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Quality English (QE) brings together a selection of the best independent English language schools from around the world. You can choose a QE school with complete confidence because:
Quality: All schools are locally accredited. QE continuously
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checks the quality by visiting the schools and by listening to feedback from the people who actually use them: agents and students.
Trust: You receive a rapid response to enquiries and bookings, close attention to detail, reliable and expert teaching and your questions answered quickly and efficiently by key staff who know every student well.
Choice: QE schools together run hundreds of different English language programmes worldwide, greater in variety and choice of location than any other group.
QE Schools and courses at a glance
Quality English schools offer exceptional service, unique character and a fine course choice.
The Individual is King
QE Schools value the individual in their schools;
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Each QE School is as special and unique as its individual students; Student needs and customer satisfaction come first.
How does QE choose its schools? QE approaches only established, independently managed English language schools of outstanding reputation;
QE Schools are very carefully chosen, and only the best will do; QE has over nine years of experience in researching, visiting, and selecting QE schools.
How do we find quality? QE takes a fresh approach to quality - with QE the customer decides;
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Accreditation is only our starting point. QE asks the agents what they think about the schools, as part of our research, then again when the school applies, and again and again after that.
How do we check quality? All QE Schools are regularly visited by the Chief Executive of QE;
We ask questions, we look around, we meet the staff who can make a difference to the quality of the studentâ€™s experience. We always ask the students for their feedback. This must be consistently excellent.
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Become a Quality English Agent
The Quality English Agent logo + a Quality English Agent certificate + a presence on the Quality English website under Find an Agent “I enjoy working with Quality English schools because they are professional and provide peace of mind. I can trust that my students will have a productive and enjoyable experience. In fact, in most instances, Quality English schools actually surpass my students´ expectations, which is no easy feat!… In addition, Quality English schools are managed by skilled and competent staff. I appreciate how efficient and effective the administrative teams are when providing me with information and enrolling my students with such speed and ease. Also, in the rare circumstance when there is an issue to deal with, QE schools´ staff resolve it swiftly and fairly. Thank you QE schools, for making my job easier!” Emma E. Rodríguez Aguilar, Academic Global Network Consultancy, Spain - a Quality English Agent
“We like recommending QE schools to our students for their guaranteed quality standards and high level of personal attention. QE is a famous brand, and more and more students trust this trade mark and find their courses, schools and agents on the QE web-site. So, for us it is not only quality assurance and reliable business partners, but also another opportunity to recruit students.” Anastassia Romanenko, Insight-Lingua, Russia - a Quality English Agent
“We work with QE partner schools because we know that these schools are committed to delivering a full quality service. Here in Switzerland we are used to high quality and fast feedback – this is what we expect and get from our quality English partners. I personally like to talk directly to the owner of a language school, to be able to plan, decide and react immediately to what the market and students need. We have been dealing with some of the Quality English schools for years and the contact person remains the same and as the business development is in the owners own personal interest, long lasting strong and efficient relationships can be build up, which is good for the Quality English school, for us as an agent and especially it is in the students benefit and interest.” Claudio Cesarano, Globo-Study, Switzerland - a Quality English Agent
“When I met the schools last year I was delighted to learn about the basic philosophy of the organization. I could see that (it) totally matches the one I had already in mind when I started my independent agency in 1992 and where my students are valued as individuals; and of course, the right school for the right student´s goals; the prompt reply to the requests for information; providing support to solve doubts make me feel comfortable in the placement process. So, since then, the QE brochure and the promotional materials of the schools are always at hand when I assist a student looking for courses. It is my first offer… our goals match and it helps me a lot to keep my search for excellence when selling courses.” Derlene Calpacci, Didacta, Brazil - a Quality English Agent
How do I become a QE Agent? Start by working with at least THREE Quality English Schools.
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noun / adjective the standard of something as measured against other things of a similar kind; the degree of excellence of something; of good quality; excellent • We are committed to quality in all aspects of tuition, service, facilities and location • We recognise the importance of working with quality agent partners Clients and partners choose us because of our experience, reputation and commitment to quality. To find out more, visit www.londonschool.com or call us on +44 20 7605 4142.
QE Associate Schools
Warsaw Archibald Language Centre
email@example.com www.archibald.pl Archibald, located in Warsaw, Poland, was set up in 1992. Over 80 teachers and 2 methodologists make sure we provide high quality service to both teenage and adult students. Our main strengths are: thorough verification of students’ level, a variety of courses (run in small groups) that can suit any needs, attentive monitoring of students’ progress and the quality of teachers’ work plus methodological guidance and regular training for teachers. Archibald is a school for those who value quality.
Krakow York School of English
firstname.lastname@example.org www.york.edu.pl Established in 1991, privately owned and managed, York is one of the leading English schools in Poland. York is accredited by the Polish Association for Standards in Foreign Languages PASE www.pase.pl; it is also a City & Guilds and London Chamber of Commerce & Industry examination centre. York offers top quality courses all year round: Conversation/ General English; Cambridge exams; Business and ESP courses for individuals, companies and institutions. Courses are run by EFL qualified Polish teachers and English native-speakers.
Istanbul British Side
email@example.com www.britishside.com British Side English Language School was established in 2006 to meet the demand for high quality English language provision in Istanbul. We deliver a range of language courses, including: General English, Business English, Corporate Skills, one-to-one, Exam Preparation, Legal English, and Younger Learners. As a fully authorised Cambridge ESOL Examinations centre, we also deliver internationally recognised English Language Examinations to individuals and schools across Turkey. British Side has two branches in Istanbul and a branch in Ankara.
Sarajevo Syllabus School
firstname.lastname@example.org www.soros-school.com At Syllabus school in Sarajevo we aim is to provide English language training that meets our clients’ needs and requirements. We offer practical learning with tangible results with an experience that is motivating and fun. We have English language courses for adults and children as well as individual and specialised courses for companies and organisations. Our teachers, as well as administrative staff, are well qualified and dedicated to providing an all round quality experience.
Kiev Oxford Klass
email@example.com www.oxfordklass.com/eng/english Oxford Klass has 18 years of successful English language training in Ukraine, and enjoys an excellent reputation. We have qualified Ukrainian and British teachers (CELTA, TKT, certificates) and they take annual Teacher Refresher courses in England. Our students are aged from six to adult and there are about seven hundred a year. We offer about twenty different programmes (including English in Britain). There is a cinema and a speaking club. Our building is modern and is in a picturesque, historical, part of Kiev, with fifteen comfortable, well equipped classrooms and a cosy, friendly café. www.quality-english.com
Centrum Języków Obcych Archibald Archibald jest zlokalizowany w centrum Warszawy. Szkoła została założona w 1992 roku. Ponad 80 lektorów i 2 metodyków dba o to, abyśmy świadczyli usługi wysokiej jakości. Uczymy nastolatków i dorosłych. Nasze mocne strony to: precyzyjna kwalifikacja na kursy, różnorodność kursów i małe grupy. To pozwala na dopasowanie oferty do potrzeb słuchacza. każdego Monitorujemy na bieżąco postępy słuchaczy. Nasi lektorzy są objęci opieką metodyka i regularnie uczestniczą w szkoleniach. Archibald jest szkołą dla tych, którzy cenią jakość.
York School jedna z najstarszych szkół językowych w Polsce. Dewizą założycieli jest nieustanny rozwój – od 1997 roku ma prawo do używania prestiżowego znaku jakości PASE www.pase.pl. York posiada akredytację Kuratorium; jest też centrum egzaminów międzynarodowych City & Guilds i LCCI. Szkolenia we wszystkich grupach wiekowych (od 4 lat) i poziomach (wg skali Rady Europy). York specjalizuje się w egzaminach Cambridge (94% zdawalność od 1989 r); konwersacjach z filologami anglistami i dyplomowanymi native speakers oraz kursach ESP dla firm i instytucji, w tym nauka on-line.
British Side,İngilizce Dil Okulu ; İstanbul’da yüksek kalitede ingilizce dil talebinin karşılanması için 2006 yılında kurulmuştur. Genel İngilizce, İş İngilizcesi, Kurumsal Beceriler, Birebir, Sınava Hazırlık, Hukuk İngilizcesi ve Genç Öğrencilere yönelikkurslar olmak üzere dil kursları alanında hizmet veriyoruz. Cambridge Üniversitesi, ESOL Sınavları tam yetkili merkezi olarak, Türkiye çapında bireyler ve okullarda uluslararası ingilizce dil sınavlarının tanınmasını sağlıyoruz. British Side’ın İstanbul’da iki şubesi ve Ankara’da bir şubesi vardır.
U Syllabus školi u Sarajevu cilj nam je da pružimo kurseve engleskog jezika u skladu sa potrebama i zahtjevima naših klijenata. Nudimo praktičnu obuku sa vidljivim rezultatima, uz iskustvo učenja koje je motivirajuće i zanimljivo. Organizujemo kurseve engleskog jezika za odrasle i djecu, kao i individualne kurseve i specijalizirane kurseve za kompanije i organizacije. Naši nastavnici, kao i administrativno osoblje, su visoko kvalifikovani i posvećeni pružanju sveobuhvatno kvalitetne usluge.
Оксфорд Клас має 16 річний досвід роботи на ринку викладання англійської мови а також набув бездоганної репутації за роки роботи. У нас працюють найдосвідченіші викладачі України та Великобританії. Щорічно викладачі проходять курси підвищення кваліфікації в школах Quality English. Нашими студентами є діти віком від 6 років, а також дорослі. Щорічний обсяг студентів -700 чоловік. Ми пропонуємо біля 20 програм вкл. Англійська в Англії. У нашій будівлі знаходиться великий кіно та конферанс зали, а також затишне кафе. Усі наші аудиторії технічно оснащені але разом з тим різняться колоритом стилів.
In 1990 English Australia established the NEAS (National ELT Accreditation Scheme) as the government recognised but industrybased body responsible for national standards for English language colleges and programs. NEAS accreditation covers ELT centres offering courses to students within both public and private universities, vocational education and training colleges, secondary schools and private stand alone ELT centres. NEAS Standards set out minimum accreditation requirements in the broad areas of: management and finance; learning environment; specialist staff; curriculum and assessment; student services; materials and equipment; and recruitment and promotion.
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Sydney English Academy
Strathfield College is a quality, modern, well-equipped college located in the heart of Sydney. The highly experienced teaching staff is described by students as ‘friendly, helpful, careful and patient with good skills.’ Strathfield College has many pathways from English courses to quality universities, vocational education and Sydney Jacaranda High School.
The Sydney English Academy (SEA) is independently owned and operated. Established in 2001 it has developed its reputation as one of Sydney’s best English language colleges. The beachside location, amazing nationality mix, excellent teaching staff and family atmosphere mean that students achieve their goal of becoming confident English speakers and having a fantastic life experience.
“In 5 years, I have never had a complaint. My students are happy and get great value for money. My students always get great service from the staff and teachers at the college.”
“SEA is quite simply an excellent school. Administratively strong, they are quick to reply to our inquiries, accurate with information and always willing go the extra mile. Students feel well looked after, and well-taught. I highly recommend them.”
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Denis Baker, Aventure Linguistique, Switzerland
“This college is the best. All teachers are amazing. Teachers helped me a lot and always gave me extra exercises. The student services are awesome! People are very careful, give us all information and have a lot of patience. I love study here.”
Jessica Ferriera Da Silva, Portugal
“This is a school with strong academic standards which are appreciated by the students. They are particularly upbeat about their classes, citing ‘clean school, well organised, excellent teachers’ (who stay behind after class and listen to feedback) and they enjoy the special shared Friday break on the balcony overlooking Sydney.”
“You can be sure of a first rate language learning experience in this small, family-run school. Their motto ‘Belong, Enjoy, Succeed’ sums it up well. Add to that the fact that it is spectacularly situated with the harbour on one side and the ocean on the other; Manly is the place to be in Sydney. “
“The school is friendly and like a big family. It wasn’t stressful at all. The teachers were motivated, patient, dynamic and positive all the time.”
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Languages Canada is Canadaâ€™s premier language organization representing language programs in both of Canadaâ€™s official languages: English and French. Their internationally recognized quality assurance scheme is comprehensive, rigorous and covers the areas of: curriculum, teacher qualifications, student services, student admissions, marketing, promotion, facilities and administration.
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East Coast School of Languages (ECSL)
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firstname.lastname@example.org www.ecslcanada.com ECSL offers a range of top quality program choices: Creative English, University Pathways, International Business English, Dynamic Speaking, Teaching English to Young Learners, and TOEFL. Small classes and an English-only environment help motivated students successfully achieve their language goals. Agent quote
“I love working with ECSL, they are friends as well as my colleagues. They really care about both their agents and students and treat us all with respect and kindness.” José Aranda, Ad Astra International, Mexico Student quote
“I have been studying at ECSL for 11 months. I would like to say Halifax is the best city for studying English and ECSL is the best school in Halifax! In Halifax there are few people from Taiwan, so I had to use English all the time. I am very excited about going to university this September and I know I am ready for university in Canada because of the strong English skills I developed at ECSL!”
Canada Starts HERE! Start your journey in the birthplace of Canada. Receive topquality ESL instruction while experiencing the hospitality that PEI is famous for. Our convenient downtown location is minutes away from all major amenities. This allows students to thrive independently in a safe environment. We look forward to welcoming you to Study, Learn, and Live here. Agent quote
“SACLI provides quality language training programs to International students to help them gain the skills required to be successful in their academic studies. We are pleased with the services they continue to provide.” Sabine Mohr, ISR Canada Student quote
“SACLI is a good place to learn English.......The teachers and staff are great people.......willing to help you with everything you need! Each week we have different activities – it’s a good time!”
Pemika Sara-arporn, Thailand
Jaqueline Zarpelon, Brazil
”The school is run very energetically by the owner/directors and they provide a very personal service. Shortly moving into new premises the school goes from strength to strength; teachers and students alike are ecstatic about their magnificent school where they enjoy excellent teaching as well as numerous opportunities to discover Nova Scotia.”
”The dynamic Study Abroad Canada team led by the energetic Helen Green work tirelessly together to provide relevant and interesting courses to all their clients. The backdrop, Prince Edward Island, is a place where the locals have time to stop and talk; it’s the birthplace of Canada and a beautiful, special place.”
Accredited language programs in Canada • Programmes de langues accrédités au Canada
Look For the Symbol of Quality for French or English Programs in Canada. n
Quality Assurance is a critical element of Languages Canada.
Recherchez le symbole de la qualité pour la formation linguistique en français et en anglais au Canada. n
L’assurance de la qualité occupe une place primordiale au sein de Langues Canada.
Tous les établissements membres doivent être accrédités.
Le régime d’accréditation continuera d’être indépendant, transparent et confidentiel.
All member schools are required to be accredited.
The Accreditation Scheme operates at arm’s length, is transparent, and confidential.
The Accreditation Scheme maintains the integrity and rigour of Languages Canada’s standards and processes.
All program reviews are done by a team of highly qualified independent professionals.
Le régime d’accréditation tout en conservant l’intégrité et la rigueur des normes et du processus appliqués par Langues Canada.
Chaque programme est évalué par une équipe hautement qualifiée de professionnels indépendants.
For more detailed information and listing of other programs:
Pour de plus amples informations et une liste des autres programmes:
POINT3 Language Centre
Access International English Language Centre
POINT3 offers high quality language education through intellectually stimulating and dynamic lessons with certified teachers in upscale Old Montreal. Full-time or parttime studies including a rich social calendar create a complete immersion environment and an unforgettable experience! POINT3: the perfect place to live, learn and laugh!
Access is located in the exciting and friendly city of Toronto. Our small classes (max. 10) ensure that you receive plenty of personal attention. We have an excellent mix of student nationalities from around the globe. For quality programs, personal attention, fun trips and activities, and central accommodation – come and Access a world of English!
“My agency has been sending students to Point3 for more than 10 years. The student experience here is always positive, thanks to excellent instruction and personal attention. One of our best schools!”
“As agents, prompt, clear and practical information is of utmost importance to our day-to-day activity, and Access has always been there to provide. Their language training programs are very appealing to our students.”
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“Thank you so much for everything, I will remember POINT3 forever! I improved my English and I learned French! I never imagined that my experience in Montreal would change my life.” Arturo, Mexico
“Small classes make you learn faster. You have an amazing connection with all the staff. My experience in Access International is the most enriching experience that I have had.” Laura Guerrero, Colombia
”POINT3 works on the philosophy that a “live and learn” experience is a great way to learn languages. Set in charming old Montreal the school offers students quality language programs, as well as many exciting activities taking advantage of Montreal’s diverse bilingual setting.”
Toronto Quest Language Studies
email@example.com www.studyquest.net Quest, established 1997, is an award winning and fully accredited language school. Our advantage lies in focusing on individual needs and innovative programs, ensuring every student has an outstanding learning experience. New (2011), fully renovated facilities with up to 20 classrooms, large student lounges and numerous amenities further ensure student satisfaction.
”Run by the family, Access has a school ethos that is genuine and in evidence – Ian and Wendy are very concerned with providing top quality programs to their students in a friendly, family-like environment. Access is conveniently situated on Yonge Street (and near the train station).”
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“Quest Language Studies has always been an outstanding partner. What made the difference with Quest is that they “simply care every step of the way” for each participant they welcomed.” Pierre Wan Meenan, E.D.I, France Student quote
“In my second time at QLS the teachers were very helpful to improve my English skills again. I prefer to visit QLS again because the classes are smaller and the atmosphere is more helpful to learn English. “ Sven Lorz, Germany QE writes...
“ ‘Small but perfectly formed’. Agents praise this award winning language school in downtown Toronto. Their advantage lies in small class sizes, innovative programs, and individualized attention backed by the best in systems, services and equipment to ensure every student has an outstanding learning experience. Now with brand new premises.” 12
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CCEL and SCEL use a teacher based curriculum that replaces textbooks with engaging online content. Instruction and classroom activities apply the use of the Internet as a powerful learning tool and communication medium, drawing from such resources as YouTube, TED, Wikipedia, Blogs, and Google Apps.
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Student Residence Many students choose to live in our student residence/apartments because it is 5 minutes walk to CCEL and it is close to the beach, Stanley Park; free high speed WiFi available*
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Canadian College of English Language (CCEL)
Intensive English Each level is 12 weeks long. Students move up based on progress within the class and final exams in writing, speaking, listening, reading and grammar.
EAP Pathway to American Universities The Spokane Community College has a partnership agreement with SCEL whereby students can study EAP courses at SCEL. Completion of EAP meets English entry requirement for the Spokane Community College undergraduate programs.
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Canadian as a Second Language Institute (CSLI)
Canadian College of English Language (CCEL)
CSLI is a medium-sized school in the safe and trendy Yaletown district of downtown Vancouver. Our professional teachers and well-experienced staff provide support to each student both in and outside of the classroom, creating the best environment for students to learn English and gain cultural experience. Agent quote
“CSLI is our most recommended school. The teachers and staff are professional and welcoming. Our students love their family-like environment, courses and activities, and often stay longer than planned.” Luiza Nudelman, SpeakTrips, Canada
Large private college in Vancouver Downtown with its unique and renovated classrooms, with a capacity of 500 students in total. We have a student residence 10 minutes from the campus. CCEL has its own restaurant and rooftop garden. Vancouver is an amazing place for an international education. Agent quote
“CCEL is a great partner to work with. They are an innovative and forward thinking company, this is clear with the development of SMRT. A teacher based curriculum that replaces textbooks with engaging online content.” Zulian dr.Paola, Obiettivo Lingua, Italy
“My teachers inspired me to learn and improve my English skills at CSLI. At CSLI, you are not just a student, you are also a member of this big family.”
“Studying at CCEL was amazing. Their use of the internet in the classroom not only made it fun but gave me a chance to learn English like I never thought was possible.”
Gabriel Maillard, Switzerland
”A very well run school in downtown Vancouver, with a warm welcome and fantastic attention to detail. Students ‘visit’ a different province of Canada in every classroom, and every student has a mug with their name on it which helps them feel at home and welcomed as an individual in this very ‘active’ atmosphere.“
”This is a long established, middle-sized school in downtown Vancouver run by the Clark family. Students are really positive about their experience in the school and mentioned the teachers as the main asset. They appreciate the school’s own digital curriculum accessed through laptops, in and out of the classroom, called ‘SMRT’ “
Vancouver English Centre
Stewart College of Languages
Located in the trendy Yaletown district of downtown Vancouver, our campus is large, modern and well-equipped, with 47 classrooms and five computer labs. After school, our students enjoy our social, sports and sightseeing activities. At VEC, we have activities every day.
Stewart College is located in Canada’s Garden City, Victoria. Students both young and old will enjoy studying in a school focusing on service and that prides itself on its family atmosphere. Learn about Canada in a 100% Canadian owned and operated school. Explore our gardens, beaches, forests and snow covered mountains.
“VEC has been offering excellent service to us and to the students we send to them. We are very satisfied with our partnership.”
“Working with Stewart College has been a great pleasure. What I like the most is that the owners are deeply involved, always listening and when possible applying our suggestions.”
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“Having a chance to take the Business Internship Program at VEC, I found it was awesome the way friendships grew with new people I met. The experience I gained was priceless. Thank you, VEC and my family that made it happen.” Arinee Tangruek, Thailand
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“I am glad to be here as I enjoy it. Everyone is friendly and help immediately when you have a problem or question. The organization and structure is very good.” Ben, Switzerland
”A busy and lively campus excellently located in the fine city of Vancouver, offering a comprehensive range of quality courses, in a modern and well-equipped environment. It’s a large school that is veritably buzzing with opportunity for students whatever their aspirations.”
“Run tirelessly by the founders, in a light and perfectly adapted building, Stewart College is a successful and well-run school set in the picturesque and easily accessible town of Victoria – the gateway to some of the most beautiful scenery in the world with a wide choice of recreational activities.”
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In Ireland the accreditation of English language schools is overseen by NQAI (National Qualifications Authority of Ireland), which is a section of the government Department of Education & Skills. This body now incorporates ACELS (Accreditation & Co-ordination of English Language Schools). When NQAI/ACELS have carried out their rigorous process of inspection and are happy that the school meets all the requirements then that school is deemed to be ‘recognised’ by the Department of Education & Skills. Marketing English in Ireland (MEI) is a voluntary association of accredited (recognised) English language schools in Ireland. There are currently over 50 member schools in MEI. Membership is comprised of private language schools and the language centres of Irish Universities. MEI works as a market arm of the English language business; as a lobby group at home; as the body advancing pastoral care for international students and as a means for upskilling teachers and ensuring the best academic standards are always available to member schools.
Atlantic Language Galway, established in 1993, is a premium-choice English Language school. It has established an often-remarked-on reputation for its friendly, personal atmosphere, its internationally mixed classes and attention to high academic standards of English teaching, proved by winning the LTM Award for “Best English Language School in Europe 2009”. Agent quote
“It is always a pleasure to recommend such a beautiful destination to learn English. We are happy to see excellent feedback about the region, school, courses and this unique atmosphere.” Krister A. Weidenhielm, Director, ESL Sejours Linguistiques, Montreux, Switzerland Student quote
“The school is great, with really friendly staff and teachers always ready to help. I am sure that Galway is the most friendly place in Ireland.” Ana Carla, Brazil QE writes...
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”This school is in the most wonderful location in beautiful Galway, Ireland, with a view of Galway Bay and The Burren from the large picture window and outside terrace. Purpose built and impressive in its layout, the classrooms surround a large communal area from where excellent services are directly accessible.” www.quality-english.com
Horner School of English
The Linguaviva Centre
The Horner School of English, established in 1993, is run by the Horner family. We pride ourselves on providing quality courses in a welcoming environment with a fast efficient service for agents. Open all year round we have offer a variety of courses and a wide range of accommodation options.
The Linguaviva Centre, established in 1977, is located in the heart of Georgian Dublin within walking distance to all main cultural sites and shopping areas. It is one of Ireland’s most reputable English language schools. Our academic staff are highly experienced and make learning an enjoyable and rewarding experience.
“The professionalism and “family touch” that the Horner School of English has been providing us with for over 8 years give our clients that special added-value which makes their experience unforgettable.“
“I always promote Linguaviva, not only because it’s an excellent school but because everyone working there has always been helpful and attended to all enquires in an efficient, personal way”
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“It’s the best School in Dublin, I had a wonderful time there. I spent about 3 months and hope I can return again as soon as possible . . . fantastic”
“My host family is excellent! They’re so kind. The office staff and teachers are very friendly. They always ask ‘Do you have any problems? How is your class?’ Thank you!”
Lara Spagnoli, Italy.
“Expertly run by the entire Horner family in its central Dublin location since 1993, this school has recently been welcomed by QE. With seriously high standards of academic management and welfare combined with a keen attention to detail, you will not be disappointed.”
”Behind the red door in fine Georgian Dublin, you will find a genuine welcome and an established team of teachers ready to make your learning experience one you will never forget. There is a strong sense of the school ‘family’ and no student need feel alone if they have a problem or a question.”
Cork English College
ATC Bray Language and Travel
Founded in 1978, CEC is a family run school with a worldwide reputation for quality and personal attention. Our new adult centre is located in a beautifully refurbished historic building in the heart of Cork city. We also offer a full range of English and sport programmes for juniors during the summer with both host family and residential accommodation.
ATC is stunningly located on Bray seafront, just south of Dublin city centre. We offer year round courses for adults and closed groups for juniors with accommodation in host families, apartments and student residences within walking distance of school. We also offer a comprehensive range of junior summer residential programmes.
“Nacel works with many partners around the world but CEC is one of the very best! Beyond high quality courses, the staff and teachers always offer personalized care to students.”
”We have been working with ATC for more than 10 years and they are a very reliable school. The staff are always helpful. Our students who attended ATC were very happy.”
Aurelie Boudon, NACEL
Noriko, ICT Co Ltd, Japan
“I’ve stayed for 11 months and I was really happy to stay at CEC. Ireland is now my second hometown so I will definitely come back!! See you and thanks for everything“
“I love the time I spent in class! It’s a great place to meet good friends and know a few cultures. I think that the Irish are really friendly!”
Maki Orita, Japan QE writes...
”Family run by Valery Cullen and her son, Marc, the founders have built up a great team that is genuinely attuned to your needs and who combine a warm, friendly and informal approach with a high quality service. Now their magnificent new building on the waterfront is fully open.”
Gustavo, Mexico QE writes...
”The setting is fantastic on the seafront at Bray, an easy ride out of Dublin on the Dart railway. The dedicated Greevy family with their excellent team runs the school as well as the most comprehensive range of junior residential programmes (all over Ireland) that you’re ever likely to find.“
St Paul’s Bay GV Malta firstname.lastname@example.org www.gvmalta.com GV Malta focuses on preparing students for learning, cultural enrichment and professional success. Our fully qualified teachers and staff have developed a reputation for academic excellence and a high level of student satisfaction. With interactive whiteboards in all classrooms, we are the first school in Malta to offer this facility. Agent quote
Feltom is the self-regulating national body with an established accreditation system for its members. It establishes and monitors standards of service, maintains a professional identity for its members, and promotes an environment in which quality ELT services can flourish in Malta.
“I’ve recommended GV Malta to many students this summer. Primarily the students like their personal familiar atmosphere. They improved their teaching methods by introducing interactive whiteboards this year. Good idea”. Thomas Shuette, Globo-study, Switzerland Student quote
“I really like everything here. The teachers are friendly, the school is great and I’ve learnt a lot. I improve my English every day. The accommodation is also nice”. Elisabeth Jager, Switzerland QE writes...
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”This is a serious school with a good range of courses and high academic standards specialising in family and group language courses. You will find nothing is too much trouble for this quality team. The shaded roof terrace in beautiful St Paul’s Bay is a calm oasis above this attractive building. So add their new residence to the mix and you need look no further….” www.quality-english.com
diverse South Africa
Cape Town Interlink School of Languages email@example.com www.interlink.co.za Established in 1998, Interlink offers quality English language training in a professional yet relaxed and friendly environment. We are committed to excellent service standards and understand that learning a language is a major investment in a person’s future. Our individual approach provides personal attention and support. Agent quote
EduSA is committed to developing and guiding the growth of the English language travel industry in South Africa and ensuring that its members meet or exceed guaranteed minimum standards of professionalism and quality. The association is also actively involved in the promotion of South Africa as a significant, viable and affordable destination for EFL travellers.
“We appreciate working with Interlink. Luanne McCallum is very actively involved in her school and this shows in the excellent quality of service to agents and clients that Interlink provides.” Karen Kurzmeyer, Small World Sprachaufenthalte, Switzerland Student quote
“I spent a lovely time in Cape Town which I’ll never forget. Thanks for all your help, support and service. I will recommend you anytime! Keep on going like this!” Astrid, Switzerland QE writes...
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”Owned and run personally by Luanne McCallum, you can be sure of close attention to your needs in this caring school set close to the ocean at stunning Sea Point, Cape Town. The school has recently moved into their beautiful new premises. There is a rich social program that makes the most of this spectacular country.”
Courses for Teachers
QE Schools and courses at a glance
High School Preparation, Study Tours (Junior and Adult), Additional Study Clubs, Pathways to universities, Strathfield College vocational education and high school
English plus surfing or diving, Study tours, General English, Cambridge Exam Preparation, IELTS, Individual tuition
Sydney English Academy
Internships, Tailor-made courses for groups, Direct Entry University Pathway Program (UAP), TOEFL
East Coast School of Languages (ECSL)
Learning vacations for groups, Intensive French, new TESL Teacher Training, Cambridge Exam Preparation POINT3 Language Centre TOEIC, Business English courses
Prince Edward Island
SACLI offers customized English learning vacations featuring Anne of Green Gables, Christmas in Canada and world Study Abroad Canada renown golf experiences
Work Internships, English for Medicine, Parent and Child program, “Canadiana” Winter Youth Programme,
Access International English Language Centre
University Bridge Programme, Two-City Experience, TOEFL Exam Preparation
Business English, Academic Pathway, Work & Study, Exam Preparation, TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, Cambridge, Quest Language Studies Communication Focus, Junior and Adult Groups Summer, Winter and Year Round Programmes
Customised programmes in Film, Aviation, Skiing, Snowboarding, Golf, Academic English, Power Vocabulary & Canadian as a Second Language Institute (CSLI) Speaking, Cambridge Exam Preparation, TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS
Internships, University Pathways, Cambridge Exam Preparation, IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, Business English, English plus
Canadian College of English Language
Acedemic course in Marketing, Law, International Trade and more
Internships, University Pathways, Cambridge Exam Preparation, IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, Business English, English plus Vancouver English Centre Skiing, Snowboarding, Junior Programmes
Internships, High School placement/support & Group programmes, General English, Work Placements, English for Stewart College of Languages Teens, EAP
Cork English College
Military and Aviation English, Family programmes, Winter mini-stay programmes for juniors, Teacher Refresher courses, Cambridge Exam Preparation, Authorised Cambridge Examinaton Centre, Business English
Legal, Medical, Airline, Telecommunications English and many more, Mini-stay group programmes, English plus
Horner School of English
English plus Golf, Military English, Residential/ Homestay for Juniors year round, Professional Internship, Cambridge Exam Preparation, IELTS, TOEIC, Teacher Training
Golf, Music, Cooking, Tennis, Kite-surfing
Au Pairs, Mini-stay group programmes, Military Exam Preparation, Medical English, Legal English, English plus
The Linguaviva Centre
Golf, Comenius Teacher Training, Comenius Irish Literature, Culture & History
Family, Junior, University Foundation, High School placement, Home tuition, Teacher training, Healthcare, Social, Atlantic Language Galway Business studies
Malta St Paul’s Bay
Family Language Courses, Kids, Pre-Teen and Teens (4- 17 yrs) , Exam Preparation, IELTS, TOEFL, Business, Combi courses, Comenius/Grundtvig Teacher Training, Academic English, Sailing, Diving
South Africa Cape Town
English plus Safari, Sailing, Wine Tasting, Photography, Cambridge Exam Preparation, TOEFL
Interlink School of Languages
New Zealand Auckland
Flight Attendant Course, English for Bar & Restaurant or Cookery, Foundation, Travel & Tourism, Internship, Au Worldwide School of English Pair, TESOL+TKT
English plus Golf, Parent and Child, English plus Horse-riding, Tour groups, Cambridge Exam Preparation Courses, Rotorua English Language Academy (RELA) IELTS, TOEIC, TOEFL
English Plus Adventure, Farmstay, Golf, High School Prep, Mother & Child, Mountain biking, Rugby, Volunteer,
Southern Lakes English College
Wine, Winter Sports, Work Placement
Courses for Teachers
United Kingdom Bournemouth
Military, Secretarial, Teacher Training (UK and abroad), Tailor-made programmes, Cambridge Exam Preparation, BEET Language Centre IELTS, Academic English
Mini Stay Groups, 50+, Summer Courses, Young Learners Centre, Business English, University Pre-sessional
Capital School of English
Military, Security English and Teachers’ courses, closed Junior groups offered all year round, private Teacher Southbourne School of English Training courses
Dedicated Business centre, English for Engineers, Secretaries, CLIL, IELTS, Aspects of Teaching, TOEIC, Language The English Language Centre, Brighton Methodology & Culture
Dedicated Business English centre, English for Lawyers and Law students, Young Learner Residential and Cambridge Academy of English Homestay courses, Separate building for closed-group courses
English plus Golf, Walking, Music and Art, Courses for Teachers, Cambridge Exam Preparation, VIP Courses, IELTS
Devon School of English
English plus Tennis/Golf/Rugby/Natural Health, Teachers’ courses, 50+, Cambridge Exam Preparation, Academic
Eastbourne School of English
Year Programmes, Military, Tailor-made programmes
Specialists in Junior programmes including tailor-made tuition, Theme-based courses, Drama & CLIL, Summer Mackenzie School of English Residential Centres
English for Engineers, English for the Energy Industry, English for Specific Purposes, Foundation and Pre- Live Language Masters
Teaching methodology, English Experience, Specialist Junior programmes, Beatles programme, Golf programme
The Explore London Experience, English plus courses such as sport and culture, flower arranging, Teacher Excel English Refresher course
Small classes for Business and Professional People, One-to-One Centre, Business and Legal English, Internship,
Frances King School of English
Family Programme, Teenage Residential Centre
Business and Professional, Legal English, HR, Public Sector, English for Bankers, Engineers, Oil and Gas, Academic
The London School of English
Preparation, Voice training, Cross-cultural training, Exam Preparation
Business English, Academic English, Cambridge Exam Preparation, Teachers Refresher course, TKT, IELTS, PTE
Wimbledon School of English
Preparation, IELTS & Cambridge ESOL test centre
English for Oil and Gas, Technical English, IELTS, Business and Professional courses, Teacher Development, CLIL ILS English & Consultancy
Lake School of English
Professional Development Courses, Intensive English, Cambridge Exam Preparation, IELTS, TOEFL or TOEIC
English plus Electives, One-to-one home tuition, Easter & Summer courses, Group courses, Work Experience Churchill House School Programme
Teacher training courses: Language and Methodology; Vocational English; Intercultural Competence; Effective
Anglolang Academy of English
English. Exam preparation (Cambridge, IELTS, TOEIC, TOEFL). English plus Golf
Summer Junior Centres, Tailor-made Group Programmes, Teaching Methodology, CLIL Methodology, Legal
Lewis School of English
English, Drama Workshops, IELTS, Cambridge & Trinity Courses
Easter and October Junior courses, Mini-stay group courses, Gold Courses (40+ and 50+), IELTS Preparation Courses
Melton College, York and Exams, Young Learners, General English
English plus Sports & Activities, Guided sightseeing, Professional courses, Exam preparation, English for families
Living Learning English
Junior Residential programmes: Multi-Activity, Academy Sports, ‘Pre-boarding’ Academic English, The Discovery
Experience, Family London (non-residential) for children and families
7-17 year olds: English with Cambridge Exams, Prep UK, Academy Sports, Chess, Cooking, Dance, Drama,
Millfield English Language Holiday Courses
Etiquette, Fashion, Film, Fine Art, Olympic experience, Rock, and Young Leaders
All inclusive General English courses for Juniors and Young Adults
MM Oxford Study Services
Summer Youth Program in July for students aged 14 to 18, TOEFL Preparation, English 4 Professionals, TEFL Boston Academy of English Certificate
English + Golf or Basketball, Business Training, Summer Programme, Group or Private Instruction, Intensive Boston School of Modern Languages Courses
General English courses both short and long term; main focus is University Pathways to our partner universities
Spokane College of English Language
breathtaking New Zealand
English New Zealandâ€™s reputation for quality is recognised by students and agents worldwide. All member schools are approved by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) and are signatories to the New Zealand Ministry of Education Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students. In addition, member schools must meet the rigorous English New Zealand Standards. These standards assess schools using both academic and management criteria specific to the English language industry.
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Worldwide School of English firstname.lastname@example.org
Rotorua English Language Academy (RELA)
WSE offers a full range of after school activities, social events and weekend trips from our great location in mid-city Auckland. Native language counsellors, academic counselling, placement for further study and airport pick-up is all included for students. We are famous for our international mixture of students.
RELA is in the heart of New Zealand’s beautiful North Island, offering a friendly environment for students of many nationalities and ages. We offer a range of stimulating international courses, and many of our students return to RELA more than once. Rotorua offers unique opportunities for outdoor activities.
“We have been working with Worldwide for over 10 years. Our students are very happy about the quality of classes, service and friendliness of staff. This is one of our longest standing partners.”
“We have been working with RELA for over ten years, and we have never had any trouble. They respond quickly, and when we have questions they are very helpful.”
Alain Maboge, WEP International , Belgium Student quote
“I had a great time here at Worldwide. The teachers were well educated, helpful and motivating. It was very well organized and I got to know other students from all over the world.” Roger, Switzerland QE writes...
“Worldwide came to QE with plenty of superlative agent feedback. Perfectly located in central Auckland, Worldwide is an ideal place to improve your English before branching out and enjoying either the academic world or the more adventurous aspects of this beautiful country.”
Miyoko Urasawa, Director, Inter Support, Japan School quote
“I’ve made lots of friends from different backgrounds. RELA’s been very good for me because my image of other countries has changed a lot. My memories of RELA are priceless.” Ami, Japan QE writes...
”A well kept secret, this delightful school in beautiful and fascinating Rotorua is less than an hour’s flight from Auckland. The school is personally managed by its owner and has high, proven, academic standards. Nothing is too much trouble for the RELA staff and you will feel right at home here.”
Queenstown Southern Lakes English College email@example.com www.slec.co.nz Established in 1993, SLEC is located in stunning Queenstown, New Zealand’s premier summer/winter resort & worldfamous adventure capital. We offer a wide variety of English courses, and our staff are experienced and caring with our large mix of nationalities. Learn English amongst breathtaking scenery with incredible after school activities. Student quote
“I can trust Blaise with my students as he looks after them so well and always gives them more and Sarah handles all enquiries super fast. Great team at SLEC Queenstown.” Kiwi Today,Thailand School quote
“I love Queenstown: school, teachers and activities. I have improved my English so much and I have bungy-jumped, skydived, ridden horses, jet boated and made many friends. I don’t want to leave. It is paradise here.” Antonio, Brazil QE writes...
”Queenstown is a magical place whether you are sports-mad or simply there to learn English (or both). Southern Lakes has grown steadily over the last few years to become a solid provider of a range of ESL courses delivered by Blaise and Sarah Barham in a caring atmosphere delivering strong results.” www.quality-english.com
Accreditation UK (formerly the English in Britain Accreditation Scheme) is a voluntary quality assurance scheme for providers of English language teaching (ELT) services in the UK. The Scheme operates as a partnership between the British Council and English UK. The aim of the Scheme is to protect international students who are studying or planning to study English language in the UK. This is achieved by external inspection, ensuring that providers that are accredited through the Scheme meet agreed quality standards.
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BEET Language Centre
Capital School of English
BEET is a friendly family-run school situated in a residential area of Bournemouth. We have an average of 200 students, 17 to 35+ years old. Well equipped with library, 2 computer centres, WIFI, interactive whiteboards, university counselling centre and canteen. We offer a superb social programme including lectures, videos, music, theatre and excursions.
Capital School is a family run school for adults and young people. The teaching staff are dedicated and professional, constantly challenging the students to develop themselves and further their English language skills. The school offers mini stay groups year round (junior and adult) as well as teenage on-campus residential courses in the summer.
“We have the privilege of working in close partnership for more than 10 years. The unique atmosphere makes students’ stay a memorable one. Customer care is a real added value at BEET.“
“Students loved to learn about British traditions, culture and history. Another positive effect of the teaching was that most students felt that their vocabulary had enlarged (considerably) during the stay.”
Krister Weidenhielm, ESL Study Abroad, Switzerland
Jürg, Kantonsschule Romanshorn, Switzerland
“I have studied at BEET twice. I love this school! I improved my English, met many friends from all over the world, learnt about British culture and had fun!”
“Yesterday I received the IELTS result and have got that 6.5 I longed for so much! I will really remember you and those six weeks as something precious and unforgettable.”
Giulio Alexandrino, Brazil
”A tastefully converted and characterful Victorian school building in a quiet, attractive suburb of Bournemouth is the perfect setting for this serious and quality driven school that is genuinely attuned to your needs. Now equipped throughout with the latest technology, BEET goes from strength to strength.”
”In the major UK EFL hub of Bournemouth, you can find this thriving young school situated in a well located suburb. Close attention from the founders, Spencer and his wife Paulina, brings a happy familial atmosphere. With recently commissioned classrooms now in action and the annual residential centre nearby, Capital is a happening place.”
Southbourne School of English
The English Language Centre, Brighton
Southbourne School of English is a familyowned school situated in a quiet residential area, ten minutes walk from the golden sands of Bournemouth beach. In 2010 the school was completely refurbished and has interactive whiteboards throughout. Examination Centre for Cambridge Business Exams; PET; KET; Young Learner Exams and Trinity Examinations.
Founded in 1962, The English Language Centre, Brighton, is a not-for-profit school with an international reputation for providing a wide range of quality English language courses, expert teachers and excellent student services.
“I have been working with different schools for almost 20 years and Southbourne School is by far the best. They have a very high quality teaching staff and the host families are the best and the friendliest.”
“All staff are quick and helpful enough to solve any problems and this is really important for me as an agent. So ELC Brighton deserves to be among the first options to offer a student! “
Mariusz Gibas, Poland Student quote
“Southbourne School of English is one of the best Schools. I was recommended by my Father who studied at this school over 20 years ago. I’m enjoying my time at this school.” Faisal Al Dhayaan, Saudi ArabiaParent, Ukraine QE writes...
”Celebrating its 45th year, Southbourne School of English is going from strength to strength. Last year saw new classrooms and smartboards installed throughout. The school is building on its already high standards in every way ‘providing a quality education in a caring and friendly environment’ – quoted from the new school website.” www.quality-english.com
“After 2 days on the teachers’ course at ELC Brighton I know this is the best one I’ve taken. Our teacher is knowledgeable, professional and passionate which makes learning a pleasure.’” Roswitha, Germany QE writes...
”This school is in a fascinating historic building in a beautiful location, and comes with the reassurance of their highly qualified and experienced professional team of teachers. There is a spacious self-study Centre with a digital language laboratory, and a dedicated Business centre. This school is a Quality school in every sense of the word.”
Cambridge Academy of English firstname.lastname@example.org
Devon School of English email@example.com www.devonschool.co.uk
The Cambridge Academy of English is the only QE school in Cambridge, England. It was founded in 1975 and it is the only school in Cambridge that offers courses for executives, adults and young learners all on the same campus, but in three separate centres.
You’ll find that we have created a happy, relaxed atmosphere where learning English is a real pleasure. We are a family of professional linguists and teachers who started the school in 1971 and are also personally involved in the school something that is only possible with a school our size.
“Thank you once again for showing my students that CAE is the best address for learning English.”
“The whole staff is always very much involved to give the best service towards the students and also towards the agency. They are very reliable and one can always count on them”
Renate Gasiorek, Language Services, Germany Student quote
“Why do I love CAE? I like CAE people. Since I came here, I could make lots of friends. Teachers are professional, friendly and when I’m puzzled, they help me.” Yuko, Japan QE writes...
”Set in a village location in a charming, stately house with easy transport links to the centre of town, Cambridge Academy of English is traditional in character yet forward thinking in style and approach – and that’s a winning combination. A dedicated Business and Law centre is a bonus.”
Claudio Cesarano, Globo-study Sprachreisen, Switzerland. Student quote
“We’d like to thank you all very much for the care and the lessons you’ve been giving us. We now have the feeling of being prepared for our future tests” Ursula, Switzerland QE writes...
”Family run in the truest sense, the entire Hawthorne family take a full part in running this very successful school. A stone’s throw from the ‘English Riviera’, it is located in two attractive Victorian buildings. Their extensive course range is enhanced by inspiring English plus courses such as Art or Walking.”
Eastbourne School of English
Mackenzie School of English
Founded in 1936, Eastbourne School of English is a not-for-profit school with an international reputation for providing a wide range of quality English language courses for adults, expert teachers and excellent student services.
We specialise in providing unique language, culture & activity programmes to students aged 9 to 18. If you have a group or individual student looking to learn English in Scotland and looking for the best programmes with safety as a number one priority, you have come to the right place!
“Eastbourne School of English is an excellent school that has profound knowledge in both teaching and dealing with the students. It’s a long established school with modern systems which constantly satisfies the needs from the students.”
‘Excellent choice: Mackenzie School of English! Feedback has always been excellent. Every student is well looked after and the principals of the school are genuine ambassadors for Scotland.’ Günther Schrenk, English & More, Austria
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“I really enjoyed my stay in Eastbourne! It was perfect! I liked the relaxed but serious atmosphere and all people are very nice. I am sure that I will come back.” QE writes...
“You will be sure of a warm welcome here at this long established school, set in two handsome historic buildings. Known for its flexibility, Esoe runs a programme of courses which students can enhance by spending quality time after class in the well developed, comprehensively equipped and supervised Learner Centre.”
“It was a wonderful trip. I’m very, very happy. I will remember this experience.” Simone, Italy QE writes...
”This gem of a school is located in up and coming Leith (Edinburgh) with the charming renovated dock as a backdrop. The school places great emphasis on student welfare throughout their all-inclusive programmes for groups of young learners. If you are looking for a stress-free, quality course at any time of the year, look no further.”
LILA* is a modern and uniquely designed school with contemporary learning facilities. With a wide range of courses and high quality teaching in a friendly and positive atmosphere, it provides everything that a LILA* student could possibly wish for; value for money, great location, personal service and a comprehensive social aspect.
A friendly and professional school which prides itself on providing supportive, quality language tuition focused on student goals. . Excellent level of customer service, dedicated to student support and adding value to each stage of the student journey. Integrates students into the community to maximise exposure to language and culture.
“I have worked with LILA* for nearly 5 years and I know that my students are well looked after. They offer quality tuition in stunning premises at affordable prices.”
“I can only say good things about them. They understood our needs, are extremely adaptable to our work and time constraints. The quality of the tuition is fantastic, our employees really feel they are making progress.”
Stephanie Bon, Cactus, UK Student quote
“In Liverpool you can discover the typical English way of life. LILA* is a good place to learn.” Pedro, Spain QE writes...
Gamesa Renewable Energy, Spain Student quote
“I get a special feeling when I think about my time at Live Language. They became my family and friends. Beautiful location, friendly people and great staff and teachers. Thank you all.”
”A young school recently selected by QE has moved into their spectacular new premises in central Liverpool - that have to be seen to be believed. Founded and run by hard-working sisters Leanne and Victoria the school is rapidly becoming known as a reliable, quality provider with a creative course profile.”
Maria Schwartz, Austria
Lake School of English
Nottingham is an excellent destination with two universities and great facilities and activities for students. At ILS English, students can expect a warm welcome from our admissions, welfare and academic team and choose from a wide range of quality programmes including General and Intensive English, FCE and IELTS preparation and specialist Business programmes.
Enjoy a dynamic, interactive approach to teaching and receive personal attention from friendly, well-qualified and experienced staff in our lively school in the centre of Oxford. We offer a flexible range of successful and popular courses for people who need to improve their English and communication skills.
“ILS English is one of our best selling English schools. Their popularity is due to their high quality tuition, competitive prices and amazing staff. It’s a pleasure to work with them!”
Thank you again for helpful, fast replies and your warm welcomes! I am happy that my clients come so satisfied from your school!
Stephanie Bon, Cactus Worldwide UK Student quote
“The lessons were excellent. My teachers were perfect, knowledgeable and passionate. A friend recommended the Lake School to me and everything met my expectations very well. Top quality!” Andrey Muratov, Russia QE writes...
”You can escape the traditional EFL centres by coming to this university town in middle England. With an original and creative outlook, ILS have a successful track record in the provision of a wide variety of high quality professional courses, such as for the Oil and Gas industry.”
”Live Language is a great ambassador for Scotland and is perfectly situated in the vibrant city of Glasgow. Small classes and exceptional attention from experienced teachers mean that learning is efficient and confidence grows. With professional staff on hand to support and guide you, progress is assured.”
Lenka Škudrnová, ACE Studio, Czech Republic Student quote
“The lessons were perfect. I liked my teachers and I made friends from many countries. Now my English is better than it was. Thank you! I’ll come back next year.” Beka, Kyrgyzstan. QE writes...
“The Lake provides a lively, dynamic environment and is a fantastic place to study. The level of personal attention from the school directors who are also experienced teachers is exceptional. Self access facilities are particularly well organised and the school runs well known and popular courses for teachers.”
Frances King School of English
Excel English has an excellent reputation for quality teaching and student care. It is the only purpose built language school in London, in a unique setting with a landscaped garden and woodland and is just 25 minutes from the centre. Student care is central to Excel English – happy students learn English more quickly.
Frances King is one of London’s leading schools, with a superb location in Kensington, one of central London’s finest areas. We are a large school with a choice of courses – general, business, academic and leisure. Facilities include 35 classrooms and self-access study centres with Internet and Wifi. We also offer homestays, residences, studios, flat shares and apartments.
“I’ve been bringing groups from Argentina since1992 and have seen many schools in England, but as soon as I came to Excel English, I realized this was the one I was looking for.”
“Frances King School of English is an excellent school. The friendly caring atmosphere, excellent teaching, in a central London location, is very attractive to Korean students.”
Liliana, Argentina, My English School
Yoyo Baek, EDUK, Korea
“Since I started to study with Excel English, I have really improved my English language skills. The school has good staff and offers a good education environment.”
“My two-week course at Frances King gave me more confidence in speaking and helped me to deal with my job in a much more effective and efficient manner.”
Saeed, Saudi Arabia
“The design of the building and gorgeous gardens reflect the school’s ethos. The principal’s office is in the centre of the building, right next to the student room, and so it’s easy to be reminded that the students are at the heart of the school, both physically and conceptually.“
”FK is a bustling two centre London school with an impressively broad and imaginative course profile; versatile, focused, and with high standards. From the FK School Philosophy: ‘Lessons should be enjoyable as well as demanding. The emphasis is on lively communication.’ There is something for everyone here.”
The London School of English
Wimbledon School of English
Celebrating our centenary in 2012, The London School of English has unrivalled experience. We have two campuses close to the heart of London, offering a variety of high quality courses designed for serious adults. You will come with high hopes – our aim is to be even better than you expect.
Wimbledon School of English has been providing excellent courses in a top location since 1964. We offer serious study with a permanent team of experienced teachers; excellent facilities including interactive whiteboards and a staffed study centre. You will find a warm welcome and enjoy the individual attention that is an important part of our school.
“We have been working with LSE for more than 20 years. Over this long period the cooperation has proven to be harmonious and stress free. LSE is unrivalled in providing high quality courses.” Peter Rupp, BIKU Languages AG, Switzerland Student quote
“My teacher really took care of each student and he was able to know what we needed. He helped us to improve our English and made us confident.” Evelyne, France QE writes...
”In two superbly managed centres (one is particularly grand with restaurant and food to match), London School of English has up-todate and well selected resources that perfectly match the needs of their clientèle in the provision of serious professional courses as well as those of a more general nature.” 30
“The feedback from clients is always good and popular with all generations so we recommend WSE with confidence. The administration team is always helpful. The size, location, building and accommodation make WSE the ideal school for us!” Miki Harada, Ryugaku Journal Inc. Japan Student quote
“WSE creates the perfect environment to have a great cultural exchange. The school offers good education with excellent and creative teachers.” Sofia Giovannucci, Argentina QE writes...
”The attention to detail is second to none at Wimbledon; an immaculate building with a dedicated and hard-working team (which must have taken much time and care to build) who are constantly seeking to improve on an already quality service. The garden wins the prize!” www.quality-english.com
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Anglolang Academy of English
Founded in 1971, Churchill House is one of the UK’s leading independent language schools. We offer you the benefits of almost 41 years experience with the individual care and attention provided by an independent school. We focus on quality in everything we do: quality in teaching and in student welfare, accommodation, and students’ social activities.
Anglolang Academy is located in the traditional seaside town of Scarborough, ten minutes walk from the beach, town centre and most accommodation. The school provides a friendly and professional atmosphere in a 19th century English building with a large interior with modern facilities, such as Wi-Fi, a private cinema and interactive whiteboards.
“We work with Churchill House because they offer great quality and value on their All Year Round Courses. The programmes are always interesting and motivating for our students.”
“Reliable and careful, serious but very friendly, extremely professional and yet flexible: this is what makes Anglolang a very special partner to us and surely one of the best Schools in the UK.”
Mara Martinovich, New Beetle, Italy
Cristina Alzari, Centro Internazionale Studi - Italy
“There are many good teachers. I’m very glad I could take lessons with them. I made good friends from many different countries. I’m sure that I learnt many things.”
““It has been an absolutely fantastic time. I have learned so much and I would recommend all my colleagues to go on a course at Anglolang. Special thanks.”
“QE’s school in Kent is set in an attractive nineteenth century square beside picturesque Ramsgate harbour. Good nationality mix and excellent academic management, combined with recent classroom refurbishment and new interactive whiteboards, and modern ’Rosetta Stone’ self-access software, the student experience is better than ever.”
”Anglolang is everything you expect of a top English language school. It has expert teachers using the latest technology throughout the school and is set in a fine building with a large and beautiful conservatory. The spectacular countryside of the Yorkshire coast and North York Moors can take your breath away.”
Lewis School of English
Melton College, York
Established in 1976, Lewis School offers a wide range of high-quality courses for adult and junior students, plus worldwide projects such as the Fresh Approach teaching methodology conferences and Theatre Express drama workshops for schools. We offer a warm, caring and professional learning environment in an attractive city centre location.
Melton College is the oldest language school and the only IELTS Centre in York. We are family-run and independent. The College is known for its beautiful grounds and excellent facilities. We offer courses year-round, including a full social programme.
“I’d like to say how much we appreciate the work they do and our close collaboration. They take their job very seriously and we take this into the highest consideration.”
“We work with Melton College because we can rely on the excellent quality of lessons, outstanding friendliness of host families and the personal attention of staff, unique in this business.”
Miren A. Aspiazu, Eas-Vele, Spain
Claudia Herrmann, GLS Sprachenzentrum, Berlin, Germany Student quote
“What I like about Lewis is the friendly atmosphere with all the teachers and students. The helpful and warm environment makes your goals easily accomplishable, as it did for me!” Omer, Turkey QE writes...
”Lewis School is set in a thriving, popular university town and is located in a run of four attractive 18th century town houses opposite a beautiful park, next door to a university and a few minutes’ walk from the city centre; it’s a great backdrop for this very friendly and efficient school.”
“I sent my children to Melton. Each returned several times because lessons were interesting, groups small, accommodation excellent and results promising. Students of mixed nationalities made communication in English necessary.” Ursula, Germany QE writes...
”Melton College is set in a beautiful house and garden, and for nearly 50 years this family-run operation has provided serious courses for all its students in a welcoming atmosphere and comfortable environment. A not to be missed visit to the historic city of York is a short walk away.” 33
Living Learning English
MM Oxford Study Services
Living Learning English, established in 1994, offers high quality, professional, totalimmersion English courses in the teacher’s home. We have over 100 very carefully chosen, qualified and experienced teachers. Our courses are suitable for school or university students needing English for their studies, business executives or professionals who need to learn English rapidly for their work or those looking for a study-holiday.
We offer a fast, efficient, friendly service, with individual attention in a family atmosphere; taking care of every detail from high standard/low ratio teaching and congenial, safe surroundings for learning to welfare and well supervised fully inclusive social activities programmes for individuals or groups.
“The father of Angelina said that his daughter is very happy with the programme she is provided now, she is really impressed with her host teacher, and feels the huge difference in terms of quality.” Lyudmila
“What every language school should be, many students return; friendly environment, providing full range of classes, activities, care and individual attention. I greatly respect your efficiency and eye for detail.” ´ Kompas, Slovenia Vesna Kežc, Student quote
“It is difficult to describe the gratitude for everything you have done for my daughter. I will recommend your course to all my friends because it is the fastest and most pleasant way of mastering English.”
“A highly recommendable experience. Best learning quality and location. Felt independent, yet protected. But what really made the difference was the international environment, which encouraged using English all day long.” Yolanda, Spain
“Living Learning English (home tuition) was a wonderful discovery for QE. Standards are exceptionally high – the quality of the teaching and academic management; the beautiful comfortable homes; and the overall organisation of each stay is first class. These intensive courses bring proven results and overwhelming rewards.”
”Family owned and managed MM Oxford Study Services has thirty years experience behind them. They take pride in providing high quality, multinational English Language courses in July and August; efficient, friendly service, with individual attention and in a family atmosphere; nothing is too much trouble and the welfare of the students is paramount.”
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Millfield English Language Holiday Courses www.discoverysummer.co.uk
Discovery Summer specialises in running a wide range of residential courses for juniors (8-17 years old) from some 60 countries at top boarding schools, all offering excellent facilities for study and recreation. Our staff/ student ratio, at least 1:5, ensures that students are supervised and cared for 24 hours a day.
The Millfield English Language Holiday Courses offer high quality English tuition to students between 7 and 17 years, combined with sporting or non-sporting options, a full social programme and twice weekly excursions. The courses are designed to ensure that every student is kept busy with maximum opportunity to make friends with students from around the world and practise their spoken English.
“Our students enjoy Discovery Summer because they feel safe and involved. They enjoy the classes (and they really improve their English), sports, entertainment and excursions. They like being with English students and students from all over the world.”
“Millfield is one of our oldest partner schools and each year we are sending more and more students to them. No other school in the world offers such a diversity of programmes.”
Dr. Juliane von Bülow, Better School! Internatsberatung GmbH, Germany
Inessa Khvostova, ITEC, Russia
“This is my 6th year on a Discovery Summer Course. This time I was in Winchester - it was fantastic. I’m 100% satisfied.”
“I would like to thank you for six fantastic summers I have spent at Millfield. This is the best school in the world! I have greatly developed my communication skills as well as made amazing friends all over the world.”
“This magnificent range of innovative, short courses held during the English summer take place in top ‘public’ schools. Run by specialists in the field of teaching teenagers and young learners, with an excellent staff / student ratio, students get to know Britain and to share experiences with fellow students from different cultures around the world.”
“Taking place in rural Somerset in the beautiful south west of England, on the campuses of three top UK boarding schools these five star summer courses include the best facilities and the widest range of sports and activities that you are likely to find anywhere.”
9 residential Summer Centres at prestigious boarding schools across England
• Multinational classes - Students from a wide variety of countries learning in a truly international environment.
• Themed project work - Innovative, challenging and • •
motivating group and pair lessons which include the areas of speaking, reading, listening and writing. Rosetta Stone: Interactive English language course and English in Action. Experienced and well trained staff - Teachers closely monitor a student’s progress throughout the course to ensure a student is in the correct level for their abilities.
• Educational and exciting excursion
and activity programme - Designed to improve students’
level of fluency, to raise their confidence levels and, of course, to be interesting and fun. Quality centres - Based in picturesque landscaped grounds with rich heritage and with lots of historical ambience. Different locations to suit all ages - London area, York, Surrey, Ramsgate, Nottingham, Oxford and Bath. Exceptional student care - Ratio of 1 member of staff to every 10 students and around the clock supervision. The centres also have two first-aid trained staff available at all times.
• Residential Centres and Homestay
accommodation - Students have a choice of staying with a
family in their home or at the residential accommodation within the centre.
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English Courses in the Teacher’s Home High quality, total immersion English courses for: • • • • • • •
Adults and Executives Young Learners (10-17) University students Pre Boarding school / college / university Examination preparation Clients looking for an interesting study-holiday 50+
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ACCET has been officially recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, since 1978, as a â€œreliable authority as to the quality of education or training provided by the institutions of higher education and the programs they accredit.â€? CEA The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) was founded in 1999 by English language professionals as a specialized accrediting agency. The purpose was to provide a means for improving the quality of English language teaching and administration through accepted standards. CEA conducts accreditation reviews in the U.S. and internationally.
Boston Academy of English
Boston School of Modern Languages
Boston Academy of English is the place for ESL with a difference…intensive English, TOEFL test preparation, and TEFL Teacher Training programs in an interactive, dynamic environment featuring top teachers, great activities, and a caring staff. ACCETaccredited, BAE offers tremendous value for short or long-term students!
Experience the benefits of a curriculum designed for rapid results. The serious student and business professional will appreciate our unique approach. From its historic building minutes from central Boston, BSML maintains strong ties with local universities and high schools to assist pathway on their way to an American style education.
“Our Agency has been working with Boston Academy of English for several years. I am glad to recommend Boston Academy of English as one of the best language schools we work with in the USA.”
“I love to send students to BSML. Boston is an ideal location to study English and learn about American culture. The staff treats each student with individual care.” Genoveva Jubera, English Adventures, Spain
Alejandro Acero, OH Global, Colombia Student quote
“I love the teachers, they are very good. They are your teacher and also your friend and they are always focused on the success of the students.”
“This is my fourth visit to BSML. It’s a great place to learn English and meet interesting people from all over the world.” Sophia, France
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“Perfectly located in charming downtown Boston and close to Boston Common itself, this excellent school provides quality classes in a lovely environment with plenty of social activities. Whether you are learning English for study or work, this caring school will set you on the right path.”
”Located in a converted, historic building, BSML concentrates on the needs of every student and provides an overall positive learning experience. This is enhanced by their resident chef - the students are treated to true home cooking with a healthy brunch and daily lunch, in a sociable setting in the school’s dining room.”
Spokane Spokane College of English Language email@example.com www.usa-english.com Spokane is the second largest city in Washington State. With a population of 450,000, Spokane is a medium-sized city with a great location for the outdoor enthusiast. The location and size of the city offer a quiet place to get a great education.
“SCEL is a great partner to work with. They are an innovative and forward thinking company, this is clear with the development of SMRT. A teacher based curriculum that replaces textbooks with engaging online content.” Ana Sesma, Mundo Posible, Mexico Student quote
“We like recommending QE schools to our students for their guaranteed quality standards and high level of personal attention.” Anastassia Romanenko Insight-Lingua, Russia
“SCEL has a great learning environment with a lot of diversity. The teachers and manager are very friendly. SMRT helps students learn faster and increases our English ability. SCEL is a perfect place to learn English” Junseok Seo, Korea QE writes...
”A western United States school for QE, Spokane College of English Language covers a range of courses using the popular home-grown SMRT curriculum. With plenty of sports facilities on site and the opportunity to live with an American family means that this is a great school to pick.” www.quality-english.com
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The Linguaviva CenTre, DuBLin 2
We have been teaching English to international students since 1977 and pride ourselves on being one of Ireland's most reputable English language schools, attracting students from all over the world. Our courses cater for all levels of English from Beginner
All our students have free access to:
to Advanced. Throughout the year we also offer tailor
WiFi, Computer room, LibrAry,
made courses for Business English, Comenius Funded
GAmes room, muLtimediA LAb,
Teacher Training and Literature.
student CinemA & summer GArden
COurses OffereD: · general english · intensive english · Business english · Comenius funded Teacher Training Courses · exam Preparation
(Cambridge, IELTS, ETAPP, TIE, TOEIC & TOEFL)
· seniors’ Programme · new Online Booking system
The Linguaviva CenTre, 45 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin 2, Ireland tel: +353-1-6789384 or 6612106, fax: +353-1-6765687, email: email@example.com, web: www.linguaviva.com 38
Southbourne School of English Established in 1966, this family-owned language school, situated in a quiet residential area, is just 10 minutes’ walk from Bournemouth’s golden beaches and a five-minute walk from Southbourne High Street. This provides students with essential facilities plus cafes, bars, restaurants etc. We have a wide range of nationalities in school, creating a very friendly and cosmopolitan atmosphere. In 2010 the school underwent a complete refurbishment and had a large new extension. All 17 classrooms have air conditioning and state-of-the-art interactive whiteboards. We offer a variety of courses, from General to Business English and Young Learners, and we are also an Examination Centre for a range of exams. Host families are within walking distance of the school and provide students with the opportunity to practise their English outside lessons. We look forward to welcoming you soon!
Homestay • Accommodation and Welfare Officer • All families within walking distance of school Classrooms • Interactive whiteboards • Air conditioning Self-Study • Language Laboratory • Library • Teacher to advise
Computers • Computer area in cafe • Free Wifi throughout school Social Programme • Films, quizzes, bingo, local trips, sports • Full/Half day excursions • Large cinema room for film nights with surround sound Cafeteria - Newly Refurbished • Hot meals and snacks • Hot and cold drinks • Large screen TVs • Free internet cafe with Wifi
30 Beaufort Road, Southbourne, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH6 5AL, England Tel: +44 (0) 1202 422300
Fax: +44 (0) 1202 417108
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.southbourneschool.co.uk
Quality English Ltd Belsyre Court 57 Woodstock Road Oxford OX2 6HJ
tel: +44 (0)1865 292 048 email@example.com www.quality-english.com Registered in England, number 4634472 VAT GB 823 9539 06 ÂŠQuality English Ltd - 2012 Designed and Produced by One Hat Design
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