Welcome to ELCOS

The English Language Centre for Overseas Students (ELCOS) provides English language and study skills courses to overseas students at Bangor University.

ELCOS is renowned for its high quality English Language courses, which have been running since 1985. ELCOS is a member of BALEAP , The British Association of Lecturers in English for Academic Purposes. ELCOS also belongs to IATEFL, The International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language.

A warm welcome is waiting for you at Bangor University, which is situated in a small and friendly community between the Snowdonia National Park and the Menai Straits.

We offer excellent EAP & EFL programmes, and a rich learning experience in a caring environment.

In the video ELCOS students describe their experiences and you can hear about the benefits of attending an ELCOS course.

Bangor University offers an Airport Pick-Up Service (from Manchester International Airport) for students attending ELCOS summer courses.

For times and dates, click here.

Our Location

ELCOS' address is 43 & 45, College Road, Bangor, LL57 2AP. Get Directions


About elcos

ELCOS: Providing English language learning  . . . and bridging cultures.