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Why Choose Chichester?

Read what students, staff and inspection reports have to say about studying at Chichester College.

"What I like about Chichester College is there are a lot of different nationalities studying here, so I can learn not only about the British culture but also other cultures. They also study English so that we can improve our English skills together. ."

Asumi Japanese Student

I would recommend Chichester College to international students who want to improve their English. It's been an amazing experience with lovely people and staff. If you have a problem you always have someone to speak to.

Alexandra French Student

Homestay Accommodation

Staying with our Homestay Hosts provides a unique opportunity to stay in a local home where hosts and students learn from each other. You will experience British culture first-hand, and your host will also be delighted to learn about you. It's a great way to improve your English. Homestay means living in a house with a local host (this may be a single person, couple or family). Homestay is available to all students on full-time courses.

You can specify whether you wish to be in a smoking or non-smoking household and choose to stay in accommodation with or without pets or children.

All our homestay providers are inspected by a member of the accommodation team each academic year. We conduct a fire risk assessment, ensure that an annual gas safety check is carried out, and ensure hosts complete our safeguarding module in line with the college policy. Our host providers provide unlimited internet to their students at no extra cost.
 
All adults living in the house are DBS checked (Police criminal record check).
 
Our homestay option is available at either Chichester College or Worthing College.
 

Homestay Accommodation

Stay with a British host while you study

Family Living

Learn about British culture and participate in your host's home life.

Live in the Community

Experience life in England by staying with one of our carefully vetted hosts. Eat with them and learn about British culture. Drinking tea is optional :)

Own Bedroom

Choose homestay, and you will have your own bedroom with free Wi-Fi included. If you need to get on with your studies or need some time alone, it's no problem.

Half Board or Self-Catering

Choose half board, and your host will provide breakfast and your evening meal, or opt for self-catering and have the freedom to cook for yourself.

Half Board

Half-board homestay accommodation means that your host will provide you with breakfast, an evening meal during the week, and breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the weekend. These meals are part of the package and are included in the accommodation price.

You'll share the facilities in your house with your host. Laundry is included once a week in the price of your accommodation. Please discuss any additional laundry requirements with your host.

Useful Homestay Documents

Please follow the link above for detailed information about staying with one of our homestay hosts. Once you have read that, please see our Homestay Agreement

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Chichester College Showcase

Learn in a safe, supportive environment where academic achievement is our priority.

With a campus in the historic city's heart, surrounded by green playing fields, featuring restaurants and a gym- Chichester college provides a safe learning environment. We have been welcoming international students for over 30 years.
Accommodation
We offer homestay accommodation or rooms within our purpose-built residential halls.
Make friends for life
Meet international students from around the world
Our dedicated English Language School is British Council accredited and ranked joint highest of state language schools in the UK. Study English at Levels A2-C2, either 15 or 21 hours a week.
Pathways
Learn English or combine EFL with academic or vocational studies.
International Student
Explore Chichester
Explore the historic city of Chichester- it is only ten minutes from campus. Surrounding by Roman walls built 2000 years ago, Chichester offers coffee shops, bars, shopping and everything you need. With supermarkets nearby and Brighton and London a short train ride away- Chichester provides a safe place to explore the UK.
Fashion Study
Students Union
Trips-London
Regular trips to London and other UK attractions.
Sports Centre
Excellent facilities including free gym membership, restaurants, hairdressers and barbers, sports facilities and more- all on campus.
Explore our range of 2-year A-level courses.
See our 2024 Chichester Summer School programme.
See our English Language courses for international students
Explore Chichester's local attractions and sights.