BSC York
Summer School

Courses running for Summer 2022

English courses for children and teenagers in York

Study in a historic British environment with an English course in York.

A summer school in York is an exciting opportunity for Young Learners to explore this fascinating historic city. Located in the heart of the city’s walls, BSC York is the ideal place for learning English while experiencing real British culture.

York School of English Lounge
Two students on Cambridge Exam Preparation course

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Close to amazing British history

Visit places like the Jorvik Viking Centre, Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Whitby and Gothic Whitby Abbey and much more.

High teaching standards

Led by our Academic Director, our English teachers are all CELTA qualified (or equivalent) and have lived and worked in countries around the world.

Dedicated team

At BSC York, we have a dedicated team to support Young Learners while they’re away from home.

Summer English courses at BSC York

Our main course, General English, focuses on the skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening. By the end of the course, students will be more accurate, fluent and confident in English.

General English
Boy practising English on Intensive English course at BSC
View of the Shambles in York city centre
view of a classroom at BSC York

Fact file

The BSC York fact file has more information about student activities, our General English course and what it’s like to study English in York.

Young Learner students


We plan lots of afternoon activities and day trips for Young Learners at BSC York. See our example timetable for more information.

Arial view of York


Our Homestay hosts are friendly and welcoming, and come from diverse backgrounds. Homestays encourage students to practise English in real-life situations.

The BSC Experience

Located right in the heart of this historic walled city, there's so much to explore when studying at BSC York.

Our York summer school offers Young Learners the opportunity to study in a traditional English environment, experience Britain’s culture and meet other students from across the world. Led by a dedicated activity leader, students will go to some of the most fascinating areas of this medieval city, discovering its history and culture while making new friends.