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Take your exam with IHTA

Sit your English language exam with International House Trust Assessment (IHTA). We are an accredited centre for IELTS, Cambridge, OET and other exams.

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Learn a Foreign Language – Online or Face-to-face

We offer foreign language courses in Arabic, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish and Russian.

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The Executive Centre – online options

Language training for your career: from Business English to Medical English, one-to-one or bespoke group courses, everything is focused on your goals. Online executive training available.

The Executive Centre Online courses

A London social life

London is one of the most famous cities in the world – voted the best city for students. Remarkable things to see or do in London are everywhere and our dedicated social team can be your guide. Explore London and meet international friends. Online social activities also available for our online courses!

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Our story

Our story began in 1953, with our founders John Haycraft (CBE) and his wife Brita Haycraft who started a school because they believed in international communication and building communities across cultures.

Who we are
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Free resources for you

We publish interesting articles, resources and guides and make them available to everyone on our blog. If you’d like to see an article, guide or learning resource on a particular topic let us know!

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Our friendly multilingual team are always happy to help you find the perfect course.

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Why learn with us?

International House London is the no. 1 year-round language school with the best value courses in Central London as rated by the EL Gazette and based on British Council inspections.

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