Open doors to future possibilities! Study alongside university-bound students and challenge yourself to think, read and write critically within an academic context. This intensive 20 hour/week program will not only refine your English language skills but also deepen your academic communication, interpersonal, teamwork, problem-solving and research skills.
- Delivered in a full-time, 12-week format
- 20 hours per week of classroom instruction
- Offered 3 times per year (September, January, April)
- Designed for students with an Advanced level of English proficiency
Certificate in Advanced English Proficiency
Students who achieve 73% or higher in both courses in Advanced Academic Preparation will receive a Certificate in Advanced English Proficiency. This certificate can be used as proof of meeting the minimum English language requirement when applying for one of RRU’s undergraduate degree completion programs or most RRU graduate programs.
This program is shared with students in University Academic Preparation, which prepares students for Year 3 of RRU undergraduate degree completion programs and most RRU graduate programs. Only students who are assessed at an advanced level of English in all skill areas and who are prepared to commit 10-15 hours per week outside of class to assignments should select this program
|Program Level||English Language Equivalency|
|Level 4||IELTS 6.0|
Dates and Fees
|Advanced Academic Preparation (20 hours per week)||12 weeks||September 11 - December 1, 2023 January 8 - March 29, 2024 April 22 - July 12, 2024||*$4,500 CAD|
Homestay is a preferred choice for many GLLC students. Living with a local host family offers a unique and enriching opportunity to immerse yourself in the culture, enhance your language skills, and grow personally in a safe and supportive environment. Ready to apply for homestay or want more information? Click here.
For other options, visit the RRU Off-campus Housing page.
Our advisors are here by email to answer your questions and provide you with the information you need, including:
- Program details
- Admission requirements and the application process
- Campus and student services
- How to prepare for your journey to Victoria