General English Courses in London


Objectives of our General English Courses: 

  • To increase fluency and accuracy in spoken English
  • To build confidence in using all English skills (Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening)
  • To extend and refine grammar knowledge
  • To widen range of vocabulary
  • To improve English pronunciation

General English Course Options

  • Evening courses:  4 hours of tuition per week without breaks
  • Part-time courses: from 6 to 12 hours of tuition per week with breaks, 5 to 10 hours without
  • Full-time courses: 15 hours per week of tuition with breaks, 12 1/2 hours without
  • Full-time PLUS! Course: 17 1/2 hours of tuition with breaks, 15 hours without including additional Writing & Speaking Language Skills Workshops*
  • Super-Intensive course:  30 hours per week of tuition with breaks, 25 hours without*

*suitable for Short Term Study Visas

The most popular way to improve your English language skills is to enrol on a General English Course. Well, that's lucky, because at London's best value English school, we have up to 34 hours of English courses every week!!  Study English in the mornings, the afternoons, the evenings or a combination of all three, full- or part-time. 

You will study the grammar and vocabulary that are the building blocks of successful English language learning.  You will also receive extensive practice in the essential skills of Listening, Reading, Writing and, most important of all, Speaking.  We want to increase your confidence so you can take advantage of your new English language skills in your career and with your friends.


Test my English languague

Use our tool to test your English language skills. We will email you the results with a grammar level from beginner (A1) to advanced (C1) and provide you with course options.

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