English Learning Franchising - a Proven Business Model With Attractive Returns in a Booming Market

Wall Street English in Numbers

Since 1972

Current Learners

Wall Street English is a world leader in English language training for adults. Over its 45+ year history, it has provided training to over 3 million adults through a global network of franchise centers using a unique blended learning methodology.

A Global Brand with a Track Record of Growth and Scalable Model​

The Wall Street English model of English learning franchising has been continually optimized through our history and promises attractive returns in the growth industry of education. Potential partners around the globe are invited to join a strong existing network of franchisees. 

The English Learning Market

The global market for English learning is a large industry which continues to grow. To capture the scale of this growth and the relevance of the market, Wall Street English commissioned a white paper through YouGov, a reputed independent research firm. The findings speak for themselves:

Learning English Boosts Income and Improves Career Chances​

  • 25% higher income 
  • 70% feel positive about their career prospects 
  • 73% expect improved life prospects

1.4 Billion People Are Learning English Right Now

  • 20% of the world’s population
  • 70% of the world’s labor force

English: The World’s Dominant Language Now and in the Future​

  • 73% think learning English will become more important
  • 74% are already using English to communicate with foreigners

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Why Invest With Wall Street English?​

Proven Method

  • Unique blended-learning methodology

  • Highly appealing proposition to adult learners

  • Studies demonstrate strong learning results

  • Ongoing development of our products & services

Track Record & Global Brand

  • 45+ years across multiple markets & regions

  • Global footprint with high potential for further growth

  • Strong collaborative network of 130+ franchises

  • Large & experienced support team

Proven Business Model

  • Defined & documented operating procedures

  • Strong return on investment

  • Fast track to high profits

  • Proven business model with ongoing support & training

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How Can You Invest in English Learning Franchising?

Depending on your own ambition and budget, as well as your local market potential, Wall Street English offers a variety of investment options, from country-wide or regional networks to single unit operations:

Master Franchisee


Area Developer


Sub Franchisee


Top English Learning Franchising Opportunities

Wall Street English is focused on growing into many new markets with strong demand for English learning in the coming years, with multiple opportunities still available. The following territories have been identified as particularly attractive target markets:

Large multi-center development opportunity with growing demand for English learning.

An increasing demand of English offering a profitable and attractive area developer opportunity.

A strong market where English skills are essential and high value is placed on education.

One of the world’s top ten markets for adult English learning offering multi-channel revenue streams. 

Alongside these immediate targets, Wall Street English is looking to develop across various further areas with local partners. Learn more about English learning franchising opportunities in your local market.

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News and Views in English Learning Franchising

A round-up of industry news and views from a Wall Street English perspective:


Why Poland offers great business opportunities for English training

Wall Street English is heading to Poland, on its search to find a franchise partner to expand its network of English language learning centers into Eastern Europe. Read on to find out about this business opportunity in Poland. Poland, a Strong Market Where English Skills are Essential Center-based learning already...

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The Wall Street English Method: Flipped Learning and Use of Technology

At the IATEFL Conference (June 2021), English training experts presented the flipped learning approach and the use of technology in the Wall Street English method within today’s educational context. How Language Training Evolved During Covid  The Covid-19 pandemic has changed the face of language training. While online language learning pre-Covid was on the rise, during the...

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How Investors See the Language Training Market in 2021 and Beyond

How have investors adapted to the pandemic? What opportunities have arisen? What are the benefits of franchising during such a period? How will center-based English language training be impacted by the new normal? Panelists Natanael Wright (President & Owner, Wall Street English France & Spain), Kish Gill (President & Owner, Wall Street English Indonesia), and Enrico Cesenni (Co-owner and CEO, Wall Street English...

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