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The Dalhousie University Department of English Language Studies (ELS) is dedicated to English language teaching and professional development in the areas of language education, English-medium instruction and internationalization of the curriculum.

Since 2010, our team of highly-qualified instructors has worked with thousands of students, professionals, teachers and faculty members at Dalhousie and worldwide to help them be successful at university, advance their careers, and develop their teaching practice

Dalhousie University

Department of English Language Studies
1459 LeMarchant Street, Halifax NS B3H 4R2




Online Programs (English), Academic English/University Preparatory English, Business English, General English, Group Programs (English), Other Programs (English), Summer or Winter Activity or Camp Programs (English), English for Specific Purpose (Medical/Legal/Technical etc.)

Certificate in English-Medium Instruction

English for Academic Purposes Program (EAP)

Homestay, On-campus (residence), Assistance finding off-campus, private housing

Student Inquiries

Tianqi Liu
Student Success Officer