Please read the list of Frequently Asked Questions to see if this covers what you would like to know. If it does not, please do not hesitate to contact us to receive a direct response from a member of our experienced staff.

A: Yes, Golders College is accredited by the British Council

A: Yes, you can study 2 days, 3 days, 4 days or 5 days a week.

A: On your first day we will give you a written test and a speaking test.

A: The average number in a class is 12 and our maximum is 24.

A: Yes, you will need to fill in a form in reception or online.

A: Students come to Golders Green College from all over the world. At our last check, we had over 30 different nationalities.

A: All our teachers hold internationally recognised teaching qualifications; either the Cambridge CELTA or the Trinity Cert TESOL. Some teachers also hold advanced qualifications such as the Trinity Dip TESOL, Cambridge DELTA or an MA in EFL.

A: You can pay by bank transfer, credit or debit card or in cash. Credit cards have a 3% surcharge.

A: Yes, you need to fill in a request form in reception or online.

A: Students aged 16 and above can join our standard adult classes. We can run courses for groups of children all year round as long as they are in a group of at least 15 and are accompanied by a group leader. Please contact us for more details.

A: We can arrange for a one-to-one tutor who will create lesson to suit your exact needs.

A: Please discuss this with your teacher and/or the Principal/DOS.

A: If you from a non-EU country, you may need to apply for a visa. Our friendly and efficient team of administrators will provide all assistance required for you to process your genuine visa application when you enrol at the college. Here is a quick summary of the visa types available:


Type of Visa

Student Visitor Visa (SVV)Extended Student Visitor Visa (ESVV) Child Visitor Visa
Age18+18+ Under 18
Course LengthUp to 6 monthsUp to 11 monthsUp to 6 months
Can I work in the UK?NoNoNo
Minimum level of EnglishAnyAnyAny
Do I need a visa letter?Visa LetterVisa LetterVisa Letter

You must show your visa letter / visa to Immigration Control when you arrive at the airport.
1.You must bring your passport with you on your first day at Golders Green College.

For up-to-date information on visas, please follow the link below to the Home Office website:

A: The morning classes are more in demand than the afternoon classes so we offer a reduced price for the afternoon classes.


The Area

Golders Green College is situated in a safe, residential area only 20 minutes from the centre

About the college

English Language College Golders Green College (Established 1941) (EFL Courses for Overseas


Our North London College has been providing English language courses for over 70 years. We


Terms and Conditions To enrol a student we need to receive payment of tuition and registration


Please read the list of Frequently Asked Questions to see if this covers what you would like to

Experience London

St Paul’s Cathedral St Paul’s Cathedral is more than 300 years old. It was built between 1675

VISA information

Do you need a visa? If you are from one of the following countries, you do not need a visa for

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