Dates and Prices of all our English courses and options


Courses in Bristol 2022

  2-6 weeks 7-12 weeks 13-24 weeks 25+ weeks

General English 20 Lessons (15 hours)

£254 / week £243 / week £232 / week £211 / week

General English 30 Lessons (22.5 hours)

£289 / week £278 / week £267 / week £246 / week

General English + IELTS (22.5 hours)

£289 / week £278 / week £267 / week £246 / week

General English + Cambridge (22.5 hours)

£289 / week £278 / week £267 / week £246 / week
Book a course in Bristol
  • A £45 registration fee applies to all courses
  • For courses of 2+ weeks a coursebook fee applies - see details in 'Other fees and prices' below
  • For 2022 supplement of £16 per week will be added in high season (20th June - 19th August 2022) to the courses above. 
  • Minimum age for adult General English / Exam preparation courses = 16
 Junior English Winter (4th January - 28th January 2022) £285 / week n/a n/a n/a
 Junior English Spring (11th - 23rd April 2022) £295 / week n/a n/a n/a
Junior English Summer (20th June - 19th August 2022) £295 / week n/a n/a n/a
10-Week ** B1 First/C1 Advanced/C2 Proficiency Cambridge English exam course 2022See dates below £2,748 (includes coursebooks and exam fee)
9-Week ** C2 Proficiency Cambridge English exam course 2022 £2,473 (includes coursebooks and exam fee)
Intensive Cambridge Exam course £1,398 (includes coursebooks and exam fee)
First (B2) dates - 10 week course Advanced (C1) dates - 10 week course Proficiency dates (C2) - 9/10 week course
3 Oct - 9 Dec 2022 / exam date 10 Dec 2022 3 Oct - 9 Dec 2022 / exam date 10 Dec 2022 26 Sep - 2 Dec 2022 / exam date 1 Dec 2022
One-to-One English £75 per hour, £650 for 10 hours
Gold, Silver and Bronze One-to-one packages Gold: £4,400, Silver: £2,695, Bronze: £1,100
Best of Bristol 45+ course 2 weeks £988 
OET Preparation course £397
Foreign Teachers of English Course £678 
CELTA Course £1,287.50 + VAT (2022), £1,377.50 + VAT (2023) **includes Cambridge exam fee
CELTA Introductory course £150 (*If taking the CELTA course at IH Bristol within 3 months of the Introductory course, students will have the Introductory course cost deducted from their CELTA course fees)
Specialist courses Prices on request

All courses above subject to sufficient numbers

Offers cannot be combined

**students can enrol for fewer than 10 weeks if less preparation is required. Minimum numbers may apply.


Homestay Accommodation


Accommodation Placement Fee Half Board Self Catering
2022 Homestay family, adult students £45 £183 / week £149 / week
2022 Homestay family, 16 & 17 year olds on adult courses £45 £193 / week -
2022 Homestay

family, junior students (12-17 years old*)

£45 Full board: £240/week in summer (incl. bus travel and sandwich lunch)
Additional Information, Supplements and Fees
  • All prices are per person; there is no difference in price for double occupancy of the same room
  • Students arriving after 11pm incur a late arrival fee of £21 
  • Single week bookings: rate is based on Sunday arrival & Saturday departure (6 nights/13 nights/20/nights/27 nights etc)
  • Additional nights 2022: Adult Half Board: £32 Adult Self-Catering: £29, Junior Full Board: £39
  • Weekly supplement for Halal or gluten free food: £21 
  • If you want to change accommodation during your course, a new accommodation finding fee of £45 will be charged. We will charge an additional fee of up to £45 if you decide to extend your stay with your host family for more than the original number of weeks.
  • There is an additional transaction fee of £5 if you pay for your accommodation in several small amounts. We will ask for £5 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 per week on top of the normal cost of your accommodation.
  • If you wish to stay elsewhere but keep your belongings at your accommodation during the two-week Christmas holiday and return to the same family afterwards, you will need to a pay a Christmas retainer fee (50% of the usual weekly price)
  • Junior homestay price based on a shared twin bedroom, single rooms may be available on a request basis.
  • 16 May 2022: we've had to increase our 2022 accommodation rates with immediate effect. We will honour the previously published rates for existing bookings and enquiries.


A supplement of £16 per week will be added to all adult student homestay accommodation in high season (20th June - 19th August 2022)


Summer residence en-suite rooms (18 years+ students)

SUMMER RESIDENCE 2022 Description Rate

Unite House

18th June - 4th September 2022

Unite House (Unite) is a modern, comfortable university residence, in close walking distance of the school. 

IH Bristol rents 'IH Bristol-only' flats for IH Bristol students each summer. Students from other schools will also be in the same building, but in seperate flats.

Flats have en-suite bedrooms with shared kitchen facilities. Each flat has 6 or 7 bedrooms. 

Other great features are:

  • Single rooms with private ensuite bathrooms (shower)
  • 3/4 bed (this is larger than a single bed) with additional storage space under the matress
  • Bedding, 2 towels included
  • Self-catering, shared kitchen (shared between the 6-7 IH Bristol students in each flat)
  • Kitchen equipment included (pots, pans, cutlery, glasses, cups, plates, bowls and utensils)
  • Shared communal areas - includes table tennis, table football, American pool, cinema room and access to PS4 & Netflix, quiet study space
  • Reception service + 24/7 access to Unite residence emergency contact centre
  • Free Wi-Fi
£210 per week + £45 accommodation placement fee


Apartment Accommodation (independent living, 18 years+)

Apartments 2022 Description Rate
Clifton Short Lets

If you want an independent option, Clifton Short Lets offer flexible accommodation within a 10-minute walk in the heart of Clifton.  International House

students are able to receive a 10% discount on their rates which include WiFi, bills, council tax and VAT by using the code 'INTHOUSE'.

Just click on the Clifton Short Lets link to visit their website and choose the option which is best for you. If you have any problems with

your booking, let us know and we can contact them to help you.

Only available to students aged 18 years and over. Students book direct with Clifton Short Lets because this is not IH Bristol's accommodation.

prices start from around £140 per week



Other fees & prices 2022


Description Price
Course registration fee £45
Materials fee

2022: £33 for full-time adult courses  of 2-12 weeks. £22 supplement each for exam courses (excluding 10/4 week Cambridge Preparation courses) and courses 13+ weeks long. This fee includes coursebook and all other course materials. For 1 week adult courses, a coursebook is optional; photocopied/scanned materials can be provided instead.

Accommodation finding fee £45
Airport transfer from Bristol (one way)

£59 for adults, price for under-18s escorted transfer £77

Airport transfer from Heathrow (one way)

£229 for adults, price for under-18s escorted transfer £241

Airport transfer from Gatwick (one way)

£267 for adults, price for under-18s escorted transfer £271

Unaccompanied minor service £21 one way

Further information is detailed below

Low season, high season and UK holidays



  •  Low Season: 4 January to 17 June and 22 August to 23 December 2022
  •  High season: 20 June to 19 August 2022

The school will be closed on the following days:

  • 2 January 2022, 18 April, 2 May, 2-3 June, 29 August, 24 December 2022 - 3 January 2023
  • (open for English language student classes Friday 15th Bank Holiday until 1pm)

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