Welcome to The Essential English Centre

The Essential English Centre is a British Council accredited English language school located in Manchester city centre. We are a small school, focusing on providing a first-class personal service to every student. We teach General English, academic IELTS exam, Cambridge B2 First exam and Cambridge C1 Advanced exam courses as well as Business English and Academic Year Programme courses to students from around the world. Students learn with our carefully selected, professional academic team and are supported with all aspects of day to day life by our friendly student-support team.

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Coronavirus – time for some #selfcare

The last 2 weeks have been a whirlwind in our school.  The UK... Read More

British Council accredited school

British Council report shows 36 areas of strength!

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Study English in Manchester

It all starts in Manchester.

It's that time of year again, when we welcome even more students from... Read More