General English

Card holders of the European Youth Card Greece are entitled to 10% discount on the General English - 20 hours course

In our General English programme, our expert teachers use carefully sequenced activities featuring real-world content to fully prepare you for interaction and guide you to develop your voice in English.

General English is an integrated skills programme for adults and young adults that runs over the whole year. You can choose to follow the whole programme of 120 hours or join the programme at one of the many entry points and follow as many hours as you need to build your confidence.

General English is linked to the Common European Framework of Reference for languages and makes your learning immediately relevant to employers and international language qualifications.

General English At the end of this programme,
A1 you will be able to understand and use very common everyday expressions and simple phrases for immediate needs and communicate in a simple way.
A2 you will be able to understand sentences and common expressions about familiar topics and communicate in simple, everyday tasks.
B1 you will be able to manage most situations on a trip to places where English is used and produce simple, organised texts about familiar topics.
B2 you will be able to communicate comfortably with other English speakers and produce texts on many subjects.
C1 you will be able to express yourself fluently and spontaneously and use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
C2 you will be able to understand with ease practically everything you hear or read and express yourself fluently and accurately in complex situations.

Course information

  • Course Levels

    A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2

40-hour courses
Course dates & timetables

This programme consists of three courses.

Each course lasts 40 hours over ten weeks, two lessons of two hours a week.

Face to Face Courses

Course 1

 9 October – 13 December 2023

Monday & Wednesday

18.00–20.00

Course 2

 15 January – 27 March 2024

Monday & Wednesday

18.00–20.00

Course 3

8 April - 1 July 2024

Monday & Wednesday

18.00–20.00

Exact timetable will depend on level.

For further information about the academic calendar and holidays, please see our Kolonaki Teaching Centre page.

Course fees

€470* per ten-week course

* €50 discount if you also register for our Speaking and Listening course.

*Refer a friend or a family member and we will reward you and them with a €50 discount on the next 40-hour course.

Payment of the standard course fee of €470 in two instalments only by credit card.

Find out more about our payment terms and conditions.

20-hour courses
Course dates & timetables

The programme consists of six courses.

Each course lasts 20 hours over five weeks, two lesson of 2 hours a week.

Face to Face Courses

Course 1

9 October – 8 November 2023

Monday & Wednesday

20.00–22.00

Course 2

13 November – 13 December 2023

Monday & Wednesday

20.00–22.00

Course 3

15 January – 14 February 2024

Monday & Wednesday

20.00–22.00

Course 4

19 February – 27 March 2024

Monday & Wednesday

20.00–22.00

Course 5

8 April – 23 May 2024

Monday & Wednesday

20.00–22.00

Course 6

27 May to 1 July

Monday & Wednesday

20.00–22.00

Exact timetable will depend on level.

For further information about the academic calendar and holidays, please see our Kolonaki Teaching Centre page.

Course fees

€260 per five-week course, by the start of each course.

€50 discount for registrations in two 20-hour courses, over ten weeks, by the start of the course.

Find out more about our payment terms and conditions.