The UK’s Number 1 School.*

*According to the EL Gazette rankings based on
British Council inspectors’ publishable statements.

Read the article which explains what makes ELC Bristol the number 1 ranked UK school.

ELC Bristol is a family-run school, offering intensive General English and examination preparation courses in Bristol, a lively university city in the South West of England.


Some interesting facts and statistics:

  • Average number of students in 2018: 175 (249 in July and August)
  • Average age: 23   Minimum age: 16    No maximum age
  • We do not accept large groups as this might disrupt the balance in the school.

Student Numbers 2018

An average of 175 students from 27 different countries

Student Nationalities 2018

Percentages fluctuate according to season

Student Ages 2018

Average age: 23 | Minimum age: 16