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Centre of English Studies (CES), Leeds, England UK

Centre of English Studies (CES)

The language school Centre of English Studies (CES) was founded in Leeds, England UK in 2002. A city with a proud sporting history, Leeds is an ideal place to learn English - big enough to find plenty to do, small enough to never lose your way. Our school is surrounded by some of the best tourist and cultural attractions in England. Leeds has a large student population - meaning the nightlife is exciting, with some of the best clubs in the world!

The school address is: 9 Park Place, LS1 2RU - Leeds, England UK (see on map)

Accreditations and Quality seals

ALTOBritish councilEAQUALSEnglish UKIALC Preferential Terms in Case of Visa RefusalEaquals

School Size:

Facilities

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Computer lab

  • Library

  • Movie rental

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Lounge

  • Printer for student use

  • Free WIFI

Classroom equipment

  • TV in all classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

10

Number of public PC workstations:

12

Prices include

  • Organized activities
  • 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
  • For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week

Course material:

Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 35 £ per course.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses throughout the year: 70
  • Junior courses in summer: 120

Average age of students

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 6
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 5
  • Junior courses in summer: 6

Minimum age of students

  • 16 years
  • 12 years for specific Junior courses

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):

1
1
5
2
1
10
1
22
1
5
3
14
8
1
1
1

Optional airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Leeds Bradford (LBA).

Manchester Airport:
130 £ pick up
260 £ return (both ways)
Leeds Bradford International Airport:
80 £ pick up
160 £ return (both ways)

Days without class

In 2018 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2018, 30.Mar.2018, 02.Apr.2018, 07.May.2018, 28.May.2018, 27.Aug.2018, 21.Dec.2018 - 31.Dec.2018.
In 2019 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2019, 19.Apr.2019, 22.Apr.2019, 06.May.2019, 27.May.2019, 26.Aug.2019, 20.Dec.2019 - 31.Dec.2019.

If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are classes recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.

English Courses

Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 8 10 12 13 24
Price in £ -- 509 484 752 715 993 944 1195 1136 1434 1363 1912 1817 2390 2271 2868 2725 3029 2878 5448 5176
Price in US$ -- 609 900 1188 1430 1715 2287 2859 3430 3623 6516
Standard course in the mornings. Afternoon classes (Tuesday - Thursday) concentrating on authentic spoken and written English.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:30  - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00  - 16:30
Required minimum language level
Elementary (A2) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 8 10 12 13 24
Price in £ -- 354 337 523 497 685 651 815 775 978 930 1304 1239 1630 1549 1956 1859 2041 1939 3648 3466
Price in US$ -- 424 626 820 975 1170 1560 1950 2340 2441 4363
Divided into two parts: grammar & communication skills. Two teachers usually share the class.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
4 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:30  - 13:00
Required minimum language level
Elementary (A2) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 8 10 12 24 36
Price in £ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3144 2987 5976 5678 8496 8072
Price in US$ -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3760 7147 10160
You can take a 3, 6 or 9 month programme to reach IELTS 5 or 5.5 at the end of the course. Then you'll be ready to take a Foundation Year course at one of the school's partners.
Classes from Monday to Friday, 9:30 to 13 of General English and on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, classes in the afternoon from 14:00 to 16:30 of IELTS preparation.
Starting dates:
02.01: 6 months
26.03: 3 months
01.10: 9 months.
Starting dates
2018: 02.Jan.2018, 26.Mar.2018, 01.Oct.2018.
2019: 07.Jan.2019, 01.Apr.2019, 07.Oct.2019.
Required minimum language level
Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ -- 1004 979 1507 1470 2007 1957 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Price in US$ -- 1233 1850 2464 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Course price includes accommodation
Homestay, Double room, Breakfast & lunch & dinner
Also includes: afternoon social programme + one evening activity per week (usually school organized disco).
Extra days can be booked at an additional cost of GBP 72 per day. Price includes
Supervision 24/7 This course takes place in a different location than main address of the school:
2-7 Woodhouse Square, LS3 1AD, Leeds
Starting dates
2018: 25.Jun.2018, 02.Jul.2018, 09.Jul.2018, 16.Jul.2018, 23.Jul.2018, 30.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018.
2019: 23.Jun.2019, 30.Jun.2019, 07.Jul.2019, 14.Jul.2019, 21.Jul.2019, 28.Jul.2019, 04.Aug.2019.
General course schedule
3 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:30  - 13:00
Required minimum language level
Elementary (A2) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12
Price in £ -- 682 648 1007 957 1322 1256 1625 1544 1950 1853 2275 2162 2600 2470 2925 2779 3250 3088 3900 3705
Price in US$ -- 816 1205 1581 1944 2332 2721 3110 3498 3887 4664
Students are asked to complete a Language Needs and Analysis form prior to arrival to better organise time spent in individual lessons.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
5 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:30  - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00  - 16:30
Required minimum language level
Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in £ -- 509 484 752 715 993 944 1195 1136 1434 1363 1673 1590 1912 1817 -- -- --
Price in US$ -- 609 900 1188 1430 1715 2001 2287 -- -- --
General English in the mornings + Business English from Tuesday to Thursday afternoons.
Starting dates
2018: 02.Jul.2018, 09.Jul.2018, 16.Jul.2018, 23.Jul.2018, 30.Jul.2018, 06.Aug.2018, 13.Aug.2018, 20.Aug.2018, 27.Aug.2018.
2019: 01.Jul.2019, 08.Jul.2019, 15.Jul.2019, 22.Jul.2019, 29.Jul.2019, 05.Aug.2019, 12.Aug.2019, 19.Aug.2019, 26.Aug.2019.
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:30  - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00  - 16:30
Required minimum language level
Upper intermediate (B2) or higher
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Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 8 10 12 13 24
Price in £ -- 509 484 752 715 993 944 1195 1136 1434 1363 1912 1817 2390 2271 2868 2725 3029 2878 5448 5176
Price in US$ -- 609 900 1188 1430 1715 2287 2859 3430 3623 6516
Standard Course in the mornings + specialised IELTS classes from Tuesday to Thursday afternoons.
Exam every month.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
6 daily lessons of 45 minutes will take place within the following possible time slots. The exact schedule will be assigned on the first day of class according to your level:
Morning: 9:30  - 13:00
Afternoon: 14:00  - 16:30
Required minimum language level
Lower intermediate (B1) or higher
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Note: All courses offered by Centre of English Studies (CES), Leeds can be reserved 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: 45 minutes
School's administrative fee: 40.00 £
Individual classesSingle individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 55 £. 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.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ -- 290 435 580 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40 55
Price in US$ 366 548 731 51 70
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night:
20 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
38 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, Air conditioning, Breakfast & lunch & dinner, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Additional Week Deposit (refundable)* One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ -- 270 405 540 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40 55
Price in US$ 340 510 680 51 70
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night:
20 £ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room.
Distance from school:
30 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast & lunch & dinner, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in £ -- -- -- 560 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 55
Price in US$ 705 70
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
No extra nights bookable.
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
7 minutes walking
Includes:
Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Access to Wifi in building (Free WIFI), No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
Special diet supplement (coeliac, gluten free, lactose free, vegan): GBP 20 per week.
Christmas holidays homestay accommodation fee (21st December 2018 – 2nd January 2019): GBP 250 per week.

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Dancing3 km
Football (soccer)5 km
Swimming8 km
Table Tennis 
Tennis5 km
Leisure programme for adults (sample):
 Sample of activities for adults (PDF)
Leisure programme for juniors (sample):
 Schedule of activities - juniors (PDF)

Reviews

City
4.4/5.0 
Organisation
4.3/5.0 
Facilities
4.2/5.0 
Social activities
3.9/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.3/5.0 
Value for money
3.8/5.0 
Accommodation
Homestay
3.9/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
3.9/5.0 
Other
3.9/5.0 
Students liked about Centre of English Studies (CES), Leeds
The location in the city, the social program separate from the teaching.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
3.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Other
4.0/5.0
Liberty Park
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: some host family accommodation are far away from the school and from the city
Other comments: the bank holiday should have been recovered
Every thing is nice.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
2.0/5.0
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
Other comments: I have no comment but I want to say thank you so much to every one who works there.
The teachers
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
2.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Other
4.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.0/5.0
The teaching method
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Other
4.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: good choice
The environment, although there were many Spaniards. The teachers.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
3.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
2.0/5.0
Other
2.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
2.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: The accommodation should be as close as possible to the city centre, due to the lack of public transport at night. The accommodation was far from perfect. the family was very nice but English people have a complete different view towards cleaning. Something to take into account.

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