Certified Intensive English Programme (CIEP)

The Certified Intensive English Programme – CIEP is ideal for students who wish to learn English to further their academic study, advance their career, or experience foreign cultures and make new friends.

The ELS CIEP Certification is recognised by more than 650 universities around the world as proof of English language proficiency for admissions in place of IELTS or TOEFL scores.


CIEP Brochure (EN)

Key Information

20Students
28Lessons55 mins. per lesson
4Weeks
12intakes a year

Programme Structure

Structure & Speaking Practice (SSP)

This class incorporates listening, speaking, vocabulary, and grammar to give students opportunities to practise language in authentic situations.

Reading & Writing (R/W)

Students learn to improve their English reading comprehension and reading speed, while also practising fluent and accurate writing skills.

Vocabulary Enrichment (VE)

This systematic approach to vocabulary study helps students learn, use, and remember new vocabulary.

Language Technology Centre (LTC) / Self Study

Students also have access to the online interactive language courseware to work on enhancement practices at their own time and pace.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Achieve their full potential for personal, professional or educational success
  • Master speaking, reading and writing skills
  • Develop organisation, coherence and accuracy in writing
  • Acquire research and note-taking skills
08.30AM – 10.25AMStructure & Speaking Practice
10.30AM – 11.25PMVocabulary Enrichment
11.25AM – 12.25PMLunch
12.30PM – 02.25PMReading & Writing
02.30PM – 05.30PMLanguage Technology Centre / Self Study
  • 5 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
  • 4 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
  • 31 Oct 2016 - 25 Nov 2016
  • 28 Nov 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
  • 3 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017
  • 6 Feb 2017 - 3 Mar 2017
  • 6 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
  • 3 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
  • 2 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
  • 29 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
  • 3 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
  • 31 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
  • 4 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
  • 2 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
  • 30 Oct 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
  • 27 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017