This lively university city with its exciting academic and leisure facilities is an ideal place to study English.
Personal attention from experienced and well-qualified staff, supported by excellent resources.
Flexible start dates all year round and a range of English language courses to suit each individual student.
Comfortable, carefully selected accommodation so you feel at home in Oxford.
If you are a teacher or working in education in the EU, you can still apply for Erasmus+ funding (2016 - 2020) to attend a Professional Development Course at the Lake School of English. Contact us for details of Erasmus+ and about making an application for your organisation.
Lake School is number 3 in the UK top 100 English language centres 2017!
The first 2017 ranking list of British Council accredited English language centres has been published by the EL Gazette. These rankings are based on the summary statements of the British Council inspection reports. Find the Lake School of English at number 3.
Spring 2017 - Study for Free!
If you enrol and study on an Intensive General English course between February 6th and June 2nd, 2017, you'll get a week of tuition completely free! Quote SPR17 when you make your enrolment. There is limited availability for this offer, so book your course now!
An amazing and wonderful group of students from all over the world have improved their English in Oxford, with the Lake School. Will 2017 be the year that you improve your English? Contact us!
Oxford University Press authors
Lucy Holmes and Sarah Walker, Lake School teachers and trainers, and OUP authors are delighted that the coursebook series Navigate, which they contributed to, has been shortlisted for the ESU English Language awards 2016.
Erasmus+ Funding 2016 - 2020
If you are an English language teacher, a CLIL teacher or involved in any kind of training or education, your school/organisation can still apply for an EU grant which covers the cost of your course, travel and accommodation in Oxford. Contact the Course Director for help and information.
Trinity College London Registered Centre for International ESOL Examinations
The Lake School is delighted to be a registered centre for Trinity College London GESE examinations. GESE tests speaking and listening. There are 12 grades available from beginners to advanced (pre-A1 to C2). If you are bringing a group of students to study at the Lake School, ask us about how they can take a GESE exam.