Learn English in Dubai

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Dubai is one of the up-and-coming destinations for learning English abroad, with thousands of students flocking to the city every year to start their language journey. As a hugely cosmopolitan city, learning English in Dubai gives students the opportunity to immerse themselves in a wide range of cultures. Because Dubai is one of the fastest growing cities in the world, you will have a chance to see some of the most impressive feats of modern architecture. Step into a fast-paced, modern world with an English course in Dubai!

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English Schools in Dubai

Dubai is a popular choice for students hoping to learn English abroad because of its international atmosphere, welcoming culture and breathtaking sights. It’s also a great choice because of its quality English schools. Our partner schools provide a large range of courses for both junior and adult English learners. You will have the chance to feel the beating heart of the city in our partner schools’ central locations in Jumeirah Lakes and the Knowledge Park while you learn English in Dubai.

Why Study English in Dubai?

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  • International students come to Dubai from across the globe, making the city hugely multicultural and vibrant. Learning English in Dubai means practicing your language skills by navigating this complex and fascinating atmosphere.
  • The skyline of Dubai is a feat of human engineering; hosting some of the most impressive skyscrapers in the world, including the tallest building ever built: the Burj Khalifa.
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  • Dubai is a city that keeps on giving in regard to sightseeing. While studying English in Dubai, you can visit the modern treasures of the Dubai mall and aquarium or the ancient wonders of the Old Town.
  • Dubai is an ideal location from which to explore the UAE, being just 1 hour drive from the famed city of Abu Dhabi. Dubai also has a number of smaller, more traditional villages nearby as well as Bedouin camps for those looking to see a different side to the UAE.
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  • Dubai is a treasure trove to those looking to do some thrill-seeking on their English program abroad. Throughout your stay you can try skydiving, shark cage diving, desert safaris as well as a number of theme parks and water parks.
  • For those who prefer to take a more relaxed approach to their program abroad: there are miles of beautiful, sandy coastline to sunbathe and swim on. Make sure to take a leisurely ferry ride across the Dubai water canal to see all of the sights of the city by boat!

Popular Questions about Studying English in Dubai

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

Our English programs in Dubai can be as affordable as $265 per week, with multiple options available to fit into your budget and study preferences. Dubai is a city that will allow you to pursue activities and services that can be luxurious or affordable. The average taxi ride can cost as little as $3 (for 5km), and a monthly bus ticket will average at $80 with the possibility of a student discount. Aside from transport, an average meal at a reasonably priced restaurant can cost as low as $10. For more information, you can always contact ESL for a free quote for your English course in Dubai.

What are the benefits of studying English in Dubai?

  • A mind-blowing 88% of Dubai’s population is international, this means that you will feel right at home while studying English abroad in this amazingly cosmopolitan city.
  • Outside of language learning, travelling through Dubai gives you access to its pristine beaches and endless list of activities both inside the city and out.

What type of English courses can I study in Dubai?

Dubai is home to a plethora of high-quality English schools, which means there’s a wide variety of courses to choose from if you are looking to study English in Dubai. Some of the fantastic English courses in Dubai at our partner institutions include: 

  • General language courses (Semi-intensive)
  • IELTS preparation
  • Business English class
  • Speaking and Pronunciation English class

Do you have further questions about studying English in Dubai?