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London - Mile End Junior English Course

Embassy Summer at Queen Mary University

Our centre is located on the large modern city campus of Queen Mary University, just a short journey on the tube from central London.
Students are staying in one of the halls of residence in the student village, which is like a little village in itself. There are shops and a sports hall for students to enjoy, all within a short distance from one of the world’s most exciting cities.

Key Facts
 Queen Mary University of London
Dates: 13 Jun - 15 Aug
Ages: 12 - 17 (18 - 19 accepted as part of a group with a leader) 
Accommodation: Single en-suite rooms
Sample Excursions: Canterbury, Cambridge and Brighton

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Room Type Single room with en-suite

Bathroom Ratio 1:1 students

Room set up Arranged in flats of 5-9 with communal kitchen

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

Common room No, but there are common spaces at the campus

Cleaning Weekly

Linen cleaning Changed weekly

Towels Students bring their own towels

Laundry Available on campus, small fee

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

Wi-Fi Yes

Distance to classes On campus

On-site activities are scheduled occasionally when students are not in class or out exploring London, with full-day excursions 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.

Sample activities
Treasure Hunt, Karaoke, Disco, Quiz or different sports such as Mini Olympics or Football.

Half-Day Trips
Our students get to explore exciting places around London every weekday, visiting places such as the British Museum, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge Experience, the National Gallery, Leicester Square and Chinatown

Full-Day Excursions
 Enjoy this vibrant and 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. Marvel at the gothic architecture of Canterbury Cathedral and medieval buildings.

Cambridge: Explore this iconic university city, famous for its renowned colleges, punting on the River Cam and Kings College.

The classroom is at the heart of your Mile End, London 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 16 students per class.

✓ Placement testing lesson on day 1 to ensure students are classed appropriate 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.

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 a large on-site canteen.

Common Room: There is a communal lounge in the dining area and the student union.

Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi is available in common areas and accommodation.

Travel times to nearest airports

(LGW) London Gatwick Airport 1 hr 20 mins
(LHR) London Heathrow Airport 50 mins
(STN) Stansted Airport 1 hr
(LTN) Luton Airport 1 hr 40 mins

Travel times to nearest train station


St Pancras International (Eurostar) 20 mins

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