Experience outstanding learning
Founded in 1919, the College is Europe's largest adult education centre and, along with 30,000 students a year, you can enjoy its modern, bright building in Covent Garden and explore over 4,000 part-time courses at all levels, taking place in the evenings, daytimes and at weekends.
As a student you can enjoy some of the capital’s best adult education facilities; a flexible course offer including daytime, evening and weekend classes; excellent tutors, courses that range from the most popular in London to unique and specialist subjects; and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.
Currently City Lit has an average five star Hotcourses rating for its courses and has also been described as “Britain’s pre-eminent adult education institution.” (The Guardian) and “A bastion of lifelong learning.” (The Evening Standard). City Lit was also graded 'Outstanding' in a recent Government inspection.
What's on offer
Some of City Lit’s most popular courses include Acting, Jewellery-Making, Creative Writing, Languages, Photography, Complementary health, Pottery, Counselling, Dance, TV Presenting, Computing, Web Design, Fitness Instructor Training, Literature, History and Politics, Music, Singing, Music Technology, Psychology, Personal Development, English for speakers of other languages, Digital arts, Drawing and Painting and Graphic Design.
There are also courses in access to higher education, literacy and numeracy, speech therapy, teacher training, courses for people with learning difficulties, and a unique range of Deaf Education courses.
Visit our website to find out more.