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Long-term study abroad Achieve language fluency and complete cultural immersion www.ef.com/year

Language Year Abroad Students and Adults


More than a language course Go on the adventure of a lifetime with a long-term language program that will equip you with lasting fluency.

Quality, experience and innovation Since 1965, EF has offered people of all ages and nationalities the chance to discover a new language and culture. Our mission is to open the world through education – and you’ll notice our commitment to quality and excellence from the very first moment you contact us.

An EF Language Year Abroad is where it all starts An EF Language Year Abroad is designed to kick-start your global future. Whether you want to hit the beach in Sydney, find the perfect pizza in Rome or live like a real New Yorker in the Big Apple, EF has he study abroad program for you. From the moment they first meet, our students share an unforgettable experience as they spend 6, 9 or 11 months in any of our 52 schools around the world So, what does an EF Language Year Abroad student look like? In truth, they look just like you. High-school graduates, university students, professionals – and even those who aren’t quite sure what move to make next. Each student trusts us to help them develop language fluency, build a bright future and connect with the world. The best part? You could be one of them.

“I’m really proud of what I’ve achieved on my EF program, and gaining my CAE certificate was the highlight. Not only are my language skills now C2 level, but I’ve lived in a wonderful city and made lots of new friends.” Anna from Switzerland EF London

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Your pathway to fluency EF’s innovative method for academic success.

The EF Efekta™ Learning System

Our complete learning experience

The EF Efekta™ Learning System is based on a simple principle: the more we personalize your program around your unique goals and needs, the faster you learn. With Efekta™, lasting language skills are guaranteed – no matter your starting level or native language. Thanks to Efekta’s combination of experienced teachers, interactive class time, technology-assisted practice and real-life immersion, you’ll make maximum progress during your time abroad.

Teacher-led instruction Classes are led by certified teachers who ensure you gain the confidence and skills to express yourself in a natural way. You’ll learn local phrases as well as important grammar and pronunciation.

Teaching tools and more In addition to our methodology, we also develop our own curricula, instructional methods, study materials and online applications. This ensures the content of your course is always fully integrated – online and in the classroom.

Interactive app lessons Developed exclusively by us, EF Class combines digital learning with classroom -based lessons. They can be conducted anywhere at any time and form an integral part of our multi-faceted curriculum.

Personalized study options Every program features Special Interest Lessons (SPINs), which allow you to personalize your program to meet your own career and academic goals. At the start of every term, you’ll choose a range of academic and vocational SPINs that not only interest you but also boost your fluency. Defining the future of language learning EF Learning Labs collaborates with the most prestigious universities worldwide – including the University of Cambridge. Together this collective of the world’s leading linguists, scientists and language experts are pio­neering initiatives in language learning, teaching technology and progress assessment. Learn more at www. ef.edu/research.

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Communication classes You’ll take part in a number of discussions, games and simulations with staff and students to quickly improve your spoken skills.

EF Immersion Challenges Use our brand new mobile-based language learning tool to take part in challenges across your host destination. You'll accelerate your pathway to fluency with a range of interactive tasks that can be found in art galleries, cafes, museums and more. Weekly lectures Attend a motivating lecture each week on different topics to develop your language listening and comprehension skills. Language Year Abroad Projects Students work in multi-national groups to produce a highly academic insight into a subject that matters to them.


You’re guaranteed to advance one language level every six weeks.

EF learning stages (Common European Framework Levels)

How fast will you learn?

Months of study

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Language Ability After C2, you'll continue to learn new ways of performing at a native speaker level.

EF Intensive Program EF General Program

C2

Exam scores EFSET: 71+ Cambridge: CPE IELTS: 9 TOEFL: 119-120 TOEIC: 945+

Upper Advanced Communicates almost as effectively as a native speaker.

C1

Exam scores EFSET: 61-70 Cambridge: CAE IELTS: 7-8 TOEFL: 110-118 TOEIC: 945+

Advanced Confident communicator, good comprehension of most texts.

B2

Exam scores EFSET: 51-60 Cambridge: FCE IELTS: 5.5-6.5 TOEFL: 87-109 TOEIC: 785-940

Upper Intermediate Interacts with a degree of fluency; limited range of style.

B1

EF’s levels are linked to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR), which is published by the Council of Europe. Each CEFR stage is divided into 2 EF course levels. Our learning guarantee means you’ll progress one course level every six weeks – otherwise, you’ll study for free until you do. The chart to the left shows the ideal progress you can expect to achieve, although your success depends on the intensity of your program and your personal motivation. Learning at higher levels continues through the C2 stage, where you can master new concepts and strategies to perform at native speaker level.

Exam scores EFSET: 41-50 Cambridge: PET IELTS: 4-5 TOEFL: 57-86 TOEIC: 550-780

Intermediate Good situational comprehension; limited creative capacity.

A2

Exam scores EFSET: 31-40 Cambridge: KET IELTS: 2.5-3.5 TOEFL: 19-56 TOEIC: 225-545

Elementary Understands and uses familiar sentences and expressions.

A1

Exam scores EFSET: 1-30 IELTS: 1-2 TOEFL: 0-18 TOEIC: 120-220

Beginner Basic phrases or no previous exposure to the language.

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Learning Guarantee

Language Guarantee You’ll advance one course level every six weeks when you attend all your classes and complete every assignment. Our method will guarantee that you make maximum progress – otherwise, you’ll study for free until you do.

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Proof of your success Return home with a portfolio of globally recognized language certificates.

Test your language skills

Proof Of Your Achievement

Built for success The EF Standard English Test (EF SET) was built to the same standards of reliability and accuracy as some of the world’s leading English tests – so, you can confidently prove your fluency to university admissions and employers.

EF Certificate of Achievement All students studying English will take the EF Standard English Test (EF SET) Graduation to determine their language level at the end of their program.

From start to finish You’ll measure your language skills before, during and after your course with placement, progress and graduation tests. Tailored to you EF SET is the first standardized English test whose content responds to whatever language proficiency you demonstrate as it unfolds – for the most precise results possible.

EF Advanced Diploma­­ Use this certificate as proof to future employers and universities that you have the language skills, industry-specific knowledge and dedication to succeed. EF Language Assessment A detailed account of your linguistic ability in listening, speaking, reading and writing. EF Course Certificate All students receive this official document that lists the programs they have taken and the grades they received.

Immediate results You’ll receive a comprehensive analysis of where your language skills are according to the Common European Framework of Reference as soon as you’ve answered the final question.

EF Certificate of Internship or Volunteer Experience You’ll receive a certificate to prove to future employers the international experience you have gained.

A full evaluation EF SET scores correspond with TOEFL and IELTS, and your results include a detailed comparison to both of these proficiency exams.

Official Language Exam Results Take an internationally recognized exam and receive an official certificate from the testing authority certifying your language proficiency level.

Defining the future The results of completed tests are analyzed by experts and used to improve our teaching materials so you can learn in the best way possible.

US University Transfer Credit You can earn academic transfer credits through partner institutions for non-English language courses.

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Course Certificate EF International Language Campuses

EF International Language Campuses hereby certify that

Jeppe Landler has successfully completed a language course and reached a level of B1 at

EF New York From April 30, 2017 to June 3, 2017

Academic Director

Place and Date


The perfect program for you Choose from 52 of the world’s most sough-after destinations, and start living like a local – all while gaining complete language fluency.

Select your language and destination English in North America Boston, New York, Miami Beach, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Santa Barbara, San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Honolulu, Vancouver, Vancouver Island and Toronto English in the UK and Ireland London, Cambridge, Bristol, Oxford, Brighton, Manchester, Bournemouth, Eastbourne and Dublin English in the rest of the world St. Julian’s (Malta), Cape Town, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Auckland and Singapore Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and Italian Madrid, Málaga, Barcelona, Playa Tamarindo, Nice, Paris, Berlin, Munich, Lisbon and Rome Mandarin, Japanese, Arabic and Korean Shanghai, Tokyo, Dubai and Seoul

Choose your program Language Year Make maximum progress with our exciting and challenging General and Intensive programs that are designed to get you writing and speaking with confidence. Choose your level of intensity and personalize your pathway to fluency with Special Interest Lessons (SPINs). Globetrotting Programs Experience life in up to three destinations, learning as many as three languages with our Multi-Language Year and Twin & Triple Campus courses. From a bustling city to a chilled out beach town, from skiing the slopes to surfing the waves, the gap year of a lifetime is waiting for you. Advanced Diplomas Enhance your CV by combining long-term English or French studies with a careerboosting Advanced Diploma course. You’ll develop language skills while exploring your career path with industry-specific classes and an internship or volunteer experience in your chosen field. Select from five programs: Business, Media & Art, Hotel & Tourism, Fashion & Design and International Affairs. University Preparation With EF, you’ll gain the language and academic skills required for direct entry to an undergraduate, master’s or MBA course in the English-, French- or German-speaking university of your choice. Graduates of our University Foundation Program and Pre-Master’s and Pre-MBA programs are guaranteed a place at one of our 230 partner universities.

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Intensive program is our most popular


Make yourself at home Live like a local while you’re abroad with our range of accommodation options. From living with fellow EF students in a centrally located residence to immersing in daily life with a host family, your choice of accommodation will help you live the language.

EF Homestay

EF Activities and Excursions

Immerse yourself in the daily life of your new host country by living in a carefully selected local home. You’ll enrich your understanding of the culture, pick up expressions with greater ease and your accent will sound more authentic.

There’s no limit to what you can see with an EF Language Year Abroad. Get tickets to the hottest shows, take a road trip between terms or find the tastiest restaurants in town – the choice is yours! Every destination has an Activities Team to make sure you maximize your time abroad. You can sign up for any number of activities organized by EF or ask the team for advice when planning an independent trip.

EF Campus Living Enhance the experience of studying alongside students from over 100 countries by living with them, onsite, at your EF school. As a fully equipped home away from home, an EF Campus offers great facilities with a full-service cafeteria, student lounge and Wi-Fi.

EF Residence Benefit from a truly international exchange of customs and cultures by living alongside other EF students from every corner of the globe. Offsite EF Residences offer top city locations within easy traveling distance to your EF school, as well as modern living amenities.

EF Apartment Enjoy the independence of living alone or with fellow EF students in an apartment close to your course campus. Offsite apartments provide an environment for students to unwind at the end of a busy day of lessons and exploring.

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USA & Canada

New York Live and learn near the metropolis that defines American culture. From attending a Broadway show to cheering on the Yankees, you’ll refine your English while enjoying a traditional campus experience. Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

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Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Intensive/Exam Prep supplement

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Advanced Diploma International Affairs Year

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Advanced Diploma International Affairs Semester

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Pre-Master’s & Pre-MBA Year

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Pre-Master’s & Pre-MBA Semester

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University Foundation Year

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University Foundation Semester

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Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

EF Campus On-site: Triple/quad room from €XX/week. Twin room from €XX/ week. Single room from €XX/ week. Shared facilities. Half board.

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San Diego San Diego captures the spirit of the West Coast – year-round sunshine and a friendly, laid-back vibe. Immerse in local culture from our brand new school, which is just a short trolley ride to the city center. Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

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Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Intensive/Exam Prep supplement Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

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EF Campus On-site: Triple/quad room from €XX/week. Twin room from €XX/ week. Shared facilities. Half board.

Other U.S. and Canadian destinations: Boston, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Miami Beach, Seattle, San Francisco, Honolulu, Toronto, Vancouver and Vancouver Island www.ef.com/year


UK and Ireland

London London’s remarkable blend of cultures means you can grab some fusion street food for breakfast and end the night at a party in central London – all with iconic architecture, fashion and music thrown in for good measure. Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

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Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Intensive/Exam Prep supplement

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Advanced Diploma Year

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Advanced Diploma Semester

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Semester Plus 12-week Internship

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Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

EF Residence Ability Towers: Quad/triple room from €XX/week. Twin room from €XX/week. Shared facilities. Self-catering.

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Oxford Oxford’s student population makes it the perfect place to refine your English – and gain an academic advantage. Immerse yourself in time-honored traditions like punting and exploring the city’s age-old pubs and cafes. Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

Start dates 2019

Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Intensive/Exam Prep supplement

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Advanced Diploma International Affairs Year

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Advanced Diploma International Affairs Semester

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Pre-Master’s & Pre-MBA Year

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Pre-Master’s & Pre-MBA Semester

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University Foundation Year

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University Foundation Semester

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Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

Every Monday

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Other UK & Ireland destinations: Cambridge, Brighton, Eastbourne, Bournemouth, Manchester, Bristol and Dublin Tel: (+) 41 00276222

EF Campus On-site: Triple/quad room from €XX/week. Twin room from €XX/ week. Single room from €XX/ week. Shared facilities. Half board.


Malta & South Africa

St. Julian’s Beautiful bays, golden beaches, legendary caves and sun-soaked streets – not to mention over 7,000 years of history and culture – make the island of Malta an English-speaking destination unlike any other.

Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

Start dates 2019

Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Intensive/Exam Prep supplement Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

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EF Residence St George’s Beach: Quad/triple room from €XX/week. Twin room €XX/week. Single room from €XX/week. Shared facilities. Half board July-September, selfcatering October-June. 18+.

Cape Town Among South Africa’s wild beauty lies Cape Town – the country’s most modern and multicultural city. From prized beaches to international commerce, the city offers the ideal setting for learning English. Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

Start dates 2019

Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Intensive/Exam Prep supplement Semester Plus 12-week Internship Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

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EF Residence City Chambers: Triple/quad room from €XX/week. Twin room from €XX/week. En suite facilities. Selfcatering.

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Australia & New Zealand

Sydney Experience Sydney’s blue skies and brilliant sunshine. Learn how to surf at Bondi Beach, catch a floating opera in Sydney Harbor or connect with friendly locals over coffee in a cozy café on Oxford Street.

Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

Start dates 2019

Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Advanced Certificate Year

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Advanced Certificate Semester

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Pre-Master’s & Pre-MBA Year

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Pre-Master’s & Pre-MBA Semester

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University Foundation Year

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University Foundation Semester

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Semester Plus 12-week Internship

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Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

Every Monday

EF Residence Urbanest: Single room from €XX/ week. En suite facilities. Selfcatering. 18+.

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Brisbane Considered the most desirable place to live in Australia, Brisbane combines cosmopolitan culture with a laid back attitude. Explore the Brisbane River, the happening Southbank District and nearby beaches. Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

Start dates 2019

Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

Other Australian destinations: Perth and Auckland Tel: (+) 41 00276222

Every Monday

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EF Residence The Pad: Twin room from €XX/ week. Single room from €XX/ week. En suite facilities. Selfcatering.


Rest of the world

Paris From the Eiffel Tower to Sacré Coeur – the City of Light’s heritage continues to define its charming personality. Discover its iconic landmarks and worldclass museums from our school in the Opera District.

Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

Start dates 2019

Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Intensive/Exam Prep supplement

Per week

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Advanced Diploma Fashion & Design Year

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Advanced Diploma Fashion & Design Semester

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University Foundation Year

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University Foundation Semester

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Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

EF Residence Geoffroy Marie: Triple/quad room from €XX/week. Twin room from €XX/week. En suite facilities. Breakfast included.

Every Monday

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Berlin Berlin is an eclectic mix of contrasts – from world-class museums to an underground art scene, posh cafés to local street food, lush green spaces to soaring skyscrapers. Experience the cultural capital from our new school.

Programs Tuition, accommodation and meals included

Start dates 2019

Price ($) 2020

7 22 17 16 6 20 15 14 Jan Apr Jun Sep Jan Apr Jun Sep

Language Year (9 months)

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Language Semester (6 months)

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Language Extended Year (11 months)

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Intensive/Exam Prep supplement Multi-Language Year per 6 weeks (General)

Per week

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Every Monday

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EF Residence Schönhaus: Triple room from €XX/ week. Twin room from €XX/week. En suite facilities. Self-catering. 18+.

Other rest of the world destinations: Barcelona, Nice, Munich, Rome, Madrid, Lisbon, Malaga, Playa Tamarindo, Tokyo, Shanghai, Dubai and Seoul www.ef.com/year


Combined language and academic studies

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