Locations  Manchester, Liverpool, Dublin, UK

General English

Intensive English

IELTS preparation

Business English


About New College Group

New College Group (NCG) is an exciting learning and organisation tool designed to help you get the most from your time. Through NCG you can: Plan your study calendar, Study at home using the extra materials available for your level, Register for social and extra-curricular activities, Request a holiday, extend your course or ask for a letter for the bank, police station etc. NCG is located in Manchester, Liverpool, and Dublin.

Why Choose NCG?

NCG is officially accredited by the Independent School Inspectorate (ISI), and by the British Council.

Excellent locations:

Manchester is known by many as the UK’s Second City and is an incredible place to study. NCG’s English school in Manchester welcomes students from all corners of the globe!

Liverpool “The world in one city”: Liverpool is a European Capital of Culture and is renowned for its rich heritage and warm hospitality. It boasts three major Universities with a huge international student presence and outstanding student services.

Dublin is an amazing city. It’s the capital of Ireland – the only English speaking country in the Eurozone. It has a rich cultural tradition, having been home to many famous writers and poets – and has been the setting for some of the most famous novels in the world.

Provided Courses

General and IELTS English

General English courses (Pre-sessional English) aim to improve your ability to use English by developing your core language skills.

IELTS Preparation: The IELTS course is ideal if you want to apply to a UK university and need to achieve your desired score in the IELTS test.

Intensive English: Study an intensive or super intensive course to improve at a faster rate.

Private English Classes: Focus on developing your individual requirements with your own personal teacher

Business English

Studying the Business English Course at New College Group will equip you with the skills needed to function effectively in international business situations. This course will help you boost your employability, enabling you to get the English language skills you need to access the best jobs. 


At NCG, the staff makes use of a wide range of homestay hosts to offer homestay accommodation, which offers you a “home away from home”, and residential accommodation providers for those who want to be independent and meet many new people.

Homestay ‘a home away from home’: Living with a=host is the best way to get a deep insight into British culture and to be always practising your English language skills with native speakers. Many of our students develop great relationships with their homestay hosts truly becomes a ‘home away from home’.

Residential Accommodation: By living in residential accommodation, you will be living amongst students from all over the world! The residential accommodation providers are within walking distance from the NCG school and are perfect for someone looking to make new friends whilst enjoying independence during their studies.