English Courses at Bournemouth City College

Why Bournemouth for English courses? Bournemouth is an elegant city by the sea where the summer sun shines warmly and visitors are always welcome, we are nestled comfortably on the south coast of England within easy driving distance of the historic towns of southern England including Salisbury close to StoneHenge, and also close to the New Forest where ponies and horses roam freely. Bournemouth City College is situated opposite the lovely Horseshoe Common in the heart of the commercial area of the town. simply the best place to start your English courses

Once your english course has finished, you can be sitting on the beach within 5 minutes! The people of Bournemouth have a reputation for being relaxed and friendly so why wouldn't you come and experience this while studying English on your course in Bournemouth, the business language of many countries worldwide with our highly qualified English course teachers.

  • Preparation for IELTS course in Bournemouth
  • Bournemouth Academic courses - writing skills
  • Reading development programmes courses
  • Note taking and summarizing
  • General and Business English courses
  • General English and Professional courses terminology
  • British Cultural Studies courses
  • Lively and engaging courses
  • Partner organizations
  • Office tools courses
  • Internet and security course
  • Web design and development course
  • Diploma in sales and marketing
  • Diploma in information technology

About Us

Our Vision

Our vision is to promote knowledge at an international level. Learning a new language helps to develop the process of seeing the world from another perspective and is a genuine route to international understanding and to boost career prospects and enable people to increase their knowledge and confidence so that they can truly fulfill their potential.

Our Goals

BCC Values

  • Respect: We will respect others and their property at all times. We will listen to each other, knowing that we have individual differences that make us unique and valuable.
  • Responsibility: We will accept responsibility for our words and actions. We will treat others as we would like to be treated.
  • Solutions: We will create a positive environment, where problems are met with creative solutions.
  • Service: We will actively seek ways to provide our students with excellent services.


Bournemouth City College offers quality courses at competitive prices for international students from a wide variety of nationalities and cultures.

Courses include:-

  • General English, at all levels.
  • Special English, for those involved in business, professions or having an interest in British culture
  • Academic English, for those going on to Higher Education.
  • Management and IT courses, leading to recognised professional qualifications.

Our college is located in the centre of Bournemouth in a modern, well-equipped building and is close to shops, cafes, banks and other facilities. Our native English teachers and trainers deliver tuition in a friendly and professional way, using a wide variety of materials and teaching aids.

Bournemouth is a popular holiday town on the south coast of England and also has a university and a variety of colleges for those wanting further education after their courses at our college.

General English

English for Specific Purposes

Academic English


Bournemouth City College will provide a progress report and certificate to those students who satisfy the following requirements:-
  • Good attendance record
  • Active participation in lessons
  • Completed homework assignments
  • Completed final test or examination

Some courses will be delivered by partner organisations outside the college, who will also issue the relevant certification.

Life in the UK

This section lists some of the places where you can go if you need help while you are in the UK.

If you have a problem, try not to keep it to yourself. Talk about it with a friend that you trust, or ask advice from a doctor, teacher, student welfare officer, adviser, counsellor or religious officer. If you don't want anybody else to be told you can usually ask the person to keep what you say confidential.

Police Car
Fire Engine
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There are 9 flats in the BCC Residence which include 27 bedrooms (singles and twins), 5 fully equipped kitchens where students may prepare their own meal and 9 bathrooms and 2 spacious communal living rooms with big flat-screen Tvs.

Twin Room
Single Room
Living Room


Hanover House
136 Old Christchurch Road
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Tel/Fax +44 1202 554004
Mob +44 7879 466983

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