Experience a vibrant city like no other and learn English in the multicultural capital of the country of its birth.

London is a major global city packed with history, culture, and so much more. From historical landmarks like the Tower of London and Big Ben to modern marvels like the London Eye, it’s all here in Europe’s biggest English-speaking city.

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Courses in London


Our CES London school is the only school in London to have ever been awarded the ST 'Star Award'. Known as one of the most reputable English language schools in the UK we pride ourselves on our facilities, staff, and friendly welcome.

  • 11 Classrooms
  • Free WIFI
  • Printing facilities
  • 24 Hour Telephone


  • 11 classrooms in winter and 22 classrooms in summer with external classrooms used as required in peak times
  • Some classrooms with data-projectors
  • Average class size of 10
  • Self -Study room open five days a week 
  • Guided E-Learning pre / during and post course / and CES online and on-the-go
  • Graded reading books, examination practice materials and good choice of DVDs
  • Free Wi-Fi and student lounge with large plasma TV, vending machine and free water
  • University advisory service
  • 24 hour emergency telephone
  • Trinity Exam Centre



Our residential accommodation offers you comfort and security away from home and gives you the opportunity to be part of an international student community. Between our Furzedown Student Village & Cedar Halls, Tooting, and Britannia Southbank residence, Southwark, you’ll have two wonderful options to choose from.



When you choose Homestay, you ‘ll learn so much more about English life and culture, as well as learning the language itself. You’ll find family life to be informal, welcoming, and friendly, so you will have plenty of opportunities to practise your English. All homestays are carefully selected and visited regularly to ensure high standards.

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Our Address

Nelson House, 271 Kingston Rd, London SW19 3NW, United Kingdom


[email protected] 

+44 20 8543 5150

By Train
  • The ticket office staff at Wimbledon train station can give you information about travelling by train to any part of the UK
  • You can also visit the National Rail website to find train times and other information – go to or call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950
  • If you are aged 16-25 you can get a Young Persons Railcard which gives you a one-third reduction on any train fare. Go to for more details.
By Bus and coach
  • National Express is the main intercity coach company. Tel: 08717 818181.
  • Megabus also offers very low cost coach travel between cities. Tel: 44 (0) 900 1600 900.
By Air

The Best Airport for Travel to Wimbledon :

  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) is located approximately 28 miles away from Wimbledon.
  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) is located approximately 17 miles away from the tournament, making it a relatively short journey.
  • London City Airport (LCY) is the closest airport to Wimbledon, making it an ideal choice for those looking for a quick and efficient journey.
  • Luton Airport (LTN) is located approximately 36 miles from Wimbledon and is another popular choice among visitors.
  • Stansted Airport (STN) is located approximately 60 miles from Wimbledon and the furthest airport from the tournament

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Social Programmes

At CES, we want you to learn about the culture and people you are living with while improving your English at the same time. Our team of 'Yellow Shirts' organise a whole range of activities, events, and excursions for you during your time here.


  • Enjoy A FREE orientation tour on your first day
  • Visits to art galleries and museums
  • Tours to local historical and scenic spots like Hampton Court, Greenwich, and River Thames walk
  • Full day tours on Saturday to places of interest such as Oxford, Cambridge and Brighton
  • Relax with movie afternoons, quizzes and enjoy outdoor sports, like tennis, football, volleyball and baseball
  • Have fun at student parties, traditional pub nights and live music events
  • Try bowling, karaoke nights and international food parties


Please note:

Some social activities are free, such as tennis every Monday, movie nights / afternoons and trips to museums. Other activities may incur small expenses. For example, students should buy their own drinks during the pub nights. Most weekend excursions are not free and are not included in course fees (unless otherwise stipulated in group packages). and are pay-as-you-go.


Hear from our Students
student Naty Maia Caetano

"I loved every day, every class, and the incredible people who work there. I learned from this exchange, not just about the English language but also getting to know myself better and understanding that I can go a long way."

Naty Maia Caetano, Brazil

London student - Salem from Saudi

“It was an unforgettable time. I started in the Elementary class and graduated in Advanced. Really good, helpful teachers and studying here has helped with my job!”

Salem, Saudi Arabia

London student - Larisa from Brazil

“I really enjoyed my time at CES London. The school and teachers helped me a lot and I was able to improve my English too. My host family was very welcoming.”

Larisa, Brazil

CES London Natan Pearson

The course was really well planned, and it gave us plenty of time to prepare for lessons. I don’t think you can really improve it any further, as it really met my needs as someone that works full time, it was perfect.

Natan Pierson, France

students graduation