Montreal crowned world’s best city for students

The city tops the list of top 100 study abroad destinations around the world   Congratulations Canada, you’ve got yet another reason to party! In the same year the country celebrates its 150th birthday, Montreal, its capital of culture, has been voted the best student city in the world. So If you’re looking to study … Read more

Football Star Bojan Krkic at EC Manchester

  Stoke City’s Bojan Krkic recently joined fellow language learners at EC Manchester to give his English skills a boost. The charming ex-Barcelona forward enjoyed Christmas with his family before getting into the EC student routine, with a combination of General English and One-to-One lessons. When he’s not in class working hard on improving his … Read more

Vancouver and Toronto in World’s Top 5 Cities

EC has English schools in the 2 of of the 5 best cities in the world. Melbourne in Australia is number one in the world, but Vancouver is ranked third and Toronto fourth. Toronto has been in the same position for five years, while Vancouver ranked first every year until being  overtaken in 2011. The Global Liveability Survey, complied … Read more

Google Webmaster Trends Analyst John Mueller answers SEO questions

EC Malta hosts meetup with Google’s John Mueller

On Thursday 23rd July 2015, EC Malta was proud to host an informal SEO / Webmaster meetup with Mr John Mueller, Webmaster Trends Analyst at Google. It all started when Mr Mueller posted this message on his Google Plus profile: Any webmasters / SEOs in Malta interested in meeting for a coffee / chat next … Read more

New Letter in the English Alphabet

Addressing complaints that the English language is ‘too complicated’, the IBMEL (International Board for the Management of the English Language) has announced that a new letter will be added to the English alphabet. The letter, as seen in the picture, is pronounced ‘sh’ and will replace the use of ‘sh’ in words like sheet, shop, … Read more

Opening soon: New EC Cape Town

Hello EC fans and students, We have news for you! EC Cape Town will be moving to a better, more central location on the 30th March 2015! The school will be found on the first floor of a newly-refurbished building in Foreshore, just minutes from the Waterfront and City Centre. With panoramic views of the … Read more

Talking Tennis: the top 3 terms

Some say that tennis is the world’s greatest sports and no other tournament embodies that truth as much as Wimbledon. Some tennis terminology seems weird, it’s English but where does it come from? Here are the top 3 tennis words explained! It is estimated that 378 million people from all over the world tune in … Read more

New English School EC Manchester!

Manchester, the birthplace of the industrial revolution, the home of a world-class music scene and that football team, is the location of our new school! EC Manchester English school opens May 12th! The school has ten stylish classrooms, all with state-of-the-art technology and an amazing location in the heart of the city. Like all our … Read more

EC Cambridge is Moving!

New Address EC Cambridge Gibson House 57 – 61 Burleigh Street, Cambridge, CB1 1DJ EC Cambridge is moving to a new school building in the centre of the city! The new centre will open its doors to students on 2nd September 2013. EC Cambridge has always been one of our most popular schools, and our … Read more