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Leadership Academy

Leadership Academy students will gain leadership skills while heightening English and intercultural competencies. Blending experiential and challenge-based learning, this program actively engages students to apply their learning to actionable projects in teams with the objective of making positive change in the world, both locally and globally. Designed for students 17+ years of age with moderate English language ability.
For more information about this program please contact the Global Learning & Language Centre

English Level Equivalency: Moderate: 5.0 IELTS, TOEIC 600,TOEFL iBT 60, ability to discuss topics and ideas in English

Duration: 2 or 4 Weeks | 20 hrs/week

Program Schedule:

  • Morning: On-campus learning activities
  • Afternoon: Workshops and off-campus cultural activities


Program Dates


Join us for 2 or 4 weeks!

July 31, 2023 - August 11, 2023 (2 weeks)

August 14, 2023 - August 25, 2023 (2 weeks)

July 31, 2023 - August 25, 2023 (4 weeks)

Tuition & Fees:

2-week program       $1,300.00 CAD (includes medical insurance, bus passes for the duration of the program)

4-week program       $2,500 CAD (includes medical insurance, bus passes for the duration of the program)

Accommodation is not included.  Availability is limited. Please contact us for information.

How to Apply

Step 1. Test your English

This program is designed for students with a minimum of a low Intermediate level of English. Take our free online assessment to see whether you are ready to study with us.

Test Your English

Step 2. Agent Representation Authorization 

If you are applying through an International Recruitment Agent, your agent will give you an Agent Representation Authorization form to complete to give permission for them to help you. Submit your completed form to the GLLC from your email. If you are registering by yourself, skip to Step 3.

International Recruitment Agents: If you are interested in becoming an International Recruitment Agent for GLLC programs,  please contact international@royalroads.caIf you have an active International Recruitment Agent agreement with Royal Roads University, please ask your client to complete and submit the Agent Representation Authorization form before proceeding with the registration process.   

Step 3. Registration

The GLLC registration form can be found and downloaded here.

Email your completed registration form to the GLLC.

Step 4. Confirmation and Payment

We will send you a confirmation email with payment instructions.  After your payment for the deposit has been received and confirmed, the GLLC will send your Letter of Acceptance, which you will need to obtain your Visa (if required)

Step 5. Prepare for your Journey to Canada

Apply for the appropriate visa or study permit, if applicable.

Start arranging your accommodation early!

Take the next step

Our advisors are here by email to answer your questions and provide you with the information you need, including:

  • In-depth program details
  • Admission requirements and the application process
  • Campus and student services
  • How to prepare for your journey to Victoria

Global Learning and Language Centre