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English Summer School Course at Nottingham English School

Summer School at NES

Our long established and very popular English Summer School Course provides classes for Beginners right through to Advanced Level, alongside a range of social activities. You will be taught in small classes with a maximum number of 16 students per class.

  • British Council accredited English Summer School course
  • Study from 2 to 9 weeks with flexible start and end dates to suit you, and the option to extend further

There is currently a minimum entry age of 16 or above for individual students, and we can offer both 15 hours per week and 21 hours per week (combined with exam preparation) courses.

*We also welcome fully supervised groups of under 16 year olds, for more information please see our ‘Groups’ section or contact us at [email protected]

The 15 hours per week classes take place at: 

  • 9.00am – 1030am and 11.00am – 12.30pm on Monday – Friday. This course costs £155 per week.

You can also study 21 hours per week when combined with our afternoon exam preparation courses on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 1.30pm – 3.30pm. This combined course costs £220 per week.

In addition, our Intensive IELTS course, 15 hours per week (4 weeks in either July or August) costs £660 for the 4 weeks.

Who is the course for?

Our Summer School English course helps you improve your Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening Skills. It is a great way to develop your English for work, study or pleasure. We have students of different ages, from different countries, cultures and backgrounds studying together at Nottingham English School.

Some students come to improve their English for career purposes, some to prepare for further study, or to improve their English level for a future English test such as IELTS.

On the first day you will be tested and placed into a class with learners of the same level, we have a range of class levels:

  • Beginner
  • Elementary
  • Pre-Intermediate
  • Intermediate
  • Upper Intermediate
  • Advanced

What does the course cover?

A typical weekly programme of Summer School would cover:

Speaking – One to one, group, and class discussion, this will help improve your confidence, pronunciation and fluency.

Listening – Various exercises to help you listen and understand the words you hear.

Vocabulary – Learn the correct words you need to communicate clearly.

Writing and Grammar – Gain confidence to understand various texts, and the skills you need to write English clearly.

There will be projects and homework to encourage you to learn outside as well as inside the classroom. There will be modern interactive software as well as traditional textbooks to work through, and you will receive a college certificate at the end of your studies.

Other Information

Nottingham English School has a Personal Success and Welfare coach dedicated to helping you get the most out of your studies with us; along with arranging various social activities during the year, they also run a free weekly Conversation Club. This is an informal relaxed time outside of college to give you even more opportunity to practice your English skills.

Information and Policies:

Parents/guardians of students: view our Safeguarding policy

Terms and conditions: view our payment terms and conditions

Pre-arrival information: view our Pre-Arrival and Student Handbook information (a copy of this is also provided with your offer letter)

Nottingham English School
New College Nottingham
The Adams Building
Stoney Street
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

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