You will find the best of both worlds in inspiring Edinburgh: The historic capital of Scotland is full of tradition and heritage, but also an international and modern city, renowned for art, music and literature! As the world´s festival capital and a UNESCO World Heritage Site with top tourist attractions and exhilarating outdoor pursuits in the surrounding countryside, Edinburgh is a truly wonderful city in which to learn English. Choose to study English in beautiful Edinburgh and you will discover all the magic of Scotland at the same time!
The English language school is a very modern and extremely well-equipped school located in a high-end area of the city, just a few minutes’ walk from Princes Gardens Park. Your English lessons will take place in one of 14 classrooms with wonderful views of the castle and the Old Town from the school building. The school offers our students use of interactive whiteboards and projectors, a multi-media centre with laptops, flat-screen TVs, and DVD players, a common area with refreshments on offer and a library in the school building, where you can choose from a large selection of books and films!
There are many popular high-street shops and boutiques close by the school and there are cafes and restaurants next door. The nearest train station is only a 10 minute walk from the school.
You can choose an English language group course of 15, 20, 25 or even 30 lessons per week, starting any Monday of the year at the school in Edinburgh. There is a maximum of 12 students in each class and the group courses are suitable for students at any language level! The group courses are ideal for improving your overall English skills. Our school in Edinburgh also offers Mini-Group English courses, or specially tailored Private Lessons. There is an IELTS exam Preparation course, as well as a Business English Course for students with a higher language level or who are considering a career in an English-speaking environment. You also have the chance to take the Cambridge Exam Preparation course in Edinburgh, in order to pass this globally recognised examination.
If you are a non-native English Teacher looking to refresh your teaching skills, or to share modern and new practises, our school offers a 2-week Teacher training course at certain times of the year!
Host family accommodation offers you the chance to practise and to continuously improve and your English language skills and to meet the local people of Edinburgh at the same time! This is a very popular choice for all students wishing to gain an insight into the local daily life. At our school in Edinburgh, this accommodation type is offered with just breakfast included, or on a half board basis.
Our school also offers self-catering accommodation in a student residence, for those who would prefer to stay with other international students.
During your stay in Edinburgh you will be able to take full advantage of the huge variety of exciting cultural activities that this vibrant city has to offer! The school arranges regular visits to many of the famous galleries, museums, monuments and to the theatre and you may also have the chance to attend lectures at Edinburgh University. There are regular organised meals together in local restaurants and pub nights, where you can spend time with other students, or get to know the locals! You may wish to venture further out into the spectacular countryside for walking, or to the coastal regions close by the city. As Edinburgh is host to dozens of world famous festivals throughout the year, then there is always something to see or do in your spare time!
Fly into Edinburgh international airport, from where you can take public transport to reach the city centre or, alternatively, we would be happy to arrange an airport transfer on your arrival, although this is not included in the fees.