Established in 1942, Queen's School of English (QSoE) is one of Canada's oldest and most prestigious universities located in the historical city of Kingston, Ontario.
At QSoE students can learn English through various intensive language programs including English for Academic Purposes, Business Internship and short-term summer and winter programs.
TOEFL waiver available for application to Queen's University and St. Lawrence College
QSoE and the city of Kingston provide an excellent immersion environment
QSoE full-time programs are accredited by Languages Canada
Queen's is consistently ranked as one of the top universities in Canada
QSoE classes and residence are located on campus with other Queen's students giving international students ample opportunity to practice their English while learning about Canadian culture
Courses Offered & Fees
Program Start Date
English for Academic Purposes
January, May, September
Canadian English Experience (Summer)
Business Internship Program
23 - 33
Canadian English Experience (Winter)
Business English Programs
Custom English Programs for Groups
English for the Workplace
Integrated English Programs (Read, Write, Listen, Speak)
Tailored Programs for Individuals
Semester Programs (Fall/Winter/Spring)
Facilities and Location
The city of Kingston is situated on the northern shore of Lake Ontario, one of the world's largest lakes. Kingston is a safe city, located a 2-3 hour drive from Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal. The city offers a vibrant day and night life, with many attractions, shopping and activities for students. QSoE students have access to all Queen's University facilities, including 6 libraries, a brand new Athletic and Recreation Centre, cafeterias and food outlets, and Student Health Services, among others.