History and Experience
International House London opened its doors in 1953 and today is known all over the world
for excellence in language teaching and teacher training. Our teachers are highly qualified and
enthusiastic and you will benefit from their knowledge and experience. Many of them trained at IH London and several popular course books were written by our teachers.
Each year we welcome over 8,000 students from around 150 countries. This makes IH London a
vibrant and multicultural place to learn, and you will make friends from many different backgrounds.
Location and facilities
IH London is a few minutes walk from Covent Garden in the heart of London. We are surrounded by
cafes, theatres and shops, giving you plenty of opportunity to practice your English or socialise after class.
Our purpose-built school is modern and spacious, with a large computer centre, free wi-fi access,
and a library with thousands of books, DVDs and journals. Classrooms are bright and comfortable, and almost all have interactive whiteboards to make your lessons more engaging and dynamic.
Because we are a large school we can teach at a variety of different levels to ensure you always learn
with people of a similar ability. You will get regular feedback from your teacher and you can move up
through the levels as you improve.
Courses on offer
IH London offers a wide range of courses in the day and evening, full-time and part-time, group and
one-to-one. We offer English courses at 13 different levels, from beginners through to advanced
speakers. We can help you get ready for a Cambridge or IELTS Exam with one of our dedicated Exam
Business clients can learn the language they need for professional life. Our dedicated Executive
Centre offers a variety of Business English courses to help you get ahead in the global marketplace.
We can deliver training in our school, at your place of work and even overseas.
Students can enjoy our popular spring and summer English programmes for Younger Learners during Easter and Summer. Students aged 12 to 17 years old can spend from one to five weeks learning English in England’s historic city of Oxford. While our summer courses in Ellesmere, Shropshire, are available to children of 8 to 17 years old.
International house London are delighted to offer a new English language programme for Future Leaders in the heart of Oxford city during Spring and Summer, aimed at 14-17 year old students who are interested in exploring different career and academic options and also take advantage of the beautiful city of Oxford, famed for its academic heritage, students will stay at St Edward’s School in Oxford, alongside students from our other Young Learner programmes and therefore have an opportunity to mix with other students from all over the world.
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Languages taught: English, Arabic, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Phone: +44 (0)20 7611 2400
Address: 16 Stukeley Street, WC2B 5LQ London, United Kingdom