X

Live Language English School, Glasgow, Scotland

What we like about the school

  • Excellent rating of student apartments

Live Language English School

The language school Live Language English School was founded in Glasgow, Scotland in 2002. Located in Charing Cross, a safe and quiet area of the city. The University of Glasgow is close by and the vibrant West End and the City Centre are just 10 minutes away.

The school address is: 10 Somerset Place, G3 7NB - Glasgow (Scotland).

Accreditations and Quality seals

Cambridge English test centre, CELTA Centre, Skills Development Scotland, SQA, Investors in People, FIDESCU

School Size:

Facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Snack vending machine

  • Drink vending machine

  • Library

  • Movie rental

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Lounge

  • Garden

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Free water dispenser

  • Free WIFI

  • Free parking

Classroom equipment

  • TV in some classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

16

Number of public workstations:

6

Prices include

  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • Language level placement test before arrival
  • For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week

Course material:

Generally course material is distributed free to students but has to be returned to the school at end of course.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 120
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 80

Average age of students

  • in summer: 24 years
  • throughout the year: 26 years

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 6
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 6

Minimum age of students

  • 16 years

English teacher qualifications

  • 100 % hold a university degree
  • 100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

2
5
2
3
1
1
1
7
25
1
1
10
1
1
15
1
2

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Glasgow International (GLA). It takes 25 minutes by taxi/bus to school.

Language school closed

In 2016 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2016 - 03.Jan.2016, 25.Mar.2016, 28.Mar.2016, 02.May.2016, 30.May.2016, 26.Sep.2016, 21.Dec.2016 - 03.Jan.2016 In 2017 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2017 - 03.Jan.2017, 14.Apr.2017, 17.Apr.2017, 01.May.2017, 29.May.2017, 25.Sep.2017, 23.Dec.2017 - 31.Dec.2017

Courses

All prices in £ (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Additional Week
Price in £ 3534 7067 105100 140133 175167 210200 245233 256244 -- -- 3231
This is a flexilbe course that can be tailored to your special requirements.
Starting dates
Every Day .
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
BOOK online at lowest price »
Note: All courses offered by Live Language English School, Glasgow can be booked online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just mention the course description in the comment field of the online registration form.
Lesson duration: 60 minutes
School's administrative fee: 30.00  £
Individual classes Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 35 £. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Comments about courses: The registration fee is £30 for EU citizens, £45 for non-EU citizens.
Price for individual tuition for 7 lessons and more: £32 per lesson.
Textbooks are included in the price of 25 h courses or 15 h courses for the minimum length of 2 weeks.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ 180 360 540 720 180 180 29
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Price extra night:
45 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
35 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ 260 520 780 1040 260 260 29
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Lunch will be a packed lunch prepared daily by your host.
Price extra night:
60 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
25 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner), Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ 135 270 405 540 135 135 29
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
For more independent students or those with special diets who wish to cook their own meals.
Price extra night:
30 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
25 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week
Price in £ 150 -- -- -- --
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
No extra nights bookable.
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
60 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Heating, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ 115 230 345 460 115 115 29
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
Price extra night:
35 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
60 minutes by public transport
Includes:
Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ -- -- -- 556 139 200 29
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Sunday
Price per person
En-suite student house where only the kithcen and the living area is shared with one more Live Language student.
Price extra night:
25 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
15 minutes walking
Includes:
Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ 159 318 477 636 159 29
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
En-suite residence accommoddation No extra nights bookable.
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
20 minutes walking
Includes:
Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 0
Dates
Fully booked on: 28.Aug.2016 - 31.Dec.2016, 01.Jan.2017 - 25.Jun.2017, 04.Sep.2017 - 31.Dec.2017
  • The school has an agreement with the Glasgow School of Art and Glasgow University who provide accommodation throughout the summer months.
    Note: Part of the British Council Accreditation Scheme is to only allow 1 student per mother tongue in a homestay at a time. However, the school cannot guarantee this for non-homestay options.
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
  • Single room: cannot be guaranteed
  • Optional airport transfer
    Glasgow Airport: for 40 £ (one way); for 80 £ (return trip)
    Edinburgh Airport: for 100 £ (one way); for 200 £ (return trip)
    Prestwick Airport: for 75 £ (one way); for 150 £ (return trip)

Leisure activities

activity possible distance from school
Ballet  
Baseball  
Basketball  
Dancing 1 km
Diving 50 km
Football (soccer) 0.5 km
Golf 5 km
Horse riding 8 km
Mountainbiking 60 km
Music 0.5 km
Rugby  
Sailing 50 km
Skiing 5 km
Squash 2 km
Swimming 1.5 km
Table Tennis  
Tennis 1 km
Volleyball 0.5 km
Windsurfing 100 km
Yoga 1 km

Reviews

City
4.1/5.0 
Organisation
4.0/5.0 
Facilities
3.4/5.0 
Social activities
3.7/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.1/5.0 
Value for money
3.8/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family
4.1/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
3.9/5.0 
Other
3.9/5.0 
Students liked about Live Language English School, Glasgow
The quality of teaching
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
n/a
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
3.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay zone 2
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: A trip you shouldn't miss is the village of Luss, next to Loch Lomond. In one day it's possible to visit it and it's the most beautiful village I've seen.
Other comments: The weather isn't very good, but... don't worry!!
I enjoyed speaking with my classmates and the teacher are magnificent.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
n/a
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
3.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
The staff was really friendly and helpful.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
2.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
3.0/5.0
Social activities
3.0/5.0
Accommodation
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: In my opinion you should book your accomodation on your own to save some money. There are plenty of university residences around the school.
Friendly, international atmosphere
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
3.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Other
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: The coffee and tea service was good but the quality of tea could be better :)
The afternoon skills' class
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Choose your teacher, or if you don't like it change it immediately (Daniella is the best)
Other comments: They are good and you will not study only the language, in a sterile manner.

Brochures

Photos/Video

# } }
# } }
# } }
# } }
# } }
# } }

Other English schools

English schools in Scotland
English schools in the rest of the world
Comparison of all schools in Scotland
onscroll="return false;">

Course Price Calculator - Quote

years
Starting date
Check-in date
Check-out date
No surprises!Here's the total price incl. all fees and sales taxes:
FREE cancellation
BOOK online at lowest price
Exclusive benefits only when booking with LanguageCourse.net:
  • Book with confidence: 45.448 language courses booked already through LanguageCourse.net. Trust in the #1 site for language courses.
# # # # # # # #
Secure your course today.

Free Price Quote PDF

Receive a free price quote in PDF format, sent to your email account, for the course at Live Language English School which you selected in the course price calculator. Keep it for your reference or share it with someone else.
For any additional questions please call +1-646 503 18 10 or use our contact form.

Free Price Quote PDF



Your message has been sent.


Free Price Quote PDF

Ask Live Language English School to confirm availability

Send message to school to confirm availability for:
Course:
Starting date:
Duration of course: weeks
Accommodation:
Check-in date:
Check-out date:
Airport transfer:
First Name:
Surname:
Email address:
Language level:

Comment for the school (optional):



Ask Live Language English School to confirm availability



Your query has been sent to Live Language English School to confirm availability of your chosen course on your requested dates.
There has been an error while processing your request:


Send Quote by email

Courses and accommodation