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 363 647 932 1216 1500 1784 2068 2353 2637 2921 3205 3199 3459 3719 3979 4239 4499 4759 5019 5279 5539 5799 6059 5884
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 593 1053 1512 1972 2431 2891 3350 3810 4269 4729 5188 5358 5793 6228 6664 7099 7534 7970 8405 8840 9276 9711 10147 10147
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 611 1089 1567 2044 2522 3000 3477 3955 4433 4910 5388 5575 6029 6482 6936 7389 7843 8296 8750 9203 9657 10110 10564 10582
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 660 1186 1712 2238 2764 3290 3816 4342 4868 5394 5920 6156 6658 7160 7661 8163 8665 9167 9669 10171 10673 11174 11676 11743
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 684 1234 1784 2334 2885 3435 3985 4535 5086 5636 6186 6446 6972 7498 8024 8550 9076 9602 10128 10654 11180 11707 12233 12323
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 799 1464 2129 2794 3459 4124 4789 5454 6120 6785 7450 7825 8466 9107 9747 10388 11029 11670 12311 12952 13593 14234 14875 15080
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 883 1633 2383 3133 3882 4632 5382 6132 6881 7631 8381 8840 9566 10292 11017 11743 12468 13194 13920 14645 15371 16096 16822 17112
  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 442 805 1167 1530 1893 2256 2619 2981 3344 3707 4070 4142 4481 4820 5158 5497 5835 6174 6513 6851 7190 7528 7867 7770
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 672 1210 1748 2286 2824 3362 3900 4439 4977 5515 6053 6301 6815 7329 7843 8357 8871 9385 9899 10413 10927 11440 11954 12033
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 690 1246 1802 2359 2915 3471 4027 4584 5140 5696 6253 6519 7051 7583 8115 8647 9179 9711 10243 10775 11307 11840 12372 12468
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 738 1343 1947 2552 3157 3761 4366 4971 5575 6180 6785 7099 7680 8260 8840 9421 10001 10582 11162 11743 12323 12904 13484 13629
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 762 1391 2020 2649 3278 3907 4535 5164 5793 6422 7051 7389 7994 8599 9203 9808 10413 11017 11622 12227 12831 13436 14040 14210
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 877 1621 2365 3108 3852 4596 5340 6083 6827 7571 8314 8768 9487 10207 10927 11646 12366 13085 13805 14524 15244 15963 16683 16967
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 962 1790 2619 3447 4275 5104 5932 6760 7589 8417 9246 9784 10588 11392 12196 13000 13805 14609 15413 16217 17021 17826 18630 18999
  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 502 926 1349 1772 2195 2619 3042 3465 3888 4312 4735 4868 5267 5666 6065 6464 6863 7262 7661 8060 8460 8859 9258 9076
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 732 1331 1929 2528 3127 3725 4324 4922 5521 6120 6718 7027 7601 8175 8750 9324 9899 10473 11047 11622 12196 12771 13345 13339
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 750 1367 1984 2600 3217 3834 4451 5067 5684 6301 6918 7244 7837 8429 9022 9614 10207 10800 11392 11985 12577 13170 13762 13774
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 799 1464 2129 2794 3459 4124 4789 5454 6120 6785 7450 7825 8466 9107 9747 10388 11029 11670 12311 12952 13593 14234 14875 14935
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 823 1512 2201 2891 3580 4269 4959 5648 6337 7027 7716 8115 8780 9445 10110 10775 11440 12106 12771 13436 14101 14766 15431 15516
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 938 1742 2546 3350 4154 4959 5763 6567 7371 8175 8980 9494 10274 11054 11834 12614 13394 14174 14954 15734 16514 17294 18074 18273
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1022 1911 2800 3689 4578 5467 6355 7244 8133 9022 9911 10509 11374 12239 13103 13968 14833 15697 16562 17427 18291 19156 20020 20305
  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 629 1180 1730 2280 2830 3380 3931 4481 5031 5581 6132 6682 7232 7782 8333 8883 9433 9983 10534 11084 11634 12184 12734 13285
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 859 1585 2310 3036 3761 4487 5213 5938 6664 7389 8115 8840 9566 10292 11017 11743 12468 13194 13920 14645 15371 16096 16822 17547
Intensive with shared apartment, double room, no meals 877 1621 2365 3108 3852 4596 5340 6083 6827 7571 8314 9058 9802 10546 11289 12033 12777 13520 14264 15008 15752 16495 17239 17983
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 926 1718 2510 3302 4094 4886 5678 6470 7262 8054 8847 9639 10431 11223 12015 12807 13599 14391 15183 15975 16767 17560 18352 19144
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 950 1766 2582 3399 4215 5031 5847 6664 7480 8296 9113 9929 10745 11561 12378 13194 14010 14827 15643 16459 17275 18092 18908 19724
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1065 1996 2927 3858 4789 5720 6652 7583 8514 9445 10376 11307 12239 13170 14101 15032 15963 16894 17826 18757 19688 20619 21550 22481
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1149 2165 3181 4197 5213 6228 7244 8260 9276 10292 11307 12323 13339 14355 15371 16387 17402 18418 19434 20450 21466 22481 23497 24513
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 : €37 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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €86 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €19 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 € 43 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 : €243 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €195 per week
Transfer:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 780 1482 2183 2885
Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 1010 1887 2764 3640
Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1028 1923 2818 3713
Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1077 2020 2963 3907
Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1101 2068 3036 4003
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1216 2298 3380 4463
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1300 2467 3634 4801
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €37 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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €86 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €19 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 € 43 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 : €243 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €195 per week
Transfer:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 1300
Club 50 with host family, single room, halfboard 1706
Club 50 with shared apartment, double room, no meals 1742
Club 50 with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1839
Club 50 with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1887
Club 50 with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2117
Club 50 with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2286
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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €86 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €19 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 € 43 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 : €243 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €195 per week
Transfer:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 2117 4154 6192 8230
Combined Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 2347 4560 6773 8986
Combined Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, double room, no meals 2365 4596 6827 9058
Combined Minigroup 30+ with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2413 4693 6972 9252
Combined Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 2437 4741 7045 9348
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2552 4971 7389 9808
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2637 5140 7643 10147
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €37 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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €86 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €19 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 € 43 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 : €243 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €195 per week
Transfer:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 2909
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4717
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4898
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 5382
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 5624
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 6773
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 7619
Number of weeks:
  10 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 5545
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 7353
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, double room, no meals 7534
Cambridge exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 8018
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 8260
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 9409
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 10255
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 € 200).
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. €200, 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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €86 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €19 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 € 43 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 : €243 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €195 per week
Transfer:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 3054
Cambridge exam - summer with host family, single room, halfboard 3985
Cambridge exam - summer with shared apartment, double room, no meals 4076
Cambridge exam - summer with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4318
Cambridge exam - summer with executive host family, single room, halfboard 4439
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 5013
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 5436
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. €200, 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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €86 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €19 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 € 43 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 : €243 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €195 per week
Transfer:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 1167 2256
One-to-One with host family, single room, halfboard 1397 2661
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1488 2842
One-to-One with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1603 3072
One-to-One with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1687 3241
One-to-One with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2697 2794
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €455 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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
Surcharges school residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €86 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €19 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 € 43 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 : €243 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €195 per week
Transfer:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 363 647 932 1216
Family course / parents with host family, single room, halfboard 593 1053 1512 1972
Family course / parents with executive host family, single room, halfboard 684 1234 1784 2334
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   01/07/2019 - 16/08/2019 : €37 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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 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 € 43 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:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 484 889 1294 1700
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with host family, single room, halfboard 714 1294 1875 2455
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with executive host family, single room, halfboard 805 1476 2147 2818
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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 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 € 43 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:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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 841 1603 2365 3127
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) + Activities with host family, single room, halfboard 1071 2008 2945 3882
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) + Activities with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1161 2189 3217 4245
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 € 43 will be applied for this

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 17/08/2019 : €37 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 € 43 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:  

€92

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): € 327 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Bristol Airport: € 188 (one-way).
  • Arrival transfer (private taxi) Gatwick Airport: € 375 (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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sun
Apr 13 4 5
May 16 7 6
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
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