NILE provides an extensive range of face-to-face courses for teachers, trainers and language education professionals, covering all aspects of methodology and skills from primary and secondary education to trainer development.

When you study on a face-to-face course with NILE, you can be assured of:

  • Teaching of the highest quality by a team of experienced trainers, experts in their chosen fields of ELT
  • Classes which are sensitive to your individual needs
  • Classes which are varied, practical and hands-on, but with reference to relevant theory
  • A chance to meet, talk to and share experiences with participants from other countries
  • Excellent resources and facilities in stunning locations, including free wifi, a specialist ELT library and interactive whiteboards
  • Outstanding support: our academic and student welfare support teams are there to help you get the most out of your stay with NILE
  • A varied and interesting cultural and social programme 
  • A personal approach from the time of your first contact until your course has finished. Our Registrar and our academic team can advise you on courses and help with any questions you may have.
  • A dedicated accommodation team to find the perfect accommodation to suit your individual needs - please read our accommodation options before filling in your application
  • A 24-hour student helpline so you will always be able to get assistance in an emergency



NILE Norwich






Course More info
21st Century Skills More info
Advanced Language, Materials and Methodology More info
Advanced Language Materials and Methodology (1 week) More info
Blended Learning in Language Education with Russell Stannard More info
British Culture and Contemporary English More info
Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) More info
Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL)(1 week) More info
Curriculum Developement and Syllabus Design More info
Intercultural Awareness in Language Teaching More info
Language Improvement for Teachers More info
Learning Differences and Inclusion in Language Teaching More info
Literature and Drama in Language Teaching with David Farmer and Alan Pulverness More info
Management in Language Education More info
Materials Development in ELT More info
Teaching English for Academic Purposes More info
Teaching English to Young Learners More info
Teaching, Examining and Assessing Spoken English More info
Teaching, Examining and Assessing Spoken English (1 week) More info
Technology Assisted Language Learning with Gavin Dudeney More info
Testing, Evaluation and Assessment More info
Trainer Development: a Course for Teacher Educators More info
Video and Image in Language Teaching with Jamie Keddie More info

Download our Norwich 2018 course list or courses by date

All our open-enrolment short courses in Norwich are taught 25 hours per week and in July and August include a session by a guest speaker each week. Our programme of visiting speakers consists of internationally renowned authors and experts in the field of English Language Teaching. 

All NILE’s courses involve a significant element of English language improvement and/or development of language awareness.

To learn what former participants thought of NILE's face-to-face courses, see our testimonials.