GCSE English Online

Course overview

Is a lack of an English GCSE holding you back?
Pass your GCSE English in 200 days!

Our FREE* and uniquely flexible online English GCSE course means that even if you are working full-time or caring for family, you can fit learning around your busy life.

We know many people struggled with their English GCSE in the past and helping you through your learning journey is our area of expertise, so our course has been specially designed so that you begin with the basics, then move gradually to more complex material when you are ready. 

*If you do not have a minimum grade of 4 (C) in English at GCSE, then you can study this course for free, if you have already obtained a grade 4 (C) or higher the fees are £450 for UK students and £774 for international students.

Your course will include:

  • A mix of online self-study, plus lessons with a qualified English teacher
  • Daily “5-minute English Challenge” to complete on your smartphone
  • A weekly online lesson
  • Weekly additional drop-in live online sessions with your Tutor
  • Access to a 24/7 Century English platforms for practice at a time that suits
  • Course and final exam

With practice and support you will see your English skills improve rapidly, opening a new world of education and career opportunities.

*What do I gain:

  • A 100% free online GSCE English course
  • The support and expert teaching you would expect from an OFSTED ‘Good’ provider
  • Access to a personal tutor and our in-house English teachers
  • Credited examinations* with a choice of seven centres to sit your exams:
    • Oxfordshire: City of Oxford College, Banbury and Bicester College
    • Berkshire: Reading College, Bracknell and Wokingham College
    • Surrey: Guildford College, Farnham College, and Merrist Wood College
  • Improve your English skills with a daily English challenge sent directly to your smartphone

You are signing up to practice English every day for 200 days; we will send you in addition to your taught lessons, a five-minute exercise every day, which you can complete on your smartphone. You will see your English skills improve rapidly when you train every day, even for just a few minutes.

*Please be aware that some GCSE courses with other providers don’t include the exams.

The first thing we will ask you to do when you apply, is complete a short online English assessment. Please don’t worry, most people are successful in this process, it just helps us to understand your starting point so we can best plan your journey with us or advise accordingly if we feel another pathway would be more suitable for you before embarking on the GCSE programme. Once you have completed your assessment, we will email you to advise whether we can make an unconditional offer for the GCSE programme or recommend alternate studies.

You will need access to a smartphone, laptop or tablet computer, and a few hours a week to practice and study.

GCSE English is a stepping stone to further education, a fulfilling career, and a better future. A GCSE in English is a game-changer for different jobs, university, and life in general.

Please be aware that some GCSE courses with other providers do not include the exams.

Course Starts in 134 Days
  • 28 February 2022 - 13 November 2022
  • 1 Year
    • 16-18: Free
    • Adult: Free
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  • 6 March 2023 - 29 November 2023
  • 1 Year
    • TBC

      Fees TBC

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We want our learners to feel welcome, safe and at ease when attending our classes, especially if this is your first time attending an adult education class or if you're coming back to education after a break.
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