ESP Registration

English Language Programs

Thank you for your interest in the English for Specific Purposes Program.

Applications for Fall 2016 is now closed. Late applications will be considered for Winter 2017 Term.

Foundations for English for Specific Purposes

  • Foundations for English for Specific Purposes - Part I and II (CLB 5 & 6)
  • Foundations for English for Specific Purposes - Part II  (CLB 6 & 7)

English for Internationally Educated Professionals (CLB 7 or

  • English for Business and  IT Professionals
  • English for Internationally Educated Teachers Online
  • English for Professionals

English for Academic Purposes (CLB 7 or 8)

  • English for Academic Writing - Part I and II (In Class)
  • English for Academic Learning and Speaking (Winter term starts with Academic Speaking and Spring term starts with Academic Learning.)

To register, you must have a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) between 5-8 in all skills (please refer to course information for required levels for each course) and a referral from WELARC. If you do not have a CLB with a referral, please phone WELARC at 204.943.5387 to book an appointment.

2017 Winter  Schedule [PDF]

If you require more information about our courses or to meet with an ESP administrator, please make an appointment by phone at 204.982.1818 or e-mail

Office Hours: Monday - Friday     9.00 am - 4.00 pm

To apply, please follow below application procedure:

Step one:

Download and complete the PDF application: Application Form [PDF]

Step two:

Applications can be dropped off to the ESP Administration office:

     University of Winnipeg
     English Language Program - English for Specific Purposes
     Unit 5-471 Portage Avenue (Rice Centre)
     Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2E9


Applications can be mailed to:

     University of Winnipeg - English Language Programs
     English for Specific Purposes
     515 Portage Avenue
     Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2E9

Phone: 204.982.1818
Fax: 204.982.1707

* Please note e-mail and fax applications will not be accepted.