Intensive English course

Best for 
getting the most out of your time abroad and learning as much English as possible.

Learn English quickly with an Intensive English course

Our Intensive English program offers a fast, enjoyable and effective way to improve your English language skills, whatever your current language level. You have the opportunity to customize your course with specific skills lessons, including business English and exam preparation.

Intensive English classes allow you to quickly achieve English fluency and learn grammar and vocabulary that will be useful in every day English. You can study for as long as you need to, and this level of focus will improve your opportunities in future academic and professional endeavours. 





How can I learn English quickly?

One of the best ways to learn any language is to immerse yourself in it. Living somewhere that speaks the language you want to learn for several months is an excellent way to push yourself, so studying English abroad is one of the most effective ways to learn English quickly. 

The intensive English course is an ideal choice for you if you want to learn English as quickly as possible whislt studying abroad. This will give you the most class time and will allow you to fit more learning into a shorter space of time if you can not be away from your home country for too long.

As well as the increased class room time alongisde your immersive trip abroad, you will have options to tailor your lessons with options on additional modules so that you can start learning vocabulary that will help you in your future, either with your career or academic studies.

This programme is right for you if:

  • You want to make the fastest possible progress with your English ability in a class that suits your level
  • You want to choose how long you study for, with courses lasting anything from 2 weeks to a year
  • You want to personalise your course with a choice of specific skills classes that suit your needs and interests
  • You want to make the most of specially created and proven Kaplan study materials
  • You want to receive a Kaplan International English Certificate of Achievement

Course facts

Course length
2 to 52 weeks
Entry level
Elementary to Advanced English
Minimum age
16 Years old
Lesson hours
45 minute lessons
Class size
Average 12, maximum 15
Course structure

20 lessons (15 hours) of General English: focus on reading, writing, listening, and speaking

8 Specific Skills Lessons (6 hours): focus on a range of specific skills such as vocabulary, business English, or local culture

7 sessions (5.25 hours) of K+ tools, K+eXtra and K+ clubs: Self-study time with access to exclusive materials and resources along with personalised sessions for you study the areas you most need help with, including exam techniques and study group work. 


All courses are Monday-Friday, with morning and afternoon classes

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Which schools offer this course

NZNew Zealand (1)
Evening classes are offered as an option in Perth and Sydney Manly

Why should you choose Kaplan International?

We are a global leader in providing English language courses for students all around the world.

Our unique K+ learning system allows you to target specific areas of English and progress through language levels. Choose from a huge selection of 45 English schools, as well as a wide range of courses to best suit your needs. We aim to make your journey with us the experience of a lifetime.

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Certificate to prove your level of English

It is important you have proof of your studies and the hard work you have put in.

At the end of your course you will receive a Kaplan International English Certificate of Achievement documenting your new language level and attendance. We are proud to be accredited by highly-respected and recognized accrediting agencies in each country.

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K+ English Language Learning System

K+ is our exclusive learning system that maximizes learning by embracing technology as a teaching and studying tool.

Focus on the four key language skills that are key to achieving fluency: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Our materials help you learn in class, on the move, or at home. This integrated approach provides a fun and effective learning experience. 

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