Current International Students

News, Events and Useful Information

 

Events for International Students 2018/19

Saturday, 13th April

Day trip to Oxford

Saturday, 20th April

Day trip to Swanage, Corfe Castle & Jurassic Coast

Saturday, 27th April

Day trip to London

Saturday, 4th May

Day Trip to Bath

Tuesday, 14th May

Norwegian Kuben Group Farewell

Friday, 14th June

International Student Graduation

Every Wednesday

Conversation Club, 12 – 1pm at the Lansdowne, Room 12. Friendly, informal chat, all levels welcome. Bring your lunch, meet other International Students to practise your English with, and make new friends!

To know more please go to the International Office – Room 17 Lansdowne / Room 1205 North Road

The International Office

Here to help, advise and support. 
Meet the Team for names, faces and contact details…

Request A College Letter

If you require a College Letter for a Bank, to register with a Doctor’s Surgery, to obtain a Visa for the EU, Confirmation of Study or for any other reason, please use our online form

Request a College Letter

Holiday-Going Away Form

If you require a letter confirming our agreement to your time away from The College you need to complete our online form; please be aware that we need at least two working days in order to produce your letter

Holiday-Going Away Form

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Highlights – popular local events through the year

You will know by now that Bournemouth, Poole and the surrounding area has a lot to offer the overseas visitor; here is a reminder of some of the local festivals that shouldn’t be missed:

AnnuallyEventVenue
OctoberBournemouth Marathon FestivalBournemouth Seafront
OctoberBournemouth Arts by the Sea FestivalLower Gardens, Town Centre & Seafront
November to January Christmas in Bournemouth - Market, Ice Rink & moreBournemouth Square and Lower Gardens
MayBournemouth 7's FestivalBournemouth Sports Club, Christchurch
JunePoole Harbour Boat ShowThe Quay, Poole
JulyJazz by the Sea FestivalMultiple venues in Bournemouth & Poole
JulyBourne Free Pride (LGBT) FestivalBournemouth Triangle
JulyBritish Beach Polo ChampionshipsSandbanks, Poole
AugustGreat Dorset Steam FairBlandford Forum
August/SeptemberBournemouth Air FestivalBournemouth Seafront

2019-20 Term & Holiday Dates for English Language classes
AUTUMN TERM 2019SPRING TERM 2020SUMMER TERM 2020
First day of term:
Monday, 09 September 2019
First day of term:
Monday, 06 January 2020
First day of term:
Monday, 20 April 2020
Half-term:
from after College on Friday, 26 October 2019 until the morning of Monday, 04 November 2019
Half-term:
from after College on Friday, 14 February 2020 until the morning of Monday, 24 February 2020
May Day Bank Holiday (College closed):
Friday, 08 May 2020
Last day of term:
Friday, 20 December 2019
Last day of term:
Friday, 03 April 2020
Half-term:
from after College on Friday, 22 May 2020 until the morning of Monday, 01 June 2020
Christmas holidays:
from after College on Friday, 20 December 2019 until the morning of Monday, 06 January 2020
Easter holidays:
from after College on Friday, 03 April 2020 until the morning of Monday, 20 April 2020
Last day of term:
Friday, 26 June 2020
Half term:
from after College on Friday, 26 June 2020 until the morning of Monday, 06 July 2020
First day of additional Summer Term for English Language classes only:
Monday, 06 July 2020
August Bank Holiday (College closed):
Monday, 31 August 2020
Last day of term:
Friday, 28 August 2020