Embassy Summer Canterbury

Embassy Canterbury

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Canterbury is a historic cathedral city and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the county of Kent , with medieval streets and ancient buildings.

Our centre is located on the modern campus of University of Kent, within a walking distance from the city centre.

Excellent sports facilities available as well as large outdoor spaces on campus for additional activities.

  • Dates: 24 Jun - 12 Aug
  • Maximum 15 students per class
  • 11-17 ages accepted
  • Taught by qualified English teachers
  • 20 x 45 lessons per week each morning
  • Placement test on day 1 to ensure students are in their appropriate level
  • Maximum 15 students per class
  • Spacious classrooms with projectors and teacher internet access to use online resources
  • Curriculum with emphasis on communication skills
  • Materials included
  • Trinity exam preparation available

Summer is all about FUN! In addition to excellent English language courses, our staff gets creative with amazing activities and excursions for your young learners!

  • Planned every afternoon and evening, with full-day trips at the weekend
  • Local trips to places of interest
  • Sports activities as well as social interactive games some afternoons
  • Full-day excursions to cities and towns of cultural or historic importance
  • Evening activities designed to continue learning in a fun and enjoyable way while making new friends

Local trips: Canterbury Cathedral, Dover Castle, Rochester, Dickens House Museum

Full-day excursions: London, Brighton, Cambridge

  • Single rooms both en-suite and standard, with shared bathroom ratio of 1:5 students
  • Standard rooms arranged in flats of 5
  • Washbasin in each room
  • Room furniture includes a wardrobe, desk and chair
  • Rooms cleaned weekly
  • Clean linen available weekly
  • Laundry available
  • Large self-service dining hall
  • Large common room
  • Wi-fi throughout
  • Classrooms: Mainly classrooms with some lecture halls
  • Sports facilities: Tennis courts, all weather pitches, playing fields, dance studio and large sports hall
  • Common areas: Large common room where most of the evening activities are held
  • Dining Hall: Meals take place in the dining hall/refectory. Meals are self-service, allowing students to choose what they want to eat. A rota system is in operation for lunch and dinner with students eating at allotted times
  • WiFi: Available at several locations in common areas across the campus
Airport or Station Transfer Time
 London Gatwick Airport (LGW)  1 hour 15 minutes
 London Heathrow Airport (LHR)   1 hour 30 minutes
 Stansted Airport (STN)  2 hours 

 Luton Airport (LTN)

 2 hours
 St Pancras International (Eurostar)  2 hours

* Travel times shown are average transfer times by road