Winter English in Canada

The web page will be updated soon with dates and topics for the Winter 2020 semester. Thank you for your patience.

2020 Dates

February 03 - 28, 2020

Learn English by Living in English

Mornings - you will take English language classes (ESL Communication) from 9:00 to 12:15 focused on reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.

Afternoons - you will take an English for specific purposes course from 1:30 to 4:00.

Evenings - time for winter fun! This will include skating, skiing, curling, tobogganing, drinking hot chocolate and trying maple syrup!

On weekends - Enjoy organized day trips to natural attractions, historic and cultural sites in different regions of Nova Scotia.

Click here to read more about Dalhousie University and Halifax, Canada.

Course Fees (per person) : $3500 CDN

Included in the fee:

  • Tuition for English language course and elective course
  • Learning materials (books, handouts, etc)
  • Access to course management system
  • Academic outings
  • Accommodation in homestay*
  • Meals
  • Wi-Fi Internet access
  • Health insurance while enrolled
  • Local transport
  • Weekend activities and trips

*You will pay $2168.79 CDN to Dalhousie University directly and $1331.21 CDN to Canada Homestay Network (CHN). You will receive two separate invoices from both. 

Please refer to this page for more information about the payment methods for Dalhousie University. If you have any questions about the homestay payment, please contact Ann Shen (

Please note the fee does not include international travel and incidental expenses.