Study English in Vancouver Canada

Downtown Vancouver is on the edge of English Bay

Vancouver is perfect for English language students.  The English spoken here is easily understood everywhere in the world. There are a number of fine language schools that support a vibrant population of experienced English teachers.

The city of Vancouver is full of attractive shops, restaurants, theaters, and clubs.  Vancouver's natural surroundings offer a wide variety of recreational activities for all students.


English Courses in Vancouver Canada

Perhaps most importantly, Vancouver English Centre has many carefully developed courses and programs.  We offer a highly developed Core ESL Program, Business English Courses, English Test Preparation, and Summer English Programs.  Learn more about our English courses by clicking below:

English Grammar.

English Communication.

Business English.

TOEFL Preparation.

TOEIC Preparation.

IELTS Preparation.

Vacation Study Program.

Business Internship Program.


Business Internship Program

Our Business Internship Program combines English language study with a work experience program in Vancouver Canada.

Vancouver English Center offers the Business Internship Program to international English as a Second Language (ESL) students in Vancouver, Canada. Students complete work experience internships with Canadian companies after studying Business English at Vancouver English Centre. The Business Internship Program helps ESL / EFL students improve their business English and learn about Canadian business.  The Business English courses make up the first half of the Business Internship Program. The last half of the program is the work experience practicum at a workplace in Vancouver.

Why Become a Business Intern?

The practical work experience that interns gain on the job helps them learn about how Canadians do business, as well as the English language. Vancouver internships are arranged to complement the education and career interests of the interns. Practicum assignments have been successfully completed in various Vancouver organizations and companies, including banks, accounting firms, and publishers.  The Vancouver English Centre Business Internship Program runs year-round and is available to most international ESL students who have advanced English language abilities.

Although interns do not receive remuneration,  they are treated with the same respect awarded all other employees at the workplace. Terms are 8, 12 and 24 weeks.

Where are Internships Located?

Internship practicum assignments are in or near Vancouver, Canada. Vancouver is a beautiful city with spectacular scenery and a pleasant, moderate climate.  Many people believe Vancouver is the most attractive city in Canada. Vancouver English Centre is located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, near the SkyTrain station and the Vancouver public library.

"Tell me and I forget.
Teach me, and I may remember.
Involve me and I learn."

- Benjamin Franklin

What Else is Available at Vancouver English Centre?

VEC also offers TOEFL Preparation, TOEIC Preparation, IELTS Preparation, and regular ESL / EFL courses, as well as homestay accommodation and an activities program.  Younger students can also take advantage of the Vacation Study Program, which combines English courses with leisure and sightseeing activities in and around Vancouver.

More details regarding our English language programs.


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