Dates and Prices – 2024

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Key Information

Minimum age:

18 for GE and Exams courses

25 for Business  and Executive courses

30 for 30+ courses

Maximum class size:

12 for GE and Exams courses

1-4 for Business  and Executive courses

8 for 30+ courses

Course hours:1 study hour = 60 minutes

All courses offer an extra 7 hours of supervised self-access study plus daily homework.

Students can start on any Monday, except public holidays. Please note that there are no classes on public holidays, but Business English afternoon classes run as normal.

LSI/ IH Portsmouth is open from Tuesday 2nd January 2024 to Friday 20th December 2024. We reopen on Monday 6th January 2025.

Summer Period: 3rd June – 23rd August 2024

Public holidays: 29/03/2024, 01/04/2024, 06/05/2024; 27/05/2024, 26/08/2024


There is a non-refundable £80 registration fee/deposit for all courses. 

General English and Exam Courses:

 

General English and Exam Courses1-4 weeks5-11 weeks12-21 weeks22+ weeks  
Course 1: IELTS Preparation£325

£315

£305

£295

  
Course 2: Cambridge Preparation£325

£315

£305

£295

  
Course 3: Full-time General English£325

£315

£305

£295

  
Summer period for course 1, 2 and 3£345

£335

£325

£315

  
Course 4: General English + Business
£695
One-to-One Rate
£78 per hour
Two-to-One Rate
£99 per hour
Book fee for all GE and Exam classes
1-6 weeks £40
7+ weeks £60
                     Summer Period: 3rd June – 23rd August 2024
 
General English LightTimetablePrice per weekPrice per week (summer supplement)
12.5 hours (60 minutes) per week9:00 – 11:45 UK time Monday – Friday£175 per week£185 per week

30 + Courses:

30 + Courses per week:
30+ Core Only

£430

Core + Intensive

£680

Core + Business Communication

£995

Core + 5 hours One-to-One

£795

Core + 10 hours One-to-One

£1200

Core + Culture: 8th April – 18th October 2024£1350
Executive lunches (available to 30+ and Executive students)£100

Cambridge Exam Courses and Exam Dates & Prices:

Our group CAE Cambridge courses are designed to finish just before the exam date so that students take the exam when they are most prepared. You can join this course on any Monday when the course is running. You do not have to enrol for the entire duration of the course. You must enrol for a minimum of two weeks and study any length course from 2 weeks upwards. 

CAE, FCE, and CPE courses with 1:1 Exam preparation run all year round.

Course

Course Length

Start

Finish

Exam dates

Course fees

CAE (C1) Cambridge Advanced 

CAE (C1)

2-8 weeks

15/04/24

07/06/24

05/06/24

1 – 4 weeks: £325 per week

5 – 11 weeks: £315 per week

Summer period: £345 per week

CAE (C1)

2-8 weeks

01/07/24

23/08/24

23/08/24

CAE (C1) with 1:1 Exam Preparation

2+ weeks

Any Monday (except bank holidays)

As above or exams also available on 21/02/24

12.5 hours General English + 5 hours 1:1 Exam Preparation
2+ weeks: £565 per week

12.5 hours General English + 10 hours 1:1 Exam Preparation
2+ weeks: £955 per week

FCE (B2) Cambridge First 

FCE (B2) with 1:1 Exam Preparation

2+ weeks

Any Monday (except bank holidays)

02/03/24

12.5 hours General English + 5 hours 1:1 Exam Preparation
2+ weeks: £565 per week

12.5 hours General English + 10 hours 1:1 Exam Preparation
2+ weeks: £955 per week

04/06/24

22/08/24

 
CPE (C2) Cambridge Proficiency 

CPE (C2) with 1:1 Exam Preparation

2+ weeks

Any Monday (except bank holidays)

02/03/24

12.5 hours General English + 5 hours 1:1 Exam Preparation
2+ weeks: £565 per week

12.5 hours General English + 10 hours 1:1 Exam Preparation
2+ weeks: £955 per week

07/06/24

 

IELTS Test Dates 2024 at LSI/IH Portsmouth:

Exam DateAcademic or
General Training
The test fee in 2024 is £200 

27th January, Saturday

AC & GT

17th February, Saturday

AC & GT

7th March, Thursday

AC

23rd March, Saturday

AC & GT

13th April, Saturday

AC

27th April, Saturday

AC & GT

9th May, Thursday

AC & GT

25th May, Saturday

AC & GT

8th June, Saturday

AC & GT

22nd June, Saturday

AC & GT

11th July, Thursday

AC

27th July, Saturday

AC & GT

For more information about availability, please contact the centre directly by phone (02392 291811) or by email (IELTS@lsi-portsmouth.co.uk)

If you wish to postpone or cancel your test, please contact us at IELTS@lsi-portsmouth.co.uk.

OET Course Dates and Fees:

OET courses are designed to finish just before the exam date so that students take the exam when they are most prepared. 

For 2024, our Full-Time OET Preparation course is offered on a closed group basis only. Please contact us to discuss your needs further.

FEES
Closed Group Fee: £420 per student for 1 week (25 study hours per week).
Minimum delegates: 4 per group
Maximum delegates: 12 per group
Registration fee: £80 per delegate

OET Exam Dates and Fees:

Please note that exam prices are set by OET, more information here

13th January

3rd August

10th February

17th August

24th February

31st August

9th March

 

6th April

 

20th April

 

18th May

 

1st June

 

6th July

 

20th July

 

CELTA Course Dates and Fees:

Course Date 
The course fee in 2024 is £1,339 plus £156 Cambridge Fee 
6th May – 31st May 2024
 
30th September – 25th October 2024
 

Pre-Sessional Courses:

Course Options: Course Fees:

Extended (no minimum level)
36 Week Pre-Sessional Programme

11/12/23 – 23/08/24

£10,900

PSE1
20 Week Pre-Sessional Programme/2.0 IELTS Bands

27/11/23 – 19/04/24

08/04/24 – 23/08/24

05/08/24 – 20/12/24

£6,800

PSE2
16 Week Pre-Sessional Programme/1.5 IELTS Bands

02/01/24 – 19/04/24 *Monday 1st Jan is a bank holiday.

07/05/24 – 23/08/24 *Monday 6th May is a bank holiday.

02/09/24 – 20/12/24

£5,450

PSE3
11 Week Pre-Sessional Programme/1.0 IELTS Bands

05/02/24 – 19/04/24

10/06/24 – 23/08/24

07/10/24 – 20/12/24

£4,150

PSE4
7 Week Pre-Sessional Programme/0.5 IELTS Bands

04/03/24 – 19/04/24

08/07/24 – 23/08/24

04/11/24 – 20/12/24

£2,700

PSE5 (Summer only)
4 Week Pre-Sessional Programme/Unconditional

29/07/24 – 23/08/24

£1,800

For more information about availability, please contact the centre directly by phone (02392 291811) or by email (IELTS@lsi-portsmouth.co.uk)

If you wish to postpone or cancel your test, please contact us at IELTS@lsi-portsmouth.co.uk.

Teacher and University Lecturer Training:

One-to-one or closed groups available throughout the year.

CLIL for secondary school teachers
*available on a closed group basis only

£2,790 per group per week

Methodology and Language

£2,790 per group per week

 

Methodology and Language for University Lecturers & Admin Staff

 

£2,790 per group (up to 6 participants)

£3,300 per group (up to 8 participants)

£3,900 per group (up to 10 participants)

Executive English Courses

Executive Combination (25hours)

£1,450 per week

Executive Combination Plus (30 hours)

£1,950 per week

All- day One-to-One: Intensive Plus

30 hours

£2,300

All- day One-to-One: Standard

25 hours

£1,950

All- day One-to-One: Intensive

20 hours

£1,550

All- day One-to-One: Semi-Intensive

15 hours

£1,170

Closed Group

£2,790

English + Golf

G1

£2,630

G2

£2,100

G3

£2,130

Executive Lunches (available to 30+ and Executive students)

£100pw

Accommodation:

Summer Period: 3rd June – 23rd August 2024:

Homestay:Low season:High season:
Standard Homestay: per week£180£190
Standard Homestay: per extra night£35
Exec Homestay (available to 30+): per week£290
Exec Homestay (available to 30+): extra nights£45
Special dietary requirement supplement (coeliac/gluten-free, vegan, nut allergy etc)£20 per week
Self-Catering Residence (single occupancy studio)£250 per week, plus £100 booking fee
Hotels:
Holiday Inn (4 star) website herePrices from £90 per night, incl. breakfast
Queens Hotel (4 star) website herePrices from £90 per night, incl. breakfast
IBIS Central (3 stars) website herePrices from £80 per night, incl. breakfast

LSI/IH Portsmouth offer high quality self-catering accommodation in University Residences year-round within walking distance of the school. During the Non-summer period, this accommodation can only be booked through LSI/IH Portsmouth. Please note this accommodation is not owned or managed by LSI/IH Portsmouth. Please contact us directly for further infomation.

Airport transfers:

Airport transfers:Arrival:Departure:Return:
Heathrow or Gatwick£150£115£260
Luton£200£180£380
Southampton£90£80£150
London Central£205£205£410
Stansted£220£220£440

Course Change Supplement:

There is a course change supplement of £25 on any changes made to the original booking – where we have to produce new documents/invoices; dates; course changes (but not upgrades); adding/cancelling accommodation and transfers; shortening courses. Note there will be no charge if the changes are due to a visa delay.