Over 74,600 students worldwide have enrolled in a Direct English Live course
to successfully master their English fluency.
Over 120 years of heritage in Language training to students worldwide thanks to our mother company, Linguaphone Group.
Proven method from the UK with interactive lessons, story-based videos, quizzes, progress tests and live group lessons with native English teachers.
Friendly and fully qualified native English teachers. All our teachers are CELTA/TESL/TEFL/TESOL qualified, and fully graduated.
Suitable for all ages, all abilities and from any part of the world. Our method is designed to be adapted to your pace and knowledge!
Online graduation with digital CEFR-aligned Certificate from London at the end of your course, after 6 months.
English learning for all abilities
Direct English has been developed for people of all ages and abilities; from absolute beginners, like our Beginner 1 course, to Intermediate and advanced learners. The program enables students to learn at their own pace and can be adapted to meet specific language goals.
Our students come from all walks of life. Our proven method can be accessed through our English schools, across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, and Online, through our Direct English Live program - which includes Live lessons with teachers and our interactive learning platform.
In countries where we are not present with physical schools, we offer the opportunity to buy our Direct English Live courses from this website.
The Linguaphone Group
The Linguaphone Group operates since 1901 as a language training provider, under Direct English, English language training for professionals and students, and Pingu’s English brands, an English Language brand for kids, preschoolers and kindergarteners.
The unique learning system on which Direct English is based was developed by the innovative language author, Louis Alexander.
Our Head Offices are located in:
3rd Floor, CI TOWER St. George Sq,
New Malden KT3 4HG
Greater London, United Kingdom