English Courses


The courses offered by the LUM School of Business English are aimed at different types of customers such

  • Elementary, lower and middle school students, in the processes of first learning and improvement of linguistic skills with the structuring of courses that meet the needs required and the needs in continuous evolution.
  • Academic institutes, for the realisation of extra-curricular courses for the improvement of the English language thus guaranteeing the presence of qualified teachers and mother tongue personnel.
  • Professionals and specific associations for the planning of tailor-made courses able to satisfy the demands of competence and professional specificity of the labour market in which they operate.·         University students wishing to have an international experience on an English university campus through study programs abroad throughout the year.

The courses are divided into individual and group courses and courses for companies. For both targets, the courses are divided into:

-General English: These courses are useful for teaching students general English. Depending on the type of course the duration may be 30, 45, 60 or 90 hours. General English courses are usually weekly or biweekly to be held at night or daytime.

-Business English: the courses are mainly addressed to freelancers and executives operating in the legal field (lawyers, magistrates, consultants, etc., etc.) and to entrepreneurs, managers and freelancers who work in the company. The courses, whose duration can be 30, 45, 60 or 90 hours are specific, thematic and represent a valid support for all those professions that require the use of a specific and not general English in their professional field. These courses are aimed at preparing the Cambridge English exam for the “Business English Certificate – BEC” certification for levels B1, B2, C1.

-English for Special Purposes: the courses are tailor-made and represent a valid support for all those professions that require the use of specific English. Courses of this type aim to increase the skills of operators in the fields of English in their professional field.

-Communication/conversation: conversation classes of various types and levels are ideal for all those who need to develop the ability of spoken English and to achieve high levels of fluency. The opportunity of actively participating in lessons is assured by the small number of students.

-Cambridge English Exams: for all those who require recognition of their level of English, we organize exam preparation courses to obtain all the Cambridge English certifications: KET, PET, FCE, CAE, IELTS, TOEFL.