Language School London Eltham

Do you want to study English in the energetic and vibrant capital of England, yet not want to miss out on the English countryside? Then Eurocentres London Greenwich-Eltham very cleverly combines the benefits of both worlds.
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    Situated in the safe, pleasant and residential neighbourhood of Eltham and set within the beautiful grounds of Eltham Palace.

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    A newly refurbished school, with bright and spacious classrooms and equipped with cutting edge educational technology.

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    A choice of either residential or homestay accommodation, within easy reach of the school.

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    Experience the perfect balance of study, culture, entertainment and night-life.

Study English in Eurocentres London Greenwich-Eltham

Eltham is part of the London Royal Borough of Greenwich. Since 1997 this has been a world UNESCO heritage site, an ideal setting for our Eurocentres language school. Our range of language courses and the school itself are high quality, making it possible for you to enjoy an unforgettable language stay abroad.
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Courses available at this school

Take a look at the courses available for this school:
  • General Language

    Gain fluency and confidence in English and 21st Century Skills while you build the transferable skills you'll need to thrive in our increasingly connected world.
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  • English for Beginners

    English for Beginners at Eurocentres is a supportive, structured course that accommodates learners who have had very little exposure to English. Surrounded by other students at the same level as you, this course gives you the opportunity to build confidence and get to grips with the basics, step-by-step.
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  • PET

    Supplement your Eurocentres qualification with a Preliminary English Test (PET) Cambridge Certificate. PET is recognised by employers as testing the minimum level for language in the workplace.
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  • FCE

    The Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE) is one of the most commonly attained language certificates worldwide; it enjoys an excellent reputation among many universities and companies.
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  • Cambridge Advanced English (CAE)

    A CAE course at Eurocentres prepares students to take the Cambridge English Advanced Exam, a qualification recognised by thousands of organisations across the globe.
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  • IELTS

    The IELTS exam has a very specific format with in-depth instructions and a complex scoring system. For students to achieve a high score in IELTS, it is vital that they not only have good language skills, but that they also understand the exam they will be taking.
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  • Language Semester/Year

    For bookings of 22 weeks or more, you can choose to change your school, course, or destination every 12 weeks. This provides flexibility and diverse international experiences, as well as prolonged exposure to the language of your studies.
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  • Private Lessons

    Whether you're taking exam classes or general language, adding private lessons to your schedule is a great way to improve your language skills quickly.
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95% of our students find a job within 3 months

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The teachers and staff don’t just help you because it is their job. I felt like I was in a family, every break, every week, every weekend and all the times we went on a trip together. Eurocentres is more than just a school.

Erich K. K. Guerra, Brasil

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I think I will never forget the countless experiences that I have had in the school and with friends I made. Eurocentres is definitely a great school because of its personalised education and focus on every student’s needs. 

Michelle Larios, Colombia

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The best way to learn English: small classes, focus on IELTS and FCE exams, good teachers.

Luisa Gazzano, Italy

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Eurocentres has been amazing. You learn the language in a dynamic way while you meet people from all around the world. The teachers are very good and helpful. I would definitely recommend Eurocentres, you will have a once in a lifetime experience.

Mateo Monsalve, Ecuador

School information

The school building was extensively refurbished in 2013 and is equipped with state of the art educational technology. Classrooms are bright and spacious and are fitted with Interactive whiteboards. As well as having WIFI throughout the building, there is a computer room where students can access their digital learning platform (My.Eurocentres) and a self-access learning area. Our teachers undergo regular professional training sessions in order to keep up to date with the latest methodologies and personalise content for the students.

All students receive fortnightly one to one tutorials, regular level testing and feedback with study suggestions. Leisure facilities include a large communal area where students can have refreshments, with access to fridges, microwaves and hot and cold drinks. Students can relax during breaks by playing table football or table tennis in the outdoor patio area. The school is surrounded by green space and you can see the horses strolling through the meadows from your classroom.
  • 17 classrooms
  • Computer room
  • Garden
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Student lounge
  • Learning centre
  • Vending machines
  • WiFi
  • Wheelchair accessible

City Sights

The school is situated in the safe, pleasant and residential neighbourhood of Eltham, only a couple of miles from Greenwich and just a 25 minutes train journey into the heart of London (London Bridge, London Victoria and Charing Cross). The building is set within the beautiful grounds of Eltham Palace, an impressive example of Tudor architecture and Art Deco interior design. Eurocentres students get complimentary access to this English Heritage attraction, complete with a visitor centre, souvenir shop, cafe and outdoor picnic area.

Timetable

20 lessons a week: 
Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm (Morning classes only). 
25 lessons a week: 
Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm + two afternoons, 2:00pm to 4:10pm.
30 lessons a week: 
Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm + four afternoons, 2:00pm to 4:10pm (Monday to Thursday).

How to Get There

Eltham is well connected with public transport, there are bus stops only a 2 minute walk from the schooland the nearest train station is just a 7 minute walk from the school. For students in homestay accommodation, we guarantee that you will be either walking distance or only one direct bus journey from the school.

Costs of Living (approx.)

Bus ride: 4 GBP
Clubbing: 16 GBP
Soft drink: 2.50 GBP
Coffee: 3.50 GBP
Dinner: 11 GBP
Fast food: 6 GBP
Movie: 11 GBP
Estimated pocket money / week: 200 GBP

Facts & Figures

Time Zone:
UTC +0 (GMT Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC +1 (BST British Summer Time)

Population:
8 500 000

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What teachers say about the Language School London Eltham?

A language stay abroad in Eurocentres London Greenwich Eltham certainly promises English language learning in green and quiet surroundings. However, thanks to a short train ride of just 25 minutes, you can also step right into the heart of this English metropolis.

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Accommodation

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Lewisham, London from £295 per week

  • Chapter Lewisham Residence
    46 Thurston Road
    London
    SE13 7SD
    England
  • Chapter Lewisham is located in South East London and was designed to include amazing social spaces and rooms. Situated in the heart of this vibrant and well connected corner of the capital, offering excellent transport links (Zone 2) to many London hotspots and into central London.

    Bronze Studio rooms are approximately 17m² in size. These student rooms come with a compact double bed, an en suite bathroom, private kitchenette, study area and storage space. The rooms include a bed, chair, desk and wardrobe. The en suite bathrooms contain a shower, toilet and sink. The shared kitchens have a 2 ring induction hob, a combination microwave/grill/oven, an under-counter fridge with freezer drawer, and a sink.
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • WiFi
  • Shared facilities
  • Bedding
  • Fridge
  • Mixed gender floors

Distance to school by public transport (in minutes): 25 | Nearest public transport: Lewisham

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Shared apartments, London from £235 per week

  • Shared Apartments
    Zone 2
    Various locations in Canada Water
    London
  • Please note: This accommodation will be organized by a third party agency.
     
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wifi
  • Shared Facilities
  • Mixed-gender floors
  • Bedding

Distance to school by public transport (in minutes): 35 | Nearest public transport: Canada Water

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Homestay

Home stay, London from £150 - £265 per week

  • Homestay
    London

    England

  • There are a variety of homestays available to suit everyone – from families with children, to single owner occupiers, to retired couples. All of our homestay providers including professional agencies if used, have been carefully chosen, and are regularly inspected. Bedrooms are clean and comfortable and all students will be provided with a place for quiet study.

    Special diets such as Halal, gluten free, vegan, lactose intolerance or kosher available on request and with a weekly extra charge.
  • Laundry facilities
  • Room cleaning
  • Wifi
  • Shared Facilities
  • Bedding
  • Fridge
  • Mixed-gender floors

Distance to school by public transport (in minutes): up to 45

Activities overview

Eurocentres offers a fantastic variety of free time activities, in which to meet people from other countries and immerse yourself in London's environment and culture. Pub nights, theatre evenings in London's famous West End, student rate tickets for some of the best clubs in London are a few of the ways to experience the capital's vibrant night-life.You can also book discounted tickets in the school for London's many attractions (the Tower of London, the London Eye and Madame Tussauds to name but a few). If you are a fan of the "beautiful game" why not buy tickets to see the likes of Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur in their home stadiums at competitive prices? The school's "Social Organiser" will promote weekly activities for both in and outside the school which allow you to practise your English skills with fellow students by getting involved the school's leisure activities.

Social Activities

Explore everything the UK has to offer with day or overnight excursions to other famous cities such as Cambridge, Oxford, Stonehenge & Bath and Edinburgh.

  • Day trips from £30
  • Weekend excursions from £129
  • Weekend excursion to Paris by Eurostar from £249

Featured Courses

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    General English

    Gain fluency and confidence
    in English and 21st Century Skills.
    • Entry level: 2–9/A2–C1
    • General Language
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    IELTS Preparation

    The IELTS exam certifies your English level
    and opens your doors to new opportunities
    • Entry level: 4–9/B1–C1
    • Lessons per week: 25/30
    • Duration: 2–52 week
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    OET Preparation

    OET is an international English language test
    that assesses the language communication
    skills of healthcare professionals
    • Covers all four language skills
    • Emphasis on communication in
      a healthcare environment.
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