Bruna, who came to Cape Town, with her husband, Guilherme, tells us about her amazing visit to Cape Town and ELC. Here's a sneak peek: "What has been your best memory in Cape Town so far? (a day, or an event, or a weekend…?) I did different things in Cape Town during that time that I have never done before like jumping from the bridge in a bungy jump, hiking Lions Head, kayaking on a river and many others. But my new friends are the best part of that time. Friends from different countries and different cultures. I hope to see them again and who knows visit their countries." It's always about the people!Read more Student Stories: Bruna from Brazil
What does a normal day at ELC look like? What will you be doing every day, Monday to Friday? In this blog, we tell you everything you need to know about your day at ELC.Read more A Day at ELC
Last week we told you about 3 reasons why you should choose to learn English in Cape Town including nature, shopping and a wide diversity of animals. This week it's all about art, food and wine and architecture.Read more Why You Should Choose Cape Town – Part 2
The friends you make here at ELC while you have this adventure of a lifetime are so important. Here we tell you why.Read more 4 reasons your Classroom Friends are important
The thought of learning a new language can be terrifying. Most people have a fear of saying the wrong thing or sounding stupid and it's even harder if you are shy. Immersion in a completely English environment is the best way to learn.Read more “Learning a new language is only for the young and/or brave.”
Every Friday we celebrate a short graduation for our students who have completed their course with us. This is a special moment where students receive their certificate, but also get to say a few words to the teachers and their classmates. Read four speeches in this blog post.Read more Graduation Day Speeches
Not everyone who takes a business English course needs to prepare for a business English exam. But, for those who do, here is a breakdown of the Cambridge business exams available to you.Read more What Business English Exams are available?
Even though cape Town is the best city in South Africa (we are biased, of course), there are so many spectacularly beautiful places to discover in the rest of the country. The question is, what are the options for travelling out of Cape Town to see the rest of these amazing places? We explore some modes of transport for travelling within South Africa in this blog post.Read more Travelling South Africa from Cape Town
Is it really possible to learn English with whatsapp? The answer is yes, and we show you how this is relevant at the UCT English Language Centre! A very special shout out to our past students who still send us wonderful greetings from afar!Read more How can Whatsapp Help you Learn English at UCT?
Learning a new language can be time-consuming and exhausting, at times. Teacher Luke provides you with 3 simple tips for speeding up your English learning.Read more Learning English Faster