Langstane Housing Aberdeen

English Language Classes

Aberdeen City Council

ACC provide free classes for minority ethnic communities and migrant workers.  Classes run on a 10 term basis, one class a week.    There is a high demand for classes  and depending on availability there can be a waiting list.  People are assessed to see which class is best for them.


Telephone 01224 538088.

Aberdeenshire Council

See the section on English classes in Community Centres.

North East Scotland College

Various courses and levels available, though these are not free.

Information and Booking Centre on 01224 612330 or email

University of Aberdeen Language Centre

General English courses designed for anyone wishing to improve all aspects of their language. These courses are part time and run for 10 weeks, one evening per week from 18.00 - 20.00 at a cost of £150. Courses are offered at three levels: Intermediate, Upper Intermediate and Advanced.

Phone 01224 272538

Polish Association Aberdeen

Basic classes for adults. Grammar, vocabulary, conversational, daytime and evening:

Wednesdays, 10am-12am & 6-8pm, Saturday, 10am-12am & 6-8pm. £40 per month. 35A Union Street,  3rd Floor, AB11 5B

Northfield Community Learning Association

Classes on a Wednesday morning (10am) and evening (6.30pm).

International House (IH) Aberdeen

IH are a private company offering a variety of classes such as pre-university courses and preparation for English language exams.  Geared towards students, potential students, professionals, spouse/partners of professionals etc.  Cost is roughly £10/hour.

Visit the International House website.

Telephone:  01224 634006