Language course English in Newcastle

IH Newcastle

Our partner language school “International House Newcastle” is located in the heart of this lively university town, close to theatres, galleries, museums, restaurants, nightclubs, bars and also parks and gardens which invites you to relax. The school building is considered of special interest and historic beauty and has recently received an award of the British Council. The courses offered by the school and the possible accommodation consist of the highest quality and are also very low priced and convenient.

Key features of our partner school in Newcastle:

• Accredited by the British Council
• Member of the English UK, EAQUALS
• 17 fully equipped classrooms
• Large student cafeteria
• Study room
• WIFI Internet access

Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme:

In order to get the most out of your time in Newcastle, the language school organises an exciting variety of activities to help you learn more about Britain and practice your language skills. Activities include:
  • Visit the“The Sage” - the centre of musical education, performance and conferences or the "Baltic” - the art gallery of Newcastle,
  • Trips to Edinburgh, York, Durham, Cumbria and Northumbria,
  • Parties and other meetings,
  • Sport afternoons (there are many sport centres in the sourrounding),
  • Weekend Excursions,
  • Other activities in Newcastle (theatre, cinema, concerts, night clubs, ice skating, etc.)

Intensive

The intensive course includes topics like grammar, reading, writing and pronunciation and is offered for all language levels, from beginner to superior. The teaching method is very communicative with special emphasis on enabling students to communicate effectively in English.

Intensive courses of 15 and 25 include 5 extra lessons of an Academic English Personal Study Programme which focus on special issues or special skills in English. The teachers design and supervise a individual programme that may include:

  • Business English,
  • Special skills or grammar, for example reading, writing, pronunciation etc.
  • English with reference to personal interests like movies, medicine, law, sports, tourism etc.

All students receive a weekly study plan prepared by their teachers, who carefully monitor their progress through continuous test, tutorials and homework.

Classes take place from Monday to Friday from 09.00 to 17.00 o’clock. Please note that this schedule depends on the language level and type of course.

In July and August there are additional classes in the afternoon between 17:00 and 20:15 o’clock (Intensive 15). The school also organizes classes in this time period during high capacity.

Minimum age is 18 year .

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
20
25
30
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Info host family:  

Accommodation with host family half board includes lunch on weekends.

Double rooms at host families are available for students travelling together. Double and single rooms are priced the same.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. halal, gluten-free, vegan): € 12 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€48

This price is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Newcastle airport.

Price for a transfer on arrival and departure: € 95

Please indicate on the booking form the transfer you wish to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 30/03/2018, 02/04/2018, 07/05/2018, 28/05/2018, 27/08/2018, 25/12/2018, 26/12/2018. Holidays lessons are not made up or rescheduled.

In July and August it might be possible that the school organizes evening lessons until 19:00 in periods of high demand.

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

Max. 12 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 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 320 580 840 1100 1300 1549 1797 2045 2293 2541 2790 3038 3132 3369 3605 3841 4078 4314 4550 4787 5023 5260 5496 5732 5378 5590 5803 6016 6229 6441 6654 6867 7080 7292 7505 7718
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 461 863 1265 1667 2010 2400 2790 3180 3570 3960 4350 4740 4976 5354 5732 6110 6489 6867 7245 7623 8001 8380 8758 9136 8923 9278 9632 9987 10341 10696 11050 11405 11760 12114 12469 12823
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 509 958 1407 1856 2246 2683 3120 3558 3995 4432 4870 5307 5590 6016 6441 6867 7292 7718 8143 8569 8994 9420 9845 10270 10105 10507 10909 11310 11712 12114 12516 12918 13320 13721 14123 14525
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 497 934 1371 1809 2187 2612 3038 3463 3889 4314 4740 5165 5437 5850 6264 6678 7091 7505 7919 8332 8746 9160 9573 9987 9810 10200 10590 10980 11370 11760 12150 12540 12930 13320 13710 14100
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 509 958 1407 1856 2246 2683 3120 3558 3995 4432 4870 5307 5590 6016 6441 6867 7292 7718 8143 8569 8994 9420 9845 10270 10105 10507 10909 11310 11712 12114 12516 12918 13320 13721 14123 14525
  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 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 367 674 981 1289 1537 1832 2128 2423 2719 3014 3310 3605 3747 4030 4314 4598 4881 5165 5449 5732 6016 6300 6583 6867 6560 6820 7080 7340 7600 7860 8120 8380 8640 8900 9160 9420
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 509 958 1407 1856 2246 2683 3120 3558 3995 4432 4870 5307 5590 6016 6441 6867 7292 7718 8143 8569 8994 9420 9845 10270 10105 10507 10909 11310 11712 12114 12516 12918 13320 13721 14123 14525
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 556 1052 1549 2045 2482 2967 3451 3936 4420 4905 5390 5874 6205 6678 7150 7623 8096 8569 9041 9514 9987 10460 10932 11405 11287 11736 12185 12634 13083 13532 13981 14430 14880 15329 15778 16227
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 544 1029 1513 1998 2423 2896 3369 3841 4314 4787 5260 5732 6051 6512 6973 7434 7895 8356 8817 9278 9739 10200 10660 11121 10991 11429 11866 12303 12740 13178 13615 14052 14490 14927 15364 15801
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 556 1052 1549 2045 2482 2967 3451 3936 4420 4905 5390 5874 6205 6678 7150 7623 8096 8569 9041 9514 9987 10460 10932 11405 11287 11736 12185 12634 13083 13532 13981 14430 14880 15329 15778 16227
  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 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 390 721 1052 1383 1655 1974 2293 2612 2931 3250 3570 3889 4054 4361 4669 4976 5283 5590 5898 6205 6512 6820 7127 7434 7150 7434 7718 8001 8285 8569 8852 9136 9420 9703 9987 10270
Intensive with host family, double room, halfboard 532 1005 1478 1950 2364 2825 3286 3747 4208 4669 5130 5590 5898 6347 6796 7245 7694 8143 8592 9041 9490 9940 10389 10838 10696 11121 11547 11972 12398 12823 13249 13674 14100 14525 14950 15376
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 580 1100 1620 2140 2600 3109 3617 4125 4633 5141 5650 6158 6512 7009 7505 8001 8498 8994 9490 9987 10483 10980 11476 11972 11878 12350 12823 13296 13769 14241 14714 15187 15660 16132 16605 17078
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 568 1076 1584 2092 2541 3038 3534 4030 4527 5023 5520 6016 6359 6843 7328 7812 8297 8781 9266 9750 10235 10720 11204 11689 11582 12043 12504 12965 13426 13887 14348 14809 15270 15730 16191 16652
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 580 1100 1620 2140 2600 3109 3617 4125 4633 5141 5650 6158 6512 7009 7505 8001 8498 8994 9490 9987 10483 10980 11476 11972 11878 12350 12823 13296 13769 14241 14714 15187 15660 16132 16605 17078
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Info host family:  

Accommodation with host family half board includes a light lunch on weekends.

Double rooms at host families are available for students travelling together.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. halal, gluten-free, vegan): € 12 on the price of a host family with half board.

Transfer:  

€48

This price is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Newcastle airport.

Price for a transfer on arrival and departure: € 95

Please indicate on the booking form the transfer you wish to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, and from 23/12/2019 until 27/12/2019. Holidays lessons are not made up or rescheduled.

In July and August it might be possible that the school organizes evening lessons until 19:00 in periods of high demand.

Business English

The Business English course includes all the grammar and language skills exercises within the business context.

The course of Business English consists of 10 lessons per week hold in a group plus 5 lessons of Business English Personal Study Programme. Topics of the programme are the preparation of meetings, presentations, telephone conversations, negotiations, marketing and finance. The course of 25 lessons also includes an extra 10 extra lessons in general English.

The Business English course requires a minimum level of upper intermediate English.

The course prepares you to:

  • Talk about advertising campaigns, branding, consumer behaviour, marketing forecasts etc.
  • Develop vocabulary about production, marketing, public relations, human resources and finance.
  • Present marketing strategies and statistics.
  • Develop listening skills in business contexts.
  • Improve writing skills in formal letters, emails, memos, etc.
  • Improve skills for direct conversation or telephone conversation.

The course focus on the TOEIC exam preparation.
The TOEIC exam can be taken on the last Friday of each month; other dates can be agreed eventually.

Minimum age is 18 year .

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
25
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 296 532 769 1005
Business English with host family, single room, no meals 450 840 1230 1620
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 473 887 1300 1714
Business English with shared apartment, single room, no meals 473 887 1300 1714
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 355 650 946 1241
Business English with host family, single room, no meals 509 958 1407 1856
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 532 1005 1478 1950
Business English with shared apartment, single room, no meals 532 1005 1478 1950
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Info host family:  

Accommodation with host family half board includes lunch on weekends.

Double rooms at host families are available for students travelling together. Double and single rooms are priced the same.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. halal, gluten-free, vegan): € 12 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€48

This price is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Newcastle airport.

Price for a transfer on arrival and departure: € 95

Please indicate on the booking form the transfer you wish to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 30/03/2018, 02/04/2018, 07/05/2018, 28/05/2018, 27/08/2018, 25/12/2018, 26/12/2018. Holidays lessons are not made up or rescheduled.

In July and August it might be possible that the school organizes evening lessons until 19:00 in periods of high demand.

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
25
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 320 580 840 1100
Business English with host family, double room, halfboard 461 863 1265 1667
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 509 958 1407 1856
Business English with shared apartment, single room, no meals 497 934 1371 1809
Business English with studio, single room, no meals 509 958 1407 1856
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Business English without accommodation 367 674 981 1289
Business English with host family, double room, halfboard 509 958 1407 1856
Business English with host family, single room, halfboard 556 1052 1549 2045
Business English with shared apartment, single room, no meals 544 1029 1513 1998
Business English with studio, single room, no meals 556 1052 1549 2045
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Info host family:  

Accommodation with host family half board includes a light lunch on weekends.

Double rooms at host families are available for students travelling together.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. halal, gluten-free, vegan): € 12 on the price of a host family with half board.

Transfer:  

€48

This price is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Newcastle airport.

Price for a transfer on arrival and departure: € 95

Please indicate on the booking form the transfer you wish to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, and from 23/12/2019 until 27/12/2019. Holidays lessons are not made up or rescheduled.

In July and August it might be possible that the school organizes evening lessons until 19:00 in periods of high demand.

Cambridge exam

Our partner school in Newcastle is an examination centre of the Cambridge exam.

Teachers prepare you especially for the written and oral Cambridge examination. The course also includes grammar exercises according to the level of the exam. A wide range of materials, also online materials and practice are included.

The course of 15 lessons per week combines 10 lessons in a group with 5 lessons of Academic English Personal Study Programme, in which the student can work on specific issues or practice special skills for the examination.

The course of 25 lessons per week includes 10 extra lessons of general English.

Minimum age is 18 year .

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
25
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 1950 2423 2896
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3369 4196 5023
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, no meals 3180 3960 4740
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3369 4196 5023
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2423 3014 3605
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3841 4787 5732
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, no meals 3652 4550 5449
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3841 4787 5732
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 08/01 (10 weeks), 26/03 (12 weeks), 02/07 (8 weeks), 17/09 (12 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

The Cambridge exam courses might need an extra night or week of accommodation due the exam dates. The extra accommodation is not included in the prices. Please contact for details.

Prices of the Cambridge exam courses do not include the exam fee.

CAMBRIDGE COURSE DATES

  • FCE, CAE 2nd January – 9th March* (10 weeks)
  • FCE, CAE, CPE 26th March – 12th June (12 weeks)
  • FCE, CAE 2nd July – 24th August (8 weeks)
  • FCE, CAE, CPE 17th September – 7th December (12 weeks)

EXAMINATION DATES

  • FCE 10th March, 12th June, 23rd August, 28th November
  • CAE 17th March* , 13th June, 24th August, 4th December
  • CPE 14th June, 6th December

Exam fees:  

ca. €178, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

Accommodation with host family half board includes lunch on weekends.

Double rooms at host families are available for students travelling together. Double and single rooms are priced the same.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. halal, gluten-free, vegan): € 12 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€48

This price is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Newcastle airport.

Price for a transfer on arrival and departure: € 95

Please indicate on the booking form the transfer you wish to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 30/03/2018, 02/04/2018, 07/05/2018, 28/05/2018, 27/08/2018, 25/12/2018, 26/12/2018. Holidays lessons are not made up or rescheduled.

In July and August it might be possible that the school organizes evening lessons until 19:00 in periods of high demand.

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
25
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2045 2541 3038
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 3180 3960 4740
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3558 4432 5307
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3463 4314 5165
Cambridge exam with studio, single room, no meals 3558 4432 5307
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2423 3014 3605
Cambridge exam with host family, double room, halfboard 3558 4432 5307
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3936 4905 5874
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3841 4787 5732
Cambridge exam with studio, single room, no meals 3936 4905 5874
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 07/01 (10 weeks), 25/03 (12 weeks), 01/07 (8 weeks), 16/09 (12 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

The Cambridge exam courses might need an extra night or week of accommodation due the exam dates. The extra accommodation is not included in the prices. Please contact for details.

Prices of the Cambridge exam courses do not include the exam fee.

CAMBRIDGE COURSE DATES 2019:

  • FCE & CAE: 07/01/2019 (10 wks), 25/03/2019 (12wks), 01/07/2019 (8 wks), 16/09/2019 (12 wks)
  • CPE: 25/03/2019 (12 wks), 16/09/2019 (12 wks)

EXAMINATION DATES 2019:

  • FCE 15/03/2019, 11/06/2019, 22/08/2019, 03/12/2019
  • CAE 16/03/2019, 12/06/20119, 23/08/2019, 04/12/2019
  • CPE 13/06/2019, 05/12/2019

Exam fees:  

ca. €178, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

Accommodation with host family half board includes a light lunch on weekends.

Double rooms at host families are available for students travelling together.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. halal, gluten-free, vegan): € 12 on the price of a host family with half board.

Transfer:  

€48

This price is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Newcastle airport.

Price for a transfer on arrival and departure: € 95

Please indicate on the booking form the transfer you wish to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 06/05/2019, 27/05/2019, and from 23/12/2019 until 27/12/2019. Holidays lessons are not made up or rescheduled.

In July and August it might be possible that the school organizes evening lessons until 19:00 in periods of high demand.

IELTS

This course prepares you for the academic English test IELTS.

The programme includes 10 lessons per week, hold in group plus 5 lessons of Academic English Personal Study Programme. The course helps students to develop their academic English vocabulary for the IELTS exam. It is also possible to combine the course with 10 extra lessons of general English to receive a total of 25 lessons per week.
 
The course requires an intermediate level of English.

It also includes guidance to pass the IELTS test and help with registration for the exam.

Minimum age is 18 year .

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
25
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 1005
IELTS with host family, single room, no meals 1620
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 1714
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1714
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 1241
IELTS with host family, single room, no meals 1856
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 1950
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1950
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 55 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €190, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

Accommodation with host family half board includes lunch on weekends.

Double rooms at host families are available for students travelling together. Double and single rooms are priced the same.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. halal, gluten-free, vegan): € 12 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€48

This price is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Newcastle airport.

Price for a transfer on arrival and departure: € 95

Please indicate on the booking form the transfer you wish to book.

All prices include:

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

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 30/03/2018, 02/04/2018, 07/05/2018, 28/05/2018, 27/08/2018, 25/12/2018, 26/12/2018. Holidays lessons are not made up or rescheduled.

In July and August it might be possible that the school organizes evening lessons until 19:00 in periods of high demand.

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

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
25