Overview
Study Area
University Pathway
Location Available Vancouver, Toronto, Montréal, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne
Length
8 weeks minimum
Schedule
Full-Time Intensive
Start Dates

Every Monday except the last week of a session*

Language Levels B1B2B3B4I1I2I3I4A1A2
Notes

You can begin the program at any level, but you may need to upgrade your English before beginning the required University Pathway Program courses.
*In Canada, you must begin your University Pathway Program required courses on the first day of a session, and must complete the full session of your required courses to get credit.
In Melbourne, the University Pathway Program will be available starting Aug 15. 

Completion of ILSC’s University Pathway Program fulfils the language entry requirement for more than 100 Universities, Colleges and TAFEs in Canada and Australia, with no TOEFL or IELTS Test required! Prepare for success in an English language post-secondary program with ILSC:

  • Seamless transfer into one of ILSC’s reputable partner colleges or universities (no IELTS or TOEFL required)
  • Get a conditional letter of acceptance from your chosen partner college or university
  • Get introduced to the college or university learning environment through guest lectures from ILSC’s partner schools
  • ILSC’s Academic Excellence Assurance supports you to achieve your goals
  • More than 74 Masters and PhD programs in North America accepting seamless entry from ILSC's University Pathway Program

You can search the entire list of post-secondary programs available at our partner schools on our dedicated ILSC University Pathway website.

ILSC University Pathway Program Website

 

Student Health and Wellbeing
Download our new app for 24/7 support at your fingertips

 

With our new Keep Me Safe service, University Pathway students at ILSC Language Schools have free access to immediate chat support and a wealth of free resources to help your ongoing personal and academic success, in the way that’s most convenient, comfortable and valuable for you.

 

Why use Keep Me Safe and My SSP App:

  • It’s free and 100% confidential, within the limits of the law
  • Access to Keep Me Safe’s qualified professional counsellors for immediate or ongoing support 24/7
  • Choose how you want to communicate: website chat, app, phone options available
  • Instant chat and telephone support in 6 languages
  • Phone counselling which provides support in 60+ languages
  • Access to relevant articles and videos about health and diet, living away, practical life skills, student success, relationships, and more.

 

What My SSP can help you with: 

  • Adjusting to life in Canada
  • Exam Stress
  • Managing your finances
  • Healthy living habits
  • Juggling your time
  • Relationships with friends, family and roommates
  • Loneliness or homesickness

 

How it Works

1. Get in touch!

  1. Download the free My SSP app
  2. Visit the website www.keepmesafe.org  
  3. Call 1.866.743.7732

2. Talk to Keep Me Safe’s counsellors through the app chat, or by phone* OR schedule an appointment with Keep Me Safe’s counsellors in person or by video in your native language, for a time when suits you. 
* I
nstant messaging is available in English, French, Spanish, Korean, Simplified Chinese and Arabic

3. You’ll be supported through your concern, no matter how big or small.

 

Download the app here!

 

All programs are part of English Language Programs for International students CRICOS Code: 060152JCRICOS Code 02137M ILSC (Brisbane) PTY LTD trading as ILSC–Brisbane, ILSC-Sydney and ILSC-Melbourne RTO Number 31564

What You'll Learn

Take the first step towards achieving your dreams of earning a qualification from a college, TAFE or university in Canada or Australia. ILSC supports your learning journey from the moment you register.

We can help you find the right college or university program to meet your goals, and help you apply. Once you arrive at ILSC, you’ll receive a university pathway orientation and our academic advisors can help you choose the right courses to support your learning. Complete a minimum of two levels of required* University Pathway courses and you’ll be ready for success in your college or university program!

* In Australia the number of levels varies depending on your partner school

 

ILSC Academic Excellence Assurance SealACADEMIC EXCELLENCE ASSURANCE

ILSC is committed to assuring your success by offering you:

  • Academic counselling to help you choose and apply to your college, TAFE, or university
  • Online resources to help you practice you skills
  • Ongoing monitoring of your academic progress to catch any challenges as soon as they arise
  • Partner school tours
  • Attend guest lectures from ILSC's partner schools
 

 

Canada - Schedule & Required Courses

University Pathway students must complete 2 ILSC levels of required courses. Your schedule and required courses will depend on the ILSC Language Entry Level required for your chosen program at your partner school.

FOR PARTNER PROGRAMS REQUIRING ILSC INTERMEDIATE 4
HOURS INTERMEDIATE 3 INTERMEDIATE 4
9:00 AM–12:00 PM English for Academic Purposes–Intermediate 3
(Optional: IELTS Preparation OR TOEFL Advanced)
English for Academic Purposes–
Intermediate 4
1:00 PM–2:30 PM Required Elective* Academic Writing 1
2:45 PM–4:00 PM Required Elective* Academic Speaking & Listening

 

FOR PARTNER PROGRAMS REQUIRING ILSC ADVANCED 1
HOURS INTERMEDIATE 4 ADVANCED 1
9:00 AM–12:00 PM English for Academic Purposes–Intermediate 4
(Optional: IELTS Preparation OR TOEFL Advanced)
English for Academic Purposes–
Advanced 1
1:00 PM–2:30 PM Academic Writing 1 Academic Writing 2
2:45 PM–4:00 PM Required Elective* Academic Speaking & Listening

 

FOR PARTNER PROGRAMS REQUIRING ILSC ADVANCED 2
HOURS ADVANCED 1 ADVANCED 2
9:00 AM–12:00 PM English for Academic Purposes–Advanced 1
(Optional: IELTS Preparation OR TOEFL Advanced)
English for Academic Purposes–
Advanced 2
1:00 PM–2:30 PM Academic Writing 2 Academic Writing 3
2:45 PM–4:00 PM Academic Speaking & Listening Required Elective*

 

Australia - Schedule & Required Courses

Students who begin at the B1 to I2 level can choose from ILSC’s wide variety of courses to improve their level. When you arrive at ILSC, you will receive a UPath orientation. ILSC’s student advisors and UPath advisors can help you choose the right courses to support your learning. Once you reach the I3 level, you can begin taking the required courses for the UPath program and prepare to enter a college, TAFE or university.

University Pathway Program Australia Schedule
  HOURS BEGINNER 1 – INTERMEDIATE 2 INTERMEDIATE 3 INTERMEDIATE 4 ADVANCED 1 ADVANCED 2
REQUIRED COURSES
9:00AM–12:00PM Students are advised to take Academic Preparation courses.

Our University Pathway Advisor will help you to create a study path that will help you attain your goals.

IELTS Mastery or
English for Academic Purposes*
IELTS Mastery or
English for Academic Purposes*
IELTS Mastery or
English for Academic Purposes*
IELTS Mastery or
English for Academic Purposes*
1:00PM–2:30PM IELTS Mastery or
Academic Speaking & Listening
IELTS Mastery or
Academic Speaking & Listening
IELTS Mastery or
Academic Writing
IELTS Mastery or
Academic Writing
RECOMMENDED COURSES
2:45PM–4:00PM Choose an academic elective

Suggested Academic Skills Electives include:
Academic Vocabulary, Public Speaking, Writing, Reading, Grammar, Listening, Pronunciation, Vocabulary, International Currents Events, Test Preparation, Business English, English for Finance** or Technical English**.

* For students taking English for Academic Purposes instead of IELTS Mastery, a University Pathway advisor will recommend skills courses based on your academic goals.
** English for Finance and Technical English are available in Brisbane only.