Frequently Asked Questions
Quatorial classes are taught in groups of no more than 4 students. Very small groups equals a high level of tutor attention and a clarity of focus on the academic aims of the group. Suited to professional development and specialisation.
Octorial classes are taught in groups of no more than eight students. Outcomes-led. Proximity to tutors leads to a collaborative and interactive programme. Learners are participative, collaborative, engaged and make fast progress. Suited to university students.
Yes, all course fees are refunded in full if the student has to cancel the course due to Covid-19.
There are three cultural activities per week including walking tours, museum visits, music recitals etc.
A taxi service can be arranged to greet you at the airport and take you to your accommodation address.
Young people are welcomed at the arrival point. OISE reception officers accompany the learners during the journey to their host families or their residences.
- For EU citizens: the European Health Insurance Card must be presented to the hospital or doctor. The card is free and the waiting time is 2 to 4 weeks.
- For non-EU citizens: In case of hospitalisation, OISE will contact the learner's repatriation insurance to request care.
If you are taking medication/require ongoing treatment, it is necessary to inform the adviser before departure so that the information is relayed to the OISE team on the spot. For air travel a prescription is needed to transport the drugs.