Quality English schools are carefully selected from the best Independent English language schools in English speaking countries. They are renowned for their quality and reputation, and offer a choice of general and specialised courses in desirable locations around the world. All schools are independently owned and managed. They are not part of a chain and each school has its own unique character. Quality Education colleges are carefully selected from the best independent colleges offering academic and vocational courses which are taught in English. They offer exceptional service, unique character and a choice of courses. They must be independent and accredited. Quality English check feedback from students and agents to make sure that students are happy with their courses and they take quality control very seriously and regularly monitor the quality of all their English language schools through student feedback, agent references and accreditation results. These must be of an excellent and consistent standard.
EL Gazette is an international news and media company for the English Language Teaching (ELT) industry and international English-medium education. They run regular features and listings of courses available in a particular sector. This includes language schools that have been awarded EL Gazette Centre of Excellence status. These awards are based on the information found in the British Council inspection reports on the language centres which the British Council accredits under the Accreditation UK scheme. The rankings are compiled by the EL Gazette and are not produced by the British Council, English UK or Accreditation UK.