Summer Courses

A quick pill of Smart English: ELTIS Summer Course in English for International Students

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  5. Japanese
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  8. Persian
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1 Objectives
  1. To increase the students’ confidence in speaking English
  2. To develop their ability to comprehend and analyze basic listening/spoken performances
  3. To improve their pronunciation
  4. To improve their ability to read, skim and scan basic reading materials
  5. To help the students communicate effectively in social and other situations in which they may be called upon to use English
  6. To train and equip the students as moderate users of English as a foreign language.
2 Duration A full-time 100 clock hours (30 clock hours per week) in 3 to 4 weeks
3 Days & time slots Monday to Saturday 11 am to 4.30 pm (half an hour as lunch time)
4 Tuition Fee US$ 400 per student (to be paid in advance)
5 Fees Include
  1. Training fees
  2. Testing fees
  3. Use of Computerised Language Laboratory
  4. Use of Library facilities, incl. Net Café
  5. Books & course materials
  6. Cost of Students’ Guidebook
6 Fees do not include
  1. Food
  2. Health insurance & medical treatment
  3. Any personal expenses
  4. Airfare
  5. Airport pick & drop
7 Accommodation (Optional)
  1. Symbiosis hostels have limited seats, which get fully booked for the whole year and hence may not be available for short-term summer / winter courses.
  2. It is quite common for International Students to stay in rented flats/apartments. If 3-4 students share an apartment, the expenses are similar to those at the hostel.
  3. We can hire such apartments @ US$ 200 per student per month (to be paid in advance).
  4. Students can buy food at our cafeteria or choose from many other options.
8 Airport Pick-up & Drop US$ 40 per student (Mumbai-Pune on arrival & Pune-Mumbai prior to departure)
9 Other administrative charges US$ 45 per student (for a group of 15 students)
10 Weekend excursions
  1. To complete minimum 100 clock hours, we need to conduct the course on all 6 days of the week (Mon-Sat). Hence weekend excursions will be possible only on Sundays to places nearby Pune, India.
  2. Considering the workload in the course, we advise excursion only on two Sundays @ US$ 30 per student per Sunday.
11 Payment Fully in advance by Swift Code / Online in favour of ELTIS, Symbiosis.
12 Batch size Minimum 15. Maximum 20. All charges are calculated on the basis of minimum batch size of 15 students.

Online Payment