8 Reasons To Travel and Study English in Cebu
Located in the beautiful Republic of the Philippines, Cebu is known as the “Queen City of the South”. With its rich past, pristine beaches, and mouth-watering local food, who wouldn’t fall in love with this extraordinary city? But did you know that there’s more to Cebu than just exploring its tourist attractions? Yes! Cebu is also one of the best options to consider if you want to know where to study English in Asia. If you want to improve your English communication skills, we’ll give you these perks to motivate you to study English in Cebu.
1. A large percentage of Filipinos can speak English fluently.
Philippines is the third largest English-speaking country in the world next to the US and the UK, according to the Philippines’ Department of Tourism It is good to study English in the Philippines especially in Cebu because speaking in English is second nature. Hence, you can practice regularly with Filipinos. Trust us, most of them will understand you. Moreover, Cebu has different languages being spoken: Cebuano, Bisaya, Tagalog, and English!
2. Budget-friendly tuition fees.
From airfares to travel necessities, travelling itself can be expensive. What more if includes tuition fees for English learning? Don’t fret! English language schools in Cebu will not cost you as much as when you convert the Philippine peso to your local currency. To give you an idea, 1 SGD is equivalent to PHP 39 at the time of writing.
3. Many English programs are being offered.
Schools like 3D Universal Institute Inc. in Cebu offers a wide variety of English programs like general English, business Medical English, even the examination preparation course for TOEIC, IELTS and TOEFL. They also offer internship programs and scholarships. If you don’t want to stay in their dormitory, there are also private English tutoring programs in the comfort of your hotel.
4. English schools in Cebu have accommodations already.
The best part of being enrolled in an English school in Cebu is that most have dormitories where you can stay and not worry about booking a hotel anymore or budgeting your transportation allowance. You can also have 3 meals a day provided by the school. You can check out 3D University Institute Inc. for more details.
5. Friendly Teachers (Foreign and Local)
Filipinos are known for their friendliness and hospitality so don’t be surprised when your English teachers aren’t that strict and give you a dashing smile because they are there to teach you and encourage you. You might also encounter native-speaking English teachers.
6. Travel and Learn at the same time.
Travel and learn English in Cebu at the same time? No problem! Some English schools encourage their students to travel during weekends. Some of them even accompany their students to different sight-seeing places like Bohol, Magellan’s Cross, Mactan Island, and more.
7. You get to join outreach programs and other fun activities
Aside from the different Cebu attractions to see, there are also different festivals to attend like Sinulog and Tagbo Festival. Not only that, you can also join different outreach programs, and cultural exchange activities facilitated by the school.
8. Great results, great opportunity
Let’s not forget the most important reason why it is great to travel and study English in Cebu. Schools in Cebu not only teach English just because it’s their obligation but because they want to give their students great results for them to have greater opportunities in their career.
Coming from different nationalities isn’t an issue! As long as you want to learn, you can travel and study English in Cebu. Check out more travel tips when you visit Travel141.
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