)

Every year Concordia Language School welcomes hundreds of students from 55 countries around the world to study in a dynamic, full-time English language program. Concordia Language School has developed integrated-skills courses to help you build your skills in speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary through studying topics which are engaging and relevant to your needs and interests. Concordia Language School teachers are experts in second-language acquisition. Studying in this program, you will acquire the English language proficiency you need to feel more comfortable speaking English and to help you meet your academic, professional and personal goals. 


Total Duration: (26 hour/ week) - (10 weeks/ Level) - (6 Levels) 

Total Hour: 260 hour/ level - 1,560 hour in 6 levels

Tuition fees: C$ 4,995 for a 10 week course (1 level)

Application Fee: C$ 625 (non-refundable)


Students who successfully complete the Advanced 2 level with a final grade of 70% or greater, and who wish to enroll in full-time credited studies at Concordia University, will automatically meet the university's English-language proficiency requirements for undergraduate admission.


Admission Requirements: 

  • To be eligible for admission, students must be eighteen (18) years of age. Proof of age must be presented at the time of formal registration and placement testing.


Required Documents:

  • Passport ID page

  • Last transcripts and certificate of High School/ Diploma


Visa Process:

This important stage can be done either by yourself or an Immigration Lawyer (or an ICCRC Member). In both ways, STAR can help you out! 


Visitor Visa: Required for less than 6 months duration

Certificate of Acceptance of Quebec (CAQ): Required for more than 6 months duration

Study Permit: Required for more than 6 months duration


* Note: All documents must be translated in English


Students who choose Concordia's Intensive English Language Program will:

  • Learn from highly qualified teachers
  • Benefit from an outstanding collaborative learning experience
  • Develop critical skills and strategies for university study or professional careers
  • Use technology to enhance learning in class and after school
  • Receive individual support through our after-school study program
  • Make friends with students from around the world
  • Enjoy a variety of social activities and cultural excursions
  • Receive personalized attention from our professional office staff
  • Experience life in Montreal -  one of Canada's most vibrant cities
  • Reach their academic, professional or personal learning goals in a dynamic and safe environment
  • As a Concordia student, you will also have access to a wide range of student services to help you make the most of your time!

Intensive English Language Program (IELP)

  • IELP

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