EC Cape Town

School

The school is warm and welcoming with fantastic facilities and situated in a beautifully renovated heritage building

Information

EC English language school in Cape Town was created in 1991.

The school is in a great location, close to everything, the big waterfront shopping centre, Table Mountain, and the beach.

You can access free wifi, a library, and a student lounge in the school.

The school prepares for the Cambridge and IELTS exams. You can also take the Cambridge exam in the school as it is an exam centre.

EC Cape Town has many accreditations like a Certificate of registration as a private college, an Official Cambridge exam

centre.

Why EC English is the best English School to study English in Cape Town

  • Qualified and experienced teachers.
  • Modern premises.
  • Official Cambridge preparation school.
  • Official IELTS preparation school.
  • The school is located in the central business district.
  • Great location for shops, dining and entertainment.
  • It is surrounded by some of the top hotels in Cape Town.
  • Opposite Cape Town’s newest and tallest skyscraper, called Portside.

Most popular activities that English School EC English organises in the afternoons and evenings in Cape Town

Afternoons

  • Camps Bay Beach.
  • Horse riding on the beach.
  • Neighbourgoods Market Cape Town.
  • Swimming with sea lions.
  • Table Mountain Hiking.
  • The Malay quarter Bo-Kaap.
  • Victoria and Alfred Waterfront.

Evenings

  • Cinema.
  • Dinner at the restaurant "Cafe Africa".
  • The big wheel in Waterfront.
  • Walking around Sea Point.
  • Watching the sunset at Lion Head.
  • Watching the sunset at Signal Hill.

Most popular excursions and trips that English School EC English organises at the weekends

  • Cape of Good Hope.
  • Cape Town Stadium.
  • District Six.
  • Garden Route Tours.
  • Robben Island.

Location

SchoolEC Cape Town
Address42 Hans Strijdom Avenue, Foreshore, Cape Town City Centre
Code8000
CityCape Town
CountrySouth Africa
Latitude-33.916386
Longitude18.423322
Phone (emergencies)+27 8488 66 342
Street viewGoogle Street View
Virtual tourGoogle 360 Virtual Tour

Facilities

Library Library
Student Lounge Common Area Student Lounge Common Area
Air Conditioning Air Conditioning
Free Wifi Free Wifi
Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access
Computer Room Computer Room
Interactive White Board Interactive White Board

Summary

Total students capacity180
Number of classrooms12
Age minimum16
Authorised exam centre forCAE C1CPE C2FCE B2
AccreditationsALTOEaqualsEducacion South Africa EDUSA
Year 2022
Holidays (country)01/Jan, 21/Mar, 15/Apr, 18/Apr, 27/Apr, 02/May, 16/Jun, 09/Aug, 24/Sep, 16/Dic, 25/Dic, 26/Dic
High season period courses03/Jan → 25/Mar
High season period residences01/Jan → 25/Mar
High season period homestays01/Jan → 25/Mar
Year 2023
Holidays (country)02/Jan, 21/Mar, 07/Apr, 10/Apr, 27/Apr, 01/May, 16/Jun, 09/Aug, 25/Sep, 16/Dic, 25/Dic, 26/Dic
High season period courses02/Jan → 24/Mar
High season period residences01/Jan → 24/Mar
High season period homestays01/Jan → 24/Mar

Statistics on ages

Whole Year

Students total average60
Students per classroom maximum12
Students per classroom average9

Statistics on nationalities

Whole Year

Total nationalities9

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Prices

Year 2022
EUR
Enrolment fee50 ≈ 0
Placement fee35 ≈ 0
Material course (per week)5 ≈ 0
Material course maximum (total)60 ≈ 0
Year 2023
EUR
Enrolment fee50 ≈ 0
Placement fee35 ≈ 0
Material course (per week)7 ≈ 0
Material course maximum (total)60 ≈ 0

Accommodation

Homestay accommodation in Cape Town

Homestay accommodation in Cape Town

Live the experience of full immersion living with a South African host family in Cape Town

Residence Comfort Dorp Street

Residence Comfort Dorp Street

Student residence in the city centre and at 15 minutes walk from the school in Cape Town

Residence Comfort Green Point

Residence Comfort Green Point

Student residence at 26 minutes walk from the school

Courses

#LanguageCourseWeeksLessons WeekAge MinimumProfilesLevelsRelated ExamsPrice Week from (EUR)Price Week from ()
     
1ENGeneral English Course 20 lessonsExcellent general English course standard 20 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {904}1-50 2016Adults 16+General EnglishA1A2B1B2C1C2200≈ 0
2ENGeneral English Course 30 lessonsThe most popular general English course intensive 30 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {905}1-50 3016Adults 16+General EnglishA1A2B1B2C1C2265≈ 0
3ENGeneral English Course + English for work 20+10LCombined general English course 20 lessons per week plus English for Work 10 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {908}1-12 3018Adults 18+Language + BusinessB1B2C1C2315≈ 0
4ENGeneral English Course + English City 20+10LCombined General English Course 20 lessons with English in the City of 10 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {909}1-4 3016Adults 16+General EnglishLanguage + ActivitiesB1B2C1C2380≈ 0
5ENFull-time Cambridge FCE Course 20 lessonsCambridge B2 preparation course full time 20 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {910}102016Adults 16+Cambridge FCEB1B2C1C2FCE B2285≈ 0
6ENFull-time Cambridge FCE Course 30 lessonsCambridge B2 preparation course full time 30 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {911}103016Adults 16+Cambridge FCEB1B2C1C2FCE B2380≈ 0
7ENFull-time Cambridge CAE Course 20 lessonsCambridge C1 preparation course full time 20 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {912}102016Adults 16+Cambridge CAEB2C1C2CAE C1285≈ 0
8ENFull-time Cambridge CAE Course 30 lessonsCambridge C1 preparation course full time 30 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {913}103016Adults 16+Cambridge CAEB2C1C2CAE C1380≈ 0
9ENFull-time IELTS Course 20 lessonsAcademic IELTS preparation course full-time 20 lessons per week in Cape Town, South Africa {914}1-23 2016Adults 16+Cambridge IELTSB1B2C1C2225≈ 0
10ENGeneral English Course + One to One 20+5LCombined general English course 20 lessons per week in a group plus 5 private One to One English classes per week in Cape Town, South Africa {907}1-50 2516Adults 16+Language + One to OneA1A2B1B2C1C2500≈ 0
11ENGeneral English Course + One to One 20+10LCombined general English course 20 lessons per week in a group plus 10 private One to One English classes per week in Cape Town, South Africa {906}1-50 3016Adults 16+Language + One to OneA1A2B1B2C1C2800≈ 0
12ENOne to One English Classes 10 lessonsPrivate English classes 10 lessons a week in Cape Town, South Africa {917}1-50 1016Adults 16+One to OneA1A2B1B2C1C2600≈ 0
13ENOne to One English Classes 20 lessonsPrivate English classes 20 lessons a week in Cape Town, South Africa {916}1-50 2016Adults 16+One to OneA1A2B1B2C1C21,200≈ 0