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General English & Exam Courses

General English & Exam Courses General English & Exam Courses

ELC Brighton provides a range of courses to help you prepare for the English language exams you need to pass including IELTS, FCE, CAE, CPE

ELC Professional

ELC Professional ELC Professional

All our business courses are designed for experienced business people who need to communicate effectively in English in their work

ELC Training

ELC Training ELC Training

Our teachers' courses aim to meet your professional needs and are ideal for overseas teachers of English - eligible for Erasmus+ funding

About Us

Founded in 1962, The English Language Centre, in Brighton, is a not-for-profit school with an international reputation for providing a wide range of quality English language courses, expert teaching and excellent student services. ELC is the leading independent school in the city.

Our courses and teaching are designed to provide effective training for students who need English for their work, study, travel or personal pleasure.

As a charitable educational foundation, The English Language Centre exists to give all of our students the best teaching and learning facilities we can. We are committed to providing you with excellent courses in a warm, friendly and professional environment, as well as caring for every aspect of your stay.

We understand that everyone is unique with different needs and different goals. From your first contact with us, we will provide you with individual attention to help you to achieve your goals.

We look forward to welcoming you to ELC and to Brighton.

Key facts

  • 'Centre of Excellence' and No 1 school in Brighton based on inspection results 
  • a friendly, caring and safe learning environment
  • wide variety of English language courses for adults
  • experienced and professional teachers
  • over 60 different nationalities every year
  • large, spacious but friendly school with 32 classrooms in 3 buildings
  • great location (50 minutes by train from London, close to international airports)


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