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 2018

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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 405 676 947 1218 1489 1760 2032 2303 2574 2845 3116 3067
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 826 1452 2078 2704 3329 3955 4581 5207 5832 6458 7084 7390
Intensive with comfort residence, double room, no meals 913 1626 2339 3052 3765 4478 5191 5904 6616 7329 8042 8435
Intensive with comfort residence, single room, no meals 1044 1888 2731 3575 4418 5262 6105 6949 7792 8636 9480 10003
  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 449 765 1080 1396 1712 2027 2343 2658 2974 3289 3605 3654
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 871 1541 2211 2881 3552 4222 4892 5562 6232 6903 7573 7976
Intensive with comfort residence, double room, no meals 958 1715 2472 3230 3987 4744 5502 6259 7016 7774 8531 9022
Intensive with comfort residence, single room, no meals 1088 1976 2864 3752 4640 5528 6416 7304 8192 9080 9968 10590
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 25 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 : 23/12 - 05/01 : €88 per week
single room : 23/12 - 05/01 : €98 per week
Cleaning fees comfort residence:  

€23 per week, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€174

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: € 223 p.p.

All prices include:

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

In 2018 the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, and from 25/12/2018 - 01/01/2019. Lessons missed on these dates will be not rescheduled or made up.

Students should take a level test in advance, so that students can start lessons on the first 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 2018

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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 1396 2027 2658 3654
TOEFL exam with host family, single room, halfboard 2881 4222 5562 7976
TOEFL exam with comfort residence, double room, no meals 3230 4744 6259 9022
TOEFL exam with comfort residence, single room, no meals 3752 5528 7304 10590
Starting dates:  

advanced : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €178, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 25 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 : 23/12 - 05/01 : €88 per week
single room : 23/12 - 05/01 : €98 per week
Cleaning fees comfort residence:  

€23 per week, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€174

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: € 223 p.p.

All prices include:

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

In 2018 the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, and from 25/12/2018 - 01/01/2019. Lessons missed on these dates will be not rescheduled or made up.

Students should take a level test in advance, so that students can start lessons on the first 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 2018

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 1014 1894 2774 3654 4534 5414
Combined with host family, single room, halfboard 1435 2670 3904 5139 6374 7608
Combined with comfort residence, double room, no meals 1522 2844 4166 5488 6809 8131
Combined with comfort residence, single room, no meals 1653 3105 4558 6010 7463 8915
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 1360 2587 3814 5040 6267 7494
Combined with host family, single room, halfboard 1782 3363 4944 6526 8107 9688
Combined with comfort residence, double room, no meals 1869 3537 5206 6874 8543 10211
Combined with comfort residence, single room, no meals 2000 3799 5598 7397 9196 10995
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 25 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 : 23/12 - 05/01 : €88 per week
single room : 23/12 - 05/01 : €98 per week
Cleaning fees comfort residence:  

€23 per week, to be paid directly on arrival

Transfer:  

€174

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: € 223 p.p.

All prices include:

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

In 2018 the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 15/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/2018, 08/10/2018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, and from 25/12/2018 - 01/01/2019. Lessons missed on these dates will be not rescheduled or made up.

Students should take a level test in advance, so that students can start lessons on the first 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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