Eaquals 2018

For more than 15 years, International House Bucharest offers high quality services to its partners and is famous for the English courses it provides.

The awards received along the years have proved that the motto “Happy Learners are Effective Learners” stands for a measurable reality, and the 11 excellence points out of 12, received after the last Eaquals inspection increase the trust level and the dedication of its partners in carrying on the cooperation with number 1 centre for language teaching in Romania.

International House Bucharest is member of the most rigorous European association that supervises the standards for teaching foreign languages: European Association for Quality Language Services – EAQUALS.

During the last inspection commonly carried out jointly by quality inspectors from IHWO London and EAQUALS (in March 2018), all the international standards for a foreign language centre have been checked:

During a 4-days very strict inspection, the EAQUALS inspectors have monitored 49 specific quality standards, grouped under 12 chapters:

  1. Teaching
  2. Academic Management – Curriculum and Syllabus
  3. Academic Management – Progress Assessment and Certification
  4. Academic Management – Quality Assurance
  5. Academic Resources
  6. Other Services to Course Participants
  7. Staff Contracts, Terms and Conditions
  8. Qualifications, Experience and Training
  9. Communications
  10. Information
  11. Premises
  12. Management and Administration

All teachers have been observed in the teaching process, at all levels and for all types of courses under implementation at that time (Business English, English for kids, Romanian for foreigners, etc.), all IH employees have been interviewed and all the working procedures have been analysed thoroughly and according to the latest developments in the area


11 excellence points out of maximum 12 possible!



“International House Bucharest Language Training Center was inspected by Eaquals in 2018 and met the high standards required for Eaquals accreditation. The teaching, the course programmes, as well as the course organisation, the learning resources, testing and evaluation were all judged to be of high quality. It was found that the institution takes great care to protect the welfare of its clients and staff, and all publicity materials produced by the institution are accurate and truthful.

The Inspectors identified points of excellence in the following categories::

  1. Management and Administration
  2. Course Design and Supporting Systems
  3. Assessment and Certification
  4. Academic Resources
  5. Learning Environment
  6. Client Services
  7. Quality Assurance
  8. Staff Profile and Development
  9. Staff Employment Terms
  10. Internal Communications
  11. External Communications”

Congratulations to the entire team of International House Bucharest! We thank all our collaborators who enter daily our premises for learning with us! Every day, we learn together to be better!

Eaquals Verdict letter – IH Bucharest 2018