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Flexible English Courses
Courses start every week, you decide the duration
- Intensive English Course
- Semi-Intensive English Course
- General English Course
- Evening Classes
Business English Courses
Practice for meetings, conference calls, presentations and job interviews
- Business Intensive
- Business Supplementary
- English plus Professional Certificate Courses
You need to contact a representative who will guide you throughout the entire application process
If you need to process a student visa, we recommend applying to the program at least two months in advance.The application process and requirements depend on many factors like the school location, program, age of the student, type of visa, etc.
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What is Kaplan?
Kaplan International is an international English institute that offers ESL courses for all students. It began in 1938 as a tutoring business established by Stanley Kaplan in his parents’ basement in New York, designed to help students prepare for university admission tests. Nowadays, Kaplan International offers ESL courses in six different countries (US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand) and caters to all kinds of students looking to improve their English skills abroad.
Why should I choose to study an English course at Kaplan?
Kaplan International has over 80 years of experience in preparing students to achieve their goals and excel in their studies, while also having one of the largest networks of English language schools in the world. In top of its long tradition, Kaplan has a wide array of English courses aimed at different types of students, so you can fully customize their experience abroad and choose a course that perfectly fits your current and future purposes. In Kaplan you will find great teachers, flexible start dates, and the best courses that can prepare you for a future position in which English is essential.
Is there a minimum age to apply for an English course at Kaplan?
The minimum age to apply for an English course at Kaplan is 16 years old for most cases. For evening courses is 18 years old and for the Classic Program is 40 years old. Finally, there are special programs for students aged between 14 and 17 years.
Do students need a High School diploma to apply? Can they apply if they are still in High School?
No, they do not need a high school diploma, as students under 18 years old are also accepted.
Is there any deadline to apply?
There's no deadline to apply, although in some cases due to visa requirements, Kaplan recommends applying a few weeks in advance. You must also keep in mind that courses might not have vacancies if you apply with too little time in advance.
How is my English proficiency level tested?
Students take a placement test the first day of class.
Do I need to submit a test score or a transcript when applying to these ESL courses?
No, your English proficiency level will be determined by the placement test. However, for the English for Academic Purposes program you must’ve taken the IELTS test beforehand and you must’ve achieved a minimum score to be able to apply.
Do I receive any certification or documents by the end of the course?
Yes, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance, detailing your level of English, dates on which you studied and your attendance percentage.
I am not a student in my home country. Can I take these English language courses with a student visa?
Yes, there is no need for you to be a student at the time of your application, as anyone can apply for these programs, as long as they meet the minimum requirements.
Can I enroll on these ESL courses with a tourist visa or a visa waiver?
Yes, and the visa you will need will only depend on the country in which you will study and the duration of the course.
What are the school’s English language levels?
In Kaplan you will find six levels of English: Elementary, Lower Intermediate, Intermediate, Higher Intermediate, Advanced, and Proficiency.
How many students are in each class?
12 students in average and 15 maximum per class.
How long is each lesson?
Each lesson lasts 45 minutes and can be held in the morning and in the afternoon. Programs usually have 20 of these lessons, plus 7 K+ sessions, and some extra lessons in case the student is enrolled on a special program.
What kind of accommodations are available?
Options include: homestay and residences partnered with Kaplan International. Moreover, students can also find their own accommodation in hotels, inns, apartments, and residences.
Can I use the school facilities?
Yes, Kaplan’s facilities and services are open for all students.
Are there any extracurricular activities?
All Kaplan centers have social programs for students to have fun. Some fees may apply, such as admission fees, transportation, food, etc.
Do I need to buy health insurance?
Depending on the country where you will study and on your visa status, you may need to obtain health insurance. Kaplan offers an optional health insurance to all students who require it. We also recommend obtaining travel insurance for extra coverage while going to and coming from Kaplan.
Do I need to buy any books?
Books and online materials are included within the tuition fees.
Is there an application fee for the English courses?
Yes, there is a registration fee which must be paid to the school during the application process. More details in the quote.
When do I pay? What are the payment methods for these ESL courses?
The tuition fee must be paid in full and in advance 30 days before the course’s start date. This can be done by credit card or bank transfer.
Are there any scholarships for the English courses?
No, there are no scholarships to study at Kaplan. However, there may be special discounts for some students. Contact us for more information.
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