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London - South Bank Junior English Course

Embassy Summer at South Bank University


Our centre is located on the campus of South Bank University, only a short
walk from attractions like the London Eye and the London Dungeon.
The location couldn't be more central! You'll be staying at McLaren House, just a couple of minutes from the main university building. Everything you could wish to see is only a short walk or underground ride away.

Key Facts:

Price: £930 per week (price includes tuition, trips, activities, accommodation and full board)

Location: South Bank University, London

Dates: 26 Jun - 14 Aug

Ages: 13–17 / 18–21 (18–21-year-olds accepted as part of a group with a leader)

Accommodation: Single en-suite rooms

Sample Excursions: Canterbury, Cambridge and Brighton

Day programme available: Always starting on a Monday including tuition, activities and lunch. No accommodation included. Contact us for more information.

Room Type Single room with en-suite

Bathroom Ratio 1:1 students

Room set up Arranged in flats of 5-8 with communal kitchen

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 on campus for a small fee

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

Wi-Fi Yes

Distance to classes 4-min walk

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 5 times a week, they visit places such as The British Museum, The Museum of London, Tower Bridge experience, Thames River cruise and The National Gallery.

Full-Day Excursions
Brighton: 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. A visit to King's College is included.

The classroom is at the heart of your 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 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.

Classrooms: Modern classrooms with projectors and audio-visual facilities.

Sports Facilities: Indoor multi-purpose sports hall available once a week, and a local park used for games and activities.

Dining Hall: Meals are served in a large self-service dining hall.

Common Room: Communal space in each flat.

Wi-Fi: Available throughout accommodation, social and teaching spaces.

Travel times to nearest airports

(LGW) London Gatwick Airport 1 hr 10 mins
(LHR) London Heathrow Airport 45 mins
(STN) Stansted Airport 1 hr 30 mins
(LTN) Luton Airport 1 hr 30 mins


Travel times to nearest train station

St Pancras International (Eurostar) 20 mins

Embassy South Bank Sample Timetable



Arrivals/ Visit to Camden Market

Testing & Induction or Lessons Lessons Lessons Lessons Lessons


Full-day excursion: Brighton with walking tour and visit to Sea Life Centre

Afternoon Westminster or other London walking tour London National Gallery Indoor sports or local activities Visit to Tower Bridge Experience Museum of London or optional Madame Tussauds/London Eye/Tower of London
Evening Sports in park Disco Quiz Karaoke Late night shopping. Westfield or Oxford street Disco London-by-night walk
Welcome and team games Optional activity: Cinema, Bowling or Musical Film Night Talent show

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