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International House Malta

English language school
in Swieqi, Malta
International House Malta is a truly unique school located in beautiful island Malta.

Students take advantage of our central location: residential area, which creates perfect environment for study, but within walking distance of Malta's nightlife and entertainment centres, Paceville and St. Julian's. Trip to Sliema takes just 15 minutes by bus.

Our school has family atmosphere: everyone in the school knows you by name.

We use personalised approach: our teachers and academic staff will guide you in your learning.

Our internationally qualified teachers use effective teaching methods as well as modern and high-quality study materials.

We offer English courses for all levels from beginners to proficiency. All lessons are interactive and students can use online resources provided by IH Malta.

IH Malta serves students from dozens countries. For example, the student mix in October 2017 consisted of students from 23 different countries.

A full week leisure programme is also offered to all students. For example, Sliema Harbour Cruise, movie nights, BBQ on the beach, boat parties, swimming at sandy beaches.

We also offer internships both at our school, other partner schools and commercial entities:
- Hospitality sector;
- Catering sector;
- Accountancy firms;
- Law firms;
- iGaming sector.
Please, contact us about internships opportunities before booking.
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Our budget estimation for 1 month is 1,021.4 €.
We don't include cost of study and renting of accommodation. We include cost of all food at home (153.62€), daily lunch and cappuchino as well as visiting restaurants (536.47€), moderate amount of drinks, cinema ticket per week, public transport 5 round trips per week (31.5€), 1 round trip by taxi for long distance weekly (208.25€) and fitness club membership(51.90€). Cigarettes and excursions aren't included. Depends on your lifestyle actual budget may vary.

Safety Index is 64.46, so generally speaking, this is safe place.
You feel safe in absolutely majority of situations: walking alone during daylight andnight, low chances of car stolen or being mugged or robbed, no worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion.
Disadvantages in safety: despite hight level of safety, crime increasing in the past 3 years is high.
About teachers
All teachers have a minimum qualification of CELTA or a DELTA. All teachers at IH Malta continuous professional development.
Our students
We teach English to Adults in our main school.
Accreditation
IH Malta is a member of the International House World Organisation, EAQUALS (European Association for Quality Language Services – www.eaquals.org) and FELTOM (Federation of English Language Teaching Organisations Malta).
Facilities
- great location,
- nice air-conditioned rooms
- interactive whiteboards
- free internet and Wi-Fi
- full week leisure programme
- FREE water, tea and coffee
- School surrounded by gardens
- Roof terrace
Courses
  • Exam preparation (IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge FCE & CAE)
    From 16 years From 8 to 12 students per class Length of course min 1 week Length of lesson 45 min For intermediate - advanced
    International House Malta offers a new, dynamic and flexible exam preparation classes. Our courses focus on all four skills, learn exam-taking strategies and improve your general level of English.

    Our experienced teachers will provide you with personalised feedback and design the activities so that you can prepare for your exam in the way that suits your needs.

    As a part of your class, you'll have 20 groups lessons of General English + 1:1 lessons with your teacher focused on exam preparation. Such combinaiton allows to improve knowledge of General English and focus on your exam. You'll achieve the best result in short period of time.
  • General English
    From 16 years From 8 to 12 students per class Length of course min 1 week Length of lesson 45 min For all levels
    General English is the most common English class. You have a choice for 10, 20 or 30 group lessons per week or 20 group lessons + 10 individual 1:1 lessons with a teacher per week.

    10 group lessons per week
    It's a new English language course aimed at people who wish to:
    - brush up their English;
    - leave enough time to enjoy what Malta has to offer;
    - meet new people from all other parts of the world at the same time.
    Youll have 1.5 hours of General English tuition in group; two lessons of 45 minutes duration each in the morning starting at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. or in the afternoon at 1 p.m. Every day from Monday to Friday.

    20 group lessons per week
    Experienced and qualified teachers use a communicative approach to develop skills in listening and speaking in English for social and travel purposes. Students work on topical material and a certificate of attendance is awarded at the end of the course. Course offered all year round. Time of the class: 9.00-12.30 or 13:00 - 16:30 (subject to availability), Monday - Friday.

    30 lessons per week
    Intensive Courses offer additional group lessons which are planned in coordination with the morning group lessons. These would focus on improving oral fluency or other weaknesses. Time: 09:00 – 14:30 daily Monday - Friday.

    20 group lessons + 10 private 1:1 lessons per week
    The course consists of 20 lessons in a group in the mornings with 10 individual tuition lessons in the afternoons. Group lessons are designed to be useful to all participants whereas during the afternoon lessons, students have the opportunity to improve on weaknesses covered during the group lessons or identify other areas on which more focus is needed. Time: 09:00 – 14:30 daily, Monday - Friday.
  • Private 1:1 and 2:1 lessons
    From 16 years 1 students per class Length of course min 1 week Length of lesson 45 min For all levels
    This intensive English course will help participants achieve realistic goals according to their individual needs. The course aims to provide students with opportunities to achieve greater fluency and accuracy in the English language. Also suitable for clients whose level of English is below Pre-Intermediate.
    You have two choices:
    - 1-to-1 lessons, which means you would be only one students in a class
    - 2-to-1 lessons, which means 2 students study with a teacher.

    Please, keep in mind that 2:1 English course is limited to 2 students of the same level travelling together. Lessons are given by a tutor who plans the course with a view to improving students overall knowledge of English.
Accommodations
  • Host Family
    From: 16 years
    Time in transit: 5 - 20 min by walking
    Host families are situated 5-20 minutes walking distance from the IH Malta main school.
    Check-in time: 15:00
    Check-out time: 12:00

    You have a choice from variety of rooms with included half-board (breakfast and dinner).
    Host family can also be made on only breakfast or full-board (breakfast, lunch, dinner). Special dietary needs are subject to availability. Extra charges apply.
  • Student Residence Villa Belview
    From: 16 years
    Time in transit: 5 min
    Belview holiday accommodation is a newly refurbished villa.It is fully licensed as «Comfort» Category by the Ministry of Tourism of Malta. It is ideal for holiday makers and students who want to benefit from comfortable, very clean and affordable accommodation in Malta.

    Belview features a number of single, double, triple and quadruple bedrooms. There is a large, very well equipped common kitchen and dinging room. There is also a living and TV lounge and a large roof terrace. All rooms have large balconies and are very well sun lit and airy. Service includes weekly cleaning and change of linen. There are also washing clothes facilities.

    Belview has a superb location. It is situated in a quiet, residential area of Swieqi, yet only a few hundred metres from the St. George Sandy beach (Blue Flag) and Paceville – the centre for night life in Malta. All amenities, restaurants, shops and the main bus terminus are also within easy reach.

    Villa Belview is situated only 5 minutes walking distance from the IH Malta main school.
    Check-in time: 13:00
    Check-out time: 12:00
Transfer
  • Airport - Swieqi - 25.00
  • Airport - Swieqi - Airport - 45.00
Contact of school
Address:128, Sirk Street Zipcode:SWQ 3211