Campus Locations ch oose y our dest inat ion
Wherever your destination, see Vancouver’s scenic Victoria’s elegant
what’s in store for you in Canada! >> Mountain ranges Legislative Buildings
KGIC Vancouver Nestled in between the Paciﬁc Ocean Victoria combines West Coast splendor
and the North Shore Mountains, with Old World charm. Located on the
Vancouver makes the ideal west coast southern tip of Vancouver Island, British
stop. Voted the number one city in the Columbia’s capital is packed with tourist
world, Vancouver has every right to boast attractions, unique shopping destina-
of its cleanliness, safety, hospitality and tions, and picturesque scenery. Victoria
beauty. Famous for hiking, snowboard- houses many grand public buildings and
ing, and a spectacular natural setting; structures, with the BC legislative
whether its adventure you seek, or buildings dominating the landscape of
culture you desire; Vancouver is for you! the inner harbour. International students
It’s no wonder that Vancouver was from all over the world love Victoria for
selected to host the 2010 Winter Olym- its open, friendly atmosphere, vibrant
pic and Paralympic games. hospitality and fascinating local culture.
Did You Know
This beautiful city will be the home of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.
The famous comedian, Jim Carrey, was born in this city.
This city has approximately 95 Starbucks coﬀee shops!
In this city you can spend your day having high tea and riding a double-decker red bus.
You may even hear some British accents if you listen carefully.
This is the warmest city in Canada. It rarely snows.
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Your Success is KG IC ’s Success
Surrey’s abundant Toronto’s charismatic
green Parklands downtown core
Known as the city of parks, Surrey has all If you love arts and entertainment, KGIC Surrey
the elements of a small, close-knit town, fabulous shopping, ﬁne dining, and
oﬀering residents and visitors a beautiful fast-paced urban living Toronto is the
combination of diverse landscapes, place for you! Canada’s largest city and
abundant parks, urban forests and cultural capital is located on the shores of
pristine beaches. In addition to its Lake Ontario. Its spectacular skyline
alluring natural attractions, Surrey has features the world-famous CN Tower,
one of the most eﬃcient public transit the elegant Art Gallery of Ontario, and
systems in Western Canada, so you are the incomparable Sky Dome. In addition
never too far from the big city. As the to the engaging city life, Toronto also
biggest Suburb of the greater Vancouver oﬀers peaceful tranquility in the form of
District, Surrey provides the friendly and lakeshore trails and exquisite gardens
welcoming atmosphere many seek. and parks. Toronto is always exciting,
remarkably safe and welcoming.
There are over 400 parks in this city. It’s a great place to picnic!
This is the largest Canadian city that sits strategically beside the U.S border to the south and
the Fraser River to the north.
This city houses the CN tower that is 553.33 metres or 181 stories high. That equals 5.5
football ﬁelds standing on top of each other!! It also weighs an equivalent of 23,214
elephants – 130,000 tonnes!
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» Sailboats in Charles River
Boston, Massachusetts USA Photos Provided by: Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau
One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston has a rich economic,
cultural, and social history. Founded in 1630, the city has a deep connec-
tion to American history becoming a major shipping port and manufactur-
ing centre after American Independence. The city is the site of several
American ﬁrsts, including the ﬁrst subway system in the United States.
With strong schools such as Harvard and MIT, much of Boston’s develop-
ment has been shaped by its commitment to higher learning.
Known as a “city of neighborhoods”, Boston is distinguished by its many
diverse and vibrant neighborhoods. Oﬀering a variety of cuisine, shopping,
attractions, and culture, each community has its own personality while still Swan Boats in Boston Public
demonstrating Boston’s unique charm.
Professional sports are of great importance to Boston, with teams in four
professional sporting leagues. The renowned Fenway Park is the oldest
Major League Baseball stadiums in use. Boston is also home to one of the
world’s most famous marathons, the Boston Marathon.
Boston is a popular destination for tourists who want to sample some
delicious New England clam chowder in one of America’s oldest restau-
rants, experience one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day parades in the country
or stroll through shopping districts full of history and culture.
Zakim Bridge and Museum of Science
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C amp u s es
Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada
The leading cultural centre of Nova Scotia, Halifax oﬀers an exciting
variety of sights, attractions and people. Founded in 1749, Halifax was the
ﬁrst British town in Canada. It has the world’s second largest natural
harbour, sandy beaches, rugged shorelines and colorful gardens. The city is
home to a diverse mix of people with a friendly charm that welcomes all
You may think that life in Halifax is centered around the sea, but the city
has much more to oﬀer. The bustling downtown core of Halifax oﬀers
friendly nightclubs, charming sidewalk cafes, fantastic shopping, museums,
art galleries and several historic sites and churches. The city has the world’s Granville Mall
longest downtown boardwalk that runs for over 4 km along the magniﬁcent
Halifax is your gateway to Canada’s East Coast! You can head out of town
to nearby coastal communities for a day of hiking, camping or bird watch-
ing or enjoy the pleasure of walking along sandy shores beachcombing for
For warm Maritime hospitality, scrumptious dining, shopping, non-stop
fun and terriﬁc live music shows, Halifax oﬀers something for everyone!
Halifax Public Garden
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ESL Eng li sh as a Se con d L an g uage
My time in Canada was very well spent.
Canada quickly became a second home
where I met many great people that I will
never forget. Teachers at KGIC became like
big brothers and sisters who not only taught
me English but also were a huge influence in
my development as a woman. I will leave this
place with a sense of pride that I not only
learned English, but crossed boarders; not
only physically but mentally and emotionally
A. Class Levels
At KGIC, we have classes to suit all language levels from beginner to advanced. Regular and
English Elite accurate testing is done in each class to ensure that you are in the appropriate level. When you
have achieved a speciﬁc set of goals, you are moved up to the next class.
English Essentials B. Flexible Level Structure
KGIC also has a distinct level structure, unlike most ESL schools in Canada. It allows you to
be in diﬀerent levels at the same time according to your ability in each class. You are tested
and evaluated separately for grammar, reading, writing, listening and communications and put
in the appropriate class – from Foundations (Beginner) to Level 6 (Elite). Your class schedule is
Flexible Level Structure speciﬁcally customized to match your capability. For example, if you are stronger at speaking
you will be in a higher Communications class; if your listening skills exceed your writing
6 Elite skills, you’ll be in a higher Listening class. You can focus on developing each of your skills
according to your exact ability, instead of being in one class based on your overall ability.
C. Monthly Progress Reports
Students receive a detailed monthly progress report for all their classes. These reports let the
students keep track of their performance, including their strong and weak points.
2 High Beginner D. KGIC Student Rewards
There are a variety of ways to earn great student rewards while studying at KGIC. Recogni-
1 Beginner tion includes:
A range of contests
Rewards given out to students who show exceptional participation and communicative habits
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KGIC Levels and Equivalency
KGIC Terms Stages KGIC Levels Specialized Programs Equivalents
Available at this Level
Foundations Foundations Foundations
Completed level 2: TOEFL PBT 435; CBT 123;
English High Beginner 2 IELTS iBT 40; TOEIC 470
Completed level 3: TOEFL PBT 450; CBT 133; iBT 46;
Intermediate 3 TOEFL, PMM, EPT, EPIT-K, TOEIC 550; IELTS 3.5;
EPC, Pre-EPE Cambridge KET; CAEL 30-40
Completed level 4:
English FCE, BEDP GBE, PJP BMDP HMDP ITDP
, , , , , TOEFL PBT 500; CBT 173; iBT 61;
Advanced Advanced 4 TESOL, TESOL-I, TESOL-C, TESOL-M, TOEIC 650; IELTS 4.5; Cambridge
TESOL-P Ed. Leadership, IOMDP
, PET-FCE; CAEL 40-50
TOEFL PBT 550; CBT 213; iBT 81;
Completed level 5: TOEIC 800; IELTS 6; Cambridge
ABMDP AHMDP TESOL-A
, , FCE; CAEL 50-70
Elite TOEFL PBT 600; CBT 250;
6 iBT 100; TOEIC 900; IELTS 7.5;
Cambridge CAE; CAEL 70-90
* Please see website for detailed entry requirements
Weekly Class Schedule
BLOCK MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
Block A Grammar Grammar
Grammar Grammar Grammar
9:00 - 10:10 am * Elite Project Day * Elite Project Day
10:10 - 10:20 am Break Break Break Break Break
Block B Reading & Writing Reading & Writing
Reading & Writing Reading & Writing Reading & Writing
10:20 - 11:30 am * Elite Project Day * Elite Project Day
11:30 - 11:40 am Break Break Break Break Break
Block C Listening Listening
Listening Listening Listening
11:40 - 12:30 pm * Elite Project Day * Elite Project Day
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
Communications Communications Communications Communications Pronunciation &
& Pronunciation & Pronunciation Accent Reduction
1:30 - 3:00 pm & Pronunciation & Pronunciation
* Elite Project Day * Elite Project Day (Classes ﬁnish at 2:30
3:00 - 3:10 pm pm on Friday)
Break Break Break Break
Block E Career Prep Elective Classes Each week contains 24
3:10 - 4:00 pm Skill Development Certificate Classes
hours of core classes
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KGIC’s own ESL Materials
KGIC has its own copyright and an excellent team of curriculum developers...
KGIC has its own copyright and an excellent team of
curriculum developers who are continually developing new Listening
material and projects for the teachers to work with. • Learn how to listen for key information and take notes
• Make inferences and predictions
KGIC is one of the only ESL schools in Canada to work • Identify topics and main ideas
with the popular publisher Longman Pearson to create its • Understand implications and details
own curriculum. Our custom-made books will give you a • Synthesize and summarize information in your own words
new and exciting approach to developing your English skills.
Grammar Communications & Pronunciation
• Understand diﬀerent grammar structures and their • Learn to communicate in a variety of situations in a
functions natural manner
• Recognize how and why grammar is used in context in the • Utilize appropriate vocabulary and expressions to speak
real world with conﬁdence
• Receive immediate error correction from the instructor • Express yourself like a native speaker using proper idioms
on a daily basis • Increase ﬂuency and accuracy
• Communicative activities and written exercises to connect • Practice drilling for correct pronunciation and receive
grammar to everyday communication immediate error correction
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Language Enhancement Programs
It is so much fun using my creativity
in m writing! It is very important to
learn different expression to be a
better writer. I am writing for a
magazine, newspaper, paraphrasing,
essays, making catch phrases for
advertisings, I didn’t realize there are
so many different writing styles out
there! We don’t just write, but we
write to attract audiences with all
different techniques. I am improving
my writing every day!
PJP Module Overview Powerwriting for Journalism and Publishing (PJP)
8 week diploma program
Powerwriting for Journalism and Publishing is designed to help upper intermediate or
Introduction to the three fields of
published media and the final advanced international students enhance and advance their writing skills. The course uses
group project. modern published media (including current newspapers, magazines and blogs) as
templates to help students pursue their goal of ﬂuent written English. In particular,
Weeks 2 & 3 students will learn editing tools: practical guides to "style" (formatting) and tone (audience
Magazines and magazine
Key Skills Developed
Weeks 4 & 5 • Fluency and sophistication in written English
• A wide range of editing tools
Newspapers and newspaper • The ability to recognize tone, like sarcasm or irony, and use it
Weeks 6 & 7
Successful graduates can pursue jobs in publishing and journalism, web-editing, online
Online Publishing; in particular, blogs,
publishing, advertising, tourism, business (especially small-businesses), graphic design and
and blog reading/writing. hotel management. That is, any job that requires you to mediate between native and
non-native speakers through writing.
Completion and presentation of TOEFL: CBT 173/PBT 500/ iBT 61; TOEIC: 650; or completed English Advanced
Group Projects; review.
Level 4 at KGIC. Any equivalent recognized international test score or a pass on our
entrance exam. Interview required.
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In EPC, I have learned how to give
presentations, write resumes and
many other practical skills. One
day I will be involved in advertising
and I will need to do presentations
confidently. This course has
increased my confidence and I am
not scared anymore to speak in
front of an audience. My speaking
has improved. We have also
learned business terms, how to
apply for jobs and write resumes. I
will use it to apply to an interna-
English for Professional Careers (EPC) EPC Module Overview
4 week certiﬁcate program
English for Professional Careers is a month-long course which prepares students for An introduction to trends
success at our aﬃliate KGIBC campus. The focus is on building conﬁdence in speaking, 01 in the work world
writing and pronunciation, with a business theme throughout.
Key Skills Developed WEEK Presentation skills and
• Presentations and public speaking
• Professional writing such as essays, cover letters, resumes, business letters and emails
02 essential communication
• Familiarity with business concepts and skills such as interviews, negotiating, debates,
group discussion and meetings WEEK
Professional writing skills
Career Opportunities 03
Successful graduates can pursue jobs in marketing, entrepreneurship, teaching, sales, and
political leadership. Successful graduates can work in any ﬁeld that requires conﬁdence in
English, team work and strong interpersonal skills. Successful graduates of EPC are WEEK
Your career path
guaranteed entry into KGIBC. 04
TOEFL: CBT 133 / PBT 450 /iBT 45/46; TOEIC: 550; or completed English Essen-
tials Level 3 at KGIC. Any equivalent recognized international test score or a pass on our
entrance exam. No interview required.
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Language Enhancement Programs
The mix of business and tourism
really appealed to me since I am so
interested in working for the
tourism industry. To be honest, I
enjoyed GBE so much that it felt like
leisure more than school!
Free-speaking with my peers and
teachers helped give me
confidence to increase my public
speaking skills. There was a friendly
and relaxed atmosphere which
made it easy to speak.
GBE Module Overview Global Business English (GBE)
12 week program (including practicum)
International Global Business English is designed to help students learn the language and ideas of
Trade International Business and Tourism. Students will learn about the successful business
strategies that have worked for Canadian businesses and foreign investors. Students will also
examine successful business tourism strategies as demonstrated in the city of Victoria, BC.
Selected Hotel Tourism Basics &
Management Marketing Key Skills Developed
• Successful business strategies
• Practical skills in areas such as customer service, sales, accounting and advertising
Module: 3 • Conﬁdent public speaking through presentations and by free speaking with highly-
ment Basics skilled instructors
Successful graduates can pursue jobs in hotel tourism, food tourism (catering manager,
Leading to: executive chef ), the airline industry (pilot, steward, company staﬀ ), and hospitality
Global Business English Diploma services. Students can work as travel consultants, tour directors and escorts, or business
owners /operators (e.g. restaurant, bar, tour company).
Your Goal TOEFL: CBT 173 / PBT 500 / iBT 61; TOEIC:650; or completed English Advanced
To confidently use business English in
international trade or tourism and hotel Level 4 at KGIC. Any equivalent recognized international test score or a pass on our
management. entrance exam. Interview required.
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BEDP was a great experience for me;
I learned a lot of new things and
business terms that I will use in my
work life. Furthermore, Business
English is very important in Mexico,
so I'm so glad that BEDP gave me all
the tools that I need, moreover my
teacher Monica is awesome!! She
has a great sense of humour and her
teaching method is cool. Also I made
wonderful friends from all over the
world. Thank you KGIC!
Business English Diploma Program (BEDP) * New and Improved Structure BEDP Module Overview
4, 8, 12 week options (12 week – with practicum)
4 week certiﬁcate, 8 & 12 week diploma Building a Business
Business English Diploma Program is a course in English communication skills for
students who need or will soon need English in their work. The new BEDP brings 02
2 Through Technology
students into a modern business environment where technology plays an important role
in the day-to-day operations. BEDP features business related ﬁeld trips and successful
guest speakers; as well as a business lunch, presentations and discussion of business and
03 Writing with Clarity
international issues on a daily basis.
4 Teams, and Time
Key Skills Developed
• Business letter writing Conveying Persuasive
• Eﬀective business communication
• Presentation Presenting with
• Negotiation 06 Confidence
• Telephone etiquette
• Listening to native English speakers and non native speakers Understanding Financial
7 Terms and Reports
Career Opportunities Behaving Ethically in
Successful graduates can pursue jobs in oﬃce administration, management, banking, 08 Business
foreign trade, public relations, sales, marketing.
TOEFL: CBT 173 / PBT 500 / iBT 61; TOEIC:650; or completed English Advanced
Level 4 at KGIC. Any equivalent recognized international test score or a pass on our
entrance exam. Entrance interview required.
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Children & Juniors Programs
Designed by teachers experienced in both ESL and Public School Curriculum, these
1. Juniors ESL Program: 13-17 yrs. old programs incorporate Canadian Public School materials and ESL guidelines, giving students
the basics of English while continually building upon that foundation. KGIC is the only
school to oﬀer the unique “Academic Content” class which gives students the skills they need
· Language Arts - Reading & Writing
to learn Math, Science, History, Literature, Art and more.
· Speaking & Pronunciation
· Academic Contents: Math,
Science, Literature, Drama, Children Program
History, Biology, Social Studies • Basic sound and letter concepts are taught using an award-winning phonics program
• Utilize books that oﬀer diﬀerent styles of learning
2. Children ESL Program: 6-12 yrs. old
· Listening, Speaking & Phonics • Helps students gain conﬁdence in their speaking ability through constant speaking practice
· Grammar and activities in all classes
· Language Arts - Reading & Writing • Uses a variety of materials designed by KGIC and books used in Canadian classrooms
· Academic Contents: Math,
• Works with material speciﬁcally designed to meet their language needs at each level of study
Science, Literature, Drama, Art,
Social Studies • Is the closest ESL environment possible to a private middle school classroom
• Holds regularly scheduled academic contests
The level structure is based on 2 months
of curriculum per level
Shared Program Features
Level 1 Beginner · Utilizes a variety of media, including computers, DVD’s and CD’s in order to help students learn
Level 2 Novice
· A strict English-Only policy which is enforced at all times
· Is taught by native English speaking teachers
Level 3 Low - Intermediate · Helps students gain conﬁdence in their speaking ability
Level 4 High - Intermediate: · Oﬀers level tests at the end of every month
Required to enter Bridge Schools
· Provides students with regular homework and quizzes during the month to evaluate progress
Level 5 Advanced · Provides students with weekly and monthly progress reports
Level 6 Content Based Academics · Oﬀers carefully supervised ﬁeld trips to educational sites and popular attractions
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Students who achieve passing grades in the Certiﬁcate of Completion program can earn Equivalency credits through the Delta School District.
Upon completion of the course, the student will receive a grade, a certiﬁcate of completion from Delta School District, and a document detailing
the terms under which BC High School credit can be obtained. Four credits for an Equivalency of ESL Learning Strategies 10 &11 will be
applied to students who enroll in a British Columbia public high school and receive a Provincial Education Number (PEN) from the British
Columbia, Ministry of Education.
Youth Bridge Program
International students will be automatically granted admission to our partner schools upon successful comple-
tion of our KGIC Children and Juniors Program (Level 4).
KGIC incorporates Canadian Public School materials in our Children and Juniors ESL Programs by making
using of BC ELEMENTARY and SECONDARY SCHOOL books and ESL guidelines. This approach allows
students to develop their English, so that the ability to speak, think and express themselves in the classroom all
become an academic part of their communication skills.
• We teach essential English language skills that students will need to succeed in Canadian elementary
or secondary school classrooms.
• We provide a general overview of the subjects students will encounter in a Canadian classroom.
KGIC - Children Program
Students are taught the essential English language
skills they will need to succeed in Canadian
elementary or secondary school classrooms.
KGIC – Chilliwack KGIC – Langley KGIC – St. John KGIC - Delta
Schools Schools Brebeuf School Schools
Bridge Program Bridge Program Bridge Program Bridge Program
By providing a general overview of the subjects they will encounter in a Canadian
classroom while providing intensive language instruction, the Bridge program makes
the transition into public/private school easier and more successful.
Chilliwack Schools Langley Schools St. John Brebeuf Delta Schools
Public Schools Public Schools Private School Public Schools
Grades 1-12 Grades 1-12 Grades 8-12 Grade 1-12
International students will be automatically granted admission to these schools upon
successful completion (Level 4) of KGIC Children or Juniors Program.
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KGIC Education Group & University of Victoria
Continuing Studies - LINK PROGRAM
- How the Link Program Works -
Enroll in one the following diploma programs at KGIC or KGIBC
Modern Media (PMM) Upon successful completion
of the KGIC or KGIBC diploma
program students will qualify
Powerwriting for to directly enter University of
Journalism Victoria Continuing Studies.*
and Publishing (PJP) *Applicant must have a minimum
of 2 years post-secondary educa-
tion or 2 years work experience.
University of Victoria Continuing Studies
Certificate in Business Administration – Fast Track Option
> University of Victoria Campus
University of Victoria Continuing Studies
Certificate in Business Administration – Program Overview Options and Advantages
The 12-week Fast Track Program leads to a Certiﬁcate in Business Administration The University of Victoria, in
cooperation with the Victoria
(CBA). This program is designed to develop your understanding of business theory
Flying Club or Paciﬁc Sky Aviation
and practices in a short period of time. The accelerated format of the Fast Track oﬀers the Diploma in Business
Program ensures that your career is not interrupted for long periods of time. A peer Administration – Aviation Option.
case-based learning environment provides the support and real-practice in which to This option combines a
apply your knowledge and experience. ﬂight-training program of the
student’s choice with the University
The Certiﬁcate in Business Administration will be of value to you if: of Victoria Diploma in Business
• You are looking for a mid-career opportunity to enhance your
• You would ﬁnd a business credential useful in advancing your career
• Your previous education is of a specialized nature and you wish to Alumni Association
acquire a broader understanding of business management All graduates of diploma and
• As a business owner or manager you wish to encourage your staﬀ to certiﬁcate programs are members
of the University of Victoria
enroll in a systematic program of training and professional development
in business administration
Duration and Format On Campus
This is a 12-week program consisting of eight courses. Classes are customarily held
on-campus on weekdays from 9:00am to 4:30pm. This schedule may vary, depending
on class format and location.
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University and College Pathway Program
EPE Module Overview English for Post Secondary Education (EPE)
12 week program
EPE is designed for students who wish to enroll at a public post secondary institution for a
Life and Learning
diploma or university degree after graduating from King George International College. After
successfully completing the EPE program, students are not required to write an entrance
Health and Fitness
exam for public colleges that have an agreement with KGIC. Some conditions apply.
Program Advantages for International Students
Travel and Adventure
Intensive study throughout a 12 week program
Science and Discovery
Communication • Wide variety of college-level curriculum topics covered in each module.
The News and Controversy • Monthly tests and academic counseling to evaluate student progress.
• Intensive academic preparation covering the areas of reading, writing,
Module 3 speaking, vocabulary, and study skills.
Business and Financial Health
Food and Nutrition Direct transfer from the KGIC EPE Program to Colleges in Canada (TOEFL score
Art, Language and Literature or Admission Exam is not required to enter Pathway Partner colleges and universities)
Media and Culture • Overseas students who register and are admitted to the EPE program
receive a Conditional Letter of Acceptance from the KGIC partner college
of their choice.
• Students who graduate from the EPE program receive a letter from KGIC
stating they are able to apply at Pathway Partner colleges without a TOEFL
or College Admissions Test score.
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EPE Program Schedule
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Block A Vocabulary & Vocabulary & Vocabulary & Vocabulary & Vocabulary &
Discussion Discussion Discussion Discussion Discussion
Break Break Break Break Break
Block B Reading Reading Reading Reading Reading
Development & Development & Development & Development & Development &
Comprehension Comprehension Comprehension Comprehension Comprehension
Break Break Break Break Break
Block C Writing & Writing & Writing & Writing & Writing &
Mechanics Mechanics Mechanics Mechanics Mechanics
Break Break Break Break Break
Block D Listening & Listening & Listening & Listening & Listening &
Integrated Skills Integrated Skills Integrated Skills Integrated Skills Integrated Skills
Morning Class Afternoon Class
Block A 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM 1:00 PM – 1:50 PM
Block B 9:30 AM – 10:40 AM 2:00 PM – 3:10 PM
Block C 10:50 AM – 11:50 AM 3:20 PM – 4:20 PM
Block D 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Entrance and Exit Requirements
Entrance Requirement Exit Requirement
Pre-EPE KGIC Level 3 (R&W and Listening) and KGIC Proficiency Test Score of 40
KGIC Proficiency Test Score of 35, or
IBT score of 45
EPE KGIC Level 4 or KGIC Proficiency Test Exit level is KGIC proficiency test
Score of 40, IBT score of 61, completed score of 65. If students do not pass
Pre-EPE course at KGIC EPE and meet the exit requirement,
they may repeat the next 4 weeks of
offered EPE until they meet the
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Trailblazers - Vancouver, British Columbia
From the classroom to the wilderness, students will learn First Aid and CPR, water
safety, environmental minimum impact techniques, critical thinking and judgment skills,
GPS, compass navigation, geocaching, and much more! Our outdoor leadership certiﬁ-
cation program combines practical English training with special survival skills seminars
and workshops in beautiful Vancouver, Canada. Participants will venture into the wild
backcountry of British Columbia and spend 5 days hiking, navigating and learning how
to work as a team. This camp is available for teenagers who have intermediate to
advanced English skills.
Vancouver Summer Theme Camp - Surrey, British Columbia
Students will build international friendships, and develop their conﬁdence all while
expanding their English skills. Summer camps focus on fun ﬁlled learning through
activities and interaction with others. Exciting outings include trips to Victoria, an
overnight camping trip, and Science World!
• Enhance their English language skills through the study of curriculum materials based
on the world around them
• Expand their vocabulary, increase their grammar knowledge, and build essential
reading and writing skills
• Improve their communicative skills such as listening, presenting, and conversing,
• Develop their writing skills through daily journal sessions and communicate with
friends and family back home through weekly blog
Summer Residence Program - Toronto, Ontario
Experience college life with KGIC and join our Summer Residence Program at Seneca
College in the Greater Toronto Area! Students will enjoy a combination of academic
studies, workshops and outdoor activities. They will make friends from around the
world, travel around Toronto, and make memories that will last a lifetime!
Our Academic Program focuses on improving students English skills through group
work, exercises, presentations and writing various essays and journals.
Skills Workshops are available to students on a weekly basis. Our workshops are designed
to improve team building and leadership skills. Presentations throughout the workshops
function to improve students’ public speaking and presenting skills.
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Activities / Services
I have just finished my first week at
KGIC and living in Vancouver. It’s
amazing how much I have learned not
only from my teachers and in my
classes, but from attending the cool
after school activities. There are so
many interesting options every week.
Let’s see…what did I do? At the
beginning of the week I travelled to the
top of Harbour Lookout, which is 430ft
above Vancouver. The view was
beautiful! I took a picture with my
many new friends at the top. Can you
believe that all seven people in the
picture are from different countries?
KGIC Activities Activities
At KGIC we maintain a monthly calendar of extra-curricular activities. We believe in
providing students with a well-rounded experience in Canada, and thus host a series of
Annual Banff exciting outings designed to allow students to enjoy and experience their new surround-
ings, while learning at the same time. Whether snowboarding in the Rockies, gazing
upon Niagara Falls or surﬁng in Toﬁno, there is an activity for everyone!
& Sailing & Skiing
Clubs & River rafting,
Movies & Kayaking Volunteer Program Surrey, B.C.
Students will have the opportunity to practice their English in a professional environ-
ment. Our volunteer companies are carefully selected using our screening process and
Concerts & Frequent
Festivals Field Trips these companies will provide full training for each student. KGIC students will have the
chance to use practical English skills in a real life business setting.
Camping & Tennis, Golf,
BBQ Basketball &
While at KGIC, students who have questions about their classes are welcome to bring
them to the Student Aﬀairs Oﬃcer or Student Advisors who can be found at each
campus. These are staﬀ members who are able to support students with any concerns
about class levels, curriculum, teachers or other academic related issues. KGIC also
Speech Spelling Karaoke
Contest Contest Contest provides students with opportunities to meet with counsellors for assistance with visa
extensions, transfers to other campuses or programs, homestay issues and general
questions about life in Canada. While counselling is done primarily in English, various
countries are represented should the need arise for consultation in one’s native language.
Student Houses Advantages for Residents of
KGIC oﬀers students the ability to enjoy aﬀordable, convenient, independant living in our King George Place
student houses. Students are able to live in a multicultural environment with individuals
from all over the world, allowing for diversity and an excellent opportunity to learn and
share. Speaking English in this setting is mandatory, in order to facilitate English language 01 Creative English Discussion
Class 2 times per week
02 24 hour security service
provided by King George
Students have to ability to spend their time practicing their English skills with a warm, place supervisor
friendly, multicultural Canadian family. Students are integrated into their Canadian
families life and are provided with an excellent support system in Canada. Homestay 03 Private television &
students enjoy home-cooked meals every day. bathroom in each room
King George Place 04 7 minutes from KGIC Surrey
Located in the heart of downtown Surrey, King George Place has recently upgraded its &10 minutes away from the
library and skytrain
services to better accommodate the needs of KGIC students. We are the only dormitory
facility in British Columbia to provide cleaning services from Monday to Friday.
05 Cleaning services from
King George Place is only 7 minutes away from the KGIC Surrey Campus, and 10 Monday - Friday
minutes away from the library and skytrain station.
King George Place is a comfortable and safe home for 56 residents with 26 cozy rooms 06 Wireless Internet access
with private bathrooms in each.
A warm welcome awaits you at the new and improved King George Place!
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