The UK’s Number 1 School.*

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

Read the EL Gazette article where John explains what makes ELC Bristol their number 1 ranked UK school.

ELC Bristol is 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 2017: 172 (249 in July and August)
  • Average age: 23   Minimum age: 16    No maximum age
  • Number of different nationalities: 47  average number: 25
  • We do not accept large groups as this might disrupt the balance in the school.

Student Numbers 2017

An average of 172 students from 25 different countries

Student Nationalities 2017

Percentages fluctuate according to season

Student Ages 2017

Average age: 23 | Minimum age: 16