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ELC Bristol

Description: The English Language Centre Bristol is a family-run school offering quality intensive courses for adult individuals in Bristol, a lively university city 100 miles west of London. The school is suited to motivated individuals rather than groups or juniors. A special advantage is that students can use the facilities and join the social clubs of the University of Bristol Students’ Union – the perfect way to make English friends


Date of establishment: 1969

Each lesson lasts: 45 minutes – there are 28 lessons per week (21 hours).

Minimum student’s age: 18 all year round

Maximum class size: 12 (very occasionally 13 or 14)

Levels of English: from elementary to advanced (6 levels)

Location: The school is located in 2 fine old buildings, close to the University in Clifton, the best area of town.

Accommodation options:

• Homestay (Includes bed, breakfast and evening meal)

• Independent student residence, student houses and flats (self-catering) all year round

• Goldney Hall University residence – 30 June – 15 September only (all students in self-catering accommodation must be over 18 years)


• 2 common rooms, with snooker tables, drinks machines, comfortable chairs, pianos and widescreen TVs.
• 2 multimedia centres with free internet access.
• Free Wi-Fi access.


• General English Course

• Examination Preparation Courses:

• Cambridge Examination Preparation

• IELTS Preparation / Academic English

• Combination Course

• Multi Centre Course

Courses General English Course Cambridge Examination Preparation
Description Student will have 2 or 3 teachers a day. 'Main' teacher will co-ordinate student’s overall English language program. Higher level students can choose from a range of electives on two afternoons a week, including Business English and British Life and Culture. Students who are preparing for one of the Cambridge exams will follow a course book in the morning classes which will cover the Cambridge syllabus. On two afternoons a week, students get additional practice for the writing paper and on the other two afternoons they can choose one of the elective classes.
Hours per week 28 English language lessons per week (21 hours) + daily homework. 28 English language lessons per week (21 hours) + daily homework.
Start dates: All year –any Monday By fixed dates
Age of students 18-22, 23+ 18-22, 23+
Courses IELTS preparation /Academic English Combination Course
Description Suitable specifically for students preparing for the IELTS exam and also for students going on to study in English in Further Education either in the UK or in their own countries.  
Hours per week 21 hours per week - includes 18 hours of IELTS preparation/Academic English and 3 hours of electives. 21 hours in class with other students+ 6 hours per week of private tuition with private English tutor.
Start dates: All year –any Monday Not available in July and August.
Age of students 18-22, 23+ 18-22, 23+
Courses Multi-Centre Course
Description Discover more of England and learn English at more than one English language school by combining your studies at ELC Bristol with a course at English in Chester and/or at the Hampstead School of English.
Hours per week 28 English language lessons per week (21 hours) + daily homework.
Start dates: any Monday (except at Christmas)
Age of students 18-22, 23+

Available sport programs:

Sports available in Bristol include football, volleyball, badminton, tennis, hockey, squash, running, gym, swimming and table tennis.

Available Social activities:

Examples include – London, Oxford, Cambridge, Cardiff & Cardiff Castle, Friday Film Club, Pool at Riley’s, BBC Tour, Bowling at the Lanes.