ENG flagga36 credits / 864 lessons

Time: 3.9.2018 - 24.5.2019

 

Price: Full-time student living in our dormitory pays €495 (single room) or €450 (double room) per month. Includes accommodation, tuition and meals Monday - Friday.  Full-time student living outside the school €320 per month, includes tuition and meals Monday – Friday. Registration fee/semester €100.

Read more: Study guide 2018-2019

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Course overview

Our English course is carefully designed to equip our students with all the necessary language skills to be successful in life. For our students that can mean sitting the IELTS examination, studying at university here in Finland or abroad, or entering directly into working life. We see Lärkkulla as a preparatory step towards achieving your life goals, and we will do everything we can to help you succeed.


For students currently living permanently outside the European Economic Area (EEA), and who need to return to your home countries to renew your study visas after 90 days, we offer an Online Program which will allow you to continue your English studies here (and stay in touch with your ‘Lärkkulla family’!) while you are waiting for your visas to be renewed. Lärkkulla is an international, multi-cultural learning environment and you will gain an authentic, engaging insight into Finnish and international cultures.

 

Student Experiences

 

Alena, Russia

Why did you come to Lärkkulla?
I came to Lärkkulla to improve my English and Finnish language skills. I’m planning to study at university in Finland and I need a good standard of English, especially for the Business degree programs

What do you think about the lessons/studies in general?
I really want to say a big ‘thank you’ to my teachers, Nick and Graham, who have been very patient and supportive! Lärkkulla is a great place to improve your English, it’s really nice that you can train your language skills every day with the international students, many of whom are native English speakers.

What are the best things about your studies at Lärkkulla?
I’ve made friends with lots of wonderful people from other countries, and I feel that studying in this multi-cultural environment has
made me a better, wiser person. The facilities here are excellent and I feel that I belong here – I’m a part of the Lärkkulla community!

Daria, Russia

Why did you come to Lärkkulla?
I came to Lärkkulla to improve my English skills, I wanted to immerse myself in an English-speaking environment. I was not disappointed! It was really interesting to experience how English speakers interact with each other in a natural environment.

What do you think about the lessons/studies in general?
There is such a kind and friendly atmosphere here at Lärkkulla. I’m happy that our teachers were Nick and Graham, I’m thankful to them for always encouraging me to learn more and to work hard.

What are the best things about your studies at Lärkkulla?
It was fantastic to meet new friends from all around the world. I learned a lot about the Finnish culture and lifestyle, and I also got to see my own culture through other people’s eyes!

Cecilia, Finland

Why did you come to Lärkkulla?
I learnt about Lärkkulla from a couple of friends who recommended it to me. I came here for one week last year and afterwards I was convinced that this school was a perfect fit for me.

What do you think about the lessons/studies in general?
I have enjoyed my time here very much, 100%! The lessons were interesting and varied, and my presentation skills have improved a lot. I feel that I am now well prepared to study at university.

What are the best things about your studies at Lärkkulla?
The people, no question. I love the atmosphere here so much, the sense of community. I will be very sad to leave all my friends, the teachers, the staff – everyone! I will look back on my time here with fondness.