Royal Roads University's Global Learning and Language Centre (GLLC) offers programs that allow you to gain international experience and cross-cultural skills while improving your written and spoken English communications.
English for Academic Purposes
Royal Roads’ English for Academic Purposes (EAP) programs are designed for students looking to develop their English language skills to help meet their personal, professional or academic goals. This intensive program offers 25 hours per week of language instruction with courses in writing, reading, listening, grammar and speaking. Students will gain confidence using English while also developing critical thinking skills and increasing global awareness. Committed students can expect to progress .5 of an IELTS level for every 10 weeks in the program. Learn more
Business Essentials for Emerging Global Leaders
Designed for aspiring leaders seeking an immersive international education experience, this program blends professional and personal leadership, career coaching, team-based projects and field trips, and exposure to RRU’s award-winning Learning, Teaching and Research Model alongside business and workplace English. With intensive academic instruction from university faculty, participants will enhance their knowledge of global business and leadership practices to expand their career path, while heightening English and intercultural competencies. Learn more
Summer Leadership Academy
Summer Leadership Academy students will gain leadership skills while heightening English and intercultural competencies. Blending experiential and challenge-based learning, this program actively engages students to apply their learning to actionable projects in teams with the objective of making positive change in the world, both locally and globally. Designed for students 17+ years of age with moderate English language ability. Learn more