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Terms and Conditions

  1. Course Fees

    Fees are correct at time of going to print and are subject to change without notice.

    Fees include:

    • All course tuition (Please note that lessons are 45 minutes each)
    • Use of Globus Worldwide International Language Centre’s Internet and e-mail free of charge, video libraries, all teaching and test materials.
    • Social programme
    • Globus Language Centre entry tests and end of course certificate

    Fees do not include:

    • Accommodation
    • Additional trips and activities outside the published inclusive social programme
    • Entrance fees to tourist attractions (e.g. theatre and museum tickets)
    • Airport transfers – these can be arranged at additional cost – see above
    • Insurance
  2. Registration / Payment of Course Fees

    All courses must be booked in advance. The stated deposit/full payment and the booking fee should be sent with your application and a photocopy of your passport. If you book your course more than four weeks before it starts, you can either pay the total fees at the time of booking or pay a non-refundable deposit of €150 at the time of booking, and pay the balance of fees at least four weeks prior to the start of the course. The deposit is part of the course fee and will be deducted from the total amount due for course fees. All fees are payable before arrival for the full period of enrolment. Fees should be received no later than four weeks before the commencement of the course. Please ensure your name is on all bank transfer documents. Payment should be made by bank transfer to Globus Worldwide Limited, Please send us a copy of the bank transfer documents with your Registration Form. Globus Language Centre is not responsible for your bank charges.

    Please contact us for Bank Details.

  3. We cannot guarantee to hold a place or keep your first choice of accommodation unless all fees are paid four weeks before your course begins.

  4. Globus Wolrdwide Ltd. Booking Fee

    There is a one-off, non-refundable booking fee of € 85 for all bookings.

  5. Changes to your booking

    There will be a €50 administration charge for any changes to your original booking, with the exception of extensions to your course.

  6. Cancellation / Refund Policy

    All cancellations must be received in writing. If written cancellation is received more than four weeks before the course starts, all fees paid will be refunded less the deposit and booking fee. If less than 4 weeks before the course starts, fees will be refunded less the deposit, booking fee and two weeks' tuition and accommodation fee if booked. Students have no right of a refund if the cancellation is made less than 1 week before the course starts. A full refund will be given in the case of a refused entry visa, but the booking fee as well as the non-refundable deposit will be retained by Globus Worldwide Ltd. to cover expenses. Official proof of refusal from the Russian authorities will be required. Students enrolled at the school undertake to attend classes regularly and punctually. Tuition fee will not be refunded for early departure, absence or illness once the course has started or for a reduction in previously booked hours. You are recommended to take out insurance to cover this. All weeks are charged as full weeks. No reduction can be made for temporary absence or late arrival. Late arrival for a course should be notified to the school in writing. Non-arrivals have no claim to a place after one week from the expected date of arrival unless the school has been previously notified.

  7. Course Arrangements

    Globus Worldwide Ltd. reserves the right to change course arrangements and fees if necessary. Once the course has started, we reserve the right to move you to another class more appropriate for your language level. All courses run subject to demand.

  8. Privacy Policy

    By signing the Registration Form, you are agreeing to Globus Worldwide Limited’s storage and use of the information you supply. This data is not passed on to any other organisation or third party.

  9. Insurance

    Students and their possessions are not insured by Globus Worldwide Limited or the host family. It is strongly recommended that insurance be taken out before arrival and Globus Worldwide Limited cannot accept any liability whatsoever for any loss, accident or injury, howsoever caused or sustained or for extra expense incurred by circumstances outside our control including strikes, riots, war etc. Fully comprehensive medical insurance is obligatory and necessary to obtain a visa for the Russian Federation.