The Birmingham campus is located in the bustling centre of the UK’s second largest city. It is perfectly positioned to give you access to a broad range of the city’s transport links, attractions and entertainment.
The Bullring and Pavilion shopping centres, Birmingham New Street station and the Birmingham Royal Ballet are all within walking distance. There are a variety of restaurants and coffee shops close to the campus where you can relax and meet friends and classmates.
The campus features five well-equipped classrooms, ten internet-enabled computers, free Wi-Fi access and a self-study area. There is also a comfortable shared lounge and a canteen area specifically for students.
We have a maximum of 16 students per class in order to provide you with consistent, quality tuition and personal attention you require. Our courses are available to students of all ages above the minimum required age of 18.
English for General Use
These courses will give you the tools to successfully live and work in an English-speaking environment. General English helps you gain all round English ability, improving your speaking, listening, reading and writing. Our conversation and pronunciation classes are designed to develop your spoken English through practical, in-class conversation with your tutor and classmates. One-to-one classes allow you to work directly with your tutor to improve areas in need of extra attention. You have also the chance to opt for our Group Packages if you want to customise course content, accommodation options and study hours.
English for Academic Purposes
Gain the English-language ability needed for success in UK higher education with our focused IELTS Preparation course. This programme is designed to help you achieve the IELTS score you require to progress into higher education. We also offer a Business English class, designed to help you improve your business related language skills.
Our social programme is ideal for international students studying in the UK. You can get involved in a variety of different activities on campus. There will also be cultural visits to galleries, museums, theatres and sporting events in and around the city.
As well as exploring England’s second largest city, you will have opportunities to venture out of Birmingham and discover the rest of the United Kingdom on regular, planned excursions. Past visits have included London, Bath, Oxford and Stonehenge.
Active involvement in our social programme is your perfect opportunity to socialise, network and make lasting connections not just in Birmingham, but around the UK. Prices vary - some activities are free but most events/excursions will cost between £15 and £50.
Whatever your budget or needs, we have an option suited to you. We offer homestays and halls of residence throughout the city. Our accommodation options are diverse enough to satisfy any lifestyle, from a good level of independence in a hall of residence to the friendly, family environment of a home stay.