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How to Receive a 7 or Higher on IELTS Speaking

To study in an English-speaking country, one has to pass their English Language Proficiency tests. One of the most common tests is the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).  As far as Canada is concerned, this applies even if one wants Permanent Residency or Citizenship. This article will guide you

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Everything You Need to Know About New IELTS Online

For immigrants or individuals looking to study in another country, IELTS is usually the go-to examination. After all, it’s the most popular English language test in the world, and over 3.5 million people take the IELTS exam every year. But wait, you will want to hear about a new IELTS


Prepare for the IELTS on Your Computer

Intro Is there a difference between taking the IELTS on a computer compared to paper? This article will explain the advantages of preparing for and taking the test online, rather than completing it on paper!   What is the IELTS?  The International English Language Testing System, commonly referred to as the

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Share your experience and earn $1,000: Study in BC writer’s award

Do you currently study at a post-secondary institution in BC as an international student? Get valuable writing experience, share your experience as an international student, and be eligible to receive $1,000 towards your tuition by sharing your journey. Study in BC Writer’s Award is now available. Why Study in British


The Importance of Eating Breakfast & VSB’s Breakfast Program

Intro Breakfast is often regarded as the “most important meal of the day” and for good reason. But many people skip breakfast, usually for reasons such as waking up late, not feeling hungry in the morning, or being a “coffee person.” So, should you eat breakfast?  Why Should We Eat?


What to Know About Columbia College Scholarship

Columbia College is one of the most reputed colleges in Vancouver for high school programs, university transfers, Associate Degrees, and various other courses. They believe in providing a consistent level of quality education. With experienced and knowledgeable faculties, they provide a strong and supportive learning environment for students. Thousands of


Learn English with RIE’s 3-Week Summer Camp

Intro A great way to stay productive during the summer is to join an adventurous yet informative summer camp! British Columbia’s natural beauty, vast spaces and diverse culture allow several varied experiences ranging from skill-building to pure fun. Richmond International Education’s 3-week summer camp offers all of these. If this


Burnaby School District Summer Session for Secondary Students

These programs help in shaping students’ personality and boosts their confidence. SD41 is currently accepting pre-approvals for the 2022 Summer Session for secondary schools. This summer session is the one-stop-shop for academic enrichment while having fun with creative and engaging courses at the same time. No matter in which grade


Burnaby School District Summer Session for Elementary Students

Summertime is just around the corner and no one can deny the fact that it is the most vibrant time of the year as it helps students reconnect with their friends, peers, and teachers.  SD41 Overview The Burnaby School District is the fourth largest in BC. The District operates 41

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University Pathways at ILAC

For some, school English standards can be daunting, but with ILAC, you’ll be prepared to take on the IELTS and pass with flying colors. 


Make a Leap at Capilano University

Capilano University, also short for Cap U, was established in 1968 and is located in North Vancouver. It has about 12,700 students enrolled each year, and it has a good reputation worldwide. The learning institute is focused on its learning quality for students and is committed to equipping the students


Here is Everything You Need to Know Before Taking a Duolingo’s English Test

What is the Duolingo English Test? Designed for today’s international students and institutions, the Duolingo English Test is a modern language proficiency tool. It offers a writing test, a video interview, and an English proficiency score in a safe, accessible, and secure environment. What Is the Difference between Duolingo English


IELTS vs CELPIP: Which Test Should You Take?

If you are planning to immigrate to Canada or study in Canada, you might know that having an English language test score is one of the requirements for immigration and school entry. To meet the English language proficiency requirements of immigration and citizenship in Canada, you may take either the


University of Victoria Pathway Program – An Alternative Route For Students

The English Language Centre of the University of Victoria(UVic) has been offering intensive English courses since 1970. They are now one of the most extensive on-campus English schools in Canada. Their students are coming from more than 30 countries to attend classes for one to three months each year. Depending


University of Victoria – Attraction For Nature Lovers

The University of Victoria (UVic) is the oldest university in British Columbia. In 1963, UVic became a public university in BC with funding from the provincial government. UVic has become Canada’s top comprehensive university for over half a century. Their employment rate is acknowledged and ranked second for comprehensive Canadian


Study Abroad with Your Children – the Greater Victoria School District

There are 27 primary schools under the Greater Victoria School District, and it has an encouraging environment for international students. Their International Education Program is dedicated to cultivating students’ learning and learning capabilities. While their elementary schools offer a variety of academic courses, they provide different extracurricular activities for students


The University of Saskatchewan – A Place of Discovery

University of Saskatchewan (USask) is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. This school was founded in 1907, and it is one of the top research universities for the medical postdoctoral program in Canada. It is renowned for its research in these fields, such as water quality, food security, and infectious diseases.


What is Better Than Starting Your Journey in a Joyful Community

Columbia Academy is an international private high school located in downtown Vancouver. It can be easily accessed by convenient public transportation, with about a 3-minutes walk to the Skytrain station. The school offers courses for grades 8 to 12, aiming to equip students to enter world-class institutions, with passionate professors,


What you need to know to succeed in your IELTS Writing Task #1

Writing; you either love it or you hate it. While some people adore writing for the subjectivity and creative power it gives the writer, others despise it for the lack of direction and the fact it relies so heavily on interpretation. Whatever your stance on writing is, it’s an important


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