Dates & Fees 2024


Courses in Bristol 2024

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

General English 20 Lessons (15 hours)

£298 / week £284 / week £271 / week £247 / week

General English 30 Lessons (22.5 hours)

£332 / week £319 / week £306 / week £282 / week

General English + IELTS (22.5 hours)

£332 / week £319 / week £306 / week £282 / week

General English + Cambridge (22.5 hours)

£332 / week £319 / week £306 / week £282 / week
Book a course in Bristol
  • A £51 registration fee applies to all courses
  • For courses of 2+ weeks a coursebook fee applies - see details in 'Other fees and prices' below
  • For 2024 supplement of £19 per week will be added in High Season (17th June - 16th August 2024) to the courses above. 
  • Minimum age for adult General English / Exam preparation courses = 16
 Junior English Winter (8 January - 2 February 2024) £314 / week n/a n/a n/a
Junior English Spring
(8 - 19 April 2024)
£314 / week n/a n/a n/a
Junior English Summer (17 June - 16 August 2024) £345 / week n/a n/a n/a
10-Week ** B1 First/C1 Advanced/C2 Proficiency Cambridge English exam course 2024See dates below £3,205 (includes coursebooks and exam fee)
9-Week ** C2 Proficiency Cambridge English exam course 2024( 2 January- 1 March 2024) £2,910 (includes coursebooks and exam fee)
Intensive Cambridge Exam course ( 29 July  - 23 August 2024, preparing for Cambridge B2, and Cambridge C1 exams (B2- 22nd C1-23rd) £1,617 (includes coursebooks and exam fee)
First (B2) dates - 10 week course Advanced (C1) dates - 10 week course Proficiency dates (C2) - 9/10 week course
8 Jan - 15  Mar 2024 / exam date 15 Mar 2024 8 Jan - 15  Mar 2024 / exam date 16 Mar 2024 2 Jan - 1  Mar 2024 / exam date 2 Mar 2024

2 April (Monday 1st April is a Bank Holiday, UK, school closed) - 7 June 2024 / exam date 4 June 2024

2 Apr (Monday 1st April is a Bank Holiday, UK, school closed) - 7 June 2024 / exam date 5 June 2024 2 Apr (Monday 1st April is a Bank Holiday, UK, school closed) - 7 June 2024 / exam date 9 June 2024
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23 Sep- 29 Nov 2024 / exam date 26 Nov 2024 23 Sep - 29 Nov 2024 / exam date 27 Nov 2024 30 Sep -  6 Dec 2024 / exam date 5 Dec 2024
One-to-One English £90 per hour, £790 for 10 hours
Gold, Silver and Bronze One-to-one packages TBC

Best of Bristol 45+ course

(10-21 June 2024 or 12-23 August 2024)

2 weeks £1104
OET Preparation course £428

Foreign Teachers of English Course

22nd July - 2nd August 2024


CELTA Course

CELTA taster course £108 (If enrolling onto a full CELTA course at IH Bristol within 3 months of the CELTA Taster, students are entitled to a £50 discount applied to their CELTA course fees.)
Specialist courses Prices on request
  • A £51 registration fee applies to all courses
  • For adult courses of 2+ weeks a coursebook fee applies - see details in 'Other fees and prices' below
  • For 2024 supplement of £19 per week will be added in High Season (17th June - 16th August 2024) to the adult courses above.

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
2024 Homestay, adult students £51 £217 / week £180 / week
2024 Homestay, 16 & 17 year olds on adult courses £51 £229 / week -
2024 Homestay, junior students (14-17 years old*) £51

Full board: £284/week in summer (incl. bus travel and sandwich lunch)

*minimum booking duration for homestay if you're not travelling with a group: 2 weeks

2024 Homestay, junior students (12-13 years old)  

Homestay for students under 14 may be offered if the student is travelling with a group leader, or staying with an older 14 years+ sibling, or is a family member of a former IH Bristol student, please enquire.


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 at their homestay after 11pm/ before 6am incur a late arrival/ early departure fee of £35
  • Single week bookings (adults courses): rate is based on Sunday arrival & Saturday departure (6 nights/13 nights/20/nights/27 nights etc)
  • Additional nights 2024: Adult Half Board: £42, Adult Self-Catering: £40, Adult Residence: £TBC Junior Full Board: £45 
  • Weekly supplement for Halal or gluten free food: £50
  • If you want to change accommodation during your course, a new accommodation finding fee of £51 will be charged. We will charge an additional fee of up to £51 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 £51 per week on top of the normal cost of your accommodation
  • If you wish to keep your belongings at your accommodation while you go away, including the two-week Christmas holiday, and return to the same homestay afterwards you will need to a pay a retainer fee (50% of the usual weekly price; "leave luggage" rate only available in 1 week blocks)
  • Junior homestay price based on a shared twin bedroom, single rooms may be available on a request basis

A supplement of £19 per week will be added to all homestay accommodation for students on the Adult’s course in High Season.

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

SUMMER RESIDENCE 2024 Description Rate


22nd June - 25th August 2024

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. Check-in from 4pm, check-out before 10am.

Other great features are:

  • Single rooms with private ensuite bathrooms (shower, wet-room)
  • 3/4 bed (this is larger than a single bed) with additional storage space under the matress
  • Bedding, with 2 towels included
  • Self-catering, shared kitchen (shared between the approximately 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
  • Laundry facilities available on site (students pay for this on site each time, or use a local laundrette)
  • Students clean their own rooms during their stay; communal areas are cleaned by IH Bristol cleaning team once per week (we replace the kitchen tea towels with clean ones each week also)
  • Reception service + 24/7 access to Unite residence emergency contact centre
  • Free Wi-Fi
£270 per week + £51 accommodation placement fee


Apartment Accommodation (independent living, 18 years+)

Apartments 2024 Description  

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.


Your Apartment


Your apartment provide a variety of serviced apartments located across Bristol. The company provid apartments in the city centreTemple Meads, near Bristol University and in the famous Clifton Village. Your Apartment offer short-term letting across all of their serviced apartments in Bristol, meaning that you can rent an apartment for as little as two nights to 6 months.

International House students are able to receive a 20% discount on their rates.

Your can find the full list of properties with their specifications: here




Other fees & prices 2024


Description Price
Course registration fee £51
Materials fee

2024: £37 for full-time adult courses  of 2-12 weeks. £25 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 £51
Airport transfer from Bristol (one way)

£76 for adults, price for under-18s escorted transfer £99

Airport transfer from Heathrow (one way)

£307  for adults, price for under-18s escorted transfer £322

Airport transfer from Gatwick (one way)

£357  for adults, price for under-18s escorted transfer £363

Unaccompanied minor service £25 one way
Insurance £6.65 per week

Further information is detailed below

Low season, high season and UK holidays



  •  Low Season: 02 January to 14 June and 19 August to 20 December 2024
  •  High season: 17 June to 16 August 2024

The school will be closed on the following days:

  • Monday 1st January Bank Holiday
  • Friday 29th March*, Good Friday (*please note for English language classes, we will be open for classes, until 1pm)
  • Monday 1st April (Easter Monday) Bank Holiday
  • Monday 6th May Bank Holiday 
  • Monday May 27th Bank Holiday 
  • 26th August Bank Holiday 
  • 21st December 2024- 1st January 2025 (closed for Christmas holiday week)
  • Note: no refunds will be given for the days when the school is closed for bank holidays.