jesselton university college

Jesselton English Institute

Jesselton English Institute (JEI), a faculty of Jesselton University College under University Constitution, founded since 2018 as IELTS Exam and Training centre, is dedicated to offering comprehensive English language solutions, including exams, training, and courses. JEI is committed to preparing international students for global opportunities by enhancing their English proficiency, ensuring they are well-equipped to meet the linguistic demands of their academic or professional pursuits.

Over the years, we have proudly served a diverse array of students and participants, spanning various age groups and backgrounds. Our proven track record in delivering successful English language programs encompasses Early Childhood Development, Academic Enrichment for Primary and Secondary School students, Professional Development for Educators, and specialized Vocational and Business English training. Additionally,

At JEI, we adhere to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) to ensure a standardized and internationally recognized approach to language learning. This framework provides a clear and comprehensive basis for the development of our curricula, the design of teaching materials, and the assessment of language proficiency. By aligning our programs with CEFR, we guarantee that our students receive a high-quality education that meets global standards and enables them to communicate effectively in English across borders.

Furthermore, JEI is proud to be an authorized exam centre for both the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and the OTHM Qualifications. As an IELTS exam centre, we offer our students the opportunity to obtain a widely recognized English language certification, essential for academic and professional pursuits in English-speaking environments. Similarly, as an OTHM exam centre, we provide access to internationally accredited qualifications in International Diploma in English Proficiency (Level 3) accredited as European Qualifications Framework Level 4.

Vision & Mission


Our vision is to be a leading institution providing exceptional language learning experiences, setting high standards in curriculum innovation, teaching methods, and promoting global communication and understanding.


Provide high-quality English language instruction, helping learners achieve globally recognized qualifications through effective curricula, dynamic teaching methods, and an inclusive learning environment.

Core Values

  • We strive to set and surpass high academic standards.
  • We foster a culture of resilience and celebrate successes.
  • We create an environment where everyone feels valued and included.
  • We embrace diversity and promote equality.
  • We act with honesty and transparency in all our dealings.
  • We maintain ethical standards and prioritize fairness.

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