Knowledge of the English Language is something that can ensure you are able to articulate your thoughts wherever you go. It goes beyond speaking of course, as one also needs to understand the intricacies of writing and reading to have an overall experience as a speaker. If you want to improve your English Language skills, you can try out any of the Top 10 English Language Centres in KL & Selangor. The results you see here are the result of our recent poll.
1) The Language House
The Language House has been in existence since 1990 in Petaling Jaya, offering English courses to those who want to improve their skills. Prices differ according to the class type, and also if you are a local or international student. The organization is certified by the Malaysian government to teach foreign students, so authenticity is assured. In addition to Intensive English Courses, they also have IELTS, Cambridge English, Business English and online courses. Other languages are also taught.
2) Awesome English Language Centre
Awesome English Language Centre is registered with the Ministry of Education and specializes in 4 modules of English teaching, namely Speaking, Listening, Reading, and Writing. Registration can be done online, and you can even see the course fees displayed on their website. Available courses are IELTS prep, professional and vocational English. Their centre is located in Wangsa Maju.
3) British Council Malaysia
The list would not be complete without mentioning British Council Malaysia. The organization’s association with Malaysia goes back decades, even before our independence, beginning with the formation of the Kuala Lumpur office in 1947. Today, their reach has expanded beyond the capital to include other states. They also conduct online courses and have English Language Schools in Kuala Lumpur, Mutiara Damansara, and Penang. Courses are available not only for adults but kids and teens as well.
4) ELS Malaysia
ELS has won many local awards in commemoration of their education excellence. With several centres located throughout the nation, they have really built a presence in the country, where their brand is concerned. Programs are available not only for students but for teachers and corporate bodies as well. They also have partnerships with many Universities in Malaysia.
5) Stratford International Language Centre
Stratford International Language Centre’s campus is located on Jalan Binjai, in the heart of KL City. It is a fully certified centre that was initially created to fulfill part of the process for students in Malaysia to enter the UK. Now, they offer a variety of language courses, in addition to English courses, IELTS prep and other courses related to language and communication. Location wise, it is quite near to the Ampang Park LRT Station, making it quite accessible. Foreign students can even enjoy their Student Services perks, to ease their transition to Malaysian life.
6) English Language Company Malaysia
More than just a language centre, English Language Company strives to make learning English fun and encourage their students to be a part of clubs and special interest classes. Classes here are small with a maximum number of 20 students, meaning teachers are able to focus on student’s needs and challenges. This centre is mainly for foreign students coming to Malaysia, and enrollment can be done online.
7) Standard Language Centre
Standard Language Centre teaches English courses for adults, those in the corporate line, primary and secondary school students. Since 1993, they have provided training for many corporate bodies in Malaysia too. They have branches in Bandar Baru Ampang, Puchong, Jalan Ipoh, Taman Putra Ampang, Rawang, Johor Bahru, among others. There are even plans to expand further in future. Courses are available for both local and international students.
8) Wall Street English
Wall Street English has 450 centres globally, and over 40 years of experience in the field. Even without signing up for a class, you will be able to take free quizzes online to assess your skills in the English language. Class times here are flexible, as students choose when to attend based on their own schedules. Free trials are also available currently if you sign up on the website.
9) Erican Language Centre
Erican's facilities are divided into four categories, their college, language centre, corporate training and kid’s school. They believe that stress should not be part of learning, particularly when it comes to languages. Participative learning is encouraged instead. Programmes available include the International English Programme, Erican Young Learners, Cambridge English, and Business English. Erican has many branches throughout Peninsula Malaysia.
IMEC stands for International Malaysian Education Centre. They offer a variety of English Language courses, such as Holiday Programs and IELTS prep. TOFEL courses are also available for aspiring teachers. Accommodation is provided for international students, and excursions are planned to inculcate a sense of camaraderie among students. Enrolments can be made online.