Wimbledon School of English

Joint No.1 Language School in UK*

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 English Courses for Adults (16+) or English Study Camps (Ages 8 to 17) English course for young learners

Where is Wimbledon School of English? 41 Worple Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 4JZ

Office hours: Monday to Friday - 09:00 - 17:00 UK Time.

Call Wimbledon School of English Phone Number  +44 (0) 20 8947 1921 

Voice messages cannot be left on this phone number, so outside of office hours please send us an email and we will get back to you.

Email Wimbledon School of English  support@wimbledon-school.ac.uk

*Joint No.1 Language School in the UK (EL Gazette magazine rankings based on British Council inspection results)

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for Young Learners aged 8 to 17. Summer centres in London, Hampshire & Berkshire


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Earn from £920 per student per month for a single room or £2360 for a twin room

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quality education | perfect location

Wimbledon School of English


At Wimbledon School of English we teach a wide variety of English language courses to people from all over the world. Our school is located in Wimbledon, known throughout the world for the grand slam tennis tournament. Only 20 minutes from Central London, Wimbledon offers you the best of both worlds.

*Joint Number 1 English Language School in the U.K.

Why Wimbledon School of English?

 No.1 UK Centre of Excellence

Wimbledon School of English received 15/15 strengths in its most recent British Council inspection and has been named the joint top Centre of Excellence by the EL Gazette.

 Wide range of English language courses

Choose from General English, Business English, Cambridge English Exam preparation, IELTS preparation, Legal English, OET Preparation, English and Culture: Experience London, and many more.

 Quality accommodation close to school

Choose between homestay and student residence accommodation with many options within walking distance from school. In addition to our homestay and student residence accommodation, you can also book a serviced hotel room right next to the school at The Justin James.

 Regular social activities

Whether you are interested in sports, museums, galleries, international parties or the theatre, we have a great range of social events and activities for everyone. This is a great way to make friends and practise your English outside of the classroom.   

 Perfect London location 

Our school is located in Wimbledon - one of the safest and most beautiful areas in London. With excellent transport links to the city centre (17 minutes by train to Waterloo), Wimbledon offers all of the advantages of the capital, but with a more relaxing vibe. 


*El Gazette Centre of Excellence rankings based on British Council inspection results

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WSE and Jane Dancaster Nominated at the Merton Best Business Awards 2024

Both Wimbledon School of English and Jane Dancaster have been named as finalists at this year's Merton Best Business Awards!


Wimbledon School of English have been nominated for 2 awards: 

Employer of the Year

Best Customer Service

Wimbledon School of English Best Customer Service


Plus, our CEO, Jane Dancaster, is also a finalist for Business Leader of the Year.


Jane Dancaster Business Leader of the Year


We're honoured to be recognised among such outstanding local businesses and business leaders. Congrats to all the finalists!

The Merton Best Business Awards celebrate and recognise the outstanding achievements of businesses in the London Borough of Merton. Organised by the Merton Chamber of Commerce, these awards highlight excellence across various sectors, including customer service, business leadership, and community engagement. They aim to acknowledge and reward local businesses and entrepreneurs who demonstrate exceptional performance, innovation, and contribution to the local economy and community. 

You can see the full list of finalists here.


Last year, in 2023, Wimbledon School of English won the prestigous 'Best Independent Business' Award at the Merton Best Business Awards.


This follows the good news of Wimbledon School of English being named as a finalist in this year's PIEoneer Awards. WSE are finalists in the Language Educator of the Year category. Read more about that here.


Further Info


Feeling happy, safe and relaxed in your accommodation is very important and we take great care in finding the right accommodation option for each student. Choose from a variety of options, including homestay, student house share and hotels. 

 Student Profile & Nationality Mix

We welcome students from all over the world. In 2022, we welcomed over 70 different nationalities.

 The London Exam Centre

The London Exam Centre is part of Wimbledon School of English and has been growing strong for over 40 years. It offers a wide range of English exams both in paper-based and computer-based formats. Contact for more information about Cambridge, IELTS, ACCA, TEAC, OET & TOLES exams.

 Social Programme

London will always be one of the most exciting cities in the world and living in Wimbledon is the perfect way to explore this incredible city at your own pace or on an organised excursion with the school.



Nationality Mix


The London Exam Centre


Social Programme



Watch the videos below to hear what some of our students say about Wimbledon School of English.

Former student Carolina gives us her testimonial of what her experience was like at the Wimbledon of School of English.
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"This school is my second home" Martinho spent 10 months here in Wimbledon. He arrived as a complete beginner to English and worked his way up to Upper Intermediate level in that time! Hear what Martinho has to say about his time at WSE and in London.
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Roberto Perez, a 24 year old Petroleum Engineer from Venezuela, talks about his experience at WSE!
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Zoe took Live Online English classes with us and was so kind as to share her experience with us. ‘When I first heard about having online classes I was quite sceptical about it. However, I gave it a go and now I’m very happy. Clearly, it isn’t the same as normal classes, but at the moment there isn’t a better solution to the actual situation. Before the school had to close temporarily, we did a meeting on Zoom between the classes in different classrooms and our teachers showed us how it works. Don’t worry, you'll be absolutely fine - it’s very easy. Zoom is an online platform, similar to Skype, which gives us a lot of opportunities to create virtual classes. From improving our speaking skills to practise our listening or watching videos together there’s almost nothing you can’t do. It’s fascinating how authentic online-classes are to real ones. What’s more, our teachers are as motivated as they were in school and they try hard to give their best effort. It is a new experience for all of us, but we learn together and that’s great fun! I’m very grateful to have these modern techniques nowadays, which help us, even more, to keep in touch with each other in times like these.’ Zoe - Switzerland,

Discover Wimbledon

Your London location

Wimbledon station is just 17 minutes from central London



The most popular student city in the world (QS Best Student City)


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Getting around Wimbledon & London


English Language School London

Wimbledon School of English is a London based English Language School that offers a wide range of academic and professional English language courses. From General English Language courses to Business & Professional English Language courseswe have a course that will suit your needs.

As well as being named as one of the top UK centres of excellence, the perfect location of our English Language School makes Wimbledon School of English the ideal choice for furthering your English language education in London. For an immersive insight into British culture, our Cultural English Language courses offer students a way of combining the English language studying with getting to know the city of London and British culture. Our English Language School runs an amazing Social Events Programme for those who want to join us, but if you'd rather go off and do your own thing then the transport links that Wimbledon boasts means that you will easily be able to travel to and from central London at any time of the day or night. Wimbledon is, of course, renowned for being the home of British tennis and for sports fans, our English school will give you the opportunity to play in our local tennis club in the most famous tennis district in the world.

Accommodation in London can be hard to find, but luckily as one of the top London English Language Schools, we are able to offer a wide range of accommodation options, ranging from staying with fellow students to staying with a local English family. We offer an incredible standard of teaching in a stunning location that is more relaxed than the usual hectic London lifestyle, allowing our lessons to be taught in a more comfortable environment.