The college is set in beautiful buildings, offers a comprehensive range of courses and excellent learning facilities, and benefits from a great location in the heart of the scenic city of Bath. Bath is one of the most important historical cities in Britain, famous for its stunning Georgian architecture, Roman Baths and glorious valley setting. Like Oxford and Cambridge, Bath is a university city offering an enormous range of cultural attractions and a lively student community. One of the most visited, best-preserved cities in Britain, Bath combines period splendor with a modern and dynamic city centre. Go punting on the river Avon, visit one of the many independent restaurants and shops, or take a trip to the nearby lively commercial centre of Bristol with its shopping area, renowned music scene and famous zoo. Our Bath college is based in comfortable historical buildings right in the heart of the city, less than one minute walk away from shops, cafes and restaurants. Pleasantly furnished classrooms are complemented by a computer centre and library, together with a common room where students can relax over a cup of tea or coffee. A tranquil courtyard garden offers a sanctuary in which to work or socialise outside.
Learn English & live in your private teacher's home around Bath with Home Language International! Home Language International (HLI) is a family-run business offering language courses in more than 20 languages in over 30 countries worldwide, including English lessons at an experienced private teacher's home in UK. More than 5,000 students take advantage of our services every year. Ian Josephs, Danielle Josephs, their 5 adult children and an expert team of dedicated staff all put in very long hours for HLI. You stay in an experienced teacher's family home, have one-to-one English lessons and then continue to use the language during the rest of your stay in Bath. Because you are the only student, you are guaranteed individual attention. The lessons are completely designed for you, so the teacher will focus exactly on what you need. Mealtime conversation, television and social contacts are all in English. All of our teachers in UK have a university degree (or equivalent) and/or a recognised teaching certificate. All teachers have been visited by one of our local organisers. Their qualifications have been checked and their homes throughly inspected. During your stay in Bath, a local organiser will monitor your progress and make sure your experience is both happy and successful. Home Language International (HLI) is accredited by the Accreditation Body for Language Services (ABLS), Association of Language Travel Organisations (ALTO), and UNOSEL.
Discover a part of England's rich history in Bath, a UNESCO World Heritage City, while staying at the University of Bath, one of the top universities in the United Kingdom. This centre offers outstanding facilities such as a sports hall, all weather sports pitches, beach volleyball court as well as a 350-seat cinema, mini-market, and cafes. The ancient Roman City of Bath is a wonderful and idyllic location for an English language course. It has a wide variety of historic and cultural sites such as the Roman Baths, theatres, Bath Abbey, Royal Crescent and museums all set alongside a modern new shopping area with restaurants overlooking the River Avon. Bath offers students of all ages the perfect balance between culture and history with modern shops and attractions.
Our Bath Residential Summer Centre is based at Downside School. This classic “Harry Potter” style English boarding school is one of the oldest and most prestigious private schools in the country. Downside occupies a beautiful 500-acre estate at the foot of the Mendip Hills and offers excellent facilities. The centre is ideally situated just 25 minutes south of the city of Bath in Somerset and two and a half hours from London.
Our mission is to open up our schoolto students from around the world, allowing them to experience high-quality, short course programmes combining intensive English-language teaching with a varied and educational co-curricular programme. With 40 years’ experience delivering summer schools, we combine excellent language teaching, superb student care, expert coaching and fun activities. Choose from a variety of courses to suit your child’s interests, combining expert language teaching with a specialist option. - Small class sizes of maximum 14 - All pupils receive 20 hours of English lessons each week - Many additional conversational opportunities with native speakers. - One of the UKs leading schools for equestrian,fully available to our short course students - An independent school with high quality facilities (swimming pool, tennis courts etc) - Exciting excursions and trips - Comprehensive activities programme - Fully qualified and police-checked staff - Accompanied travel to and from international airports
Our summer school takes place at the University of Bath campus, only 2km from the historic UNESCO World Heritage city centre. The university offers superb residential and sports facilities in a safe campus environment. Bath has many attractions to offer the student including stunning architecture, great shopping and many iconic attractions such as the Roman Baths and the Royal Crescent. Accommodation - Ensuite residence (built 2014) – single bedrooms with private ensuite bathrooms arranged in apartments of - 4 – 10 bedrooms - Standard residence (built the 1960s) – single bedrooms with wash basins in each room and shared bathrooms - arranged in apartments of 7 bedrooms - Standard accommodation has a shower ratio of 1:4 - Shared kitchen/common rooms in each apartment - Key and towel provided - Damage deposit of £40 Sports Facilities - Large sports halls for volleyball, basketball, badminton, and indoor games - Tennis courts - Outdoor beach volleyball pitch - All-weather pitches Other Facilities - Student Union disco - Lecture theatre with a large screen for film nights - Coffee shops, supermarket, post office, and bank on campus - Landscaped gardens - Self-service laundry Internet - Free wi-fi internet access throughout the campus Trinity Exam - Trinity GESE Exam included in the package price - Exam preparation throughout the course Optional Enterprise English Workshops - Optional 1 x 3 hour Enterprise English workshop per week - Workshops cover Job interview skills, CV & cover letter writing, work-based role plays & more - Enterprise English Workshops take place instead of local visit or sports on campus and are led by teachers - Enterprise English workshops must be booked before arrival - Open to all students A2 level and above at no additional cost Optional Drama & Street Dance Workshops - Optional 90-minute drama & Street Dance sessions every week - Led by specialist facilitators - Open to all students at no extra cost
Bath is a wonderful city for students aged 12-17 to study English in while experiencing British life and culture. Our English program for Juniors in Bath is popular amongst students who are looking for a small but lively city with a rich sense of history, stunning architecture, and plenty to see and do. Our school is located in a beautiful period town house in the center of the city, on Bath's main shopping street. Study English in a friendly, safe, and quintessentially British city Meet other teenagers from around the world Improve your English with 20 lessons per week, led by friendly teachers Students have access to a number of local parks and trendy cafés Enjoy excursions to locations such as Salisbury, Stonehenge, London, Oxford or Stratford-upon-Avon
The lessons were really easy to understand no matter the topic you were studying, all the teachers were so kind and welcoming to every single student and they always tried their best to create a friendly atmosphere among the students so we could... more
I liked all the things - everything was planned and spoken with me before the lessons started. We spoke about the activities that we should do in Bath and it was a nice experience for me - we walked through a nice park and areas around Bath. My... more
Whether you are a student, a business professional, or a traveler, there is a language course in Bath that is right for you. There are English courses available for all fluency levels, ages and time durations. Just select a course type from the list below to get started.
General English courses are for adults who want to improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in English. Most general English courses are for adults age 16 and up. 2 - 48 week courses available. Most courses average 30 classes per week.
English test preparation courses are for students who want to prepare for English proficiency tests to improve job prospects or gain admission into a university.
Professional English courses are for professionals who want to study English in a specific area, such as business, medicine, law, aviation, and hospitality.