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Trent ESL - English for University

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Trent ESL - English for University


Academic Advantages at Trent-ESL

  • Complete ESL and jump start your degree program in 2 to 4 terms
  • Five levels of ESL study from beginner to university foundations
  • Academic English language focus on writing, reading, listening, speaking, pronunciation, grammar, and vocabulary development
  • Academic skills development in research, documentation, critical analysis, presentation skills, and seminar success
  • Trent-ESL graduation certificate on completion of the program
  • Trent-ESL is a Languages Canada accredited program that assures the highest quality of English language education
  • No TOEFL or IELTS scores required for admission to Trent-ESL below Level 3.

Combine ESL + Credit Study

  • Conditional admission pathway to Trent University
  • Credit courses available to students in the Foundations for University levels I and II
  • 18-24 hours English for University + credit course study each week
  • Small classes
  • Academic support from start to finish

For direct admission to ESL CORE 3

  • IELTS: 5.0 overall, with a 5.0 in writing
  • TOEFL IBT: 60
  • TOEFL PBT: 500

For admission to Foundations for University I

  • IELTS: 5.5 overall, with a 5.5 in writing
  • TOEFL IBT: 70
  • TOEFL PBT: 525

For admission to Foundations for University II

  • IELTS: 6.0 overall, with a 6.0 in writing
  • TOEFL IBT: 80
  • TOEFL PBT: 550

Start studying English in September, January, April, and June