Edinburgh School of English was founded in 1969 and has gained a reputation as one of the UK’s leading English language schools. Over the years, it has developed a variety of intensive English language courses to suit both adults and young learners. The programmes for 17 year olds and over, available all year round, are designed for general English purposes, professional English purposes and academic purposes, with preparation for Cambridge and IELTS examinations. Edinburgh School of English also offers language courses during the summer for children and teenagers aged 7-17 years old. These intensive programmes combine our philosophy of learning English in a fun way with a cultural and activity programme that ensures our young learners speak as much as possible during their stay. Students who want to study English in Scotland find that Edinburgh School of English, set in a welcoming and friendly city, offers the perfect language experience. Edinburgh School of English is a member of English UK and is accredited by the British Council.