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Cebu International Academy (CIA) – Cebu

Flag of Philippines Cebu, Philippines
School ID: SF630004
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Applied number: 100

CIA ESL Cebu Philippines is the TOP 3 English language school in the best English schools in Cebu City. In particular, the CIA English summer camp for children is considered to be the most class at Philippines.

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General description

CEBU International Academy Inc. is a duly registered and legitimate corporation existing by virtue of the laws of the Republic of the Philippines. Its principal office is located at CIA Building A.S. Fortuna Street, Barangay Bakilid, Mandaue City, Cebu, Philippines 6014.

Our main service feature is to render professional and high quality service to our students: assists and provide opportunities for students to be users of the English language so that they can understand and be understood in international communication.

Founded in 2003, our school boasts a long history among language schools in the Philippines. We are internationally recognized to have the best education systems to develop programs, cultivating global talent and management system which, as a result, is shown by the enrollment of international students from Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Vietnam, China, Thailand, Russia, Mongolia, and The Middle East.

Why Cebu International Academy (CIA) – Cebu?


1. Location:

City Campus and Mactan Campus: We have committed to providing quality classes and professional services. With our new facilities, students can definitely enjoy a stress-free learning.

2. Testing center

CIA is certified as IELTS, OET and CAMBRIDGE Official Testing Center which provide testing venue for those who like to take Public Test.

  • By taking of regular Mock tests, students will be trained to be prepared for the real test
  • Taking of the public test in the same place where they have practiced
  • Maximizes student’s ability to get the best result

3. International

We have opened our doors to several nationalities such as Korean, Japanese, Taiwanese, Vietnamese, Middle Eastern and European students. Having different nationalities allow unique experience and cultural exchange to take place. Our English Only Policy (EOP System) maximize students’ opportunity to practice English language as they make lifelong friends.

4. Courses

CIA offers an extensive range of courses, from General English or Comprehensive English Language Course (ESL) to Examination Preparation Courses like IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, Practical English such as Business English, Immersion, Volunteer, and Working Holiday. The diverse courses and programs give students a variety of options to meet all language needs.

5. Teachers

CIA is committed to promote learner independence through "learner-centered" approach. All our teachers are professionally and highly trained to cater to the needs and interests of the students by planning and reinforcing interactive lessons that are relevant and interesting. Students are encouraged to actively participate in the learning process.

6. Meal/Water

CIA provides tasty, healthy and balanced food options satisfying international students. Our kitchen staffs constantly offer balanced food options, including an unlimited salad and fruit bar available every meal. Special menu will be prepared every end of the month.

7. Service

CIA has been helping thousands of students across the world to achieve their goals. Our school ensures learning and living experience is of the highest possible standards to ensure their satisfaction and pleasant stay with us. We provide consistent quality service from airport transfers, to getting around the city, exchanging money, booking trips, sending and receiving parcels, with support of CROs and managers from different nationalities.

8. Extracurricular activities

Experience and showcase talents by participating in various activities like Zumba, Public Speaking, Essay Writing and other contests. We also have a volunteer program for students who want hands-on interactions with the locals. These social programs are designed to help students have fun, and make friends while putting the English language into use.

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Avg Cost of Tuition/Week US$150
Cost of living/Week US$275
Application fee US$100
Estimated Total/Week US$525

Main majors

  • General English
  • Comprehensive English Language Course (ESL)
  • Examination Preparation (ELTS, TOEFL, TEIC, Practical English)



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