Superior English language training is the hallmark of the English Language Institute (ELI). Our students enroll in courses to complete university coursework, improve their skills for work, or to improve their general English abilities. 

In addition to our Intensive English Program (IEP), the UAB ELI offers a variety of English language training opportunities. 

  • Part-time courses allow adult students to choose which course would best meet their needs. We have courses on a variety of topics and skills, designed to fit daytime or evening schedules.



  • Workplace English Programs provide various English language training options that focus on the particular language skills necessary for success in various workplace settings.


  • Corporate Tutoring is offered for individual clients in a variety of industries, and the instruction can be customized to the particular needs of those clients.

    To explore other ideas for how the ELI can help with English language training, please visit How can we serve you?.


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UAB English Language Institute
EB 126
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-1250