About Us

Quality and Excellence Since 1957


College Platon is a private educational language institute located in the heart of Montreal.
We have an international reputation of high quality language training in a unique cultural environment.



640x330Plato’s teachers are carefully screened for their academic qualifications and teaching experience. The students follow a rigorous language curriculum which focuses on grammar, reading, writing and oral communication skills. We also offer tutorials for students who may experience difficulties in the regular classroom or who have learning disabilities.


Consumers’ Choice Award has become an important institution on the North American business scene. The winners are determined by consumers through an independent and objective survey and most respected research firms in Quebec. College Platon has been chosen as a winner in the category of Language Schools 10 years in a row.


The College has been luxuriously renovated with state of the art equipment for today’s demanding needs. The school has 25 classrooms and a computer lab with free Internet service to allow our students to do research or just keep in touch with family and friends. We are able to provide you with training and instructional programs that are tailored to enhance the required level of proficiency to achieve todays’ demanding needs.


Teachers at College Platon use a communicative approach putting emphasis on improving communication skills, vocabulary, written communication, vocabulary building and grammatical accuracy. The school employs about 38 teachers and welcomes 375 students each session. The college offers a warm and friendly atmosphere in which to learn.


Canadian schools are so diverse that the word “unique” may not mean much, but there really is no other way to describe Plato College. Three factors in particular set this school apart:


  • Emphasis is put on oral communication and grammatical accuracy
  • Classes are small and provide a variety of learning activities
  • If high tuition fees are a problem, College Platon is a simple solution.


College Platon’s professors are meticulously screened for their academic qualifications as well as their teaching experience and are required to have the following:

  • A University degree in teaching
  • Experience teaching in a professional environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Mastery of the language being taught


Many of Plato’s students come here to improve their language skills for entry to one of the following universities: McGill University, Concordia University, Université de Québec à Montréal, or Université de Montréal. The College also offers preparatory courses for the Michigan, Cambridge and TOEIC exams. The curriculum here allows the students to achieve their academic and professional linguistic goals.


has a deep commitment to offer its students the best and most profound linguistic education. It is a pledge on the part of the President and the Faculty. We look forward to having you study with us.


presidentsA word from the President

You have our commitment and dedication in providing you with exceptional quality, service and education. Your stay with us won’t just improve your skills it will improve your life with the memories you will gain. Our years of experience and success is owed to our many wonderful students over the years who have continued to support us and we will strive to maintain our position of being one of the best language school in Montreal.

Sincerely yours,

Chris Kavathas