Language course English in Manchester

British Study Centres

Learn English in Manchester by taking an English course at our partner school, BSC (British Study Centre). The school was founded in 1991 and has a great amount of teaching English to students from all over the world. Manchester Academy of English is situated in a historic building right in the heart of Manchester.

Key features of our partner English school in Manchester:

  • School accredited by the British council and English UK
  • 22 fully equipped classrooms(with interactive whiteboards)
  • Large mix of nationalities
  • Intermediate courses begin each Monday, with specific start dates for beginners
  • Internet access
  • Library and multimedia language laboratory
  • Student common room with T.V
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

The school organises a complete activity programme for their students to enjoy whilst they learn English in Manchester. Example activities include:

  • Excursions to Liverpool, York, London and Edinburgh
  • Trips to Manchester’s museums
  • Sports such as football and horse riding
  • Salsa dancing evenings

Intensive

The intensive English course in Manchester consists of 15, 20, 25 or 30 lessons per week in groups of 14 students maximum. Lessons are focused on developing communication skills (reading, speaking, writing and listening).

General English lessons (15 per week) are normally taught in the morning. If you choose the 20 lesson course, you have 5 extra lessons focussed on Speaking & listening. If you book the course with 25 or 30 lessons, you will also have afternoon lessons in addition to the morning course.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2018

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
20
25
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 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 398 737 1076 1414 1753 2092 2431 2770 2898 3214 3529 3845 4160 4476 4792 5107
Intensive with school residence, double room, no meals 547 1009 1471 1932 2394 2855 3317 3778 4030 4468 4906 5344 5782 6221 6659 7097
Intensive with school residence, single room, no meals 606 1100 1594 2089 2583 3077 3572 4066 4350 4821 5292 5763 6233 6704 7175 7646
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 588 1091 1593 2096 2598 3101 3603 4106 4398 4877 5356 5835 6314 6793 7272 7751
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 630 1149 1668 2187 2706 3224 3743 4262 4571 5066 5562 6057 6552 7048 7543 8039
Intensive with residence, single room, no meals 655 1198 1742 2285 2828 3372 3915 4458 4792 5312 5832 6352 6872 7392 7912 8432
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  
  • A double room can be only booked for two people travellling together
  • for special diets (vegetarian, vegan, hallal etc.) a supplement of 28GBP p.P. per week will apply

Students aged 16-17 years: Students under 18 have to pay a supplement for staying in a host family; this will be added to your invoice after booking:
single room: € 36 per stay.
double room: € 18 per stay

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07 - 25/08 : €18 per week
single room : 23/12 - 30/12 : €71 per week
double room : 01/07 - 25/08 : €18 per week
double room : 23/12 - 30/12 : €71 per week
Info school residence:  

A double room can be only booked for two people travellling together.

Min. age: 18

The price of the school residence might vary according room availability: each room is distinct.

Info residence:  

The minimum age to stay at the residence is 18 years.

Transfer:  

€54

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport or Picadilly Train station.

The price of an airport transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 94 p.p.

The price of an airport transfer upon arrival at Leeds Bradford airport: € 141 p.p.

All prices include:

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

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates: 01/01/2018, 30/03/2018, 02/04/2018, 07/05/2018, 28/05/2018, 27/08/2018, 25/12/2018, 26/12/2018.

Missed lessons are not being reschedule or made up.

Intensive (in the afternoon)

The afternoon intensive course with 15 lessons per week is a low-cost variant of the morning intensive course. Lessons are held from Monday to Friday, from 12:20-13:10 (Speaking & Listening), and additionally you have special "afternoon sessions" held from Monday to Thursday, from 14:20-16:40. The afternoon sessions are focuses on two of the following subjects: Grammar & Writing, Wordpower,  Business English or Exam Writing Skills.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2018

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
  1 week 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  
Intensive (afternoon) without accommodation 217 374 532 690 848 1005 1163 1321 1374 1520 1666 1812 1958 2104 2250 2396
Intensive (afternoon) with school residence, double room, no meals 366 647 927 1208 1488 1768 2049 2329 2505 2773 3042 3311 3580 3848 4117 4386
Intensive (afternoon) with school residence, single room, no meals 425 738 1051 1364 1677 1991 2304 2617 2825 3126 3428 3729 4031 4332 4634 4935
Intensive (afternoon) with host family, double room, halfboard 407 728 1050 1371 1693 2014 2335 2657 2873 3182 3492 3802 4111 4421 4731 5040
Intensive (afternoon) with host family, single room, halfboard 449 787 1125 1462 1800 2138 2475 2813 3046 3372 3698 4024 4350 4676 5002 5328
Intensive (afternoon) with residence, single room, no meals 474 836 1198 1560 1923 2285 2647 3009 3267 3617 3968 4318 4669 5019 5370 5720
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  
  • A double room can be only booked for two people travellling together
  • for special diets (vegetarian, vegan, hallal etc.) a supplement of 28GBP p.P. per week will apply

Students aged 16-17 years: Students under 18 have to pay a supplement for staying in a host family; this will be added to your invoice after booking:
single room: € 36 per stay.
double room: € 18 per stay

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07 - 25/08 : €18 per week
single room : 23/12 - 30/12 : €71 per week
double room : 01/07 - 25/08 : €18 per week
double room : 23/12 - 30/12 : €71 per week
Info school residence:  

A double room can be only booked for two people travellling together.

Min. age: 18

The price of the school residence might vary according room availability: each room is distinct.

Info residence:  

The minimum age to stay at the residence is 18 years.

Transfer:  

€54

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport or Picadilly Train station.

The price of an airport transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 94 p.p.

The price of an airport transfer upon arrival at Leeds Bradford airport: € 141 p.p.

All prices include:

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

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates: 01/01/2018, 30/03/2018, 02/04/2018, 07/05/2018, 28/05/2018, 27/08/2018, 25/12/2018, 26/12/2018.

Missed lessons are not being reschedule or made up.

Cambridge exam

The Cambridge course in Manchester consists of 25 lessons per week and prepares you for the FCE or CAE exam. Cambridge First and Advanced exams cover writing, reading, grammar, listening and speaking and the course at British Study Centres will prepare you for all these different parts of the exam. The course works across the skills base and concentrates on English in use.
In addition, you will do a lot of work on areas of general English, so you certainly will not spend all your time doing practice exams. At the end of the course we want you to pass the exam but also to have learned a lot of English and to have enjoyed your stay.

To read more about the Cambridge examination course please click here

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2018

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per group
Number of lessons per week:
25
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 6 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 1321 1929
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, no meals 1839 2692
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, no meals 1995 2914
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 2002 2937
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 2093 3061
Cambridge exam with residence, single room, no meals 2192 3208
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 05/02 (6 weeks), 02/04 (6 weeks), 25/06 (4 weeks), 02/07 (4 weeks), 30/07 (4 weeks), 22/10 (6 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Cambridge courses may require an extra day/week of accommodation due to the exam dates. Contact StudyTravel for prices of extra accommodation.

Exam fees:  

€205, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  
  • A double room can be only booked for two people travellling together
  • for special diets (vegetarian, vegan, hallal etc.) a supplement of 28GBP p.P. per week will apply

Students aged 16-17 years: Students under 18 have to pay a supplement for staying in a host family; this will be added to your invoice after booking:
single room: € 36 per stay.
double room: € 18 per stay

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07 - 25/08 : €18 per week
single room : 23/12 - 30/12 : €71 per week
double room : 01/07 - 25/08 : €18 per week
double room : 23/12 - 30/12 : €71 per week
Info school residence:  

A double room can be only booked for two people travellling together.

Min. age: 18

The price of the school residence might vary according room availability: each room is distinct.

Info residence:  

The minimum age to stay at the residence is 18 years.

Transfer:  

€54

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport or Picadilly Train station.

The price of an airport transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 94 p.p.

The price of an airport transfer upon arrival at Leeds Bradford airport: € 141 p.p.

All prices include:

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

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates: 01/01/2018, 30/03/2018, 02/04/2018, 07/05/2018, 28/05/2018, 27/08/2018, 25/12/2018, 26/12/2018.

Missed lessons are not being reschedule or made up.

CELTA Teacher Course

The 4-week CELTA (Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching) teacher course consists of minimum 120 hours giving non-native teachers of English a thorough grounding in all aspects of teaching the English language to adults.The CELTA course is for anyone who is at least 18 years old and is competent in both written and spoken English (C1 minimum).
Successfully completes the interview and language test
This course is ideal for those who would like to increase their opportunities of living and working abroad or would like to obtain an internationally-recognised teaching qualification.

The course covers five main topics as part of the CELTA training:

  • learners and teachers, and the teaching and learning context
  • language analysis and awareness
  • language skills: reading, listening, speaking, and writing
  • planning and resources for different teaching contexts
  • developing teaching skills and professionalism

Throughout the course you will also attend a variety of sessions and workshops that cover for example classroom management skills, lesson planning, language analysis and teaching methodology.

Minimum age is 18 year .

Prices 2018

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

Max. 14 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks  
CELTA Teacher Course without accommodation 1636
CELTA Teacher Course with school residence, double room, no meals 2154
CELTA Teacher Course with school residence, single room, no meals 2311
CELTA Teacher Course with host family, double room, halfboard 2318
CELTA Teacher Course with host family, single room, halfboard 2409
CELTA Teacher Course with residence, single room, no meals 2507
Starting dates:  

advanced : 08/01, 12/02, 15/03, 20/04, 18/05, 25/06, 30/07, 17/08, 24/09, 22/10

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  
  • A double room can be only booked for two people travellling together
  • for special diets (vegetarian, vegan, hallal etc.) a supplement of 28GBP p.P. per week will apply

Students aged 16-17 years: Students under 18 have to pay a supplement for staying in a host family; this will be added to your invoice after booking:
single room: € 36 per stay.
double room: € 18 per stay

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07 - 25/08 : €18 per week
single room : 23/12 - 30/12 : €71 per week
double room : 01/07 - 25/08 : €18 per week
double room : 23/12 - 30/12 : €71 per week
Info school residence:  

A double room can be only booked for two people travellling together.

Min. age: 18

The price of the school residence might vary according room availability: each room is distinct.

Info residence:  

The minimum age to stay at the residence is 18 years.

Transfer:  

€54

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Manchester airport or Picadilly Train station.

The price of an airport transfer upon arrival at Liverpool airport: € 94 p.p.

The price of an airport transfer upon arrival at Leeds Bradford airport: € 141 p.p.

All prices include:

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

In 2018 the school is closed on the following dates: 01/01/2018, 30/03/2018, 02/04/2018, 07/05/2018, 28/05/2018, 27/08/2018, 25/12/2018, 26/12/2018.

Missed lessons are not being reschedule or made up.

Host Family

Stay with a host family whilst you learn English in Manchester. All host family accommodation is located near a public transport line (bus/metro/train) and is approximately 30 minutes away from the city centre. All of our host families in Manchester will offer you a clean, friendly and comfortable stay whilst you take your English course in Manchester.

Residence

The residence is close to the city's universities and is easily reached by public transport (Piccadilly railway station). It is also close to the city centre and the city's exciting cultural scene.
All bedrooms have a private bathroom and telephone and internet access (not wireless). A fully-equipped kitchen and a living area with TV are shared by 6 residents. The communal area is cleaned every week.
The reception is open 24 hours a day. There are laundry facilities, but the use of washing machines and dryers come at a small extra cost. A limited number of car parking spaces is available.

School residence

The school residence in Manchester is available year-round. The building is used exclusively by students of the language school and is located in a popular shopping district, Newton Heath, close to the market.
You can reach the school by public transport within 15 minutes. The Victorian building has bright and large rooms, which provide enough space to study and relax. Optionally, you can choose to stay in a single or double room with a private shower. The shared bathrooms are in the hallway.
The residence has a fully equipped kitchen, a dining room with a large table, and a living area.

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Manchester is the largest resident city in the central metropolitan hub of the U.K Kingdom due to its features. Manchester is well known as a vibrant city because it provides the residents and tourists great facilities: employment, business, houses and big university.The majority of people from all around the world visit Manchester due to its beauty and good facilities. Learn English in Manchester, a city which offers excellent shopping, eating and nightlife.There are also a number of fantastic events that you can enjoy whilst you learn English in Manchester.

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