About NLS

We do what we know best: we teach English

Nile Language School is the leader in providing English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction and preparing the students from the global community for the TOEFL iBT test and education in America as well as other English-speaking countries. For years our students have chosen NLS as their destination school to study English in the USA and experience the American culture. NLS is authorized to enroll international (F1) students under the federal law.

NLS prides itself on delivering the highest quality holistic ESL experience including instruction in a friendly environment, cultural immersion, and the most competitive tuition rates on the market. 

Our convenient location in the heart of Bergen County in northern New Jersey, the New York metro area, and in a very close proximity to New York City guarantees easy access to everything NYC offers including entertainment, dining, sporting events, and many more.


  • International bodyNLS’ students come from across the globe and bring with them different experiences and knowledge

  • Pathway programs – Many universities accept an NLS certificate which facilitates students in their pursuits toward higher education or skill-based training

  • Individual focusEvery student receives individual attention

High Standards In Teaching English

NLS offers a range of English as a Second Language; (ESL) courses from beginner to advanced levels. We guarantee that students completing our program will acquire the necessary listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills to effectively communicate with confidence in various settings.

NLS  offers TOEFL Test Preparation courses that allow students to enhance their skills by focusing  on academic listening, speaking, reading, writing, and test-taking skills that are necessary to succeed in higher education. TOEFL courses are primarily designed for, but not exclusive to, college- bound students or for those who aspire to continue their education, in some capacity, beyond NLS.

In addition to our academic programs, NLS provides students with information about local events and activities. NLS encourages students to participate in community affairs as it would provide opportunities for students to apply their English in real-life situations. Additionally, NLS hosts on-site parties, activities, and external field trips all intended to sharpen the students’ English skills.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

While still considered as the New York metropolitan area, NLS is located at the heart of Northern New Jersey. Manhattan, New York City is about 15 minutes away via driving, about 15 minutes via train and 20 minutes with the bus. Public transportations are conveniently located in less than 1 minute of walking distance from our school.

Yes, we do! NLS is authorized by SEVP (Student and Exchange Visitor Program) to enroll international students with nonimmigrant F-1 visas.

Our application process is very simple! You simply fill out our online application form and submit your document online to the account that you created during your online application.

You will need the following document to apply:

Copy of Passport: Must be valid for at least 6 months

Proof of Finance: You must prove that you have enough funds to cover the cost of education and cost of living in the United States.

Affidavit of Support/Sponsor Letter: If you are being sponsored, your sponsor must sign a sponsor form. If your sponsor is located in the U.S., they must fill out the form I-531 Affidavit of Support that can be found on the USCIS website.

Pay the fees: Registration fee of $100 and Document mailing fee ($75 for International Express or $25 for Domestic Express or Free for Pick Ups)

For accommodations, we partner with American Homestay Network. You may find more information about AHN by clicking here.

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