Learn English in Philadelphia

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Why study English in Philadelphia?

Known as the city of brotherly love, Philadelphia is diverse but welcoming, and boasts a large student population. It is full of history, with important landmarks such as Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, and is host to an impressive arts scene, with art museums, theaters, and other artistic venues. A wide selection of shops, boutiques, and restaurants help make Philadelphia feel like home to anyone who visits.

  • Our English school in Philadelphia is located in the heart of the city
  • Philadelphia is a large city, with an urban population of around five and a half million
  • Accommodation is available in the form of homestays and a student residence
  • Philadelphia has a good transport network of buses, trains, and subways
  • Students should arrive at Philadelphia International Airport




Adult English schools in Philadelphia

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Philadelphia Best for studying in a friendly and accessible city with great history and culture Large City 52 nationalities attended this school last year
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Things to Do and See

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Wander around bohemian South Street with unique shops and places to eat


Watch the Philies play baseball or the 76ers play basketball

Food & Drink

Sample a famous Philly Cheesesteak from one of many eateries


Sip on cocktails and listen to live music at one the city's many clubs and bars

Outdoor Activities

Spend a weekend in New York City or Washington D.C.


Visit the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall

Arts & Theatre

See famous works by American masters at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts


Enjoy the beach and seaside life in Chesapeake Bay

Accommodation in Philadelphia

Student residences are specially selected apartments, hostels, and dorms that provide a fantastic living experience. Enjoy a more independent lifestyle and the social aspects of living with new friends.
  • Live with fellow students for more independence
  • Most residences are self-catering
  • Live and socialize with your new friends
  • Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations
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Ideal for students who want to learn about and immerse themselves in U.S. culture. Sharing meals with your hosts every day, you'll benefit from speaking English in relaxed, natural situations.
  • Live with a local family specially chosen by us
  • Enjoy breakfasts and dinners with the family
  • Practice English daily in an informal situation
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture
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