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We want you to be understood. Our programs are designed to help you do just that.

Our Programs

Quality assurance

Our high quality teaching is accredited by:

IALC (International Association of Language Centres)

ILI is a proud member of:

EnglishUSA - the American Association of Intensive English Programs
Study Massachusetts
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We are based in the small and beautiful city of Northampton, Massachusetts in the USA’s north east.

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An overview of Northampton, MA.
  • Join us in Northampton
  • Or online
  • Or both
  • Or study with us in another country
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Business, state and foundation supporters

We’re supported by these generous organizations.

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Community Foundation of Western Masschusetts
he Beveridge Family Foundation
United Way of Franklin and Hampshire Region
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You can support us too, by making a donation or volunteering.

Embracing Diversity Through Language Learning

At ILI, we believe in the power of languages to open hearts, unlock doors to new opportunities, and weave the rich tapestry of our world’s cultures together. Learn more about our ILI’s values and impact on our community.

Our mission is simple yet profound: to promote intercultural understanding and diverse communities by providing high-quality language instruction and teacher training.

What truly makes ILI stand out is the warmth and inclusivity of our community. We cherish every student’s journey, recognizing the bravery it takes to dive into a new language and culture. Our approach is nurturing and personalized, ensuring that learning feels like an adventure, filled with moments of joy and discovery. Our values are centered on respect, empathy, and a celebration of diversity, creating a welcoming environment where every voice is heard and every culture is honored.

At ILI, we offer a variety of learning experiences, from group classes (in-person and online) as well as study abroad options, all designed to fit the unique needs and aspirations of our diverse group of students. Our commitment to creating a supportive, engaging, and effective learning environment is what sets us apart.

Join us at ILI, and let’s embark on this beautiful language learning journey together, building bridges of understanding and friendship along the way.