About Us

Big Ben Schools of Languages are a chain of 5 schools in Bulgaria,  specialized in foreign language teaching for all ages and levels, also offering vocational training courses and other modern educational services. Our institution is part of an international educational system of schools in Southeastern Europe.


The high quality of our courses is maintained by high-quality coursebooks and syllabuses, and our highly educated and experienced teachers. We maintain continuous teacher development – our teachers are regularly trained at seminars in Bulgaria and abroad and are constantly involved in European projects of great practical value. We also collaborate successfully with native speakers for our regular mock examinations.


Our high quality of teaching is recognized by:

  •  OPTIMA- the Bulgarian Association for Quality Language
    Services (full membership since 2006).
  • NAPOO – The National Agency for Vocational Education and
    Training for 10 popular specialities in Tourism and Computing


At our schools you will find:

  • All modern teaching and training facilities
  • nice and friendly atmosphere
  • audio and video training
  • e-learning facilities
  • original coursebooks, authentic materials and dictionaries
  • a library of graded readers
  • project work


Our courses provide steady progress and excellent results. We work with small groups and we also offer individual training and tutorials with flexible organization and timing. We pay special attention to the constant monitoring of the progress by using reliable valid tests for placement, progress monitoring and final assessment.


We also work for corporate clients, providing language training for their staff. Among our clients we have UBB, The Ministry of Finance, HVB Bank Biohim, The Student Labour office etc. We have courses in Business English, English for banking and administration. We have developed teaching materials and tests for tailor-made courses for professionals.


We also carry out courses for preparation for sitting international exams for language certificates, recognized worldwide – Cambridge, Trinity, Pitman, TOEFL, Trinity College London.


We work in close partnership with Educational Centre – Bulgaria and support and participate in all their initiatives for in-service teacher training seminars and courses, providing expert teacher-training services, course and materials design.


We have an experienced team of teachers and trainers working on different EU projects. Our organization is open to partnerships and collaboration with similar organizations abroad and we have strong interests in developing a new European dimension in language learning.


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