2020 Sponsors

IATEFL Manchester 2020 Sponsors

We would like to say a huge Thank you so all our Sponsors for Manchester 2020


Strategic Partner

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust. We teach English in over 50 countries, train teachers of English worldwide and provide free online resources for learners and teachers, increasing the knowledge and use of the English language across the world. Founded in 1934, we are a UK charity governed by Royal Charter and a UK public body.  For more information, please go to https://www.britishcouncil.org/english.

Silver Sponsors

Express Publishing was established in 1988.  During the last 3 decades of operation they have successfully managed to bridge the gap between methodology, technology and education.  The company has been growing steadily and today exports in 109 countries, has formed numerous strategic partnerships and 30 ministerial adoptions.  By combining modern technology and traditional teaching methods, Express Publishing strives to be innovative every step of the learning journey.  The company mission is to excite, explore and excel.  For more information, please go to https://www.expresspublishing.co.uk/.


National Geographic Learning, is a leading provider of English Language Teaching materials for learners at kindergarten through to adult and academic education. Our unique partnerships with National Geographic and TED mean we can offer a unique range of authentic materials that inspire and bring your classroom to life. For information on any of our titles, visit our website ELTNGL.com. We’re excited to once again be silver sponsors of IATEFL (we hope you like your bag!), visit our stand to see what we have on offer!  Join our community on Facebook and Linkedin! And why not sign up to our blog In Focus, and our free monthly webinars delivered by authors, teacher trainers, National Geographic Explorers and speakers from the TED stage.


Bronze Sponsors

At non-profit ETS, we are passionate about our mission to advance quality and equity in education for all people worldwide because we believe in the power of learning. We strive to provide innovative and meaningful measurement solutions that improve teaching and learning, expand educational opportunities, and inform policy. ETS develops, administers and scores more than 50 million tests annually, including the TOEFL® test, in more than 180 countries worldwide.  For more information, please go to https://www.ets.org/toefl.

Macmillan Education is one of the world's leading publishers of English language teaching and school curriculum materials, with 175 years of publishing experience. Operating in over 120 countries worldwide, we work closely with the students, teachers, institutions and educational authorities that use our products and materials. Today we publish ELT and school curriculum materials in print, digital and online formats to suit learning environments around the world, and we support teachers by offering the training they need to deliver the best experience to their students.

  For more information about Macmillan Education, please go to: www.macmillanenglish.com


NCUK is a leading international higher education qualification and service provider with over 30 years’ experience. We are a consortium of universities who have provided over 35,000 international students with a pathway to study abroad at some of the best universities in the world. We have a quality-assured global network of Delivery Partners on five continents who deliver our portfolio of qualifications to the highest academic standard.  We are delighted to introduce you to ‘NCUK English’ at IATEFL 2020. NCUK English stems from our long-standing English for Academic Purposes modules which are embedded within all NCUK qualifications and are accepted for entry to university as an alternative IELTS.

NCUK English is a unique package consisting of an online test with optional English language courses designed for international students seeking a proof of English for visa purposes. It provides an all-inclusive solution for both students, NCUK Delivery Partners and NCUK Universities by offering a fast, reliable, quality assured testing service enabling students to prove their English language levels and progress to university.  Contact us for more information at [email protected] or visit www.ncuk.ac.uk  

Oxford University Press is the world’s authority on the English language. As part of the University of Oxford, we are committed to furthering English language learning worldwide. We continuously bring together our experience, expertise and research to create effective resources, helping millions of learners of English to achieve their potential and supporting teachers in their careers.  For more information please go to https://global.oup.com.

The English Language Teaching Centre is part of The University of Sheffield and one of the largest university language centres in the UK. We are proud sponsors of the IATEFL 2020 Careers Fair because we believe in development and support thousands of learners and hundreds of teachers on their career paths.  Learners come to Sheffield for pre-sessional, professional and specific English courses. For those interested or already working in a career teaching English we offer pre and in-service qualifications, various Masters-level degrees and tailored international programmes. From January onwards each year we recruit teachers for our busy summer programmes.  If you'd like to learn more about our courses, qualifications, development opportunities and teaching roles please visit our website or come and visit us in person at our stand in the IATEFL 2020 Careers Fair.  For more information, please go to https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/eltc/iatefl or you can find us on Twitter: twitter.com/sheffieldeltc and Instagram: instagram.com/sheffieldeltc.

And a further thank you to our general Sponsors for IATEFL Manchester 2020: