ESL Kings Oxford
English school in Oxford



With a first-class learning environment, our partner school is located in the city centre with restaurants, cafés, shops, cinemas, theatres and universities right on the doorstep. The school occupies 2 buildings, a 5-minute walk from each other and both with bright, spacious classrooms equipped with interactive whiteboards, computer learning centres and free Wi-Fi throughout. The school is the official IELTS test centre for the Oxford region, a testament to the quality of its courses, and many of its teachers are also official examiners. The school also offers a unique English Plus Art & Design course, with art classes taking place at the brand new city centre art studio, located on King Edward Street, a 5-minute walk from the main school. The school offers a vibrant social programme, which also includes weekly lectures and language clinics.

School Highlights

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Key points

  • Excellent academic reputation– the official IELTS Test Centre in Oxford
  • Stylish, state-of-the-art school in the centre of this world-famous, dynamic university city
  • Quality year round residential options
  • Unique English Plus Art & Design course
  • Excellent value for money from 24 weeks of courses

School facts

Available exams:
School size:
Disabled access
Free Wifi

Student facts

Minimum age:
years old
Average age:
years old
Maximum students in class:


British Council
esl british council accreditation
English UK partner agency
esl english uk partner agency accreditation
ESL accreditation CSN
ESL Bildungsurlaub accreditation

Student nationalities

      South Korea
      Saudi Arabia


ESL schools guarantee the same excellent standards for accommodation as they do for teaching. We take great pleasure in helping you find the most suitable accommodation for you.


Host family


Our partner school offers carefully selected host families in some of the best residential areas in Oxford, normally within 15-30 minutes by bus from the school. You'll stay a single room with half-board, sharing breakfast and dinner with the family, which will give you the opportunity to practise your English and gain an insight into the daily lives of the locals. Twin rooms are also possible during summer (or year-round if you are travelling with a friend). While bed linen is provided and a weekly laundry service is included, you must bring your own bath towels. Free Wi-Fi is guaranteed outside high season.

Chilswell Road (ages 18 and over, available from 04.09.2022)

ESL Languages Chilswell Road residence Kings Oxford England

Consisting of 2 modern, spacious buildings, located close to Oxford city centre and between 20-40 minutes walking from campus – this residence is ideal for students looking to live comfortably during their time in Oxford. The residence has 12 single rooms, 8 with ensuite bathrooms and 4 with external private bathrooms, each with toilet paper provided. Each room has a wardrobe, desk, chair, safe box, and free WIFI. Students will have linen provided, but they will be expected to bring their own towels – which they can clean using the free, on-site washing facilities. There is a fully equipped kitchen at the residence, in which students will need to cater for themselves – there is a weekly cleaning service of the whole house available for no extra cost. After class, students can relax in the shared lounge area or dining room.

Wavy Gate residence (from 16 years, available 11.06-03.09.2023)

Residence Gallery - Wavy Gate - KINGS Oxford Accommodation Gallery 932 3

This residence located at the heart of the vibrant colleges area is set in a purpose-built building. You will stay in a spacious single bedroom with ensuite bathroom, ideal to recharge your batteries after a busy day of studying and sightseeing. In the communal kitchen, international students can prepare their meals together. The Wi-Fi network covers the whole residence and allows you to access the internet free of charge. Coin-operated laundry facilities are available and a warden stays on site. It will take you only 15 minutes’ walk to go to the school. There are many restaurants, cafés and shops as well as a supermarket close to the residence.

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