St Edmund's College, Cambridge

 The University of Cambridge is the second oldest university in the United Kingdom and academically ranked as one of the top universities in the world.

St Edmund’s College was founded in 1896 and is one of the 31 colleges which make up the University of Cambridge.

St Edmund’s is known for its friendly atmosphere, that reflects in its history and traditions. The college is a short walk from central Cambridge that allows students the unique experience to be immersed into the life of a Cambridge student!! The fantastic cultural programme combines 15 hours of lessons per week with an intensive activities programme. Students will be able to experience the history and sights of Cambridge and explore the life of an undergraduate student at Cambridge University. With full day excursions to London and Windsor, students can explore some of the most famous and historic cities in the UK during their stay.

    • Residential Centre
    • Summer Courses
    • Suitable for Groups and Individual Students
    • Trinity Examination Available
    • Oxbridge Tour
    • Adult Student Ratio 1:10
    • European City Tours Available
    • Full day excursion to London


Facilities
  • Common rooms
  • Football pitch
  • Walking distance from central Cambridge
  • One of the 31 colleges which make up the University of Cambridge 
Accommodation
  • Twin and triple rooms with shared bathroom facilities
  • Accommodation blocks are all on the main campus
Nearby Airports
  • 144 km from Heathrow
  • 154 km from Gatwick
  • 48 km from Stansted

A typical day with Ardmore

Students have three hours of English lessons per day from Monday to Friday, with the lessons divided into two parts.

Part One: Language input, which involves using grammar and vocabulary in various tasks/exercises.

Part Two: Fluency/practice activities aimed at developing fluency through specific tasks like designing a website or poster, conducting a classroom survey or even producing/acting in a short play.

We offer a wide range of activities, which may include: Football, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tennis, Basketball, etc. 

Evening entertainment programme may include Talent Show, Disco, Quiz Nights, Film Nights, Sports Tournaments and more options.

Emphasis on communication helps students to use English for a variety of purposes and in various situations. Our aim is to build students' knowledge and confidence in understanding and speaking English.

Nearby attractions and Excursions

There’s plenty to see and do for a half day, or even an full day around Cambridge and nearby. A full day trip to London for a river cruise, or a visit to Windsor and Windsor Castle.

Alternatively there are half day excursions more local to the campus, which include a tour of the town, a themed walk around Cambridge, bowling / cinema and punting on the River Thames.

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