Looking for an English institution? Check out these 10 English centres.

Due to an increasingly popularity and the high demand for learning English, the number of English centres across Vietnam has grown rapidly. If you are looking for a high-quality English institution, please check out these 10 English centres.

Vietnam USA Society English Centres (VUS)

VUS undertakes the mission of equipping Vietnam’s youth with English, providing them with the needed confidence and capacity to integrate into world education. Its courses range from English for kids from 4-6 years old and 6-11 years old, English for young leaders from 11-15 years old to International Test Preparation for learners over 15 years old, Interactive English for students from 18-22 years old.

Since its foundation, millions of learners have enrolled in different VUS courses. The number of international certificate recipients totals 10.000 every year. VUS has more than 1.350 highly qualified, experienced, dedicated teachers and teaching assistants. VUS has campuses in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong & Bien Hoa.

Address: Head office: 9th Floor, 189 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh city.

Tel: (028) 39259899

Apollo Education and Training

Established in 1995, Apollo was the first fully foreign-owned English training and education in Vietnam. It is the member of International House World Organization, a well-established and trusted global network of language schools.

With 27 centres located in Ho Chi Minh, Ha Noi, Da Nang, Bac Ninh and Hai Phong, Apollo offers a wide range of educational programs and services, including: English for Young Learners (3-16 years old), English for Adults, English for Business Communication, IELTS & TOEIC 500+ and Corporate English.

Apollo Vietnam is the credible English centre with 100% foreign teachers owning CELTA certificate. With its slogan “Where the best becomes better”, Apollo strives to keep improving as the number one provider of English teaching.

Address: 58 Pham Ngoc Thach Street, Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh city.

Tel: (028) 73070888

Wall Street English (WSE)

Everybody was born with a dream. At Wall Street English (WSE), learners will get the support they need to achieve their dreams.

WSE tailors the courses to meet learners’ needs, whether they are a beginner or advanced. Students will be able to attain their desired IELTS scores and communicate in English confidently.

Teachers at WSE come from the countries where English is used as an official language including USA, UK, Canada and Australia. They are well-trained with internationally-recognized TESOL/CELTA certificates. Students at WSE study in a small class of 4-5 learners who are at the same level with them. They can also join Global Online Community, which helps them connect, share learning experiences with WSE global learners.

Address: 21 Le Quy Don Street, Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh city.

Tel: (028) 62883566

British Council

The British Council is the UK’s international organization for cultural relations and educational opportunities. The British Council has been operating in Vietnam since 1993.

The British Council has campuses in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city. Each year it attracts 8000 learners, who are taught by 100 expert teachers of English. Its classrooms are large, bright and equipped with the latest technology, such as interactive whiteboards and projectors.

As the world’s English experts, The British Council helps its learners master 4 English skills. It offers a wide range of courses to cater to its learners’ current English level, interests and schedule. Students learn English by taking face-to-face lessons in our teaching centers or at home via its online courses and learning tools. Learners can also demonstrate their progress through internationally recognized proficiency tests.


Hanoi: Office and teaching centre: 20 Thuy Khue Street, Tay Ho District

Ho Chi Minh City: Office and teaching centre: 25 Le Duan Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1.

Tel: (+84)18001299

ACET Vietnam

ACET Vietnam was founded in 2002 by IDP Education. It delivers English courses in a range of different areas including General English, Academic English and IELTS Preparation. 

ACET currently has five centres in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city. Its classrooms are maintained to an international standard and equipped with modern facilities including overhead projectors, LCD projectors, laptops and TV and DVD players. All of the teachers at ACET are qualified and experiences, who have assisted thousands of Vietnamese students successfully enhance their English language and study skills.

All of ACET centers all have received accreditation from NEAS International, Australia’s English Language Training quality assurance scheme.


Ho Chi Minh City: 187 Vo Thi Sau Street, Ward 7, District 3

Tel: (028) 39326202

Hanoi: 15-17 Ngoc Khanh Street, Ba Dinh District

Tel: ( 024) 3732 5303

The American Academy of Vietnam (AMA)

The American Academy of Vietnam (AMA)

The American Academy of Vietnam (AMA) is an education and English language training company. In 2010, it acquired Cleverlearn Vietnam and currently expands to over 20 campuses across Vietnam.

AMA offers a range of English language courses, from general English and speaking and listening courses, to exam preparation for the TOEFL iBT, IELTS and TOEIC. Moreover, it provides courses to help students improve skills such as emailing, presentation, negotiation…as well as English courses for business.

AMA contains a network of close to 350 English language teachers who are native speakers, who are dedicated to delivering to their learners the highest quality of English language training, irrespective of students’ background or ambitions.

Address: 47-49 Truong Dinh Street, Ward 7, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City.

Tel: (028) 73069966

GLN English Center

Since its foundation in 2008, GLN has become one of the most popular ESL teaching centers, particularly in IELTS training. GLN has been striving to achieve its mission of building a professional and friendly learning environment to help ESL students practice their English skills, as well as improving students’ confidence to integrate in the global community. It has 5 branches in Hanoi and 1 branch in Ho Chi Minh city.

GLN adopts a delicate learning model with a limited number of learners per course to boost the interaction between students and teachers, thereby enhance their performance. All of the teachers at GLN are native English speakers, who are awarded with TESOL certificates (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) and many years of teaching experience.

After 9 years of operation, GLN English Center has been honoured by many prestigious associations and organizations such as the Bureau Veritas Certification, The British Council, IDP Education, Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations…


Hanoi: Floor 1& 8, 33 Trang Thi Street, Hoan Kiem District

Tel: (024) 39364322

Ho Chi Minh City: JOLO 62 Vo Van Tan Street, Ward 6, District 3

Tel: (028) 39308959

The International Education Group (IEG)

The International Education Group (IEG) provides high-quality education to young learners so that they can exceed the expectations of a growing and demanding world. It operates as a foreign style language school, providing a credited and certified faculty and 100% foreign teachers.

IEG offers a wide range of courses from English for International, Corporate Education, Hospitality English, iKids Education, One on One Education to IELTS and TOEIC programs. At IEG, the curriculum has the combination of modern teaching methods and the technology of the internet and global communications, which boost the learning experience of students. IEG’s online resource centers comprise of everything students will need to engage, comprehend and communicate effectively with native English speakers.

Address: 503 Su Van Hanh Street, Ward 12, District 10

Hotline: 083.862.0077/ 083.862.0088


Get IELTS serves the need of a lot of Vietnamese students who are looking for a high-quality English centre with the most affordable prices. It provides small-scaled classes with each class accommodating a maximum of 8 students. This gives students more chances to interact with their fellow learners and teachers, therefore ensure the most comfortable learning experiences. Students also can take a trial IELTS exam to estimate their English level.

Get IELTS is proud to present highly-qualified teaching members, who used to live or study abroad. All of them have achieved the IELTS band core of at least 8. For example, Mr. Tung Nguyen spent years working and living in Singapore. He has 5 year experiences of teaching IELTS at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He has taught 20 students with very limited English to score 7 in their IELTS exams. Another teacher is Mr. Minh Nguyen, who graduated from the University of Texas at Dallas. He gained 110/ 120 iBT and worked as an interpreter for SMEDEC, QUATEST. He also has lots of experiences working for multi-national corporations including JICA, KOICA and Ubion…

Address: 9 Nguyen Son Street, Tan Phu District

Tel: (028) 71081000

ILA English Centre

ILA English Centre operates for the purpose of equipping students with knowledge and skills to become global citizens. Students after completing their courses at ILA will become more confident, adaptable and able to communicate effectively with cultures and communities around the world. Moreover, they will be prepared to encounter challenges and changes in the world in a positive and open-minded way.

ILA not only concentrates on English but also provides learners with “beyond English” skills such as: Creativity, Critical Thinking, Communication, Collaboration, Collaboration, Self-reflection and Digital literacy.

ILA has 17 years of expertise and experience with over 500 foreign teachers, 40.000 students last year and 250.000 former students across 34 centers in 7 cities.

Address: 146 Nguyen Dinh Chieu Street, District 3

Tel: (028) 3521 8788


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