Our teaching gets you talking

Whether you are an experienced professional, recent graduate, student or jobseeker, everyone can learn to speak a new language!

Do you want to brush up on your English skills?

Business, General and Academic English courses in a relaxed atmosphere with expert guidance and teaching.

Everyone can learn to speak a new language fluently!

Whether you are an experienced professional, recent graduate, student or jobseeker, everyone can learn to speak a new language!

Welcome to inlingua Edinburgh

We are a language centre based in the heart of the beautiful and historic capital of Scotland. We offer a personalised approach to language learning with small class sizes of no more than 10 students in group lessons. We provide courses to suit every language level from beginner to advanced, with a range of options available, including General English, Professional Business English, Exam Preparation and Foreign Language Training. Please note that the minimum age for English courses is 18.

Your Accredited School

Inlingua Edinburgh is British Council accredited and an English UK member, meaning that our teaching team and courses are recognised as being of the highest standard. We have a strong international reputation for providing high quality English language courses in a warm and professional atmosphere.

General English
Brush up your English knowledge
Exam Preparation
We have a strong reputation for preparing students to sit academic English exams such as: IELTS, TOEIC, PET, FCE, CAE and CPE
Erasmus+ Programmes
We offer range of courses that are eligible for funding through the new Erasmus+ programme: English Teacher Training, CLIL, Enhanced English Skills
Business English
This option is designed for professionals and business people who would like to work in a small group
Work Placements
We have been arranging work placements for professionals, students and graduates since 2007
Language Courses
We are pleased to offer courses in over 19 different languages all year round

Why choose inlingua Edinburgh

We believe that Edinburgh is the best place to study English in the UK and our students seem to agree. For those of you who still need some convincing, check out some of these reasons below.

Accommodation, transport, books, a new language…. if you’re coming to learn English in Edinburgh there is a lot to organise. inlingua Edinburgh is an English language school that prides itself on personal service, and we are pleased to help our students in whatever way we can to make their stay as enjoyable and productive as possible.

Small class sizes with a maximum of 10 per class

inlingua international recognised teaching method and materials

Free high-speed Wi-Fi access

We rotate our English teachers to give you real-life experience while studying English

Teachers are qualified and experienced native speakers

Cultural activities: art exhibitions, film nights, scottish dance initiations, whisky tastings

Free coffee and tea!

British Council accredited since 2010 and English UK member



Happy Students since 2004

Cups of coffee in 2017

The beautiful city of Edinburgh

There are many reasons why coming to live in Edinburgh is an experience you will never forget. Great food, stunning views, relaxed lifestyle, a student city, festivals and incredible nightlife. What more could you want?

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inlingua Edinburgh
40 Shandwick Place
Edinburgh, EH2 4RT, UK
+44 (0)131 220 5119

  Opening Hours

Monday 9am – 8pm
Tuesday 9am – 8pm
Wednesday 9am – 8pm
Thursday 9am – 8pm
Friday 9am – 5.30pm