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Learn English at Alpadia London-City

Age 13-17
Our centre is ideally located, right in the heart of vibrant and trendy Hoxton, Shoreditch, the perfect location from which to discover all the different activities the city has to offer.

With well-thought-out study facilities and modern, bright, well-equipped classrooms, the centre boasts a sizeable courtyard with plenty of room to relax, plus other outdoor and indoor social areas. Students are housed in a modern high-quality residence offering single ensuite rooms. The campus also includes a fantastic sports centre, which was used as the official training venue for the Olympic and Paralympic basketball teams in 2012. Take full advantage of our exceptional location and discover the magic and dynamism of the city.

  • Certificate

  • Excursions

  • Full-board accommodation

  • International classes

  • Supervision

Hackney Community College
Shoreditch Campus Falkirk
St, Hackney
N1 6HQ London
GB–United Kingdom


Learning English at Alpadia London-City will provide you with an exceptional language immersion experience in a vibrant capital city. With interactive classes (Standard, Intensive or Standard + Private) designed to engage and encourage you in the development and improvement of your communication skills, teachers cover themes of interest and apply a sound and effective methodology to ensure maximum progress. Located in a secure campus, the contemporary classrooms are bright and offer a state-of-the-art teaching environment.

Standard 20

20 lessons per week

Every weekday benefit from three hours of language classes (4 lessons) in small groups with our motivating and dynamic teachers.

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Intensive 25

25 lessons per week

Benefit from an additional lesson per day, focussed mainly on oral communication and the development of common projects. Five extra lessons each week are ideal for gaining maximum benefit from your group classes and encourage rapid progress. 

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+ 5 lessons per week

In order to make maximum progress, benefit from an additional five private lessons of 45 minutes per week to reach your personal objectives. Rapid progress is the goal. Private lessons can only be combined with the Standard course.

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Student Residence

Single ensuite room

Located close to Old Street tube station, our stylish residence building is secure and supervised 24/7. With a large foyer and roof terrace with a barbecue, you will sleep in a single bedroom with a private shower and toilet. Eight rooms share a common room with a kitchen and lounge area for you to chill out with your new friends in your free time. Only a five-minute walk from the classrooms and dining facilities, this modern residence is ideal, offering you a great space to mingle with new friends and to practise your English daily.

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Our impressive programme of activities will ensure that you enjoy daily entertainment from morning to night. With our numerous excursions you will have plenty to explore in London and beyond, discovering the many aspects of the city and its incredible attractions. From Buckingham Palace to Camden Town, from Oxford to Brighton, and much much more, you will wish you could stay longer to enjoy all the exciting experiences that our camp has to offer!

Standard included activities

Every weekday afternoon and on the weekends, you will get involved in sportive activities around the camp, or go sightseeing in central London. With numerous trips to the city centre, you will get to experience the bustle of London first-hand!

Optional complementary activities

Three times per week, in the afternoon, you can take part in our optional Premium+ activities that include Game Coding, Fashion, City and Football Plus.

Premium+ Fashion

Strike a pose with your own personalised fashion accessory! Design a bag, t-shirt or fashion-inspired graphics and get to visit one of London's top fashion museums, the V&A.

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Premium+ Football Plus

Learn techniques and skills, under the guidance of a football coach, to improve your game! As an extra treat, you will have the opportunity to visit one of London's famous football club stadiums!

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Premium+ Game Coding

Cultivate your inner geek and programme your very own animated computer game. Guided by an experienced coder, let your interest in computer science be nurtured by doing a fun project to develop problem solving and coding skills.

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Premium+ City

Explore some of London’s most famous landmarks and attractions! View sights of the city from a glass capsule 135 metres high, stroll down Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley and take selfies with your favorite celebrities in Madame Tussaud’s wax museum. 

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Premium+ Language Plus

Immerse yourself completely in the language learning experience by signing up to this intensive language workshop for small groups of students. Work at your own pace, with customised objectives and personalised attention to achieve maximum progress.

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Sample week

  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Wake up 7:00 / Breakfast 7:30

Excursion to Brighton, Cambridge or Oxford
Classes Classes Classes Classes Classes & weekly test Free time
Lunch 12:30 - 13:30


 London Eye

Excursion to Tower Bridge or Greenwich

 Madame Tussauds

Excursion to Central London and shopping

 Warner Bros Studios
Dinner 18:30 - 19:30
Welcome party or free time
Quiz night Reversed theme disco Games night Newspaper fashion show Team challenges Movie night or
free time

Lights out 22:30


Alpadia London-City offers many exciting excursion destinations. From discovering all the capital has to offer, to venturing to the university towns of Oxford or Cambridge, exciting trips are in store!

Day trip to Oxford

Travel to the other famous university city that is home to many well-known art galleries and museums.

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Day trip to Oxford

Day trip to Brighton

Travel to this seaside town and walk around the Royal Pavillion, Brighton's exotic royal palace.

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Day trip to Brighton

Day trip to Cambridge

Explore the world-renowned university town that claims to be one of England's most beautiful cities.

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Day trip to Cambridge

Westminster Abbey & Big Ben

Visit the two major tourist attractions around the gothic-style Houses of Parliament.

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Westminster Abbey & Big Ben

Leicester Square & Covent Garden

Shop till you drop in this super trendy central London district, home to numerous boutiques and cultural monuments.

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Leicester Square & Covent Garden

Course prices 2018

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Optional fees 2018

Price per week
GBP 90
Football plus
GBP 90
Game coding
GBP 90
GBP 150
Language plus
GBP 300

Dates & General Information 2018

Arrival on Sunday - Departure on Saturday

01.07 - 07.07 / 08.07 - 14.07 / 15.07 - 21.07 / 22.07 - 28.07 / 29.07 - 04.08 / 05.08 - 11.08.2018 

Included in the price

Full board accommodation, 24-hour supervision, welcome pack, tuition and course material, assessment test, language certificate, student card, pocket money service, included package of activities and excursions*.

*For stays of one week only, the Sunday excursion is not included.

Enrolment fee GBP 55

Private fees GBP 220

Private lessons can only be combined with the Standard course.

Special offers

Special offers
Come with a friend and pay no enrolment fees! More information

Come with a friend and pay no enrolment fees!

Enrol with a friend and we'll waive the enrolment fees of both participants. Even if you are both in different locations! This fantastic offer is valid all year and applies to all Alpadia Language School programmes.

Dates & General Information

For more detailed information about our summer camps and services, please click the button to download our PDF.

Visa information

If you are not a European national, please make sure you have the necessary student visa for entry into the United Kingdom. Contact your local British embassy for more information or click the link below.


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