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Central School and London

Central School of English

Central School of English

Central School of English was established in 1968 and over the last 50 years we have built a reputation for providing high quality English language courses in the centre of London. Every year we welcome more than 1,500 students from over 55 different countries, including Italy, France, Japan, Russia, Spain, Germany, Poland, and Korea.


London is one of the world's most exciting capital cities and a host to millions of visitors every year. Whatever your interests, be they history, culture, theatre, opera, shopping, food or fashion you are sure to enjoy all that this amazing city has to offer.

A vibrant, bustling multi-cultural city full of contrasts – famous historic attractions such as Big Ben, the British Museum and the Tower of London as well as world-class entertainment, stunning architecture and the latest in fashion and the arts. From the luxury of Knightsbridge to the open spaces of Hyde Park and the street performers of Covent Garden, there is something for everyone in London.

London's nightlife offers something for all ages. With more than 400 live music venues catering for everything from opera to Brit pop, music lovers will not be disappointed. For theatre goers there are famous shows and musicals, while the trendy bars, cafes, pubs and clubs of Soho offer entertainment long into the night.

English has fast become the language of global communication, and whether it's for work, study or just fun, what better place to learn English than in the heart of London. The school is superbly located in the very centre of London's West End, close to all the major tourist attractions, shops, theatres, restaurants and cinemas. Get the most from each day – enjoy a stimulating course and still be perfectly located to enjoy all the city has to offer.

Why Choose Central School of English?

  • Fast progression and improvement
  • Flexible choices of courses and accommodation
  • Courses built around your individual needs
  • Emphasis on teaching applicable and useful English
  • Focus on communication
  • Dynamic classes and teachers
  • Small class sizes
  • Superb location
  • International environment


Situated in the heart of London, we occupy an attractive modernised Victorian building conveniently located close to Tottenham Court Rd underground station on the Northern and Central lines. Major tourist attractions including Trafalgar Square, The British Museum and Covent Garden are just minutes away. The theatres, cinemas, nightclubs, pubs and restaurants of London's West End are on our doorstep.

Central School of English is located close to Tottenham Court Road underground station. View map