Language course English in New York

Embassy English New York

Our partner school, Embassy English, is situated in two locations in the Manhattan district. Both buildings have all of the necessary facilities for professional language courses. The school's English language teachers are always on hand to help students settle in. In class they encourage a relaxed but professional atmopshere, ensuring students get the most learning and enjoyment out of their classes as possible. 

Key features of our partner English school in New York:

  • Accredited by ACCET (Accrediting Council for Continuing Training and Training)
  • Majority of the well equipped classrooms have views of the New York skyline
  • 2 multimedia computer laboratories
  • Self study materials available
  • Class materials included on intensive courses
  • Large cultural mix of students
  • Free WIFI internet access
  • Situated in the heart of Manhattan, just minutes from Times Square, the Empire State Building, Broadway and Greenwich Village
  • Minimum age: 16 years 

Social Programme

There are an innumerable amount of things for students to see and do in the city that never sleeps.  Embassy English has developed an exciting programme of afternoon and evening activities, for students to enjoy whilst they learn English in New York. This includes:

  • Boat ride through New York harbour
  • Bronx Zoo
  • Yankees Baseball game
  • Museum of Natural History
  • Coney Island Amusement Park
  • Weekend trips to Washington D.C, Boston and the Niagara Falls 

Intensive

If you want to combine English language study with sightseeing, an active social life, or work, then the intensive course is for you. You'll have 16, 20, 24 or even 28 lessons a week, either in the morning or the afternoon, leaving you time for other interests. The minimum duration of the intensive course is 2 weeks.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2017

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
16
20
24
28
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 455 771 1087 1403 1718 2034 2350 2665 2981 3297 3613 3538
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 896 1582 2268 2954 3640 4327 5013 5699 6385 7072 7758 8054
Intensive with comfort residence, double room, no meals 980 1751 2522 3292 4063 4834 5604 6375 7146 7917 8687 9068
Intensive with comfort residence, single room, no meals 1104 1998 2892 3786 4680 5575 6469 7363 8257 9152 10046 10550
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 507 873 1240 1607 1974 2340 2707 3074 3441 3808 4174 4263
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 947 1684 2421 3159 3896 4633 5370 6108 6845 7582 8320 8778
Intensive with comfort residence, double room, no meals 1031 1853 2675 3497 4318 5140 5962 6784 7605 8427 9249 9792
Intensive with comfort residence, single room, no meals 1155 2100 3045 3991 4936 5881 6826 7772 8717 9662 10608 11274
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 26 per person per week applies for special diets. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

Against a surcharge it is possible to stay in a host family in Manhattan (closer to the school) with bed & breakfast: prices on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 18/06 - 26/08 : €40 per week
single room : 24/12 - 30/12 : €92 per week
Info comfort residence:  

A weekly cleaning fee is applied for students staying in the comfort residence.
Min. age to stay in de residence is 18 years old.

Cleaning fees comfort residence:  

€24 per week, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€177

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival; from JFK airport to Manhattan (e.g. when staying in the Premium residence).

The price for an Airport transfer on arrival from JFK airport to your host family: € 229 p.p.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • wellcome package

In 2017 the school is closed on: 02/01/2017, 16/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 09/10/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 - 01/01/2018. Lessons missed on these dates will be not rescheduled or made up.


The first day, the school organizes an induction program, therefore there are no lessons. Lessons will start the next day.

TOEFL exam

TOEFL, the Test of English as a Foreign Language, is an academic qualification. A high score is proof of your ability to study academic subjects in English and can be used to support your application to university. TOEFL is also recognised by many international employers.

Average class size: 15
Course length: 4 - 12 weeks
Required level of English: Advanced

To read more about the TOEFL examination course please click here.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2017

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

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks  
TOEFL exam without accommodation 1607 2340 3074 4263
TOEFL exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3159 4633 6108 8778
TOEFL exam with comfort residence, double room, no meals 3497 5140 6784 9792
TOEFL exam with comfort residence, single room, no meals 3991 5881 7772 11274
Starting dates:  

advanced : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The prices of the TOEFL exam course do not include the exam fees.

Due to the exam date, it might be necessary to extend your stay in your accommodation until the Sunday after your course. The extra night is not included in the price. Prices on request.

Exam fees:  

ca. €186, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 26 per person per week applies for special diets. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

Against a surcharge it is possible to stay in a host family in Manhattan (closer to the school) with bed & breakfast: prices on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 18/06 - 26/08 : €40 per week
single room : 24/12 - 30/12 : €92 per week
Info comfort residence:  

A weekly cleaning fee is applied for students staying in the comfort residence.
Min. age to stay in de residence is 18 years old.

Cleaning fees comfort residence:  

€24 per week, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€177

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival; from JFK airport to Manhattan (e.g. when staying in the Premium residence).

The price for an Airport transfer on arrival from JFK airport to your host family: € 229 p.p.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • wellcome package

In 2017 the school is closed on: 02/01/2017, 16/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 09/10/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 - 01/01/2018. Lessons missed on these dates will be not rescheduled or made up.


The first day, the school organizes an induction program, therefore there are no lessons. Lessons will start the next day.

Combined

This is a combination course consisting of an intensive course with 20 lessons general English and 5 private lessons (one-to-one teaching) per week. This course is ideal for students who want to improve their general spoken English while focusing on an area of particular interest.

Minimum age is 16 year .

Prices 2017

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

Number of lessons per week:
25
30
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 1096 2053 3009 3965 4922 5878
Combined with host family, single room, halfboard 1536 2863 4190 5517 6844 8171
Combined with comfort residence, double room, no meals 1621 3032 4444 5855 7267 8678
Combined with comfort residence, single room, no meals 1744 3279 4814 6349 7884 9419
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 1458 2777 4095 5414 6733 8051
Combined with host family, single room, halfboard 1898 3588 5277 6966 8655 10344
Combined with comfort residence, double room, no meals 1983 3757 5530 7304 9077 10851
Combined with comfort residence, single room, no meals 2106 4004 5901 7798 9695 11592
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 26 per person per week applies for special diets. Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book this option.

Against a surcharge it is possible to stay in a host family in Manhattan (closer to the school) with bed & breakfast: prices on request.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 18/06 - 26/08 : €40 per week
single room : 24/12 - 30/12 : €92 per week
Info comfort residence:  

A weekly cleaning fee is applied for students staying in the comfort residence.
Min. age to stay in de residence is 18 years old.

Cleaning fees comfort residence:  

€24 per week, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€177

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival; from JFK airport to Manhattan (e.g. when staying in the Premium residence).

The price for an Airport transfer on arrival from JFK airport to your host family: € 229 p.p.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • wellcome package

In 2017 the school is closed on: 02/01/2017, 16/01/2017, 20/02/2017, 29/05/2017, 04/07/2017, 04/09/2017, 09/10/2017, 23/11/2017, 24/11/2017, and from 25/12/2017 - 01/01/2018. Lessons missed on these dates will be not rescheduled or made up.


The first day, the school organizes an induction program, therefore there are no lessons. Lessons will start the next day.

Host family

With this option you will live with a local family and experience 'the American way of life'. Meals are taken together and you will be able to practice your English all the time. The atmosphere is relaxed and informal and each family is regularly visited by our specialist accommodation staff, so you can expect the highest standards. You stay in a single room, halfboard. Most families live outside of Manhattan. You will go to school by public transport (1 hour travelling time at most).

Comfort residence

Located on 34th Street and Eighth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, the New Yorker is just a 10-minute walk to the Embassy English Centre. Surrounded by New York City’s most exciting attractions, the residence located within this iconic hotel is a few blocks from the Empire State Building, Madison Square Garden, Times Square and the Broadway Theater District. Students staying at the New Yorker will experience true Manhattan living.

Amenities: hi tech lounge with wi fi audio system, pool tables, communal kitchens with stove and microwave, kitchen utensils available at centre, large gym facilities, en suite bathrooms.

Minimum age: 18

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Learn English in New York, one of the largest and most impressive cities in the world. Home a diverse mix of world culture, famous landmarks and archetecture, New York has been one of the world's major centres of finance and commerce for over 100 years. Many of New York's landmarks and neighbourhoods are known all over the globe, including the Statue of Liberty, Wall Street and the Empire State Building and a visit really is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. As New York is divided into the 5 distinctive boroughs of Queens, The Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn and Staten Island, it is best to visit them individually to discover the incredible variety on offer.

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