Due to the unprecedented situation we all face with Covid-19, I want to update you on the continued operation of Glasgow School of English.
The school building will remain closed for the foreseeable future and will only re-open for face-to-face classes when it is safe to do so.
However, the good news is that since Monday 23rd March we have been delivering our classes on-line. Our experienced and dedicated teachers have adapted quickly in difficult circumstances to this sudden change in how we deliver our teaching. As a result students continue to participate in high quality, teacher-led, interactive group classes from home.
Classes continue to be offered at 6 levels from beginner to advanced. Students can enrol on any Monday and study for as many weeks as they wish.
Although the School building is closed we are continuing to work from home to deal in the normal way with enquiries and bookings as well as with telephone enquires
It is a very difficult time for all of us and we wish you and your families well.
Keep safe and warmest regards,
Director, Glasgow School of English
We are continuing to run teacher-led, online classes of General English every week.
On-line classes run from Monday to Friday and are offered at 6 levels from beginners to advanced. They currently start at 9am and finish at 12.15pm for morning sessions. Afternoon sessions start at 1.15pm and finish at 2.45pm. These times are British Summer time (BST) and are the normal course times when the school buidling is open. The timimg of these on-line classes may be subject to change based on where students are located in the world for their on-line classes.
You can join a class for as long or short as you wish. The minimum booking is for 1 week, but you can sign up for as many as you want and join our other students who are committed to long-term learning.
Prices are as shown on the website but there is no charge for materials.
Glasgow School of English is an English language school in the centre of Glasgow, which is the largest, friendliest and most vibrant city in Scotland. The school was established in 1997 and was recently renovated to offer comfortable, modern classrooms with improved technology and teaching facilities. The school is located in the very centre of the city, which is ideal for students who want to explore Glasgow's shops, cafes, museums, and more. Glasgow School of English is one of our group of English language schools, all teaching English to international students in Scotland. It is fully accredited to internationally recognised standards, and is approved as a Tier 4 Sponsor by UK Visas & Immigration.
Of course, with the coronavirus crisis, our building is shut and we can't welcome students just now, but we can still offer you online English courses of the samem high quality as they would be if you were in one of our classrooms in Scotland. In time, you'll be able to return, but for the moment please do take time to look at the courses you can study online.
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We are committed to improving your English language skills and making sure you get the most out of your experience in Glasgow, whether you want to gain entry to a UK university, pass an examination, such as IELTS, or enhance your employment opportunities, or simply enjoy your time visiting Scotland.
We are accredited by the British Council under the Accreditation UK scheme and are also a member of International Association of Language Centres (IALC).
Thank you for visiting the Glasgow School of English website and we look forward to welcoming you soon to one of our English language classes in Glasgow.