Oxford House College is accredited by and a member of the key national accreditation bodies and industry associations.
The British Council is the main accrediting body for UK English Language schools through the Accreditation UK scheme: a quality assurance scheme for schools, colleges, and universities which offer courses in English as a Foreign Language (EFL).The scheme gives an assurance of quality to international students who are taking or are planning to take an English language course in the UK. The British Council carry our regular, rigorous inspections to assure that all accredited centres meet or exceed the agreed quality standards in management, resources and environment, teaching, welfare and (where applicable) care of under 18s.
The following OHC English Centres are accredited by British Council: London Oxford Street, London Richmond, Oxford & Stratford-upon-Avon.
English UK is the national association of accredited English Language centres, and the world's leading language teaching association. They are a UK-registered charity with the key aim of advancing the education of international students in the English language.
The following OHC English Centres are members of English UK; London Oxford Street, London Richmond, Oxford & Stratford-upon-Avon.
Education UK (www.educationuk.org) is the British Council’s official website for international students who are interested in a UK education. In 2012, the website received two million unique visitors worldwide. The British Council’s Education UK team connects international students with UK education.
The following OHC English Centres are listed on Education UK; London Oxford Street, London Richmond, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon.
EAQUALS (Evaluation & Accreditation of Quality in Language Services) is an NGO of the council of Europe and an international association of institutions and organisations involved in language education. Its aim is to promote and guarantee high quality in language teaching and learning. To achieve this aim, EAQUALS has created an inspection scheme and published a demanding set of criteria to verify the quality offered by its Accredited Members-schools offering courses in a wide variety of languages in 31 countries.
The following OHC English Centres are accredited by EAQUALS; London Oxford Street & Oxford.
The British Accreditation Council (BAC) have been responsible for setting standards within the independent further and higher education sector for over 25 years and accreditation is held by hundreds of colleges in the UK and overseas. They provide the leading mark of educational quality for the sector, which is used by students, parents, agencies and beyond as a guarantee of standards.
The Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) is an agency approved by the Home Office to carry out Educational Oversight inspections of Private Further Education Colleges and English Language Schools in England and Wales. ISI has worked closely with the Home Office and other government departments to develop the Standards applicable for inspection. This voluntary programme fulfills the inspection requirements necessary when applying for or renewing a Tier 4 licence to sponsor international students under the Points Based System.
The following OHC English Centres are accredited by ISI; London Oxford Street, Oxford & Stratford-upon-Avon. See our Policies & Reports section for report details.
OHC English is a proud member of ACPET that promotes the role of its members in delivering the highest quality tertiary education for students, employers and communities. We work with government, industry and other stakeholders to promote quality, innovation and diversity in Australian post-secondary education and training.
ACCET provides institutional accreditation for organizations whose primary function is for educational purposes and also for organizations offering continuing education as a clearly identified institutional objective within the operational entity, such as in-service corporate training.
In Germany, the institution of Bildungsurlaub allows employees from any sector to apply for up to an extra 10 days of educational leave that in turn is devoted to advancing foreign language skills abroad. In order for a client to be able to spend his Bildungsurlaub at a school, it must be recognized as a Bildungsurlaub centre by a German state authority.
The mission of AILIA is to promote and increase the competitiveness of the Canadian language industry nationally and internationally through advocacy, accreditation and information sharing. AILIA promotes the interests of the language industry and acts as a common base for action for all participants in the industry.
University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations (Cambridge ESOL) offers the world's leading range of qualifications for learners and teachers of English. Over three million people take our exams each year in 130 countries. Around the world, more than 12,000 universities, employers, government ministries and other organizations recognize our qualifications as proof of English language ability
Studying at OHC is like joining one big family. The teachers are amazing and I have learnt a lot here and I am really enjoying my time at OHC.
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