Westminster Academy

Based in
Oxford Street, Greater London, United Kingdom
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Westminster Academy was first established in 2002 as an English Language School in the
prominent Oxford Street in London. It has been running successfully since then, and it has seen over 20,000 students go through its programs and leave satisfied with the services provided by us.
Westminster Academy has grown considerably since then and has branched out outside of
the English Language Department toward professional and affordable Further Education Programs.
Since 2009 we have been able to offer the following in addition to our English Language Programs:
Certificate in Information Technology (QCA Level 4)
Diploma in Information Technology (QCA Level 5)
Professional Graduate Diploma in Information Technology (QCA Level 6)
Higher Diploma in Business Management (QCF Level 5)
Graduate Diploma in Business Management (QCF Level 6)
Level 5 Diploma in Hospitality Management (QCF Level 5)
Level 6 Diploma in Hospitality Management (QCF Level 6)
Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology (QCF Level 7)
We are still predominantly an English Language School and are currently in the process of
becoming British Council Accredited. We hope to be accredited by September 2012, however we
have recently successfully passed an UKBA requested educational oversight inspection carried out by the Independent Schools Inspectorate. You may be able to see the report produced by the inspection team on the ISI website by clicking on the following link:
We are also currently Licensed by the UKBA as an A rated Sponsor and as such we are able
to sponsor students to obtain Student-Visitor Visas as well as Tier 4 Student Visas. We have recently put in our application to become a Highly trusted Sponsor and are hopeful it will be coming in shortly. We are also accredited by the following prestigious national awarding bodies: Accreditation Services for International Colleges (ASIC), Association of Business Executives (ABE), British Computer
Society (BCS), Association of Business Practitioners (ABP), Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality(CTH) and Oxford Cambridge and RSA examinations (OCR).
All of our English courses are of high quality and we employ qualified and experienced
Teaching staff in order to maintain the level of education provided at Westminster Academy. The following English Language Programs are available at Westminster Academy:
General English: Beginner Level, Elementary Level, Pre-Intermediate Level, Intermediate Level, UpperIntermediate Level and Advanced Level, IELTS Exam Preparation Course
First Certificate in English (Cambridge FCE)
Certificate in Advanced English (Cambridge CAE)
Certificate of Proficiency in English (Cambridge CPE)
Business English Certificates (Cambridge BEC)
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOLB2 Level for Tier 4 students only)
Cultural English (including trips to cultural places in London as well British History and Society)
English for specific purposes (Academic, Work, Business, Medicine, Hospitality trade, Commercial,
Catering, etc – specifically designed by request)
English for youngster (Specifically designed for 10-16 year olds, using topics of interest for those
One to One tuition
English Conversation and Pronunciation
English Linguistics and Phonetics
Intensive English
English Language in British Literature
One of our greatest assets is our location, we are situated in the heart of London as
previously mentioned on Oxford Street. As you may be well aware Oxford Street is one of the most famous and prestigious streets in the UK and Europe. We are close to many other iconic places such as, Hyde Park, the British Museum, Regent Street, Trafalgar Square, Regents Park, Soho, Leicester Square, Piccadilly Circus and many more. We are also a stone throws away from Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Waterloo (with the London Eye), Tower Bridge, Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, Green Park and many more. The transport connection is excellent we have 2
stations that serve us Oxford Circus and Tottenham Court Road, where the Bakerloo, Central, Victoria and Northern line alight. The is also a huge network of bus services from Oxford Street or the adjoining streets, and plenty of Black cabs available if you are in a hurry.
Also an advantage to being located in Oxford Street is the amount of amenities available to
all of our students and visitors. As the biggest shopping street in the UK, Oxford Street boasts of a variety of shopping outlets as well as endless cuisine options and services to the public, our students
are never bored.

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