Exam English

Exam English Homestay courses offer private tuition to students who wish to prepare for an internationally recognized examination and who wish to progress quickly within a fairly short space of time. The individual tailoring and support provided by our tutors helps to maximize students’ potential for success. These individually prepared programmes take place in the tutors home. During your stay you will experience a combination of formal one-to-one instruction together with informal leisure activities, matched to your interests. We feel that this blended approach to learning maximizes your time with us and builds confidence in real-life situations. NB – Please note for small groups of 4 people or above, we can offer training at our school.

Who is this course for?

  • For students who are working towards specific exams, First Certificate; PET; Baccalaureate or Cambridge

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Exam Preparation Courses

We can offer the following Exam Preparation courses:


The International English Language Testing System, is designed to assess the language ability of candidates who need to study or work where English is used as the language of communication. IELTS is required for entry to university in the UK and other countries. IELTS is recognized by universities and employers in many countries, including Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the UK and the USA. It is also recognized by professional bodies, immigration authorities and other government agencies. More than 1.4 million people a year take the test.


The Test of English for International Communication is produced by ETS (Educational Testing Service). TOEIC test questions are based on real-life work settings in an international environment (meetings, travel, telephone conversations, etc).

Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET) and FCE

A B1/Low Intermediate level, the Preliminary English Test, is one of the Cambridge ESOL exams. It is for those that want to know that they have an intermediate level of English.

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)

This C1/Advanced level is for those that can communicate with confidence in English for work or study purposes. CAE is taken by more than 60,000 people each year in more than 60 countries.

Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)

The Cambridge Proficiency exam is the hardest of the Cambridge exams. It is for those that really love English. If you pass this test your English is good enough for you to teach English to others. Your English will be good enough to study at any British university. Over 45,000 people in more than 80 countries take the CPE exam each year.

You will stay at your tutor’s home and will have your own room with quality home-cooked meals on a full board basis. Pre-requested private bathroom facilities and special dietary needs can also be arranged.

We have many highly proficient tutors across the UK and aim to find the right tutor for you. We look at many aspects of your stay, including interests and hobbies, to ensure that you have the best all-round learning experience possible.

Exam English is available at locations across the UK including the south coast (with in easy reach for day trips to London), Cornwall and Edinburgh in Scotland.

Our Affordable General English Packages

Example prices for a typical programme in 2018 are given below Prices include Booking Fee and two half days informal activities and one full day excursion per week.

£ 1660
Two Weeks
£ 2880
Three Weeks