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English Courses in London for Adults 18+ and 30+

English course in London

Fully-immersed in the heart of London!

Information on the English School in London

Experience an unparalleled adventure with an English course in the heart of London. The language center in London is located in the lively Angel neighborhood, just a stone's throw from King's Cross and the vibrant energy of London's shopping streets and nightlife. This is more than just a place; it's your key to the coolest spots in the city!

Imagine studying in a cutting-edge facility with bright and spacious classrooms, making friends with international classmates, and learning from some of the best teachers around...

As you dive into your English course in London, get ready for a warm welcome at the reception desk on the first day. Need assistance? No problem! The international school staff is at your service every day. And guess what? They also speak some foreign languages, just in case you're a beginner.

Right next to the reception, you'll discover the bustling heart of the school - offices, brand-new classrooms, a library, a relaxation area, and state-of-the-art computer classrooms. Oh, and did we mention that all textbooks and materials are included in the price?

Venture to the upper floors and you'll find more classrooms, computers, and an elegant lounge area with large screens and projectors. The classrooms aren't just well-designed; they're at the forefront of modernity - bright, pristine, and equipped with interactive whiteboards and projectors for a top-notch learning experience.

But wait, there's more! You can add accommodation to your English course in London, and believe us, it's worth it. Support is available at the reception every day. At the end of the course, you'll leave with a certificate of attendance and level!

Speaking of courses, you'll have maximum flexibility. Choose from general, intensive, or business courses, ranging from just one week to life-changing adventures of up to 48 weeks.

Concerned about your language level? No problem! There are classes for every level, with international students like you eager to make friends, learn, and practice the language. You can start every Monday, any time of the year.

So, how about a fantastic English course in London like no other? The staff and teachers can't wait to welcome you to the family of language lovers!

You're on the right place!

Why book your language study travel with Full-immersion? Because with us you get:

  • Over 10 years of partnership with EC English ❤️
  • School: EC London, 1 Islington High Street, London
  • Found a better price for this school? Let us know, we'll beat it!
  • Accredited schools
  • British Council
  • English UK

What's included?

  • English course and materials
  • Accommodation (optional)
  • International welcome!
  • Support available every day
  • Certificate of frequency and level

12

Avg stud/class

24

Classrooms

50+

Nationalities

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Choose your English course in London

General or Intensive English Course for Adults in London

20, 30 lessons per week - All levels - Flexible duration

[+] This English course teaches students practical English through thematic, interactive and engaging lessons. The program covers all four communication skills: reading, writing, oral expression and comprehension. Included in the course price is also a variety of useful and fun extra-curricular activities and workshops, an ideal way to socialize with classmates and practice your English in London and other nearby destinations! >> Read more

English for Work in London for Adults

30 lessons per week - from Pre-Intermediate - Flexible duration

[+] A well-balanced combination of simulations, tutorials, and thematic lessons are used in this English course in London. Students learn in a practical and engaging way the language to negotiate a contract, manage human resources, and present business scenarios… you’ll learn how to deal with international work environments, give advice and warnings, and solve problems. This course is devoted exclusively to motivated adult students. >> Read more

English in the City in London

30 lessons per week - from Pre-intermediate (only if close to Intermediate) - Flexible duration

[+] This practical English Course is well-structured and grants you the opportunity to explore the language whilst discovering what the city has to offer. This formal approach, combined with the informal, provides a basis on which to begin practicing English in everyday life. You will be starting conversations in no time! The English ‘In the City’ Course delivers a stimulating environment for students. >> Read more

One to One Lessons in London for Adults

5-40 lessons per week - All levels - 1 lesson = 60 minutes

[+] To make the most of your studying in London you can integrate some individual English lessons with your group course. Thanks to individually tailored lessons, you will have a double advantage: you can interact with other students in the morning classes, then focus on your individual improvement in the afternoon. Having a tutor at your disposal is very useful. You can focus on your weaknesses (comprehension, speaking, writing, reading, etc.) or develop target vocabulary. >> Read more

CAE Exam Preparation Course in London

20 or 30 lessons per week - check the details - Fixed duration

[+] The CAE Preparation Course combines the best methods and approach targeted to help you obtain the CAE. Teachers are qualified Cambridge ESOL professionals and will aim to guide you throughout your course. They will endeavour to help you with the four test areas, using sample test from previous exams! >> Read more

FCE Exam Preparation Course in London

20 or 30 lessons per week - check the details - Fixed duration

[+] The FCE Preparation Course differs from the traditional English Courses and allows you to focus your learning specifically towards the achievement of the FCE, using materials that are based on past exams. Teachers provide you with a planned programme of study, with performance being monitored closely in order to provide you with the best possible support in areas that require improvement. >> Read more

CPE Exam Preparation Course in London

20 or 30 lessons per week - check the details - Fixed duration

[+] Designed by experts in the field, the CPE Preparation Course delves into great detail about the roots of the language itself, with a focus on key areas such as listening, speaking, reading and writing. You will learn a number of techniques that will allow you to complete the four areas of evaluation, all under the guidance of qualified professionals, along with real exam simulations. >> Read more

IELTS Exam Preparation Course in London for Adults

20 lessons per week - from Intermediate - flexible duration

[+] The goal of the IELTS Preparation Course is to provide you with the techniques necessary to achieve the best possible result. Teachers will guide and support you throughout and the course also utilises exam past papers so that you are prepared for what appears on the test. The IELTS Preparation Course offers the opportunity to learn in a structured and precise manner, giving you a better understanding of texts, context, generic meaning and vocabulary! >> Read more

Certify your study stay in London

What certificates can you get?

At the end of your English language course you will receive a certificate of participation stating the dates, the type of course and the language level you have achieved. This certificate of partecipation is a nice addition to your CV. Remember that to get your level certified and recognised internationally, you will have to take a test like the IELTS or TOEFL, for example. You can apply for your examination directly at school, there are normally 2 sessions every month.

Are you also looking for accommodation?

Tips, tricks and links - Independent accommodation

Distance to School (approximately): - Room type:

[+] No matter why you're after an independent accommodation, maybe that was your first choice anyway, or you simply couldn't find anything available through the school... When the time to find a private accommodation comes, there are some tips and tricks that might come in handy. Find out more about the ... >> Read more

IQ Will Wyatt - Residence

Distance to School (approximately): 13 - 15 minutes public transport, 23 - 26 minutes walking, 8 - 9 minutes cycling, 10 - 15 minutes uber - Room type: Single room, private bathroom

[+] Will Wyatt Court has gone through an extensive refurbishment to modernise the site creating new amenities from games and cinema rooms to study spaces and newly refurbished rooms with a fresh décor, a small double bed with underbed storage, plus a study area and USB charging points. The shared kitch ... >> Read more

Scape Canada Water - Residence (29/06/2024 - 24/08/2024)

Distance to School (approximately): 25 - 30 minutes public transport, 20 - 25 minutes UBER or similar - Room type: Single room, private bathroom, shared kitchen

[+] Scape Canada Water is brand new, opening onlt in September 2022. Live in one of our En Suite Apartments, all our student accommodation in Canada Water comes with access to a 24/7 gym, cinema room, games area, spacious communal lounge, study zones, courtyard and around the clock support from our dedi ... >> Read more

Superior iQ Shoreditch - Residence

Distance to School (approximately): 22 - 24 minutes walking, 5 - 6 minutes cycling, 6 - 11 minutes public transport, 8 - 15 minutes Uber or similar - Room type: Single room, private bathroom, private kitchen

[+] These refurbished self-contained rooms give you everything you need, with a small double bed, lots of storage, coffee table and comfy seating, wooden floors and a half-width floor-to-ceiling window for lots of natural light. They also include the use of the building’s onsite gym, laundry and socia ... >> Read more

HF - Host Family

Distance to School (approximately): 25 - 60 minutes public transport - Room types: Single room, breakfast only - Single room, half board - Single room, no meals, student can use the host family kitchen - Single room, no meals, student can use the host family kitchen, PRIVATE BATHROOM - Single room, breakfast only, PRIVATE BATHROOM - Single room, half board, PRIVATE BATHROOM

[+] Staying with a host family offers you a unique and unforgettable experience – a cultural exchange which will leave you with lasting memories. You’ll be staying at the home of a local family, where you’ll have your own room (single or twin on request) in a sociable and hospitable environment. T ... >> Read more

Extra activities, learn while having fun!

What extra activities are available for the students in London

Each English Course includes a variety of educational and social activities for free, which are specifically designed to promote linguistic practice and socializing. Activities are ongoing and differ from week to week, involving teachers and participating adult students that come from all around the world. There are also varied activities such as concerts and movie nights that can be purchased directly at the school, so make sure you inquire! Among the free activities, you'll find:

  • Pronunciation Classes;
  • Arts and Food Cultural Evenings;
  • Sports, Walking and Hiking;
  • Guided Tours of surrounding areas and local markets;
  • Focus Groups for conversation practice;
Each week you'll find updates to events and activities being held on the school notice boards.

Why study English in London

Find out why this destination may be the right choice for you!

Angel is one of the busiest areas in London, night and day, and is just a stone’s throw away from the hustle and bustle of Kings Cross Station (known for its modern architecture combined with historical buildings). This metropolitan city will open your eyes to a whole new mixture of worlds. Whatever you’re into, you’ll find it! It’s swarming with unique locations, underground bars, quirky and eccentric shops and restaurants, cafes and bars that you’ll remember for the rest of your life! Simply walking around London is a journey in and of itself.

There isn’t enough time (or space) to mention the thousands of areas of interest… whether it’s history, culture, countryside, riverside, partying, music, festivals, amazing ethnic and exotic food and an endless array of shops to choose from - there really is something for everyone! We believe everyone should experience living in this thriving city, even if it’s just for a short period, and there’s no better way to do that than to study English in this amazing city!

The school is located just by Angel Underground station, nearby the likes of Oxford Street, Regent’s Park, Buckingham Palace, countless museums, funky Carnaby Street and more places to eat than you can ever imagine!

Statistics, some interesting numbers

Nationalities

Does this English course meet what someone of your age and nationality needs? Check it out by comparing the facts.

  • OTHER23 % 23 %
  • BRAZILIAN15 % 15 %
  • TURKISH14 % 14 %
  • KOREAN14 % 14 %
  • JAPANESE9 % 9 %
  • SWISS8 % 8 %
  • TAIWANESE7 % 7 %
  • SAUDI ARABIAN5 % 5 %
  • FRENCH5 % 5 %
  • ITALIAN5 % 5 %
  • RUSSIAN3% 3%

Age groups

If you are a student aged between 16 and 18 and are seriously interested in our courses, we may accept your enrollment by evaluating your motivation. In this case, you will need to stay with an authorized guardian or with a host family in a single room with half-board (or in a twin room if you are traveling with a peer of the same sex). A signed consent form is also required, and you must arrange round-trip airport transfers if your arrival and departure are scheduled between 8:00 PM and 8:00 AM. For more details or to discuss your specific situation, please do not hesitate to contact us: we are here to help you find the best solution for your study experience.

  • 16-172 % 2 %
  • 18-2984 % 84 %
  • 30+14% 14%

Structure and timetable of English course in London

First day in London

The first day begins at 08:30 with reception, registration and a short language test. The test is nothing to worry about, it’s specifically designed to put you in a class with other students of a similar level to yours. The test will be followed by a session / welcome speech, the handing out of the teaching calendar and other activities, and possibly lessons.

Welcome Package Tipically, on your first day of English course in London students get a welcome package, including a manual with information about London, the schedule of classes, some detailed information about your English course in London, suggestions for free time activities, a list of extra learning activities, the school regulations and some important contact information including the emergency telephone number of the school (which you can contact 24 hours a day during your entire stay).

Welcome Event On the first day of your course  you are invited to a welcome event in the centre cafe or at another venue. This is an excellent opportunity for you to meet other students on your English course and from the school.

Timetable

As of your second day, you will start with regular classes. You can choose the "morning" timetable (green border - your level has to be at least Elementary) or the standard timetable (black border). With the standard timetable, you will have alternating free time – one day in the afternoon and the next day in the morning (Double Banking).

Useful information about London

Not to be missed!

  • Big Ben
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Buckingham Palace
  • St Paul’s Cathedral
  • Madame Tussauds
  • Explore British Museum
  • Shop on Oxford Street
  • Visit The Tower of London
  • Relax in Hyde Park
  • See the city from London Eye

How to get around London

The best way to travel lightweight and securely, is to use your mobile and Google Maps to organize your commutes, you probably use it already, but just in case… try it out here: Google maps. 
Also, in most English speaking countries worldwide you can use private transport services such as Uber and Bolt. Please try them out, you will find the Apps on your mobile App store, most students use these services to commute from and to school, sharing the rides with their class mates.

Cost of living, some examples

  • Big Mac £2.89
  • Sandwich £3.50
  • Can of Coke £0.65
  • Coffee in a café £3
  • 1 litre of milk £0.80
  • 2 litres of water £1.50
  • A loaf of bread £0.80
  • Two course meal in average restaurant £17.00
  • Cost of sim card £10
  • Cinema £10 – £12
  • Entrance to clubs £10 – £15

Visas and travel documents

What requirements are there to study in London

Do you need a Student Visa?

  • FIND OUT IN 30 SECONDS: Use the official VISA QUESTIONNAIRE to determine if you need a UK visa.
General guidelines* for when a visa is required:
  1. Book Your Course in Advance: Plan your course well in advance to ensure availability.
  2. Medical Insurance: If you don't have medical insurance, you can obtain it through our website.
  3. Financial Proof: Prepare proof of direct access to sufficient funds to cover your stay, as required by immigration rules.
  4. Payment: Pay at least 30% of the total package cost (it will be fully refunded if your Visa application is rejected and you notify the school in time).
  5. Visa Documentation: Await the visa documentation/invitation from your chosen school.
  6. Visa Interview: Book your visa interview at the respective embassy or consulate.
*Refer to the UK Embassy for official detailed procedures.

Quotes and Bookings - English in London

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