English School in

Manchester

Kaplan English School in Manchester

Study English in Manchester

Home to one of the world’s most popular football clubs and some of its most beloved bands, Manchester always feels as if something exciting is just about to happen. Our English school is located in the vibrant Northern Quarter of the city center, a favorite haunt of artists, DJs and indie bands.

Thriving student community
Thriving Student Community
Great transport links
Transport
Excellent live music scene
Music
  • Our Manchester English school organizes regular trips to Old Trafford, Manchester United’s home stadium, and the Etihad stadium, stronghold of their rival, Manchester City
  • Located in the very heart of Manchester with fantastic views and free bus travel around the city center 
  • Runs a successful student mentor program allowing students to develop leadership skills, helping newcomers with their studies or with Manchester life
  • Closed groups for Juniors aged 12-17 can be accepted at our Manchester school
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Available courses

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School Information

About our Manchester English school

School facilities

Classrooms
classroom
Computer lab
Classrooms
Interactive white boards
white board
Student lounge
lounge
Study center
study room
WiFi
wifi

Other information

  • 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.

  • School holidays

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  • Manchester 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 Manchester.

  • Minimum age

16+  

  • Entry level  

From Beginner to Intermediate depending on course

  • Courses 

General English, Business English, Semi-Intensive, Intensive, IELTS Exam Preparation, Cambridge Exam Preparation

  • Class size 

Average 12, maximum 15 students  

  • Course length

From 1 to 52 weeks. The longer you study, the more you’ll progress! 

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Accreditation & memberships

This Kaplan International Languages school is accredited by the British Council, and is a member of English UK. 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 since 2018.

British Council
English UK

Student accommodation in Manchester

Homestay

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  • Share meals with your hosts every day
  • Speak English in a relaxed, natural setting
  • A range of options including twin rooms, en-suite and private bathrooms
 
Homestay

Ideal for students who want to discover local culture and customs with a friendly host, in a home environment. 

  • Share meals with your hosts every day
  • Speak English in a relaxed, natural setting
  • A range of options including twin rooms, en-suite and private bathrooms

Lambert & Fairfield

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  • Ensuite rooms and studio flats
  • Communal cinema and bowling alley
  • Central location
  • Onsite laundry room
  • Onsite gym
 
Lambert & Fairfield

Lambert & Fairfield residence is ideally located in the heart of Manchester City Centre; just a 2 minute walk from Manchester Piccadilly train station and less than a 10 minute walk from the school. You will not be short of things to do as the fantastic communal facilities include a bowling alley and a real-life cinema screen complete with authentic cinema seating. There are both studio flats and ensuite rooms available here so whether you prefer independent living or catching up with your friends in the kitchen there will be a room at Lambert & Fairfield to meet your needs.

  • Ensuite rooms and studio flats
  • Communal cinema and bowling alley
  • Central location
  • Onsite laundry room
  • Onsite gym
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Vita - Manchester (Single studio)

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  • Studio rooms
  • Private bathrooms and kitchen
  • Communal lounge
  • Onsite gym
  • Outdoor space
 
Vita - Manchester (Single studio)

Located in the ready-made First Street neighborhood near bars, restaurants, cinemas and theaters, Vita offers an exclusive residence of 279 studio apartments and a peaceful environment loved for its airy and open double-height Hub space. All apartments have a kitchenette with utensils provided and an en-suite bathroom. The building also has a communal lounge and study area.

The residence offers a gym, vending machine, cafe, laundry facilities, bike room, picnic area, outdoor space, lockable storage and 24-hour security. Linen is cleaned on arrival and rooms are cleaned once a week. Suitable for students 18+.

  • Studio rooms
  • Private bathrooms and kitchen
  • Communal lounge
  • Onsite gym
  • Outdoor space
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Social Activities

What to do in Manchester

Our Manchester school has a dedicated social program, designed to help you explore the city and build friendships, through organised events and activities.

 
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Frequently asked questions about studying English in Manchester

Why learn English at our Manchester school?

Renowned for its thriving music and arts scene, as well as friendly locals, Manchester offers a learning experience that is both safe and exciting.  

With a rich cultural and historical heritage, Manchester has a lot to see and do, and since our school is located in the heart of the city, it’s the perfect base for exploration. Whether you want to attend a football match at Old Trafford, or spend the evening at the Royal Exchange Theatre, you’ll be able to travel with ease. 

If you do want to escape the city, Manchester’s has a well-connected public transport system that makes it easy to discover other cities around the UK. 

How much does it cost to learn English in Manchester?

The cost of your trip depends entirely on the course you choose and where you stay. For a more accurate estimate of how much learning in Manchester will cost, please use our quote tool. At Kaplan, we do our best to provide a range of courses and accommodation options that suit most budgets, but this is not always possible. 

Alternatively, you can also talk to one of our advisors who can help you create a custom package that suits your budget. 

Will I need a visa to study in Manchester?

Depending on your nationality, you may need a visa to study in Manchester. Please contact one of our advisors to find out more. 

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