Colchester, University of Essex
Vacation Courses England and Scotland

University of Essex

A study stay in England on a campus surrounded by 200 acres of fields at short distance from the historic center of the town.

Age Range

12 - 18



Duration of Stay

15 days / 14 nights

Courses start

3, 17, 31 July

In this Centre

Available services



Colchester is located in the county of Essex. The town sits on the River Colne and is home to a famous castle (one of the oldest in the UK). Colchester is believed to be the oldest recorded town in Britain.


The campus is surrounded by 200 acres of parks, at a short distance from the historic centre. The college offers excellent facilities, shops, canteen, bank, theatre, café and modern classrooms. Outdoor playgrounds and  multipurpose gym.

Language Course

15 hours of lesson per week (30 total hours) in homogeneous classes of max. 20 students.


Flats made up of single ensuite rooms.
Full board.
Security deposit £50

Sports Equipment

Outdoor playgrounds and multipurpose gym.

Free Time and Activities

  • 6 full day excursions
    4 in London with entrance to the British Museum, Science Museum, Natural History Museum, Hyde Park, River Cruise and different walking tours to discover the city
    Colchester and Clacton on Sea
    Cambridge with entrance to the King’s College
  • Afternoon and evening activities

This programme may vary for organisational reason

Other Activities



For students from 15 years of age
10 of the 15 hours of general course can be recognised as PCTO thanks to the double certificate (certificate of attendance + certificate valid for PCTO)


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