About ELCOS at Bangor University

Our courses

At ELCOS we provide the following courses;

We aim to improve our students’ language ability and skills, introduce them to British culture, and to the academic skills needed to study in the UK. We also support international students who are on academic courses at Bangor University. Our students enjoy high quality courses and support, and soon become part of the exciting and friendly community of Bangor University.

High quality teaching

ELCOS is a member of BALEAP, the British Association of Lecturers in English for Academic Purposes, and belongs to IATEFL, the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language.

Within the university, we work closely with the International Education CentreUNDEB the Students' Union, and with academic schools. 

Our location

Bangor University is on the beautiful North Wales coast, between Snowdonia National Park and the Menai Straits. It is a very attractive location if you are interested in outdoor activities, or just enjoy a lovely view. Great cities, such as Manchester and Liverpool, are easily accessible and London is only a three-hour train journey away.