Accommodating foreign students
In some cases, for example in peak times, it is necessary to places students up to 45 minutes' travel distance.
This is to ensure we can select homestays which meet our standards and requirements.
Become a Homestay Host for Edinburgh College If you have a spare bedroom in your home that is private and comfortable, and if you enjoy meeting new people and providing a warm welcome into your home, we would be happy to discuss the options open to you in terms of joining our Homestay Host network.
Our Hosts receive excellent rates, as well as close support through every step of the journey from our Accommodation Officer, Christine Park.
Please visit the Brighton and Hove buses website for more information on current student fares. The MET is looking for local residents to help accommodate our International students.
If you are interested in this option please contact the company Home James Lets and ask for a Rivers Birtwell House: 01273 468 590 or [email protected] Other types of accommodation A range of guesthouses, hotels, residences and other accommodation types are available in Brighton at different times of year and for lengths of stay. Accommodation distance from the College We aim to place students no more than 30 minutes' travel distance to college by public bus or on foot.
If you are an existing homestay host and wish to log in to update your information, please click here.
Student welfare is our primary concern, and with that in mind we are very selective when choosing which host families we work with and those we don’t.
Meal times can be a perfect chance to practice English.
The student will be treated as a member of the household and will be interacting with the host on a daily basis.