International House World Bristol Speaking to the World

Dates and prices of courses

Course fees 2014


Price Per Week


Course 2-6 weeks 7-12 weeks 13-24 weeks 25 Weeks +
General English £220 £210 £200 £190
Intensive English £250 £240 £230 £220
General English + IELTS £250 £240 £230 £220
General English + Cambridge Preparation £250 £240 £230 £220
Summer Junior English 2014 £270 (2-8 weeks)   n/a n/a
Summer FCE/CAE Prep ( 4 week course, 28th July - 22nd August) £1200 including exam fee      
One to One lessons £60 per hour £500 for 10 hours    
Work Placement £395 fixed fee      
Specialist Courses Prices on request      

Courses start every Monday EXCEPT our beginner/elementary classes, which start on the following dates:

  • February 17th 2014
  • March 31st 2014
  • May 12th 2014
  • June 30th 2014

High Season: A supplement of £15 per week will be applied to General/Intensive course fees.

Free Insurance is included in the cost of all of our English courses.

The Summer Junior English price includes a Bristol bus pass. For other free extras, see the General English course page.

You can join a General or Intensive English course on most Monday's. For Cambridge or IELTS preparation course start dates and availability please make an enquiry.


Accommodation  2014

2013/2014 Registration Full board Half board Self Catering
Homestay family, adult students  £40 -

£140 per week

£20 per week supplement if you require Halal food


£120 per week in 2014

Shared apartments

(Clifton area, walking distance from the school, 18 y.o.+ only)

 £40 - -

1 - 6 weeks + £150 per week

7 weeks + £130 per week

Junior homestay  £40 £170 per week - -

A supplement of £12 per week will be added to all adult student accommodation options in high season.


* The fee for finding accommodation at the start of a course is £40.00. If you want to change accommodation, a new accommodation finding fee (£40) will be charged. We will charge an additional fee of up to £40.00 if you decide to extend your stay with your host family for more than the original number of weeks.

* There is also an additional transaction fee of £5.00 if you pay for your accommodation in several small amounts. We will ask for £5.00 each time you make an additional payment.

If you wish to stay in your accommodation during the two-week Christmas holiday, you will need to a pay a supplement of £45.00 per week on top of the normal cost of your accommodation.

Other fees & prices 2014

Description   Prices 2014
Course registration fee   £40
Accommodation finding fee   £40
Airport transfer from Bristol (one way)   £40 for adults, price for Under 18s escorted transfer £77.50
Airport transfer from Heathrow (one way)   £205 for adults, price for Under 18s escorted transfer on request
Airport transfer from Gatwick (one way)   £220 for adults, price for Under 18s escorted transfer on request

Note: For details of public transport to and from airports, visit the National Express Airports page


Further information is detailed below

Bank details are given below.Intensive Courses courses  2014

Cambridge exam preparation courses 2014

Course Date duration
GE 20 hours    FCE / CAE / CPE preparation course Jan 13th - March 14th 2014 (CPE March 7th finish) 13 weeks
GE 20 hours    FCE / CAE / CPE preparation course 17th March - 6th June 2014 (CPE 13th  June finish) 12 weeks
GE 20 hours    FCE / CAE / CPE preparation course 8th Sept - 28th November 2014 (CPE 5th December finish) 14 Weeks
Please note: Some final written exams will take place on one day in the final week of the course.

It is possible to join the Cambridge exam preparation course on any Monday. However, booking for the dates shown above will give you the fullest, most comprehensive preparation.

    High season supplement

    £15 per week will be added to the above course fees during the high season.

    Note: during High Season, the price of the course includes most weekday social programme events but one weekday evening event and the full-day trip on Saturday costs an extra twelve pounds per week.

    Vacation Summer course and Academic Preparation course for junior students 2014 (Clifton College, residential accommodation)

    Please download price list/application form for Academic Preparation course from here.

    Please download price list/application form for Vacation Summer course from here.

    Low season, high season and UK holidays

    • Low season 2014: 6th January 2014 - 13th June 2014 and 1st September 2014 – 19th December 2014
    • High season 2014: 16th June 2014 - 29th August 2014
    • For information about public UK holidays see this page on the Direct Gov website.


    The school will be closed on the following days in 2014:

    • 1-3 January, 21 April, 5 May 2014, 26 May 2014, 25 August 2014, 20 December 2014 - 4 January 2015 inclusive
    • 18 April is a bank holiday. However the school will be open as ususal on this day.

    Note: no refunds will be given for the days when the school is closed for bank holidays.

    Bank details

    Please use the invoice number and then the student's name as the reference for your payment.

    Bank Address Barclays Bank, Bristol Business Centre, PO BOX 324, Park House, Newbrick Rd, Stoke Gifford, Bristol BS34 8ZJ
    Bank Code 20 - 13 - 42
    Account Name International House Bristol Limited
    Account Number 50183350
    IBAN Number GB97 BARC 2013 4250 1833 50
    BIC (Swift Code) BARCGB22