Cambridge – Embassy


Cost of course: £345 per week

Available dates: Every Monday

Lessons per Week: 28 (intensive)

Course Duration: 1 – 50 Weeks

Class Size: Maximum 15

Age minimum: 16+ years old


The General English course is our most popular course and is designed for all skill levels.

With start dates every Monday, this course is an ideal way to improve your ability to communicate effectively and have confidence in your use of the English language.

Our dynamic approach to grammar, pronunciation and conversation using interactive software, individual and group work makes learning engaging and fun as well as developing your reading, writing and listening skills.

Reasons to choose General English:

  • Starts every Monday
  • Suitable for all levels
  • Beginners accepted in some locations
  • Choose the number of lessons and your course length according to your budget and goals
  • Cost effective for long-term study


  • Improve your understanding of grammar and vocabulary
  • Enhance your listening ability and your confidence in speaking English
  • Develop more effective English language communication skills

Course Includes:

  • Resources and materials
  • Access to My Embassy English Student Dashboard
  • Computer facilities and Wi-Fi
  • Online personalised learning plans
  • End of Course Certificate


Social atmosphere: Embassy Cambridge has a busy social programme where English language students can participate in daily activities including conversation club, trips to the London theatre, bowling and UK day trips.

Cambridge city life: The historic city of Cambridge is a university town, so there’s always a buzzing student atmosphere. Enjoy the beautiful college, punt boat trips on the river, huge bookshops and stunning gardens.

Why Choose Embassy Cambridge?

In 2018 Embassy Cambridge received an Excellence Award from, based on student feedback about overall service

Located in a century-old building in a charming residential suburb of Cambridge, providing a truly authentic, English experience

Experienced centre in preparing students for the Cambridge English First (FCE) and Advanced (CAE) exams

With cycle hire available at the centre, students love exploring Cambridge by bicycle after class

A perfect place for academically-minded students


Please see below a sample timetable for Embassy Cambridge. This may be subject to change throughout the year.

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  • Cafe/canteen
  • Prayer room
  • Table Tennis
  • WiFi
  • IT suite
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • University application counselling
  • Large outdoor patio and garden


On foot or by bicycle
Cambridge is one of the top cycling cities in the UK! Getting around on foot or by bike is easy and we can help you hire a bike.

By bus
Stagecoach offers a network of frequent and reliable buses, which provide excellent access to all parts of Cambridge.

By train
There are frequent trains to/from London (up to 3 an hour at peak times) and other major cities in the UK.

Nearest supermarket: 5-minute walk
Nearest café/restaurant: 5-minute walk
Nearest newsagent: 5-minute walk
Nearest church: 2-minute walk
Nearest mosque: 15 minutes by bike
Nearest post office: 5-minute walk
Nearest bank: 20-minute walk
Nearest shopping centre: 20-minute walk
Nearest bus stop: 2-minute walk
Nearest park: 5-minute walk

We currently advise that students should budget approximately GB 60 per week. This will cover all transport, food and entertainment costs.

Price in GBP
Cup of Coffee (e.g. Starbucks) 2.50 – 3.50
Can of Coca-Cola 0.70
Big Mac Hamburger 2.50
Hot meal in the school cafeteria 4.00
3 course meal in mid-range restaurant 25.00 add 10% gratuity
Cinema ticket 8.00
Nightclub entrance 5.00 – 15.00
Bus 3.90 for a day pass; 12.50 for a week pass
Taxi 2.60 minimum and 20p for each additional 187 metre
Roundtrip train to london 15.40

For students learning English in Cambridge, we offer a brand new student residence called Study Inn which is only a 10 minute bicycle ride from the school. Please note that Study Inn is only for students aged 18 and over.
– Study Inn 2017 Fact Sheet

Live as part of an English-speaking household while on your Cambridge English course. Depending on the type of accommodation you book, you’ll have your own bedroom, or share a room with another student. You will eat breakfast and, with a half board booking, also evening meals with your hosts. It’s a great chance to meet local residents and share their way of life while studying English in Cambridge. Living with English-speakers also means that you will never stop learning and improving your fluency.
Quality agencies provide some of our homestay accommodation.

Grange Road
Cambridge, CB3 9DU

Our study centre is located 10 minutes by car or taxi from the Cambridge train station on Grange Road.

Additional information

Registration fee

Enrolment fee 100 GBP (one time)

Accommodation Placement Fee 35 GBP (one time)

Homestay Summer Supplement – GBP 35 per week

Student Residence (18 years +)

SINGLE room, en-suite, self-catering, self-catering (age 18+)
GBP 294.00 per week

Homestay (live with a host family)

SINGLE room, half-board (breakfast & evening meal) (16 years +)
GBP 182.00 per week

SHARED room, with breakfast (18 years +)
GBP 140.00 per week

SINGLE room, with breakfast (18 years +)
GBP 161.00 per week

SHARED room, half-board (breakfast & evening meal) (16 years +)
GBP 161.00 per week

Taxi transport

Airport transfer (one way) London Gatwick (LGW)
GBP 195.00

Airport transfer (one way) London Heathrow (LHR)
GBP 170.00

Airport transfer (one way) London Stansted
GBP 100.00

Airport transfer (one way) Luton
GBP 100.00

Station transfer (one way) London St.Pancras
GBP 170.00

Airport Transfer (one way) London City Airport
GBP 170.00


StudyCare insurance
GBP 16.00 Per Week

*We recommend you have insurance before you travel. The Embassy Study Care Insurance plan offers you the coverage you need to stay secure and safe during your time abroad. It is a comprehensive insurance plan, developed specifically for international students.