About Us

BESIG, the Business English Special Interest Group of IATEFL, is a truly professional body representing the interests and serving the needs of the international business English teaching community.
IATEFL stands for the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language and with 4,000 members, it´s a thriving international community of English teachers. Find out more about IATEFL´s mission.
IATEFL BESIG is IATEFL´s Business English Special Interest Group, so in order to become a member of BESIG you first have to become a member of IATEFL and select BESIG as your special interest group while you´re registering. Here you can find more information about joining IATEFL.
IATEFL´s Head Office is located in the UK and they can be contacted at the following postal address:
2- 3 The Foundry
Seager Road
Faversham, ME13 7FD



IATEFL BESIG offers members and non-members alike a wide range of possibilities for continued professional development and networking.


IATEFL BESIG offers a variety of interesting opportunities for you to publicize your English teaching related products and services here on our website, in our newsletter and at our conferences.


IATEFL BESIG is run by a group of volunteers who form the Committee and take on the various jobs involved in managing the SIG.