Programs

The UAB English Language Institute (ELI) offers superior 
English language and cross-cultural communication courses and seminars. A variety of programs, designed for specific needs, provide options for training.

Click on the links below for descriptions of each program.
The Intensive English Program (IEP) offers part-time and full-time intensive English language study for students who wish to improve their English skills more rapidly for academic, professional, or general communication goals. Students who wish to study full-time at the IEP can receive support in the application process for an F-1 student visa.
Part-time English language courses allow adult students to choose which English course would best meet their needs. We have courses on a variety of topics and skills, designed to fit daytime or evening schedules.
The ELI's wide range of cross-cultural communication training seminars offer individuals or groups the opportunity to improve their cross-cultural savvy.
Our Workplace English Programs provide various English language training options that focus on the particular language skills necessary for success in various workplace settings.
Specialized intensive short-term programs can be developed for specific groups in order to help improve targeted English skills over a brief period of time.
The ELI offers Corporate Tutoring to clients in a variety of industries, and the instruction can be customized to the particular needs of those clients.
To explore ideas for how the ELI can help with English language or cross-cultural training, please visit How can we serve you?.


   email-white-icon iep@uab.edu 
   phone-white-icon  205.975.6638
UAB English Language Institute
EB 126
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-1250