Embassy Summer Mile End

Embassy Mile End

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Welcome to Embassy Mile End

Our centre is located on the large modern city campus of Queen Mary University of London. Student stay in comfortable single en-suite rooms in one of the halls of residence in the student village, where students can find both shops and a sports hall. Our centre’s Zone 2 location ensures easy access to central London for students to explore.

Centre Facilities

  • Classrooms: Lecture theatres and standard style classrooms are located in various buildings across the Mile End campus
  • Sports facilities: Large indoor multi-purpose sports hall on campus
  • Dining Hall: Meals are served in the on-site canteen
  • Common room: There is a communal lounge in the dining area and the student union
  • Wi-Fi: Available in common areas and accommodation

Key Facts

  • Location: Queen Mary University of London
  • Dates: 16 Jun - 11 Aug
  • Ages: 12 - 17
  • Accommodation: Single en-suite rooms
  • Sample excursions: British Museum, Thames River Cruise and Brighton

Academic and Social Programme

  • 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

Activities are organised on days when there are no trips and during the evenings, these activities take place either on-site or near the centre. These may include:

  • Sports such as football, mini Olympics, rounders, table tennis, volleyball and basketball
  • Daytime activities such as scavenger hunts and drama workshops
  • Evening activities such as karaoke, talent show and team games

Students will visit exciting places such as St. Paul’s Cathedral, Thames River cruise and Tower Bridge experience.

Full-day excursions from Mile End include:

Brighton: enjoy this vibrant popular seaside resort with beautiful architecture, and visit the Sea Life Centre

‭Canterbury: visit this UNESCO World Heritage Site, one of the most visited cities in the UK with medieval buildings and enjoy the gothic architecture of Canterbury Cathedral

‭Cambridge: explore this iconic University city famous for its colleges and visit King’s College

Please see below sample programme information for our summer language programme at Embassy Mile End.

The activities & excursions shown are subject to availability and may change.

Download programme information  >> (PDF)

Accommodation

Students stay in one of the halls of residence in the student village, grouped in flats of 5-9 students.

  • Single en-suite rooms arranged in flats
  • Communal space in each flat
  • Room furniture includes a wardrobe, desk and chair
  • Rooms cleaned weekly
  • Linen changed weekly
  • Laundry available in residence building
  • Meals are served in the on-site canteen
  • Wi-Fi throughout

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Getting to Embassy Mile End

  Travel times to nearest airports:

(LGW) London Gatwick Airport : 1 hour, 20 minutes
(LHR) London Heathrow Airport : 50 minutes
(STN) Stansted Airport : 1 hour
(LTN) Luton Airport : 1 hour, 40 minutes

  Travel times to nearest train station:

St Pancras International (Eurostar) : 20 minutes

More Information

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