Eastbourne School of English is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English as a foreign language. To obtain accreditation, the school must be inspected regularly and meet very strict criteria. The British Council last inspected and accredited Eastbourne School of English in June 2015. ESOE achieved 8 overall areas of strength, well above the average for BC schools of 3.6. You can read the full report here. Read More
Eastbourne School of English provides a range of courses to help you prepare for the English language exams you need to pass.
Our teachers' courses aim to meet your professional needs and are ideal for overseas teachers of English.
We have over 30 years’ experience of running dedicated English language and activity programmes for mature learners.
Founded in 1936, Eastbourne School of English is a not-for-profit school with an international reputation for providing a wide range of quality English language courses, expert teachers and excellent student services. ESOE is one of the oldest English language schools in the UK.
Our courses and teaching are designed to provide effective training for students who need English for their work, study, travel or personal pleasure.
As a charitable educational foundation, we exist to give all of our students the best teaching and learning facilities we can. We are committed to providing you with excellent courses in a warm, friendly and professional environment, as well as caring for every aspect of your stay.
We understand that everyone is unique with different needs and different goals. From your first contact with us, we will provide you with individual attention to help you to achieve your goals.
We look forward to welcoming you to ESOE and to Eastbourne.
- a friendly, caring and safe learning environment
- town-centre location, 2 minutes' walk from the beach
- wide variety of English language courses for adults
- experienced and professional teachers
- over 40 different nationalities every year
- medium-sized school with 2 buildings and 22 classrooms
- great location (90 minutes by train from London, close to international airports)