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Quest Language Studies, Toronto, Canada

Quest Language Studies

Students rated Quest Language Studies, Toronto : 4.1/5.0   (122 reviews)

1. What we like about the school  

Small class size - average 10 per classroom
On campus accommodation offered

3. Quest Language Studies

General Information

The language school Quest Language Studies was founded in Toronto, Canada in 1997. The school is located in the heart of downtown Toronto, one minute walk from College subway, with easy access to the city's largest shopping centre, movies, bars/restaurants and many other city attractions.

The school address is: 433 Yonge Street, M5B 1T3 - Toronto (Canada).


Facilities

Cafeteria, microwave for student use, fridge for student use, Drink vending machine, computer lab, movie rental, free after-class access to language learning software, movie room, games room, lounge, student support desk, copy machine, printer for student use, billiards, gym, table tennis, table soccer / football, free water dispenser, free WIFI


Classroom equipment

TV, air conditioning, heating in all classrooms.
Ample natural light in most classrooms.


Accreditations and Quality seals




DLI - by the Ontario Ministry of Education


Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Lester B. Pearson International (YYZ).  It takes 25 minutes by car to school.


Average number of students: Adult courses in summer: 270
Adult courses throughout the year: 160
Junior courses in summer: 350
Junior courses throughout the year: 60
School Size
XL
Average number of levels: Adult courses in summer: 11
Adult courses throughout the year: 11
Junior courses in summer: 11
Junior courses throughout the year: 11
Number of classrooms: 18
Number of public workstations: 50
English teacher qualifications: 100 % hold a university degree
100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Average age of students: in summer: 22 years
throughout the year: 24 years
Minimum age of students: 16 years
13 years for specific Junior courses
Top student nationalities: Brazil 15 %
China 1 %
Germany 1 %
France 8 %
Holland 1 %
Russia 5 %
Libya 1 %
Saudi Arabia 8 %
 
Italy 3 %
Japan 15 %
Korea 25 %
Switzerland 2 %
Spain 8 %
Thailand 1 %
Venezuela 1 %
Chile 3 %  

4. Courses

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Core English 28 Lessons Recommended <English> course
Free cancellation up to 14 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 28  | Max. group size: 28
342 CAD per week
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Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:40  - 12:20
Afternoon: 13:00  - 14:50
Required language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
2
Core English 20 Lessons Popular <English> course
Free cancellation up to 14 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 20  | Max. group size: 14
276 CAD per week
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Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:40  - 12:20
Required language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
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Core English 32 Lessons
Free cancellation up to 14 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 32  | Max. group size: 14
376 CAD per week
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Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:40  - 15:50
Required language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
4
Teacher Homestay English Immersion
Free cancellation up to 14 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 15  | Max. group size: 1
1170 CAD per week
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Course price includes accommodation: Homestay, Single room, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner)

15 hours per week Private English lessons at instructor's home. Placement fee is $200. Students may be required to purchase materials.

This course takes place in a different location than main address of the school:
Toronto
Starting dates Every Day .
Required language level Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
5
Academic Pathway Program
Free cancellation up to 14 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 28  | Max. group size: 14
349 CAD per week (Based on the price of 12 weeks)
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Entry tests are required to qualify for the program.
Morning classes aim students to build a solid academic foundation in reading and listening and prepare them for studying at the college/university level. In the afternoon, the focus is on developing academic writing skills.
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:40  - 12:20
Afternoon: 13:00  - 14:50
Required language level Advanced (C1)
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Business English
Free cancellation up to 14 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 32  | Max. group size: 14
376 CAD per week (Based on the price of 4 weeks)
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Period 1-4 (Mon-Fri): English Foundation Program - 1 lesson of grammar and 3 lessons of oral communication. Period 5-7 ( Mon-Thu): Business English Workshops - effective resume writing, presentation, interview skills, telephone English, marketing, etc...
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:40  - 12:20
Afternoon: 13:00  - 15:50
Required language level Upper intermediate (B2)
7
TOEFL Preparation Course
Free cancellation up to 14 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 32  | Max. group size: 14
376 CAD per week (Based on the price of 4 weeks)
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Period 1-4(Mon-Fri): Academic Foundation Program. Period 5-7 (Mon-Thu): TOEFL Prep. One free official exam for registration over 12 weeks (pre-registration for the exam at the time of booking required).
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:40  - 12:20
Afternoon: 13:00  - 15:50
Required language level Upper intermediate (B2)
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IELTS Preparation Program
Free cancellation up to 14 days before the start of your course

Lessons per week: 32  | Max. group size: 14
376 CAD per week (Based on the price of 4 weeks)
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 16 20 24 [+]Price for additional week
Price in CAD -- 790
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Period 1-4(Mon-Fri): Academic Foundation Program. Period 5-7 (Mon-Thu): IELTS Prep.
One free official exam for registration over 12 weeks (pre-registration for the exam at the time of booking required).
Starting dates Every Monday .
General course schedule Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
 
Morning: 8:40  - 12:20
Afternoon: 13:00  - 15:50
Required language level Upper intermediate (B2)
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Lesson duration: 50 minutes
School's administrative fee: 150.00  CAD
Individual classes: Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 60 CAD. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Exams offered: TOEFL ,  TOEIC
Average examination results: 85 at TOEFL
800 at TOEIC
Language school closed: In 2016 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01.Jan.2016, 15.Feb.2016, 25.Mar.2016, 28.Mar.2016, 23.May.2016, 01.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 05.Sep.2016, 10.Oct.2016, 26.Dec.2016, 27.Dec.2016, 28.Dec.2016, 29.Dec.2016, 30.Dec.2016
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school): Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, French, Spanish, English, Brazilian, Russian, Ukrainian
Comments about courses: Material fees:
Core English and FOC up to 12week study $100, over 12weeks $150 for e-texts. Printed materials also available upon request at $10/book
Focussed Courses additional $50 to the e-texts above (Pathway $150).
Other fees:
- Custodianship letter for minors: $75
- Program change: $50
- Health insurance: $2/day

5. Accommodation

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Basic Residence - Student House
Free cancellation up to 14 days before arrival

Single room, No meals
175 CAD per week
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 175 350 525 675 175 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Private homes occupied by the owner of the house, students or by both. Some residences offer Internet access (surcharge) and TV in room.
Please note that basic residence are not located in the city center.
Price extra night: 25 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 40 minutes by public transport
Includes: TV, Phone, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Air conditioning, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 0
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Homestay
Free cancellation up to 14 days before arrival

Single room, Half board
210 CAD per week
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 210 420 630 840 210 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Surcharge may be applied for special requests such as in-room Internet access, private bathroom, special dietary requirements.
$25/week high season surcharge applies to students under 16 travelling alone. Internet access is included in homestay fees within the limit of bandwidth set by host.
Price extra night: 30 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 33 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
Includes: TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 01.Jun.2016 - 31.Aug.2016
High season High season supplement per week: 15 CAD
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Homestay
Free cancellation up to 14 days before arrival

Single room, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner)
225 CAD per week
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 225 450 675 900 225 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Surcharge may be applied for special requests such as private bathroom, special dietary requirements.
$25/week high season surcharge for students under the age of 16 traveling alone. Internet access is included in homestay fees within the limit of bandwidth set by host.
Price extra night: 33 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 36 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
Includes: TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner), Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 01.Jun.2016 - 31.Aug.2016
High season High season supplement per week: 15 CAD
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Homestay
Free cancellation up to 14 days before arrival

Single room, Breakfast
190 CAD per week
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 190 380 570 760 190 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Generally students are not allowed to use the kitchen in the house. If you prefer to cook your own meals, we recommend you choose Basic Residence (self-catering).
Surcharge may be applied for special requests such as in-room Internet access, private bathroom, special dietary requirements. Internet access is included in homestay fees within the limit of bandwidth set by host.
Price extra night: 25 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 45 minutes by public transport
Includes: TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Breakfast, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates High season dates 01.Jun.2016 - 31.Aug.2016
High season High season supplement per week: 15 CAD
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Private Apartment
Single room, No meals  | Minimum stay in weeks: 4
From 1900 CAD per month
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD -- -- -- 1900 475 750 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per room
Price varies depending on the size and location of the apartment you select ($70-$120/night) and the time of year.
All apartments are fully equipped and completely furnished.
Price extra night: 65 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 15 minutes by public transport
Includes: TV, Phone, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Air conditioning, No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 19
Maximum age of students: 0
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CCNM Residence
Single room, No meals  | Minimum stay in weeks: 2
From 650 CAD per month
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD -- -- -- 650 -- 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night: 23 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 40 minutes by public transport
Includes: TV, Phone, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Air conditioning, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 19
Maximum age of students: 0
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Chestnut Residence
Single room, Breakfast  | Minimum stay in weeks: 4
From 1700 CAD per month
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD -- -- -- 1700 -- 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Rooms featuring en-suite bathroom, double bed, desk/chair and wardrobe. Meals are served at cafeteria on the ground floor. Cable internet access is available at $30-35/month. TVs are available at common areas. For those over 18, on-site gym is available.
Price extra night: 60 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 15 minutes walking
Includes: Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast, Private bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 19
Maximum age of students: 0
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Neil-Wycik Residence
Single room, No meals
195 CAD per week
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 195 390 585 775 195 200
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Very basic room featuring a single bed, a wardrobe, desk/chair. Each unit consists of 3 single rooms and 1 to 2 twin rooms. Guests in the same unit share two bathrooms and a common area with kitchen.
Price extra night: 28 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 10 minutes walking
Includes: TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 19
Maximum age of students: 0
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Ryerson University Pitman Hall
Single room, No meals
280 CAD per week
weeks 1 2 3 4 [+] Price for additional week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 280 560 840 1120 280 200 200
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Saturday
Price per room
A dorm-style accommodation with a single bed, in-room telephone, free high-speed internet and shared washroom facilities, featuring common lounge with a cable TV, kitchenette, and laundry facility on each floor.
Price extra night: 40 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy: Single room.
Distance from school: 15 minutes walking
Includes: Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (supplement fee), Heating, Air conditioning, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students: Minimum age of students: 19
Maximum age of students: 0
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Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
Single room always
Optional airport transfer: Lester B. Pearson International (YYZ): for 180 CAD (return trip)
Taxi costs about 80 CAD to the city center
Lester B. Pearson International (YYZ): for 120 CAD (one way)
Taxi costs about 80 CAD to the city center

6. Leisure activities

Leisure activities: activity possible course possible organized by school distance from school
Ballet     1 km
Baseball     5 km
Basketball     0.5 km
Cooking     0.5 km
Dancing     5 km
Field Hockey     5 km
Football (soccer)     5 km
Golf     75 km
Horse riding     75 km
Ice Hockey     5 km
Music     5 km
Sailing     5 km
Skiing     20 km
Squash     0.5 km
Swimming     0.5 km
Table Tennis      
Tennis     15 km
Volleyball     5 km
Yoga     0.2 km

7. Reviews

 
Overall rating 4.1/5.0 
(122 reviews)
City 4.5/5.0 
Organisation 4.1/5.0 
Facilities 3.7/5.0 
Social activities 4.2/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language 4.0/5.0 
Value for money 3.7/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family 3.7/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment) 3.5/5.0 
Other 3.4/5.0 
Students liked about Quest Language Studies, Toronto
"Friendly teachers who seem to have fun at their job." - (28 years)
"The people there. the staff the teachers and the other students. the atmosphere in general" - (18 years)
"The quality of the teaching and the partners." - (24 years)
"The staff is friendly and helpful" - (43 years)
"Atmosphere" - (44 years)
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