Bay Language Institute
The Bay Language Institute is situated in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, and provides top quality English tuition, including preparation for various exams such as IELTS, TOEFL and others. We run regular groups for students wishing to improve their English, and also offer language courses tailored to specific customer needs, and combined with activities they enjoy – from exciting excursions and sporting possibilities to sunny beach holidays. Our city was recently trated the best city in Africa, and is considered by many to be South Africa's friendliest city.
We offer customers expert language tuition in one of South Africa's top eco and adventure tourism areas. The Eastern Cape hosts more National Parks and private gamer reserves than anywhere else in Africa; the wildlife-viewing possibilities are endless, and all malaria-free!
The Eastern Cape, with South Africa's three biggest flights schools and excellent flight training conditions, is rapidly gaining recognition as an international flight training centre.
ESL Program Introduction
BLI offers students a unique opportunity to learn English in one of Africa's best cities, in an area rich in English settler history. Our courses focus on skills improvement, and we combine them with various excursions and activities. We place a strong emphasis on communication, and offer a variety of special packages and tailor-made courses. Groups are small, and fun.
For prospective pilots, the Eastern Cape, with South Africa's three biggest flights schools and excellent flight training conditions, is the ideal place to get their English up to the required ICAO level 4. BLI has just launched a 4 week course specifically geared to this.
- Number of ESL Students: 50 - 75
- Average Class Size: 4
- Hours per Week: 20 - 30
- Minimum Age: 18
- Housing Options: Homestay Apartment
- School Setting: Urban Suburban
- Accreditation: Port Elizabeth Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
Schedule & Fees
All prices are based on weekly sessions. Discounts available for group bookings and bookings of more than three weeks. Regular weekly starts.
€ 22.00 per hour
€ 27.50 per hour
Aviation English (four weeks, 100 hours, minimum 3 students)
25 hours per week - € 1000.00 / US$ 1500.00 per student
Business Groups (minimum three students):
20 hours per week - € 180.00 per student/week
25 hours per week - € 220.00 per student/week
General English Groups (minimum three students):
20 hours per week - € 150.00 per student/week
30 hours per week - € 220.00 per student/week
Preparation for IELTS (minimum three students):
20+5: € 190.00 per week
Language Safaris are priced on request, depending on number of students and season.
Special Courses & Features
- English for Aviation
- English for Business
- Conversation Partner Program
- Public Speaking Courses
- TOEFL Preparation Courses
- English + Golf
- English + Horse Riding (Equestrian)
- IELTS Preparation Courses
- One-to-One Instruction / Private Lessons
Bay Language Institute
43 Bird Street
Tel +27 (0)41 5836876
Fax +27 (0)86 5008242