Language course English in Portsmouth

LSI Portsmouth

Our partner school in Portsmouth, LSI, obtains quite a large building with over 55 classrooms. The location is great – in the city center in midst of the University Campus – which is very beneficial to get to know students from all over the globe and also to practice the language. Furthermore the neighborhood is full of shops, cafés and bars which are mainly visited by students.

Key features of our partner English school in Portsmouth:

  • Accredited by the British Council & English UK
  • 55 fully equipped classrooms
  • High qualified teachers
  • Small student groups
  • A broad mix of nationalities
  • Self-study rooms
  • Cafés and recreational centers
  • Language lab and library
  • WLAN throughout the entire building
  • Computer room with Internet access

Minimum age: 18 years

Leisure activities

Besides school activities, we also offer trips to pubs, the theather and cinema. Sport activities like tennis, soccer, squash, swimming, sailing and windsurfing are also part of the program.
On the weekends the school also organizes day trips to destinations like Bath, Cambridge, Oxford Cambridge or London. Moreover, students can participate at University programs and clubs at a small fee, which is a great possibility to get in touch with English students.

Intensive

The Intensive English course in Portsmouth concentrates on grammar in a communicative and practical context in the first few lessons and then puts the focus on conversation and hearing during further lessons. During the lessons you have the possibility to improve your vocabulary and pronunciation. The course consists of 22 lessons. Lessons start at 9:15 and end at 16:00 (including lunch break):

Lesson 1 - 9:15 - 10:30
Lesson 2 - 10:45 - 12:00
Lesson 3 - 13:15 - 14:30
Lesson 4 -  14:45 - 16:00

Lessons are from Monday to Thursday. On Fridays you will only have classes in the morning and the afternoons are reserved for self study and activities. The main goal of the course is to learn how to communicate in real life situations. Because of this the lessons are quite dynamic and try to put the student in daily situations in order to make the most use of the English language. Every two weeks the students take a test and homework is done on a regular basis in order for them to control their progress. The program contains an optional access to the self-study program without extra charge and daily homework.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
22
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Course materials:  

ca. €46, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   08/06/2020 - 28/08/2020 : €30 per week
Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

Intensive 30+

This General English course is exclusively for adults aged 30 years and over; you will learn English with people your age in the south of England with one of the top language schools in the UK! The programme consists of morning classes (15 lessons of 60 minutes) with optional afternoon electives (10 extra lessons per week). It is a very flexible course so you can choose the option which best suits you, your language needs and your personal preferences. Whether you want to have English lessons in the morning and enjoy free afternoons, or if you want a more intensive, full-time course or a course which combines language learning with British Culture; it’s all possible. The morning classes of 15 hours per week focus on communication with opportunity for practice.  30 + students will have the option to join our Executive students for accompanied lunch with teachers (against supplement) and as a special privilege of this course, they enjoy access to the recently-refurbished “Executive lounge” with free tea and coffee facilities!

Minimum age is 30 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
25
  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 30+ without accommodation 515 939 1363 1787 2210 2634 3058 3482 3906 4330 4754 5178
Intensive 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 701 1312 1922 2533 3143 3754 4364 4974 5585 6195 6806 7416
Intensive 30+ with residence, single room, no meals 758 1368 1979 2589 3200 3810 4420 5031 5641 6252 6862 7473
  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 30+ without accommodation 747 1402 2058 2714 3369 4025 4680 5336 5992 6647 7303 7959
Intensive 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 933 1775 2617 3460 4302 5144 5986 6828 7670 8513 9355 10197
Intensive 30+ with residence, single room, no meals 990 1832 2674 3516 4358 5200 6043 6885 7727 8569 9411 10254
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

Combined 30+

The Combined course for students aged 30 or above is a combination of the Core Intensive 30+ course of 15 lessons, plus 5 private lessons per week. This way, you can work on the topics and problems one-on-one with a teacher, making sure your progress is even more efficiently!

Minimum age is 30 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Combined 30+ without accommodation 843 1594 2346 3098 3850 4601 5353 6105 6857 7608 8360 9112
Combined 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 1029 1967 2906 3844 4782 5720 6659 7597 8535 9474 10412 11350
Combined 30+ with residence, single room, no meals 1086 2024 2962 3900 4839 5777 6715 7654 8592 9530 10468 11407
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

Intensive & culture 30+

This 1 week option for students aged 30 or above is a combination of the intensive course with 15 lessons and 4 cultural activities (Monday to Thursday) with an accompanying teacher. Examples of activities are:
•    Visit to one of the best museums in the UK; the Historic Dockyard Museum
•    Visit a vineyard for tasting
•    Visit a monastery to experience the life of a monk
•    Enjoy Queen Victoria’s favorite holiday home
•    Osbourne House
•    Discover Roman England and the lasting influences of the Romans today
•    Take a boat trip around Portsmouth Harbour
•    Visit Portsmouth City Museum and Charles Dickens birthplace Museum
•    Visit the Isle of Wight by hovercraft
•    Visit Portchester Castle (one of the most complete Roman Castles to be seen in Europe)

Please note this course has specific starting dates, which may be subject to change, as there must be a minimum of 2 students for a Culture week to take place.

Minimum age is 30 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week  
Intensive & culture 30+ without accommodation 826
Intensive & culture 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 1012
Intensive & culture 30+ with residence, single room, no meals 1069
Starting dates:  

elementary : 20/04, 18/05, 22/06, 20/07, 17/08, 14/09, 12/10

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

Commercial English

The course is a combination of the general English Intensive Course and Business English. The program has 25 lessons per week, which consist of 12.5 lessons of general English plus 12.5 lessons of Business English. Lessons start at 9:15 am and end at 16:00 pm (including a lunch break) Monday through Friday. On Friday afternoon students have time for private/self-study. The Business English groups are quite small and consist of up to 4 students.

The Business English Course is meant to improve communicative skills in various professional, entrepreneurial and commercial areas and teaches the language of meetings, negotiatons, presentations, business transactions, phone calls, socialization, fax, email, letters and report forms.

The program contains an optional 5-10 hour access to the self-study program without extra charge and daily homework.

Minimum age is 25 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/4 per class
Number of lessons per week:
25
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
Commercial English without accommodation 1549 2278 3007 3737 4466 5195 5924 6653 7382 8111 8840
Commercial English with host family, single room, halfboard 1922 2838 3754 4669 5585 6500 7416 8332 9247 10163 11079
Commercial English with residence, single room, no meals 1979 2894 3810 4726 5641 6557 7473 8388 9304 10220 11135
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

For this course, students should have a starting level of lower-intermediate or above and a minimum age of 25. Please note that the minimum age of the students in the General English morning component is 18. The minimum duration of this course is 2 weeks.

Course materials:  

ca. €46, invoiced by StudyTravel

Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

Cambridge Exam

The exam preparation course for Cambridge consists of 22 lessons per week and prepares for all language levels - FCE, CAE and CPE. The program is entirely focused on the exam preparation, for which a book with all exam relevant content is used. The duration of the program is 9, 10, 11 or 12 weeks (the duration depends on the language level; at least 4 weeks).

The program contains an optional 5 hour access to the self-study program without extra charge and daily homework. Lessons start at 9:15 am and end at 16:00 pm (including a lunch break) Monday through Friday. On Friday afternoon students have time for self study.

Click here for more information on the Cambridge Exam.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
22
Number of weeks:
  9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks  
Cambridge Exam without accommodation 2940 3256 3573 3889 4206
Cambridge Exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4618 5121 5624 6127 6630
Cambridge Exam with residence, single room, no meals 4675 5178 5681 6184 6687
Starting dates:  

elementary : 06/01 (9/10), 30/03 (10/11/12), 29/06 (9 weeks), 14/09 (12

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

The prices of the Cambridge exam courses do not include the exam fee (depending on the level between € 176- € 187 ). The course duration and starting date depend on the level you wish to prepare for. Please check with StudyTravel what would be the appropriate starting date for you.

Starting dates with regard to the levels:

FCE: 06/01/2020 (10 weeks), 30/03/2020 (10 weeks), 29/06/2020 (9 weeks), 14/09/2020 (12 weeks)
CAE:
06/01/2020 (10 weeks), 30/03/2020 (12 weeks), 29/06/2020 (9 weeks), 14/09/2020 (12 weeks)
CPE:
06/01/2020 (9 weeks), 30/03/2020 (11 weeks), 29/06/2020 (9 weeks), 14/09/2020 (12 weeks)

The Cambridge courses might need an extra night or week of accommodation due the exam dates. Extra accommodation is not included. Speaking exams are possibly held on a different date to the written exams; please contact us for details.

Cambridge exam classes are also open to non-exam students studying at that level. Minimum 2 weeks of study.

Course materials:  

ca. €46, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €181, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharge course:   08/06/2020 - 28/08/2020 : €30 per week
Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

IELTS

The school has one of the best reputations in England when it comes to the preparation for the IELTS exam with professors that are real experts in this field. For that matter they even teach with self-provided course materials. The course consists of 22 lessons per week which are entirely devoted to exam preparation. Lessons start at 9:15 am and end at 16:00 pm (including a lunch break from 12:00 - 13:15), Monday through Friday. On Friday afternoon students have time for self study.

The lessons are very intensive and are nearly entirely devoted to acquiring the skills and knowledge necessary to pass the exam. The professors constantly obeserve the progress of the students, especially their ability to write and understand. Students receive homework on a regular basis in order to improve aspects relevant for the exam. Moreover, the school is an official examination center of IELTS, meaning that the exam will be taken in the same building. The program contains an optional 5 hour access to the self-study program without extra charge and daily homework.

Click here for more information on the IELTS exam.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
22
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 1357 2623 3889
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 2103 4115 6127
IELTS with residence, single room, no meals 2160 4172 6184
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

The price of the IELTS exam is not included in the price (approx. € 198).

Course materials:  

ca. €46, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

€198, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharge course:   08/06/2020 - 28/08/2020 : €30 per week
Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

Minigroup Combined for professionals

This option combines 12,5 hours of small group lessons (minigroup with maximum 4 participants per class) with 12,5 hours one-to-one lessons. The private lessons (in the morning concentrate on the individual’s specific language difficulties and specialist vocational vocabulary; the afternoons (in minigroups) focus on communication and intercultural exchange with participants of different nationalities and commercial backgrounds in the context of professional situations – presentations, meetings, negotiating, leading an international team, intercultural awareness in working environments.
This programme is for those who want to improve communicative performance in a wide range of professional, business and commercial contexts or for trainees with a lower-intermediate level or above.

Minimum age is 25 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 4/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
25
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Combined minigroup for professionals without accommodation 1555 3019 4483 5947 7410 8874 10338 11802
Combined minigroup for professionals with host family, single room, halfboard 1741 3392 5042 6693 8343 9994 11644 13294
Combined minigroup for professionals with residence, single room, no meals 1798 3448 5099 6749 8400 10050 11700 13351
Combined minigroup for professionals with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1849 3607 5364 7122 8880 10638 12396 14154
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info executive host family:  

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

One-to-One for professionals

The one-to-one courses for professionals are highly-individualized programmes, based on a detailed needs analysis of the professional and social needs of the participants. It is suitable for participants who have a very specialist agenda for their course, trainees who may wish to only have lessons in the morning or outside our normal timetable hours, or students of a low level (lower intermediate or below) who do not have the communicative competence/ability to participate in the open groups.

Minimum age is 25 years .

Prices 2020

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
One-to-one for professionals without accommodation 1560 3030 4500 5969
One-to-one for professionals with host family, single room, halfboard 1747 3403 5059 6715
One-to-one for professionals with residence, single room, no meals 1804 3460 5116 6772
One-to-one for professionals with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1854 3618 5381 7145
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Info residence:  

Supplement for a private bathroom in a single room: € 12 p.p.p.w.

Please indicate on the booking form if you wish to book a private bathroom. The StudyTravel invoice will be adjusted accordingly.

Surcharges residence:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info host family:  

Against a surcharge of € 108 per week you can request an executive host family.

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 07/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €12 per week
Info executive host family:  

Surcharge special diet (e.g. gluten-free, vegan): € 23 on the price of a host family with half board.

Transfer:  

€81

The price stated here is for an airport transfer on arrival at Southampton Eastleigh. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 136 p.p.

Airport transfer on arrival at London Heathrow or Gatwick: € 153 p.p. Return transfer (both arrival and departure): € 238 p.p.
Please indicate on the booking form at which airport you will arrive.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • 7 hrs optional self access study, daily homework and free guided e-learning
  • certificate of attendance
The teaching material is not included and costs between € 34 - € 57 depending on the course duration (for courses from 1-6 weeks € 34 and for courses for more than 6 weeks € 57). This fee will not apply to 30+ and professional courses.

In 2020 the school is closed: 01/01/2020-05/01/2020, 10/04/2020, 13/04/2020, 08/05/2020, 25/05/2020, 31/08/2020, 21/12/2020-03/01/2021. Missed lessons due to holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

Host family

As the school is one of the oldest in Portsmouth, it has the advantage of being able to work with the best families in town. All families are situated within walking distance to the school (on average 20 minutes and 35-40 minutes in the summer).

During the week the students have half board and on weekends full board. As the school is accredited by the British Council, it puts emphasis on not placing two students of the same nationality in one host family. The families acommodate at least 2 students. This is the most adequate way for students that wish to practice their English with native speakers and have inclusive meals.

Executive Host Family

To enhance the social, cultural and intensive language experience, we encourage professionals to stay with a carefully-selected Executive Host family. These families are educated, hospitable retired people or professionals who love welcoming international students. Feedback over the years has demonstrated outstanding satisfaction levels. This accommodation is on half-board basis: breakfast and dinner on weekdays, and all meals at the weekend. Many of these families have a private bathroom available (subject to availability). The earlier you book, the more likely it is that you are able to have a private bathroom.  There’s no difference in cost if a private bathroom is available.

Residence

This self-catering residence is located a mere 3-minute walk from the school. It is centrally located and close to shops, restaurants and bars. The 20 rooms are spread over two houses and all have their own shower and wash basin. The rooms include a double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and a desk. Bed linen is provided, but towels are not included.

There are two communal kitchens, with their own dining rooms, and two further communal kitchenettes. There is also a laundry room with a washing machine and tumble dryer. Both buildings have a live-in house manager who lives on sight to ensure student safety and living comfort. All rooms include free WiFi throughout the building. Smoking is not allowed.

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