As a global centre of English-language culture, entertainment, business, and education, London offers something for everyone. If you’re looking for the best cities to study English, England’s capital should be high on your list.
Centre of English Studies London is located in Wimbledon, which is a pleasant suburb of London and famous for the Wimbledon tennis match. When you study at CES London, you’ll get to see and experience what makes London such a great city. Here are 3 reasons studying English in London is an excellent idea.
1. There’s Always Something to Do When You Learn English in London
London is one of the world’s greatest cities. No matter what you’re interested in, there is something to see and do here. Landmarks like the Tower of London, Big Ben, the London Eye, and St. Paul’s Cathedral are world famous. You can also visit many great museums and art galleries, such as the Tate Modern, the National Gallery, and the British Museum.
Attending our English language school is a great way to see London. During your stay, we offer social programmes where we arrange visits to art galleries, museums, and historical and scenic spots. We even organise a Thames Cruise, so you can see the many landmarks located along the Thames River. These social programmes are more than simply a way to become familiar with London. They are also an opportunity to meet other students from all over the world.
CES London organises social programmes, like Thames Cruises, so you can see London’s top sites
2. London’s Excellent Transportation System Makes It Easy to Get Around
London has an extensive public transportation system. In fact, the London Underground—known as the Tube—was the first rapid transit system in the world. Today it has 11 lines, making it easy to travel all over the city. Trams, boats, taxis, and double-decker buses are also widely available. When you learn English at CES London, you’ll be minutes from multiple types of transportation, including a Tube station, bus stops, and a tram line. You can get from our school to central London in just 20 minutes by train.
London has a large transportation network so you can get around easily
Additionally, London is a great city to travel by bike. There are numerous bike paths crossing the city, including many close to our school. A railway station is also a few minutes away, which can take you almost anywhere in the country.
3. London Offers You a Chance to Practise Your English Each Day
The best way to learn English is to be surrounded by it as much as possible. What better city to do that in than London? Each day, you’ll hear and speak English, both at school and while you’re exploring the city. We offer traditional pub nights, karaoke nights, student parties, and other social activities where you can practise your English in a fun setting.
There are also many London attractions that are particularly useful for learning English. For example, you can visit Shakespeare’s Globe, which is a reconstruction of a 16th century theatre. The theatre is a great place to see a Shakespeare play in a unique historical setting. Or you can use your English skills to shop along famous Oxford Street or take a tour in English of places like Buckingham Palace or the Tower of London.
Do you want to learn English in London?
Contact the Centre of English Studies to find out more about our English language courses.