Eastbourne College
& Twin School

A beautiful school in the centre of Eastbourne, just a short walk from the seafront.

Eastbourne, International Summer School

Courses available at this centre

Why choose our Eastbourne summer centre?

  • Located in the UK's "sunniest town"
  • Comfortable modern classrooms
  • Quality homestay accommodation
  • Moments from the sea and town centre

Our Eastbourne Junior Summer Centre has access to the campus of
Eastbourne College, a co-educational independent school dating back to
1867. The centre has large, bright classrooms and modern facilities.
At the beginning and end of summer, the Junior programme is held along
with our adult programmes at our main school, Twin English Centre
Eastbourne.

Our Eastbourne Summer Centre is a homestay centre and is available programmes are Standard - which includes 15 hours of tuition, one full-day and one half-day excursion per week - and Intensive which adds an extra 6 hours of tuition to the standard programme.  

As well as visiting London, students will be able to experience some of southern England's most popular areas with our excursions; from Brighton to the Seven Sisters Country Park students will be able to explore and learn more about Britain. 

Our exciting activity programme will keep students entertained outside of the classroom, and encourage them to make friends.  

  • 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 – homestay or hotel accommodation
  • Placement test
  • General English course (15 hours per week)
  • Afternoon and evening social programme
  • Full-day Excursion to London including Thames River Cruise
  • Full-day Excursion to Brighton, including entrance to the Royal Pavilion
  • Half-day excursion to Seven Sisters Country Park
  • Half-day excursion Hastings, including the Smugglers Cave
  • End of course certificate

 

Note that each lesson is 45 minutes long

Centre details

Facilities

  • Eastbourne college is a traditional English school environment
  • Sports hall
  • Common area
  • Wi-Fi
  • Swimming pool

Eastbourne College is located just a short walk from the seafront and the town centre, with a number of shops, parks and other local attractions. 

At the beginning and end of summer, our summer school is held at Twin English Centre in Eastbourne which is six-minute walk from Eastbourne College, and next to the town centre and the railway station.

 

Accommodation

Homestay

With our homestay hosts, students will have the opportunity to experience British family culture. With Britain being a diverse and multiethnic society, you may experience more than one culture in a single household. You will have the opportunity to try out the food served by that household and practice your English with the family. Each week, towels and bedding are changed, laundry wash is provided as well as cleaning.

Location map

Nearest cities:
Hastings - 30 mins
Brighton - 40 mins
Portsmouth - 2 hours
London - 1 hour 30 mins

Nearest airports:
Heathrow - 1hr 45mins
Gatwick - 1hr 10mins
Stansted - 2hr 20mins


We have an engaging programme of both daytime and evening activities with the aim of entertaining students outside of class time. There will also be one half-day excursion per week to various locations such as Hastings and Seven Sisters Country Park. These excursions enable students to explore a wider reach of the UK and experience British culture on a greater scale. We encourage students to practise their English by talking to the new friends they have made on the programme as well as staff and people they meet on their travels. 

Sample Programmes

Homestay

Week 1

  09.00-12.30 12.30-13.00 13.00-16.30 19:00-21:30
Sunday Arrival Day
Monday Lessons Lunch Town Tour

Evening with
host family

Tuesday Lessons Lunch Bowling

Games at
Eastbourne
College

Wednesday Lessons Lunch

Half day trip
to Cuckmere
Valley

Evening with
host family

Thursday Lessons Lunch

Sports at
EBC

Disco at
Embassy

Friday Lessons Lunch Swimming

Evening with
host family

Saturday Full day excursion to London
Sunday

Optional Excursion to Stonehenge/Leeds Castle/ Cambridge/Oxford/ Portsmouth/ Harry
Potter Studios/Isle of Wight/ Thorpe Park/Chelsea FC stadium tour.

Week 2

  09.00-12.30 12.30-13.00 13.00-16.30 19:00-21:30
Sunday Arrival Day
Monday Lessons Lunch

Walk to
Beachy Head

Evening with
host family

Tuesday Lessons Lunch Laserquest

Talent Show at
Eastbourne
College

Wednesday Lessons Lunch

Half Day Trip
to Hastings

Evening with
host family

Thursday Lessons Lunch

Roller Skating

Disco at
Embassy

Friday Lessons Lunch

Free
Afternoon

Evening with
host family

Saturday Full day excursion to Brighton
Sunday

Departure Day

 

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From: 
£780  ⁄ wk

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Ages: 12-17

Dates: 23/06 - 25/08

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