English Language Schools in Canada

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124 Best language schools in Canada (ranked based on student reviews)

You are interested in learning English in Canada? We have researched all the details about the best English language schools in Canada for you so that you can easily compare prices, reviews, courses for adults and teenagers and special offers.


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Key Facts about Canada

Canada is THE destination for exploring, with its wealth of destinations; beautiful mountain peaks, soft sandy beaches, cosmopolitan cities and quiet cosy villages. Visit festival-packed cities like Toronto and Montreal or enjoy the Canadian outdoors while hiking, skiing or snowboarding in the spectacular mountains of Banff & Jasper National Parks.

Population: 33,679,000

Capital: Ottawa

Time zone: GMT -3 — GTM -7

Currency: CAD (1 CAD = 493.4634 CRC)

Telephone country code: +1


  • Catholicism  40%
  • Reformed Protestantism (United Church of Canada)  5%
  • Anglican  4%
  • Islam  3%
  • Baptist  2%
  • Other Protestant  4%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  24%
  • Other religions: Hinduism, Sikhism, Orthodox, Buddhism  18%

Canada quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.6

4.6 (923 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from Costa Rica require a visa to enter and study in Canada. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Largest cities in Canada:

  • 1. Toronto: 2,600,000
  • 2. Montreal: 1,600,000
  • 3. Calgary: 1,000,000
  • 4. Ottawa: 810,000
  • 5. Edmonton: 710,000

Largest international airport in Canada:

Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ): 47.130.358 Passengers/Year; 2 Terminals; 16 km. from Toronto city center

universities: 101 (rankings of universities in Canada)

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Canada average):6.53 C$ (31% more expensive than in Costa Rica)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type A
  • Plug Type B
  • Residential voltage: 120 V
  • Frequency: 60 Hz

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    FAQ about schools in Canada

  • SC - GEOS Languages Plus has received the best overall rating in Ottawa.
  • International House, located in 302-4293 Mountain Square, Town centre, Whistler has been voted as the school with the best location in Canada.
  • OHC English was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Homestay (18+)' at Hansa Language Centre is the best rated accommodation in Canada.
  • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations. According to a survey of StudyTravel Magazine the average course duration for Canada is 12 weeks.
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