About Us

Established in 1996 the European School of English has been voted by students as the 'Best English Language School' in Malta 


ESE is the most internationally accredited independent language school in Malta.  Our accreditations are recognition of our high standards and commitment to delivering  quality  English programmes and services.

Claret Group

The European School of English (Malta) is a member of the Claret Group which also comprises  the Executive Training Institute (Malta), English in York (UK) and York Associates (UK). All four institutions are leaders in their respective areas and collectively offer a full spectrum of training solutions ranging from General English to higher-end in-company and institution-based corporate courses, English for Specific Purposes and International Team and Leadership development.  The group's standards of excellence are endorsed by internationally-recognised accrediting bodies including EAQUALS, IALC, Quality English, BAC, British Council, English UK and FELTOM.

Claret Group is privately held by Claret Holdings Ltd.  Other companies within the Claret Group include The George Urban Boutique Hotel (Malta), The Salini Resort (Malta) previously the Coastline Hotel and Number 11 Urban Hotel (Malta).


Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide our multinational students with high quality English language courses which meet today’s global needs.

ESE is committed to achieving this by continuously enhancing the standards of our services through ongoing innovations and development of our teaching methods, leisure and accommodation services. We are dedicated to helping our students fulfil their personal, academic and professional goals whilst ensuring they enjoy their study travel experience with us.