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 837 1202 1566 1871 2224 2577 2786 3120 3455 3790 3909 4226 4543 4860 5177 5493 5810 6127 6085 6384 6683 6982 6707 6982 7257 7532 7806 8081 8356 8631 8906 9181 8846 9103 9360
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1074 1557 2040 2463 2934 3405 3733 4186 4639 5092 5330 5765 6200 6635 7070 7505 7940 8375 8452 8869 9286 9704 9547 9940 10334 10727 11120 11513 11907 12300 12693 13087 12870 13246 13621
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1110 1611 2112 2553 3042 3531 3876 4347 4818 5289 5545 5998 6451 6904 7357 7810 8263 8716 8811 9246 9681 10116 9977 10389 10800 11211 11622 12033 12445 12856 13267 13678 13480 13873 14266
Intensive with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1165 1693 2222 2690 3207 3723 4096 4594 5093 5591 5875 6355 6836 7316 7797 8277 8758 9239 9360 9823 10286 10748 10637 11076 11515 11953 12392 12831 13269 13708 14147 14586 14415 14835 15256
Intensive with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1260 1837 2413 2929 3493 4058 4478 5025 5571 6117 6448 6977 7505 8034 8562 9090 9619 10147 10317 10827 11338 11848 11785 12271 12758 13244 13731 14217 14704 15190 15677 16164 16040 16509 16978
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 1244 1812 2379 2887 3443 3999 4412 4949 5487 6025 6348 6868 7388 7908 8428 8948 9468 9988 10149 10652 11154 11656 11584 12062 12540 13018 13497 13975 14453 14931 15409 15887 15756 16216 16676
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €48 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 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 / € 240 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 78
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 78

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 837 1202 1566 1871 2224 2577 2786 3120 3455 3790 3909 4226 4543 4860 5177 5493 5810 6127 6085 6384 6683 6982 6707 6982 7257 7532 7806 8081 8356 8631 8906 9181 8846 9103 9360
IELTS with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1074 1557 2040 2463 2934 3405 3733 4186 4639 5092 5330 5765 6200 6635 7070 7505 7940 8375 8452 8869 9286 9704 9547 9940 10334 10727 11120 11513 11907 12300 12693 13087 12870 13246 13621
IELTS with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1110 1611 2112 2553 3042 3531 3876 4347 4818 5289 5545 5998 6451 6904 7357 7810 8263 8716 8811 9246 9681 10116 9977 10389 10800 11211 11622 12033 12445 12856 13267 13678 13480 13873 14266
IELTS with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1165 1693 2222 2690 3207 3723 4096 4594 5093 5591 5875 6355 6836 7316 7797 8277 8758 9239 9360 9823 10286 10748 10637 11076 11515 11953 12392 12831 13269 13708 14147 14586 14415 14835 15256
IELTS with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1260 1837 2413 2929 3493 4058 4478 5025 5571 6117 6448 6977 7505 8034 8562 9090 9619 10147 10317 10827 11338 11848 11785 12271 12758 13244 13731 14217 14704 15190 15677 16164 16040 16509 16978
IELTS with residence, single room, no meals 1244 1812 2379 2887 3443 3999 4412 4949 5487 6025 6348 6868 7388 7908 8428 8948 9468 9988 10149 10652 11154 11656 11584 12062 12540 13018 13497 13975 14453 14931 15409 15887 15756 16216 16676
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €216, to be paid directly on arrival

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €48 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 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 / € 240 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 78
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 78

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 1871
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2463
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2553
Cambridge exam with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2690
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2929
Cambridge exam with residence, single room, no meals 2887
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. €192, to be paid directly on arrival

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €48 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 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 / € 240 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 78
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 78

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 1070
Club 50 with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1307
Club 50 with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1343
Club 50 with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1398
Club 50 with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1494
Club 50 with residence, single room, no meals 1477
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 / € 36 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €48 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 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 / € 240 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 78
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 78

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 2260 4412 6563 8715 10867 13018
One-to-One with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2378 4648 6918 9188 11458 13728
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2396 4684 6972 9260 11548 13836
One-to-One with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2424 4739 7055 9370 11686 14001
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2471 4835 7198 9561 11925 14288
One-to-One with residence, single room, no meals 4818 7173 9528 11883 14238
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €48 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 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 / € 240 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 78
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 78

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 825 1543 2260 2977 3694 4412
Minigroup 25+ with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 944 1779 2615 3450 4286 5122
Minigroup 25+ with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 962 1815 2669 3522 4376 5229
Minigroup 25+ with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 989 1870 2751 3632 4513 5394
Minigroup 25+ with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1037 1966 2895 3823 4752 5681
Minigroup 25+ with residence, single room, no meals 1949 2869 3790 4710 5631
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 / € 36 per week. Please indicate this on your booking form if needed.

Surcharges executive host family:   bed & breakfast → half board : €48 per week
Info host family:  

Supplement for special dietary requirements (lactose intolerant, vegan, halal etc.): £ 30 / € 36 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 / € 240 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 78
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 78

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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