Training news
  • Online booking opens for ELT Marketing Conference
    30 November 2011

    Bookings are now OPEN for English UK's ELT Marketing Conference, organised by the English Language Promotions Group (the British Council, English UK, UK Trade & Investment and VisitBritain) and supported by Cambridge ESOL.

    Delegates will enjoy a top-class day of seminars, panel discussions and networking at the prestigious Butchers' Hall venue in Smithfield, London.

    Bookings are being taken online for this event at

    For more information about the day please click here.

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  • UKCISA issues press release on visa changes
    29 November 2011

    The UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA) has issued a press release based on findings from their survey which ran throughout October to gather feedback from international students who applied to come to the UK via the Tier 4 student route in 2011. View the full press release and details from the final Tier 4 survey report.

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  • English UK approves 100th partner agency
    25 November 2011

    It's been just over a year since the Partner Agency Scheme was launched, and English UK are delighted to announce that the scheme has now reached the landmark of 100 partner agencies

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  • ELT Marketing Conference 2012 – a new year, a new venue, a new format
    21 November 2011

    For the 2012 ELT Marketing conference we are moving to a new venue - Butchers Hall - and a new addition to the event's format will be an associated evening reception.

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  • English UK Teachers' Conference 2011 a success
    15 November 2011

    What do the Starship Enterprise, comedian Reginald D. Hunter and Harry Potter's hat have to do with EFL teaching? The 230-plus delegates who attended the 2011 English UK Teachers' Conference, which took place in London on Saturday 12 November, know the answer.

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  • Wrongly named and shamed? Contact your lawyer, says English UK
    4 November 2011

    Language schools wrongly identified in the media as being "banned" from teaching international students are being encouraged to take legal action for defamation.

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  • English UK Teachers' Conference Line Up Change
    2 November 2011

    The Professional Services team has been busy processing multiple bookings for the upcoming Teachers' Conference, due to take place on Saturday 12 November at Prospero House, London.

    Unfortunately Jenny Johnson is unable to deliver her 'What Students Want' presentation, but we are pleased to announce Edward de Chazal has stepped into the breach and will present 'EAP Reading: Finding and Using Authentic Texts.' 

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  • Government's student visa changes damages competitiveness of £2.5bn sector
    2 November 2011

    The UK's £2.5bn English Language sector is losing students to overseas competitors as a result of Government visa changes.

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  • Nominations now open for the 2011 British Youth Travel Awards
    2 November 2011

    Submit your nominations for this year's British Youth Travel Awards, recognising the work and individual successes of organisations engaged in youth, student and educational travel, to and from within the UK.

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