English school in Cambridge

  • study abroad Cambridge United Kingdom
  • age from 18 to 99 years old
  • Language English
  • dates All year round.
  • length From 2 weeks
  • price from 520 GBP

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Our English school is located in the centre of Cambridge. Located less than one hour from the capital, the city of Cambridge is THE university city. Cambridge counts many artistic and cultural treasures. You will meet all year long thousands of students coming from all around the world.
Creation: 1954
Facilities: 20 spacious classrooms equipped with a variety of audio and visual aids, cafeteria, gardens, multimedia space, free Internet access , WIFI.

HIGHLIGHTS
Learn English in Cambridge! Our English school was established in 1954 and is the oldest language school in Cambridge. It is located in the city centre of Cambridge and is composed of 2 buildings (at 10 minutes walk to each other): Salisbury Villas (where classes take place from September to June) and the Hills Roads Sixth Form College (for the summer period).

COURSES
Type of course: General English, IELTS Preparation (intermediate level required); private courses: 50 EUR/hour
Course level: From beginner to advanced
Course content: grammar, vocabulary, listening and reading comprehension, writing, compositions, discussions, idioms and pronunciation.
General English classes: 20 or 28 courses per week 
IELTS Preparation: 28 courses (20 General English + 8 IELTS Preparation)
Class duration: 45 minutes
Test on arrival: yes
Number of student per class: 16 students of different nationalities.

ACADEMIC STAFF
Qualified teachers.
Accreditation: British Council, Education UK, English UK, IALC

LOCATION
The city of Cambridge is an old English university town and the administrative centre of the county of Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom. It lies about 50 miles (80 km) north-northeast of London and is surrounded by a number of smaller towns and villages. It is also at the heart of the high-technology centre known as Silicon Fen.
Cambridge is best known for the University of Cambridge, which includes the renowned Cavendish Laboratory, King's College Chapel and the Cambridge University Library. The Cambridge skyline is dominated by the last two, along with the chimney of Addenbrooke's Hospital in the far south of the city and St John's College Chapel tower in the north. Cambridge and the surrounding area provide an inspirational base to discover the East of England. Enjoy our English school in Cambridge!

LEISURE ACTIVITIES
Learn English in Cambridge and have fun in our English language school! A range of leisure and cultural activities is offered in option and organized by our English school in Cambridge. Students are responsible for any fees related to these optional activities. Examples: visit of botanic gardens, of the Fitzwilliam museum, sports, cinema, bowling, excursion to Oxford, York, Bath etc.

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Accommodation

- Host Family: single room, half board (during the week); full board (week end). Families are located around the school (30 min with public transportation).

  • Residence: single room, private bathroom, self-catering. Common room and Kitchen shared. Free Wifi. The residence is located into a mall with shops, restaurants and bars in the city center and located 10 minutes walking distance from the school.

  • Prices

    GENERAL ENGLISH AND IELTS PREPARATION

    Residence
    Course General English General English IELTS Preparation

    Courses per week

    Reference

    20

    EA12

    28

    EA18

    28

    EA19

    2 weeks 1 235 EUR 1 320 EUR 1 320 EUR
    3 weeks 1 755 EUR 1 880 EUR 1 880 EUR
    4 weeks 2 290 EUR 2 455 EUR 2 455 EUR

    Beginning of the classes each Monday. For a longer stay, please contact us. 

    DATES

    Arrival: Sunday
    Departure: Saturday
    Bank holidays: Courses are maintained on bank holidays. 

    ACCESS/TRANSPORTATION

    Regular airlines to the 4 London airports (Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton, Stansted) and taxi to your host place
    Low-cost airlines: Easy Jet, Ryanair, Brussel Airlines, Clickair, Flybe, Germanwings, Wizz Air, Air Berlin, Transavia, Monarch, Sky Europe…
    Eurostar: From Paris, Calais and Lille, terminal to London St Pancras. From the King´s cross train station (close to St Pancras) take a direct transportation to Cambridge (by train). From the Cambridge train station, take a taxi until your host place.
    Nearest airport: Cambridge City Airport; London Luton and Stansted Airports are both within 30 miles (50 km) of Cambridge.

    Transfer possibilities: Reception in London and assistance until the place of living and/or walk-home programme at the end of the stay (only between 7 am and 11pm).
    Cost for each way:

  • London Heathrow: 260 EUR
  • London Luton: 195 EUR
  • London Stansted: 155 EUR



    Price includes

  • Administration fees
  • Courses (see options)
  • Accommodation (see options)
  •  School books
  • Support, assistance and 24 hours emergency phone number during the whole program



    Price does not include

  • International airfare
  • International Travel insurance
  • Visa, passport and medical exam fees
  • Airport pick-up and transfers
  • Extra activities organized by the school
  • Personal expenses and pocket money
  • Medical and Emergency Repatriation Insurance (maybe provided by Nacel for an extra cost)
  • Application fees (65 euros)

  • Eligibility

    Age: 18+
    Minimum language level: beginner                                       
    VISA: Non EU students: please consult the British Embassy in your country.

    Testimonials

    "This program completely fulfilled my expectations. I really enjoyed staying with my private teacher, who warmly welcomed me. She made me discover Cambridge and thanks to her advices, I’ve made the best of my stay there. Her efficient teaching method allowed me to progress."

    Anne (18)
     
     
     

    An exceptional stay in all aspects: interesting courses, impeccable accommodation, various activities and a caring staff.

    Benedicte L.
     
     
     
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