beet bournemouth

Welcome to

BEET is an independent family-run school, whose aim is to achieve the highest standards in an atmosphere of warmth and friendliness. We are a student-centred school motivated by quality; we pride ourselves on the level of care and attention our students receive. The school is medium-sized and has an average of 150 students from between 20 and 40 different countries; our size enables us to provide a properly structured learning programme with the individual attention students need. Originally a charming 19th century church school building, BEET now also benefits from the latest technology.

Choosing Your Course

General English
Monday - Friday (15 hours per week)
Our students want to learn English for lots of reasons – for study, business or just for pleasure. At BEET, your lessons will be able to include important vocabulary, grammar and pronunciation. You will improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing. By the end of the course you should be able to deal with a variety of situations confidently in English.


Per Week

1-4 weeks


5-11 weeks


12-21 weeks


22-29 weeks


30-39 weeks


40+ weeks


Monday - Friday (15 hours per week) + 4 lessons (3 hours)
This course gives you fluency and confidence in the language and 21st Century communication skills used in professional situations. Also intensive English program, it prepares you for the International English Language Test, IELTS and TOEFL.


Per Week

1-4 weeks


5-11 weeks


12-21 weeks


22-29 weeks


30-39 weeks


40+ weeks


Courses of 22 weeks or more include a FREE AIRPORT TRANSFER from London Heathrow, Gatwick, Southampton or Bournemouth. Other airports may cost more.
All 45-minute lessons are combined to form 90-minute sessions

Why Choose BEET?


Family-run, student-centred school motivated by quality
Academic quality in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere
A founder member of ‘TEN’ – The English Network group of top quality Independent Schools, IALC & Quality English
Ranked as one of the top schools in the UK by the British Council


Offer General English, IELTS Preparation, Cambridge English FCE, CAE, CPE, BEC & PET courses
English Options Courses including: English for Business; Reading, Writing & Vocabulary; Speaking, Pronunciation and Listening; Academic English and Skills; IELTS & Cambridge preparation
Choice of Homestay, Student House or Executive accommodation within easy walking distance
En-suite summer apartments
Free Online Learning Platform for all students for one year from your course start date


Free wifi in the school, student houses and homestays
Free one-way airport transfer with International Academic Year courses
Full social programme offering a range of varied activities every weekday night and teacher-led Saturday excursions
Our own year-round Teacher Training Centre, ITTC, offering Cambridge CELTA, Delta, TKT and CLIL courses, plus Teacher Refresher Courses and the ITTC CTESOL. There are free additional lessons for BEET students

Choosing Your Accommodation

Choose a Homestay to get maximum language practice with native speakers in a comfortable home Environment. Or if you’re looking for an authentic student experience, our Student Residences are a popular choice.

Homestay accommodation

By staying with a native English-speaking family, you will improve your English much faster and have a closer look at the lifestyle in the UK.


Homestay, single room

£148 per week

Homestay, shared room

£130 per week, per person

Homestay, single room, bed and breakfast

£123 per week

Executive Homestay, single room

£260 per week

Executive Homestay, shared room

£210 per week, per person

Student House (Self-Catering Residence +18)

Student residences are ideal for students looking for a more independent lifestyle. Residences are generally located closer to the schools than homestays. And You’ll have the chance to meet other international students.

Student House

Single Room

£154 per week

Twin or double

£134 per week, per person

Only for people who travel together. Homestay: 1 to 4 students in the house A weekly retention fee of £80 is payable if you wish to keep the room when away, for example on holiday, Shared rooms are only for friends or partners.


  • Welcome, orientation and placement test on your first day
  • Friendly, qualified teachers Tutorials with your teacher every 4 weeks
  • Regular tests to assess your level and progress
  • Interactive whiteboards in every regular classroom
  • The latest materials and coursebooks
  • Dynamic multi-national classes at all levels from elementary to advanced
  • ‘Open door’ policy – talk to our academic management team at any time
  • 1 year’s unlimited access to BEET Online from the start of your course
  • Certificate with progress summary at the end of your studies
  • Access to our FREE social programme 5 nights per week

Not Included Fees

  • Registration fee: £90
  • Document Courier Service (if necessary): £70