English Courses UK International Students

English Language Courses

Learn more about the different types of English
courses offered by English language schools.

English Language Courses

English Language Schools teach international students English in preparation for entry onto a vocational course, foundation programme or undergraduate degree. Courses can last from as little as one week or up to a year, and teaching incorporates the key skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening.

When choosing an English Language School, it is important to pick a fully accredited centre approved by the UK Government and Education authorities.

English Language Schools in the UK

Learn more about English Language Schools in the UK with our A-Z list of British Council and SI-UK approved centres of English teaching.

Types of English Courses

- General English

General English classes are ideal for those who need to improve their English language ability ahead of study or work. Classes take in all elements of everyday English and are designed to give you the fluency and confidence needed when working or studying in an English speaking country.

- English for Academic Purposes

English for Academic Purposes classes aim to improve a student’s note taking, presentation and academic reading and writing skills before study at a UK university. Advanced classes are available for students who wish to study a masters degree.

- Business English

Business English classes will focus on improving your presentation skills, interview techniques, management and negotiation abilities.

- Exam Preparation

Exam Preparation Courses train students for examinations such as the Cambridge First, TOEFL, GMAT, TOEIC and IELTS. They focus on elements of each exam which the student may struggle with, training them on the best methods and practices to pass.

Study an English course in the UK

If you are interested in studying an English course in the UK, arrange a free consultation with our international consultants in London or Manchester today.

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