Online English Courses - Adults


The first 100 students to book and pay for an online English course receive credit for face-to-face English courses in Bristol for the same amount of money! You can use these FREE face-to-face weeks until the end of 2021 (excluding July 2020 and July 2021). This offer is valid for all online bookings of the courses listed below after 21st April 2020.

There is no limit to the number of weeks! The more weeks of online English you pay for now, the more credit you get for your FREE future face-to-face courses in Bristol!

You can find the full conditions of the offer here:

Join IH Bristol’s online English courses and exam preparation with other international students. Enrol here or at the bottom of this page.

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!

Benefits of studying online with us:

· Study from the comfort of your own home

· 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

Courses for adults consist of 15 hours or 5 hours per week, plus 10 hours per week for IELTS courses, and 10 hours for Juniors. Classes are live with our qualified IH Bristol teachers. 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.


Find out more about our online classes:

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


Online course options

Adult online English classes (16 years and over)

General English

IELTS English Exam Preparation

Cambridge English Exam Preparation (B2 First/C1 Advanced)

Private 1:1 classes (16+)

1:1 lessons to meet you individual English learning needs and schedule. For prices and further information please email us directly with your enquiry.

Courses for juniors (12-17 years)

We offer an online Summer Junior Programme and Cambridge Preparation course. 

Online course times

Courses run Monday to Friday every day. You can start any Monday and you can choose morning or afternoon lessons (all times below UK London time). Please book your course and complete the level test we will send you at least five days before you start your course. This is so we can check your English level is suitable for our courses.

Morning classes: 9:15am – 12:45pm UK time (including breaks) = 15 hours/week

Morning IELTS classes: 9.45am-12:15pm (including breaks) = 10 hours/week

Afternoon classes: 2:00pm – 5:30pm UK time (including breaks) = 15 hours/week

Afternoon IELTS classes: 2:30pm-4:45pm (including breaks) = 10 hours/week

5-hour per week option: 5:30-6:30pm Monday-Friday, or 7:00pm-8.15pm Monday-Thursday = 5 hours/week


15 hours per week: 1-3 weeks: £125/week, 4+ weeks: £105/week

10 hours per week: £110/week

5 hours per week: £49/week

The online course includes

  • Lessons with our qualified IH Bristol teachers, maximum 15 students per class
  • Interactive group activities, and mixed-nationality classes
  • Free e-coursebook for adult students (thanks to Oxford University Press)
  • Speaking test & personal needs check, online, with the Principal/experienced teacher
  • Level test, to make sure you receive the right level of teaching
  • Phrase of the day
  • Online receptionist, available twice a day
  • Free social activities each week, online
  • Free online study material
  • Useful English expressions
  • End-of-course certificate

Contact us if you have any questions.

To book the online courses follow the right "Enrol Now" button below.

Online Adult Courses

General English Adults 15 hours / week - Online Download Syllabus £125.00 Enrol Now
Cambridge English exam prep Adults - Online Download Syllabus £125.00 Enrol Now
IELTS English exam preparation - Online Download Syllabus £110.00 Enrol Now
General English Adults 5 hours / week - Online Download Syllabus £49.00 Enrol Now