Studying with IH London

More than 8,000 students from over 150 different nationalities choose to study with International House London language school each year.

Our students come from different backgrounds, have different reasons for learning and different learning needs.

Over 60 years of teaching and training

Students choose to study at IH London for a variety of reasons: our 60 years of experience in language teaching; our central London location; our fantastic teaching and training staff; our extensive social programme and our vibrant school with its first-class facilities.

Achieve your learning goals

Whatever their reason for choosing us, our students find our teaching approach focuses on their individual learning needs to help them achieve their language goals.

We’re proud of the vibrant, inclusive and multinational environment we offer at International House London.

The best language learning experience

We recognise that people always learn more when they're enjoying themselves.

Whether it’s in the classroom or out and about on one of our daily social and cultural activities, student enjoyment is at the heart of the learning experience International House London offers.

When you have some free time from your studies, coming to London is all about experiencing new things in a new city. Whether you enjoy visiting museums, eating out or listening to live music, London has something to offer you.

Studying in London

London is home to more international students than any other city in the world. It is friendly, welcoming and is full of life.

Whatever interests you have outside lessons, you will find London an exciting and inspiring experience.

London for culture

London has 200 museums, many of them are free to visit. 

Our beautiful city also has 120 historic buildings, 150 theatres, 8,000 acres of park land, 33 sites of scientific interest, 37,000 listed buildings and four world heritage sites.

London for nightlife

There are bars, clubs and pubs in every part of London to discover with your new friends. Every night of the week there is something different to choose from.

Enjoy our social programme

Each day IH London's social programme has a different activity for you to try, with trips outside London at the weekend. 

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Explore London

Select a London region from the map for more information about the diverse boroughs of this amazing city.