Why choose this centre?

  • UNESCO World Heritage city with many attractions for the student visitor
  • Good sports facilities on campus
  • Safe location on the edge of the city, surrounded by countryside but only 2.5 km from Bath city centre
  • High quality en-suite accommodation
  • Optional 2-night London stay (at an additional charge)

Campus

Our summer school takes place at the University of Bath campus, only 2.5 km from the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage city centre. The university offers good quality residential and sports facilities in a safe campus environment. Bath has many attractions to offer the student including stunning architecture, great shopping and many iconic attractions such as the Roman Baths and the Royal Crescent.

Accommodation

  • En-suite residence (built 2014) – single bedrooms with private en-suite bathrooms arranged in apartments of 4 – 10 bedrooms
  • Standard residence (built 1960s) – single bedrooms with wash basins in each room and shared bathrooms arranged in apartments of 7 bedrooms
  • Standard accommodation has a shower ratio of 1:4
  • Shared kitchen/common rooms in each apartment
  • Bedroom key, bed linen and towel provided
  • Rooms cleaned and bed linen & towel changed once per week
  • Damage deposit of £40 taken on check-in and refunded on departure

Sports Facilities

  • Sports halls for volleyball, basketball, badminton and indoor games
  • Tennis courts
  • 2 outdoor beach volleyball pitches
  • Several all-weather pitches

Other Facilities

  • Student Union disco
  • Lecture theatre with large screen for film nights
  • Coffee shops, supermarket, post office and bank on campus
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Self-service laundry

Internet

  • Free wi-fi internet access throughout the campus

Optional Two Night London Stay (supplement charge applies)

  • 2 nights accommodation in zone 1 – 4 London. Single or shared rooms with ensuite bathrooms. Exact residence/hotel will be confirmed at least 4 weeks before arrival.
  • Full board meal package: breakfast in hotel or 2 x £6 breakfast vouchers if staying in residence, 2 x £6 voucher for lunches and 2 x £10 voucher for dinners. Student will have a packed lunch from their centre on departure to London stay. Final meal will be lunch voucher on UK departure day.
  • 2 x one day London travel cards
  • Services of Target staff member throughout the stay 
  • Guided walking tours with Target staff on both days taking in main sights: Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Houses of Parliament, Horse Guards Parade, No.10, Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square, China Town,  Oxford Street, Regent Street, Covent Garden etc, plus visit to one or 2 museum eg. National Gallery, British Museum, Tate Modern, Natural History etc.  Group leaders to discuss preferred itineraries with Activity Manager on arrival in centre.  Free time in evening.
  • No paid entrances included. Target English can organize paid entrances at additional charge. E.g. London Eye = £20 per student. River Cruise = £10 per student. Madame Tussaud’s = £30 per student with 1:15 free leaders
  • Transfers from campus to London included
  • Supplement of £120 per student for groups of 15+1. Stay must be taken on nights 13 & 14 or nights 20 & 21

Optional Enterprise English Workshops

  • Optional 3 hours of Enterprise English per week (in addition to 15 hrs General English)
  • Focusing on the world of work and including interview skills, CV & cover letter writing & work based role plays
  • Available in all centres at no additional cost
  • Ages 16 – 18, Minimum level B1
  • Must be booked in writing before May 1st 2020
  • Takes place instead of sports / activities

Optional Drama & Yoga Workshops

  • Students can choose to do 1 drama workshop and 1 yoga workshop per week  
  • Led by specialist facilitators
  • Workshops usually take place during sports sessions
  • Open to all students at no additional cost

 

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Transport Facts

Bus

  • 2.5km / 10 minutes by bus to city centre
  • Bus stop on campus, frequent service every 10 minutes
  • Local travel costs included for programmed visits to Bath

Airports

  • London Heathrow (LHR): 120 minutes
  • Bristol (BRS): 45 minutes
  • London Gatwick (LGW): 150 minutes
  • Birmingham (BHX): 120 minutes