Accreditation & Membership


Since Philinter has become renowned in providing English education to students in Cebu, Philippines, the institution has built its strong prestige and has been an active member of various associations; thus gaining several accreditations from trusted departments not only in the Philippines but also outside the nation.

These awards, memberships and accreditations all serve as proofs of our commitment to deliver high quality English language training.

Education institute Business Permit acquired from Lapu-lapu City Hall

Philinter is a registered education institute of Lapu-lapu City

Authorized education institute by the Philippine Immigration Office

Philinter is an approved institute in registering foreign students and in issuing special permits such as Approval to Accept Foreign Students (AAFS NO. MCL-2009-172) and Special Study Permit (SSP) by the Philippine Immigration Office

Accredited by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), a Philippine Education Department Agency

Philinter is formally acknowledged and registered as a Philippine ESL Institute

Recognized by the Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) as an Education Institute

Philinter is officially recognized by the Department of Tourism

Cebu Association of Language Academy (CALA) certified member

Philinter is an official member of CALA. Institutions accredited by the Department of Tourism, Philippine Immigration Department, etc. are the only organizations that can subscribe CALA. Merely with this fact, Philinter has become a trusted formal education institute for students.


Australia IDP is a global institute which has 75 branches in 29 countries providing many students in the US, Canada, UK, New Zealand international English proficiency evaluation. IDP is conducted in more than 800 centers in 130 countries. IELTS IDP is spearheaded by British Council and Cambridge University.

Association of Language Travel Organization (ALTO) member

ALTO has 180 language Centers and associate members in 40 countries in 5 continents. ALTO is also one of the international organizations that provide high quality education. Its main objective is to provide safety for education programs all over the globe. Philinter is the first registered institution of ALTO in the whole Philippines.