English School inEdinburgh
Study English in Edinburgh
Edinburgh is the spiritual home of everyone who loves a good intellectual debate and a great night out. You’ll find a globally respected university, as well as fantastic libraries and museums. Every summer the streets are thronged with performers, theatre-lovers and partygoers for the world’s biggest arts festival, and every winter the city lights up with a three-day party to welcome in the New Year.
- Our English school is right in the heart of it all, in the center of the New Town, close to the train station and numerous restaurants and stylish shops
- Runs a packed social program with many unique Scottish experiences like ceilidh dancing, Burns Suppers and whisky distillery visits
- Excursions include trips to the spectacular Scottish Highlands every weekend
- Closed groups for juniors aged 12-17 can be accepted in our Edinburgh school
Available courses at this school
About our Edinburgh English school
- University Placement Service
Our University Placement Service (UPS) allows you to benefit from our extensive network of partner universities and colleges. Combined with our wealth of experience, we help you gain entry to graduate and undergraduate courses. Learn more
- Teacher Qualifications
All teachers have a level of education normally represented by a degree and they also have a CELTA or equivalent qualification. Some also hold the higher-level DELTA qualification, PGCE, or MA in Applied Linguistics
- Test Center
Our Edinburgh school is a Trinity exam center
- Exam Preparation Academy
Our Edinburgh school specializes in supporting students to achieve the highest possible IELTS result. IELTS preparation classes will be available in the morning and afternoon, and you will have the option to take regular mock IELTS tests. You will be taught by teachers who have been trained to specialize in IELTS and will receive support throughout your course with tutorials and study plans focusing on maximizing your IELTS score
- School holidays
- Edinburgh school audit report
This school is frequently inspected by regulatory bodies. You can read the British Council's latest audit report online for our English school in Edinburgh. Please also read our Education Scotland 2022 Report here.
This Kaplan International Languages school is accredited by the British Council, and is a member of English UK and Education Scotland. These are highly respected organizations that represent and help maintain the best English language schools in the country.
*Student recommendations are based on Kaplan students surveyed in 2018.
What to do in Edinburgh
Our Edinburgh school has a dedicated social program, designed to help you explore the city and build friendships, through organised events and activities.
Visit the historic fortress of Edinburgh Castle
Take a tour of J.K Rowling’s Edinburgh – from the coffee shop where she wrote Harry Potter, to the street that inspired Diagon Alley
Discover underground Edinburgh – explore the maze of centuries-old, subterranean streets at Real Mary King’s Close
Explore Edinburgh’s mythological past at Arthur’s Seat
Visit the The Scott Monument and local park
Enjoy trips to the spectacular Scottish Highlands