Learn English in Malta
5 January - 2 February 13-17 years
6 April - 28 April 13-17 years
22 June - 1 September 13-17 years
4 January - 1 February, 2020 13-17 years
Live in a comfortable, local home and experience a new culture with your homestay. Enjoy a warm environment and home-cooked meals.
Staying with a Maltese family is a great way for students to practise their English outside of school whilst learning about the culture of this Mediterranean island. All our homestay providers are licensed by the Malta Tourism Authority and approved by EC’s Accommodation staff who visit all host families regularly.
Meal plan: Full board
Type of room: Twin/triple room with shared bathroom
Learning centre: EC Malta/St. Martins College
Journey to school: Around 30 minutes by EC bus
Diving Course Padi Open Water (Summer only)
Diving Course Padi Advanced (Summer only)
Sicily Day Trip
School: +356 23 790 000
Bookings: +356 23 790555
EC leader to student ratio: 1:15
The programme includes: 5 halfday activities per week, 4 evening activities per week, and 1 full day activity per week (based on a 2-week programme).
Minimum stay: 1 week
English course: 20 General English lessons per week (15 hours)
Students per class: 15 maximum
Arrival day: Saturday
Departure day: Saturday
Please note, packages include accommodation for 7 nights per week, thus arrival on a Saturday and departure on a Sunday will incur an extra night’s fee. More than 2 extra nights will incur a full extra week fee.
Airport transfers are compulsory unless students are accompanied to the school/their accommodation by a guardian.
Living in a homestay is a wonderful experience. This unique option lets you stay in a local home and discover a different lifestyle and culture. Practise your language skills in a natural setting, while enjoying all the comforts and pleasures of a warm, welcoming home. Enjoy the unique opportunity to share the day to day life of your homestay providers, as well as learning about the diversity of the local culture. EC staff members are available at all times to help students adjust to life in a new environment, and to serve as a liaison between them and their homestay provider. Homestays are arranged directly by EC or by our accommodation partners.
Students eat breakfast at their homestay. Cereals, toast, fruit, tea, coffee.
Packed lunch is provided by the homestay, consisting of a sandwich, fruit, and a drink is recommended by the school.
A hot meal will be provided each evening at the homestay.
If you have specific diet requirements (e.g, gluten free/vegetarian/Halal), please let us know before your arrival.
|Sun||Free Day / Orientation Walk|
|Mon||Placement Test & Themed Lessons||Valletta & Malta Experience||Welcome Party|
|Wed||Themed Lessons||Bay Street Shopping & Beach||International Night|
|Thu||Themed Lessons||Rocky Beach Sliema||Optional Activity: Boat Party|
|Fri||Themed Lessons||Pool Party|
|Sat||Free Morning||Sandy Beach||Treasure Hunt|
|Sun||Free day / Optional Sicily or Gozo Trip (extra charge)|
|Mon||Mdina & Badger Karting||Themed Lessons||Neon Party|
|Tue||Swimming Harbour Cruise||Themed Lessons||Optional Activity: Sports|
|Wed||Bowling||Themed Lessons||International Night|
|Thu||Marsaxlokk & Vittoriosa||Themed Lessons||Optional Activity: Grand Prix|
|Fri||Water Park||Themed Lessons||BBQ|
|Sat||Departures / Full Day Trip to Sicily or Gozo for Students Staying 3+ Weeks|
*Students may stay with host families on free evenings.
This is a sample programme only, changes may occur.
Creative Minds through Science, Coding and Robotics
Add 'Creative Minds through Science, Coding and Robotics' to your programme and learn important work skills.
This programme, powered by PwC, allows you to turn creative and innovative ideas into practical solutions, inventions and products for use in everyday life. Minecraft and Lego will show you how to design structures and build what you design.