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Gap year programs in Canada

Take a gap year to explore Canada and return home fluent in English. Our 1 year programs in Canada include daily English study, with lots of options to customize your course according to your goals. After spending a gap year in Canada, you'll be ready for a Canadian university, a job in Canada, or any type of work in English. Take the leap and sign up for a gap year program today.

Gap year programs in Canada

EF Language Year Abroad

16 + years
6, 9 or 11 months
Combine language and academic studies at a school abroad. Prepare for an official language exam and gain work experience.
Destination: Canada
City: TorontoVancouver

EF Languages Abroad

14 - 25 years
2-24 weeks
Learn a language faster at an accredited EF school. Choose from 10 languages in 50 destinations. Start any Monday.
Destination: Canada
City: TorontoVancouver

EF Languages Abroad

25 + years
1-24 weeks
Boost your global career with personalised language courses in one of the world´s greatest cities. Designed for Adults and Professionals.
Destination: Canada
City: TorontoVancouver

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Gap year in Canada

Spending a gap year in Canada to learn English will prepare you to start a life in an English-speaking country or return home to work in English. By spending a year in Canada, you will not only become fluent in English, you will also learn about the country’s cultural practices, norms and infrastructure. With an entire year in Canada, you can take the time to complete an unpaid internship in a Canadian company, pass a standardized English exam like the TOEFL or TOEIC, or get involved in a local volunteer program. We will help you plan your time to ensure you get the most out of your gap year in Canada.

Opportunities in Canada

By living for a year in Canada, you will have time to learn about how to succeed in Canada by understanding everything it has to offer its residents and visitors. Did you know you can obtain university scholarships based on your ethnic background or secondary school grades? Canadian universities are among the best in the world and welcome new students from different backgrounds. Have you ever wanted to start your own business? Canada gives out grants to encourage small businesses to further develop their ideas. No matter what your goals and dreams are, you will see that they are within reach when you spend a gap year in Canada.