portsmouth english language school fees
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Fees / Course Fees

English Language School Fees

All our fees are the same all year round.

Non-refundable administration fees: £70 (visa nationals); £50 (non visa nationals).
 
At PELS, we provide: study materials, placement test, academic report, student card, sim card, coffee, tea, biscuits  and Wi-Fi in the whole building at no additional cost.
 
Minimum enrolment: 2 weeks.


General English

Duration Price per week
 Part time / Evening Classes
5 hrs per week
£60.00
Part time
6 hrs per week
£70.00
Part Time
10 hrs per week
£105.00
General English
15 hrs per week
£145.00
Semi-intensive English 
20 hrs per week
£180.00
Intensive English 
25 hrs per week
£230.00

 

English Skills (afternoon classes)

5 hrs per week 10 hrs per week
£60.00 £105.00


IELTS (afternoon classes)

5 hrs per week 10 hrs per week
£60.00 £105.00

 

Business English

5 hrs per week 10 hrs per week
£85.00 £160.00


ESOL Skills for Life and IELTS Life Skills (Visas and Immigration)

6 weeks Tailored according your requirements



Junior Learner Programme All-Inclusive Package

First week – individual price £665.00 per week
Following weeks – individual price £445.00 per week
First week – group price £575.00 per week
Following weeks – group price £445.00 per week

Find out more on our brochure here.
  

One-to-One Lessons

One-to-one lessons by mutual agreement
with the Director of Studies at PELS
£35.00 per hour


Ladies Only Classes

15 hours £180.00 per week


Crèche

Monday – Friday (9:00 to 12:15) £60.00 per week

  

Homestay Accommodation

Our fees are on the Accommodation page - please click here to access.


Course Books

We charge £25 for every book you buy. However, you can always rent one for £5 (with a £10 deposit). for £5 (with a £10 deposit).
In case you want to buy additional study materials to help you during the stay:
Monolingual dictionary: £ 4.00 +
Grammar book: £ 4.00 +
 
Stationery

Pencil £ 0.50 - £ 1.50
Notebook £ 1.00 +
Eraser £ 0.50 +
Pen £ 1.00 +

 

Entertainment/Social Programme

Activity Price
Swimming £ 5.00
Bowling £ 7.00 per person per game
Cinema* £ 8.00
Theatre* from £ 10

*Discounts may be available with your student card
 

Examination Fees

If you would like to take an examination during your stay with us, you will need to pay extra for it.

Examination Fees
FCE £ 122 - £ 147
CAE £ 126 - £ 142
CPE £ 133 - £ 148
IELTS £ 145

                                     

Anglia Exams PELS Students External Students
First Step-Preliminary £ 35.00 £ 55.00
Elementary (A1) / Pre-Intermediate (A2) £ 45.00 £ 65.00
Intermediate (B1) ESOL Entry Level 3 £ 60.00 £ 80.00
Advanced (B2) £ 65.00 £ 85.00
Accept Proficiency (C1) £ 75.00 £ 95.00
Masters (C2) £ 85.00 £ 105.00
Business English – all levels £ 70.00 £ 90.00
Certificate for International Teachers of English (C.I.T.E.) £ 80.00 £ 100.00

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Testimonials

“The atmosphere at Portsmouth English Language School is very pleasant. My teacher Claire is very experienced. I like her because she always smiles and tries to help us in a different way. The members of the staff are very helpful and friendly as well. If you come to PELS you will feel at home because it is similar to a...

Desiree, 24 y.o. from Italy

“I came to PELS because I won a scholarship and I wanted to improve my English. In class, we did games and a lot of very helpful activities. At PELS, there were people from around the world so it was easy to learn to communicate in English with everybody. The City of Portsmouth and the UK are so beautiful. I’ll...

Roberta, 22 y.o. from Italy

“I came to PELS because of the female classe and [because I wanted] to learn English grammer and culture. I met people who became some of my best friends. My English has improved so now I can communicate better. ” Amal, 34 y.o from Saudi Arabia, A2

Amal, 34 y.o. from Saudi Arabia

“At PELS, the teachers are excellent and they are really helpful and friendly. I like my classmates who are from so many different nationalities. When I arrived, I was a complete beginner. 6 months later, my English has really improved.” Ilyes, 24 y.o from Tunisia, B1

Ilyes, 24 y.o. from Tunisia

“Portsmouth is a very beautiful city. I came here with a group of Tunisian students and we stayed in a residential accommodation where I met lots of students from many countries. I talked a lot in English both in class and with my new friends. I loved the Saturday excursion to London.” Zohra, 17 y.o from Tunisia, B1

Zohra, 17 y.o. from Tunisia

“I loved the school, the teachers and the administration staff members. I got a lot of support from the staff. They are supportive and helpful. I talked to them if I had a problem and they always had solutions. We also had some fun activities which helped to meet the other students from the other classes. I wish I could...

Bayan, 20 y.o. from Oman

“I first studied at PELS 2 years ago and decided to come back this year. My English has improved. The teachers were very supportive and now I can now speak in front of people. My host family was very- very- great.” Turki, 19 y.o from Saudi Arabia, B1 “Lessons are absolutely beneficial and delivered by professional teachers. My host family was the...

Turki, 19 y.o. from Saudi Arabia

“My experience at PELS was positive and good value for money. I enjoyed my lessons a lot. Marc is a very professional teacher, he is apt to teach high classes such as advanced and proficiency with adult students. My expectation has been satisfied in terms of attending an excellent advanced general English course and having had the opportunity to meet...

Giovanni, 48 y.o. from Italy

 “I came to PELS to improve my English. I chose it because it looked nice and it was next to my place. In PELS, I did morning courses with Marc and IELTS courses with Betty, Claire or Laura. My English improved a lot and I met a lot of people in this school. I went to different activities such as...

Erell, 24 y.o. from France

 “All my teacher help me to improved my English. I like the classroom, it’s good for everything. Moreover, I came to PELS because there is class lady only and there is childcare for my daughter.” Shouq, from Saudi Arabia, B1   “Lessons are absolutely beneficial and delivered by professional teachers. My host family was the greatest one ever and I truly enjoyed the...

Shouq, from Saudi Arabia

“I did learn a lot with the lessons and I am really happy of the courses. The teachers are very good, each of them has own way to teach. I haven’t been disappointed. Thanks to the teachers and the staff. I’ve learned a lot. Adrien, 18 y.o. from Belgium, C1

Adrien, 18 y.o. from Belgium

“I came to PELS to improve my English but also to prepare for the IELTS examination. I am really happy because I learnt a lot of new vocabulary and about the British culture.  The host family was brilliant and I had lots of discussions with them. I liked Portsmouth even if the city is small. I made great friends from...

Islem, 19 y.o. from Algeria