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Welcome to The Real Institute

The Ryerson English as an Additional Language (Real) Institute is able to serve all of your English proficiency needs.

We are pleased to offer short-term intensive programs to enhance your English proficiency, pathway programs to the university of your choice, customized curricula for individuals or groups and more. No matter what approach to ESL/EAL you are looking for, the Real Institute will have the right program for you.

Come and join us at the most applied-to university in Ontario in the heart of the most multicultural, vibrant and culturally alive city in Canada.

Our Mission

Building on our well-established Ryerson ESL Foundation Program, the Real Institute focuses on teaching practical language skills for real life situations.

Regardless of whether you are seeking to upgrade your English proficiency for further success in higher education or want to prepare yourself for the challenges of the job market, our instructors will help you achieve your objectives.

Our state-of-the-art facility, located at one of the most vibrant intersections in Canada, provides an exciting but nurturing learning environment for students from all corners of the world.

Programs Offered

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