About AEL

Our Academy

Academy of European Languages is an international language school founded in October 2013, located in Tirana, Albania. We offer language courses in English, German, Italian and French in all language levels (A1 – C1), basic computer courses, painting classes and summer camps for young children and adults. The language school is broadly recognized by its acronym and hashtag name on social media as #AEL. Our slogan is “ENTER TO LEARN, LEAVE TO ACHIEVE!”.

Classes at AEL feature a student-centered and communicative approach to learning. Engaging and dynamic lessons encourage interaction and conversation. Course content is co-created by instructors and students based on students’ needs, interests, and abilities. With our private and semi-private class formats, students are guaranteed personalized attention and plenty of opportunity for classroom interaction.

Vision & Mission


To create a community where everyone speaks at least one foreign language, in order to embrace more opportunities in life.


Help learners acquire knowledge, values and life skills through foreign languages by providing a unique learning experience.

In pursuing this mission, our staff is committed to:

  • Constantly improving our programs of study
  • Be open to always learn and improve
  • Using a variety of teaching techniques to fit the needs of our diverse student types
  • Provide an unforgettable learning experience
  • Work with creative, hard-working and visionary people.


Respect – respect each-other and the environment around us.

Empathy – be empathetic in order to get a better understanding of each situation.

Cooperation – be willing to participate and help when your  contribution is needed.

Responsibility – Be a responsible citizen and sent an example for the world you want to see.

Excellence – always commit to doing the best and giving the best.

AEL Registered trademark

AEL is a licensed language school which provides you with a cerfificate that is recognized by all private and public institutions in Albania. Besides that, AEL is also a Registered Trademark.


Based on law no.17/2017, date 16 02.2017, the rights of using this brand are exclusive and any use, imitation, copy of the products under this brand in the market by an unauthorized third party is strictly prohibited.


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The founder Eva Çota

Eva Çota holds a Bachelor’s degree and Msc in English language teaching from University of Tirana and an MBA from Polis University. She is the founder and Managing Director of Academy of European Languages (AEL), which was established in October 4th, 2013. She is passionate about learning and personal development and has obtained numerous professional qualifications.

Eva is experienced in teaching, management, sales and marketing counting 10 years of experience. She has worked for private companies in B2B sales and management as well as in public sector, at the National Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation. She actively participates in StartUp events and bootcamps acting as a facilitator and mentor for young and emerging entrepreneurs and helps them move forward.

LinkedIn Eva Çota