Long term study in immersion: BSC Manchester

From 293.- EUR
255.- GBP
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Key points

  • A long-established quality school with great modern facilities
  • Excellent city centre location, close to three major universities
  • Well-organised social programme, from after-school clubs to weekends away
  • Small friendly team of staff, offering highly personalised service
  • Links to local sports clubs

The school

Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Exams
Cambridge (B2 First, C1 Advanced), IELTS, TOEIC, TOEFL
School size
L
Accommodations
Host family, Residence, Student house
Disabled access
Disabled access at school
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
16 years
Average age
23 years
Nationality mix
South Korea, Switzerland, France, etc..
ratings
331 authentic opinions

Our partner school is located in the heart of the Manchester city centre, just 10 minutes by bus from the Manchester City football stadium! Close to the fashionable Northern Quarter, it is surrounded by boutiques, restaurants and bustling cafés and bars, and is only a stone's throw from Piccadilly Gardens, the perfect place to relax during your free time. The school offers students an academic but relaxed atmosphere for studying English. The stunning Victorian school building is equipped with 22 classrooms, a library, a multimedia centre with internet access and a comfortable TV lounge, all of which have been recently refurbished, and don't forget about the games room with table football, ping pong and Xbox!

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Included in the price

  • Level and needs assessment
  • Access to e-learning platform
  • Use of study centre
  • Job Club
  • Learning progress monitoring
  • End-of-course report and certificate
  • Free local SIM card

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Part-Time course

Elementary to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 288.- EUR
(255.- GBP)
Lessons
15 of 50 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Elementary to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-12:00

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
2270 GBP
4331 GBP
4835 GBP
24
4250 GBP
8327 GBP
9335 GBP
36
5810 GBP
11903 GBP
13415 GBP
Extra week (36+)
160 GBP
328 GBP
370 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

Standard course

Elementary to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 345.- EUR
(305.- GBP)
Lessons
20 of 50 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Elementary to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
2870 GBP
4931 GBP
5435 GBP
24
5090 GBP
9167 GBP
10175 GBP
36
7250 GBP
13343 GBP
14855 GBP
Extra week (36+)
200 GBP
368 GBP
410 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

Semi-intensive course

Elementary to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 390.- EUR
(345.- GBP)
Lessons
25 of 50 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Elementary to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (2x/wk)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
3350 GBP
5411 GBP
5915 GBP
24
5930 GBP
10007 GBP
11015 GBP
36
8510 GBP
14603 GBP
16115 GBP
Extra week (36+)
235 GBP
403 GBP
445 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

Intensive course

Elementary to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 435.- EUR
(385.- GBP)
Lessons
30 of 50 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Elementary to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (Mon-Thu)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
3830 GBP
5891 GBP
6395 GBP
24
6770 GBP
10847 GBP
11855 GBP
36
9770 GBP
15863 GBP
17375 GBP
Extra week (36+)
270 GBP
438 GBP
480 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

Cambridge course (B2 First)

Upper intermediate to Advanced, 6 week(s)
6 week(s) - From 2192.- EUR
(1940.- GBP)
Lessons
25 of 50 minutes
Course duration
6 week(s)
Levels
Upper intermediate to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (2x/week)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
6
1940 GBP
2993 GBP
3245 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
04.02.2019
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

Cambridge course (B2 First)

Upper intermediate to Advanced, 4 / 6 week(s)
4 week(s) - From 1435.- EUR
(1270.- GBP)
Lessons
25 of 50 minutes
Course duration
4 / 6 week(s)
+ 1 Extra week(s) of accommodation (Exams)
Levels
Upper intermediate to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (2x/week)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
4+1
1270 GBP
2155 GBP
2365 GBP
6+1
1940 GBP
3161 GBP
3455 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates 4 wk
24.06 / 22.07.2019
Starting dates 6 wk
29.04 / 21.10.2019
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

Cambridge course (C1 Advanced)

Advanced to Advanced, 4 / 6 week(s)
4 week(s) - From 1435.- EUR
(1270.- GBP)
Lessons
25 of 50 minutes
Course duration
4 / 6 week(s)
Levels
Advanced to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (2x/week)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
4
1270 GBP
1987 GBP
2155 GBP
6
1940 GBP
2993 GBP
3245 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates 4 wk
29.07.2019
Starting dates 6 wk
11.02.2019
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

Cambridge course (C1 Advanced)

Advanced to Advanced, 4 / 6 week(s)
4 week(s) - From 1435.- EUR
(1270.- GBP)
Lessons
25 of 50 minutes
Course duration
4 / 6 week(s)
+ 1 Extra week(s) of accommodation (Exams)
Levels
Advanced to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (2x/week)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
4+1
1270 GBP
2155 GBP
2365 GBP
6+1
1940 GBP
3161 GBP
3455 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates 4 wk
24.06.2019
Starting dates 6 wk
29.04 / 21.10.2019
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

IELTS course 20

Intermediate to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 345.- EUR
(305.- GBP)
Lessons
20 of 50 minutes
(15 IELTS + 5 options)
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Intermediate to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
2870 GBP
4931 GBP
5435 GBP
16
3810 GBP
6543 GBP
7215 GBP
24
5090 GBP
9167 GBP
10175 GBP
Extra week (24+)
210 GBP
378 GBP
420 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

IELTS course 25

Intermediate to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 390.- EUR
(345.- GBP)
Lessons
25 of 50 minutes
(15 IELTS + 10 options)
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Intermediate to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:10-13:15 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (2x/week)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
3350 GBP
5411 GBP
5915 GBP
16
4450 GBP
7183 GBP
7855 GBP
24
5930 GBP
10007 GBP
11015 GBP
Extra week (24+)
245 GBP
413 GBP
455 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

IELTS course 30

Intermediate to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 435.- EUR
(385.- GBP)
Lessons
30 of 50 minutes
(15 IELTS + 15 options)
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Intermediate to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-13:10 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (Mon-Thu)

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
3830 GBP
5891 GBP
6395 GBP
16
5090 GBP
7823 GBP
8495 GBP
24
6770 GBP
10847 GBP
11855 GBP
Extra week (24+)
280 GBP
448 GBP
490 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

TOEIC course

Intermediate to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 492.- EUR
(435.- GBP)
Lessons
20 of 50 minutes + 2 of 60 minutes one-to-one
(15 general + 5 options + 2 TOEIC one-to-one)
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Intermediate to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:00-12:00 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (2x/week) + one-to-one lessons to be specified

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
4430 GBP
6491 GBP
6995 GBP
24
8210 GBP
12287 GBP
13295 GBP
36
12290 GBP
18383 GBP
19895 GBP
Extra week (36+)
340 GBP
508 GBP
550 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

TOEFL course

Intermediate to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From 492.- EUR
(435.- GBP)
Lessons
20 of 50 minutes + 2 of 60 minutes one-to-one
(15 general + 5 options + 2 TOEFL one-to-one)
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Intermediate to Advanced
Students/class
max. 14
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
09:15-12:00 (Mon-Fri) + 14:20-16:40 (2x/week) + one-to-one lessons to be specified

Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.
Course info
week(s)
Without accomodation
Host family, single room, half board
Residence, single room, no meals (private bathroom)
12
4430 GBP
6491 GBP
6995 GBP
24
8210 GBP
12287 GBP
13295 GBP
36
12290 GBP
18383 GBP
19895 GBP
Extra week (36+)
340 GBP
508 GBP
550 GBP
All prices are in GBP.   GBP 1 ≈ EUR 1.15   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year
Bank holidays
01.01 / 19.04 / 22.04 / 06.05 / 27.05 / 26.08 / 25.12 / 26.12.2019

Arrival: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Departure: Saturday/Sunday following course end
The arrival and departure days must be identical

Arrivals between 8am and 10pm. Arrivals after 10pm may not be possible, please check with the school first.

Options/Extras

One-to-one course (per lesson) 75 GBP
Private online course (min. 5 lessons/week) (5 lessons)
Online course available 6 weeks before departure
220 GBP
Private online course (min. 5 lessons/week) (10 lessons)
Online course available 6 weeks before departure
390 GBP
Private online course (min. 5 lessons/week) (20 lessons)
Online course available 6 weeks before departure
750 GBP
Private online course (min. 5 lessons/week) (30 lessons)
Online course available 6 weeks before departure
1100 GBP
B2 First Cambridge exam fee (to be paid on site) 175 GBP
C1 Advanced Cambridge exam fee (to be paid on site) 175 GBP
IELTS exam fee (to be paid on site) 160 GBP
Exam fees to be paid online, http://www.ets.org/toefl 160 GBP
Internship placement fee (4-24 weeks ) 495 GBP
Placement fee (under 18 y.o.) (supplement ) 30 GBP
Supplement Accommodation high season (per wk.) (Homestay & Residence: 29.06-25.08.2019) 15 GBP
Special diet (per week) 30 GBP
Additional night compulsory (C1 Advanced: 23.03.2019)
Christmas with the host family (22.12-28.12.2019) 60 GBP
Holiday retention fee (accommodation)
Host family: 50% of the standard weekly price Student House / Residence: 100% of the standard weekly price
Supplement (Arrival after 10pm) 30 GBP
Airport transfer (on arrival) (Manchester) 50 GBP
Airport transfer (on arrival) (Liverpool) 85 GBP
Airport transfer (on arrival) (Leeds Bradford) 125 GBP
Train station transfer (Manchester Piccadilly) 50 GBP

Other accommodation options

Student house, single room, no meals (MARSA)

Course info

100% authentic opinions

These students attended a course in this school through ESL – Language studies abroad and their evaluation has been checked. Students' opinions don't necessarily correspond to those of ESL – Language studies abroad, but reflect the individual experience of those participants. This is meant to provide you with further information about this school.

4/5
Overall rating

94% of students recommending this school

Destination
/ 5
School
/ 5
Accommodation
/ 5
Value for money
/ 5
Teaching
/ 5
Leisure
/ 5

331 students gave their opinion about this school

18 years old - Austria
/ 5
1 week, August 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.3 / 5)
Overall impression of the city
Overall impression of the country
Overall impression of the trip
School (5 / 5)
School location
School facilities
Classrooms
Nationality mix
Teaching (5 / 5)
Course materials
Relations with the teachers
Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (5 / 5) (Host family)
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Meals
20 years old - Italy
/ 5
2 weeks, July 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.3 / 5)
Overall impression of the city
Overall impression of the country
Overall impression of the trip
School (3.5 / 5)
School location
School facilities
Classrooms
Nationality mix
Teaching (4.3 / 5)
Course materials
Relations with the teachers
Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (4 / 5) (Residence)
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Leisure (3.7 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
Trips offered by the school
Staff availability
16 years old - Italy
/ 5
Bellissima esperienza,tutto ha funzionato alla perfezione, famiglia ospitante veramente perfetta,gentili,casa molto pulita e tenuta in ordine. Scuola con professori molto disponibili , simpatici e educati. Bellissima Esperienza Professori gentili e educati e molto disponibili , aule molto belle ma a volte un po' piccole , Staff della scuola stra disponibile e gentile. Molto gentili , disponibili , casa molto pulita e tenuta molto in ordine. Pasti mangiabili.
2 weeks, June – July 2019
Value for money (5 / 5)
Destination (4.7 / 5)
Overall impression of the city
Overall impression of the country
Overall impression of the trip
School (4.8 / 5)
School location
School facilities
Classrooms
Nationality mix
Teaching (5 / 5)
Course materials
Relations with the teachers
Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (4.5 / 5) (Host family)
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Meals
Leisure (5 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
Trips offered by the school
Staff availability
18 years old - Switzerland
/ 5
25 weeks, September 2018 – March 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (5 / 5)
Overall impression of the city
Overall impression of the country
Overall impression of the trip
School (4.5 / 5)
School location
School facilities
Classrooms
Nationality mix
Teaching (4.3 / 5)
Course materials
Relations with the teachers
Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (4.3 / 5) (Residence)
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Leisure (5 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
Trips offered by the school
Staff availability
22 years old - Italy
/ 5
Il soggiorno linguistico è il miglior modo di imparare una lingua. La città è vivace e dinamica, come d’altronde tutto il Regno Unito. I compagni si sono dimostrati aperti e accoglienti. Ho fatto varie amicizie e questo rende più piacevole il soggiorno lontano da casa. Ho partecipato all’escursione al Lake District. Esperienza davvero consigliata, tour organizzato bene in modo tale da poter visitare quanti più punti in un giorno. Non troppo stancante.
3 weeks, May – June 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4.7 / 5)
Overall impression of the city
Overall impression of the country
Overall impression of the trip
School (4.5 / 5)
School location
School facilities
Classrooms
Nationality mix
Teaching (4.7 / 5)
Course materials
Relations with the teachers
Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (2.5 / 5) (Host family)
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Meals
Leisure (5 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
Trips offered by the school
Staff availability
Do you think you've made progress?
« Credo di aver fatto progressi in quanto non esiste miglior esercizio del parlare inglese anche al di fuori dei corsi, in modo da poter mettere subito in pratica quanto imparato a scuola. »
School highlights
« Efficacia dei corsi, preparazione degli insegnanti. »
Top tips
« Attività della scuola, visita ai luoghi d’interesse della città. »
34 years old - Switzerland
/ 5
Essen und Freundlichkeit: grossartigSauberkeit: gutLage: Grenzwertige Fahrzeit mit dem BusDas Haus ist für schweizer Verhältnisse schon eher spartanisch und klein, aber für übliche örtliche Verhältnisse wohl i.O.Anzahl Studenten zeitenweise grenzwertig für ein einziges Badezimmer
2 weeks, May – June 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (3.3 / 5)
Overall impression of the city
Overall impression of the country
Overall impression of the trip
School (3.8 / 5)
School location
School facilities
Classrooms
Nationality mix
Teaching (4 / 5)
Course materials
Relations with the teachers
Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (4.5 / 5) (Host family)
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Meals
25 years old - Italy
/ 5
3 weeks, May 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
Destination (4 / 5)
Overall impression of the city
Overall impression of the country
Overall impression of the trip
School (3.8 / 5)
School location
School facilities
Classrooms
Nationality mix
Teaching (4 / 5)
Course materials
Relations with the teachers
Classroom atmosphere
Accommodation (3 / 5) ()
Bedroom
Shower / Bathroom
Leisure (4.3 / 5)
Leisure activities offered by the school
Trips offered by the school
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Do you think you've made progress?
« Mi sento più pronta per affrontare la certificazione IELTS »
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« La gentilezza del personale, e l'impegno degli insegnanti per creare lezioni attive »
27 years old - Italy
/ 5
8 weeks, March – May 2019
Value for money (4 / 5)
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Teaching (4.7 / 5)
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« Sento di aver migliorato il mio inglese, soprattutto per quanto riguarda lo speaking: sono molto più sciolto e non trovo molta difficoltà nel comunicare con gli altri. »
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« Disponibilità di tutto lo staff, professionalità, lezioni sempre interattive con gli altri studenti e rapporto con i professori ottimale per poter progredire con il proprio inglese. »
20 years old - Germany
/ 5
12 weeks, January – March 2019
Value for money (5 / 5)
Destination (4.7 / 5)
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School (4.8 / 5)
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Accommodation (5 / 5) (Host family)
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21 years old - France
/ 5
20 weeks, October 2018 – February 2019
Value for money (3 / 5)
Destination (4.3 / 5)
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School (4.3 / 5)
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« Ecole au coeur du centre ville, accès très facileprofesseur agréable et compétant »

Testimonials

Guerric Merrer
Guerric Merrer
BSC, Manchester
Duration: 24 weeks

Following my first months spent here, I don't regret my choice. Each day that goes by, Manchester does not cease to surprise me more. The typical and atypical pubs, live concerts, shopping, students on each corner of the street, the "Red Devils" etc... BSC is a school with a great reputation. A great variety of teachers, students from throughout the world, a team who cater for the small needs of students and numerous activities are all the ingredients necessary so that our English is at a top level at the end of our stay. Manchester represents culture and diversity with a nice mix of flavours. This city is therefore the ideal place to improve your skills in the language of Shakespeare.

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Julien Saillet
Julien Saillet
BSC, Manchester
Duration: 12 weeks

The school has a central location and is easily reachable by public transport. I met many people of many different nationalities there. Thanks to the teachers and the lively courses they give, I could make great progress. If you are a football fan like me, you need to go to Manchester! I achieved one of my dreams by attending 2 football matches, it was the best atmosphere in the world!!! Apart from football, there is a lot to do in Manchester, you never get bored. The city is filled with shops, bars, night clubs, restaurants. You can also visit many things. My host family is adorable, I really felt comfortable there. In short, my language course was a great experience with a great quality/price ratio and I intend to do it again next year.

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Mélanie Santos
Mélanie Santos
BSC, Manchester
Duration: 16 weeks

I have been living in Failsworth, Manchester with Chris, a 57-year-old lady working at Manchester library, for a week already!! She has a very pretty house with garden, I stay in a large bedroom, everything is perfect in the house and Chris is really nice to me!!
I’m glad I arrived at her place :)
At school, everything is fine, I have a pre-intermediate level, I’m happy.
In Manchester, people are friendly, I’m starting to make new friends, at first it wasn’t easy but as time goes by, and thanks to the school’s activities, I was able to meet other students.

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Host family
Use the language you’ve learned in class in real-life situations in a friendly environment by staying with a host family. All of the families are selected with care by the school. As a multicultural city par excellence, Manchester caters especially well for students who require special meals (halal, kosher, etc.). Staying in a single room with half-board provided, around 40 minutes by public transport from the school, you'll make fast progress with English.

Wilmslow Park residence (from 18 years)
A 20-minute bus ride from the school, this modern residence is the perfect accommodation option, as it’s located in the heart of the city with its nightlife and every possible amenity. You’ll stay in a single room with a private bathroom and free Wi-Fi, and can meet up with the other students in the common areas: a kitchen, living room and gym. Bed linen is included, but not towels, and laundry facilities for pay are available onsite. The common areas are cleaned once a week.

Student House
Live with other students while keeping your independence! In this comfortable student house, bedrooms (with private or shared bathrooms) feature 2 beds or a double bed, and can be single or shared. You’ll have access to free Wi-Fi, a TV in the common room, the fully equipped kitchen and a washing machine. Bed linen is provided, but not bath towels. The student house is located in a residential area 15 minutes from the school by bus, and is well connected to the rest of the city.

The school goes out of its way to help students make the most out of Manchester. A staff member organises social activities, which may include a Manchester music tour, a visit to the BBC or trips to the city’s football stadiums, home to Manchester City and Manchester United. The school also invites students to take advantage of three free-of-charge activities, including its conversation, debate and film clubs. From superb shopping to live music, sports to theatre, there is something for everyone in Manchester.

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