In Oxford you will find the oldest university in the English-speaking world, a perfect destination for a language trip! The city's fantastic architecture and pleasant surroundings provide an unbeatable environment for your intensive course in English, you get both first-class education, a relaxed student life and lots of fun activities.
STS intensive course is the perfect classroom course for students who want to improve their English as much as possible during the summer holidays. You have lessons for four hours every day, where the focus is on group exercises, presentations, and practical training in the form of reading and writing as well as training with pronunciation and fluency in the language. We emphasize the importance of using English in everyday situations, which means that you get a better understanding of the English language and British culture.
The lessons take place in several different locations depending on when your course starts, but most lessons are held at Oxford Brookes University. It is a quiet and modern university that has a recognised high level of both teaching and research.
Our language courses in the UK are conducted by our partner Bayswater, who is authorised by the British Council.
Your language trip to Oxford includes much more than just English lessons, you get to take part in lots of fun activities and excursions in your spare time. All activities and excursions are led by committed and experienced leaders.
On your trip to Oxford, you can add a Trinity Exam and get a formal certificate for your knowledge of English.
In Oxford, you can choose between two different types of accommodation options. Try living on campus with other students or stay with a carefully selected host family.
Flight tickets are not included in the price. You book your own transport and travel to and from your destination. This means you can choose the travel option that suits you best. STS will handle the airport transfer at your destination, so make sure to let us know your arrival time.
When travelling to the UK, we want you to arrive at London-Heathrow (LHR), London-Stansted (STN) or London-Gatwick (LGW). between 9.00 and 16.00 on the day your course starts. Book your return flight from the same airport. Departure times can be flexible but preferably between 8–20.