English courses in Manchester

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This friendly northern English city is one of our most popular locations in the north of England - as a hub for both students and working professionals, you’ll find plenty to enjoy when you study English in Manchester. With a thriving economy, buzzing student population, and welcoming northern English cheer, you’ll leave your English course in Manchester with more than just language skills! ESL can help you to arrange a truly memorable experience as you learn English in Manchester, and we have a range of courses to choose from at partner schools, all hand-picked by us for their exceptional quality.

English courses in Manchester
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English schools in Manchester

As the largest northern English city, there are a range of English courses in Manchester to choose from! All our partner schools are located in the bustling city-centre near Piccadilly Gardens, so you’ll be in the heart of the action, practising your English with everyone from international students to locals. Whether you’re looking for a standard English course or something more catered to the world of work, ESL can help you find the perfect English course in Manchester.

Why study English in Manchester?

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City life
  • Manchester is a true icon in British culture - the home of Oasis and Old Trafford - and attracts creatives from around the world thanks to its lively atmosphere and down-to-earth vibe - contact us to find out more about living in Manchester.
  • When you’re not studying English in Manchester, explore the exciting shops and restaurants in the Northern Quarter, or learn more about this iconic British city at the Science and Industry Museum or Manchester Art Gallery.
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  • Take advantage of its handy location and explore northern England while learning English in Manchester by taking the train to nearby Liverpool or Sheffield to practice your English in similarly exciting northern cities.
  • If you’re looking to see some picturesque English countryside, get out to the beautiful Peak District where you can experience English village life and wander stunning hills.
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  • As northern England’s largest city, there’s a wealth of opportunities on offer for learners studying English in Manchester, whether you’re a sports fan or a history buff.
  • Join a walking tour of the city centre to find out more about Manchester’s industrial past, or enjoy a relaxing cruise along the old ship canal, through the city’s modern neighbourhoods.

Popular questions about studying English in Manchester:

How much does it cost to live and study in Manchester?

The north is often a more affordable option for students, where day-to-day life is much cheaper than the southern English cities. A meal out could come to as little as 11 EUR (10 GBP), while our English courses in Manchester start from just 399 EUR (345 GBP) for a week. Contact us for a free quote for your language holiday abroad!

What are the benefits of studying English in Manchester?

  • With its friendly atmosphere and multicultural population, you’ll feel immediately at home in Manchester, perfecting your English accent with people from all over the UK and abroad!
  • The city is a fantastic, budget-friendly alternative to London or other large UK cities, where you’ll find plenty of cultural attractions to explore as you learn English abroad and discover British culture

What type of English courses can I study in Manchester?

Thanks to the city’s large size, there are multiple English courses in Manchester to choose from options on offer, meaning you’ll be sure to find the perfect language stay to best suit your needs. Some of the language courses abroad we offer at our partner schools include:

  • Beginner to advanced courses (A1 to C1)
  • Standard and intensive IELTS exam preparation
  • Themed courses on English for work or living

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