Long-Term English Courses

Kaplan International English

Long Term English Courses

Gain fluency and expand your horizons

WHY CHOOSE A LONG-TERM COURSE?

Our certified Long Term English courses are designed to help you become truly fluent in English.
You will have time to explore your amazing destination, and make friends with people from all around the world.

38 Schools

With 38 schools in six countries, we have the largest presence of any international language school in the English-speaking world

Guaranteed Results

Provided you meet our attendance requirements, we guarantee academic progress on all our Long Term English courses.

International Career

Boost your CV with proficiency in a global language and experience of working and communicating with people from all over the world.

OUR LONG TERM COURSES

Get the best value with our Long Term English courses and really immerse yourself in the culture of your chosen destination. Choose the intensity of your program and how long you want to study.

GENERAL ACADEMIC SEMESTER

GENERAL ACADEMIC SEMESTER

A five or six-month English course that boosts your fluency and vocabulary and immerses you fully in a new culture.

Starting From GBP £4,100 FIND OUT MORE
GENERAL ACADEMIC YEAR

GENERAL ACADEMIC YEAR

A nine-month English course designed to improve your English skills to the highest level, with more lessons than our General Academic Semester course.

Starting From GBP £6,560 FIND OUT MORE
BEST OF AMERICA INTENSIVE ACADEMIC YEAR PROGRAM

BEST OF AMERICA INTENSIVE ACADEMIC YEAR PROGRAM

Study for eight months in one of four exciting American cities, combining English classes with fascinating modules about American culture.

Starting From USD $11,500 FIND OUT MORE
ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES

ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES

Develop your ability to write essays, join debates and deliver presentations, and prepare to advance to an English-speaking university.

Starting From AUD $4,300
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My fear of speaking English has disappeared, before Kaplan I was too nervous to try and speak it. I’ve been lucky to make good friends from all over the world and I am excited to be able to visit them in their countries.

Hyoju Nam, South Korea

MAKE REAL PROGRESS

See how quickly your English can improve during an Intensive English course with Kaplan.
Intensive English students typically progress from one level to the next every 10 weeks*

0-10
weeks

ELEMENTARY

You can use common words and greetings, but have limited grammatical knowledge.

EXAM LEVELS

TOEFL®: 0-12
IELTS: 3.0
CAMBRIDGE: 100-120
ALTE: Breakthrough Level
CEFR: A1

10-20
weeks

LOWER INTERMEDIATE

You can write and speak in familiar situations and have some knowledge of grammar, but limited vocabulary.

EXAM LEVELS

TOEFL®: 13-36
IELTS: 3.5-4.0
CAMBRIDGE: 120-140 KET
ALTE: Level 1
CEFR: A2

20-30
weeks

INTERMEDIATE

You can talk about everyday subjects, with limited style and expression. You are comfortable speaking about familiar topics.

EXAM LEVELS

TOEFL®: 37-54
IELTS: 4.5-5.0
CAMBRIDGE: 140-160 PET
ALTE: Level 2
CEFR: B1
PTE: 43-58

30-40
weeks

HIGHER INTERMEDIATE

You have a good understanding of grammar and can contribute to most conversations, but may make mistakes.

EXAM LEVELS

TOEFL®: 55-74
IELTS: 5.5-6.0
CAMBRIDGE: 160-180 FCE
ALTE: Level 3
CEFR: B2
PTE: 59-75

40-50
weeks

ADVANCED

You communicate confidently and are nearly fluent, but lack specialist vocabulary and make some mistakes.

EXAM LEVELS

TOEFL®: 75-91
IELTS: 6.5-7.0
CAMBRIDGE: 180-200 CAE
ALTE: Level 4
CEFR: C1
PTE: 76-84

50+
weeks

PROFICIENCY

You are very close to native fluency and can handle all complex written and spoken language.

EXAM LEVELS

TOEFL®: 92-100
IELTS: 7.5-8.0
CAMBRIDGE: 200+ CAE
ALTE: Level 5
CEFR: C2
PTE: 85-100

* Please note that 10 weeks per level is just a guide to average progress rates on an Intensive English course.

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