A centre based at the University of Gloucestershire, with a special focus on art and design


Courses available at this summer camp:

Why choose our Cheltenham summer centre?

  • Art and design focused programme
  • Walking distance to the town centre
  • Plenty of communal areas

With a programme focused on art and design, students at our Cheltenham centre can enjoy a combination of English tuition and creative activities, making use of Gloucester University’s facilities.

Classes take place in the ivy-covered and historic buildings of the Francis Close Hall campus, which incorporates a chapel for social events and two attractive quads for relaxing breaks.

Accommodation is located five minutes from the university’s specialist Art and Design centre, from where our creative activities are taught. There is also a playing field nearby for students to enjoy outdoor activities. Both buildings are within walking distance to the centre of Cheltenham.

  • What's included
  • Centre details
  • Accommodation
  • Location
  • Programme
  • Gallery

What's included in the fee?

A typical 2 week standard package includes:

  • Full-board accommodation
  • Placement test
  • General English course (15 hours per week)
  • Half-day excursion to Stratford-upon-Avon with an entrance to Shakespeare's Birthplace
  • Full-day excursion to Bath with entrance to the Roman Baths
  • Half-day excursion to Gloucester and Gloucester Cathedral 
  • Full-day excursion to Oxford with entrance to a college
  • Access to facilities including art spaces, common areas and a playing field
  • Afternoon and evening social programme
  • End of course certificate


Each lesson is 45 minutes long.

Centre details


  • Comfortable classrooms
  • Playing field
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Art facilities 
  • Common areas

Our Cheltenham option is a special art and design centre, housed in grounds belonging to the University of Gloucestershire. A combination of old and modern buildings, indoor and outdoor common areas and specialist facilities make this an exciting opportunity.

Accommodation is located a short distance from the Art and Design Centre. Comfortable rooms are single and twin en-suite. 

Nearest cities

Goucester - 30 minutes
Birmingham - 90 minutes


Bristol Airport - 1 hr 30 minutes
Birmingham Airport - 1 hr 15 minutes
Gatwick Airport - 3 hours
Heathrow Airport - 2 hours 15 minutes


  Morning Afternoon Evening
    Option 1 Option 2  
  09:00 - 12:30 14:00 - 15:30 16:00 - 17:30 14:00 - 15:30 16:00 - 17:30 20:00 - 22:00
Monday Meet & Greet  /  Orientation Tour Twin Olympics Social Games 
(Giants, Wizards, and Elves - Capture the Flag)
Twin Olympics Social Games 
(Giants, Wizards, and Elves - Capture the Flag)
Welcome evening
Speed Dating
Tuesday Testing/lessons Walking tour in Cheltenham Walking tour in Cheltenham Building competition
Wednesday English lessons Conversation Club Art Workshop Rounders Graffiti Design Karaoke Night 
Thursday English lessons Half day excursion to Stratford-upon-Avon with entrance to Shakespeare's Birthplace  Quiz Night
Friday English lessons Picture hunt Picture hunt Photo Competition
Saturday English lessons Fashion Workshop
Dodgeball Tournament
Drama Club Treasure Hunt
Sunday Full day excursion to Bath with entrance to Roman Baths Movie Night
Monday  Social Games
Optional excursion (from 10:00AM)
Walking tour in Cheltenham Walking tour in Cheltenham Scavenger Hunt
Tuesday English lessons Art Workshop Football tournament Conversation Club T-Shirt Design Paper Fashion Show
Wednesday English lessons Half day excursion to Gloucester with entrance to Gloucester Cathedral Mystery Night
Thursday English lessons Conversation Club Photography Club Conversation Club Twin Olympics Music quiz
Friday English lessons Twin's Got Talent Preparation Twin's Got Talent Preparation Twin's Got Talent
Saturday English lessons Conversation Club Fashion Workshop Scrapbooking Football Farewell Disco
Sunday Full day excursion to Oxford with entrance to an Oxford College Lip sync battle
Departure Ceremony

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£780  ⁄ wk

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Ages: 10-17

Dates: 01/07-12/08

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