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Summer English courses for secondary students

Our summer courses for 9-12 year olds are designed to grow their confidence and improve their speaking skills in a short period of time while having fun. We offer weekly courses in a flexible way - students can join in any week.

Children learning with the world’s English experts will:

  • be taught by expert teachers of children, who will inspire and motivate them
  • be introduced to the culture of the English-speaking world
  • complete a wide range of communicative tasks and engage in interactive activities
  • improve their fluency and self-confidence in English
  • make new friends and have an enjoyable time with us.

IMPORTANT: 9-12 year old students are not required to take an oral placement test to register for our summer courses. Summer courses are not suitable for absolute beginners.

Joining Instructions

  1. Please complete the online placement test by clicking on the link HERE
  2. Once the online placement test is complete, please send the test results and the student's name to
  3. Register for the summer course by completing the registration form HERE

*if your child is already a student at the British Council, there is no need to re-take the placement test.

Course information

  • Levels

    Summer course language levels are determined by the child's age and previous language learning.

  • Course format

    2.5 hours, 5 days a week (Mondays to Fridays), over 1 week

  • Course locations

    Classes are taught at our Buda centre (II. Rákóczi Ferenc Gimnázium, Keleti Károly street 37., Budapest).

  • Price

    The full price of a single week is 36,600 Ft

    Available discounts

    • 5 % discount for first sibling
    • 10 % discount for second sibling
    • 5 % discount for 3 weeks booked

    Discounts cannot be combined

Buda centre
Terms and timetables

Term dates Days Times
22-26 June Monday to Friday 09.00-12.00
29 June - 3 July Monday to Friday 09.00-12.00
6-10 July Monday to Friday 09.00-12.00
13-17 July Monday to Friday 09.00-12.00
20-24 July Monday to Friday 09.00-12.00
27-31 July Monday to Friday 09.00-12.00

Please note that class timetables are subject to change.