Online English Courses

We are passionate about teaching languages. We love giving people the skills they need to communicate with confidence in English. but we realise that not everybody can travel to the UK to learn so we have set up online English language courses at different times of the day so that everybody can join in, no matter where they are or what time zone they live in. Join IH Bristol’s online English courses and exam preparation with other international students and make the progress you need to make. Classes are live online with our qualified IH Bristol teachers. We are committed to providing a fun, engaging and highly effective learning experience for all our students, continuing the high standards of education that we have maintained over the last 33 years! Our online lessons will inspire you to follow your dreams, they will allow you to study at the pace you want with students from different countries.

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Online course options - Monday-Friday:

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Study Monday-Friday | Start any Monday | Book any number of weeks


Online course options - part-time:

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All options will be available to book online shortly - for now, please register your interest by emailing

Benefits of studying online with us:

  • Study from the comfort of your own home - no travel expenses
  • Classes are live with our qualified IH Bristol teachers
  • Group classes are mixed nationality (English is the only common language)
  • Different timetable options available, choose the one which suits you best
  • General English and exam preparation options available
  • Interactive classes which integrate skills, grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation practice
  • We guarantee the quality of our courses with the IH Online Promise 

We are committed to providing a fun, engaging and highly effective online learning experience for all our students, continuing the high standards of education that we have maintained for our 33 years of operation. Learning online can be done as a stand alone course or you can combine it with a face-to-face English language course in Bristol. It is a great way of keeping up your language skills when you are unable to travel.

Special Offers

Great news! If you are interested in booking an online course with us, we have TWO offers available:

  • Book 4 weeks of Online English (7.5/15/22.5 hours per week) and get 1 week FREE (please book your course as normal via the booking form; free weeks will be applied after)
  • Study online and receive FREE credit towards a face-to-face course in Bristol in 2021/22, equal to the value paid for your online course.

Please note: only 1 offer may be redeemed per person. Please specify which offer you would like to take advantage of in the "Additional Info or Requirements" box on the booking page. These offers have no cash value and no refund can be claimed if free weeks or credit are not redeemed by 31st December 2022.

Studying Online with IH Bristol


Your online classroom

Your online classroom is just like a real classroom! Watch the video below to see what your class will be like.

What to expect - A sample class activity

We can also offer bespoke closed group courses at any time of year: please contact to tell us about your requirements

What do you need to study online?

  • For the best experience, you need a laptop, desktop computer, or a large tablet device. Smartphone screens are too small for you to experience the class, so please use a laptop or PC if at all possible.
  • You need an internet broadband connection: for gallery view and/or 720p HD video, 1.5Mbps/1.5Mbps (up/down) 
  • For sound and video, it is best with headphones and a webcam, or you can use the camera and speaker on your computer.

That's it! You will receive a weekly email with the link to join your classes. Zoom is very simple to use, but if you're unsure take a look at our helpful video

Not sure which course is best for you? Contact us if you have any questions.