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English Courses for adults
English Courses for students aged 16+

Adult English Courses

Choose from a wide range of English language courses for students who want to study abroad in an English-speaking country. Pick from accredited flexible-length English courses, exam preparation courses, business English courses, long-term programs, and many more.

Learn English at one of our 37 schools around the world, including amazing locations like London, Sydney, New York, or Los Angeles. All courses offer a variety of start dates, and are of varying lengths to suit your needs. Our exclusive K+ teaching system is designed to help you achieve fluency by embracing technology and using a range of innovate techniques.

We will help you to achieve your goals, whether you want to enhance your employment prospects or enrich your life by learning English and seeing the world. If you are interested in courses for students under 16, read more about our English courses for Juniors.

We also offer French and German language courses in France, Germany and Switzerland with Alpadia, from Kaplan, and Spanish courses in Barcelona, Madrid, Malaga and Valencia, with Enforex, a Kaplan partner.

  • 80 Years of experience in delivering top quality education
  • 35 English language schools worldwide, in the US, UK, Australia, Canada, Ireland and New Zealand
  • Over 150 different nationalities studied with us last year
  • Over 97% of our students would recommend us



English course types

Course type Description Why you choose Course length Find out more
Business English Courses Improve your level of English as well as learning vocabulary that will help you in a professional environment with our accredited Business English courses.  Build your English ability and learn to communicate in a work environment Flexible, from 1 week + Find out more
Exam Preparation Courses Courses designed to improve your English and your chances at achieving higher test scores Focus on exam-taking skills and tips to maximize your test scores 1 to 24 weeks (depending on location/course) Find out more
Flexible English Courses Improve your general English skills in your own time frame Choose your course duration, your start date, and the intensity level Flexible, from 1 week to a year Find out more
Long-Term English Courses Semester (5 month) or Academic year courses, Intensive or General Improve your English by immersing yourself in another culture 20+ weeks Find out more
Teachers' Courses With Kaplan's teachers' courses, you will benefit from customized programs aimed at improving your teaching skills through the practice of teaching English With Kaplan's teachers' courses, you will benefit from customized programs aimed at improving your teaching skills through the practice of teaching English Flexible, from 1 week + Find out more
Work and Study English Learn English and then practice your language skills during a job placement Gain valuable work experience as you improve your English Flexible, from 12 weeks + Find out more

Unique K+ teaching methodology

K+ is our exclusive English language learning system. Designed by experts, it helps to maximize learning by embracing technology as a teaching and learning tool. Our innovative materials work together to promote learning in class, on the move, or at home.

K +notes is used in class and complemented by interactive whiteboard materials. K +tools, available on laptop or tablet, provide students with extra practise. This integrated approach makes learning fun, effective, and part of your day to day life. 

  • Course books
    Learn English in the classroom and study at home
  • Online
    Practice at home
  • Clubs
    Practice after class
  • eXtra
    Self-directed study materials


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