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Taking Direct English to the world

Direct English an English language training franchise designed for aspirational adults around the world. Whether preparing for future employment, aiming for a promotion or gaining an edge on the competition, Direct English provides a learner focused solution that helps students to achieve their goals.

Direct English is already a proven system that successfully trains over 100,000 new English language learners globally every year.

With 8 core levels from beginner to advanced plus a specialist course in Business English, Direct English helps thousands of adults every year master the international language of business and communication in first-class Direct English training centers available worldwide. Understanding the need for a measurable outcome, every Direct English training center is able to certify your English ability with Linguaskill. This is an assessment developed by Cambridge Assessment English and will be recognised by employers around the world.

We’re passionate about English language training and can help people of any level become proficient in English

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Learn to speak English with confidence

Blended Learning Method

An innovative and interactive method that teaches practical and communicative English. Direct English is a quality blended learning program, which combines expert classroom teaching and one-to-one tuition, with an advanced online learning platform with Direct English Live.

Teaching practices based on 115 years’experience

We’re passionate about English Language Learning! Direct English offers more choice than any other English training provider. We can help people of any level become proficient in English

With a history dating back to 1901, the Linguaphone Group has vast experience teaching English to the world. Our foreign language training has even been used by the British Royal Family! We are proud of our rich heritage and our ever-evolving knowledge that helps develop and evolve our products and service to meet market demand,

First-class student resources

The learning process is intuitive and simple. With our innovative teaching practices combined with interactive learning resources, learning is also highly engaging and adaptable.

International franchise opportunities in a growing industry

Find out how our international network of Master franchise partners have already been successful with Direct English.

Global network of Direct English training centers worldwide

We make premium English Language Teaching available for everyone. We have helped partners globally to develop their Direct English businesses across Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

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Start a winning partnership with Direct English

Our Direct English learning system is based on a proven English Language Teaching (ELT) method developed by Louis Alexander, a world-renowned authority on the English Language and a member of the Council of Europe Committee on Modern Language Teaching, where he put helped create the basis of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Latest News

We want to help you understand our story, our goals, and what motivates us to keep delivering high-quality English Language training the world over.

Direct English language training program launches in Kazakhstan

The UK-based Linguaphone Group today announced the launch of their.

English language training in Thailand to get a boost with the arrival of Direct English

Companies and individuals alike across Bangkok will now have the.

New education franchise partnership announced for Direct English across Myanmar

During the Myanmar Trade and Investment conference taking place in.

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