English Language School

Academic English for Graduate Admission

The University of Alberta recruits, attracts and welcomes the best and the brightest minds to its programs. Applicants are expected to demonstrate English language proficiency as a prerequisite for graduate admission. We can help you get there.

This program is for you if:

you are looking to meet the English language requirements for Master’s or PhD program admission to the University of Alberta.

Preparing you for Graduate Studies

Students who successfully complete our EAP 550 course will meet the minimum English language proficiency requirement for admission to a Master’s or PhD program at the University of Alberta.

We strongly recommend that you:

  1. View and familiarize yourself with the university’s international admissions protocol for graduate students.
  2. Contact your prospective graduate program at the University of Alberta to verify your language proficiency requirements.

Offered every 4 months

  • 1 course: EAP 550
    14 weeks long
  • Daily schedule: Monday - Thursday
    4 hours per day – mornings or afternoons


Why UAlberta?

We are a Top 4 Canadian university and offer more than 200 undergraduate programs.

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Program policies

Important information about our policies on course transfer, refunds, and attendance.

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Housing options

Homestay (live with a Canadian host family) and on-campus accommodations.

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