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International Language CentreHong Kong, Hong Kong

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Price at School 850HKD
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Location: International Language Centre Hong Kong is a language school located in the cosmopolitan and bustling Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong. The school is located in central Hong Kong, in the Dah Sing Life Building, surrounded by high-rise buildings, eateries, restaurants, links to public transport and several commercial shopping centres. The school is just along the street from the trademark "The Center" high-rise building and has several attractions such as the Tai Kwun - Centre for Heritage and Arts, the Hong Kong Observation Wheel, the Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Garden, and Hong Kong Park within walking distance.

Course selection: The school provides English language courses to students of all levels. In addition to lessons taught in groups, the school also provides private tuition for students of all levels. In addition to English, the school also offers courses to learn Arabic, Cantonese, Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Spanish.

Getting around: The school is within a 5-minute walk of the closest MTR Station, which also gives direct access to the airport express transfer network.

School facilities: The school facilities include a cafeteria. All classrooms are equipped with air conditioning, heating and ample natural light to create an optimal learning environment.
  • Tax registration ID: 37347069
  • Abbreviated name of school: ILC Hong Kong

English Courses

General Language

Information for all courses offered by International Language Centre

Lesson duration
60 minutes
Course material
Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.
Days without class
In 2024 (including national and regional bank holidays):
02 Jan 2024, 23 Jan 2024 - 25 Jan 2024, 05 Apr 2024, 07 Apr 2024 - 08 Apr 2024, 10 Apr 2024, 01 May 2024, 26 May 2024, 22 Jun 2024, 01 Jul 2024, 30 Sep 2024, 02 Oct 2024, 25 Dec 2024 - 26 Dec 2024.
If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are missed lessons recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.
Level test
A test to assess your exact language level takes place at the school on the first day of the course.

Lessons needed per English language level

Level (CEFR) LESSONS needed per level WEEKS needed
(20 lessons per week)
A1 Beginner A1 to A2 80 4
A2 Elementary A2 to B1 160 8
B1 Intermediate B1 to B2 180 9
B2 Higher Intermediate B2 to C1 200 10
C1 Advanced C1 to C2 220 11
C2 Proficiency
Data above gives some guidance. For more details consult our page How long does it take to learn a language or reach a specific level.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
Note: All courses offered by International Language Centre, Hong Kong can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net at a lower price than what you pay when booking directly at the school or at the school's website. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.


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International Language Centre (ILC)

“ILC is a great place to study language, since we have the best teachers in Hong Kong, most friendly management team and top notched teaching materials.”
Mandy Lau
Director of International Language Centre
English teacher qualifications
100% hold a university degree
99% hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school)
First day of course
Written and oral level test is performed. Students should arrive at
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at International Language Centre and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
Bank Transfer - logo

General school facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in some classrooms

    • Electronic whiteboard in some classrooms

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Heating in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms:


    Free parking (<500m)

    Facilities for disabled students

    • Disabled car park

    • Wheelchair access to classroom

Student Age

Minimum age of students
16 years
12 years for specific Junior courses
Average age of students
In summer: 28 years
Throughout the year: 30 years

Visa Documents

Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days.
Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.
Full payment of all fees required before school dispatches documents required for visa application
Free shipment via regular mail


16F, Man Yee Building, 68 Des Voeux Road - Hong Kong
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Other language schools in Hong Kong offering English courses: 
  1. Mandarin Time School, Central
  2. Q Language, Sheung Wan/Central3.9

    Rating: 3.9/5.0

Questions and answers about International Language Centre

  • Before starting the course the school will ask you to complete a level test and you will be assigned to a study group based on the results.
    All students in a group will have the same/very similar language level.
    Gosia Mazur, LanguageCourse.Net - Aug 04, 2023

FAQ about International Language Centre, Hong Kong

  • Classes are given using the direct teaching method, in which Chinese is taught in Chinese, so English level is not particularly relevant when taking lessons.
    , from International Language Centre - Sep 02, 2022
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at International Language Centre varies from 1 students (Beginner One-to-One Lessons) to 5 students (Intensive Group Class Lessons)
  • 100% of teachers at International Language Centre hold a university degree. 99% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • International Language Centre offers courses from 16 years to 99. Average age is 28 during the summer and 30 for the rest of the year.


International Language Centre Brochure (PDF)
International Language Centre Brochure (PDF)