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We’re all about your experience of a lifetime.

Surrounded by historic architecture in the heart of lively downtown, the school is within walking distance to the scenic inner harbour and beaches with snow-capped mountain views. Gourmet restaurants, world-famous museums, stunning gardens, and breathtaking whale-watching tours are just some of the exciting adventures that await at GV Victoria!

GV Victoria is an English school well-known for our caring staff, our diverse international community of students, and a friendly, positive atmosphere.

We offer English classes at eight levels of General ESL as well as Specialized English courses like English for Business, Power Speaking, Cambridge FCE and CAE preparation, English for High School, Teen Activity Programs and a 50+ Activity Package.  

As Victoria's Test Specialists, we also offer classes and testing for IELTS, Cambridge and CELPIP.

Global Village English Centres - Victoria

Global Village Victoria
1290 Broad Street, Suite 200, Victoria BC V8W 2A5




Academic English/University Preparatory English, General English, Group Programs (English), IELTS Preparation, Other Programs (English), Summer or Winter Activity or Camp Programs (English), TOEFL Preparation, TOEIC Preparation, Cambridge Test Preparation, Youth / Junior programs (English)

Power Speaking

Global Competency Certificate

English PLUS 50+

High School Preparation (EAP)

Activity Add-on Packages: farmstay, ranchstay, yoga, ocean kayaking, Stand-up Paddle Boarding (SUP).

For a complete list of our courses, see the GV Victoria Programs Page.

GV Victoria has excellent Pathways to Camosun College, Royal Roads University and University of Victoria Continuing Studies (CBA program), as well as an extensive list of pathway and partnerships with post-secondary institutions, public and private school districts nation-wide.

For a complete list of our Pathways, see our Pathways Brochure.

CELPIP, CAEL, Cambridge Test, IELTS

Homestay, Assistance finding off-campus, private housing, Other

Student Inquiries

Craig Heath
1 250 384-2199