Our Students

Our students come from all over the world and our courses suit many different types of students. In 2014 we welcomed 50 different nationalities to the school.

  • Carlotta, Spain

    I chose a General English Course because I wanted to:

    • improve my communicative ability
    • have a very flexible starting date
    • have a course which met my specific needs

    Average age: 24 Number of nationalities: 45 Top nationalities: Spanish, Swiss, Italian, Russian, South Korean

  • Camilla, Sweden

    I chose The 25+ Course because I wanted to:

    • do a lot in the short time available to me
    • become more confident using English in both social and professional situations
    • study as part of a small group
    • experience a highly-focussed and supportive environment
    • be in a very nice location to enjoy my free time

    Average age: 44 Number of nationalities: 7 Top nationalities: German, Spanish, Italian, Swiss, Russian

  • Rudolf, Switzerland

    I chose a 50+ Course because I wanted to:

    • be with people my own age
    • follow a holiday English language programme with more mature students
    • explore the history and culture of a new area
    • have an inclusive excursion programme in Chester and the region - organised and accompanied by local experts
    • study in a small class with a limited number of students on the course

    Average age: 62 Number of nationalities: 9 Top nationalities: Swiss, Japanese, German, Canadian, Spanish

  • Regina & Polina, Russia

    We chose a Course for Teenagers because we wanted to:

    • have some interesting lessons, great excursions and fun activities
    • meet people from lots of different countries
    • be part of a small summer course where people know our names
    • study in a safe and friendly place

    Average age: 15 Number of nationalities: 14 Top nationalities: Italian, Spanish, Russian, Czech, German

Student numbers on all English courses during 2015/2016

  • Italy20%
  • Switzerland15%
  • Spain12%
  • France8%
  • Germany7%
  • Poland6%
  • Korea5%
  • Russia4%
  • Turkey3%
  • Czech Republic3%
  • Argentina2%
  • Colombia2%
  • Saudi Arabia2%
  • Thailand2%
  • Austria2%
  • Mexico2%
  • Other5%