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English school in Exeter: Globe English Centre

Globe English Centre has ceased operations - Permanently closed down

Globe English Centre

The language school Globe English Centre was founded in Exeter, England UK in 1978. The school is located in a quiet street in the city centre. It is a 5-minute walk from the main shops, sports facilities and stations. It is also only 20 minutes from the seaside and 2 hours from London.

Accreditations and Quality seals

British councilEnglish UKIALC Preferential Terms in Case of Visa Refusal

Facilities

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Computer lab

  • Library

  • Movie rental

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Movie room

  • Games room

  • Lounge

  • Garden

  • Balcony / terrace

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Billiards

  • Table soccer / football

  • Free coffee

  • Free water dispenser

  • Free WIFI

  • Free parking

Classroom equipment

  • TV in all classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

35

Number of public PC workstations:

30

Facilities for disabled students

  • Disabled car park

  • Wheelchair access to classroom

  • Disabled toilet

  • Wheelchair access to reception

  • Wheelchair access to cafeteria

  • Adapted for students with learning difficulty

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Organized activities
  • INCLUDED Internet access and use of school computers
  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED For junior courses: every afternoon free organized leisure program
  • INCLUDED For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week
  • INCLUDED Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students
  • INCLUDED Optional language workshops

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: 60
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 30
  • Junior courses in summer: 200
  • Junior courses throughout the year: 100

Average age of students

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 7
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 7
  • Junior courses in summer: 7
  • Junior courses throughout the year: 7

Minimum age of students

  • 18 years
  • 6 years for specific Junior courses

The school is an official exam center

The following language examinations can be taken directly at the school:

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):

7
21
2
6
1
5
11
1
9
7
4

Optional airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Exeter International (EXT).

London Heathrow Airport:
240 £ pick up
480 £ return (both ways)
Bristol Airport:
100 £ pick up
200 £ return (both ways)
London Gatwick Airport:
275 £ pick up
550 £ return (both ways)
Exeter Airport:
20 £ pick up
40 £ return (both ways)

Days without class

In 2020 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2020 - 03.Jan.2020 - 21.Dec.2020.
School policy regarding bank holidays:Full number of lost classes are made up

Reviews

4.3/5.0

Rating: 4.3/5.0

City

Rating: 4.4/5.0

4.4/5.0 
Organisation

Rating: 4.5/5.0

4.5/5.0 
Facilities

Rating: 4.1/5.0

4.1/5.0 
Social activities

Rating: 4.3/5.0

4.3/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language

Rating: 4.5/5.0

4.5/5.0 
Value for money

Rating: 4.0/5.0

4.0/5.0 
Accommodation
Homestay

Rating: 4.1/5.0

4.1/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)

Rating: 4.0/5.0

4.0/5.0 
Other
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Students liked about Globe English Centre, Exeter
Very high quality teachers, social activities and excursions
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Other
4.0/5.0
The methodology and teachers.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
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
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Always speak in English, even among students of the same origin
I came when there were not too many students, so I could speak much more during the course
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
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
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
The lessons were very interesting.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Other
4.0/5.0
Personal attention, welcoming and social Programme
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Electrical adapter (EU-UK)
Other comments: The varied students Efficient staff always happy to help you

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    FAQ about Globe English Centre, Exeter

  • English courses at Globe English Centre start at 210 £ for Work Experience (EU Nationals only) course with 20 lessons per week. When booking here you get the guaranteed best price.
  • The accommodation Executive Homestay is the most popular among all our clients of Globe English Centre
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from London Heathrow Airport (240 £), Bristol Airport (100 £), London Gatwick Airport (275 £), Exeter Airport (20 £)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Globe English Centre varies from 1 students (One-to-One) to 15 students (Junior Discovery Program)
  • 100% of teachers at Globe English Centre hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Globe English Centre comes from France with a 21% representation, followed by students from Italy (11%) and Switzerland (9%).
  • Globe English Centre offers courses from 6 years (Junior Explorers Program, 20 lessons per week) to 99. Average age is 30 during the summer and 27 for the rest of the year.

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