Wimbledon School of English

Established in 1964

About Wimbledon School of English

Wimbledon School of English is widely known as one of the UK’s leading English language schools. We have been ranked number one out of all British Council-accredited language centres (El Gazette Rankings based on British Council inspection results) every year since 2014.

We offer a wide range of full-time and part-time English courses here in school plus flexible learning options with our school-based and online 1-to-1 lessons. We have courses for most needs including teacher training, pre-sessional, university preparation, specialist programmes for professionals such as doctors, nurses and lawyers, examinations such as IELTS and Cambridge, and exciting programmes for juniors or general English language improvement. We also offer the full range of English language examinations including IELTS, Cambridge, OET (for health professionals), & TEA/TEAC (for pilots), all taught by our talented and dedicated trainers. 

Founded in 1964, WSE has been here for 60 years and is one of the oldest EFL schools in the UK. We’re in a beautiful building with a large garden right in the centre of Wimbledon, 3/4 minutes from the station & only 20 minutes from Central London.

Get the best preparation for your university study by taking a pre-sessional at Wimbledon School of English (WSE). WSE is currently ranked joint number one, by El Gazette magazine, out of all British Council-accredited language centres in the UK and has been running pre-sessional courses for over 20 years. We are in a beautiful building with a large garden right in the centre of Wimbledon, only 20 minutes from Central London.

We know how to deliver excellent lessons to promote effective learning and help students get the best possible results.

Why Wimbledon School of English?

Best English School in UKJoint Number 1 English language schools in the U.K*

Choosing the right English language school can be very difficult but here are just a few reasons why WSE is widely regarded as one of the top English language schools in the U.K.


English School London Learning 


English course London School and Facilities


Best student accommodation London Accommodation


English courses Wimbledon Social Events and Activities


Best place to study London Wimbledon 


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

**During our peak season some journeys may take longer

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If you do not progress as quickly as you should, we are here to help. Outside the classroom, we offer free academic consultation, guided self-study and learning support. All we ask of you in return is that you attend all classes and complete the homework set by your teachers.

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