EF Education First was founded in Sweden in 1965. Since then it has developed to become one of the world’s leading language exchange programmes with thousands of students and staff and a presence in 116 countries. EF is an internationally respected organisation and has been the trusted supplier of language and education to six Olympic Games. This year EF has taken over a top UCI Pro Cycling team, EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale, and will be taking part in the Tour de France. In 1997/8 the EF yacht took part in and completed the Whitbread Round the World Race.
EF International language school Brighton, opened in 1987 in a beautiful, 5-floor historic Grade I listed building in Sussex Square. Students are able to study there on short courses from 2-weeks duration to long courses up to 52 weeks in length.
EF are always looking for suitable hosts to put students up year round. If you are looking to earn money and at the same time enjoy the experience of meeting people from around the world and showing them aspects of your culture and your home then you should get in touch with the local Homestay Team on
This friendly and supportive team will give you all the information you need to see if hosting students is right for you. With years of experience they can offer you 24 hour support if you do agree to host. They will ensure that students a carefully picked to fit in best in your home. Students arrive at regular intervals on a weekly basis to minimise disruption and they can guarantee prompt payments to you.
If you would require any further information prior to applying to be a host for EF students in the Brighton area, can phone or email the team at: