Manchester Academy of English

Quick Facts

  • Location: Manchester, North West England
  • Types of Course: General, IELTS, TOEFL, Business, Cambridge Exam, TOEIC, for Professionals, CELTA
  • Hours per week: 4-22 hours

Based in the centre of one of the UK's biggest and most diverse cities, Manchester Academy of English not only offers the academic side of life, but also a chance to explore modern British culture. As the longest standing language school in the city (established in 1991), it is also renowned for its quality of teaching and range of courses.

Indeed, as well as all the normal courses you would expect, the School also offers Football and Cultural programmes, where the students can merge learning with their favourite sport or cultural activities. What's more, Manchester Academy allows its students to study from just 4 hours to anything up to 22 hours each week, so you can choose the exact course that suits you.

The School's 22 classrooms are well equipped with technology and media access, and there is a well stocked books and DVD library. Students are given three options for accommodation, with the school providing a large student halls, smaller four-bedroom student houses or a ‘Homestay' scheme where students can stay with a local family.

Manchester itself is a city in the north of England, which is renowned for its vibrant night life, thriving music scene and world famous sports teams.