Prices

Prices

2020 Prices

All prices are per week.

Payment is due 30 days after the invoice issue date and no later than 4 weeks in advance.

All bookings are subject to availability.

You are also required to purchase the course book and pay a non refundable registration fee.  If you require additional documents to support a visa application, an additional fee will be charged.

Dates and fees information for exams can be found on on our Exam dates and fees page

Please ensure you have read and understood the school’s terms and conditions before booking your course.

Course book £30 per level/per course
Registration fee (non refundable) £45
Visa Documents £55

If you are preparing for an exam and would like to sit the exam in Manchester then you should view our Exam dates and fees page.

General English courses>

Price per week

General English 15 hours per week 1-7 weeks £175
8-12 weeks £170
13-23 weeks £165
24-35 weeks £160
36-44 weeks £155
General English 25 hours per week 1-7 weeks £250
8-12 weeks £245
13-23 weeks £240
24-35 weeks £235
36-44 weeks £230

Exam Preparation courses>

  • English + Academic IELTS
  • English + Cambridge First Certificate
  • English + Cambridge Advanced Certificate
    All courses are 25 hours per week

Price per week

1-7 weeks £260
8-12 weeks £255
13-23 weeks £250
24-35 weeks £245
36-44 weeks £240

 

Academic Year Programme>

Price per week

Study 25 hours per week

Academic Year Programme 24 -35 weeks £240
36-44 weeks £235

Part-time study>

Price per week

General English part-time 6 hours per week
(morning or afternoon classes)
£72
9 hours per week
(morning or afternoon classes)
£108
10 hours per week
(afternoon classes only)
£120
12 hours per week
(morning or afternoon classes)
£144

 

Academic IELTS
Cambridge First Certificate
Cambridge Advanced Certificate

10 hours’ study per week

£110

English + Business>

Price per week

Study 25 hours per week

English + Business 1-7 weeks £260
8-12 weeks £255
13-23 weeks £250
24-35 weeks £245
36-44 weeks £240

One-one courses>

To receive the discounted rate, the total number of hours must be booked together.

1-10 hours £40 per hour
11-20 hours £36 per hour
21 + hours £32 per hour

Accommodation >

Arrivals on a Saturday or Sunday.  Mid-week arrivals are subject to availability.

Prices are per week
1 week = 7 nights

Prices include arrival on a Saturday or Sunday. Mid- week arrivals are subject to availability.

A non-refundable booking fee of £50 applies to all homestay and residence bookings.

Homestay accommodation

Homestay|single room|half-board|shared bathroom £145 per week
Homestay|single room|half-board|private bathroom £220 per week
Homestay|shared room, double bed or twin bed|half-board|shared bathroom £135 per week
Special diet required.
Applies to gluten free, halal, vegetarian etc…
£25 per week

Summer supplement.

Applies to July + August bookings

£20 per week

Additional nights

£25-£30

 

Residence accommodation

1-4 weeks £210 per week
4 weeks + £190 per week
Additional nights £27-£30

Other services>

Other services include:

  • Airport Transfers
  • Student Travel and Medical Insurance
  • Exam fees
Airport Transfer from Manchester International airport

£60 – arrival collection only

£100 – arrival and return

Student Travel and Medical Insurance

£7 per week

Cambridge First exam fee

£155 (Manchester exam centre only)

Cambridge Advanced exam fee

£155 (Manchester exam centre only)

Academic IELTS exam fee

£185 (Manchester exam centre only)

How to pay>

The Essential English Centre accepts payments through the payment portal Flywire. This is an easy, cost effective and secure way of making international payments in your own currency by either bank transfer or credit card.