EF was established in 1965 in Sweden with the mission to break down barriers in language, culture, and geography. Today, it is the largest private education company in the world, represented in Russia by four divisions: Education First, English First, Corporate Language Learning Solutions and Englishtown.
With 400 schools and over 20 million students, EF Education First specializes in international language schools, academic degrees, educational travel, and cultural exchange. EF English First and EF Englishtown are divisions of EF, committed to teaching English around the world. In addition to helping 1,500 corporations with English training, EF is the Official Language Training Supplier to the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
A global network of EF English First schools are set up in countries with pressing demands for English language education – eastern Europe, Latin America and Asia and allows students of all ages to learn English without leaving their own countries.
EF English First in Russia comprises over 1000 employees and teachers, 6 regional offices and operates 35 English schools in 11cities.
EF’s Moscow office is Best Office Awards 2012 winner.