• Application Deadline
  • 6 months


The demand for English language teachers worldwide is strong, notably for qualified teachers, and the prospects of a long-term career are good for the teacher prepared to travel and take on new challenges in different cultural contexts.

The Level 7 Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages offered by the London School of Planning and Management combines assessed teaching practice with academic study into aspects of language teaching and learning such as ELT methodology, use of technologies, materials, language analysis and exploration and second language acquisition.

A key component of the Diploma in TESOL is the development of teaching practitioners’ reflective ability. Our aim is to help teachers deepen their understanding about their own professional practice and this is integrated throughout the course.

Career path

This diploma has international recognition and is seen as an important professional qualification worldwide to enable TESOL teachers to enhance their career prospects. Completion of this course can help you move into new areas such as: teacher education and training, English for special purposes, materials development, the teaching of English to young learners, ELT management roles, teacher training, as well as materials design and senior teaching posts.


Students on completing Level-3 Diploma in Law :

  • 80% are working (at professional / managerial position)
  • 0% are studying
  • 10% are working & studying


The programme is accredited by EduQual UK - a regulated awarding body, approved by SQA-Accreditation, a globally-recognised national qualifications regulator in the UK. The programme is delivered in partnership with London School of International Business.

Programme Structure

Course content:

  • Understanding Language, Methodology and Resources for Teaching
  • Developing Professional Practice
  • Extending Practice and ELT Specialism
  • ELT Management (ELT ⇾ English Language Teaching) 


The Diploma in TESOL is a postgraduate professional qualification for experienced English language teachers wanting to develop their practice and understanding of English Language Teaching (ELT).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
    • Duration description
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Possession of a bachelors degree or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification or 5 years work experience

Work Experience

At least 5 year(s) of work experience are required.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1299 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1299 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1299 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1299 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
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Tuition fee:

6 months: 1299 GBP

9 months: 999 GBP

Enrolment Fee:

15 GBP


5% Bursary for students opting to pay in full.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.