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 343 612 880 1149 1418 1686 1955 2223 2492 2760 3029 3023 3269 3515 3760 4006 4252 4498 4743 4989 5235 5480 5726 5560
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 560 995 1429 1863 2298 2732 3166 3600 4035 4469 4903 5063 5475 5886 6298 6709 7120 7532 7943 8355 8766 9178 9589 9589
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 578 1029 1480 1932 2383 2835 3286 3738 4189 4640 5092 5269 5698 6126 6555 6983 7412 7840 8269 8698 9126 9555 9983 10000
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 623 1120 1618 2115 2612 3109 3606 4103 4600 5098 5595 5818 6292 6766 7240 7715 8189 8663 9138 9612 10086 10560 11035 11098
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 646 1166 1686 2206 2726 3246 3766 4286 4806 5326 5846 6092 6589 7086 7583 8080 8578 9075 9572 10069 10566 11063 11560 11646
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 755 1383 2012 2640 3269 3898 4526 5155 5783 6412 7040 7395 8000 8606 9212 9818 10423 11029 11635 12240 12846 13452 14058 14252
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 835 1543 2252 2960 3669 4378 5086 5795 6503 7212 7920 8355 9040 9726 10412 11098 11783 12469 13155 13840 14526 15212 15898 16172
  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 418 760 1103 1446 1789 2132 2475 2818 3160 3503 3846 3915 4235 4555 4875 5195 5515 5835 6155 6475 6795 7115 7435 7343
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 635 1143 1652 2160 2669 3178 3686 4195 4703 5212 5720 5955 6440 6926 7412 7898 8383 8869 9355 9840 10326 10812 11298 11372
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 652 1178 1703 2229 2755 3280 3806 4332 4858 5383 5909 6160 6663 7166 7669 8172 8675 9178 9680 10183 10686 11189 11692 11783
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 698 1269 1840 2412 2983 3555 4126 4698 5269 5840 6412 6709 7258 7806 8355 8903 9452 10000 10549 11098 11646 12195 12743 12880
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 720 1315 1909 2503 3098 3692 4286 4880 5475 6069 6663 6983 7555 8126 8698 9269 9840 10412 10983 11555 12126 12698 13269 13429
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 829 1532 2235 2938 3640 4343 5046 5749 6452 7155 7858 8286 8966 9646 10326 11006 11686 12366 13046 13726 14406 15086 15766 16035
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 909 1692 2475 3258 4040 4823 5606 6389 7172 7955 8738 9246 10006 10766 11526 12286 13046 13806 14566 15326 16086 16846 17606 17955
  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 475 875 1275 1675 2075 2475 2875 3275 3675 4075 4475 4600 4978 5355 5732 6109 6486 6863 7240 7618 7995 8372 8749 8578
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 692 1258 1823 2389 2955 3520 4086 4652 5218 5783 6349 6640 7183 7726 8269 8812 9355 9898 10440 10983 11526 12069 12612 12606
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 709 1292 1875 2458 3040 3623 4206 4789 5372 5955 6538 6846 7406 7966 8526 9086 9646 10206 10766 11326 11886 12446 13006 13018
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 755 1383 2012 2640 3269 3898 4526 5155 5783 6412 7040 7395 8000 8606 9212 9818 10423 11029 11635 12240 12846 13452 14058 14115
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 778 1429 2080 2732 3383 4035 4686 5338 5989 6640 7292 7669 8298 8926 9555 10183 10812 11440 12069 12698 13326 13955 14583 14663
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 886 1646 2406 3166 3926 4686 5446 6206 6966 7726 8486 8972 9709 10446 11183 11920 12658 13395 14132 14869 15606 16343 17080 17269
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 966 1806 2646 3486 4326 5166 6006 6846 7686 8526 9366 9932 10749 11566 12383 13200 14018 14835 15652 16469 17286 18103 18920 19189
  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 595 1115 1635 2155 2675 3195 3715 4235 4755 5275 5795 6315 6835 7355 7875 8395 8915 9435 9955 10475 10995 11515 12035 12555
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 812 1498 2183 2869 3555 4240 4926 5612 6298 6983 7669 8355 9040 9726 10412 11098 11783 12469 13155 13840 14526 15212 15898 16583
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 829 1532 2235 2938 3640 4343 5046 5749 6452 7155 7858 8560 9263 9966 10669 11372 12075 12778 13480 14183 14886 15589 16292 16995
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 875 1623 2372 3120 3869 4618 5366 6115 6863 7612 8360 9109 9858 10606 11355 12103 12852 13600 14349 15098 15846 16595 17343 18092
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 898 1669 2440 3212 3983 4755 5526 6298 7069 7840 8612 9383 10155 10926 11698 12469 13240 14012 14783 15555 16326 17098 17869 18640
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1006 1886 2766 3646 4526 5406 6286 7166 8046 8926 9806 10686 11566 12446 13326 14206 15086 15966 16846 17726 18606 19486 20366 21246
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1086 2046 3006 3966 4926 5886 6846 7806 8766 9726 10686 11646 12606 13566 14526 15486 16446 17406 18366 19326 20286 21246 22206 23166
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 : €35 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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €81 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €229 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €184 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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

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:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Minigroup 30+ without accommodation 738 1400 2063 2726
Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 955 1783 2612 3440
Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, double room, no meals 972 1818 2663 3509
Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1018 1909 2800 3692
Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1040 1955 2869 3783
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1149 2172 3195 4218
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1229 2332 3435 4538
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €35 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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €81 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €229 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €184 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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 1229
Club 50 with host family, single room, halfboard 1612
Club 50 with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1646
Club 50 with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1738
Club 50 with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1783
Club 50 with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2000
Club 50 with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2160
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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €81 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €229 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €184 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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 2000 3926 5852 7778
Combined Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 2218 4309 6400 8492
Combined Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, double room, no meals 2235 4343 6452 8560
Combined Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2280 4435 6589 8743
Combined Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 2303 4480 6658 8835
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2412 4698 6983 9269
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2492 4858 7223 9589
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €35 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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €81 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €229 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €184 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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 2749
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4458
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4629
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 5086
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 5315
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 6400
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 7200
Number of weeks:
  10 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 5240
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 6949
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 7120
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 7578
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 7806
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 8892
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 9692
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 € 189).
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. €189, 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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €81 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €229 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €184 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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 2886
Cambridge exam - summer with host family, single room, halfboard 3766
Cambridge exam - summer with shared apartment, double room, no meals 3852
Cambridge exam - summer with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4080
Cambridge exam - summer with executive host family, single room, halfboard 4195
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 4738
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 5138
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. €189, 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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €81 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €229 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €184 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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 1103 2132
One-to-One with host family, single room, halfboard 1320 2515
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1406 2686
One-to-One with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1515 2903
One-to-One with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1595 3063
One-to-One with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2549 2640
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €430 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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €81 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €229 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €184 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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 343 612 880 1149
Family course / parents with host family, single room, halfboard 560 995 1429 1863
Family course / parents with executive host family, single room, halfboard 646 1166 1686 2206
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €35 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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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 458 840 1223 1606
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with host family, single room, halfboard 675 1223 1772 2320
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with executive host family, single room, halfboard 760 1395 2029 2663
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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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 795 1515 2235 2955
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) + Activities with host family, single room, halfboard 1012 1898 2783 3669
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) + Activities with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1098 2069 3040 4012
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 € 40 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €35 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 € 40 will be applied for this.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €12 per week
Transfer:  

€87

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): € 309 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 178 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 355 (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
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Min
°C
Hours-
sun
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
June 19 10 7
July 21 12 6
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