English Language Institute (ELI)

Adult English Language Programs

The ELI welcomes thousands of international students from more than 45 countries through its doors every year. As an ELI student, you learn from English Language instructors who are leaders in the field of language education in our internationally-recognized language programs. You also have access to many of the outstanding resources that UBC offers. Whether you’re studying for work, school or travel, the ELI offers a rich educational and cultural experience.

ELI programs are full-time and 4-16 weeks long, and many are offered year-round.