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CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

Universitat de Barcelona
Program overview
1-3 months
Full time/part time
Diploma / certificate
Start dates
12 January 2022

12 March 2022

20 April 2022

27 June 2022
CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

Program description

CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

The CELTA will open the door to a rewarding and enriching career in English teaching that can take you all over the world.

The CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) is evaluated and awarded by Cambridge Assessment. It is without doubt the best known and most widely recognised English language teaching qualification in the world.

Embark on an exciting new career or upgrade your current teaching as part of your professional development.

Admission requirements

  • Minimum age is 18
  • Good C1-C2 level of English
  • Ability to follow the academic requirements of the course

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Program content

  • Input sessions: These classes cover the main aspects of planning and teaching English to adults in different contexts. Topics include classroom management, language analysis, teaching techniques and designing appropriate teaching materials.
  • Teaching practice: In the practical component, trainees will apply what they have studied with real classes at two different levels. Furthermore, observation and feedback provides the opportunity to reflect on the elements of successful teaching.
  • Evaluation: The CELTA is internally assessed and externally moderated. Assessment consists of a portfolio of observed classes and feedback, and four extended written assignments.

Program delivery

This course is offered in part-time (3 months) and full-time (1 month) formats.

Tuition fees

For more information about tuition fees, please visit the university website.


  • Flexibility: Candidates can choose between different formats (face-to-face or videoconferencing). Part-time courses allow you to work and study at the same time, while full-time, intensive courses enable you to qualify in a shorter time.
  • Quality: The CELTA is awarded by Cambridge Assessment, which ensures the standard of one of the leading experts in evaluation in the world.
  • Guarantee: The CELTA guarantees teachers have the techniques and confidence to start working effectively as soon as they finish the course.
  • Practical experience: Working with real learners in a real classroom environment equips trainees with invaluable skills they will transfer to their working roles.
  • Employability: The CELTA is a widely-accepted qualification. Three out of four teaching jobs in language schools worldwide request this qualification as a minimum requirement!

About this institute

Universitat de Barcelona 

The University of Barcelona, founded in 1450, is a comprehensive higher education institution that presents deep academic tradition coupled with frontier scientific knowledge. It is located in the city of Barcelona, one of the main cosmopolitan hubs in the Mediterranean...

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Why study at Universitat de Barcelona

Why choose the University of Barcelona?

  • It is the top-rated Spanish university in the most prestigious international university rankings.
  • It is among the 25 best universities of the world with more than 400 years of history.
  • It is situated in Barcelona, one of the best university cities in the World.
  • It offers a wide range of course offerings: bachelor’s degree courses, master’s degree courses, doctoral programs and other specific courses and programs.

Contact info

Universitat de Barcelona

Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585
08007 Barcelona Catalunya

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