International summer school

Study English and experience British culture in Brighton.

Our English Language Summer School will help you to develop your English in enjoyable and interactive sessions. You can also combine English lessons with Hairdressing classes and work experience. 

You will be taught by qualified and experienced teachers who will help you improve your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.

Improve your English and meet students from all over the world, while enjoying the summer in one of England’s most famous seaside locations.

At Brighton Metropolitan College, we offer students a supportive and effective learning environment, well-equipped classrooms and excellent support from our International team.

What to expect from Brighton?

Brighton is a fantastic city to live and study in, it is famous for its relaxed friendly atmosphere, exciting independent shops and cool culture.

Brighton is a beautiful historic city with its own palace and many art galleries, museums, and attractions including Brighton Palace Pier and the British Airways i360.

What to expect from Brighton?

A great place to live

Brighton attracts lots of visitors from all over the world in summer, who love to visit the city, the beach and the beautiful surrounding countryside. 

You can reach Brighton in only 25 minutes from Gatwick Airport by train, ideal for students visiting from overseas.

London is also only one hour away from Brighton, which is perfect if you want to visit the capital for a day trip.

A great place to live

General English

Our Summer School runs from 29 June – 7 August.

We have weekly starts available so you can start your study programme any Monday and there are many different options to suit your needs.

You can join our Summer School from two to six weeks and can choose either 15 or 20 hours study per week.

Course 2-3 weeks 4-6 weeks

15 hours study per week

£225 per week

£215 per week

20 hours study per week

£265 per week

£245 per week


For more information and to apply, please see the course page.

General English

Hairdressing Summer School

The MET offers a three-week summer programme from 06 July - 17 July 2020. 

Combining 10 hours of General English/English for Hairdressing per week, and 10 hours of hairdressing classes per week, you will then have to opportunity to complete a one week hairdressing-related work placement.

You will also get three weeks of accommodation with a host family in a twin room, half board.

Cost: £1,275 per student

For more information, contact our International Team 01273 667788 ext.752 | or see the course page.

Hairdressing Summer School

Accommodation options

Homestay single:

  • Half-board: £165 per week
  • Self-catering: £140 per week

Homestay twin: (available for students travelling together)

  • Half-board: £140 per week

Accommodation placement fee: £30

Accommodation options

Experience our amazing city

In addition to your studies, as a student at the MET you will be able to join lots of fun activities, planned especially for our English Language Summer School.

  • Brighton walking tour
  • Beach BBQ
  • Volleyball
  • Afternoon tea
  • Evening Games at Brighton Pier
  • Laser Tag
  • Traditional fish and chips
  • Bouldering
  • Student night

Activities will depend the on number of students. Additional costs may apply.

Experience our amazing city

See what the UK has to offer!

As well as a programme of exciting activities especially for you, our International Team also organises optional day trips to see some of the most popular places to visit in England.

  • London
  • Bath
  • Cambridge
  • Oxford
  • Windsor
  • Harry Potter Studios
  • Seven Sisters
See what the UK has to offer!

Why choose the MET?

More than 1,000 expert staff work with our students to equip them with the knowledge and skills they need to prepare them for the world of work - to encourage support and inspire them. The MET helps to build the self belief, confidence and bravery our students need to meet and exceed their aspirations. 

At the MET we believe it's our job to celebrate ambition, unlock potential and transform lives.

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