Intensive English Program

An intensive 180-hour course which gives you a great chance to become a lot better at English.

Ideal for students who want to study a university course in English.

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TESOL Certificate

We offer 120-hour TESOL Certificate courses

The TESOL Certificate is an internationally recognized qualification for teachers of English to nonnative speakers.

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Intensive Thai

We offer 60-hour intensive Thai courses.

Improve your Thai by taking the world-renowned Payap intensive Thai course.

There are 8 levels to take you from beginner to advanced in easy stages.

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The Language Enhancement Center is on the second floor of the library at Payap University.

We offer:

  • Intensive English programs for students who want to study in English at university.
  • Intensive Thai courses.
  • Teacher training - TESOL certificate courses.
  • Entrance exams every Friday.
  • A self-access center, where you can improve your English in a fun and relaxed environment.
  • Other English courses according to your needs.

For students who want to study at the Payap International College, and who are not native speakers, we provide an entrance exam every Friday at 10:00 in the morning.

The exam lasts three hours and has four parts:

The score you need to pass the exam depends on the course you are applying for.

Please remember that the exam starts at 10:00 am. If you are late, you will not be able to get a good score.

Ideal for students who want to study a university course in English

An intensive 180-hour course which gives you a great chance to become a lot better at English.

There are three levels, elementary, intermediate and advanced, and it takes one semester to complete each level. Students who complete the advanced level will have learned the skills they need to successfully study in English at university level.

A TOEFL, IELTS or Payap Proficiency Test score and/or an oral interview are used to work out the applicant’s English level in order to place the student at the most beneficial level of instruction. Students are expected to attend all classes in which they are placed.

To apply for the Intensive English Program course, call us, email us, or come in to our office any time from Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Alternatively, you can send us an application form.

  Semester 1, 2015 / 2016
First day of classes: 3rd August 2015
Midterm examination: 21st - 24th September 2015
Last day of classes: 17th November 2015
Final examination: 17th November 2015
Grade announcement: 24th November 2015
Class times: Mon - Thurs 1 pm - 4 pm
Cost: 43,800 THB

Teacher training for both native and nonnative speakers

The TESOL Certificate is an internationally recognized qualification for teachers of English.

We offer 120-hour TESOL Certificate courses for English teachers. The Certificate in TESOL is a program designed for graduates with near-native proficiency in English who want to begin a teaching career. It is taught entirely in English, and provides the basic training for teaching English as a non-native language.

The program is a four-week intensive program, which covers the structure of spoken and written texts in English, contemporary approaches to language teaching and evaluation, and classroom practice.

To apply for the TESOL Certificate course, call us, email us, or come in to our office any time from Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Alternatively, you can send us an application form.

  Semester 1, 2015 / 2016
November 2nd November - 27th November 2015
Class times: Mon - Fri 9 am - 12 noon and 1 pm - 4 pm
Cost: 35,000 THB

Intensive Thai

Each course is 60 hours long, and we provide 8 levels, from beginner to advanced.

To apply for the intensive Thai course, call us, email us, or come in to our office any time from Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Alternatively, you can send us an application form.

  Academic year 2015
Thai 1, Thai 3, Thai 5, Thai 7 17 August - 17 September 2015
Thai 2, Thai 4, Thai 6, Thai 8 28 September - 29 October 2015
Thai 1, Thai 3, Thai 5, Thai 7 9 November - 9 December 2015
Thai 2, Thai 4, Thai 6, Thai 8 11 January - 11 February 2016
Thai 1, Thai 3, Thai 5, Thai 7 23 February - 23 March 2016
Thai 2, Thai 4, Thai 6, Thai 8 20 April - 20 May 2016
Thai 1, Thai 3, Thai 5, Thai 7 30 May - 30 June 2016
Thai 2, Thai 4, Thai 6, Thai 8 11 July - 11 August 2016
Class times: Mon - Thurs 9 am - 12 noon
Cost: 8,000 THB

Notes

  • The cost of handouts and application fees is included.
  • If you enrol for two successive courses, (120 hours), the cost will be 15,500 THB, with handouts and application fees included.
  • If you enrol for two successive courses, (120 hours), the cost will be 20,200 THB, with documents for visa application, handouts and application fees included.
  • The fees do not include a textbook.

Additional notes for all students

Overseas students

Students currently in Thailand