CAVC English Academy

Study at Cardiff and Vale College . Live in the Capital City of Wales. Experience the United Kingdom.

Welcome to our English Academy!

We offer high-quality English language education for students of all levels. Our goal is to help you develop the skills and confidence to communicate effectively in real-world situations.

Our experienced teachers create a supportive learning environment tailored to your needs. Through engaging lessons, we help you improve your English proficiency and achieve your language learning goals.

Whether you're a beginner starting your English language journey, an intermediate learner improving your communication skills, or an advanced student perfecting your abilities, our academy has the resources and expertise to help you succeed.

About Us

CAVC English Academy is accredited by the British Council for teaching English. Located in Cardiff, Wales, our academy is renowned for its high-quality education and experienced staff.

We offer General English and Academic English (IELTS) courses. Our General English courses focus on everyday communication skills, covering grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Our Academic English (IELTS) course prepares students for academic or professional purposes, including IELTS exam practice and strategies.

Our supportive and dynamic learning environment encourages student participation and engagement. We provide modern facilities as well as an exciting student experience programme with a range of social activities and events which offer opportunities to practice English and make new friends.

As part of Cardiff and Vale College (CAVC), our English Academy benefits from the college's resources, expertise, and reputation for high-quality education and support.

Discover English language in Our Capital City

Welcome to Cardiff, the vibrant capital city of Wales, offering a dynamic study experience. Discover world-class universities and colleges, rich history, impressive architecture, an impressive waterfront, a range of cultural venues, diverse dining, sporting passion, excellent shopping, and stunning natural landscapes within the capital region of Wales. With easy links to other major UK cities such as London in under 2 hours, Cardiff is your gateway to improving your English language & experiencing the best of the UK.

Our Courses

Our courses include tuition, student support, course materials, regular tutor feedback, and an end-of-course certificate.

We offer General English courses at different levels, from beginner to intermediate, and an Academic English (IELTS) course. The General English courses are termly programmes, while the Academic English (IELTS) course runs from September to July.

Choose our 15 Hour Bundle for a structured learning experience with discounted tuition rates and included enrolment and course materials fees. We also offer flexible options with part-time schedules.

English Academy Dates

- Spring Programme: 8th January 2024 - 22nd March 2024 (10 weeks)
- Summer Programme: 8th April 2024 - 12th July 2024 (12 weeks)

Join us to improve your language skills in reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Our small class sizes ensure personalised attention, and our experienced teachers create an optimal learning environment.

Course Fees & Options

15 Hour Bundle:

Our 15 Hour Bundle is a popular choice among students looking for a structured and immersive learning experience. This bundle includes 15 hours of tuition per week for a term, along with all necessary course materials. By choosing this option, you not only receive a discounted tuition rate but also have the convenience of having your enrolment and course materials fee included.

Spring: £2,500
Summer: £3,000

Flexible Options:

At the English Academy, we understand that not all students may require a 15-hour bundle or have the availability to commit to a full-time schedule. Therefore, we offer flexible options to accommodate different needs:

- Part of a Programme (9 - 14 hours per week): For those seeking a more tailored schedule, you can choose to enrol in part of a programme. With this option, you can select the number of hours that best suit your availability and language learning goals. The cost for part of a programme is £17 per hour.

Please note that for students who do not choose a 15-hour bundle, there are two additional fees to consider:

1. Course Materials Fee: A fee of £45 is applicable to cover the cost of course materials, which are essential for your learning journey at the English Academy.

2. Enrolment Fee: An enrolment fee of £35 is required for all students who do not select a 15-hour bundle.

We have a minimum 4-week enrolment requirement, and a minimum of 9 hours per week for all students to ensure consistent progress.

Take advantage of our special promotional offers. Terms and conditions apply.

Skills Classes

Enhance your language skills with our add-on Skills Classes, such as English for Work (Business English), Communications Skills (Speaking & Listening), and IELTS Skills Class. These three individual classes provide focused instruction to cater to specific needs.

Each add-on Skills Class is £50 per week for 3 hours of tuition.


We understand that finding suitable accommodation is important for international students. There are various options available, including student residences with ensuite rooms and shared facilities.

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Unlock your language potential, and embark on an exciting educational adventure at the CAVC English Academy.

Study, Live and Experience with CAVC!

Academic English for IELTS

This is a full-time English course for students at Intermediate and Higher level, with a good range of English. Students will develop their spoken and written Academic English to improve their IELTS.