Embassy Oxford

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Welcome to Embassy Oxford

Our centre is located on the Headington campus of Oxford Brookes University, within walking distance from the city centre and with plenty of outdoor space. Oxford is mainly known for its Universities, museums and architecture which our students will get to explore during their stay. Students can also enjoy great on-site campus facilities such as a sports hall, modern dining hall and several shops.

Centre Facilities

  • Classrooms: Modern classrooms with interactive whiteboards
  • Sports facilities: Large multi-purpose sports hall
  • Meals: All meals are served in a modern dining hall
  • Common room: Shared common area in each flat
  • Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi throughout

Key Facts

  • Location: Oxford Brookes University
  • Dates: 23 Jun - 11 Aug
  • Ages: 12 - 17
  • Accommodation: Single standard rooms
  • Sample excursions: The Cotswolds, Warwick Castle and London

Academic and Social Programme

  • Taught by qualified English teachers
  • 20 x 45 minute lessons per week morning or afternoon
  • Placement test on day 1 to ensure students in appropriate level
  • Maximum 15 students per class
  • Students will be placed in an international class with students of different nationalities
  • Modern classrooms with interactive whiteboards
  • Classrooms are located in the John Henry Brookes and Gibbs buildings
  • Classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards and are also Wi-Fi enabled

Activities are organised during evenings and in between lessons. These activities could be on-site or near to 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

Our local half-day trips take students to places of interest such as Oxford Colleges, the Cotswolds Wildlife park and Blenheim Gardens.

Embassy Summer | Notting HillFull-day excursions from Oxford include:

London: visit this exciting capital city and take a walking tour of central London and see the most popular sights

Stratford-upon-Avon: discover the beautiful home town of Shakespeare steeped in history and culture

Warwick Castle: explore this spectacular medieval royal castle once owned by Queen Elizabeth I

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

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

Download programme information  >> (PDF)


Students stay in single standard rooms in flats of 5 or 6 students.

  • Located across several residence buildings
  • Communal kitchen areas in each building
  • Room furniture includes a wardrobe, desk and chair
  • Rooms cleaned weekly
  • Linen changed weekly
  • Laundry available in residence building
  • Large self-service dining hall
  • Wi-Fi available across the campus

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Getting to Embassy Oxford

  Travel times to nearest airports:

(LGW) London Gatwick Airport : 2 hours
(LHR) London Heathrow Airport : 1 hour
(STN) Stansted Airport : 2 hours, 30 minutes
(LTN) Luton Airport : 1 hour, 30 minutes

  Travel times to nearest train station:

St Pancras International (Eurostar) : 1 hours, 30 minutes

More Information

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