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Brighton Junior English Course

Embassy Summer at University of Sussex


Brighton is a popular seaside city, with beautiful Georgian architecture, great beaches and trendy shops. 

Full of influence from different cultures, the people here are known for being welcoming and open-minded. Our centre is located on the campus of the well-known University of Sussex, only a short bus or train journey from the city centre.

Key Facts:

Price: £880 per week (price includes tuition, trips, activities, accommodation and full board)

Location: University of Sussex, Brighton

Dates: 28 June - 16 August

Ages: 11-19 (18-19-year-olds accepted as part of a group with a leader)

Accommodation: Single en-suite rooms on campus

Sample Excursions: London, Canterbury and Windsor Castle

Room Type Single room with en-suite

Bathroom Ratio 1:1 students

Room set up Flats of 4-6 rooms

What's in a room Single bed, wardrobe, desk, chair

Common room Yes

Cleaning Weekly

Linen cleaning Changed weekly

Towels Students bring their own towels

Laundry Available in residence

Meals Served in on-site canteen, packed lunch at weekends

Wi-Fi Yes

Distance to classes On campus

On-site activities are scheduled on weekdays in between lessons, with some half-day trips and full-day excursion at the weekend. All activities are designed to continue learning in a fun and enjoyable way, encouraging students to develop life skills and make new friends through sport, activities and socially interactive games.

Sports: With a choice of football, mini Olympics, rounders, table tennis, volleyball and basketball.

Daytime activities: for example scavenger hunts, drama workshops and photo quiz

Evening: Activities such as karaoke, a talent show, and team games.

Half-Day Trips
Our students get to explore exciting places such as Arundel Castle, Chichester, the historic town of Lewes as well as local visits to Brighton with the Sea Life Centre.

Full-Day Excursions
London: visit this exciting capital city and take a walking tour of central London, Westminster and visit the National Gallery.

Canterbury: Visit this UNESCO World Heritage city, one of the most visited in the UK. Admire the medieval buildings and enjoy the gothic architecture of Canterbury Cathedral.

Windsor Castle: students get to explore the charming, historic market town of Windsor and visit Windsor Castle, home to the Queen of England

The classroom is at the heart of your Brighton Junior English Course. English Lessons are student-centred and encourage the development of relevant language skills.

✓ Engaging classrooms with a positive learning atmosphere.

✓ 15 hours (20 x 45 minutes) of English lessons per week, morning or afternoon.

✓ Taught by qualified English teachers.

✓ Student ratios of 17 students per class.

✓ Placement testing lesson on day 1 to ensure students are classed appropriately to their level.

✓ We teach all levels, from beginner to advanced.

✓ All courses include learning resources, materials appropriate to students' age and level, and an end-of-course certificate.

ClassroomsModern, equipped classrooms, many with interactive whiteboards.

Sports Facilities: Sports hall plus outdoor areas for games and activities.

Meals: Meals served in the on-campus dining hall.

Common Room: Shared lounge area in each flat.

Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi is available throughout the campus and in bedrooms.

Travel times to nearest airports

(LGW) London Gatwick Airport 30 mins
(LHR) London Heathrow Airport 1 hr 15 mins
(STN) Stansted Airport 2 hrs
(LTN) Luton Airport 2 hrs


Travel times to nearest train station

St Pancras International (Eurostar) 2 hrs 30 mins

Embassy Brighton Sample Timetable



Arrivals/on-site activities

Testing & Induction or Lessons English Lessons English Lessons English Lessons English Lessons


Full-day trip to London with Westminster walking tour and National Gallery Afternoon visit

Afternoon Orientation Half-day trip to Arundel Castle Mini Olympics Local visit to Brighton with Sea Life Centre Volleyball
Lip Dub video preparation Dance workshop


Welcome Games and Quiz



Photo Scavenger Hunt


Kahoot Quiz

Murder Mystery


Trashion Show


Film Night

Culture Club Lip Dub Presentation

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