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General English


Learn the foundations of the English language and practice the four main skills of language production: reading, writing, listening and speaking. This course develops all aspects of English language competence in a personalised course delivered by our qualified and experienced English language teachers.

Why you should study General English with us

About you: You’re interested in learning to use the English language, whether for education, work or travel. You may be a complete beginner or an advanced speaker looking to formalise your skills for work or education. Whatever your reason for studying we’ll help you do develop the language and skillsets required to learn the English language.

How it works
Suitable for all levels A0 - C2
Develop a strong language foundation with skills focussed classes
Learn the main language skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking and mediation
Flexible course options to suit your schedule
Student Satisfaction

Course Structure & Dates

Course Details

We know you are busy, so we offer a range of course options to suit your schedule. Choose your per week schedule depending on your time frame and language goals. Courses available for one-to-one tuition or closed groups for:

  • 5 Hours
  • 10 Hours
  • 15 Hours
  • 20 Hours
  • 30 Hours
  • 60 Hours

Study one-to-one with a professional and qualified English language teacher. All our teachers are passionate and experienced in providing enjoyable and safe learning environments.

You’ll develop your English by learning grammar, vocabulary, and language functions. Following language development lessons; you will apply your learning and new knowledge with practical real-world exercises.

We will work with you to determine a schedule and start dates that suits your timeline.


Your General English course will cost:

One-to-one course

  •  5 Hours – £225
  • 10 Hours – £450
  • 15 Hours – £675
  • 20 Hours – £900
  • 30 Hours – £1,350
  • 60 Hours – £2,700


Group Courses

  • 5 Hours – £375
  • 10 Hours – £750
  • 15 Hours – £1,125
  • 20 Hours – £1,500
  • 30 Hours – £2,250
  • 60 Hours – £4,500

OI Digital Institute is a member of the British Association of Lecturers in English for Academic Purposes (BALEAP). BELEAP is an accreditation and membership body established to sustain the standards required for the specialist teaching of English for Academic Purposes.

Why OI Digital Institute?

We provide students with high-quality online education courses. We pride ourselves on offering flexible study options tailored to your needs and recognised by leading Higher Education institutions and professional bodies.

How we're different

Our mission is to create access to education and provide more opportunities for students to achieve their higher education goals worldwide. We believe that online learning can and should be more than reading pages of text and watching videos of a person who you’ve never met and probably never will. Real people, real teachers and genuine contact can make a good experience great. And we should know, as part of Oxford International, we’ve been helping international students achieve exceptional results for 30 years.

What our students say?

We create our courses with students in mind. We look at helping you to achieve results while also enjoying the experience of learning. As such, we regularly receive great feedback from our students, and we use this to find ways to always do more for you while you’re studying with us. Hear more about what our students have to say…

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for our General English courses. No matter what your English language level we can help you reach your language goals within your timeline.

You will need access to a laptop or smartphone with a webcam and audio capabilities
You will need access to a reliable internet connection

Meet the team

Passionate, creative and caring, our team are dedicated to helping you learn without limits.

Students and professionals use OI Digital Institute

The level of teaching, experience and patience from the course providers was absolutely incredible. It was intense, there was a lot to learn in a short space of time, but it was structured to ensure it was taught and consumed at an attainable pace. It was extremely rewarding.
Dan Parkinson

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We are always here to help you through your student journey. Reach out to us via email, phone or use the live chat feature.


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Frequently asked questions

Our qualified and experienced teaching staff are passionate about helping you to develop the academic skills and language required for your future education and career.

Our fantastic group of teachers have been trained specifically to deliver online classes and use all the tools available to ensure your learning experience is enjoyable and academically successful. Our staff pride themselves on providing the best educational experiences and assisting you to reach your goals.

Still have a question?

If you can’t find answer to your question in FAQs, please feel free to Contact Us. We respond to most queries within 24 hours.