Learn English in London

Learn English in London

Learn English in London, at our Leicester Square school. It's the perfect location if you're looking for a peaceful and studious English language learning experience. The school is specially designed for students over the age of 25. It is perfect for students interested in a more academically-focused experience, with quiet study rooms and exam facilities.

Study English in London - Leicester Square (25+)

Our Leicester Square school is a great place to study English in London - located in a modern building in the center of London, near Trafalgar Square and many other London landmarks. The city is known for its multiculturalism, lovely attractions and cultural activities.

London offers international students a great place to learn English, with so many non-natives studying and working there. Enjoy international cuisine, eclectic shops, a thriving music scene and wonderful theater. There’s always something to do in London!

Have a look at our other English School in London's Covent Garden, and our other locations across the UK. 

We also offer English courses for young learners at our London Kent English school.

Things to See and Do

  • Visit the National Portrait Gallery, just next door
  • Watch film world premieres at Odeon Leicester Square
  • Have lunch in Trafalgar Square, a 5 minute walk away
  • Walk to Buckingham Palace and see royalty
  • Get tickets to popular West End theater shows
  • Dance all night in the nearby Soho bars and clubs
  • Go on day trips to Oxford, Cambridge or the coast
  • See historical cities like Bath, Salisbury and York
  • Visit European cities like Madrid, Lisbon and Paris

School Facilities

  • Cambridge English examination center
  • Fully equipped Study Hub
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Free wireless internet throughout the school
  • A number of great accommodation options to choose from

Accommodation

Student Residences

Staying at a residence is a great way to meet other international students and explore the city while studying in London. Enjoy a sociable atmosphere with the independence of student living spaces.

Homestay

Join our homestay program and live with a British family during your time in London. Share meals with your hosts, practice your English and learn about London first-hand.

School Location

Kaplan International London, Leicester Square
3 - 5 Charing Cross Road
London
Principal: Craig Sargent

Public Holidays

Please note this school will be closed on the following dates:
 
01 Jan 2015 - New Year
03 Apr 2015 - Good Friday
06 Apr 2015 - Easter Monday
04 May 2015 - May Bank Holiday
25 May 2015 - Spring Bank Holiday
31 Aug 2015 - Summer Bank Holiday
25 Dec 2015 - Christmas Day
28 Dec 2015 - Boxing Day
 
UK Christmas and New Year closures: Closed from 21st December 2015, open again on 4th January 2016.

Under 18s

Students aged 16 and up are able to study at this school. Read our under 18 statement.

Cambridge Exam Info

Our London Leicester Square school is an official Cambridge Exam Test Center. The following 2015 exam dates are available:

Preliminary English Test (PET): Jun 5, Jul 3, Sep 11, Nov 19

First Certificate in English (FCE): Jun 13, Jul 11, Aug 7, Sep 25, Oct 17, Nov 27

Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): May 30, Jun 20, Jul 18, Aug 15, Sep 19, Oct 24

First Certificate in English (FCE) Paper Based Test: Jun 9, Dec 12

Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) Paper Based Test: Jun 10, Dec 5

Download a Cambridge ESOL exam application form

 
 
 

Student Testimonial

"The classes are really dynamic. The teachers use a variety of activities, and it's always interesting. They always include natural English as part of their lessons."
Adriana Diaz
VENEZUELA
London Covent Garden School Testimonial
 
Student Recommendation Rate
98%
98% would recommend
our Leicester Sq. school
to their friends.
Learn more
 
http://www.kaplaninternational.com/schools/uk/learn-english-london.aspx