With over 50 years’ experience in teaching English language, Basil Paterson has a long tradition of academic excellence and remains dedicated to empowering each student in their education. We provide a range of English language products including English language classes, English exams and English language teacher training. Experienced and friendly staff help you every step of the way, from booking and accommodation to welfare and academic support.
Located in the heart of Edinburgh’s historic New Town, Basil Paterson provides a unique academic environment, where you will study alongside international and local students.
Our aim at Basil Paterson is to provide a learning context which helps all learners reach their full potential. Whether your objective is to improve your English skills for work, university or travel, studying at Basil Paterson provides the focus and motivation that you need.
With a maximum class size of 12 students from all over the world, you have the opportunity to interact in a truly international environment. Individually-tailored support from experienced teachers helps you achieve your goals.
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