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Part-Time Evening Program

English Language Program


Our program now offers part-time and evening courses.

Who?                Anyone who would like to study English part-time in the evening or online,
                        including; Permanent Residents, Canadian Citizens, Refugee Claimants,
                        Temporary Foreign Workers, Visitors and International Students

Why?                To strengthen general, professional or academic English language skills

When?              Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00-9:00 p.m. AND Online options

Where?             The University of Winnipeg, 515 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

Next Session?    Winter term

Apply by?          December 15, 2017

How much?       First-time application fee of $110.00. Each course is $450.00


Funded Courses for Permanent Residents

We offer permanent residents the opportunity to take selective courses at no cost. Our goal is to support newcomers in developing their English skills so they can enter post-secondary studies and/or enter or advance in their profession of choice.

To apply:

  1. To find your application for download, click HERE.

  2. Complete the application

  3. Pay a one-time application fee of $110 before the program start date

  4. Submit all required documents by:        Winter term deadline – December 15, 2017

This generous opportunity is made possible by a grant from The Winnipeg Foundation.


Part-Time Courses


English Fundamentals Part I and II              

CLB Level: 1-4     IELTS: 4.5 and under     CanTest: 2.5 and under

  • Beginner courses that develop reading, writing, speaking and listening skills for everyday communication.
  • Skills are developed through in class and online exercises.
  • Option to enter Part II directly with appropriate language level.


English for Intermediate Communication Part I and II           

CLB Level:  5/6     IELTS: 5.0/5.5     CanTest: 3.0/3.5

  • Intermediate courses that develop reading, writing, speaking and listening skills for academic and workplace contexts.
  • Skills are developed through in class and online exercises.
  • Option to enter Part II directly with appropriate language level.
  • Complete English for Intermediate Communication II with a minimum grade of 80% to be eligible for English for Academic or Professionals Purpose courses.


English for Academic Learning and Speaking      

CLB Level: 7     IELTS: 6.0     CanTest 4. 0

  • Advanced speaking and listening course that develops English language and academic preparation skills needed in university or college.
  • Skills are developed through in class and online exercises.
  • Complete this course with a minimum grade of C+ and receive three credits towards an undergraduate degree.


English for Business Professionals                    

  CLB Level: 7     IELTS: 6.0     CanTest: 4.0

  • Advanced course for internationally educated business professionals that develops communication skills required for the professional workplace.
  • Skills are developed through in class and online exercises.


English for Internationally Educated Teachers

CLB Level: 7    IELTS: 6.0     CanTest: 4.0

  • Advanced course to enhance the communication skills of internationally educated teachers who wish to work in the public or private school system in Manitoba.
  • This course is offered online.

 
English for Academic Writing Part I and II      

CLB Level: 7    IELTS: 6.0     CanTest: 4.0 

    • Advanced writing course that develops academic writing skills necessary for university or college.
    • This course is offered in class and online.
    • Part I must be completed before taking Part II.
    • Students who complete Part I and II with a minimum grade of C+ meet the English language equirement of UWinnipeg and receive three credits towards an undergraduate degree.
    • For more information language requirements at UWinnipeg, click HERE.


For the detailed Part-Time Evening Program - Course Overview, click HERE.


Course Placement

Course placement is based on the most current CLB level or standardized test score. If you are unable to provide a recent test score, you can take an Institutional CanTest at UWinnipeg. The CanTest is offered periodically throughout the year.

To access information about the Institutional CanTest, click HERE.


Schedule

For the Part-Time Evening Program Course Schedule, Winter 2018, click HERE.


Frequently Asked Questions

For answers to our frequently asked questions, click HERE.


Apply

1. To find your application for download, click HERE.

2. Print and complete the application with required documentation.

3. Submit the completed application forms, fees and required documents in-person, via mail, or email to:

Registration Office
The English Language Program
The University of Winnipeg
Room 1C15 - 515 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3B 2E9

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Email: infoelp@uwinnipeg.ca
Call: 204.982.1703

For more information contact the Registration Office.


Click HERE to check out our ELP Viewbook.