TEFL TESOL Courses in Tashkent

Situated in the east of Uzbekistan, Tashkent is the country’s capital as well as its largest city. It is also the Central Asia region’s most populated city with a population of about two and a half million people. The city was made the capital of the country when Uzbekistan gained independence after the collapse of the USSR in 1991.

Tashkent is an incredibly interesting and ever-changing city where the long history and rich Uzbek culture can be seen in the city’s fascinating architecture, particularly the exhibition halls and metro stations. One of the most effective ways to experience the way of life in Tashkent is to pay a visit to one of the many local markets which serve as social centers for the local population.

Tashkent’s nightlife is ever developing and you can find the best clubs, restaurants and teahouses in the city. The cuisine in Uzbekistan is mostly made up of bread and noodles with mutton being the main meat due to the large number of sheep in the country. Tea is incredibly popular in Uzbekistan and green tea is the national hot drink but black tea is preferred in Tashkent.

The city is home to an excellent transportation network that makes it possible to get all over the city from morning until night. Tashkent’s metro system is the most convenient way to get about town and is in service from 5 a.m. 12 a.m.

The city’s history can be traced back 2,200 years and encompasses the Islamic civilization, the Mongol conquest as well as Tsarist and Soviet Russia. Tashkent used to be an important travel and trade center on the Silk Road because of its favorable location and mild climate.

Tashkent’s tourist destinations include Hazrati-Imam Square which is in the historical section of the city. The Baraq-Khan Madrassah and Tilla-Shaykh Mosques, the Mausoleum of the famous Islamic scholar Abu Bakr Qaffal Shashi, and The Imam al-Bukhari Islamic Institute can also be found and enjoyed in Tashkent. Additionally, the Tashkent Television Tower, at 375 meters high, is the 11th tallest tower in the world. 

Tashkent’s important architectural and historical value spans its fascinating history including ancient settlements, medieval buildings, Soviet era buildings, and the modern luxury apartments and business centers of today. These days, there are two international airports and a railway station and one of the city’s main attractions is its underground system, with its uniquely designed stations.

Take part in our TEFL course in Tashkent, Uzbekistan and receive high-quality training and internationally recognized certification, you will be sure that at the end of the course, you will have the skills needed to begin a new career teaching English abroad.

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The School

ITTT’s Tashkent TEFL training school is situated close to the center of the city. The school houses up-to-date learning zones and leisure and social spaces used for delivering lessons. Course participants can study in one of our modern air-conditioned classrooms with interactive whiteboards. There is also a learning center furnished with all the teaching resources you could need. Additionally, our Students Services team is here to help with anything trainees need during their stay.

All our TEFL trainers are highly-experienced and internationally qualified instructors who will do all they can to help course participants become confident and competent English teachers. All of our course instructors are DELTA and CELTA/TESOL certified with plenty of practical experience teaching English. Throughout the course, participants will focus on improving practical teaching skills with face-to-face practice, which provides trainees with the methods and self-confidence they need to start their teaching career.


You will have a number of different accommodation options available to you including hotels and hostels. All the options are within walking distance of the TEFL school. The cost of hostels per month is between 400$ - 800$. More information on the accommodation choices in Tashkent will be sent once your place on the course has been confirmed. If you have any queries related to the accommodation, please let us know and we will be happy to help you.

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Course fees

The total price is divided into: deposit and balance.

The deposit may be paid via a) credit card b) Paypal c) wire transfer d) Western Union.

The balance of the course fee must be paid by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the training center on the first day of the course.


USD 600
to be paid in advance
USD 900
to be paid on arrival

Accomodation Fees

The accommodation fees are not part of the course price and you are free to choose whichever accommodation option you prefer.

If you choose to use our accommodation, it should be paid for either by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the school at the start of the course.

USD 400
(to be paid on arrival)
4 weeks in-class course in Tashkent
special price on offer from
$ 1500
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are my payment options?


    Course deposits must be paid to our administrative center. Credit/debit card payments are the fastest and cheapest way to pay, but we also accept payments via Western Union and bank transfer. While there are no deadlines for a deposit, courses can fill up quickly and your seat will only be reserved after the deposit has been paid.

    Once you make your deposit, you will receive an email with an informational packet that provides detailed information about the course and Tashkent itself.

    The balance of course fees are payable on the first day of class and can be made with a credit/debit card, cash or travelers’ check.

    Course fees are all-inclusive so you won’t be asked to pay additional costs for course related materials or services. This also includes course moderation, accreditation fees and lifetime job assistance.

  • What are my accommodation options?


    You can stay at a guesthouse, hostel or hotel. In all cases you will have your own private room and share all the communal facilities including the kitchen, washing machine for laundry, and bathroom. All rooms are clean, comfortable, adequately furnished and are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. The cost of utilities is included. Sheets are also provided, however, you will need to bring a towel. All rooms are located within easy reach of various restaurants, bars and entertainment sites.

  • What travel documents will I need for Uzbekistan?


    With the exception of the citizens of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Russia, Georgia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, everyone needs a visa to enter the Republic of Uzbekistan. 

    Update: Since February 2018, citizens of Israel, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea and Turkey can also enter Uzbekistan visa-free!

    You need to apply for this visa in advance. You can obtain one for 15 or 30 days. Be aware that the visa is date-specific. This means that you can only enter the country from the date you specified and that you have to leave the country before the end date on your visa.

    Visa Application form: you can download the official visa application form on 

    Fill it in and print it out twice.

    • Valid passport
    • 2 passport-sized photos
    • Letter of Invitation (LOI): you can obtain an LOI through a specialized travel agency or via Depending on your citizenship, you’ll have to provide several documents (such as a letter of your employer). The price of an LOI is between 90 USD and 160 USD and it takes about 7 to 10 days before you receive it, depending on where you apply for one.

  • What is the course schedule?


    Class time is generally 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, with mid-morning and afternoon breaks and a lunch break. For approximately two weeks, you will be preparing to teach—learning all of the things you need to know in order to be successful in the classroom. For the other two weeks, you will actually be teaching and preparing your materials.

  • What can I expect during teaching practice?


    We use local Uzbek students for the trainees’ teaching practice. Uzbek students are very keen and enthusiastic, and because we don‘t charge them to attend, all students come to classes purely because they want to!

  • Who usually attends the course?


    The maximum class size in Tashkent City course is 18. Normally, we have somewhere around 8 - 15 trainees. Most of the participants are American, British, Canadian or Australian, although we do accept non-native speakers of English who have a high proficiency in the language.

  • Is there a dress code?


    During trainees’ lessons, casual attire is allowed. 

    In Uzbekistan, teachers are very respectable. So, you will need to have on hand some really smart clothing for the English classes/teaching practice. 

    Men: Button-down shirts, trousers, a tie, nice shoes that aren't trainers/sneakers... something you'd wear to a job interview.

    Women: Shoulders should be covered; very thin straps or tank tops are not allowed. No low-cut necklines, very short skirts or bare midriffs. Open-toed shoes are acceptable.

  • What should I bring for course studies?


    Please be sure to arrive on the first day of the course with a notebook and a pen. We also encourage you to bring a laptop as we have Wi-Fi at the training center. We will provide all course materials for you so there is no need to bring anything else for the course itself.

  • What documents do I need for finding employment after the course?


    Please bring your resume/CV because the school will require this in the teaching practice. When you secure work you may be asked to provide originals and copies of your college degrees and transcripts.

  • What is the TEFL job market in Uzbekistan like? Will I have trouble getting a job?


    The TEFL job market in Uzbekistan is excellent at the moment. Finding employment immediately is only difficult if you wait until the last day of the course to begin looking. With just a little patience, you will certainly locate work in no time, usually in the area of your choice.

  • When do I need to start looking for work in Uzbekistan? Where do I start?


    We suggest you begin setting up interviews and sending resumes in the second or third week of the course.

  • What will TEFL International do to help me secure employment?


    First, we provide you with information related to job search process in Uzbekistan and guide you how to find a good job. Second, we give you a list of schools in Uzbekistan and contacts. Finally, we invite some schools to come to our location to recruit you on the last day of the course. We guarantee job placement assistance, but please note that TEFL International doesn‘t guarantee its graduates employment in Uzbekistan as such. This job placement assistance is an integral part of the course and is available for as long as you need it afterwards.

  • What is the average salary like?


    The average salary in Uzbekistan is about US$ 1,500 – 2,000 per month, though of course this varies depending on what type of school or company you work for and whether you work full or part-time.

  • Do most schools provide accommodations for their teachers?


    No, but we will help you to find good places to stay if you want.

  • How many of the TEFL graduates actually find work in Uzbekistan?


    Most of our course graduates who have wanted to work in Uzbekistan have been able to secure teaching positions.

  • Do schools provide health insurance?


    Generally, no, but if you are accepted by a big school and have a long term contract with them, you may be given medical coverage at a local specified hospital.

  • Do schools provide work permits?


    Most schools here don‘t do this but they can help you to get/extend your work visa as well as your work permit.