Dates and Fees

When to take the course, how to pay what

2019 Full-time course dates

An asterisk* indicates a parallel course running at our sister school in Hamburg.

  • 25 November – 20 December*

2019 CELTA course fees

The total course fees are EUR 1,595.00 (includes all exam fees).
You can pay the course fee in two instalments:

  • 1. An initial EUR 395 deposit (upon successful completion of the interview) is required to secure your place.
  • 2. The balance of the course fee is due at the latest two weeks before the course start date.

2020 Full-time course dates

An asterisk* indicates a parallel course running at our sister school in Hamburg.

  • 6 January – 31 January
  • 2 March – 27 March
  • 27 April – 28 May (5 weeks with 4 days per week; 1st, 8th and 21st May are public holidays)
  • 8 June – 3 July*
  • 6 July – 31 July
  • 3 August – 28 August
  • 31 August – 25 September
  • 12 October – 6 November
  • 23 November – 18 December*

2020 Part-time course dates

  • 22 February – 2 June (two week break at Easter)
  • 5 September – 26 November

2020 CELTA course fees

The total course fees are EUR 1,745.00 (includes all exam fees).
You can pay the course fee in two instalments:

  • 1. An initial EUR 445 deposit (upon successful completion of the interview) is required to secure your place.
  • 2. The balance of the course fee is due at the latest two weeks before the course start date.

Financial support

The BERLIN SCHOOL OF ENGLISH is recognised by the German state as a centre for vocational training and CELTA is an approved course.
If you are resident in Germany and are registered with the Agentur für Arbeit or JobCenter, you may be entitled to an educational voucher (Bildungsgutschein) to cover the course fees.
If you intend to seek this financial support, please indicate this when you apply for the course.
For more information in German about financial support, click here.