English school in Bournemouth

Candy-colored beach huts, fairground rides on the pier and hot salty chips – visit the classic English seaside town

Our Bournemouth school

Seven miles of golden sands, imposing cliffs and sunny weather have made Bournemouth a favorite British holiday spot since Victorian times. With its award-winning gardens and spectacular views of the Isle of Wight, no wonder Bournemouth has been voted the best seaside town in England – and the fourth best in Europe!


Our Bournemouth school is now open, with enhanced safety measures in place throughout the school. Find out more

  • Relaxing private garden and large common room onsite – socialize whatever the weather
  • Our Bournemouth English school is our largest school in the UK - it is in a modern building just five minutes’ bus ride from the beach and the town center
  • Our new Kaplan student residence is housed in the tallest building in Bournemouth with great views of the town and the sea
  • Closed groups for Juniors aged 12-17 can also be accepted in our Bournemouth school


General English course

Price from
£1,810 GBP

Semi-Intensive English course

Price from
£5,270 GBP

Intensive English course

Price from
£10,190 GBP
This package includes: Tuition, Accommodation, Fees
School location
Kaplan International Languages 130 - 136 Poole Road Bournemouth, BH4 9EF, United Kingdom
”They give us quite dynamic classes with varied and interesting activities and they always encourage everyone to take part. If I have the opportunity, I'd like to come back.”
Yanling Li
Studied in Bournemouth
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School facilities

Interactive white boards
Computer lab
Study Center
Student Lounge
Outdoor Area
Game room

Other information

  • University Placement Service:
    Our University Placement Service (UPS) allows you to benefit from our extensive network of partner universities and colleges. Combined with our wealth of experience, we help you gain entry to graduate and undergraduate courses. Discover more
  • Languages spoken by staff:
    Greek, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teacher Qualifications:
    All teachers have a level of education normally represented by a degree and they also have a CELTA or equivalent qualification. Some also hold the higher level DELTA qualification, PGCE, or MA in applied linguistics
  • School holidays:
    See our school closures
  • Bournemouth school audit report
    This school is frequently inspected by regulatory bodies. You can read the British Council's latest audit report online for our English school in Bournemouth.

Accreditation & memberships

This Kaplan International Languages school is accredited by the British Council, and is a member of English UK. These are highly respected organizations that represent and help maintain the best English language schools in the country.

*Student recommendations are based on Kaplan students surveyed in 2018.

School photo gallery

Check out images of student life at Bournemouth school

Our Bournemouth school has a dedicated social program, designed to help you explore the city and build friendships, through organised events and activities


Student residences are specially selected apartments, hostels, and dorms that provide a fantastic living experience. Enjoy a more independent lifestyle and the social aspects of living with new friends.
  • Live with fellow students for more independence
  • Most residences are self-catering
  • Live and socialize with your new friends
  • Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations
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Join our homestay program and live in a British home during your time in Bournemouth. Meals will be provided by your hosts and practice your English outside of school in a relaxed and informal situation.
  • Live in a homestay specially chosen by us
  • Enjoy breakfasts and dinners provided by our hosts
  • Practice English daily in an informal situation
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture
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