Adult Summer School

Adults (17+*)

Adults will study at the Cheltenham campus, a modern building near the town centre.

Cheltenham is a beautiful English town, situated on the edge of the world famous Cotswolds. Originally designed in the 18th and 19th century as a luxurious holiday destination for wealthy visitors, it has some beautiful architecture for you to explore. Find more about our trips and excursions here.

Cheltenham has a range of stylish shops, bars and restaurants, as well as museums, theatres and parks. It is surrounded by stunning countryside and picturesque Cotswold villages. It is the perfect destination to experience staying in a traditional English town while studying the language. 

*Students over 16 may be eligible to attend adult morning classes, but will continue afternoon activities and excursions with junior groups

Sample Week Timetable 










Testing and Induction 

English classes

English classes

English classes

English classes



Full day trip to London



Day with





Town tour including visit to Museum and Wilson Gallery









Half day     excursion to the Cotswolds including   Broadway Tower and Snowshill


Cookery Class - Culture Exchange


With Family

Group visit to historic pub

Skittles evening 

With Family

Evening Meal 

With family

With family

Sports and Leisure Facilities

  • Outside football/basketball/netball court
  • Dance studios
  • Choice of catering facilities and social areas
  • Catering kitchens for cooking lessons
  • Excursions, trips and daily activities 


Safety is a priority to us at Gloucestershire College and we are pleased that Cheltenham has recently been ranked one of the safest towns in the UK for students.

Our students study in safe and caring environments while they are on campus, with our host families and on excursions.

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Summer School Dates and Costs

Adults (16+) – 3rd July to 26th August 2017 

Dates start and finish on Sunday, the travel day.

Course and length Course cost - £ GBP Accommodation
- £ GBP
Total - £ GBP
Adults 2 weeks 740  30 + 330  1100 
Adults 3 weeks 1025  30 + 495  1550 
Adults 4 weeks 1285  30 + 660 1975 
Adults (16+) 5 weeks 1520  30 + 825  2375 
Adults (16+) 6 weeks 1730 30 + 990  2750
Adults (16+) 7 weeks 1900  30 + 1155 3085 
Adults (16+) 8 weeks 2040 30 + 1320  3390 

Courses include 18 hours (24 lessons) for Adults. Course materials, transport and admission for day trips, full social programme, learning facilities and administration charges are included. Airport transfers are not included but can be arranged. Host family accommodation is full board (packed lunch) and includes light laundry.