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Take this course with the world’s English experts and you will:

  • learn real language skills for every aspect of your everyday English
  • become more fluent and gain confidence in your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills
  • be taught by highly qualified and experienced teachers
  • receive feedback on your progress measured by continuous assessment and a formal test at the end of the course.

Intensive courses

Our regular courses in General English include 36 hours of classes over 12 weeks. We also offer intensive courses covering the same content and the same number of hours but twice as fast – only for six weeks. 

Course information

  • Levels

    Elementary (A1), Pre-intermediate (A2), Intermediate (B1), Upper-intermediate (B2) and Advanced (C1).

  • Course format

    General English courses

    36 hours / 24 lessons, twice a week, over 12 weeks  

    General English, intensive course

    36 hours / 12 lessons, twice a week, over 6 weeks

  • Course location

    Classes are taught at our Pest centre (Madách Imre street 13-14, Budapest).

  • Price

    General English courses

    The full price of the course for one term is 111,600 Ft.

    General English, intensive courses (6 weeks)

    The full price of the course for one term is 111,600 Ft.

Pest centre
Terms and timetables

TERM 1: 16 September to 16 December 2020

TERM 2: 6 January to 26 March 2021

TERM 3: 30 March to 18 June 2021

Levels Days Time
Elementary Tuesday and Thursday 16.00-17.30
Pre-intermediate Monday and Wednesday 17.45-19.15
Intermediate Tuesday and Thursday 16.00-17.30
Intermediate Monday and Wednesday 17.45-19.15
Upper-intermediate Tuesday and Thursday 16.00-17.30
Upper-intermediate Monday and Wednesday 19.30-21.00
Advanced Monday and Wednesday 19.30-21.00

Intensive - Intermediate

16 September to 2 November

Monday and Wednesday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Intermediate

4 November to 14 December

Monday and Wednesday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Pre-intermediate

17 September to 3 November 

Tuesday and Thursday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Pre-intermediate

5 November to 15 December

Tuesday and Thursday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Intermediate

17 September to 3 November

Tuesday and Thursday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Intermediate

5 November to 15 December

Tuesday and Thursday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Upper-intermediate

17 September to 3 November

Tuesday and Thursday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Upper-intermediate

5 November to 15 December

Tuesday and Thursday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Advanced

17 September to 3 November

Tuesday and Thursday 10.00-13.15

Intensive - Advanced

5 November to 15 December

Tuesday and Thursday 10.00-13.15

Please note that class timetables are subject to change.

List of public holidays and non-teaching days can be found here.

INFORMATION FOR PAYMENT VIA BANK TRANSFER

If you choose to pay via bank transfer, please make your payment to the bank account below.

Bank: Citibank Zrt.

Bank account holder: British Council Hungary

Bank account number: 10800007-77237006-00000000

SWIFT/BIC code: CITIHUHX

IBAN code: HU46 1080 0007 7723 7006 0000 0000

We accept the following payments into our bank account:

  • electronic bank transfer using your internet banking service
  • direct debit from your bank 
  • direct deposit*.

* Cash payments can only be received from the Citibank branch below: 1133 Budapest, Váci street 80. (Promenade Gardens Irodaház at Dózsa György út metro station).