Studying in the UK

London New Year Week Course

After many successful years, SGI London will again be running the New Year Week Course 30/12/2019 - 03/01/2020 (except 01/01/2020), an ideal programme for those busy students who want to use their holiday time over the Christmas period to both study English and also experience the festive spirit in London with SGI’s teacher-led visits and events.
There are many highlights to this great one week programme:

-  Marvel at one of the many New Year’s Eve fireworks displays available throughout  London....
- Visit the magnificent Natural History Museum, followed by ice skating at the Museum rink ...  
- Enjoy the fun attractions and Christmas market of the Winter Wonderland Hyde Park....
- Soak up the vibrant heady atmosphere of a traditional London pub with a teacher....
- View the River Thames and the City of London in all its glory with our fascinating 'Under the Bridges of  London walk, includes St Paul's  Cathedral...

Why not welcome in the New Year in one of the world’s great cities? Here is what we are offering*

28th Monday: Welcome drinks

Monday 30th December:  Welcome drinks

The teacher will meet you and take you to a local pub for a drink. Bring your questions about London and they will do their best to answer them! A great opportunity to meet other students and practise your English.

Meet at 1.30pm in front of the school for conversation club

Saturday 31st December : Afternoon Tea + NEW YEAR’S EVE FIREWORKS

Tuesday 31st December : Afternoon Tea + NEW YEAR’S EVE FIREWORKS

Enjoy Afternoon tea followed by a spectacular fireworks show to welcome in 2018!

Meet Teacher in front of the school at 3.15pm: Price: Afternoon Tea approx cost £10   Fireworks: Free - choose from a number of great firework displays for free!  

Wednesday 01st January:  School is closed




Wednesday: Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

Thursday 02nd January:  Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

Entry to Winter Wonderland is free, wander past the fairground rides, and child-friendly Santa Land (including Santa's grotto) or through the Christmas markets. It’s a real treat for anyone feeling the spirit of the season.

Meet the teacher in front of the school at 1.30pm: Price: Free

Friday 03rd January: Natural History Museum and Ice Skating

Price: Natural History Museum: Free: Ice Skating: £18
Visit the magnificent Natural History Museum, followed by optional fun on the ice with ice skating at the Museum rink ...  

Meet the teacher in front of the school at 1.30pm

*All activities and venues subject to change

Package includes: 

  • General English classes 3 hours every day 9.15 - 12.45 - except Saturday 30/12/19 and Sunday 03/01/2020 (except 01/01/2020)
  • Excellent daily social programme with accompanying teachers
  • Great accommodation options – homestays, student residences, executive apartments.
  • Superb Central London location


New Year Week Fees

  • Standard English Course £290 Book now 

​​Social Programme timetable​ (click on More Events Information)

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09:15 - 10:45
11:15 - 12:45

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Who is this course for?

This special one week course is perfect for students of any level of English who would like to not only study but also enjoy everything London has to offer during this holiday season through our specially designed social programme. There are plenty of study options and a good range of accommodation for students to choose from.

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