Welcome to the English Language Institute
At the ELI, we offer a range of courses including a full-time IESL curriculum, short courses, business English courses, community English program, and courses
for international high school students. Michigan Tech was recently ranked the #1 safest college in the U.S.!
We also host many activities on campus and provide ESL tutoring services.
Why Enroll in our ELI Program?
As an ELI student, you will
- Develop strong English and intercultural skills useful for academic study at Michigan
- Benefit from well-designed courses and learn from excellent and experienced teachers
with strong professional training.
- Receive careful attention from teachers and valuable interactions due to small class
- Enjoy access to Michigan Tech learning and recreational facilities.
- Be invited to participate and practice new skills at fun social events within the
ELI program and across campus.
- Live and learn in a small, friendly college-town community.
"Being a graduate student at MTU, I have authored research papers and project reports.
The ELI program has given me the right direction to sharpen my writing skills with
professional coaching and one to one mentoring."
"ELI at Michigan Tech is a helpful tool for students to prepare for the actual academic
classes. The program helped me a lot during my first year."