Language course English in Chester

English in Chester

Our partner school in Chester, Chester English, is located in 3 elegant buildings on Stanley Place, less than 2 minutes' walk from the historic city center and bus stop. One of the three buildings is called The Language Training Center, which only hosts specific business English courses for working professionals aged 25+.

Characteristics of the school:

  • accredited by the British Council and English UK
  • 20 fully equipped classrooms
  • high nationality mix
  • Classes for all language levels
  • Free WIFI
  • patio
  • common room
  • cafeteria
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Example of activities and excursions:

The language school organizes a varied leisure program that allows you to practice your English outside of the classroom. The program will offer welcome parties and guided tours of interesting or historic sites in the city of Chester and the surrounding area. Some exemplary activities are:

  • Conversation workshops, books, films
  • Visit to a typical English pub
  • Trips to the Lake District, North Wales, Liverpool and Manchester
  • Football match
  • Theater visit

Please note that activities or excursions are not included in the price. They are not obligatory either. In any case, you will be informed about the current program and its prices on site. There you can register for the desired activities and pay the corresponding price. StudyTravel is not responsible for the organization of the program.

Intensive

The Intensive Course consists of 28 lessons per week in a group of maximum 12 students (1 lesson = 45 minutes). You will have lessons both in the morning and in the afternoon from Monday to Friday. In the morning class (from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm) grammar and vocabulary with a special focus on communication will be learned. In the afternoon, between 2:15 and 3:45 pm, the lessons focus mainly on conversation, pronunciation, writing or listening. These afternoon classes are held on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
28
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks 33 weeks 34 weeks 35 weeks 36 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 847 1216 1585 1893 2250 2607 2818 3157 3495 3834 3955 4275 4596 4916 5237 5557 5878 6198 6156 6458 6760 7063 6785 7063 7341 7619 7897 8175 8454 8732 9010 9288 8949 9209 9469
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1086 1575 2064 2492 2968 3445 3776 4234 4693 5151 5392 5832 6272 6712 7152 7592 8033 8473 8550 8972 9394 9816 9658 10056 10454 10852 11249 11647 12045 12443 12841 13239 13020 13400 13779
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1123 1629 2136 2582 3077 3572 3921 4398 4874 5350 5609 6068 6526 6984 7443 7901 8359 8818 8913 9353 9793 10234 10093 10509 10925 11341 11757 12173 12589 13005 13421 13837 13637 14034 14432
Intensive with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1178 1713 2247 2721 3244 3766 4144 4648 5152 5656 5943 6429 6915 7401 7888 8374 8860 9346 9469 9937 10405 10873 10761 11205 11648 12092 12536 12980 13424 13868 14311 14755 14582 15008 15434
Intensive with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1275 1858 2441 2963 3534 4105 4531 5083 5636 6188 6523 7058 7592 8127 8662 9196 9731 10265 10437 10953 11470 11986 11922 12414 12906 13398 13891 14383 14875 15367 15859 16351 16227 16701 17175
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 1258 1833 2407 2921 3483 4046 4463 5007 5551 6095 6422 6948 7474 8000 8526 9052 9578 10104 10267 10775 11283 11791 11719 12202 12686 13170 13654 14137 14621 15105 15588 16072 15939 16405 16870
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €35 per week
Info residence:  

The minimum age for the accommodation in the residence is 18 years and the minimum duration for the accommodation in the residence is 2 weeks.

At arrival a deposit of £ 200 / € 242 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 79
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 79

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • wifi
  • welcome package
  • student card
  • certificate of attendance

The school is closed on: 19/12/2020 - 03/01/2021, 20/12/2021 - 02/01/2022.

IELTS exam preparation

The IELTS exam course consists of 28 lessons per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes) of which 20 lessons are general English and 8 lessons specific exam preparation. In the morning from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm you will receive general English lessons to improve the essential aspects of the language such as conversation, oral expression, writing and listening comprehension. On four afternoons a week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday) between 2.15pm and 3.45pm there will be lessons for the preparation of the IELTS exam. During these lessons you will work with real exam material.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
28
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks 33 weeks 34 weeks 35 weeks 36 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 847 1216 1585 1893 2250 2607 2818 3157 3495 3834 3955 4275 4596 4916 5237 5557 5878 6198 6156 6458 6760 7063 6785 7063 7341 7619 7897 8175 8454 8732 9010 9288 8949 9209 9469
IELTS with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1086 1575 2064 2492 2968 3445 3776 4234 4693 5151 5392 5832 6272 6712 7152 7592 8033 8473 8550 8972 9394 9816 9658 10056 10454 10852 11249 11647 12045 12443 12841 13239 13020 13400 13779
IELTS with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1123 1629 2136 2582 3077 3572 3921 4398 4874 5350 5609 6068 6526 6984 7443 7901 8359 8818 8913 9353 9793 10234 10093 10509 10925 11341 11757 12173 12589 13005 13421 13837 13637 14034 14432
IELTS with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1178 1713 2247 2721 3244 3766 4144 4648 5152 5656 5943 6429 6915 7401 7888 8374 8860 9346 9469 9937 10405 10873 10761 11205 11648 12092 12536 12980 13424 13868 14311 14755 14582 15008 15434
IELTS with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1275 1858 2441 2963 3534 4105 4531 5083 5636 6188 6523 7058 7592 8127 8662 9196 9731 10265 10437 10953 11470 11986 11922 12414 12906 13398 13891 14383 14875 15367 15859 16351 16227 16701 17175
IELTS with residence, single room, no meals 1258 1833 2407 2921 3483 4046 4463 5007 5551 6095 6422 6948 7474 8000 8526 9052 9578 10104 10267 10775 11283 11791 11719 12202 12686 13170 13654 14137 14621 15105 15588 16072 15939 16405 16870
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €218, to be paid directly on arrival

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €35 per week
Info residence:  

The minimum age for the accommodation in the residence is 18 years and the minimum duration for the accommodation in the residence is 2 weeks.

At arrival a deposit of £ 200 / € 242 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 79
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 79

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • wifi
  • welcome package
  • student card
  • certificate of attendance

The school is closed on: 19/12/2020 - 03/01/2021, 20/12/2021 - 02/01/2022.

Cambridge exam preparation

The Cambridge Exam Preparation Course consists of 30 lessons per week (20 general English lessons + 10 exam preparation lessons), each lasting 45 minutes in a group of 12 students maximum. In the morning from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm, you will receive general English lessons to improve the essential aspects of the language such as conversation, oral expression, writing and listening comprehension. Four afternoons a week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) between 2:15 pm and 3:45 pm you will receive lessons to prepare for the Cambridge FCE or CAE exam. During these lessons you will work with real exam material

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
28
Number of weeks:
  5 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 1893
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2492
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2582
Cambridge exam with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2721
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2963
Cambridge exam with residence, single room, no meals 2921
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 08/02, 17/05, 08/11

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The Cambridge exam course prepares you for the First Certificate (FCE) or Advanced Certificate (CAE). For this course a level of B1 minimum is required.
Course starting dates per level:
First (FCE):
08/02/2021-12/03/2021 => Exam: 12/03/2021
17/05/2021-18/06/2021 => Exam: 19/06/2021
08/11/2021-10/12/2021 => Exam: 11/12/2021
Advanced (CAE):
17/05/2021-18/06/2021 => Exam: 19/06/2021
08/11/2021-10/12/2021 => Exam: 11/12/2021

Exam fees:  

ca. €194, to be paid directly on arrival

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €35 per week
Info residence:  

The minimum age for the accommodation in the residence is 18 years and the minimum duration for the accommodation in the residence is 2 weeks.

At arrival a deposit of £ 200 / € 242 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 79
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 79

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • wifi
  • welcome package
  • student card
  • certificate of attendance

The school is closed on: 19/12/2020 - 03/01/2021, 20/12/2021 - 02/01/2022.

Club 50

With the Club 50 course you can practice English, explore the city, meet international people of your age and make new friends. This program consists of 20 English lessons per week from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (30 minutes break at 11:00 am) as well as an activity program and excursions. During English lessons you will improve your listening and reading, gain confidence to speak in everyday situations, and expand your vocabulary.

Minimum age is 50 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 10 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
Club 50 without accommodation 1083
Club 50 with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1322
Club 50 with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1359
Club 50 with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1414
Club 50 with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1511
Club 50 with residence, single room, no meals 1494
Starting dates:  

elementary : 12/04, 26/04, 10/05, 24/05, 16/08, 30/08, 27/09

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €35 per week
Info residence:  

The minimum age for the accommodation in the residence is 18 years and the minimum duration for the accommodation in the residence is 2 weeks.

At arrival a deposit of £ 200 / € 242 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 79
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 79

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • wifi
  • welcome package
  • student card
  • certificate of attendance

The school is closed on: 19/12/2020 - 03/01/2021, 20/12/2021 - 02/01/2022.

One-to-one

One-to-one lessons in Chester are the perfect choice for those who want to make the fastest progress in no time. You can book a package of 30 weekly private lessons, where you can fully concentrate on your needs.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 2286 4463 6640 8816 10993 13170
One-to-One with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2406 4702 6999 9295 11592 13888
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2424 4739 7053 9368 11682 13997
One-to-One with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2452 4794 7137 9479 11821 14164
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2500 4891 7282 9672 12063 14454
One-to-One with residence, single room, no meals 4874 7256 9639 12021 14403
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €35 per week
Info residence:  

The minimum age for the accommodation in the residence is 18 years and the minimum duration for the accommodation in the residence is 2 weeks.

At arrival a deposit of £ 200 / € 242 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 79
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 79

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • wifi
  • welcome package
  • student card
  • certificate of attendance

The school is closed on: 19/12/2020 - 03/01/2021, 20/12/2021 - 02/01/2022.

Minigroup 25+

This course is for students over the age of 25 who want to learn English in a more mature environment with students with similar interests. It is a very intensive program consisting of 30 lessons per week in a small group with a maximum of 6 participants. The profile of the participants is usually made up of professionals of various nationalities who, in addition to improving their general English skills, would also like to improve their professional English or English in other formal situations. In the morning, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, the lessons focus on the active application of general English to stimulate active speech. During the afternoon classes (between 2:15 and 3:45 pm) you will devote yourself to business English, give presentations, telephone calls, English for meetings or use the language in different situations (hotel, restaurant, etc.). Lessons will take place in the exclusive building The Language Training Center, where only students over the age of 25 receive lessons.

Minimum age is 25 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 6 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks  
Minigroup 25+ without accommodation 835 1560 2286 3012 3737 4463
Minigroup 25+ with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 955 1800 2645 3491 4336 5181
Minigroup 25+ with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 973 1836 2700 3563 4427 5290
Minigroup 25+ with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1001 1892 2783 3674 4566 5457
Minigroup 25+ with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1049 1989 2928 3868 4807 5747
Minigroup 25+ with residence, single room, no meals 1972 2903 3834 4765 5696
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 37 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €35 per week
Info residence:  

The minimum age for the accommodation in the residence is 18 years and the minimum duration for the accommodation in the residence is 2 weeks.

At arrival a deposit of £ 200 / € 242 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 79
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 79

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • wifi
  • welcome package
  • student card
  • certificate of attendance

The school is closed on: 19/12/2020 - 03/01/2021, 20/12/2021 - 02/01/2022.

Host Family

Staying with a host family in Chester gives you the opportunity to practice your English with native speakers and get an insight into everyday life on site. You can book a single or double room (double room only available if you are traveling with another person) with breakfast or half board (breakfast and dinner). The host families are on average 20 minutes away from the school by public transport.

Executive Host Family

The option in an exclusive host family offers a private bathroom in the homestay in addition to the options already mentioned above.

Residence

The residence is located about 6 minutes walk from the school and is suitable for students looking for a greater degree of independence. In the residence you have a single room with private bathroom and mini fridge. You also have access to a shared lounge and kitchen. Free WIFI internet is included

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