Situated on the south coast of England with direct train and road links to London and connections to a multitude of popular tourist destinations, Bournemouth provides the perfect sea-side location to study and at the same time enjoy one of the highlights of the U.K. With three major European Airports within 2 hours of the school it couldn’t be easier to get here.
Life in Bournemouth offers a relaxed, down-to-earth feel and is blessed with one of the best climates in the U.K. allowing the 8 kilometres of award-winning, golden sand to draw visitors from all over the world.
Bournemouth has a large number of great restaurants, allowing people to sample dishes from every corner of the earth. Bournemouth also benefits from lower living costs than many other major language-learning cities.
In recent years both universities based within the town, Bournemouth University and the Arts University Bournemouth, have seen their size and reputations grow considerably. At present there are an estimated combined total of 20,000 students, with almost every nationality being represented. In addition to this total there are also up to 3,000 language school students adding a vibrant, cosmopolitan feel to the town. Within a 2-hour radius of Bournemouth lies a huge selection of additional universities offering courses in every possible subject.
Bournemouth is ideally located to see some of the most picturesque parts of Britain. Walk along the Jurassic coast cliffs that date back 185 million years. Visit the iconic stones of Stonehenge. See ‘King Arthur’s round table’ in Winchester and many, many more, all within 1 hour of Bournemouth.