Glasgow School of English is right in the heart of the city centre. It’s just a two-minute walk from the major shopping and entertainment areas of Sauchiehall Street and Buchanan Street. There is a huge range of places to eat and drink within minutes of the school, with something for all diets and budgets.
Many of the cultural attractions of Glasgow are also nearby. Within a five-minute walk from the school, you can see the latest films at major cinemas, independent and foreign-language films at the Glasgow Film Theatre, or go to the Theatre Royal, which is the home of Scottish Ballet. Opposite the Theatre Royal is the Glasgow Piping Centre, where you can learn to play traditional Scottish bagpipes! If you are interested in live music, you can visit Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, the O2 ABC venue, or Glasgow 'Hydro', among others, where you can see musicians of all musical types. There is also a wide range of clubs and bars in the city centre with music to suit all tastes. There is a choice of museums to visit, such as the Glasgow Museum of Modern Art or Kelvingrove Museum.
Our student residential accommodation is also close to the city centre. This makes Glasgow School of English the ideal choice for people looking to explore Glasgow whilst studying to improve their English.