English UK news
  • Spain's ELT market: English UK's latest facts and figures
    27 September 2018

    Spain is the UK's fourth largest ELT market, falling from second place in 2014. English UK figures show the UK has around 50 per cent of the market share.

    Read on for highlights and insights about Spain from our 2018 Student Statistics report and other English UK sources, as part of our series on top sending markets.

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  • Invest in your career and your centre's student management
    20 September 2018

    "Participants coming out of the Cert SSM know how to be well organised, meet deadlines and communicate well. It really is an investment in a person and their career," says Diane Phillips, a British Council inspector and Cert SSM trainer.

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  • The China Roadshow: is it the right marketing event for you?
    18 September 2018

    Want to do business in China, UK ELT's number two market?

    Our annual China Roadshow is popular with members who want to create more partnerships. This year it visits three major cities – Beijing, Chengdu and Shenzhen - over six days in November, meeting agents from each region pre-selected by our partners the British Council.

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  • Agents love post-StudyWorld ELT centre visits
    17 September 2018

    Agents from China and Latin America extended their StudyWorld experience with English UK trips exploring the South of England.

    Agents from several Chinese cities visited eleven English UK members in nine destinations around London, while a group from Mexico, Brazil and Argentina viewed eight ELT centres in the south and south-west.

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  • The Eddie Byers Fund supports language projects that transform people's lives.
    13 September 2018

    The fund has already helped several hundred UK refugees and asylum-seekers. Find out more about the projects and how you can help...

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  • Japan's ELT market: English UK's latest facts and figures
    13 September 2018

    Japan is the UK's eighth biggest ELT market with 4.4 per cent of student weeks and 2.8 per cent of student numbers overall, staying 5.8 weeks.

    Read on for highlights and insights about Japan from our 2018 Student Statistics report and other English UK sources, as part of a short series on our top sending markets.

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  • Why do the DELTM? It is essential to a career in academic management says Jake Castaldi
    12 September 2018

    Principal Jake Castaldi reflects on the DELTM three years on - it is a way to really understand how all aspects of an ELT centre work together. Then the academic manager, Jake felt he gained a new perspective and appreciation for the business as a whole...

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  • Government enquiry into international students misses opportunities, says English UK
    11 September 2018

    The Migration Advisory Committee's seven-month enquiry into international students has encouraged the Government and the education sector to work together on promoting the UK, and says there is scope to grow numbers, including beyond the HE sector.

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  • Digital marketing for ELT centres: who should you involve?
    10 September 2018

    English UK is keen to help all its member centres improve their digital marketing skills to attract more students. We work closely with ELT digital marketing specialist Richard Bradford of Disquiet Dog, offering both open and bespoke training courses for members and groups of members.

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