Direct English - the English language course
that's right for everyone

Start your journey to success with Direct English

Every student enrolling on a Direct English course will have a personalised study plan prepared to suit your objectives and experience. When you start learning English with us, you'll also have access to the following activities:-

  • Level placement test - The start of your journey with us will involve a 15 minute computer placement test to establish your current level of English. This will help ensure that you start at the level of Direct English you feel comfortable with
  • Face-to-face tutorials - Key to your success in learning English, these one-to-one classes are delivered by your own experienced, qualified and bilingual tutor, who will help you check and review your comprehension and understanding throughout your studies
  • Conversation classes - Delivered by a native English speaking instructor, these fun, interactive sessions focus on practising and expressing yourself in English, in a communicative way. You'll find yourself discussing everything from politics and art to business and travel with students of a similar level and ability. And all with the help of a supportive tutor who actively encourages you to put your new-found skills to the test in a fun and sociable environment
  • Regular testing - Undertaken every three units and a perfect opportunity for you and your tutor to review your progress and identify areas for development moving forward. Our regular progress tests help fine tune your English and make sure you have really understood what you have learned so you can move on to the next stage with confidence
  • Direct English Online - Direct English Online is our learning management system which allows our students to practice English wherever and whenever you are in the world. Complete with an interactive fluency building program, Direct English Online will allow you to hear and develop your listening skills in real time conversations. With Direct English Online you can practice as much as you like, at home or in your local Direct English center through our interactive online activities and quizzes. There's also a range of online tests so you can track your progress and understanding throughout your time with us
  • Social activities - An important element of the Direct English ethos, is that we believe that learning English should be fun. That's why many of our partners worldwide have an active social program involving cinema and restaurant visits and sightseeing trips. It's geared to help you have every opportunity to practice and develop the English learning skills you've acquired
  • Residential study abroad program - Offering even more opportunities for students to learn English in the real world, this optional program provides a chance for you to travel to the UK to complement your studies. Find out more about the Direct English Study Abroad program here

Whatever the size or complexity of your organisation, Direct English can also be delivered as part of an in-company language training program.