General English courses for business

Our General English courses are designed to improve every aspect of your everyday English. Helping you learn real language skills for the type of everyday situations you encounter at work.

The lessons are interactive, sociable and fun and have clear objectives that contribute to your overall progress and move you closer to achieving your individual language goals. Your teacher will give you structured learning tasks and monitor your progress, providing you with guidance and feedback to help you become more fluent and more confident with your English.

Take this course with the world’s English experts and you will:

  • Better understand and participate in interactions with English speaking colleagues and clients
  • Gain confidence in your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills
  • Build up your overall level of English
  • Be taught by highly qualified and experienced teachers
  • Receive a 10% discount when registering for a Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) or Proficiency (CPE) exam
  • Receive free membership of the British Council library. Find out more about the benefits of our library services.

Students will complete a test at the end of the course, given feedback on their strengths are and where there is room for improvement.

Course information

  • Levels

    Beginner, Elementary, Pre-intermediate, Intermediate, Upper-intermediate, Pre-Advanced, Advanced and Proficiency.

    Book a level test

  • Course Format

    34.5 hours of English.
    Between 8 and 16 students in each class.

  • Course locations

    Bucharest (Main CentreAmzei and Codecs)
    Iași

  • Cost per module

    According to location.

Bucharest
Extensive courses

Costs

Students Cost
New students 1500
Second family member
Applicable to the second member of the family registered for a course within the same session.
1400
Returning students
Applicable to students who were registered for a course during the last 12 months.
1400

Students can also choose to pay a non-refundable reservation fee of 150 RON, followed by the payment of the course fee difference by 30 August 2019.

All costs are listed in RON and do not include the course books.

The timetable for the academic yesar 2019 - 2020

The Autumn Term takes place between 12 September and 2 December 2019. The calendar is identical for all our premises in Bucharest and can be consulted here.

Level Days Time
Beginner Tuesday and Thursday 19.30
Elementary 1a Tuesday and Thursday 19.30
Wednesday and Friday 08.15
1b Tuesday and Thursday 19.30
  Wednesday and Friday 10.00
1c Tuesday and Thursday 17.45
Wednesday and Friday 10.00, 19.30
Pre-Intermediate 2a Tuesday and Thursday 10.00, 19.30
Wednesday and Friday 17.45
2b Tuesday and Thursday 19.30
Wednesday and Friday 10.00, 17.45, 19.30
2c Monday (double lesson) 17.45
Tuesday and Thursday 19.30
Wednesday and Friday 08.15, 17.45
Intermediate 3a Monday (double lesson) 17.45
Tuesday and Thursday 17.45
Wednesday and Friday 10.00, 19.30
3b Monday (double lesson) 17.45
Tuesday and Thursday 10.00, 17.45
Wednesday and Friday 19.30
3c Monday (double lesson) 17.45
Tuesday and Thursday 08.15
Wednesday and Friday 19.30
Upper-Intermediate 4 Monday (double lesson) 17.45 
Tuesday and Thursday 08.15, 17.45, 19.30
Wednesday and Friday 10.00, 17.45, 19.30
Pre-Advanced 5
Monday (double lesson) 17.45
Tuesday and Thursday 10.00, 17.45, 19.30
Wednesday and Friday 08.15, 19.30
Advanced Skills Wednesday and Friday 08.15, 19.30

Please note that exact class timetables will be confirmed upon registration.

Bucharest
Intensive courses

Costs

Students Cost
New students 1500
Second family member
Applicable to the second member of the family registered for a course within the same session.
1400
Returning students
Applicable to students who were registered for a course during the last 12 months.
1400

Students can also choose to pay a non-refundable reservation fee of 150 RON, followed by the payment of the course fee two weeks prior to the beginning of the course.

All costs are listed in RON and do not include the course books.

The timetable for the academic year 2019 - 2020

 The academic calendar is identical for all our premises in Bucharest and can be consulted here.

Level Period Days Times
Pre-Intermediate 2a 18 Sep. - 23 Oct. 2019 Wednesday and Friday 17.45 - 21.00
2b 25 Oct. - 29 Nov 2019 Wednesday and Friday 17.45 - 21.00
Intermediate 3a 17 Sep. - 22 Oct. 2019 Tuesday and Thursday 17.45 - 21.00
3b 24 Oct. - 28 Nov. 2019 Tuesday and Thursday 17.45 - 21.00
Upper-Intermediate 4 (Autumn) 18 Sep. - 23 Oct. 2019 Wednesday and Friday 17.45 - 21.00
4 (Winter) 25 Oct. - 29 Nov. 2019 Wednesday and Friday 17.45 - 21.00

Please note that exact class timetables will be confirmed upon registration.

Iași
Extensive courses

Costs

Students Cost
New students 998
Second family member
Applicable to the second member of the family registered for a course within the same session.
928
Returning students
Applicable to students who were registered for a course during the last 12 months.
968

Students can also choose to pay a non-refundable reservation fee of 100 RON, followed by the payment of the course fee difference by 30 August 2019.

All costs are listed in RON and do not include the course books.

The timetable for the academic year 2019 - 2020

The Autumn Term takes place between 12 September and 02 December 2019. The can be consulted here.

Level Days Times
Elementary 1a Monday and Wednesday 08.15
Pre-Intermediate 2a Wednesday and Friday 16.45
Intermediate 3a Wednesday and Friday 18.30
Upper-Intermediate 4a Tuesday and Thursday 18.30

Please note that exact class timetables will be confirmed upon registration.