English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

The International Education Centre offers English for Academic Purposes Year Round.

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
Upcoming sessions

(15 week programs):

  • May 4 - August 14
  • September 8 - December 18


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.

Please note: Proof of minimum English level of approximately CLB 6, iBT TOEFL 70 or IELTS 5.5. If necessary, an on-campus computerized language assessment can be completed for a fee

Tuition Fees

for 15-week EAP

  • $5,400 for International students

 How to Begin ... 

Call the ESL program officer 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. 

Contact:  ESL Program Officer
International Education Centre, Room 251

P:  (807) 475 6405
E: esl@confederationc.on.ca

Download Printable Program Calendar Section for English for Academic Purposes (EAP) (PDF)