Best language schools in Burlington (ranked based on student reviews)

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Overall attractiveness of Burlington
10 authentic ratings from students who reserved a course with us in Burlington

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Friendliness of locals

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Interesing things to do

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Geographic setting

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Public transport

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What our students said about Burlington

Rating: 5/5


I enjoyed hiking at the Royal Botanical Areas and there is nice and cheap cinema close to school.


Most recent student reviews of language schools in Burlington

English Encounters Inc.

It is a very nice and has a familiar atmosphere.

26 July 2019
Course: General English Course - 4 weeks
Student age: 49 years

Rating: 4.6

4.6 | 10 reviews
English Encounters Inc.

The teachers ability to involve us

25 July 2018
Course: General English Course - 2 weeks
Student age: 53 years

Rating: 4.6

4.6 | 10 reviews
English Encounters Inc.

The lessons and the help with the organization of leisure activities
Management of the school and the lecturers are very friendly, helpful and competent.

19 June 2018
Course: General English Course - 4 weeks
Student age: 58 years

Rating: 4.6

4.6 | 10 reviews
English Encounters Inc.

The multicultural classes and the diversity of teaching.

30 August 2016
Course: General English Course - 8 weeks
Student age: 19 years

Rating: 4.6

4.6 | 10 reviews
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Interesting information about Burlington

Why Burlington? Burlington is a small town in comparison to many other states and this ...
is exactly what gives it its charm. Perched on the shores of Lake Champlain more than half of the city is protected rural space. The city it boasts a great a community feel as well as good employment opportunities and low crime rates. It offers world-class urban amenities, including shopping and dining and is home to some of Ontario's top festivals and events. The University of Vermont has over 13,000 students which contributes to its vibrant cultural and social life. Burlington has a spirited, youthful vibe and a lot more ethnic diversity compared to anywhere else in Vermont.
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Key Facts about Burlington

Population:   184,000
Time zone: +5h. (GMT -5)
Region: Ontario,
Currency: CAD (1 CAD = 0.7517 USD)
Visa: Nationals from USA can travel and study a language course up to 18 hours a week and for a maximum of 180 days without a full visa. It is just necessary to apply online for an ESTA card (Electronic System for Travel Authorization). Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Visa requirements data last updated on 01-12-2022 (Source)
For the most up-to-date visa information please consult with the embassy or consulate of Canada in your country. List of embassies and consulates of Canada on the official website - Government of Canada.
High season: July
Low season: January
Average course price per week (High season): 180 €
Average course price per week (Low season): 240 C$
Cost of Living:
* 100 = prices in New York
  • Student price index excluding rent:80* (20% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:61* (39% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:84* (16% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (Canada average): 6.98 C$
    (2% more expensive than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type A
  • Plug Type B
  • Residential voltage: 120 V
  • Frequency: 60 Hz

Weather in Burlington

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What to do in Burlington

Royal Botanical Gardens
Royal Botanical Gardens
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Arrival airport

Toronto Pearson International (YYZ) - 37 km. from Burlington city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 30 minutes, 100 minutes.

Main stops: Union Station, Long Branch GO, Clarkson GO, Oakville GO, Burlington GO

Every 60 minutes, 75 minutes.

Main stops: Pearson Airport Terminal 1, Trafalgar Rd., Dundas St at Hwy. 407 Park & Ride

Taxi: 35 minutes drive to city center of Burlington

Public transportation in Burlington

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