Welcome to Excel College English & IELTS Academy! We are a vibrant, British Council accredited English language school offering high-quality English language courses in Manchester city centre.

For over 15 years we have built an excellent reputation for quality teaching, exam success and a very friendly welcome. We offer General English courses at every level from beginner to advanced.  We are an established provider of IELTS preparation courses and have helped hundreds of students to prepare for their IELTS exams. We offer courses to students who are looking to prepare for their FCE and CAE exams. Excel College is also a listed Trinity SELT course provider and offer bespoke packages for PON, Ministays, teaching training and study groups.

Our English language courses have a focus on communication and our experienced teachers use a wide range of material to improve your skills in all aspects of the English language. From the moment you enquire our friendly, experienced and professional team will be with you every step of your journey. You will always find a member of the team willing to help you before, during and after your English language course.

If you are moving to Manchester then we offer homestay and residence accommodation, a calendar of regular social events and the opportunity to volunteer within the Manchester community. This means you will have lots of opportunities to make new friends and practise English outside of the classroom too.

Our English language courses have limited availability so apply today or contact us to talk to a member of our friendly team or book a level test and try your first English class for FREE!



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    Coffee Morning @ Excel College
    Jul 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
    Coffee Morning @ Excel College | Manchester | United Kingdom
    12:30 pm
    Come for some tea, coffee and cake in the College reception. It’s an opportunity to meet some new students and practise your English! Continue Reading
    Conversation Club @ Manchester City Centre
    Jul 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
    Conversation Club @ Manchester City Centre
    3:30 pm
    Practise speaking English and meet other Excel College students at our free Conversation Club! Every Tuesday afternoon we meet in reception and go to a local cafe for a coffee and a chat. Tell us at reception or Continue Reading
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    Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    5-a-side-football @ Soccer in the City | Manchester | England | United Kingdom
    3:00 pm
    Play a 5-a-side football match with students from Excel College & The Language Gallery Come to reception to sign up and pay. We need a 5 players. £5 per person. Continue Reading
    University Tour @ University of Manchester
    Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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