Pangbourne College

Pangbourne College

The Programme

Our Programme at Pangbourne College runs for 4 weeks, from Sunday 7th July until Saturday 3rd August 2019. Minimum stay 1 week.

  • It is for students aged 12 - 17 years old and we accept new arrivals every Sunday. Departure days are Saturdays.
  • At Pangbourne College, we offer two main courses:
  • Plus 6 specialised and practical Language Skills Workshops.
  • Students also take part in afternoon and evening activities every day, as well as 2 full-day excursions (except in your departure week when you will have 1 excursion)

Unique to Pangbourne College and for an additional supplement, is the option to go horse riding - accredited by the British Horse Society Approved Equestrian School, or to take part in watersports such as kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, windsurfing and dinghy sailing - taught by the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) qualified instructors. All of these extras take place off campus.  To book your place on any of these, select the appropriate option on the 2019 application form. 

Facilities at Pangbourne College

We have excellent facilities on campus at Pangbourne College, all set within an Area of Outstanding Beauty, you really will be surrounded by peaceful and stunning nature. It is a purpose-built nautical boarding school with traditional quirks and has a memorial chapel which was opened by the Queen, who has visited the college regularly. 

The college has a fantastic 25m heated outdoor pool overlooking the forest, plus rugby and football pitches in addition to the following:

  • Tennis courts
  • Indoor sports halls
  • Astroturf pitches
  • Purpose-built theatre
  • Common room
  • Assembly Hall
  • Music block





Pangbourne College is set in beautiful Berkshire nestled within the English countryside in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  It is approximately 75 minutes away from Wimbledon and 90 minutes from Central London by public transport with the closest airport being London Heathrow which is only 40 minutes away. Other nearby attractions include Oxford, only 40 minutes away, and Windsor, 50 minutes away.

  • London Gatwick airport - 75 minutes
  • London Luton airport - 75 minutes


Sample Week

Please see below for a 2019 sample week at Pangbourne College:

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