Why choose this centre?

  • Beautiful, historic city – discover one of the UK’s hidden gems
  • Campus only 10 minutes walk to historic city centre and main tourist attractions
  • 3 full day excursions per 2 weeks (Cambridge, Stratford-Upon-Avon & York)
  • Good quality single room accommodation with en-suite option
  • Attractive, compact and well-equipped campus located in quiet residential area



Our summer school takes place at Lincoln’s Bishop Grosseteste University campus, only 10 minutes’ walk from Lincoln’s magnificent Cathedral and Castle. This compact campus, with its mix of modern and historic buildings, good sports & social facilities and comfortable accommodation, provides a great study holiday environment for young learners.


  • Single en-suite or single with shared bathroom
  • Standard accommodation has 1:3 shower ratio and wash basin in every bedroom
  • Shared kitchen/common rooms in all residences
  • Key and towel provided
  • Damage deposit of £40

Sports Facilities

  • Large sports halls for volleyball, basketball, 5-a-side football and badminton
  • Grass pitches and playing fields

Other Facilities

  • Large common room for evening activities
  • Well-equipped and comfortable bar & disco for evening activities
  • 80-seat lecture theatre with large screen
  • 230-seat cinema on campus
  • Coffee bar
  • Self-service laundry


  • Free wi-fi internet access throughout the campus

Trinity Exam

  • Trinity Exam included in the package price
  • Exam preparation throughout the course

Optional Enterprise English Workshops

  • Optional 1 x 3 hour Enterprise English workshop per week
  • Workshops cover Job interview skills, CV & cover letter writing, work based role plays & more
  • Enterprise English Workshops take place instead of local visit or sports on campus and are led by teachers
  • Enterprise English workshops must be booked before arrival
  • Open to all students A2 level and above at no additional cost

NEW: Inspiration English Course 

  • An innovative new 2 week course of 30 hour course which students can choose instead of our General English course
  • Start dates: 30/06/2019 and 14/07/2019
  • Ages  14 – 18, minimum level B1. Must be booked in writing before arrival. No additional cost
  • This course is a journey of discovery for creative students who wish to improve their English, network with like-minded peers and work on their own original genre study portfolio project (written or digital) while documenting their creative process. Students will gain a deeper understanding of English connected to culture and the arts and will create their own portfolio of work
  • Trinity GESE Exam not included in Inspiration English course

Optional Drama & Street Dance Workshops

  • Optional 90-minute drama and Street Dance sessions every week
  • Led by professional facilitators
  • Open to all students at no extra cost


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Map and directions

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Transport Facts

Bus/Local travel

  • 10 minutes’ walk to historic city centre, Cathedral and Castle
  • Most tourist attractions within walking distance of campus
  • Local travel costs included


  • East Midlands (EMA): 90 minutes
  • Birmingham (BHX):  120 minutes
  • Manchester (MAN): 165 minutes
  • London Heathrow (LHR): 210 minutes