Exchange Programs in the country of your choice
Go on exchange and become part of a foreign host family, go to high school, and speak the country’s language. Have a unique experience of cultural exchange!
Exchange program for six moths or one year
Become part of a family and attend a school for 5 or 10 months in the country of your choice; You can go to Switzerland, France, Canada, Germany, USA, or Ireland, among others.
By going abroad on an exchange program, you will improve your proficiency in the native language of the country.
What an opportunity! … to speak another language with sufficiency to access a different academic system as well as to live, understand and appreciate other cultures. Be the protagonist of an international experience, make new friends and, most importantly, grow as a human being.
We invite you to be part of this great experience!
- Be a high school student
- Age: 16 to l8 years
- Intermediate language level of the chosen country
- High motivation and relative maturity
- Have an academic average of at least 70% in the past three years of study
- Personal interview with the program coordinator EIL Ecuador
- Have a passport valid for more than 6 months
- Living with a family in the country you choose
- Airport pick-up service
- 3 orientation workshops prior, during and after the exchange program
- Enrolment in a public school
- Supervision and monitoring of a local coordinator during exchange program
- Visa application assistance
- Sponsorship and support of our national office and of our partners abroad
- Accident and health insurance
"Ich bin sehr dankbar, diese Organisation gewählt zu haben. Meine Koordinatorin sorgt sich um mich und schreibt mir um zu wissen wie es mir geht. Dies war eine sehr berreichernde Erfahrung für mich. Heute nehme ich meine Umgebung anders wahr"
Me alegro mucho haber escogido esta organización. Mi coordinadora se preocupa y me escribe para saber si estoy bien o mal. Esta experiencia a sido muy enriquecedora ya que puedo percibir las cosas de diferente manera.
For the coastal education schedule, the applications should be sent to us before October. For the Andes education schedule, the applications should be sent to us before March
Between 15 and 18 years old
1. English tests at the EIL Ecuador office
2. Payment of the administration fee
3. Hand in your application