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 16 years .

Prices 2019

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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 351 626 900 1175 1449 1724 1999 2273 2548 2823 3097 3091 3343 3594 3845 4096 4347 4599 4850 5101 5352 5604 5855 5685
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 573 1017 1461 1905 2349 2793 3237 3681 4125 4569 5014 5177 5598 6018 6439 6860 7280 7701 8122 8543 8963 9384 9805 9805
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 591 1052 1514 1975 2437 2898 3360 3822 4283 4745 5206 5387 5826 6264 6702 7140 7578 8017 8455 8893 9331 9769 10208 10225
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 637 1146 1654 2162 2671 3179 3687 4196 4704 5212 5720 5948 6433 6918 7403 7888 8373 8858 9343 9828 10313 10798 11283 11347
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 661 1192 1724 2256 2787 3319 3851 4383 4914 5446 5978 6229 6737 7245 7754 8262 8770 9279 9787 10295 10804 11312 11820 11908
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 772 1414 2057 2700 3343 3985 4628 5271 5913 6556 7199 7561 8180 8800 9419 10038 10658 11277 11896 12516 13135 13754 14374 14572
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 854 1578 2303 3027 3752 4476 5200 5925 6649 7374 8098 8543 9244 9945 10646 11347 12048 12749 13450 14152 14853 15554 16255 16535
  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 427 778 1128 1479 1829 2180 2530 2881 3232 3582 3933 4003 4330 4657 4984 5312 5639 5966 6293 6620 6947 7275 7602 7508
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 649 1169 1689 2209 2729 3249 3769 4289 4809 5329 5849 6089 6585 7082 7578 8075 8572 9068 9565 10062 10558 11055 11552 11627
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 667 1204 1742 2279 2817 3354 3892 4429 4967 5504 6042 6299 6813 7327 7841 8356 8870 9384 9898 10412 10926 11440 11955 12048
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 713 1298 1882 2466 3050 3635 4219 4803 5387 5972 6556 6860 7421 7982 8543 9103 9664 10225 10786 11347 11908 12469 13030 13170
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 737 1344 1952 2560 3167 3775 4383 4990 5598 6205 6813 7140 7725 8309 8893 9477 10062 10646 11230 11814 12399 12983 13567 13731
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 848 1566 2285 3004 3722 4441 5160 5878 6597 7316 8034 8472 9168 9863 10558 11254 11949 12644 13339 14035 14730 15425 16120 16395
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 929 1730 2530 3331 4131 4932 5732 6533 7333 8134 8934 9454 10231 11008 11785 12562 13339 14116 14894 15671 16448 17225 18002 18358
  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 485 894 1303 1712 2121 2530 2939 3348 3757 4166 4575 4704 5089 5475 5861 6246 6632 7018 7403 7789 8174 8560 8946 8770
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 707 1286 1864 2443 3021 3600 4178 4756 5335 5913 6492 6790 7345 7900 8455 9010 9565 10120 10675 11230 11785 12340 12895 12889
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 725 1321 1917 2513 3109 3705 4301 4897 5493 6089 6685 7000 7573 8145 8718 9290 9863 10436 11008 11581 12153 12726 13298 13310
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 772 1414 2057 2700 3343 3985 4628 5271 5913 6556 7199 7561 8180 8800 9419 10038 10658 11277 11896 12516 13135 13754 14374 14432
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 795 1461 2127 2793 3459 4125 4792 5458 6124 6790 7456 7841 8484 9127 9769 10412 11055 11698 12340 12983 13626 14268 14911 14993
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 906 1683 2460 3237 4014 4792 5569 6346 7123 7900 8677 9174 9927 10681 11435 12188 12942 13696 14449 15203 15957 16711 17464 17657
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 988 1847 2706 3565 4423 5282 6141 7000 7859 8718 9577 10155 10991 11826 12662 13497 14333 15168 16004 16839 17675 18510 19346 19620
  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 608 1140 1672 2203 2735 3267 3798 4330 4862 5393 5925 6457 6988 7520 8052 8583 9115 9647 10178 10710 11242 11774 12305 12837
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 830 1531 2232 2934 3635 4336 5037 5738 6439 7140 7841 8543 9244 9945 10646 11347 12048 12749 13450 14152 14853 15554 16255 16956
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 848 1566 2285 3004 3722 4441 5160 5878 6597 7316 8034 8753 9472 10190 10909 11627 12346 13065 13783 14502 15221 15939 16658 17377
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 894 1660 2425 3191 3956 4721 5487 6252 7018 7783 8548 9314 10079 10845 11610 12375 13141 13906 14672 15437 16202 16968 17733 18498
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 918 1707 2495 3284 4073 4862 5650 6439 7228 8017 8805 9594 10383 11172 11960 12749 13538 14327 15116 15904 16693 17482 18271 19059
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1029 1929 2828 3728 4628 5528 6427 7327 8227 9127 10027 10926 11826 12726 13626 14525 15425 16325 17225 18125 19024 19924 20824 21724
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1111 2092 3074 4055 5037 6018 7000 7982 8963 9945 10926 11908 12889 13871 14853 15834 16816 17797 18779 19760 20742 21724 22705 23687
Starting dates:  

beginner : 07/01, 04/02, 04/03, 01/04, 06/05, 03/06, 01/07, 05/08, 02/09, 07/10, 04/11, 02/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €36 per week
Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €83 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €18 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €234 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €188 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

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 2019

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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 754 1432 2110 2787
Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 976 1823 2671 3518
Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, double room, no meals 994 1858 2723 3588
Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1040 1952 2863 3775
Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1064 1999 2934 3868
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1175 2221 3267 4312
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1257 2384 3512 4640
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €36 per week
Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €83 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €18 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €234 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €188 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

Club 50

The Club 50 course has a duration of 2 weeks 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 2019

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

Max. 4 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
Club 50 without accommodation 1257
Club 50 with host family, single room, halfboard 1648
Club 50 with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1683
Club 50 with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1777
Club 50 with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1823
Club 50 with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2045
Club 50 with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2209
Starting dates:  

13/05, 10/06, 12/08, 09/09, 14/10

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €83 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €18 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €234 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €188 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

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 2019

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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 2045 4014 5983 7952
Combined Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 2267 4406 6544 8683
Combined Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, double room, no meals 2285 4441 6597 8753
Combined Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2332 4534 6737 8940
Combined Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 2355 4581 6807 9033
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2466 4803 7140 9477
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2548 4967 7386 9805
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €36 per week
Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €83 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €18 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €234 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €188 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

Cambridge exam

You can shape this Cambridge exam course to your preference. You can either take 15 lessons per week of specific Cambridge exam preparation, or a combination of these 15 Cambridge preparation lessons with 15 General English lessons per week. Please note that the options differ according to the number of lessons, the season and the level you want to take the exam at (FCE, CAE or CPE).

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

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2019

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
30
Number of weeks:
  10 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 2811
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4558
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4733
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 5200
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 5434
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 6544
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 7362
Number of weeks:
  10 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 5358
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 7105
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 7280
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 7748
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 7982
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 9092
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 9910
Starting dates:  

elementary : 07/01, 01/04, 23/09

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 € 193).
Course starting dates 2019:
07/01/2019, 01/04/2019, 23/09/2019
Exam dates 2019 per level:
FCE: 15/03/2019, 11/06/2019, 03/12/2019
CAE: 16/03/2019, 12/06/2019, 04/12/2019
CPE: 09/03/2019, 13/06/2019, 05/12/2019

Exam fees:  

ca. €193, to be paid directly on arrival

Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €83 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €18 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €234 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €188 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

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 16 years .

Prices 2019

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

Max. 4 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  5 weeks  
Cambridge exam - summer without accommodation 2951
Cambridge exam - summer with host family, single room, halfboard 3851
Cambridge exam - summer with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3938
Cambridge exam - summer with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4172
Cambridge exam - summer with executive host family, single room, halfboard 4289
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 4844
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 5253
Starting dates:  

elementary : 22/07 (5 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

The 5 week Cambridge summer course prepares for FCE and CAE only.
The Cambridge courses do not include the exam fee (depending on the level).
Course starting date 2019:
22/07/2019
Exam dates 2019:
FCE: 22/08/2019
CAE: 23/08/2019

Exam fees:  

ca. €193, to be paid directly on arrival

Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €83 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €18 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €234 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €188 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

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 2019

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
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 1128 2180
One-to-One with host family, single room, halfboard 1350 2571
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1438 2747
One-to-One with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1549 2969
One-to-One with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1631 3132
One-to-One with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2606 2700
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €439 per week
Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €83 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €18 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €234 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €188 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

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 2019

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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 351 626 900 1175
Family course / parents with host family, single room, halfboard 573 1017 1461 1905
Family course / parents with executive host family, single room, halfboard 661 1192 1724 2256
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €36 per week
Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

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 2019

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:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) without accommodation 468 859 1251 1642
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with host family, single room, halfboard 690 1251 1812 2373
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with executive host family, single room, halfboard 778 1426 2075 2723
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

Family course / juniors (6-15 years) + Activities

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!

The Family course for juniors aged 6-15 years old with activities offers 15 lessons of English lessons per week from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:20,  and various afternoon activities organized by the language school. The English lessons take place at the same time as the English course in which the parents will participate. This program also includes lunch for the kids after the English lessons. Afterwards, students will participate in the activities from 14:00 until 17:00.

Minimum age is 6 years .

Prices 2019

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:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) + Activities without accommodation 813 1549 2285 3021
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) + Activities with host family, single room, halfboard 1035 1940 2846 3752
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) + Activities with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1122 2116 3109 4102
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Info executive host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €36 per week
Info host family:  

Please contact us if you have special dietary needs so we can inform the school in advance, a surcharge of € 41 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €13 per week
Transfer:  

€89

The price stated here is for a private airport transfer per person upon arrival at Exeter airport. For arrivals on other aiports, the following prices apply:

  • Arrival London Heathrow (private taxi): € 316 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 182 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 363 (one-way).

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • arrival transfer at coach or train station when staying in a host family
  • student card
  • use of teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance

In 2019 the school organizes lessons as usual on all public holidays including Easter and will be closed only 23/12/2019 - 05/01/2020.

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.

shared apartment

The school has apartments about 5 minutes walk from the school. Here you can stay in a single or double room and share the apartment with 4-5 other international students. A double room can only be booked by two students traveling together. Bed linen and towels are provided. The apartment has a fully equipped kitchen and you have access to Wi-Fi.

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Weather in Torquay

Month Max
°C
Min
°C
Hours-
sun
June 19 10 7
July 21 12 6
Aug 21 12 6
Sept 18 10 5
Oct 15 8 3
Nov 11 4 2
Dec 9 3 1
Jan 8 2 1
Feb 8 2 2
Mar 10 3 4
Apr 13 4 5
May 16 7 6
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