Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

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Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

Are you looking to take an English course to improve your speaking skills? Where you can learn English in the classroom and practice in real-life situations? Where you can explore a vibrant city and make the most of your investment?

As the most commonly spoken language in the world and the official language in over 50 countries, speaking English is an invaluable tool to communicate with people around the planet. In an increasingly globalised world, knowing English opens up job and employment opportunities in many countries and markets.

The UK is the birthplace and home of English, and therefore the best destination to learn English and immerse yourself in British culture! So, if you are looking to take an English language course in the UK, here are some of our best value courses!

1. Edinburgh

Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

As well as being the capital city of Scotland, Edinburgh is also a major cultural and historical hub which has now become the second most popular tourist destination in the UK. The city is known as a centre of education with a renowned cultural life and a large student population.

Based in the “New Town” of Edinburgh, the school is ideally located in the centre of the city to offer social and cultural events to students, including free local sightseeing trips. This language centre offers a wide range of courses such as General English, exam preparation courses for IELTS or FCE, as well as Business English courses.

English Courses in Edinburgh from £135 per week

2. Nottingham

Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

Nicknamed the “Queen of the Midlands”, Nottingham is one of Britain’s most popular university cities. Vibrant, cosmopolitan, it will give you the usual benefits of urban living at an affordable price, whilst offering the opportunity to explore the legendary Sherwood Forest.

This school has an extensive range of English courses for students of all levels and it is also a Cambridge ESOL examination centre. Students will have the support of the highly qualified staff and teachers as well as a modern IT suite equipped with up-to-date language software and a well stocked library.

English Courses in Nottingham from £140 per week

3. Glasgow

Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

Glasgow is Scotland’s largest city and is known for the friendly nature of its people. Welcoming students from all over the world and home to four major universities, it is lively and modern with a vibrant nightlife and growing cultural scene.

The school often organises visits to local museums, art galleries and provides tours of Glasgow and its surroundings on a regular basis. At the school, you can also take part in conversation clubs to help you improve your speaking skills in a supportive and warm atmosphere.

English Courses in Glasgow from £120 per week

4. Liverpool

Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

Birthplace of the Beatles and home to the 2nd largest number of museums and galleries in the country, Liverpool is truly one of the best cities in the UK for the arts and culture. Sitting on the River Mersey, its historic waterfront and docks were declared a World Heritage Site in 2004.

The school’s staff and native speaking English teachers maintain a friendly and caring environment where students can successfully achieve their learning objectives. Lessons are made interactive and dynamic by making full use of the school’s state-of-the-art technology.

English Courses in Liverpool from £185 per week

5. London

Top 5 Places to Learn English in the UK

One of the most popular destinations to learn English is London. A unique and cosmopolitan city where you are spoiled for choice. Take this opportunity to learn English in some of the most typical London neighbourhoods from Fulham in the green parks area of West London to the lively and cosy Islington in Central London.

Islington

Islington is one of the most lively areas of London and with it’s eclectic vibe and plenty of nice shops, cafes, restaurants, cinemas and music venues.

This school offers a wide range of English courses such as General English, Business English, an accent perfection course or Exam Preparation courses. This school is another great option if you’re looking to learn English in the UK. English Courses in Islington from £30 per week

Fulham

Nestled between Chelsea, Kensington and River Thames, Fulham is one of the most exclusive areas of London with it’s tree lined streets, beautiful parks and charming boutiques.

This school offers a wide range of courses to help you improve your English skills, which focus on all aspects of the language such as pronunciation, vocabulary, and grammar. This school has a long experience in welcoming foreign students and supporting them in becoming more confident in their use of the language. English Courses in Fulham from £75 per week

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