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Colchester English Study Centre, ColchesterFavorites heart icon

Rating: 4.2/5.0

4.2/5.095 reviews

Rating: 4.3/5.0

Quality of teaching

Rating: 3.7/5.0

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School accredited by British council School accredited by English UK (English United Kingdom)

The school is located less than 10 minutes walk from the town centre in a well-maintained Georgian building in a... More

Main Course - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 14
FREE cancellation
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615£ 588£
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Rating: 4.2/5.0

4.2/5.0 | 95 reviews

What I liked the most was the atmosphere in the classroom, especially with the teacher Brian, and the help from Rubén before I arrived. Thank you very much
Modernizing the software and change the PCs. Less Spaniards in every group.

2 September 2011
Course: Main Course - 3 weeks
Student age: 65 years


Rating: 4.2/5.0

4.2/5.0 | 95 reviews

Teachers were very professional and teaching techniques were appropriate to the level of the students.
Excellent school, especially for elementary / intermediate levels

2 November 2010
Course: Main Course - 6 weeks
Student age: 31 years


Rating: 4.2/5.0

4.2/5.0 | 95 reviews

Professionalism of the teachers.
Adoption of traditional methods of teaching perhaps because of some means' obsolete that the school provides.

17 August 2010
Course: Main Course - 2 weeks
Student age: 47 years


Rating: 4.2/5.0

4.2/5.0 | 95 reviews

free coach trip on bank holiday, dramatic pronunciation on every Tuesday and lovely teachers!!
You can go to the cinema ODEON,many pubs,shops and so on which are near CESC. CESC is in a good location!! I had stayed at CESC only 6 weeks,but I could make many friends who are Polish,Korean,French,Czech,Turkish,Taiwanese,Japanese,Swiss and more!!

10 June 2009
Course: Main Course - 5 weeks
Student age: 24 years


Key Facts about Colchester

Colchester: Colchester is England´s oldest town located in the heart of the Essex countryside and near the coastline. Colchester is only forty-five minutes away by train from the Centre of London.

Population: 110,000

Time zone: +10h. (GMT +0)

Region: England, Essex

Currency: GBP (1 GBP = 1.3027 USD)

Colchester quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.1/5.0

4.1/5.0 (100 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 180 days. Documentation regarding purpose of visit must be shown at the border in order to enter the country. For Study purposes: letter of enrolment from school, accommodation arrangements and proof of payments to the relevant institutions. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

High season: July

Low season: December

Average course price per week: 259 £

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (England UK average):3.15 £ (29% cheaper than in USA)
    Mains electricity:
    • Plug Type G
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

    Arrival Airports

    Stansted (STN) - 45 km. from Colchester city center

    Public transportation to city center:

    Every 180 minutes, 10,00 GBP, 60 minutes.

    Main stops: Stansted Airport London, Braintree, Marks Tey, Colchester

    Taxi: 132 £, 40 minutes drive to city center of Colchester

    Direct international flights from:
    • United Kingdom: Belfast International, Derry, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow International, Guernsey, Newquay
    • Ireland: Cork, Dublin, Kerry, Knock, Shannon
    • USA: Las Vegas Mccarran, Orlando International, Orlando Sanford
    London City (LCY) - 72 km. from Colchester city center

    Public transportation to city center:

    Every 30 minutes, 22,00 GBP, 50 minutes.

    Main stops: Stratford (London) Rail Station, Shenfield Rail Station, Ingatestone Rail Station, Chelmsford Rail Station, Witham (Essex) Rail Station, Colchester Rail Station

    Taxi: 70 minutes drive to city center of Colchester

    Direct international flights from:
    • United Kingdom: Aberdeen, Belfast City, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Exeter, Glasgow International, Guernsey, Jersey, Ronaldsway
    • Ireland: Dublin
    Luton (LTN) - 87 km. from Colchester city center

    Public transportation to city center:

    Every 20 minutes, 42,00 GBP, 170 minutes.

    Main stops: Luton Airport Parkway, Farringdon + Farringdon Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station + London Liverpool Street, Colchester

    Every 60 minutes, 20,00 GBP, 200 minutes.

    Main stops: Luton Airport, Stanstted Airport London + Stansted Airport London, Colchester

    Taxi: 90 minutes drive to city center of Colchester

    London Heathrow (LHR) - 105 km. from Colchester city center

    Public transportation to city center:

    Every 20 minutes, 50,00 GBP, 120 minutes.

    Main stops: Heathrow Terminals 1-3, London Paddington – Lancaster Gate Underground Station, Oxford Circus Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station – London Liverpool Stree, Stratford (London), Chelmsford, Colchester

    Every 180 minutes, 30,00 GBP, 150 minutes.

    Main stops: Heathrow Airport London (Terminals 2, 3), Stansted Airport London, Braintree, Marks Tey, Colchester Bus Station

    Taxi: 90 minutes drive to city center of Colchester

    Direct international flights from:
    • USA: Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson, Austin-Bergstrom, Baltimore Washington International, Boston Logan International, Charlotte Douglas, Chicago O'Hare International, Dallas Fort Worth International, Denver International, Detroit Wayne County, Houston George Bush Intercntl., Las Vegas Mccarran, Los Angeles International, Miami International, Minneapolis St Paul, New York John F. Kennedy, New York Newark, Philadelphia International, Phoenix Sky Harbor, Portland, Raleigh / Durham, Salt Lake City, San Diego International, San Francisco International, San Jose International, Seattle / Tacoma International, Washington Dulles
    • Canada: Calgary, Halifax International, Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Ottawa International, St John's, Toronto Pearson International, Vancouver International
    • South Africa: Cape Town, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo
    • Singapore: Singapore Changi
    London Gatwick (LGW) - 111 km. from Colchester city center

    Public transportation to city center:

    Every 15 minutes, 34,00 GBP, 150 minutes.

    Main stops: Gatwick Airport Station, Redhill, East Croydon Station, Blackfriars Station, Farringdon Station – Liverpool Street Station, Stratford, Shenfield, Chelmsford, Colchester

    Taxi: 130 minutes drive to city center of Colchester

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