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 857 1230 1603 1915 2276 2637 2851 3194 3536 3879 4001 4326 4650 4974 5298 5623 5947 6271 6228 6534 6840 7146 6864 7146 7427 7709 7990 8272 8553 8834 9116 9397 9055 9318 9581
Intensive with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1099 1594 2088 2521 3003 3485 3820 4284 4748 5212 5455 5900 6346 6791 7236 7682 8127 8573 8651 9078 9505 9932 9772 10174 10577 10979 11382 11784 12187 12589 12992 13394 13173 13557 13941
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1136 1649 2161 2613 3113 3614 3967 4449 4931 5413 5675 6139 6603 7066 7530 7994 8458 8921 9018 9463 9909 10354 10212 10633 11054 11475 11896 12317 12737 13158 13579 14000 13797 14200 14602
Intensive with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1192 1733 2274 2753 3282 3811 4192 4703 5213 5723 6013 6505 6997 7488 7980 8472 8964 9456 9581 10054 10528 11001 10887 11336 11786 12235 12684 13133 13582 14031 14480 14929 14754 15184 15615
Intensive with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1290 1880 2470 2998 3576 4153 4584 5143 5702 6261 6600 7141 7682 8223 8763 9304 9845 10386 10560 11082 11604 12127 12062 12560 13058 13556 14054 14552 15050 15548 16046 16544 16418 16897 17377
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 1273 1854 2435 2955 3524 4093 4515 5066 5616 6167 6497 7030 7562 8094 8626 9159 9691 10223 10388 10902 11416 11930 11856 12346 12835 13325 13814 14304 14793 15282 15772 16261 16127 16598 17069
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 : €50 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 / € 245 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 80
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 80

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 857 1230 1603 1915 2276 2637 2851 3194 3536 3879 4001 4326 4650 4974 5298 5623 5947 6271 6228 6534 6840 7146 6864 7146 7427 7709 7990 8272 8553 8834 9116 9397 9055 9318 9581
IELTS with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1099 1594 2088 2521 3003 3485 3820 4284 4748 5212 5455 5900 6346 6791 7236 7682 8127 8573 8651 9078 9505 9932 9772 10174 10577 10979 11382 11784 12187 12589 12992 13394 13173 13557 13941
IELTS with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1136 1649 2161 2613 3113 3614 3967 4449 4931 5413 5675 6139 6603 7066 7530 7994 8458 8921 9018 9463 9909 10354 10212 10633 11054 11475 11896 12317 12737 13158 13579 14000 13797 14200 14602
IELTS with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1192 1733 2274 2753 3282 3811 4192 4703 5213 5723 6013 6505 6997 7488 7980 8472 8964 9456 9581 10054 10528 11001 10887 11336 11786 12235 12684 13133 13582 14031 14480 14929 14754 15184 15615
IELTS with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1290 1880 2470 2998 3576 4153 4584 5143 5702 6261 6600 7141 7682 8223 8763 9304 9845 10386 10560 11082 11604 12127 12062 12560 13058 13556 14054 14552 15050 15548 16046 16544 16418 16897 17377
IELTS with residence, single room, no meals 1273 1854 2435 2955 3524 4093 4515 5066 5616 6167 6497 7030 7562 8094 8626 9159 9691 10223 10388 10902 11416 11930 11856 12346 12835 13325 13814 14304 14793 15282 15772 16261 16127 16598 17069
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €221, 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 : €50 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 / € 245 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 80
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 80

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 1915
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2521
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2613
Cambridge exam with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2753
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2998
Cambridge exam with residence, single room, no meals 2955
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. €196, 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 : €50 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 / € 245 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 80
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 80

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 1096
Club 50 with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1338
Club 50 with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1375
Club 50 with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1431
Club 50 with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1529
Club 50 with residence, single room, no meals 1512
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 : €50 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 / € 245 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 80
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 80

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 2313 4515 6718 8920 11122 13325
One-to-One with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2434 4758 7081 9405 11728 14052
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2452 4794 7136 9478 11820 14162
One-to-One with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 2481 4851 7221 9591 11960 14330
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2530 4948 7367 9786 12205 14624
One-to-One with residence, single room, no meals 4931 7342 9752 12162 14573
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 : €50 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 / € 245 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 80
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 80

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 845 1579 2313 3047 3781 4515
Minigroup 25+ with host family, double room, bed & breakfast 966 1821 2676 3532 4387 5242
Minigroup 25+ with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 984 1858 2731 3605 4479 5352
Minigroup 25+ with executive host family, double room, bed & breakfast 1012 1914 2816 3718 4619 5521
Minigroup 25+ with executive host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1061 2012 2963 3913 4864 5815
Minigroup 25+ with residence, single room, no meals 1995 2937 3879 4821 5763
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 : €50 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 / € 245 has to be paid, which will be refunded if there has not been made any damages.

Transfer:   Transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport: € 80
Transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 80

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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