Intensive Academic Year course
Best for immersing yourself in the English language and local culture
What are Intensive Academic Year courses?
Structured like a real university year, an Intensive Academic Year course is unforgettable in more ways than one. Long-term immersion and expert tuition help you achieve lasting fluency, while you’ll never forget the sights and experiences you’ll discover.
Our Intensive Academic courses offer you the maximum classroom time each week, with extra lessons focusing on specific skills such as Business English, Academic English, Literature or TOEFL /IELTS preparation.
But don’t forget – at Kaplan, exploration and adventure are part of the learning process, so you’ll still have opportunities to get out and enjoy your destination.
- SPECIFIC SKILLS SESSIONS help you eliminate your weaknesses, explore your interests or prepare to achieve the qualifications you need
- IDEAL FOR STUDENTS hoping to progress to university in the English-speaking world. An Intensive Academic course equips you to learn and thrive in an Anglophone academic setting
We are so confident that your English will improve that if you don’t advance by at least one level of fluency every 10 weeks, in one of our US, UK, Canada or Ireland schools, we’ll give you an extra four weeks at the end of your tuition, absolutely free. *Terms and conditions apply
Many students struggle with taking their intermediate skills to the next level and applying their language outside of the classroom. Alongside language development, our Real English special skills classes are based around the critical skills viewed as essential to succeed in life, and are available as part of this course.
- Course length9 months (32 weeks of tuition and 3-4 weeks break)
- Entry levelBeginner to Advanced English
- Minimum age16 Years old
- Lesson hours45 minute lessons
- Class sizeAverage 12, maximum 15
- 20 English lessons (15 hours)
- 8 Specific Skills Lessons (6 hours)
- 7 K+ sessions (5.25 hours) Find out more
Which schools offer this course
Why Choose Kaplan English Courses?
Why should you choose Kaplan International?
Learning English should be an adventure. Set in spectacular locations from palm-fringed beaches to the heart of New York, our schools offer you dynamic language tuition, sophisticated learning technology, and the amazing experience of exploring the English-speaking world. Whatever your ambitions, our immersive courses are designed to help you achieve your goals – and enrich your life.
You will improve your English with us. We are so confident in your ability to reach your goals that if you attend your classes and still don’t advance by at least one level, we’ll give you an extra four weeks tuition completely free. (Available in all our schools in the US, UK, Canada and Ireland - terms and conditions apply)
K+ English Language Learning System
Our unique K+ teaching methodology was designed by an international team of experts to harness the power of digital, text-based and interpersonal learning methods. Our integrated system of books, apps, online resources and games work together to help you learn fast – in the classroom, on the move, and at home.