• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
English Language Learning (ELL) is an intensive five-level full-time program at Suzhou Centennial College designed for international students who wish to improve their English language skills. If you are an international student, this program will help you to build upon and improve your language skills for success in college, university, or your career.
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English Language Learning (ELL) at Suzhou Centennial College comprises five levels, which run each semester. Basic information is listed below:

  •  You will be placed into one of five levels depending on the results of a diagnostic placement test.
  •  Each level consists of five “modules” – each “module” runs for three weeks.
  •  You can start the program at the beginning of any module, depending on your date of arrival.

English Language Learning (ELL) is based on modern teaching and learning practices.

 Learn from highly qualified and dedicated ESL teaching professionals, who provide quality instruction, encouragement and guidance.

 You can join the program at three week intervals, as there is continuous intake. Diagnostic placement tests ensure that you will be placed into the correct language level.

Program Levels:

  •  Level One – Elementary
  •  Level Two – Beginner
  •  Level Three – Pre-intermediate
  •  Level Four – Intermediate
  •  Level Five – High Intermediate

Career Outlook

  • Career preparation
  • College preparation
  • University preparation
  • Course preparation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    International students: Apply early! Allow approximately four to six months before start for admission and Study Permit/Visa processing. 

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

English Language Learning (ELL) offers you the opportunity to:

  •  Study in a supportive college environment
  •  Study in one of two campuses (Progress and Eglinton Learning Site (ELS)). The ELS campus is located in a busy, metropolitan area of the city.
  •  Develop effective academic communication skills by focusing on key areas of reading, grammar, writing, listening, speaking and pronunciation.
  •  Participate in communicative activities, interactive exercises, group work and presentations.
  •  Access helpful resources and services (tutoring services, library, counselling, computer labs).

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

English Language Learning (ELL) is designed for International students who wish to upgrade their English skills. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    170 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 170 CAD per module and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Suzhou

  • 3363 - 5640 CNY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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