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Holidays & learn (1-7 weeks)

A smart holiday: learn while having fun and exploring a new destination

Travel and learn

With courses of 4 weeks on average, you’ll be able to choose the length of your stay from 1 week on and even further customise your experience. You can, of course, opt for a general language course or private lessons, but why not add some spice to it? Combine your language learning with an extra skill, such as sports, cooking or even yoga! On the other hand, if you’re thinking of sitting an official language exam, our exam prep courses are definitely the fastest track towards success.

Short-term language courses

We’re proud to partner with first-class language schools offering a wide range of courses. Whatever your age, goals and level, we have a course for you!

Our students often ask:

Does my course include accommodation?

Yes, ESL can help you arrange accommodation during your language program. We have a range of choices, including staying with a host family, shared rooms in a student residence and a shared apartment with other students or locals. There are also options to book a language course without accommodation if you’d prefer to choose your own.

How many people will be in my language course with me?

This might depend on your destination and the language school you study at, but typically classes will be made up of small groups of approximately 8 to 15 students. This is to ensure that every student has the chance to get personalized help and make quick progress with their language learning.

How many hours of language lessons will I take each day?

Standard courses are made up of 20 to 30 language lessons per week, each lasting between 45 minutes and an hour. We can help you tailor your course to your preference, adapting the number of lessons per week to allow for more free time or increasing the intensity of your language course to ensure sustained progress.

Do you have further questions about studying abroad with ESL?

Why choose your next journey with ESL

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Top-rated and award-winning agency

Our free and personalised services are consistently top-rated on Google, and 97% of our clients recommend us to their friends and relatives. In addition, ESL is a Lifetime Award winner after being voted Best Agency in Europe 5 times at the ST Star Awards.  

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Best price guarantee

Get the price difference refunded if you find a better deal for the same programme with another agency or directly with the school.
Free counselling and A-Z services

Our teams are experts in language travel and their experience in the industry is both professional and personal. Our free and personalised services go beyond the pre-departure stage – our counsellors will be at your disposal before, during and after your stay. 

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Quality control

We select partner language schools according to strict criteria – high-quality facilities, small class sizes at a range of levels, great location, first-class teaching and an exciting activities programme, among other aspects. We regularly visit partner schools as it is very important for us to maintain a strong relationship with our partners and to keep up with local developments.   

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Thousands of student reviews

We systematically gather opinions and reviews from thousands of students who chose ESL to go abroad. All reviews are thoroughly checked to ensure authenticity and are added to our school pages so as to provide future students with first-hand details and facts.  

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A wide range of quality accommodation options

Our portfolio also includes a large variety of accommodation types, so we can offer each one of our students the most suitable option. From homestays and student residences to private and shared apartments, all our accommodation types are carefully selected for a comfortable and convenient experience abroad.   

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