Welcome to ARDA. Since 1996, ARDA Language Centres have provided high quality, affordable language skills in the Lao PDR. With over 3000 alumni in Vientiane alone, and additional centres in Luang Prabang and Paske, ARDA has become one of the most well-recognised language training schools in Laos.

We offer both English and Lao classes in all three Language Centres as well as vocational skills training in Vientiane.

We are proud to contribute to the development of the Lao PDR by providing professional quality language learning acquisition and job skills to our students.

Feel free to browse our site and see what is happening at ARDA now.  If you have any inquiries, we're happy to help; email us here and we'll do our best to help!


Vientiane Language Centre

  ARDA Vientiane Language Centre is the original ARDA centre in Laos. The ARDA Vientiane Language Centre has courses for English language and Lao language learning. It also houses the main administrative offices for the ARDA organisation. English language program ARDA Vientiane Language Centre offers English language classes from beginner through to Upper-Intermediate. Like all […]

Pakse Language Centre

English Language Program ARDA Language Centre has been operating in Pakse since 2007. It is relocated to a newer facility behind Champasak Stadium since January 2016. This centre has a very new and modern office block. It has 8 classrooms with internet facilities. Our goal is to prepare students for academic and professional success at school, […]

Luang Prabang Language Centre

In 2004, ARDA Luang Prabang Language Centre opened to serve the needs of the English language learners in the city of Luang Prabang. The Centre is located near Phousi Market on the south end of town (see map below). Designated a World Heritage site in 1995, Luang Prabang is one of the cultural centres of […]

Skills Development Centre

The ARDA Skills Development Centre in Vientiane opened in 2006 to teach vocational skills to Lao students. It currently has a full enrollment of twenty three students in the two courses: Domestic Services Course – 9 months duration Electrical Engineering Course – 2 years duration With qualified teaching staff and a fully renovated campus that […]