Language course English in Boston

ELC Boston

Learn English in Boston by taking a language course at our partner school, English Language Center (ELC). Situated in a magnificent building right in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay area, ELC is very close to both Charles River and Harvard University. Back Bay is full of shops, cafes and bookshops which create a really exciting area in which to learn English. 

Key features of our partner English school in Boston:

  • School accredited by AAIEP (American Association of Intensive Language Programs)
  • 11 fully equipped classrooms
  • Mix of nationalities
  • Intermediate intensive courses start each Monday, with specific start dates for beginners
  • Student room with computers and WIFI internet access
  • Library and multimedia language laboratory
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

ELC organises an ample activity programme for you to enjoy whilst you learn English in Boston. Example activities include:

  • Welcome party when you arrive at the school
  • Guided visits to Boston’s most interesting places
  • Weekend excursions to Cape Cod, New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts 
Activity programme Boston

 

Intensive

Learn English in Boston by taking an intensive English course. The intensive English course consists of 20, 24 or 30 lessons per week, with a maximum of 12 students per group. For the intensive course of 20 lessons per week, you will not need an I-20 visa if your country is part of the visa waiver programme, but for the 24 or 30 hour courses you will. The intensive course lessons focus on communication skills and centre upon studying grammar, vocabulary, conversation, writing and listening comprehension.

 

Indication of your class schedule with

20 Lessons: from 9:00 till 10:40 and, after a 20-minute break, from 11:00 till 12:40 on Monday through Friday.

24 Lessons: all intensive 20 course classes with 4 extra lessons. These extra classes take place after lunch from 13:40 till 15:20 on Tuesday and Thursday.

30 Lessons: all intensive 20 course classes with 10 extra lessons. These extra classes take place after lunch from 13:40 till 15:20 on Monday through Friday.

*This indication of class times may be subject to schedule changes made by the school.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
30
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks 16 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 450 767 1085 1367 1984 2530 3623 4786
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 789 1371 1953 2499 3645 4720 6871 9092
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 904 1499 2094 2653 3826 4927 7131 9405
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1040 1772 2504 3200 4645 6020 8770 11590
Intensive with residence, double room, halfboard 851 1569 2288 2971 4390 5738 8435 11203
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks 16 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 481 829 1177 1472 2142 2706 3782 4998
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 820 1433 2045 2605 3804 4896 7029 9303
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 935 1560 2186 2759 3984 5104 7289 9616
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1071 1834 2596 3306 4804 6196 8929 11802
Intensive with residence, double room, halfboard 882 1631 2380 3076 4548 5914 8594 11414
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 538 944 1349 1702 2486 3165
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 877 1547 2217 2834 4147 5355
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 992 1675 2358 2988 4328 5562
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1129 1948 2768 3535 5148 6655
Intensive with residence, double room, halfboard 939 1746 2552 3306 4892 6373
Starting dates:  

beginner : 02/01, 30/01, 27/02, 27/03, 24/04, 22/05, 19/06, 03/07, 17/07, 31/07, 14/08, 11/09, 09/10, 06/11, 04/12
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

* Classes might begin on a Tuesday when a bank holiday falls on a Monday (e.g. 04/07/2016)
Students (including beginners) can start any Monday (= unofficial start date), but they will be joining a class that was formed before their arrival.

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €23 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€120

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 230.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

sr = single room, dr = double room
nm = no meals, b&b = bed & breakfast, hb = half board, fb = full board

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2017 the school is closed on the following dates:02/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 17/04/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 to 29/12/2017 inclusive.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
30
Starting dates:  

beginner : 01/01*, 29/01, 26/02, 26/03, 23/04, 21/05, 18/06, 02/07, 16/07, 30/07, 13/08, 10/09, 08/10, 05/11, 03/12
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

* Classes might begin on a Tuesday when a bank holiday falls on a Monday. Students (including beginners) can start any Monday (= unofficial start date), but they will be joining a class that was formed before their arrival.

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €25 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€134

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 256.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates:01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 16/04/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/12/2018, 25/12/2018.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Combined

Learn English in Boston by taking a combined English course. The combined course offered by our partner English school in Boston consists of 20 group English lessons and 10 individual English lessons per week. During your individual English lessons you will be able to study any area of the English language you choose. To take this course you will need an I-20 visa even if your country is part of the visa waiver programme.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 1199 2266 3332 4363 6478 8523
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1538 2869 4200 5496 8140 10713
Combined with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1653 2997 4341 5650 8320 10920
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1790 3270 4751 6196 9140 12013
Combined with residence, double room, halfboard 1600 3068 4535 5967 8885 11731
Starting dates:  

beginner : 02/01, 30/01, 27/02, 27/03, 24/04, 22/05, 19/06, 03/07, 17/07, 31/07, 14/08, 11/09, 09/10, 06/11, 04/12
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €23 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€120

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 230.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

sr = single room, dr = double room
nm = no meals, b&b = bed & breakfast, hb = half board, fb = full board

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2017 the school is closed on the following dates:02/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 17/04/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 to 29/12/2017 inclusive.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 1226 2305 3385 4429 5500 6571 7642 8642 9704 10766 11828 12732
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1565 2909 4253 5562 6897 8232 9568 10832 12159 13485 14812 15979
Combined with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1688 3054 4420 5751 7109 8466 9823 11110 12458 13807 15155 16345
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1829 3336 4844 6315 7814 9312 10810 12238 13728 15217 16707 18037
Combined with residence, double room, halfboard 1657 3169 4680 6157 7659 9162 10665 12097 13591 15085 16579 17914
Starting dates:  

beginner : 01/01*, 29/01, 26/02, 26/03, 23/04, 21/05, 18/06, 02/07, 16/07, 30/07, 13/08, 10/09, 08/10, 05/11, 03/12
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €25 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€134

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 256.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates:01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 16/04/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/12/2018, 25/12/2018.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Academic Year

Learn English in Boston by taking an academic year course. The academic year course in Boston is recommended for those students who would like to gain a very high command of the English language and maximise their English communication skills.

The academic year English course consists of 24 or 30 lessons per week which focus on:

General English (grammar, conversation, listening, vocabulary and written expression)
Exam preparation for the TOEFL or Cambridge exams

Throughout the course you will be supported by an academic advisor, who will also help you find information about applying to American universities.

Academic year classes have a maximum of 12 students and take place Monday to Friday 9.00 – 13.30*.
*Please note that the class timetable may change due to the distribution of students devised by the school.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
30
Number of weeks:
  24 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 7007 10445
Academic Year with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 13428 20038
Academic Year with shared apartment, double room, no meals 13847 20615
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room, no meals 17125 25533
Academic Year with residence, double room, halfboard 16632 24881
Number of weeks:
  24 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 8276 12348
Academic Year with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 14697 21942
Academic Year with shared apartment, double room, no meals 15116 22519
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room, no meals 18394 27437
Academic Year with residence, double room, halfboard 17901 26785
Starting dates:  

beginner : 02/01, 30/01, 27/02, 27/03, 24/04, 22/05, 19/06, 03/07, 17/07, 31/07, 14/08, 11/09, 09/10, 06/11, 04/12
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The students taking the Academic year program receive special academic services including the possibility to incorporate TOEFL and Cambridge courses and exams into their program (depending on their start date and duration of study), regularly scheduled meeting with a school academic advisor

Students receive and build an academic portfolio binder (including learning objectives, writing and work samples, language skills evaluations, study skill recommendations and written assessments that track student progress).

They have the opportunity to participate in academic skills elective class and free academic tutoring sessions

The school staff will coach students upon arrival to determine which courses (General English, TOEFL, Cambridge) they should incorporate into their program.

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €23 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€120

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 230.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

sr = single room, dr = double room
nm = no meals, b&b = bed & breakfast, hb = half board, fb = full board

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2017 the school is closed on the following dates:02/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 17/04/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 to 29/12/2017 inclusive.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
24
30
Number of weeks:
  24 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 7338 10934
Academic Year with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 13758 20527
Academic Year with shared apartment, double room, no meals 14389 21422
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room, no meals 17773 26498
Academic Year with residence, double room, halfboard 17703 26481
Number of weeks:
  24 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 8607 12837
Academic Year with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 15028 22431
Academic Year with shared apartment, double room, no meals 15658 23326
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room, no meals 19042 28402
Academic Year with residence, double room, halfboard 18972 28385
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The students taking the Academic year program receive special academic services including the possibility to incorporate TOEFL and Cambridge courses and exams into their program (depending on their start date and duration of study), regularly scheduled meeting with a school academic advisor

Students receive and build an academic portfolio binder (including learning objectives, writing and work samples, language skills evaluations, study skill recommendations and written assessments that track student progress).

They have the opportunity to participate in academic skills elective class and free academic tutoring sessions

The school staff will coach students upon arrival to determine which courses (General English, TOEFL, Cambridge) they should incorporate into their program.

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €25 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€134

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 256.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates:01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 16/04/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/12/2018, 25/12/2018.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Business English

Learn business English in Boston by taking a specialised course with our partner English school. This 2-week course provides 20 lessons per week of business English for professionals with at least an intermediate level of English.

All lessons are given in small groups of no more than five students. The business English course is ideal for the busy executive who wants to study business English but also wants free time in the afternoons for business or sightseeing. 

The programme includes specially organized extracurricular activities such as site visits to local businesses, lectures and cultural excursions.

Timetable*:

Case study analysis from 09:00 till 10:40 on Monday through Friday and then, after a 20-minute break, business report writing on Monday, Wednesday and Friday and reading and discussion on Tuesday and Thursday, all from 11:00 till 12:40

*Please note that the timetable is subject to change due to the distribution of students by the school.

Minimum age is 25 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 5 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 1543
Business English with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2147
Business English with residence, double room, halfboard 2345
Business English with shared apartment, double room, no meals 2274
Business English with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2548
Starting dates:  

advanced : 03/07, 17/07, 31/07, 14/08, 28/08

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The minimum age for the business English course is 25 and a minimum level of intermediate is required.

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €23 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€120

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 230.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

sr = single room, dr = double room
nm = no meals, b&b = bed & breakfast, hb = half board, fb = full board

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2017 the school is closed on the following dates:02/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 17/04/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 to 29/12/2017 inclusive.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 5 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 1556
Business English with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2160
Business English with residence, double room, halfboard 2420
Business English with shared apartment, double room, no meals 2305
Business English with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2587
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 43283

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The minimum age for the business English course is 25 and a minimum level of intermediate is required.

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €25 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€134

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 256.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates:01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 16/04/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/12/2018, 25/12/2018.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Cambridge exam

Offered for 6, 9, 10 or 11 weeks, the Cambridge exam courses prepare students for the Cambridge First Certificate (FCE) or the Certificate of Advanced English (CAE). Students participating in the Cambridge Exam courses focus on not only passing the final examination, but also on improving their general accuracy and fluency in English.

These are dedicated courses, limited to FCE and CAE students who will take the exam at its conclusion. The course consists of
30-lessons per week  and the average class size is 9; maximum class size is 12.

 

Indication of your class schedule

09:00 - 10:40: Use of English

11:00 - 12:40: Reading and speaking

13:40 - 15:20: Listening and writing

*This indication of class times may be subject to schedule changes made by the school.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  6 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2592 3702 4099 4495
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4517 6421 7082 7743
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4711 6655 7329 8003
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 5668 8021 8832 9643
Cambridge exam with residence, double room, halfboard 5399 7712 8510 9308
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 10/07 (6 weeks), 03/04, 25/09 (9 weeks), 12/06 (10 weeks), 20/03, 11/09 (11 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The prices of the Cambridge exam do not include the exam fee.

The prices of the Cambridge course include 1 extra week of accommodation due to the exam date.

The Cambridge exam courses prepare for the FCE and CAE exams not for the CPE exam.

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €309, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €23 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€120

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 230.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

sr = single room, dr = double room
nm = no meals, b&b = bed & breakfast, hb = half board, fb = full board

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2017 the school is closed on the following dates:02/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 17/04/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 to 29/12/2017 inclusive.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  6 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2684 3834 4244 4654
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4610 6553 7228 7902
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4866 6875 7571 8268
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 5853 8285 9123 9960
Cambridge exam with residence, double room, halfboard 5707 8153 8995 9836
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 02/07 (6 weeks), 09/04, 01/10 (9 weeks), 11/06 (10 weeks), 26/03, 17/09 (11 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The prices of the Cambridge exam do not include the exam fee.

The prices of the Cambridge course include 1 extra week of accommodation due to the exam date.

The Cambridge exam course prepares for the CAE exam, not for the CPE exam.

Course materials:  

€45, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €309, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €25 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€134

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 256.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates:01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 16/04/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/12/2018, 25/12/2018.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

TOEFL

The TOEFL exam course in Boston is available year round and consists of 30 lessons per week, 10 of which focus upon general English (grammar, conversation, listening, vocabulary and written expression) and 20 of which focus specifically upon TOEFL exam preparation. You will need at least an intermediate level of English when starting the course. Students will be prepared to take the TOEFL exam in either the paper exam form, or via the internet.

Indication of your class schedule

09:00 - 10:40: Grammar structure and usage

11:00 - 12:40: Toefl preparation

13:40 - 15:20: Toefl preparation

*This indication of class times may be subject to schedule changes made by the school.

To read more about the TOEFL course please click here.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks  
TOEFL without accommodation 1702
TOEFL with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2834
TOEFL with shared apartment, double room, no meals 2988
TOEFL with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3535
TOEFL with residence, double room, halfboard 3306
Starting dates:  

advanced : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The price of the TOEFL course do not include the exam fee.

Course materials:  

€106, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €23 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€120

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 230.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

sr = single room, dr = double room
nm = no meals, b&b = bed & breakfast, hb = half board, fb = full board

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2017 the school is closed on the following dates:02/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 17/04/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 to 29/12/2017 inclusive.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks  
TOEFL without accommodation 1768
TOEFL with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2900
TOEFL with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3090
TOEFL with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3654
TOEFL with residence, double room, halfboard 3495
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The price of the TOEFL course do not include the exam fee.

Course materials:  

€106, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €25 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€134

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 256.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates:01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 16/04/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/12/2018, 25/12/2018.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

IELTS

The IELTS course (of minimum 4 weeks) prepares you for the IELTS exam. The course consists of 30 lessons, combining 20 lessons of general English with 10 lessons IELTS preparation. You can start every Monday with a course, but we recommend you to check with us the exam dates in advance.

Indication of your class schedule

09:00 - 10:40: Grammar structure and usage

11:00 - 12:40: Conversation, listening, vocabulary and pronunciation

13:40 - 15:20: IELTS preparation

*This indication of class times may be subject to schedule changes made by the school.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The price of IELTS course does not include the test fee.

Course materials:  

€106, invoiced by StudyTravel

Transfer:  

€120

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 230.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

sr = single room, dr = double room
nm = no meals, b&b = bed & breakfast, hb = half board, fb = full board

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2017 the school is closed on the following dates:02/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 17/04/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 to 29/12/2017 inclusive.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 8 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 1768 3284
IELTS with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2900 5474
IELTS with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3090 5751
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3654 6879
IELTS with residence, double room, halfboard 3495 6738
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The price of IELTS course does not include the test fee.

Course materials:  

€106, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €25 per week
Info shared apartment:  

A late arrival fee applies € 45 for students arriving after 21.00 hours at the apartments.

Transfer:  

€134

The price stated here is for an airport transfer at arrival at Logan Airport.

Price for an airport transfer at arrival and departure at Logan Airport: € 256.

For all flights scheduled to land between 12am-5:59am, a € 27 late-arrival fee will apply.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance

To receive an I-20 form by express courier, a fee of € 67 applies.

During July/August the maximum number of students per class is 14.

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates:01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 16/04/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/12/2018, 25/12/2018.

On a start date during the summer season students participate in testing and orientation, have a tour of the center, meet the staff, and also may have a guided tour of the city. They begin class on the next day. All new students should carry their passport with them on their first day of school.

Apartment

Stay in an apartment whilst you learn English in Boston. Student apartments are situated in one of the oldest and best areas of Boston’s city centre, Fenway. Fenway is Boston’s cultural district and you will find shops, supermarkets, restaurants, pharmacies and student nightclubs there. The American football stadium is also quite near. The school is 20 minutes away by public transport.

All apartments feature:

  • Double and individual bedrooms with park views
  • Maximum of 3 people per apartment
  • Shared bathroom and kitchen
  • Living room with dining area
  • Laundry room
  • Weekly clean and change of bedding

Host Family

Stay with an American host family whilst you learn English in Boston. Host family accommodation includes either bed and breakfast or half board. Staying with an American host family is the best way to practice your English language skills in ‘real life’ situations.

Residence

Stay in a school residence whilst you learn English in Boston. The school residence accommodation in Boston is situated 20 minutes away from the school by public transport in the Back Bay area. Whilst staying in the school residence you will stay in a double room with half board. The school residence in Boston is a large house which has air-conditioning, WIFI and a piano. You will share the bathroom and living room with other language students.

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Learn English in Boston, a city which perfectly combines vibrancy and history. The city which sparked America’s independence, Boston is perhaps one of the USA’s most well known cities, and is unofficially known as its cultural capital. Boston is also home to one of the world’s most famous and prestigious institutions Harvard University. The impact of international scholars who have been attracted to Boston because of its famous university has resulted in a rich cultural scene, which you will no doubt enjoy if you choose to learn English in Boston.

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Oct 17 8 7
Nov 9 2 5
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Jan 2 -7 5
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Mar 6 -2 7
Apr 12 3 7
May 19 9 8
June 24 14 9
July 27 17 10
Aug 26 17 9
Sept 22 13 8
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"I had the best summer ever!"

Cathy, Valencia

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