Business English

If you need to improve your English for career or work purposes, you should follow a Business English course at ESE.


Business English 

Following a Business English course allows you to improve your English for career or work purposes. The course will help you develop the core language skills which are necessary for business such as listening, speaking, reading and business writing.  You will  you become more fluent and confident meeting other business people  speaking about business-related topics. In addition, you will develop your knowledge of language (grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation) in the context of general business topics.

Course Fast Facts 
Entry level:B1/Intermediate
Minimum age:18 years
Length of course:Minimum 1 week
Start date:Every Monday
Lessons/week:20 (15 hours)
Class size:Maximum 6


Business English



In this English for Business course your teacher will carry out a needs analysis with your group on the first day of your course to determine your learning objectives and reasons for following the course. You will develop your fluency and strengthen your language skills around a variety of business topics and practise new vocabulary in a number of realistic scenarios such as meetings, role-plays and pair work ensure that you have plenty of opportunities to interact.

The ESE Business English course is available at 20 lessons weekly with a maximum of 6 learners in the class. Students who require more intensive study are encouraged to book a Business Intensive course (20 lessons of 45 minutes each per week  + 10 individual private lessons per week).

To enrol on one of our Business English courses you should have a minimum Intermediate level of English (B1 on the  Common European Framework of Reference scale).

While studying Business English at ESE in Malta, we make sure that you follow a course which is at the right level for you.  Our academic staff determines your language level either through the ESE online placement test (which must be submitted at least 14 days before you start your course) or through a short test which you sit for on your first day at school. You can continue to improve your English through self-study by accessing our e-Learning programme from the time you enrol until three months after you finish your course.  ESE's e-Learning is available for free when booking a Business English course. 

Students who wish to focus on the development of their professional communication skills (meetings, negotiations, telephoning, writing and socialising) and language should visit our Executive Training Institute website.