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
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 792 1117 1441 2090 2739 3636
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 1625 2330 3036 4446 5856 8276
Intensive with comfort residence, double room, no meals 1799 2591 3383 4967 6551 9318
Intensive with comfort residence, single room, no meals 2053 2972 3890 5728 7566 10840
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 897 1274 1651 2405 3159 4380
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 1730 2488 3245 4761 6276 9020
Intensive with comfort residence, double room, no meals 1904 2748 3593 5282 6970 10062
Intensive with comfort residence, single room, no meals 2158 3129 4100 6043 7986 11585
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 916 1303 1689 2462 3235
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 1749 2517 3284 4818 6352
Intensive with comfort residence, double room, no meals 1923 2777 3631 5339 7047
Intensive with comfort residence, single room, no meals 2177 3158 4139 6100 8062
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 1107 1589 2071 3035 3998
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 1940 2803 3665 5390 7115
Intensive with comfort residence, double room, no meals 2114 3063 4013 5911 7810
Intensive with comfort residence, single room, no meals 2368 3444 4520 6673 8825
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 27 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 : €41 per week
single room : 24/12 - 30/12 : €94 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:  

€182

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: € 235 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 1651 2405 3159 4380
TOEFL exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3245 4761 6276 9020
TOEFL exam with comfort residence, double room, no meals 3593 5282 6970 10062
TOEFL exam with comfort residence, single room, no meals 4100 6043 7986 11585
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. €191, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 27 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 : €41 per week
single room : 24/12 - 30/12 : €94 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:  

€182

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: € 235 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:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 2109 3092 4075
Combined with host family, single room, halfboard 2942 4306 5669
Combined with comfort residence, double room, no meals 3116 4566 6016
Combined with comfort residence, single room, no meals 3370 4947 6524
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 2853 4208 5563
Combined with host family, single room, halfboard 3686 5422 7157
Combined with comfort residence, double room, no meals 3860 5682 7505
Combined with comfort residence, single room, no meals 4114 6063 8012
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

A supplement of € 27 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 : €41 per week
single room : 24/12 - 30/12 : €94 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:  

€182

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: € 235 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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