Capital School of English

The School is an independent and fully accredited British Council English Language School offering a great variety of courses.

We will ensure that as well as being able to learn English, you will be in a multicultural class, interacting with other students of the same level. The teaching staff are dedicated and professional, constantly challenging the students to develop themselves and further their English language skills.

Location:  Within easy walking distance of Bournemouth Town Centre and the Beach


Friendly and welcoming staff will be on hand to help throughout the day covering all aspects of your stay from initial enquiry, visa applications and enrolment to Homestay and social programmes.

The classrooms are on three floors and are fitted out to a modern and high specification, ensuring that lessons are delivered in a comfortable environment (During the summer term some classes maybe held at our Summer School facility at the AUCB - Arts University College Bournemouth).

The Study
The Study incorporates a fully equipped listening centre to be used for private study between 8.30 am and 5.30 pm either before or after lessons. All materials are loaned. A member of the academic team is on hand throughout the day to assist students and advise the correct material they must seek to use.

Internet Suite
This complimentary facility is available to all students, in order to email their friends and family. The school also offers wireless connection throughout the school at no extra cost.

The Common Rooms
The Common Rooms are an ideal place to relax, socialise and practise your English language skills with your classmates and teachers before and after your lessons. A wide range of shops nearby offer students a great choice of snacks and lunch options.

To balance your academic programme it is important to interact with your environment.

Weekly organised activities shown on the school’s social activities boards include:

• Full day guided excursions to different places of interest in the UK including Bath, Oxford, London, Salisbury, Stonehenge, Winchester and the Jurassic Coast
• International school parties, cinema and museum trips
• Organisation of sporting activities such as football, volleyball, tennis, bowling and Quasar are arranged by our school activity team throughout the year

In Summer you will either be taught in our year round facility or our incredible summer centre the AUCB . We are fortunate to be partnered with one of the top Arts Universities in the UK namely the AUCB. Here you will be taught in modern surroundings on a campus that we are proud to call our second home.

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Bournemouth (UK England)