Interview with Paul Gallina, Managing Director of Southbourne School of English: “I see a great demand for EFL in the future”

Southbourne School of English 

Paul Gallina, Managing Director, Southbourne School of English


Why would a student choose your school?

Established in 1966, a family owned language school. A member of Quality English and IALC, a high quality school. Great nationality mix, experienced teachers and long term host families.



In your opinion, what are the main benefits for a student to study abroad?

Living with an english family and studying in an english school is the best way to learn a language.



How do you see the future of language tourism?

I see a great demand for EFL in the future.



What is a day like for a student at your school and how is networking among classmates?

Long term intensive courses, vacation courses, school groups.



Southbourne School of English
Name of School

Southbourne School of English


United Kindom /Bournemouth


What are the most significant things the school can offer?

High quality host families within walking distance of the school.

Great nationality mix.

Experienced teachers.

A safe environment to live and great location to live, near the beach and popular high street.



Which are the types of courses taught at school?

All types of english language for adults and juniors, examinations, vacation programmes, online group courses.


What are the most attractions around the school and in the city in general?

Award winning beach 10 minutes from School.

Most popular South coast resort.

Excellent night life in a university town.