UCT English Language Centre

The UCT English Language Centre offers a wide range of English Language courses, including conversational English, business English, and preparation courses for the IELTS (International English Language Test System), TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), FCE (First Certificate in English) or CAE (Certificate in Advanced English) exams. Our English for Academic Purposes (EAP) programme is designed for students who need to use English in a University context, and covers topics including essay writing, giving presentations and dealing with academic texts.

At this language school, located in the vibrant, academically diverse Faculty of Humanities at UCT, students find themselves at the hub of creativity and excitement. As a UCT student, you will be able to participate in university life and culture and to take part in social activities, sports clubs and other societies.


  • Offers a wide range of English language courses
  • Provides access to avenues of student life at UCT
  • Covers huge range of topics within its courses