General English Lessons

This course is designed for all students who want to improve their English.
Our general English lessons follow a 5 level syllabus and our teachers will help you to improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills in English. Our teachers also try to make it fun to learn English at IH Manchester.

About the course

  • Suitable for age 16+
  • 15, 20, 25 or 30 hours per week
  • Maximum 15 students per class
  • Start any Monday (apart from school holidays – please click here for full details)
  • 1-52 weeks
  • This course is suitable for all levels of English except absolute beginners

Example School Timetable

Subject to change. GE15 and GE20 classes may also take place in the afternoon, or in a separate school building which is located just a few minutes’ walk from the main school, in high season.

This course is good for students who:

  • want to improve their English but do not have a specific goal.
  • are considering studying at an English medium university.
  • want to begin to improve their English and then move to another more specific course later.
  • are planning to spend a full academic year improving their language, study and subject skills in preparation for future studies.
  • want to discover and enjoy life in Manchester.
  • Free University Placement Service (higher education advisory service)
  • Our independent UPS advisor will guide you through every stage of the application process.

“It was a great experience, I met highly gifted and nice teachers who helped me to improve my skills.”
Emanuele, Italy

Individual Lessons

We are all different. You are unique. You will have personal objectives. Have you got to make a really important presentation for work? Have you got an important English language test or exam that you must pass? Maybe you don’t have much time? These things can be very important for you.

Maybe it’s time for some individual lessons!

With just you and your personal teacher, you can do so much more work together! You can focus on your personal, professional or educational needs and make progress much quicker. Come on! You can do it!

About the course

  • Suitable for age 16+
  • 15, 20, 25 or 30 hours per week
  • Start any Monday (apart from school holidays – please click here for full details)
  • 1-52 weeks
  • This course is suitable for all levels of English

Combination Courses

Or you can enjoy the fun of being together with your friends in group classes and also add a few individual lessons too. You can do it your way!

About the course

  • Suitable for age 16+
  • 15, 20 or 25 hours per week of group lessons(maximum 15 students per class)
  • add on 5,10,15 hours of individual lessons (maximum of 30 hours group +individual lessons per week)
  • Start any Monday (apart from school holidays – please click here for full details)
  • 1-52 weeks
  • This course is suitable for all levels of English except absolute beginners

“IH Manchester is undoubtedly an excellent school to improve your language. My 5 months experience was marvelous and unforgettable thanks to its brilliant teachers and thoughtful managers. I totally recommend it.”
Omar, Saudi Arabia

Blended Learning

Would you like some extra help with your learning? Or do you want to concentrate on business English? Our new “blended learning” could help you. As well as enjoying general English lessons, you can also take “one to one” lessons.
5 hours in total per week – 2.5 hours individual lessons + 2.5 hours of individual self-study

Students take individual lessons with the teacher for 5 x 30 minutes each week. The teacher will spend individual time with the student and help them with their individual needs. The teacher will give homework for the student to complete in between the teaching sessions. This will be reviewed by you and your teacher at every lesson.

The price for this is £90.00 GBP per week

This can be an added to a GE group lesson course.

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