Language course English in Torquay

T.I.S.

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

Key features of our partner English school in Torquay

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

Social Programme

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

There are many things to do such as:

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

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

Intensive

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

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
19
23
30
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 400 714 1028 1343 1657 1972 2286 2600 2915 3229 3544 3670 3968 4267 4566 4864 5163 5462 5760 6059 6358 6656 6955 6877
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 932 1724 2516 3308 4100 4892 5684 6476 7268 8060 8853 9456 10232 11009 11785 12562 13338 14114 14891 15667 16443 17220 17996 18395
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1016 1893 2770 3647 4523 5400 6277 7154 8030 8907 9784 10472 11333 12194 13055 13916 14777 15638 16499 17360 18221 19082 19943 20427
Intensive with studio, double room, no meals 990 1840 2690 3540 4390 5240 6091 6941 7791 8641 9491 10153 10987 11821 12656 13490 14325 15159 15994 16828 17662 18497 19331 19788
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 1101 2062 3024 3985 4947 5908 6869 7831 8792 9754 10715 11488 12433 13379 14325 15270 16216 17162 18107 19053 19999 20944 21890 22458
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 635 1131 1627 2123 2619 3114 3610 4106 4602 5098 5594 5901 6381 6861 7341 7821 8301 8781 9261 9741 10222 10702 11182 11284
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 726 1313 1899 2486 3072 3659 4245 4832 5418 6005 6591 6989 7560 8131 8701 9272 9843 10414 10985 11555 12126 12697 13268 13461
  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 478 871 1264 1657 2050 2443 2836 3229 3622 4015 4408 4566 4939 5313 5687 6059 6433 6806 7180 7553 7926 8300 8674 8574
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1010 1881 2752 3622 4493 5364 6234 7105 7976 8847 9717 10352 11203 12055 12906 13756 14608 15459 16310 17160 18012 18863 19715 20093
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1095 2050 3006 3961 4916 5872 6827 7782 8738 9693 10648 11368 12304 13240 14176 15111 16047 16983 17919 18854 19790 20726 21662 22125
Intensive with studio, double room, no meals 1068 1997 2926 3855 4783 5712 6641 7570 8498 9427 10356 11049 11958 12867 13777 14685 15594 16504 17413 18321 19231 20140 21050 21486
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 1180 2220 3260 4300 5340 6380 7420 8460 9500 10540 11580 12384 13404 14425 15446 16465 17486 18506 19527 20547 21567 22588 23608 24156
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 714 1288 1863 2437 3012 3586 4160 4735 5309 5884 6458 6797 7352 7907 8462 9016 9571 10126 10681 11235 11790 12345 12900 12982
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 805 1470 2135 2800 3465 4130 4795 5460 6126 6791 7456 7885 8531 9177 9822 10467 11113 11759 12404 13049 13695 14340 14986 15159
  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 551 1016 1482 1947 2413 2879 3344 3810 4275 4741 5207 5393 5835 6278 6721 7162 7605 8047 8490 8931 9374 9816 10259 10142
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1083 2026 2969 3913 4856 5799 6742 7686 8629 9572 10515 11179 12100 13020 13940 14859 15779 16700 17620 18539 19459 20380 21300 21660
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1167 2195 3223 4251 5279 6307 7335 8363 9391 10419 11447 12195 13200 14205 15210 16214 17219 18223 19228 20232 21237 22242 23247 23692
Intensive with studio, double room, no meals 1141 2142 3143 4145 5146 6147 7149 8150 9151 10153 11154 11876 12854 13832 14811 15788 16766 17745 18723 19700 20678 21657 22635 23053
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 1252 2365 3477 4590 5702 6815 7927 9040 10153 11265 12378 13211 14300 15390 16480 17568 18658 19747 20837 21925 23015 24104 25194 25724
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 787 1434 2080 2727 3374 4021 4668 5315 5962 6609 7256 7624 8248 8872 9496 10119 10743 11367 11991 12614 13238 13862 14486 14550
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 877 1615 2353 3090 3828 4566 5303 6041 6779 7516 8254 8712 9427 10142 10856 11570 12285 12999 13714 14427 15142 15857 16572 16726
  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 684 1282 1881 2480 3078 3677 4275 4874 5473 6071 6670 7268 7867 8466 9064 9663 10261 10860 11459 12057 12656 13254 13853 14452
Intensive with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1216 2292 3368 4445 5521 6597 7674 8750 9826 10902 11979 13055 14131 15207 16284 17360 18436 19513 20589 21665 22741 23818 24894 25970
Intensive with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1300 2461 3622 4783 5944 7105 8266 9427 10588 11749 12910 14071 15232 16393 17554 18714 19875 21036 22197 23358 24519 25680 26841 28002
Intensive with studio, double room, no meals 1274 2408 3543 4677 5811 6946 8080 9214 10348 11483 12617 13751 14886 16020 17154 18289 19423 20557 21692 22826 23960 25095 26229 27363
Intensive with studio, single room, no meals 1385 2631 3876 5122 6367 7613 8859 10104 11350 12595 13841 15087 16332 17578 18823 20069 21314 22560 23806 25051 26297 27542 28788 30034
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 920 1700 2480 3260 4040 4820 5600 6380 7160 7940 8720 9500 10280 11060 11840 12620 13400 14180 14960 15740 16520 17300 18080 18860
Intensive with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1010 1881 2752 3622 4493 5364 6234 7105 7976 8847 9717 10588 11459 12329 13200 14071 14941 15812 16683 17554 18424 19295 20166 21036
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €309 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

Minigroup 30+

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

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

Minimum age is 30 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 4 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Minigroup 30+ without accommodation 841 1597 2353 3108
Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 1077 2014 2951 3888
Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1167 2195 3223 4251
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1373 2607 3840 5074
Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1458 2776 4094 5412
Minigroup 30+ with studio, double room, no meals 1431 2723 4014 5306
Minigroup 30+ with studio, single room, no meals 1542 2945 4348 5751
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €309 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

Club 50

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

Minimum age is 50 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 6 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
Club 50 without accommodation 1143 2201
Club 50 with host family, single room, halfboard 1379 2619
Club 50 with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1470 2800
Club 50 with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1675 3211
Club 50 with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1760 3380
Club 50 with studio, double room, no meals 1733 3327
Club 50 with studio, single room, no meals 1845 3550
Starting dates:  

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

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €309 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

Combined Minigroup 30+

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

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

Minimum age is 30 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 4/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Combined Minigroup 30+ without accommodation 1929 3774 5618 7462
Combined Minigroup 30+ with host family, single room, halfboard 2165 4191 6216 8242
Combined Minigroup 30+ with executive host family, single room, halfboard 2256 4372 6488 8605
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2461 4783 7105 9427
Combined Minigroup 30+ with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2546 4953 7359 9766
Combined Minigroup 30+ with studio, double room, no meals 2519 4899 7279 9659
Combined Minigroup 30+ with studio, single room, no meals 2631 5122 7613 10104
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €309 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

Cambridge exam

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

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

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

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  10 weeks  
Cambridge exam without accommodation 6071
Cambridge exam with host family, single room, halfboard 7940
Cambridge exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 8847
Cambridge exam with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 10902
Cambridge exam with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 11749
Cambridge exam with studio, double room, no meals 11483
Cambridge exam with studio, single room, no meals 12595
Starting dates:  

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

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

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

Prices of this course do NOT include the exam fees (to be paid on spot, approx £ 165 / € 200).
Course starting dates 2021:
04/01/2021, 29/03/2021, 20/09/2021

Exam dates 2021 on request.

Exam fees:  

ca. €200, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €309 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

Cambridge exam - summer

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

The minium level for this course is B2.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  5 weeks  
Cambridge exam - summer without accommodation 3078
Cambridge exam - summer with host family, single room, halfboard 4040
Cambridge exam - summer with executive host family, single room, halfboard 4493
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 5521
Cambridge exam - summer with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 5944
Cambridge exam - summer with studio, double room, no meals 5811
Cambridge exam - summer with studio, single room, no meals 6367
Starting dates:  

elementary : 26/07

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

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

Exam dates 2021 upon request.

Exam fees:  

ca. €200, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €309 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

One-to-One

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

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 1174 2262
One-to-One with host family, single room, halfboard 1409 2679
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1500 2860
One-to-One with school residence, double room, bed & breakfast 1706 3272
One-to-One with school residence, single room, bed & breakfast 1790 3441
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 3388 3610
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges studio:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €309 per week
double room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

Family course (parents)

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

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

Minimum age is 18 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 10 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Family course / parents without accommodation 400 714 1028 1343
Family course / parents with host family, single room, halfboard 635 1131 1627 2123
Family course / parents with executive host family, single room, halfboard 726 1313 1899 2486
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

Family course / juniors (6-15 years)

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

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

Minimum age is 6 years .

Prices 2021

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) without accommodation 527 968 1409 1851
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with host family, single room, halfboard 762 1385 2008 2631
Family course / juniors (6-15 years) with executive host family, single room, halfboard 853 1567 2280 2994
Starting dates:  

every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 60 minutes

Surcharge course:   28/06/2021 - 13/08/2021 : €43 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €37 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges host family:   single room : 27/06/2021 - 14/08/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 43 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Transfer:   transfer upon arrival at Exeter airport: € 121
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Exeter airport: € 242
transfer upon arrival at Bristol airport: € 218
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from Bristol airport: € 436
transfer upon arrival at London Heathrow airport: € 369
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Heathrow airport: € 738
transfer upon arrival at London Stansted airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Stansted airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Luton airport: € 418
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Luton airport: € 835
transfer upon arrival at London Gatwick airport: € 406
transfer upon arrival and departure at/from London Gatwick airport: € 811

All prices include:

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

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

Host family

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

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

Executive host family

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

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

School residence

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

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

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

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

apartment

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

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Weather in Torquay

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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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