Online study of language and communication strategies for working, studying and researching in academic or professional settings

English for Science & Technology

These customized online study seminars are for you if…

you are an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in science and engineering fields.

This is an online specialized program that provides English language and communication skills to third and fourth-year undergraduate students, as well as graduate students, who are majoring in science and engineering fields and require English language and communication strategies for working, studying and researching in academic or professional settings.

Authentic, academic classroom tasks that build communicative language skills.

Virtual visits to science related facilities in the Edmonton area.

Opportunities to take part in extra language activities through the Student Engagement Centre.

Bubbles science
  • online interactive delivery
  • tailored to individual learners and groups
  • pro-rated fees are available
now offered online
Currently accepting pre-registrations

Contact us today
phone 1-780-492-5530
or email elsinfo@ualberta.ca

Online interactive study

Available to both individual and group applicants.

  • Minimum language requirements:
    IELTS 5.5 or TOEIC 700 or TOEFL 53
  • 2021
    Course length: four weeks
    Dates: TBA
    Please inquire for costs

We also offer several customized English language training options for government and business groups.

We go beyond “classroom study”

In addition to their classes, all ELS students have access to our Student Engagement Centre. The centre and its daily workshops, activities, and engagement experiences are included in your tuition fee.

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Centre overview

Workshops and activities highlights

Week 1: Are you ready to begin the term?

Join in and say 'hello' to the SEC instructor, plus get a chance to meet students from other classes

Icebreaker event info

ELS volunteers are amazing!

These student volunteers are a perfect example that engagement can be meaningful & fun!

Watch this video

Meet Zuzana: this term's SEC instructor

Watch her first message to find out what the UAlberta campus looks like at the beginning of the fall term 2020

Meet Zuzanna

Join a Virtual UAlberta Student Club

Did you know that there are more than 400 student clubs at the UofA?

Find your club

Student Weekly Challenge

We want to hear about your back to school experience and see your work spaces

Submit your creation

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