English in Goa

Adult learners | All levels

Goa

The campus is situated in a small village of Benaulim, close to Benaulim Beach and Colva Beach, a few kms from the main shopping area in Margao, and the railway station.

Our programs

A wide range of courses: group classes, one-on-one classes, standard and specialized lessons to suit specific needs, exams preparation, etc… with high qualified teachers in multicultural classes. Activities, sporting and cultural excursions are available to enjoy the free time.

General English course

  • 20 lessons (15 hours) of 45 minutes each in group of 15 students maximum.

Develop your language skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking), improve your knowledge of grammar and learn how to use it in practice. Every Monday (or the first Monday of the month if you are a beginner).

Intensive English course

30 lessons (22.5 hours) of English lessons per week, in two parts:
  • 20 lessons (15 hours) of General English
  • 10 further lessons (7.5 hours) of communication skills, which may be with different students

Intensive English is a group course which is ideal for learning everyday English with an emphasis on fluent communication and practical language skills. The additional 10 afternoon lessons each week will give you the opportunity to put into practice the new language learnt in the General English Course.

Intensive English course Long Term

30 lessons (22.5 hours) of English lessons per week, in two parts:
  • 20 lessons (15 hours) of General English
  • 10 further lessons (7.5 hours) of communication skills, which may be with different student

Suitable for students who would like to study with us for at least 8 weeks in order to improve significantly in all areas of the English language. These courses are suitable for all levels. Apart from lessons students can benefit from additional services such as inbound airport transfers, tutorials and free upgrades to business and examination courses.

Private English

From 2 to 30 one-to-one lessons per week (up to 22.5 hours per week)

Suitable to work on a particular area of your interest or concentrate on some of your weaknesses or special needs. Lessons are 45-minute sessions and can be scheduled flexibly.

Our accomodation

LAL propose the following types of accomodations

School Residence

20 air-conditioned residential rooms with one large bed and 4 shared rooms with four single beds in each shared room, all with en-suite bathrooms.

Note:

  • Breakfast is included.
  • Further meals are available in the school restaurant at an extra charge, open from 07.30 to 22.30.
  • Rooms are cleaned on daily basis.
  • Bed linen and towels are supplied once a week. Laundry facilities available at extra charge.
Host Home

The size and style of rooms will vary but be furnished.

Note:

  • Breakfast is included.
  • The family may provide lunch or dinner on request at an extra charge.
  • Hosts will provide bed linen and bath towels and clean the room as the rest of their house.
  • Assistance with laundry can be offered at an extra charge

Our activities

LAL propose the following types of activities

Culture excursion:

  • "Discover Goa": away from the tourist ways. The coastal route takes you through small villages still filled with old and unique traditions and simple handicrafts; from 7 £.
  • "Drive to Paoroda": Palacio De deao, a 213 year old mansio, blending Hindu and Portuguese culture ,  built by a Portuguese noble man, who was the Dean of the Church, and founder of Quepem town; from 10 £.

Nature excursion:

  • "Netravelli Waterfall": unspoiled and still idyllic Waterfall far from the busy roads; from 10 £.

Fun excursion:

  • "Catch the Crab / Fish": sailing on the beautiful river Sal observing the birds, the fisherman and the life at the banks of the river whiles trying to catch a fish or two; from 10 £.
  • "Butterfly Beach": paradise Beach (Palolem Beach), a boat ride to Butterfly Island (only accessible by boat), among the dolphins and some time at the beach; from 9 £.

TIPS FOR TRAVELERS

Laundry:

  • Assistance offered at an extra charge.