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ENGLISH COURSES IN ST GILES

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English Courses in St Giles

TOP 10 REASONS TO STUDY ENGLISH IN ST GILES

This institution is one of the most popular language schools for international students
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MORE THAN 60 YEARS IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING

St Giles has a vast experience in foreign language teaching after more than 60 years preparing students for English as a Second Language.

2

AN INITIAL PLACEMENT TEST FOR EVERYONE

All students take a test to assess their skills in order to address their needs in a comprehensive manner and place them in the correct level.

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SMALL CLASS SIZES

St Giles has small, personalized classes to address every student need, while also along offering with 1 to 1 feedback sessions.

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EXTRA MATERIAL FOR BETTER LEARNING

St Giles offers an E-Learning platform full of online learning resources available for all enrolled students.

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DIFFERENT SCHOOLS TO LEARN ENGLISH

St Giles has a wide variety of schools in different countries, which gives you more options to study abroad.

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LOTS OF COURSES AT DIFFERENT LEVELS

In St Giles you will find a diverse selection of English courses to fit every student from A1 to C2 level.

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MODERN FACILITIES AT ST GILES

St Giles schools feature cutting edge teaching facilities with the best resources to enhance your learning experience.

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GREAT TEACHERS TO SUPPORT YOU

St Giles has some of the best faculty ready to help you achieve all your English learning goals.

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AN ACCREDITED INSTITUTION

St Giles is accredited by the British Council and by Languages Canada, which assures the high quality of its programs.

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GREAT ACTIVITIES TO HAVE FUN AND LEARN MORE

St Giles has exciting social programs full of extracurricular activities for students, such as sport practices, excursions, among others.

About St Giles

Established in 1955 in London, St Giles International offers top quality language courses for as many as 14,000 students every year. More than 60 years of experience in teaching guarantee a comprehensive approach to foreign language studies that satisfies the needs of every student.

ENGLISH PROGRAMS IN ST GILES

2021 - 2022

St Giles offers several English language programs for international students and residents

Choose your ideal destination and program
Full and Part-Time

General English Language Courses

  • Intensive Courses
  • Part-time/Vacation Courses
  • General English Adults (Over 30s)
  • General English Juniors (14-15 years old)
  • Private Lessons (One to One)
Full and Part-Time

Long Term English Language Courses

  • International Semester Courses (6 or 9 months)
Full and Part-Time

English Examination Preparation Courses

  • IELTS Preparation
  • TOEFL Preparation
  • TOEIC Preparation
  • Cambridge Preparation
Full and Part-Time

English for Special Purposes

  • General English plus English for Business
  • Business English
  • English for University Studies
  • Secret Cities (14-17 years old)
Full and Part-Time

Junior English Summer School

  • All-inclusive program for children (8-17 years old) during the summer in 6 different locations in the UK.
Full and Part-Time

Online English Courses

  • St Giles Live

GENERAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE COURSES

Courses aimed at improving English language levels with practice inside and outside the classroom. Classes have a maximum of 12 students in order to provide the best possible quality in education. Students can choose to study from 1 up to 24 weeks and can range from 2 to 4 lessons a week for beginners to 28 lessons a week in the case of the Intensive Courses

INTENSIVE ENGLISH COURSES

Ideal intensive program for ambitious learners aiming to maximize their learning process. This course goes from A1 elementary to C2 proficient level, classes start every Monday, lesson length is 50 minutes, a maximum of 12 students per class, 28 lessons a week, and a total course duration of 1 week or more.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: 6 levels, from A1 Elementary to C2 Proficient level
  • Duration: Flexible. You decide when to start and the number of weeks studying English
  • Minimum Duration: 1 week
  • Start Date: Every Monday
  • Lessons per week: 28
  • Hours per week: 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: morning and afternoon lessons from Monday to Thursday and only morning lessons on Friday
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
PART-TIME / VACATION COURSES

A more relaxed program design to combine studying with leisure, in which students can choose to attend morning or afternoon lessons and can freely join diverse activities and excursions. This course goes from A1 elementary to C2 proficient, classes start every Monday, lesson length is 50 minutes, a maximum of 12 students per class, 20 or 22 lessons a week, and a total course duration of 1 week or more.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: 6 levels, from A1 Elementary to C2 Proficient level
  • Duration: Flexible. You decide when to start and the number of weeks studying English
  • Minimum Duration: 1 week
  • Start Date: Every Monday
  • Lessons per week: 20 or 22
  • Hours per week: 16 or 18 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: it will vary depending on number of lessons per week, but it'll generally include Morning classes only
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
GENERAL ENGLISH ADULTS (OVER 30s)

Ideal program for those aged over 30 who wish to study with students of a similar age. This course starts at B1+ intermediate, classes start every Monday between July and September, lesson length is 50 minutes, with a maximum of 12 students per class, 20 morning lessons a week, and a total course duration of 1 to 10 weeks.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: 4 levels, from B1 Intermediate to C2 Proficient level
  • Duration: Flexible. You decide when to start and the number of weeks studying English, up to 10 weeks
  • Minimum Duration: 1 week
  • Start Date: every Monday between July and September
  • Lessons per week: 20
  • Hours per week: 16 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday during the morning
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 30 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
GENERAL ENGLISH JUNIORS (14-15 YEARS OLD)

Ideal program for young students aged 14-15 who are looking for an independent learning experience. This course starts at A1 level, classes start every Monday, lesson length is 50 minutes, with a maximum of 10 students per class, 20 morning lessons a week, and a total course duration of 1 to 12 weeks. Moreover, it includes 3 supervised social activities per week.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Level: it starts at A1 Beginner level
  • Duration: Flexible. You decide when to start and the number of weeks studying English, up to 12 weeks.
  • Minimum Duration: 1 week
  • Start Date: Every Monday
  • Lessons per week: 28
  • Hours per week: 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: morning and afternoon lessons from Monday to Thursday and only morning lessons on Friday
  • Class Size: 10 students on average
  • At least 3 events and extracurricular activities per week
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 14 years old. Maximum: 15 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
PRIVATE LESSONS (ONE TO ONE)

Completely personalized program to fully maximize the student’s progress with one-to-one lessons that are customized to fit each person’s needs. This course goes from A1 beginner to C2 proficient level, classes start every Monday, lesson length is 50 minutes, and a total course duration of 1 week or more.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: 6 levels, from A1 Elementary to C2 Proficient level
  • Duration: Flexible. You decide when to start and the number of weeks studying English
  • Minimum Duration: 1 week
  • Start Date: Every Monday
  • Lessons per week: vary depending on student's choice
  • Hours per week: vary depending on student's choice
  • Schedule: vary depending on student's choice
  • Class Size: 1
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.

Contact a representative for more information about each program

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LONG TERM ENGLISH LANGUAGE COURSES

Courses aimed at students wishing to study abroad for 6 months (24 weeks) or more to fully immerse in the experience of living in an English-speaking country. These courses are great for students taking a year off before college or for those who want to improve their English level for their careers. Design to be as flexible as possible, students can choose to divide their study periods across different St Giles Schools and to pick between a 28 weekly sessions program and a 20 or 22 sessions per week program.

INTERNATIONAL SEMESTER COURSES (6 OR 9 MONTHS)

Flexible long-term English Language courses for those wishing to partake in extracurricular activities and fully immerse in foreign culture and enjoy a gap year abroad. The ISC program begins at the A1 elementary level; classes start every Monday; lesson length is 50 minutes each; with a maximum of 12 students per class; 20, 22, or 28 lessons a week; and has a total course duration of 24 weeks or more.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: 6 levels, from A1 Elementary to C2 Proficient level
  • Duration: Flexible. You decide when to start and the number of weeks studying English
  • Minimum Duration: 24 weeks
  • Start Date: every Monday
  • Lessons per week: 20, 22, or 28
  • Hours per week: 16, 18, or 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: it'll vary depending on numbers of lessons per week, but all courses include morning lessons.
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.

Contact a representative for more information about each program

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ENGLISH EXAMINATION PREPARATION COURSES

These courses are aimed at preparing students for internationally recognized English language exams such as IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, and the Cambridge English Exam.

IELTS PREPARATION

This English language qualification is an entry requirement for schools and higher education institutes in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, and it is widely recognized by governments and international employers. It is also available as a module as one of St Giles ISC programs. This IELTS preparation course begins at the B1 level, lesson length is 50 minutes each, with a maximum of 12 students per class, 20 or 28 lessons a week, and has a total duration of 4 weeks or more.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: it starts at B1
  • Duration: Flexible. You decide when to start and the number of weeks studying English
  • Minimum Duration: 4 weeks
  • Start Date: set start dates
  • Lessons per week: 20 or 28
  • Hours per week: 16 or 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, with morning sessions and optional afternoon General English lessons.
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
TOEFL PREPARATION

This exam is the most popular form of English language qualification for North American English and is an entry requirement for schools and higher education institutes in the USA and Canada. It is also available as a module as one of St Giles ISC programs. This TOEFL preparation course begins at the B1 level; lesson length is 50 minutes; with a maximum of 12 students per class; 20, 22 or 28 lessons a week; and has a total duration 4 to 6 weeks.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: starts at B1
  • Duration: 4 to 6 weeks
  • Start Date: set start dates
  • Lessons per week: 20, 22, or 28
  • Hours per week: 16, 18, or 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, with morning sessions and optional afternoon General English sessions
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
TOEIC PREPARATION

This exam is internationally recognized as an English language qualification design to assess everyday language skills, as well as English usage in the workplace. It is also available as a module as one of St Giles ISC programs. This course starts at B1 level; lesson length is 50 minutes; with a maximum of 12 students per class; 20, 22 or 28 lessons per week; and a total course duration of 4 weeks.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: starts at B1
  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Start Date: set start dates
  • Lessons per week: 20, 22, or 28
  • Hours per week: 16, 18, or 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, with morning sessions and optional afternoon General English lessons
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
CAMBRIDGE PREPARATION

This is one of the most well known and respected English language qualifications in terms of academic and workplace recognition. St Giles offers preparation courses for students preparing for the B2 First (course duration 6-13 weeks and B1/B2 minimum entry level), C1 Advanced (course duration 4-13 weeks and B2/C2 minimum entry level), and C2 Proficiency (course duration 8-13 weeks and C1/C2 minimum entry level) exams.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • Minimum English Levels: B1/B2 for B2 First, B2/C2 for C1 Advanced, and C1/C2 for C2 Proficiency
  • Duration: 6-13 weeks (B2 First), 4-13 weeks (C1 Advanced), or 8-13 weeks (C2 Proficiency)
  • Start Date: set start dates
  • Lessons per week: 20, 22, or 28
  • Hours per week: 16, 18, or 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday with morning sessions, and depending on lessons per week, afternoon sessions too
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.

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ENGLISH FOR SPECIAL PURPOSES

These courses are aimed at students who want to improve their English language skills by taking a general English course, as well as a course design for a special purpose, such as business, tourism, higher education, among others.

GENERAL ENGLISH PLUS ENGLISH FOR BUSINESS

This program combines 20 morning general English language sessions with 8 English for Business lessons in the afternoon, in which students develop communication skills for the workplace. This course starts a B1 level, classes begin every Monday, lesson length is 50 minutes, with a maximum of 12 students per class, 28 lessons per week, and a total course duration of 2 to 12 weeks.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: starts at B1
  • Duration: 12 weeks maximum
  • Minimum Duration: 2 weeks
  • Start Date: Every Monday
  • Lessons per week: 28
  • Hours per week: 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, with morning and afternoon lessons
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
BUSINESS ENGLISH

This course considers a highly intensive Business English program that includes task-based lessons focused on real life situations, in order to develop meaningful skills for the workplace. This course starts a B1 level, lesson length is 50 minutes, with a maximum of 12 students per class, 28 lessons per week, and a total course duration of 4 weeks.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: starts at B1
  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Start Date: set start dates
  • Lessons per week: 28
  • Hours per week: 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, with morning and afternoon lessons
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
ENGLISH FOR UNIVERSITY STUDIES

Flexible English language course aimed at students wishing to start university studies in the UK. It is focused in fluency improvement and development of key skills necessaries for university life. This course starts a B1 level, lesson length is 50 minutes, with a maximum of 12 students per class; 28 lessons per week, and a total course duration of 4 to 12 weeks.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: starts at B1
  • Duration: 12 weeks maximum
  • Minimum Duration: 4 weeks
  • Start Date: every Monday
  • Lessons per week: 28
  • Hours per week: 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, with morning and afternoon lessons
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.
ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES

This English language course is aimed at students wishing to enter higher education schools and institutions in the USA, and thus includes key skills development and English language fluency improvement in preparation for university life. This course starts at B1 level; lesson length is 50 minutes; with a maximum of 12 students per class; 20, 22 or 28 lessons per week; and a total course duration of 8 weeks.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: starts at B1
  • Duration: 8 weeks
  • Start Date: set start dates
  • Lessons per week: 20, 22, or 28
  • Hours per week: 16, 18, or 23 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, with morning sessions and optional afternoon General English sessions
  • Class Size: 12 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 16 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.

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JUNIOR ENGLISH SUMMER SCHOOL

JUNIOR SUMMER ENGLISH LANGUAGE CENTRES

This is a special program designed for children and teenagers aged 8 to 17 from all over the world, who wish to improve their English and at the same time meet new friends and have tons of fun. It includes 20 lessons (16 hrs. approx.) per week, residential accommodation on university and independent school campuses, all meals, at least 2 full-day and 1 half-day excursions per week, social activities, all materials and a certificate.

Program Features
  • Availability: Please check each location
  • English Levels: starts at beginner, but varies depending on center
  • Duration: varies depending on center
  • Start Date: set start dates during the summer
  • Lessons per week: 20
  • Hours per week: 16 hrs. approx.
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday, with morning sessions
  • Class Size: 15 students on average
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Age requirement: 8 to 17, varies depending on center. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.

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ONLINE ENGLISH COURSES

ST GILES LIVE

This special online program features different options, including one to one private lessons and group lessons. Levels go from A1 to C2, and some of the programs you can study online are General English, Cambridge Exam Preparation, English + English for Business, English + English for University Studies, and IELTS.

Program Features
  • Availability: online program
  • English Levels: from A1 to C2, but depends on each program
  • Duration: depends on each program
  • Start Date: depends one each program
  • Lessons per week: depends one each program
  • Hours per week: depends one each program
  • Schedule: depends one each program
  • Class Size: up to 12 or 5 for platinum programs
  • Events and Extracurricular activities
Requirements
  • Minimum age: 14 years old. Check with a representative, some restrictions may apply
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about visa requirements.

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DESTINATIONS

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ST GILES LANGUAGE SCHOOLS LOCATIONS 2021

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English language programs in St Giles UKTHE UNITED KINGDOM

Officially known as The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the UK is located northwest from the European mainland. It consists of territories in the island of Great Britain, the northeastern part of the island of Ireland, and several other smaller islands. Although a relatively small territory, according to an estimate from 2019, the UK has 67 million people, mostly concentrated in its main metropolitan areas, especially its capital, London. The UK is renowned for having beautiful landscapes, ranging from beautiful beaches in the south, to breathtaking cliffs and mountains in the Scottish Highlands. Therefore, no matter your taste, you will always have someplace to visit.

LONDON - CENTRALEnglish language programs in St Giles UK
St Giles - London Central

Located in the bustling metropolis of London, the St Giles London Central center is based in a 100-years-old building opposite Russel Square, and also near the British Museum and the University of London, allowing students to visit world renowned tourist attractions while they continue to study. In the London Central center, students can witness classic architecture combined with modern cutting-edge teaching facilities: beautiful roof garden, a library, and a study center.

School Highlights
  • Capacity for 720 students
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Extracurricular events
  • Student computers
  • Study center
  • Student café
  • Wi-Fi
  • Library and Student Bookshop
  • Roof garden
  • Disabled Access
  • Close to Russel Square and the British Museum
  • Near the Russel Square station
  • Some tourist attractions you can enjoy in London are the National Gallery, Camden Town, the Buckingham Palace, the Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, and the Thames River.
Housing Options
  • Students Residence
  • Apartments
  • Homestay (living with a host family)

*Do you have a place to stay?, or Do you want to arrange your own housing? No problem!. Booking accommodation through St Giles is not mandatory. Some restrictions may apply for under-age students.

Location
  • 154 Southampton Row, London WC1B 5JX, UK
Programs available in this school
  • General English Courses
  • International Semester Courses
  • IELTS Preparation
  • Cambridge Preparation
  • General English plus Business English
  • English for University Studies
Prices and Dates
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about prices, dates, and the application process.
LONDON - HIGHGATEEnglish language programs in St Giles UK
St Giles - London Highgate

Away from the bustling city center and located in the beautiful evergreen suburb of Highgate, this St Giles school gives students the opportunity to study in wonderful facilities inside a magnificent Edwardian building, surrounded by relaxing English gardens. This is why this school is perfect for those who are looking for a quiet, relaxing and more personal place to study, that also maintains a high quality of teaching for all of its students.

School Highlights
  • Capacity for 340 students
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Extracurricular events
  • Student computers
  • Study center
  • Student café
  • Wi-Fi
  • Library and student Bookshop
  • Outdoor picnic area
  • Near the Highgate Station
  • Some tourist attractions you can enjoy in London are the National Gallery, Camden Town, the Buckingham Palace, the Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, and the Thames River.
Housing Options
  • Students Residence
  • Apartments
  • Homestay (living with a host family)

*Do you have a place to stay?, or Do you want to arrange your own housing? No problem!. Booking accommodation through St Giles is not mandatory. Some restrictions may apply for under-age students.

Location
  • 51 Shepherds Hill, Highgate, London N6 5QP, UK
Programs available in this school
  • General English Courses
  • International Semester Courses
  • IELTS Preparation
  • Cambridge Preparation
  • General English plus Business English
  • English for University Studies
Prices and Dates
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about prices, dates, and the application process.
CAMBRIDGEEnglish language programs in St Giles UK
St Giles - Cambridge

This center is located in one of the most famous educational locations in the UK. Cambridge has a long-standing tradition of excellence in education and is one of the most popular places to study for foreign students. The St Giles center is within walking distance from the city center and only a couple of minutes away from most accommodation options, so commuting will not be a problem.

School Highlights
  • Capacity for 120 students
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Extracurricular Events
  • Student tablets
  • Student café
  • Wi-Fi
  • Study center
  • Garden terrace
  • Student bookshop
  • Close to downtown Cambridge
  • Near a bus stop
  • Some tourist attractions you can enjoy in Cambridge are King’s College; the King’s College Chapel; St. Mary Great Church and the Round Church; as well as many others.
Housing Options
  • Students Residence
  • Apartments
  • Homestay (living with a host family)

*Do you have a place to stay?, or Do you want to arrange your own housing? No problem!. Booking accommodation through St Giles is not mandatory. Some restrictions may apply for under-age students.

Location
  • 52 Bateman Street, Cambridge CB2 1LR, UK
Programs available in this school
  • General English Courses
  • International Semester Courses
  • IELTS Preparation
  • Cambridge Preparation
  • General English plus Business English
  • English for University Studies
Prices and Dates
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about prices, dates, and the application process.
BRIGHTONEnglish language programs in St Giles UK
St Giles - Brighton

This center is located in the seaside city of Brighton, a beautiful tourist destination, renowned for its cultural diversity, captivating views of the ocean, incredible music and arts scene, and famous spots, such as the Royal Pavilion.

School Highlights
  • Capacity for 525 students
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Extracurricular Events
  • Student computers
  • Student café
  • Wi-Fi
  • Student bookshop
  • Study center
  • Close to the beach
  • Near bus stops
  • Some tourist attractions you can enjoy in Brighton are the Royal Pavilion, Brighton Pier, Brighton Beach, the lookout on top of the British Airways i360, and the Brighton Theatre Royal.
Housing Options
  • Students Residence
  • Apartments
  • Homestay (living with a host family)

*Do you have a place to stay?, or Do you want to arrange your own housing? No problem!. Booking accommodation through St Giles is not mandatory. Some restrictions may apply for under-age students.

Location
  • 1-3 Marlborough Place, Brighton BN1 1UB, UK
Programs available in this school
  • General English Courses
  • International Semester Courses
  • IELTS Preparation
  • Cambridge Preparation
  • General English plus Business English
  • English for University Studies
Prices and Dates
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about prices, dates, and the application process.
EASTBOURNEEnglish language programs in St Giles UK
St Giles - Eastbourne

This center is located in the beautiful seaside town of Eastbourne, which many consider the sunniest place in Britain, and is only 30 minutes away from Brighton and 90 minutes away from London. The Eastbourne center itself is only 10 minutes away from the coastline and from the city center, with many accommodation options being within walking distance from it.

School Highlights
  • Capacity for 300 students
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Extracurricular Events
  • Student computers
  • Student café
  • Student terrace
  • Wi-Fi
  • Student bookshop
  • Library
  • Study center
  • Close to the beach
  • Near bus stops
  • Some tourist attractions you can enjoy in Eastbourne are Beachy Head, Carpet Gardens, the Marine Parade Beaches, the Eastbourne Pier, Seaford and the Seven Sisters, the Towner Art Gallery, among others.
Housing Options
  • Students Residence
  • Homestay (living with a host family)

*Do you have a place to stay?, or Do you want to arrange your own housing? No problem!. Booking accommodation through St Giles is not mandatory. Some restrictions may apply for under-age students.

Location
  • 13 Silverdale Road, Eastbourne BN20 7AJ, UK
Programs available in this school
  • General English Courses
  • International Semester Courses
  • IELTS Preparation
  • Cambridge Preparation
  • General English plus Business English
  • English for University Studies
Prices and Dates
  • Complete the contact form to request more information about prices, dates, and the application process.

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English language programs in St Giles CanadaCANADA

Canada is the second largest country in the world with more than 9 million square kilometres and a population of 36 million, 80% of which is concentrated in the South near the 8-thousand- kilometre border with the US. Canada boasts three coastlines, the Atlantic, Pacific and Artic ocean and more than two million lakes. Canada is a multicultural and diverse country that thanks to its national policies has welcomed 17 million immigrants from all around the world. Canada placed seventh in the United Nations’ 2018 World Happiness and it regularly ranks in the top 10 on the United Nations’ Human Development Index, a comparative measure of life expectancy, literacy, education, standards of living, and quality of life. Accordingly, three of its largest cities, Calgary, Vancouver and Toronto, are considered ideal places to live for their extensive availability of goods and services, effective infrastructure and safety.

VANCOUVEREnglish language programs in St Giles Canada
St Giles - Vancouver

This school is located in a prime location in Vancouver’s business district, within walking distance of Stanley Park, the breathtaking views from the city’s harbor, and the exciting shopping and entertainment areas. However, the city is also perfect for those who wish to enjoy and explore the great Canadian outdoors, as the city is surrounded by deep, evergreen forests, and located right next to the Pacific Ocean, which makes it great for nature-loving people.

School Highlights
  • Capacity for 170 students
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Extracurricular Events
  • Student computers
  • Student café
  • Wi-Fi
  • Study center
  • Close downtown Vancouver
  • Near public transportation
  • Some tourist attractions you can enjoy in Vancouver are Stanley Park, whale-watching in Victoria, Gastown, Kitsilano Beach, among other areas.
Housing Options
  • Students Residence
  • Homestay (living with a host family)

*Do you have a place to stay?, or Do you want to arrange your own housing? No problem!. Booking accommodation through St Giles is not mandatory. Some restrictions may apply for under-age students.

Location
  • 1130 W Pender St, Vancouver, BC, V6E 0A2, Canada
Programs available in this school
  • General English Courses
  • International Semester Courses
  • IELTS Preparation
  • Cambridge Preparation
  • TOEFL Preparation
  • TOEIC Preparation
  • Business English
  • English for University Studies
Prices and Dates
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If you need to process a student visa, we recommend applying to the program at least two months in advance.

The application process and requirements depend on many factors like the school location, program, age of the student, type of visa, etc.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT STUDYING ENGLISH IN ST GILES

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What is St Giles?

St Giles it is an English language Institute currently present in UK and Canada. It was established in 1955 in London by Paul Lindsay as a small ESL entrepreneurship that began with only £100, which grew immensely and currently caters to as many as 14,000 students every year in its different locations.

Why should I choose to study an English course at St Giles?

St Giles is a highly-renowned institution with more than 60 years of experience in teaching English as a second language. There you will find a wide variety of English courses that fit the needs and goals of all types of students, and its flexible starting dates allow you to begin studying as soon as you possibly can. Moreover, in St Giles you will not only find great teachers, well-designed curricula and excellent study materials, but also state-of-the-art facilities with everything you need to enhance your learning experience and have a great time studying English abroad.

Is there a minimum age to apply for an English course at St Giles?

The minimum age to apply is 16 years old, for platinum courses is 21 years old, and 30 years of age for 30+ programs. Moreover, there are special courses for teenagers under 16 years of age, including special activities for them you have fun while learning English.

Do students need a High School diploma to apply? Can they apply if they are still in High School?

No, there is no need for applicants to be high school graduates. They only need to comply with the English proficiency and minimum age requirements.

How does the application process work?

You must fill in an online form, pay the initial fees -registration fee, course deposit and UK visa fee (if applicable), accommodation deposit, accommodation placement fee, insurance fee and airport transfer (if applicable)-, and then St Giles will be able to issue an acceptance letter. With this you can apply for the visa you need to study (in case you need one), and then you have to pay for the tuition fee, at least 21 days before the course’s start date.

Is there any deadline to apply?

There's no deadline. However, you must leave enough time for your visa/permit application process, as well as keep in mind that courses might be filled up if the starting date is too near.

How is my English proficiency level tested?

You will take a placement test on your first day at school.

Do I need to submit a test score or a transcript when applying to these ESL courses?

No, your English proficiency level will be determined by the placement test.

Do I receive any certification or documents by the end of the course?

Yes, you will receive a report if your class attendance is over 80%.

I am not a student in my home country, can I take these English language courses with a student visa?

Yes, anyone can apply for these courses.

Can I enroll on these ESL courses with a tourist visa or a visa waiver?

Yes, depending on the country and the course’s duration, you may apply with a visa waiver/eTA/visitor’s/tourist visa.

What are the school’s English language levels?

There are six levels corresponding to the different CEFR levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2.

How many students are in each class?

12 students maximum, 9 in average, 8 students maximum for the Beginners English course.

How long is each academic hour?

Each class lasts 50 minutes and in some cases are held both in the morning and in the afternoon. Typically, courses have 20, 22, or 28 lessons a week.

What kind of accommodations are available?

Accommodation options include different categories of homestays arranged by St Giles and private rentals at hotels, inns, apartments and student residences.

Can I use the school facilities?

Yes. The different facilities and services available at each St Giles center are open for all students.

Are there any extracurricular activities?

Yes, there are extracurricular activities arranged by St Giles for an extra fee. However, some special programs include these activities within the tuition fees.

Do I need to buy health insurance?

Depending on your visa status, you may be required to buy health insurance. St Giles offers optional health insurance through a partner provider to all students. It is also recommended for you to obtain travel insurance to cover you on your journey to St Giles and on your way home.

Do I need to buy any books?

Books are not included. Typically, the price is £25-£50 (UK) or $100 CAD (Canada) and can be bought at the school's bookstore. Students enrolled on programs up to 4 weeks can pay a deposit for the book and return it for a reimbursement. If they'll study for more than 4 weeks, they must buy them and pay for them in full.

Is there an application fee for the English courses?

Yes, there is an application fee of £80/$150 CAD, which can be paid via Flywire, debit card or credit card.

When do I pay? What are the payment methods for these ESL courses?

You must pay the tuition fee at least 21 days before the start date, and the initial fees as soon as possible, as St Giles will not issue an acceptance letter without receiving those payments beforehand. Payment options for the tuition fee are debit card, credit card, or international bank transfer.

Are there any scholarships for the English courses?

There are no scholarships to study English at St Giles. There might special discounts in some cases. Contact us for more information.

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