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Business English

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


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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 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.


  • Improve your business English vocabulary & communication
  • Improve your language around business skills, meetings, interviews, role plays
  • Write clear emails
  • Enhance your work prospects

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Fast Facts

Entry level

Average Age

25 years

Minimum Age

18 years

Length of Course

Minimum 1 week

Start date

Every Monday

Class size

Maximum 6 students


20 lessons (15 hours)

What are your goals?

In this Business English 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/group work ensure that you have plenty of opportunities for interaction.


Course options

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 /15hours per week + 10 lessons/7.5 hours of 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).



eLearning modules

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.


Our class schedule allows students to choose 20 or 30 lessons per week.
European School of English Malta Business English intensive timetable

* this schedule changes on a Maltese public holiday

General Engish 20 Lessons per week

Business English Intensive

Mornings       4 lessons
Afternoons    2 lessons

30 lessons per week, recommended for anyone who wants to combine study modes and benefit from group interaction as well as one-to-one attention from your teacher with an opportunity to focus specifically on your learning needs in the one-to-one sessions.

General Engish 30 Lessons per week

English for Work

Mornings       4 lessons
Afternoons    2 lessons

30 lessons per week, recommended for anyone who wants to focus specifically on English for Work.  This course is made up of General English lessons (20 lessons) and 10 lessons which focus specifically on English for Work.  Ideal if you are preparing for an interview, start a new job and get to know new colleagues.

Intensive English

English for Specific Purposes

Mornings       4 lessons
Afternoons    One-to-one tuition

30 lessons per week, recommended for anyone who wants to learn vocabulary and terminology linked to their key area of work or study and practise using this language through a range of communication activities including presentations, discussions, technical reading and technical writing. 

What else is included in your course?

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Welcome evening

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Course materials

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Course certificate

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Free WiFi at school

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ESE eLearning

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Personal Notebook

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What is your level of English?

Don’t worry – we’ll figure that out for you.


Before arrival you must do the ESE online placement test, which must be submitted at least 7 days before you start your course.  If you do not manage to do your test from home, then you will be will asked to sit for a short placement test on your first day at school.


Our academic staff will ensure that you follow your course at the right language level for you.

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Are you interested in this course?

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