The International Education Centre offers English for Academic Purposes Year Round

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

How to Begin

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

Upcoming Sessions:


  • May 5 - August 15
  • September 2 – December 12


  • January 5 – April 24
  • May 4 – August 14
  • September 8 – December 18

 15 week program

 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Resident of Canada OR
  • International Student
  • 18 years or older
  • Canadian Residents may apply for a special Institution-Funded Bursary to receive up to $2,500 toward tuition costs
  • Proof of minimum English level of approximately CLB 8, iBT TOEFL 65 or IELTS 5.5.  If necessary, an on-campus computerized language assessment can be completed for a fee

Program Description

The 15-week English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program is designed for students who possess a high-intermediate level of English and are preparing themselves for post secondary studies at college or university.  A passing grade in the EAP program meets Confederation’s English proficiency requirements for full time study.  EAP graduates do not need to submit a TOEFL score.

Program Highlights

  • Prepare for post secondary studies
  • Listen to authentic academic lectures
  • Have an academic experience in integrated post-secondary courses
  • Earn 2 college credits upon successful completion
  • Meet English admission requirements for full time study
  • Lead discussion groups
  • Make oral presentations

Tuition Fees for 15-week EAP

  • $4,780 for International Students
  • $1,350 for domestic students (Canadian Residents)


How to Begin

Call the program coordinator at the number below.  We will arrange an appointment and an assessment of your current English skills to determine your appropriate level of English studies. 

Click here for the EAP Application Form

For further information or to apply for these programs, please contact:

Program Coordinator

International Education Centre, Room 251
P:  (807) 475 6467


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