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International Gateway Kelowna, Kelowna, Canada

4.0

Rating: 4.0/5.0

618 Bernard Avenue - V1Y 6P3 Kelowna - see on map

What we like about the school

  • Short distance from the beach
  • Cosy student area to enjoy during breaks
  • iStudy Global Awards Winner 2020.
  • Business Excellence Awards 2018.
  • E-learning platform.

What we dislike about the school

  • Do not offer favorable cancellation terms in the case of a student getting a visa rejected.
  • Nationality mix could be more balanced. 40% of students are from Japan
  • Lessons are 45 minutes long, which is shorter than in other schools.

English Courses

General Language
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 13 24 Additional Week
Price in C$ 375 357 750 713 1125 1069 1500 1425 2190 2081 2920 2774 3650 3468 4380 4161 4615 4385 8280 7866 345 328
Price in US$ 276 552 828 1103 1611 2147 2684 3221 3393 6088 254
This course focuses on the combined skills of reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, listening and speaking. IGK uses a digitally enhanced curriculum supplemented with Northstar and Headway materials. Students need to provide their own laptop computer, tablet or smart phone to access this curriculum.
Starting dates
Every Monday
Possible course durations:
1-99 weeks
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:45  - 16:00
Language levels of course
Suitable for all levels: Beginner (A1) - Proficiency (C2)
Minimum required student age:
14 years
Students per class
Maximum: 15
Average: 13
Reserve this course
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 13 24 Additional Week
Price in C$ 300 285 600 570 900 855 1200 1140 1740 1653 2320 2204 2900 2755 3480 3306 3640 3458 6480 6156 270 257
Price in US$ 221 442 662 883 1280 1706 2132 2559 2676 4764 199
This course focuses on the combined skills of reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, listening and speaking. IGK uses a digitally enhanced curriculum supplemented with Northstar and Headway materials. Students need to provide their own laptop computer, tablet or smart phone to access this curriculum.
Starting dates
Every Monday
Possible course durations:
1-99 weeks
General course schedule
5 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:45  - 15:00
Language levels of course
Suitable for all levels: Beginner (A1) - Proficiency (C2)
Minimum required student age:
14 years
Students per class
Maximum: 15
Average: 13
Reserve this course
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 13 24 Additional Week
Price in C$ 160 152 320 304 480 456 640 608 900 855 1200 1140 1500 1425 1800 1710 1820 1729 3120 2964 130 124
Price in US$ 118 236 353 471 662 883 1103 1324 1338 2294 96
This course focuses on the combined skills of reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, listening and speaking. IGK uses a digitally enhanced curriculum supplemented with Northstar and Headway materials. Students need to provide their own laptop computer, tablet or smart phone to access this curriculum.
Starting dates
Every Monday
Possible course durations:
1-99 weeks
General course schedule
2 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Afternoon: 12:45  - 14:55
Language levels of course
Suitable for all levels: Beginner (A1) - Proficiency (C2)
Minimum required student age:
14 years
Students per class
Maximum: 15
Average: 13
Reserve this course
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 13 24 Additional Week
Price in C$ 225 214 450 428 675 642 900 855 1290 1226 1720 1634 2150 2043 2580 2451 2665 2532 4680 4446 195 186
Price in US$ 166 331 497 662 949 1265 1581 1897 1960 3441 144
This course focuses on the combined skills of reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, listening and speaking. IGK uses a digitally enhanced curriculum supplemented with Northstar and Headway materials. Students need to provide their own laptop computer, tablet or smartphone to access this curriculum.
Starting dates
Every Monday
Possible course durations:
1-99 weeks
General course schedule
3 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:00
Language levels of course
Suitable for all levels: Beginner (A1) - Proficiency (C2)
Minimum required student age:
14 years
Students per class
Maximum: 15
Average: 13
Reserve this course
Junior
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in C$ -- -- -- 3950 3852 -- -- -- 7600 7410 -- -- 11400 11115
Price in US$ -- -- -- 2981 -- -- -- 5735 -- -- 8602
Course price includes accommodation
Homestay, Single room, Breakfast & lunch & dinner
Price includes
Airport transfer (return trip)
Students take Practical ESL classes at IGK in an integrated international class in the morning, followed by high school courses in drama, art, music and PE at Studio 9. Studio 9 is a non-denominational private school (K-12) with approximately 200 year-round students.

Possible course durations:
4, 8, 12 weeks
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 11:30
Afternoon: 12:30  - 15:30
Language levels of course
Suitable for all levels: Beginner (A1) - Proficiency (C2)
Minimum required student age:
12 years
Age range:
12 - 18 years
Students per class
Maximum: 15
Average: 13
Reserve this course
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in C$ -- -- -- 4700 4583 -- -- -- 8000 7800 -- -- 12000 11700
Price in US$ -- -- -- 3547 -- -- -- 6037 -- -- 9055
Course price includes accommodation
Homestay, Single room, Breakfast & lunch & dinner
Price includes
Airport transfer (return trip)
This popular camp combines morning lessons (English as a Second Language) with dynamic afternoon activities in Canadas number one summer destination.
Starting dates
2022: 27 Jun. 2022, 04 Jul. 2022, 11 Jul. 2022, 25 Jul. 2022, 08 Aug. 2022, 15 Aug. 2022, 22 Aug. 2022, 29 Aug. 2022
Possible course durations:
4, 8, 12 weeks
General course schedule
5 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:45  - 15:00
Language levels of course
Suitable for all levels: Beginner (A1) - Proficiency (C2)
Minimum required student age:
12 years
Age range:
12 - 18 years
Students per class
Maximum: 15
Average: 13
Reserve this course
Private
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week
Price in C$ 400 380 800 760 1200 1140 1600 1520 2000 1900 2400 2280 2800 2660 3200 3040 4000 3800 4800 4560 400 380
Price in US$ 295 589 883 1177 1471 1765 2059 2353 2941 3529 295
Starting dates
Every Monday
Possible course durations:
1-99 weeks
Language levels of course
Suitable for all levels: Beginner (A1) - Proficiency (C2)
Minimum required student age:
12 years
Students per class
Maximum: 1
Average: 1
Reserve this course
Work & Study
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in C$ -- -- -- 1800 1710 -- -- -- 3070 2917 -- -- 4380 4161
Price in US$ -- -- -- 1324 -- -- -- 2257 -- -- 3221
Starting dates
Every Monday
Possible course durations:
4, 8, 12 weeks
Language levels of course
Suitable for all levels: Beginner (A1) - Proficiency (C2)
Students per class
Maximum: 15
Average: 13
Reserve this course
Business
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in C$ -- -- -- 750 713 -- -- -- 1500 1425 -- -- 2250 2138
Price in US$ -- -- -- 552 -- -- -- 1103 -- -- 1655
Course Outline:

- Week 1: Advertising and Brand Identity
- Week 2: Employment and Creating a Resume
- Week 3: Business Marketing
- Week 4: Customer Service and Business Ethics
- Week 5: Business Essentials
- Week 6: Business Presentations
- Week 7: Business Structures and Finance
- Week 8: Business Travel and Etiquette

Students will prepare a final presentation and other classes will be invited to watch, ask questions and evaluate each students performance.



Starting dates
2022: 04 Jan. 2022, 28 Feb. 2022, 25 Apr. 2022, 20 Jun. 2022, 15 Aug. 2022, 11 Oct. 2022, 05 Dec. 2022
Possible course durations:
4, 8, 12 weeks
General course schedule
2 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Afternoon: 12:45  - 15:00
Required minimum language level
Upper intermediate (B2) or higher
Minimum required student age:
19 years
Students per class
Maximum: 12
Average: 10
Reserve this course
Exam Preparation
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in C$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1250 1188 -- -- --
Price in US$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 919 -- -- --
This course will require 12-14 hours per week including reading and writing assignments, videos, research, teacher observations and practice in a real-life ESL/EAL classroom in your own community or teaching online to a classroom of students in Mexico.
This course takes place in a different location than main address of the school:
Kelowna
Possible course durations:
8 weeks
General course schedule
3 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 10:00  - 12:00
Afternoon: 12:45  - 14:00
Required minimum language level
Upper intermediate (B2) or higher
Minimum required student age:
19 years
Students per class
Maximum: 10
Average: 8
Reserve this course
Information for all courses offered by International Gateway Kelowna
Comments about courses:Valid medical insurance which covers students' entire stay is required for all students. Available before arrival from IGK at a cost of CAD 25 per week. Proof of valid medical insurance will be checked on the first day of classes.
Guardianship is a requirement for all unaccompanied students under age 19. Initial fee CAD 150 + CAD 100 per month service care.
Lesson duration: 45 minutes
School's administrative fee: 150.00 C$
Level testA test to assess your exact language level takes place at the school on the first day of the course.
Individual classesSingle individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 45 C$. 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.
Days without class
In 2022 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jan. 2022 - 03 Jan. 2022, 21 Feb. 2022, 15 Apr. 2022, 18 Apr. 2022, 23 May 2022, 01 Jul. 2022, 01 Aug. 2022, 05 Sep. 2022, 10 Oct. 2022, 11 Nov. 2022, 17 Dec. 2022 - 31 Dec. 2022.
If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are missed lessons recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Internet access and use of school computers
  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test before arrival
  • INCLUDED For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week
  • INCLUDED Elearning platform

Course material

Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 25 C$ per week.
Note: All courses offered by International Gateway Kelowna can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.

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International Gateway Kelowna (IGK)


    • Location: International Gateway Kelowna is located in Kelowna city in the Okanagan Valley, in the south of Canada's British Columbia province. The school is in downtown Kelowna, on the main shopping street with restaurants, bike rentals, shops and entertainment venues, just moments away. The beautiful green space of Kelowna City Park, as well ...
    • as the Hot Sands Beach, are both within a 20-minute walk of the school's front doors.

      International Gateway Kelowna is very respected within its community and promotes a vibrant, friendly and exciting atmosphere to motivate and encourage each student in reaching their language goals. IGK has previously achieved various awards from iStudy UK, including best language school in Canada.

      Social and Cultural: Many activities are available in Kelowna and the surrounding area, ranging from skiing and snowboarding in the winter months to horse riding, historic visits and theatre productions throughout the year. The abundance of activities and excursions can mean that it is hard to choose which one gives the best option and opportunity. IGK is happy to assist in organising the best-suited options for each student's needs.

      Course selection: Courses with IGK are very extensive, offering something to students of a range of different ages and interests. Specialised courses include Volunteer Llacement programmes, TESOL Certificate, Business English Certificate and practical programmes in customer service. Combination courses, ideal during a vacation, such as Hot Yoga or Agriculture & Wine, are also available at certain times of the year and include accommodation.
      • The language school International Gateway Kelowna was founded in Kelowna, Canada in 2002.
      • Legal name / parent company: International Gateway Kelowna Ltd.
      • Tax registration ID: 59308
      • Abbreviated name of school: IGK Kelowna
      • Covid-19 Status: School currently open

Accreditations and Quality seals

Preferential Terms in Case of Visa RefusalTOTA

English teacher qualifications

  • 100% hold a university degree
  • 100% hold a recognised language teaching qualification

First day of course:

Written and oral level test is performed. Students should arrive at 8:45

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

“Join us at IGK and make friendships and bonds that will last a lifetime - REAL ENGLISH, REAL CANADA, REALFUN!”

Student gender mix:

30% male / 70% female

School Size:

  • Microwave for student use

  • Daily press

  • Movie room

  • Lounge

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Free WIFI

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in all classrooms

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Heating in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in most classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 6
    Number of public PC workstations: 1
    Paid parking (<500m)

    Facilities for disabled students

    • Wheelchair access to classroom

    • Accessible Toilet

    • Wheelchair access to reception

    • The streets in downtown Kelowna along with public transit are fully wheelchair accessible.

Recommended type of transportation to city centre and name of most convenient stop for the school: * Queensway.

Walking distance from the school to recommended public transport stop: 5 minutes

Travelling time from recommended stop to city centre by public transport: 2 minutes

Offer for returning students

You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at International Gateway Kelowna and you book here.

Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school

  • Travellers Check - logo
  • Bank Transfer - logo

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students

  • Adult courses - In summer: 50
  • Adult courses - Throughout the year: 30
  • Junior courses - In summer: 60
  • Junior courses - Throughout the year: 10

Minimum age of students

  • 14 years
  • 12 years for specific Junior courses

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses In summer: 5
  • Adult courses Throughout the year: 4
  • Junior courses In summer: 1
  • Junior courses Throughout the year: 1

Average age of students

Top student nationalities

Age of students

Airport transfer

Optional airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Kelowna.

Kelowna International Airport:
100 C$ one way
180 C$ return (both ways)

Visa Documents

Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 180 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.
Full payment of all fees required before school dispatches documents required for visa application:
No
Express shipment fee (via courier):
Europe: 110 C$
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North America: 80 C$
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South America: 130 C$
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Africa: 200 C$
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: 200 C$
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Asia: 130 C$
Free shipment via regular mail.
Preferential cancellation terms in case of visa refusal:
School agreed that students booking online on this site will benefit from preferential cancellation fees in case of visa refusal, and in this case will never exceed EUR 180.

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Ballet-10 km
Basketball1 km
Cooking1 km
Dancing1 km
Football (soccer)1 km
Golf5 km
Horse riding25 km
Mountainbiking1 km
Music1 km
Sailing1 km
Skiing40 km
Squash3 km
Swimming1 km
Tennis1 km
Volleyball1 km
Windsurfing5 km
Yoga1 km

Examples of leisure activities organized by the school

Adults - Free activities:
Live music nights Beach volleyball Beach soccer Cultural events * Rowing classes
Adults - Paid activities:
Wine tours Gold panning Ice hockey match Football match Lacrosse match Baseball match Wildlife tours Dinners out * Rowing classes
Junior - Free activities:
Live music nights Beach volleyball Beach soccer Cultural events
Junior - Paid activities:
Steam train ride Attending ice hockey, baseball, football matches Gold panning First Nations Cultural tour
Leisure programme for adults (sample):
August 2022 Social Programme
August 2022 Social Programme
Leisure programme for adults (sample):
Timetable of afternoon activites for July 2022
Timetable of afternoon activites for July 2022
Leisure programme for adults (sample):
April 2022 leisure schedule
April 2022 leisure schedule

Accommodation

See availability
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ -- 460 690 920 1150 1380 1610 1840 2300 2760 230 200
Price in US$ 356 534 712 890 1068 1246 1424 1780 2136 178 155
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Sunday
Price per person
Check-in:
Saturday 12:00-21:00
Check-out:
Sunday 7:00-11:00
Note: It is important to inform the school if you plan to arrive or leave outside the standard check in/check out times.
Price extra night:
40 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport.
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Shared bathroom.
Meals:
Breakfast & lunch & dinner.
Minimum age of students:
19
Dates:
High season dates: 01 Jun. 2022 - 31 Aug. 2022
High season:
High season supplement per day: 5 C$ - High season supplement per week: 20 C$
See availability
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ -- 510 765 1020 1275 1530 1785 2040 2550 3060 255 200
Price in US$ 395 592 790 987 1184 1382 1579 1974 2368 198 155
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Sunday
Price per person
Check-in:
Saturday 12:00-21:00
Check-out:
Sunday 7:00-11:00
Note: It is important to inform the school if you plan to arrive or leave outside the standard check in/check out times.
Price extra night:
50 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport.
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Shared bathroom.
Meals:
Breakfast & lunch & dinner.
Minimum age of students:
12
Maximum age of students:
18
Dates:
High season dates: 01 Jun. 2022 - 31 Aug. 2022
High season:
High season supplement per day: 5 C$ - High season supplement per week: 20 C$
See availability
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ -- 460 690 920 1150 1380 1610 1840 2300 2760 230 200
Price in US$ 356 534 712 890 1068 1246 1424 1780 2136 178 155
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Sunday
Price per person
Check-in:
Saturday 12:00-21:00
Check-out:
Sunday 7:00-11:00
Note: It is important to inform the school if you plan to arrive or leave outside the standard check in/check out times.
Price extra night:
50 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport.
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Shared bathroom.
Meals:
Breakfast & lunch & dinner.
Minimum age of students:
12
Maximum age of students:
18
Dates:
High season dates: 01 Jun. 2022 - 31 Aug. 2022
High season:
High season supplement per day: 5 C$ - High season supplement per week: 10 C$
See availability
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ -- 400 600 800 1000 1200 1400 1600 2000 2400 200 200
Price in US$ 310 465 620 774 929 1084 1239 1548 1858 155 155
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Sunday
Price per person
Check-in:
Saturday 12:00-21:00
Check-out:
Sunday 7:00-11:00
Note: It is important to inform the school if you plan to arrive or leave outside the standard check in/check out times.
Price extra night:
40 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport.
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Shared bathroom.
Meals:
Breakfast & lunch & dinner.
Minimum age of students:
19
Dates:
High season dates: 01 Jun. 2022 - 31 Aug. 2022
High season:
High season supplement per day: 5 C$ - High season supplement per week: 20 C$
See availability
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ -- 360 540 720 900 1080 1260 1440 1800 2160 180 200
Price in US$ 279 418 558 697 836 976 1115 1393 1672 140 155
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Sunday
Price per person
Check-in:
Saturday 12:00-21:00
Check-out:
Sunday 7:00-11:00
Note: It is important to inform the school if you plan to arrive or leave outside the standard check in/check out times.
Price extra night:
45 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport.
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Shared bathroom.
Meals:
Breakfast & 1 meal.
Minimum age of students:
19
Dates:
High season dates: 01 Jun. 2022 - 31 Aug. 2022
High season:
High season supplement per day: 5 C$ - High season supplement per week: 20 C$
See availability
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 12 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in C$ -- 410 615 820 1025 1230 1435 1640 2050 2460 205 200
Price in US$ 318 476 635 794 952 1111 1270 1587 1904 159 155
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Sunday
Price per person
Check-in:
Saturday 12:00-21:00
Check-out:
Sunday 7:00-11:00
Note: It is important to inform the school if you plan to arrive or leave outside the standard check in/check out times.
Price extra night:
40 C$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport.
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Shared bathroom.
Meals:
Breakfast & 1 meal.
Minimum age of students:
19
Dates:
High season dates: 01 Jun. 2022 - 31 Aug. 2022
High season:
High season supplement per day: 5 C$ - High season supplement per week: 20 C$

Reviews

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Rating: 4.0/5.0

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International Gateway Kelowna, Kelowna
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Rating: 4.0/5.0

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Insider tips about what future students should not miss: you learn not only a language, but you can find some friends
Other comments: They are very good in creating a strong community of students and teachers, we all are friends
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    FAQ about International Gateway Kelowna, Kelowna

  • English courses at International Gateway Kelowna start at 149 C$ for TESOL Preparation course with 15 lessons per week. When booking here you benefit from an exclusive discount.
  • The accommodation Homestay (Age 19+) is the most popular among all our clients of International Gateway
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from Kelowna International Airport (100 C$)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at International Gateway varies from 1 students (One-to-One Lessons) to 15 students (General English 30)
  • 100% of teachers at International Gateway Kelowna hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at International Gateway Kelowna comes from Japan with a 40% representation, followed by students from Switzerland (10%) and Brazil (5%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • International Gateway Kelowna offers courses from 12 years (High School Experience, 30 lessons per week) to 99. Average age is 19 during the summer and 23 for the rest of the year.
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