British Council Accreditation

The Language Centre (formally the English Language Unit) of Keele University is accredited by the British Council.

The British Council inspected and accredited the Language Centre (formally the English Language Unit) of Keele University in November 2014. The Accreditation Scheme assesses the standards of management, resources and premises, teaching, welfare and care of under 18s and accredits organisations which meet the overall standard in each area inspected (see the British Council website for further details).

The Academic English language teaching department of this university offers courses in general and academic English for adults (16+) and for closed groups of adults (16+).

Strengths were noted in the areas of staff management, quality assurance, premises and facilities, learning resources, course design, care of students and leisure opportunities.

The inspection report stated that the organisation met the standards of the Scheme.