Seneca College's English Language Institute (ELI) offers ESL courses for international students who need to improve their English language skills prior to studying full-time undergraduate and graduate programs at Seneca. The Intensive English program leads to direct entry into post secondary programs at Seneca.
6 start dates per year and 8 ESL levels leading to direct entry into Seneca post secondary programs
4-week Summer English Program
2 TESL Canada certified programs and customized programs for international teachers
State-of-the-art facilities including 3 high-tech, voice-enabled multimedia language labs
Courses Offered & Fees
Program Start Date
Customized Programs for International Teachers
- Custom English Programs for Groups
- Integrated English Programs (Read, Write, Listen, Speak)
- Teacher Training Programs (CELTA/TESL/TEFL/TESOL)
- University/College Preparation
- Semester Programs (Fall/Winter/Spring)
Facilities and Location
The ELI is located on Seneca's Newnham Campus, just a short distance from downtown Toronto. The Campus is home to programs in Business, Engineering, Applied Arts and Technology. The campus includes a residence, bookstore, health centre, learning centre, cafeteria, and sports centre, while the ELI offers the latest in state-of-the-art facilities for English learners.