ELS Educational Services has announced an agreement with International Technological University (ITU) in California, US, to recruit and prepare international students for study at the institution from this autumn semester. Pathway students on the preparatory course at the ELS centre, located on the ITU campus in San Jose, will undertake a minimum of 360 hours of intensive English training across all four language skills, as well as tuition in classroom participation, research and attribution, expository writing and other academic study skills.