Improve your skills in speaking, listening, reading and writing. Speak with increasing confidence as your grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation improve. Our English school in London develops all aspects of the English language including speaking, pronunciation, listening, grammar, reading, and writing. The focus is on improving your ability to communicate clearly and effectively.

  • Maximum 16 students/class 
  • 5 lessons per week 
  • Choose from 1-48 weeks 
  • 15 hours per week + 5 hours free speaking skills class 
  • Certificate of completion at the end of the course 
  • 3 hours per lesson (there is a 15-minute break in each lesson) 

We have the right course for your needs. Our English courses are taught by specialised teachers and designed to help you succeed. Study English in London, the most exciting city in the world.

General English courses run from Elementary to Advanced level and aim to develop all skills including speaking, listening, reading, writing and pronunciation as well as develop your vocabulary & grammar. 

We focus on improving your ability to communicate clearly and effectively using tried and tested course-books and digital resources. 

You will work individually, in pairs and in groups. We will also give you mini projects and presentations to prepare. At the end of the week, we will test you on what you have learnt throughout the week and encourage you to move up to the next level as you progress. 

  • A1-0 (Beginner)
  • A1 (Elementary)
  • A2 (Pre-Intermediate)
  • B1 (Intermediate)
  • B2 (Upper-Intermediate)
  • C1 (Advanced)

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Although the school promotes speaking in English as much as possible, we have multilingual staff available should you need to speak your native language.


We have a fair pricing policy and our policy promotes cost-effective prices and solutions for our students. We would like to be more accessible for every student or professional with our low-priced English courses. Everyone needs to learn English and we will support that forever.

General EnglishDays/Week1-3 Weeks4-7 Weeks8-13 Weeks14-23 Weeks+24 Weeks
Morning Classes3£115£100£90£85£80
Midday Classes3£100£85£75£70£65
Afternoon Classes3£80£65£55£50£45
Evening Classes3£90£75£65£60£55

A booking sample: For 3 days per week; if you book 10 weeks you need to pay £900 for the morning class.

Please check our timetable for general English Courses

General English Courses Price List & Timetable for

  • Registration fee: £49
  • Coursebook-Buy: £30
  • Coursebook-Rent: £30 (£20 refundable)
  • Visa documentation fee: £10
  • Minimum age: 16 (except closed groups)
  • Maximum group size: 16 students
General EnglishAdvanced (C1)9:00 – 12:0012:30 – 15:3016:00 – 19:0019:10 – 21:10
General EnglishUpper-Intermediate (B2)9:00 – 12:0012:30 – 15:3016:00 – 19:0019:10 – 21:10
General EnglishIntermediate (B1)9:00 – 12:0012:30 – 15:3016:00 – 19:0019:10 – 21:10
General EnglishPre-intermediate (A2)9:00 – 12:0012:30 – 15:3016:00 – 19:00
General EnglishElementary (A1)9:00 – 12:0012:30 – 15:3016:00 – 19:00

General English evening course (Mon • Wed • Thu)

Send an email to [email protected] for any requests.

Speak Up London will be closed on public holidays:

1st January – New Year’s Day

10th April – Good Friday

13th April – Easter Monday

8th May – Early May Bank Holiday

25th May – Spring Bank Holiday

31st August – Summer Bank Holiday

25th December – Christmas Day

28th December – Boxing Day

Any days lost due to public holidays will NOT be reimbursed as extra days for study. We’ll be closed for Christmas from 19th December 2019 to 3rd January 2020. Lessons will be added to your course to make up for this period.

Each week you will be given homework and at the end of the week, you will have the opportunity to revise what you have learnt. Students can study quietly, do homework, read for pleasure or use one of our computers in the student lounge. There is free wi-fi throughout the school and the student lounge has a coffee machine and vending/snacks machine to save you time in your breaks.

Students will need to buy a coursebook at the start of their course (£30 – £35, depending on the book) or for short courses they can rent them at reception (a £10 handling fee is charged). You will need to take a test to assess your level, and you will also complete a Needs Analysis form.

All General English courses run throughout the year, but Our English school will be closed for Christmas and on Bank Holidays. There will be no classes on these days. Please check the academic calendar for more information.

During your English course, you will be expected to participate as much as possible and work individually, in pairs and in groups as well as take part in whole-class activities. All staff holds a valid ‘Enhanced DBS’check or staff will sign a declaration form until their DBS check is returned.