IELTS Exam Dates 2014

IELTS or ‘International English Language Testing System’ is one of the world’s leading tests of English for higher education, immigration and employment. Prepare for and write the IELTS exam at EC Cape Town- an authorised IELTS testing centre! The IELTS test dates for 2014 are: 18 January 01 February 08 March 05 April 17 May … Read more

Kalkfontein “Rainbow Dreamers” Volunteer Project

EC teacher Aaliya set up the KalkfonteinVolunteer Project which was born out of the student’s sincere interest to meet and interact with local Capetonians. The vision is to build bridges of friendship and contact between locals and foreigners inspiring our local young minds to aspire and reach for their dreams just as our foreign friends are … Read more

Cambridge CAE Class finish their preparation course!

What an experience for these guys having just finished a 12 week intensive preparation course for the CAE exam. Spending 12 weeks with the same students and same teacher can be an intense intellectual and emotional experience hence the pure exhaustion and elation! They have done a fantastic job and we wish them all the … Read more

World Hello Day

Last week, on 21 November, EC joined in celebrating the 41st annual World Hello Day. This day was begun in response to the conflict between Egypt and Israel in the Autumn of 1973. Since then, World Hello Day has been observed by people in 180 countries. People around the world use the occasion of World Hello … Read more

Watcha Up To?…Maíra Ribeiro

What happens to our students once they’ve left our doors for the last time and fly off into the horizon? Many of our students have gone on to do some pretty interesting things with their lives, and studying English as well as the overall experience of living in a foreign country, has a great deal … Read more

From the Book Nook

To quote Dr Seuss: “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” I developed a love for reading from a very young age. The only gift I ever wanted for my birthday and Christmas were books. I never felt alone when I … Read more

Watcha Up To?…Majed Alanazi

What happens to our students once they’ve left our doors for the last time and fly off into the horizon? Many of our students have gone on to do some pretty interesting things with their lives, and studying English as well as the overall experience of living in a foreign country, has a great deal … Read more