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Rafael, from Brazil

"I went to the Rocky Mountains, I really enjoyed it there, I met a lot of friends in Vancouver English Centre (VEC). It think it's good for me."

Esmeralda, from Mexico

"...it's cool because in the classroom, there's not another Mexican, so I have to speak English"


English for Families thumbnail, mother and daughter smiling

Improve your English language skills as a family. Children’s English-language program alongside adult learning courses.

Ski/Snowboard + English thumbnail, snowboarding catching air mid trick

This program helps intermediate-level speakers passionate about skiing and snowboarding improve their English.


Vancouver English Centre

Our primary goal is to provide English programs and services that fulfill the needs of students of various abilities and diverse backgrounds. VEC offers flexible schedules to meet everyone’s needs. Students can improve their Grammar and Communication skills, pronunciation, or specialize in business programs. Students can also prepare for the IELTS, TOEFL, and TOEIC tests quickly with one of our well-structured test preparation courses. With 14 levels of carefully designed curriculum of English language skills, we ensure that all students learn efficiently and at their own pace. All of our teachers have recognized English language teaching credentials and are certified by Languages Canada. VEC is located in the trendy Yaletown district of downtown Vancouver. Large, modern, and well-equipped, our campus includes fifty classrooms, computer and media labs, a large dining hall, and recreation lounges. VEC has formal articulation agreements with over forty Canadian and International universities and colleges. Our students can enjoy our social, sports, and sightseeing activities after school, every day. They can also experience the Vancouver lifestyle in a homestay with a Canadian host family! Since 1993, VEC has welcomed over sixty thousand students to practice the highest standard of English language learning possible. At VEC, we’re proud to offer English for Everyone.
Vancouver English Centre
Vancouver English CentreWednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 4:18am
Today is Conversation Club day! Don't forget to RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/Come-Together-Vancouver-Club/

Esteban Márquez will love to have you there.

Limited seatings so join fast!
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Vancouver English CentreSaturday, May 21st, 2016 at 12:00pm
Here's something amazing you can enjoy during this long weekend:

Richmond Night Market
Address: 8351 River Rd, Richmond BC
From May 15 to October 12, 2016
Open hours: Friday & Saturday 7pm - 12am; Sunday & Holidays 6pm - 11pm
$2.75 admission (kids under 10 and seniors free!)

The night market only runs during Summer, so don't wait any longer!

Image credit: Richmond Night Market/Facebook
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Vancouver English CentreSaturday, May 21st, 2016 at 7:25am
Congratulations to Adi Aljohani that is graduating today! #VECStudents #Graduation
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Vancouver English CentreSaturday, May 21st, 2016 at 4:02am
Next Monday, May 23rd, is Victoria Day! Remember #VECStudents that there are no classes on Monday.

Victoria was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 1837 to 1901. On Victoria Day we honour the Queen's birthday.
If you are in Victoria, which was named after the Queen, don't forget to join the celebrations.
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Vancouver English Centre at Vancouver English Centre.Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 4:38am
Beautiful Vancouver! #VECStudents
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#Fogcouver - Vancouver Fog Timelapse
Fogcouver is a short motion timelapse film I shot during the crazy fog we had in Vancouver. I hope you enjoy the beauty of the city enveloped in pillows! Music:…
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