Barnet and Southgate College, located in London, the U.K.'s capital city, is an ideal location for those who wish to improve their general English language skills.

The EFL department offers affordable and flexible English Language Programmes from elementary to advanced levels (CEFR A1 to C1), including IELTS preparation. We are accredited by the British Council, and are a Cambridge English Exam Centre.

Our qualified, dedicated and experienced teaching staff will make your learning enjoyable and stimulating. You will be able to build your confidence in speaking and listening, increase your vocabulary and accurate use of grammar, as well as prepare for the IELTS and Cambridge exams.

The classes have a strong learner focus with an active social programme, to introduce you to people and cultures from around the world, as well as experiencing the British way of life and taking you to the most iconic London locations. The College is situated in the suburbs of London, giving you a taste of life in the capital, and is accessible by train to three international airports. 

Find out how to apply to Barnet and Southgate College

Complete the form on the right to register your interest

EFL Classes 2018

We work on a flexible timetable where you can start a course every week and choose to study one, two, three or four days per week for a minimum of 2 hours, focusing on the classes that will maximise your learning. 

Find out more about the International EFL Department.

Timetable Options

Classes run in autumn, spring and summer terms and last for 12 weeks. Summer School starts on 2nd July and runs for 4 weeks. Students can start the class on a weekly basis.
Attend a testing session Monday - Friday 10 am - 16pm, Southgate Campus or email

Timetable options Times Length of course Fees
Levels offered
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Evening -Tuesday and Thursday 18:30 pm - 21:00 pm 4 weeks £150 IELTS

Part-time -  2 days a week

09:30 am - 12:30 pm 12 weeks*  

Autumn to Summer term classes












Part-time - 3 days a week

09:30 am - 12:30 pm 12 weeks*  
Full Time

09:30 am - 12:30 pm

12 weeks*

Home/EU: £1000

Overseas students: £1500
Evening -Tuesday and Thursday 18:30 pm - 21:00 pm 12 weeks  

Focus on classes

The skills classes focus on particular language skills, improving your overall English and adding value to your programme - click here for details 

Focus on Class Pronunciation & Fluency Listening & Speaking Grammar & Vocabulary

Reading & Writing

Time 13:00 pm - 14:30 pm
Campus Southgate
Fee £132

Download the full list of EFL course fees here

Please note

  • The cost of course books and exams are not included in course fees.
  • Approximate cost of Cambridge exams £50-£90 depending on the level; see IELTS official website for fees.
  • Approximate cost of course books £25-£30

Please follow this link to see the College's term dates