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Take a pre-sessional University English course to meet the language requirements of your degree. This course is accepted instead of IELTS as proof of your language ability. You can take the course before a bachelor's or master's degree.
If you have a degree offer already, send us your IELTS for UKVI language test. We will then advise you on when to start your pre-sessional English programme: firstname.lastname@example.org
This course will prepare me for writing academic vocab when in the future I’m doing research. I like to talk with our tutors as they are very friendly, and they can explain anything I don’t know. Kamonchanok Siriyananda - Thailand, Pre-sessional English Course followed by Msc Cyber Security
This course will prepare me for writing academic vocab when in the future I’m doing research. I like to talk with our tutors as they are very friendly, and they can explain anything I don’t know.
You will develop a wide range of academic English language skills so you are qualified and confident to start your degree.
Academic grammar and language development
Listening and speaking
For more detailed information please visit our University English course webpage.
Pre-sessional English is taught in 6-12 week blocks at four different levels. You will be taught with students of a similar language ability to your own. You will take consecutive course blocks until you reach the level required for your degree course. The tables below show approximately how long you need to study depending on your current and required language level.
If you need IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in speaking and listening (required for most postgraduate courses).
If you need IELTS 6.0 with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in speaking and listening (required for most undergraduate courses).
*The only language test accepted for entry on to University English is an IELTS for UKVI test.