Bay Learning Academy is located in Arataki, Mt Maunganui, close to Bayfair Shopping Centre, the beach and Downtown Tauranga. The school also has a campus in Auckland. Since 2012, Bay Learning Academy has offered a range of English courses, including General English and IELTS Preparation, Cambridge and Business English. Successful learners can improve their English and gain certificate qualifications in English language and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. Bay Learning Academy is an English language school which caters for both international and domestic students. It provides English courses for speakers of other languages and first English language speakers. Bay Learning Academy is developing alliances and agreements with other providers, including Pacific International Hotel Management School, Waikato Institute of Education, Otago Polytechnic and others. Bay Learning Academy is a small language school which is determined to maintain low but viable student numbers and run small class sizes because it believes this approach supports better learning through the building of relationships between tutors and their students.