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English for International Students
(Short- Term Study Visa)

TWC School of English for International Students (Short- Term Study Visa)

Who is the course for?

TWC School of English course for international students is tailored to meet the diverse needs of individuals aiming to enhance their English language proficiency for various purposes. Whether you are seeking to bolster your language skills prior to commencing studies or advancing in your professional career, our program is designed to cater to your specific requirements.

By enrolling in our course, you will not only attain a solid foundation of the English language but also immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of British culture. Our curriculum aims to reinforce your learning, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the language and our dedicated team is committed to helping you make rapid progress, enabling you to achieve your educational and professional goals with ease.

TWC School of English course objectives:

Our classes are designed with the primary objective of rapidly enhancing your overall English language proficiency in the areas of listening, reading, writing, and speaking, enabling you to communicate with fluency and ease. In addition to honing these fundamental language skills, our program also emphasizes the development and refinement of essential competencies.

Through our curriculum, you will have the opportunity to cultivate vital aptitudes such as intercultural communication, fostering cultural awareness, nurturing effective networking and relationship-building skills, mastering efficient note-taking techniques, gaining confidence in delivering presentations, as well as developing leadership and management abilities. By actively engaging in our classes, you will not only witness significant progress in your language proficiency but also acquire a comprehensive skill set that will contribute to your personal and professional growth.

Course Duration

6-11 Months

Start Date

January 2024

Mode of Delivery


Package Starts 


Visa Information

Short term English language study visa allows you to study an English language course between 6 and 11 months. ‘TWC’ will prepare the letter for your UKVI visa application. On receipt of fees for the study period, we shall provide the signed and stamped ‘letter of confirmation’ of studies in support of your visa.

To find out whether you need a visa to study in the UK, check:

For details of this type of accreditation see Home Office web links:

To find a visa application centre in your country, check:


‘’Hosts International meets the standards for registration with the British Council as a provider of homestay, private home and independent self-catering accommodation for adults and under-18s for accredited providers in the UK”.

There are two types of accommodations:

  1. Homestay – Living with a homestay is an unforgettable experience that helps students avoid cultural shock and slowly integrates and teaches them about the British culture. It has been proven that students’ welfare greatly affects their grades and ability to focus.  Our homestays are not only there to cook and provide a roof above students heads but also to interact with them, help improve their English skills and, most importantly, make them feel at home.
  2. House Share – If students wish to have a slightly more independent lifestyle and cater for themselves, we are happy to accommodate them in outstanding house shares that are located in central London where students would be sharing their experience with other international students.


Prices for homestay range from £170.00 – £230.00 per week


Airport transfers: If it is your first the in the UK, Hosts International is able to provide airport to accommodation transfer services.

Travel insurance: To ensure a stress-free and enjoyable experience during your course, we highly recommend that you obtain adequate travel insurance prior to the commencement of your studies. Having suitable travel insurance in place is essential, as it safeguards your financial investment in the event of unforeseen circumstances. Instances such as illness or a serious accident that prevents you from traveling are considered insured reasons, and with appropriate travel insurance, you can recover the costs associated with course cancellation Securing a travel insurance at the time of booking is particularly advantageous because it provides coverage for pre-departure cancellation from the date of policy issuance. Your travel insurance could cover:

  1. Replacing a lost passport or visa
  2. Replacing luggage that is lost or stolen
  3. Course fees, if you need to cancel your course early due to illness or accident
  4. Medical bills in the UK if you are ill or have an accident

Immigration health surcharge applies for short-term English study visa and this fee will be a part of your online visa application. From this, you gain access to the comprehensive range of national health services available in the UK throughout your stay. This encompasses complimentary doctors’ appointments and hospital services.

It is reassuring to know that all students have access to emergency healthcare services at no charge while in the UK. In the event of an emergency requiring immediate medical attention, simply dial 999 to request an ambulance. There are no associated costs for contacting emergency services or receiving urgent care at public hospitals. However, please bear in mind that expenses may be incurred if you require an extended hospital stay or further treatment..


Travelling to The Woolwich College

Located in Woolwich, London, our college is situated in close proximity to the renowned River Thames. This area holds immense historical significance, serving as the home of the Royal Arsenal and playing a pivotal role in the development of both British military and industrial sectors. Additionally, Woolwich is a part of the Greenwich borough, which has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its exceptional landmarks such as the Greenwich Meridian, Royal Observatory, and rich maritime history.

Woolwich prides itself on excellent connectivity, offering a wide array of transportation options. Commuters can rely on the efficient South-eastern trains and Thames Clippers riverboat services, which provide convenient access to central London. Moreover, the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) facilitates seamless connections to various destinations, including London City Airport. Excitingly, Woolwich is now set to benefit from the Crossrail, Elizabeth Line, providing a direct link to Heathrow Airport, one of the busiest airports in the world.

Woolwich boasts excellent connectivity through a range of transportation options. South-eastern trains and Thames Clippers riverboat services offer efficient travel to central London, while the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) provides convenient links to destinations like London City Airport. Moreover, Woolwich will benefit from the direct connection provided by the Crossrail, Elizabeth Line to Heathrow Airport, which ranks among the busiest airports globally.

Additional facilities

  1. Access to our language laboratory of materials (readers, magazines, books among other resources)
  2. Library
  3. Computers