English Language and Culture Institute

English Language and Culture Institute

international graduation photoStarting in August, 2017 Park University will offer intensive English courses which will help students prepare for regular academic coursework.

Park University students who study intensive English courses are fully integrated into the campus life and campus environment.

The intensive English program is designed for students who do not meet advanced level proficiency requirements (Undergraduate 5.5 IELTS or 69 TOEFL, Graduate 6.0 IELTS or 79 TOEFL) for direct admission to Park University. The TOEFL or IELTS exam are not required for admission to the Intensive English Program. A placement assessment will be administered upon your arrival.

Application Process

Students must apply through the Park University online application and follow the regular application process described here.

Length of Courses

Intensive English courses will be 8 weeks in length. Sessions will begin in August, October, January, March and June.


Yearly Cost Estimate based on four 8-week sessions


$11,800 ($2950 per 8-week session)

Cost of Living

$10,000 ($2500 per 8-week session)

Books and Fees

$1,000 ($225 per 8-week session)

Health Insurance

$927 ($463.50 per 6 months in USA)

Total Yearly Cost Estimate (US Dollars)



Housing is available on campus or alternative housing arrangements off-campus can be made. Housing can be reserved here.


Upon arrival to Park University, students will take an placement exam and will be placed in appropriate English coursework.Students who pass advanced levels of intensive English coursework will not have to take IELTS or TOEFL to begin regular academic coursework.