Language course English in Torquay

T.I.S.

The Torquay International School (TIS) is located just a few minutes on foot from Torquay town centre and is surrounded by large gardens and a volley ball court. The school was founded in 1972. 

Key features of our partner English school in Torquay

  • Accredited by the British Council and EnglishUK
  • 20 classrooms
  • Library and internet centre with free computer/internet access
  • Student lounge with Plasma screen TV and DVD/video facilities
  • Audio and video equipment
  • Wireless Internet throughout the school - free
  • An extensive range of textbooks and text materials
  • Bookshop
  • Club TIS Café for lunch
  • Gardens & Barbecue
  • Volley ball court 
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

The school organizes a social programme designed to help put you in contact with other students and widen your experience of different nationalities and customs. The cost of the programme is not included in your course but each week there are 1 to 2 free of charge activities you can join such as: Activity programme Torquay
  •  Monday afternoon guided walk on your first day
  • Monday film
  • Mystery sightseeing trips
  • Volley Ball
  • football
  • table tennis tournament and many others.

There are many things to do such as:

  • 10-pin bowling
  • caving
  • fishing
  • golf and more

Excursions are also available for example to Exeter, Port of Topsham, Dartmoor National Park, etc.

Intensive

The intensive course consists of 15, 19, 23 or 30 lessons tuition per week and the aim is to help you achieve fluency, accuracy and confidence in both spoken and written English. There are classes at all levels from Elementary to Advanced.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
19
23
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  
Intensive without accommodation 395 706 1017 1327 1638 1949 2260 2571 2881 3192 3503 3627 3923 4218 4513 4808 5104 5399 5694 5989 6285 6580 6875 6798
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 921 1704 2487 3270 4053 4836 5619 6402 7185 7968 8751 9347 10115 10882 11650 12417 13185 13952 14719 15487 16254 17022 17789 18184
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1005 1871 2738 3605 4471 5338 6205 7071 7938 8805 9671 10351 11203 12054 12905 13756 14607 15458 16309 17160 18012 18863 19714 20192
Intensive with studio, double room, no meals 978 1819 2659 3499 4340 5180 6021 6861 7701 8542 9382 10036 10861 11686 12510 13335 14160 14985 15810 16635 17459 18284 19109 19561
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 1088 2039 2989 3939 4890 5840 6790 7741 8691 9641 10592 11356 12290 13225 14160 15095 16030 16964 17899 18834 19769 20704 21638 22200
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 628 1118 1608 2098 2589 3079 3569 4059 4549 5039 5529 5833 6307 6782 7257 7731 8206 8680 9155 9629 10104 10579 11053 11155
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 718 1298 1877 2457 3037 3617 4196 4776 5356 5936 6515 6909 7473 8037 8601 9166 9730 10294 10858 11423 11987 12551 13115 13307
  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  
Intensive without accommodation 473 861 1250 1638 2027 2415 2804 3192 3581 3969 4358 4513 4883 5252 5621 5989 6359 6728 7098 7466 7835 8205 8574 8476
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 999 1859 2720 3581 4441 5302 6163 7023 7884 8745 9606 10233 11075 11916 12758 13598 14440 15281 16123 16963 17805 18646 19488 19862
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1082 2027 2971 3915 4860 5804 6749 7693 8637 9582 10526 11237 12163 13088 14013 14937 15862 16788 17713 18637 19562 20487 21413 21870
Intensive with studio, double room, no meals 1056 1974 2892 3810 4728 5646 6564 7483 8401 9319 10237 10922 11821 12720 13619 14516 15415 16314 17213 18111 19010 19909 20808 21239
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 1166 2194 3222 4250 5278 6306 7334 8362 9390 10418 11446 12241 13250 14259 15268 16276 17285 18294 19303 20310 21319 22328 23337 23879
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 706 1274 1841 2409 2977 3545 4113 4680 5248 5816 6384 6719 7267 7816 8365 8912 9461 10010 10558 11106 11654 12203 12752 12833
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 795 1453 2110 2768 3425 4083 4740 5398 6055 6713 7370 7795 8433 9071 9710 10347 10985 11623 12262 12899 13537 14176 14814 14985
  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  
Intensive without accommodation 544 1005 1465 1925 2385 2846 3306 3766 4226 4686 5147 5331 5768 6206 6643 7080 7517 7955 8392 8829 9266 9704 10141 10025
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1070 2003 2935 3868 4800 5732 6665 7597 8530 9462 10395 11051 11960 12870 13780 14688 15598 16508 17418 18326 19236 20145 21055 21411
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1154 2170 3186 4202 5218 6235 7251 8267 9283 10299 11315 12055 13048 14042 15035 16027 17021 18014 19007 20000 20993 21986 22980 23420
Intensive with studio, double room, no meals 1128 2118 3107 4097 5087 6077 7067 8056 9046 10036 11026 11739 12706 13674 14641 15606 16574 17541 18508 19474 20441 21408 22375 22788
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 1238 2338 3437 4537 5637 6737 7836 8936 10036 11136 12235 13059 14136 15213 16290 17366 18443 19520 20597 21673 22750 23827 24904 25428
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 778 1417 2057 2696 3336 3975 4615 5254 5894 6533 7173 7536 8153 8770 9387 10002 10619 11236 11853 12469 13085 13702 14319 14382
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 867 1596 2326 3055 3784 4513 5242 5972 6701 7430 8159 8612 9319 10025 10732 11437 12143 12850 13556 14262 14968 15675 16381 16534
  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  
Intensive without accommodation 676 1268 1859 2451 3043 3635 4226 4818 5410 6001 6593 7185 7777 8368 8960 9552 10143 10735 11327 11919 12510 13102 13694 14286
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1202 2266 3330 4394 5458 6521 7585 8649 9713 10777 11841 12905 13969 15033 16097 17160 18224 19288 20352 21416 22480 23544 24608 25672
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1286 2433 3581 4728 5876 7023 8171 9319 10466 11614 12761 13909 15057 16204 17352 18499 19647 20795 21942 23090 24237 25385 26532 27680
Intensive with studio, double room, no meals 1259 2381 3502 4623 5744 6866 7987 9108 10230 11351 12472 13593 14715 15836 16957 18079 19200 20321 21442 22564 23685 24806 25928 27049
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 1369 2600 3832 5063 6294 7526 8757 9988 11219 12451 13682 14913 16144 17376 18607 19838 21069 22301 23532 24763 25995 27226 28457 29688
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 909 1680 2451 3222 3993 4764 5535 6306 7077 7848 8619 9390 10161 10932 11703 12475 13246 14017 14788 15559 16330 17101 17872 18643
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 999 1859 2720 3581 4441 5302 6163 7023 7884 8745 9606 10466 11327 12188 13048 13909 14770 15630 16491 17352 18212 19073 19934 20795
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €306 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

Minigroup 30+

English for the Over 30´s. This course is designed for more mature students and professionals wanting to improve the English language in a more intensive setting with a maximum of 4 students per class. It consists of 15 lessons in the morning which focus on general English whether for travel and holidays, work, or just for personal satisfaction. You need to have at least a pre-intermediate level of English (A2).

You can add optional lunches with the teacher; you can join the teacher at lunchtime and continue improving your conversation skills (cost of lunch not included).

Minimum age is 30 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 4 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Minigroup 30+ without accommodation 831 1578 2326 3073
Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 1064 1991 2917 3844
Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1154 2170 3186 4202
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1357 2577 3796 5015
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1441 2744 4047 5350
Minigroup 30+ with studio, double room, no meals 1415 2691 3968 5245
Minigroup 30+ with studio, single room, no meals 1525 2911 4298 5685
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €306 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

Club 50

The Club 50 course has a duration of 2 weeks (in 2021, it is also offered for a duration of 1 week) and combines an intensive course of 15 lessons per week with cultural activities to discover the beautiful Devon region in the South of England. The program is inspired by English literature, especially because famous writers such as Agatha Christie and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle lived in this destination. You will see Torquay through the eyes of his books. English classes are from 09:00 to 12:00, from Monday to Friday. In the afternoons, activities are such as: visit to the Agatha Christie summer house, visit to a vineyard, movie afternoon, visit to the Torquay museum. On Saturday (after the first week of the course) a full day excursion is organized, for example to South Hams & Burgh Island.

Minimum age is 50 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 6 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
Club 50 without accommodation 1130 2176
Club 50 with host family, single room, halfboard 1363 2589
Club 50 with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1453 2768
Club 50 with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1656 3174
Club 50 with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1740 3342
Club 50 with studio, double room, no meals 1714 3289
Club 50 with studio, single room, no meals 1823 3509
Starting dates:  

10/05, 07/06, 09/08, 06/09, 11/10

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €306 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

Combined Minigroup 30+

English for the Over 30´s. This course combines the Minigroup 30+ course, which consists of 15 lessons in the morning in a small group with a maximum of 4 students per group with 15 private lessons in the afternoon.

You need to have at least a pre-intermediate level of English (A2).

Minimum age is 30 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 4/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Combined Minigroup 30+ without accommodation 1907 3730 5553 7376
Combined Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 2140 4143 6145 8147
Combined Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 2230 4322 6414 8506
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2433 4728 7023 9319
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2517 4896 7275 9653
Combined Minigroup 30+ with studio, double room, no meals 2491 4843 7196 9548
Combined Minigroup 30+ with studio, single room, no meals 2600 5063 7526 9988
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €306 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

Cambridge exam

With this course you can successfully prepare for your Cambridge exam. The cambridge exam preparation course consists of 15 lessons general English per week + 8 lessons specific exam preparation per week.

Please note, in 2021 this course consist only of 15 lessons exam preparation per week (there are no general English classes).

Please make sure to check and reserve your preferred exam date in advance.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  10 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 6001
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 7848
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 8745
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 10777
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 11614
Cambridge exam with studio, double room, no meals 11351
Cambridge exam with studio, single room, no meals 12451
Starting dates:  

elementary : 04/01, 29/03, 20/09

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

The Cambridge courses might need an extra night or week of accommodation due the exam date and according level. Extra accommodation is not included. Price upon request.

Prices of this course do NOT include the exam fees (to be paid on spot, approx £ 165 / € 198).
Course starting dates 2021:
04/01/2021, 29/03/2021, 20/09/2021

Exam dates 2021 on request.

Exam fees:  

ca. €198, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €306 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

Cambridge exam - summer

This is an intensive, 5 week summer course with 15 lessons per week aimed at those trying to pass the First (FCE) and Advanced (CAE) exam. The course begins in July and ends with the exam in Torquay in August.

The minium level for this course is B2.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  5 weeks  
Cambridge exam - summer without accommodation 3043
Cambridge exam - summer with host family, single room, halfboard 3993
Cambridge exam - summer with executive host family, single room, halfboard 4441
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 5458
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 5876
Cambridge exam - summer with studio, double room, no meals 5744
Cambridge exam - summer with studio, single room, no meals 6294
Starting dates:  

elementary : 26/07

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

The Cambridge courses do not include the exam fee (depending on the level).
Course starting date 2021:
26/07/20201

Exam dates 2021 upon request.

Exam fees:  

ca. €198, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €306 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

One-to-One

The one-to-one course includes 15 lessons per week of 60 minutes each. The main aim of this course is to help you to understand and to communicate in English within the shortest time possible. Particular attention is paid to listening, speaking and pronunciation. Clients needing preparation for special projects, tasks or presentations find this course particularly useful and you will be able to work on a project or prepare an English Language presentation with your teacher.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 1160 2236
One-to-One with host family, single room, halfboard 1393 2648
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1483 2828
One-to-One with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1686 3234
One-to-One with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1770 3401
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 3349 3569
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €306 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

Family course (parents)

Would you like to take an English course abroad with your whole family? The Family course in Torquay is the right choice for you then!

With the Family course for parents, you will receive 15 lessons of English per week from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:20. Your children will attend an English course in groups with students the same age at the same time. So you can concentrate fully on the course while your children playfully learn English as well. The afternoons you can spend together.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 10 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Family course / parents without accommodation 395 706 1017 1327
Family course / parents with host family, single room, halfboard 628 1118 1608 2098
Family course / parents with executive host family, single room, halfboard 718 1298 1877 2457
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

Family course / juniors (6-15 years)

Would you like to take an English course abroad with your whole family? The Family course in Torquay is the right choice for you then!

With the Family course for juniors, your kids will receive 15 lessons of English per week from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:20 while you will attend an English course in groups with students the same age at the same time. This way you can concentrate fully on the course while your children playfully learn English as well. The afternoons you can spend together.

Minimum age is 6 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) without accommodation 520 957 1393 1829
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with host family, single room, halfboard 754 1369 1985 2600
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with executive host family, single room, halfboard 843 1549 2254 2959
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 42 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 120
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 240
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 216
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 431
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 365
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 730
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 413
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 825
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 401
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 801

All prices include:

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

In 2021 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only from 01/01/2021 to 03/01/20201 and from 20/12/2021 to 02/01/2022.

Host family

Staying in a homestay is an ideal way to make the most of your stay in Torquay. It represents good value for money, gives you the opportunity to experience the English way of life, culture and food.  All homestay accommodation includes a single bedroom, a study table or separate room to study in, breakfast, evening dinner, a light lunch at weekends and light laundry. The homes are within walking distance of the school and there is a good bus service to the town centre where the school is located.

No other student of the same nationality will be booked into the host family at the same time. Hosts always meet students on arrival at the bus or railway station if notified of arrival time.

Executive host family

An executive host family includes a single bedroom, private bathroom, a study table or separate room to study in, breakfast, evening dinner, a light lunch at weekends and light laundry. The homes are within walking distance of the school and there is a good bus service to the town centre where the school is located.

No other student of the same nationality will be booked into the host family at the same time. Hosts always meet students on arrival at the bus or railway station if notified of arrival time.

School residence

The school residence (“Club TIS”) Club TIS Hotel is just across the road from the school. It has 11 bedrooms and all include:

  • En-suite bathroom with bath or shower 
  • Television 
  • Complimentary tea and coffee-making facilities
  • Free wireless internet 

The Club TIS Study Room is open each evening for quiet study. There is a guest computer so you can check your email or use the internet or do your homework. Wireless internet is free throughout the hotel. A buffet breakfast is served every morning at the residence restaurant and in the evening a Guests' Kitchen with simple cooking facilities and a fridge for students who wish to prepare a simple supper. The Club TIS Café is open every lunchtime from Monday to Friday with a choice of home cooked hot and cold meals.  A south-facing terrace leads out from the dining room and on a sunny evening it’s a perfect place to sit and enjoy the view across the English Riviera.

Club TIS is only a few minutes walk to a variety of pubs, cafés and restaurants in the town centre.

apartment

The school has private apartments about 20 minutes walk from the school. Here you can stay in a one bedroom studio or in a two bedroom studio if you are traveling together with someone. Bed linen and towels are provided. You have access to Wi-Fi.

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