Intensive Business English course

Best for 
learning fast and effective communication for a professional business environment

What are Intensive Business English courses?

Our Intensive Business English course teaches you the essential language skills to succeed in the business world. With this full-time course, you will quickly learn how to effectively communicate in a professional business environment.

Learn with business case studies, business role plays, and practical job seeking skills. Additional optional lessons allow you to focus on the specific areas that you want more help with.

Where can you take an Intensive Business English course?

These business English courses can be taken in London, New York and a wide range of cities across all of our locations.

More practical business experience can be gained by combining your Intensive Business English course with an Internship placement in our Australia or New Zealand schools. If you're taking a course in New York or Los Angeles, you also have access to the Practical Business English service. Ask one of our advisors for more information on how you can take advantage of these extra services.




This programme is right for you if:

  • You need to use English in business situations or with English-speaking colleagues
  • You want a specific focus on learning specialist language and communication skills for the workplace
  • You want a flexible programme with frequent start dates and different course lengths to suit your needs
  • You want to enhance your CV and improve your chances for professional success in the future
  • You want to receive a Kaplan International English Certificate of Achievement

Course facts

Course length
2 weeks + (Maximum 10 weeks in USA and Canada)
Entry level
Higher Intermediate
Minimum age
16 Years old
Lesson hours
45 minute lessons
Class size
Average 12, maximum 15
Course structure

20 lessons (15 hours) of Business English: business-specific lessons that teach vocabulary, communication techniques, and other important business skills

8 elective lessons (6 hours): specific skills classes where you can choose the area that you most want help with

7 sessions (5.25 hours) of K+ tools, K+eXtra and K+ clubs: Self-study time with access to exclusive materials and resources along with personalised sessions for you study the areas you most need help with, including exam techniques and study group work. 


All courses are Monday-Friday, with morning and afternoon classes

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Which schools offer this course

NZNew Zealand (1)
AUAustralia (1)
USUnited States (1)

Why should you choose Kaplan International?

We are a global leader in providing English language courses for students all around the world.

Our unique K+ learning system allows you to target specific areas of English and progress through language levels. Choose from a huge selection of 45 English schools, as well as a wide range of courses to best suit your needs. We aim to make your journey with us the experience of a lifetime.

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Certificate to prove your level of English

It is important you have proof of your studies and the hard work you have put in.

At the end of your course you will receive a Kaplan International English Certificate of Achievement documenting your new language level and attendance. We are proud to be accredited by highly-respected and recognized accrediting agencies in each country.

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K+ English Language Learning System

K+ is our exclusive learning system that maximizes learning by embracing technology as a teaching and studying tool.

Focus on the four key language skills that are key to achieving fluency: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Our materials help you learn in class, on the move, or at home. This integrated approach provides a fun and effective learning experience. 

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