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Manchester is England's second city, and a truly exhilarating place to live, work and study.
Easily accessible by direct flights from 190 destinations, this exciting and historic metropolis is also the gateway to the many attractions of the North West – such as the Lake District, the Peak District, the maritime city of Liverpool, North Wales, and Chester.
EC Manchester is a truly boutique space in the heart of this revolutionary, entrepreneurial and innovative city, especially famous for its world-class football, vibrant music scene and friendly Northern charm.
Get the best from your destination and make the most of your time.
As an EC student, you will be invited to a free welcome event and enjoy a varied calendar of social and leisure activities throughout your stay. Some of the many activities available include:
Movie Afternoon - Watch and discuss a movie with other students.
Manchester Art Gallery - Be impressed by this large and varied art collection.
People's History Museum - Learn about the history of Manchester's working class.
Bowling - Bowl a strike with friends.
Public holidays on a weekday:
25 December 2020 - 1 December 2021
On the General English course, you attend a core of 20 lessons per week, which will give you a practical understanding of the English language and take you all the way to fluency. Your confidence will improve as teachers train you in all four communication skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing.
This course is made up of 30 lessons (22.5 hours) per week including the General English classes. It also allows you to personalise your course by taking 10 lessons per week across a wide selection of Special Focus options.
The school must confirm the availability of your chosen accommodation.
If the selected housing is not available for your dates, the school will offer another accommodation option for you to consider.
I don't need housing
In a homestay you will live with local English speakers, and experience an authentic lifestyle. You will live as your hosts live, eat what they eat and spend time at home together. Many students enjoy the homecooked food and extra feeling of security in a homestay.
Speak English all the time
Staying with local people means you will practise your English with native speakers at home in a very natural way.
Learn more about the local culture and be exposed to a rich variety of cultural learning opportunities. Experience day-to-day family life: activities, holiday celebrations and local cuisine.
Feel safe and secure
Get personal care and attention in a caring, comfortable, home environment. Staying in a home means you always have someone there to support you.
Peace and quiet
Enjoy a relaxing atmosphere at home. Living with your host will give you stability, plus a quiet and peaceful environment for relaxation and study.
In a homestay you can experience life with British people, practising your English with them in a natural setting. Homestays provide a safe environment and you will have the benefit of home-cooked food.
Whilst staying in a homesay you will have access to communal rooms such as the lounge, dining area and kitchen although most students will not be able to use the cooking facilities. Bathrooms will be shared with the host family. Choose a private room or a room sharing with another student.
A variety of food is provided. Homestay providers may adjust the type of food offered when taking into consideration religious beliefs. It is important to mention this at the time of your booking. Vegetarians or people with food allergies should specify their eating options upon booking so this can be shared with their host prior to arrival.
Each reserved room comes with a dining pack containing a dinner plate, side plate, bowl and utensils (knife, fork and spoon). Each kitchen comes with a kitchen pack containing eight saucepans, eight frying pans and three utensil packs. There is also one bedding pack per student. Towels are NOT included. There is a light kitchen cleaning service on a weekly basis.
-Free Wi-Fi facilities
-Central air conditioning
-Bed linen provided
-Students need to bring their own towels
-Coin operated laundry facilities available
-24-hour on-site security
-All apartments are accessed by lift
-PlayStation & Xbox room
Well-located, only minutes away from the City Centre, this property lies in a popular student area offering a wide range of local amenities including bars, restaurants and shops within walking distance.
Vita Student at First Street is a brand new, luxurious studio development in Manchester’s bustling and eclectic city centre. The studio apartments include bespoke furniture, large comfortable beds, integrated kitchen appliances, wall mounted flat screen TVs, en-suite rooms and WiFi access throughout the building.
Arrival day: Any day, depending on availability. Check in time: After 3pm
Departure day: Saturday. Check out: Saturday 11 am.
Boulton House, 17-21 Chorlton Street, Manchester, M1 3HY, UK, Manchester
5 out of 5
There are so many cool activities at school. You definitely won't get bored during the trip. Teachers and course - at the highest level! Both the administration and the teachers are all interested in your training. During my training I raised the level by two positions! The training turned out to beRead more
Great school, really different from others. It was quite modern and just beautiful. There almost wasn't any Russians. The school was located in the city center. There were different kinds of after class activities and excursions as well. Totally recommend everyone to come to EC!
I chose this destination because I wanted to visit Manchester and Liverpool, and to improve my English and to live in an English family. We learnt a lot of different information: vocabulary in topics 'Films', 'Music', 'Art'... and practised Grammar, writing, reading, listening and of course a lot ofRead more
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You have three days to cancel your booking with no fees if case you change your mind.
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Full cost of the course after prepayment deduction must be paid no later than for weeks before the start of the course.