Melton College is a small family run college situated in a large Victorian villa within its own extensive grounds close to the centre of the historic city of York. All our staff are qualified and experienced teachers. Our aim is to provide serious courses in relaxed surroundings.
The College takes a maximum of 98 students in up to 7 levels. Average class sizes are 6 during the Winter, Spring and Autumn Terms and 11 in the Summer Term. There are 8 classrooms, a computer room, a library, and a self-access room. Melton College is an exam centre for UCLES (Cambridge) and one of the busiest IELTS centres in Britain!
The College is open from January to December. It is possible to come for any length of time from 1 week to 11 months and you can start on any Monday. During the Winter, Spring, Autumn and Christmas terms you can choose 15 or 22.5 hours' teaching per week. During the Summer term students study for 21 hours' a week. There is an excursion every Saturday to some of the many places of interest in the North of England.
We also offer work study programmes, IELTS Preparation courses and a variety of English Plus programmes.
Melton College also arranges special courses for school groups. Over the years we have welcomed schools from; Austria, Finland, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and Switzerland.
York, the capital of the North of England, is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. York is only 1 hour 50 minutes from London and has a direct rail link with Manchester International Airport. Being in the centre of Britain, we have good connections with Edinburgh, The Lake District and London. York is therefore the ideal location for an English Course.