The UK is the natural destination for international students wishing to study English. Every year, an estimated 600,000 international students come to the United Kingdom to improve their English language skills. Here are some of the benefits that learning English in the UK offers you:
1) The UK offers courses for all ages and abilities so finding the right course for you is easy. It is thought that the UK has more English language courses than any other country. The English language you learn in the UK will benefit your career, help you if you plan to study higher education in the UK and can also be studied for fun.
In the UK you can study English on its own, or with other subjects at the same time. When you explore the UK you’ll be surrounded by native speakers, so you can practise using the language in real-life situations. You will find that your skills improve enormously in a short time.
2) The English language skills you gain from learning within the UK are valued by employers, universities and colleges worldwide, and are a powerful tool in thousands of careers. Improving your English is a great investment in your future. English is widely regarded as the language of higher education. Oxford, Cambridge and Harvard are just a few of the famous universities that occupy the top of the world education league tables, and you’ll need to speak English fluently for access to any of these, as they’re all English-speaking. Learning English in the UK is also an opportunity to make new friends from around the world, discover the UK’s culture and history, and explore beautiful countryside and cities.
3) English Study Breaks only work with accredited UK English language schools which are regularly inspected to ensure high standards of teaching, accommodation, welfare support and facilities. So you have the guarantee that when you study English in the UK you are getting the most out of your chosen place of study. In the UK, English language learning is about having fun and taking part. Instead of just listening to your teacher, your classes will involve games, problem-solving and discussions. You might also listen to songs, watch TV or read magazines to practise your comprehension skills, this is dependent on your chosen school however.
English Study Breaks are dedicated to providing you with custom-built English Language and higher education courses throughout the United Kingdom, we work closely with well-established and accredited schools, colleagues and universities across the UK, giving you the opportunity to learn British English in the UK with qualified and experienced professionals, through a service that is tailored to your individual needs. For more information on English study visit our contact us page.
St George’s day is coming up on the 23rd of April, a day where the people of England come together to celebrate England as a nation and remember its history. The UK is a great place to study and is one of many reasons why England is so great.