Language courses
for students and adults

  • Bournemouth is a popular and friendly student town
  • General and specialised courses for your career development and personal growth
  • Our school is located only minutes from the beach and the town centre

Do you want to learn English and experience life in England? Then our English language school in Bournemouth is the ideal place for you. Located in an attractive university town, close to the beach - visitors and students from all over the world create a cosmopolitan atmosphere. Bournemouth offers a variety of shops, restaurants, bars and night clubs. The town centre is surrounded by beautiful gardens and is a short walking distance from the amazing Bournemouth Beach; one of England’s cleanest and most popular sandy beaches. Bournemouth is within easy reach of many historic and cultural sites and only two hours from London. It is the ideal location to explore the south coast and visit London.
The school itself is a historic building, combining the traditional character of former times with bright, modern classrooms and free Wi-Fi for all students. The heart of the school is the Bistro, which is a fabulous place for you to catch up with new friends from around the world, practise your English and of course enjoy drinks, meals and snacks. Our open kitchen provides international cuisine and a wide variety of healthy and nutritious meals. Coffee and tea are included in the school.
Only 10 minutes' stroll from the town centre, our school is the ideal place to learn and to meet other students from all over the world.

Our own language school in Bournemouth, Europa School of English, is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English in the UK and is member of English UK. 
Please note that lessons don't take place on bank holidays on the 14.04.17; 17.04.2017; 01.05.2017; 29.05.17; 28.08.17 and will not be made up.

General English Courses

20 or 25 lessons x 45 mins or 15, 18.75 hours per week
This course covers speaking, listening, reading and writing, and our teachers are encouraged to tailor their classes to the students’ needs. You will study in the mornings and/or afternoons depending on the chosen number of lessons and the period of the year. 

The following levels are catered for: elementary (A1), lower intermediate (A2), intermediate (B1), upper intermediate (B2), advanced (C1). Duration: minimum 1 week

IELTS preparation

25 lessons x 45 mins or 18,75 hours per week
The IELTS examination is widely accepted for university entrance, employment and immigration purposes. This courses prepares students for all aspects of the IELTS examination (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and covers exam strategies to maximise the chance of success when taking this exam.
In the four morning lessons, you join our General English course to improve your level of English. In the fifth lesson our teachers will give you plenty of IELTS exam practice.You are provided with language input in the form of IELTS texts, audio and visual material. You will use IELTS practice papers and sample test materials to improve your exam techniques.

Minimum level required: B1-C2 (Intermediate to Advanced). Duration: as required.

Home stay - get a glimpse of local everyday life
Home stay - get a glimpse of local everyday life


You can stay in single or twin rooms with one of our friendly homestay hosts, most of whom have been welcoming students for many years. Some live close to the school, while others are a short walk or a bus-ride (average 30 minutes, max. 45 minutes) away. This option consists of half board accommodation in a private home with breakfast and dinner. On weekends/bank holidays you will also be provided with a packed lunch.
During summer, warm lunch in the school Bistro (Monday to Friday/Sunday) can be booked at additional costs - either pre-booked as weekly lunch package (approx. £28/£39week) or purchased daily (approx. £6/meal).

You can purchase bus passes (Yellow busses) at our school. Weekly bus passes cost approx. £15 child and £16.50 adult.

Student residence

You can also stay in a single en-suite bedroom in our student residence in the centre of Bournemouth. Live and socialise with your fellow students from many different countries! Cranborne House offers self-contained flats of 5-6 single study-bedrooms. Each bedroom has a private toilet, washbasin and shower and there is a common room (including a kitchen - not equipped) in each flat. Public launderettes with coin-operated washing/drying machines as well as public phone boxes are situated in or close to the residence. A safe is not provided, but you will get a key/key card to lock your room. 

During summer, warm lunch and/or dinner in the school Bistro (Monday to Friday/Sunday) can be booked at additional costs - either pre-booked as weekly lunch package (approx. £28/£39week) or purchased daily (approx. £6/meal).

This accommodation is available during summer from 9th July 2017 – 3th September 2017 only.

General Course

You can start your course every Monday throughout the year.

Course Price per week
1 to 10 weeks
Price per week
11+ weeks
High Season*    
General English - 20 lessons £ 145 £ 125
General English - 25 lessons £ 185 £ 165
Low Season    
General English - 20 lessons £ 135 £ 125
General English - 25 lessons £ 175 £ 165

Enrolment fee: £50
* High season from 25.12.2016 - 08.01.2017, 25.06. - 03.09.2017; In high season General English 20 lessons will take place either in the morning or afternoon
No lessons on bank holidays: 14.04.2017; 17.04.2017; 01.05.2017; 29.05.17; 28.08.17; 24.12.16 – 08.01.2017 and 23.12.17 – 07.01.2018 
There is no refund for classes not taught on public holidays. 

Private lessons upon request (£45 in low season / £50 in high season), minimum 5 lessons per week

IELTS preparation
Course Price per week Dates
High season* £ 185 -
Low season £ 175 -
Price per week
11+ weeks
£ 165 -
IELTS exam fee £ 155 Exam dates:

Enrolment fee: £50
* High season from 25.12.2016 - 08.01.2017, 25.06. - 03.09.2017
No lessons on bank holidays: 14.04.2017; 17.04.2017; 01.05.2017; 29.05.17; 28.08.17; 24.12.16 – 08.01.2017 and 23.12.17 – 07.01.2018 
There is no refund for classes not taught on public holidays.


Accommodation is arranged with Sunday arrival and Sunday departure as standard.
Please ask for more options.

Accommodation Low season High season** Additional night
on request
Home stay single room* £120 £145 £ 25
Home stay twin room* £105 £125 £ 25
Home stay single en-suite room* £210 £240 £ 25
Self catering in Residence (from 09.07.- 03.09.2017 only) - £155 £ 35

Accommodation fee £ 35
* Includes Half board during the week, full board with packed lunch at weekends (and bank holidays)
** High season: 25.12.2016 - 08.01.2017; 25.06.2017 - 03.09.2017

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English language schools Bournemouth - what's included in the price?

  • Homestay accommodation in single or twin rooms with breakfast and dinner (packed lunch on weekends/bank holidays) or residential accommodation in en-suite single rooms with self-catering (summer only).
  • English language tuition in mixed nationality classes where possible
  • Maximum 15 students per class
  • Course materials provided
  • Placement test on arrival
  • Certificate at the end of the course
  • Free Wi-Fi at our school
  • Coffee and tea included in the school
  • Support and assistance on all aspects of your stay

To get to our English language school in Bournemouth, take the train or coach to Bournemouth or fly into Bournemouth Airport (approximately 8 miles from the town centre). Airport transfers can also be provided as an additional service from/to London Heathrow or Gatwick, Bournemouth and Southampton airports.

Any questions?

Do you have any questions or comments?

Why not get in touch with us right now!
We are available every working day Monday to Friday, 10:00 – 17:00, GMT+1 to help you with finding your perfect language course.

Phone: 020-88167043 or 49 421 79258-30