Improve your English language level before you start your course with our English language study programmes. If you do not meet the English language requirements to study the International Foundation Year, you can join the English Language Preparation programme to develop and improve your English language ability. Depending on your level of English, you will study the programme between twelve and twenty-four weeks.
International Year One and Pre-Master’s students can join a Pre-Sessional English programme for their specific course, ensuring everyone can get the best start to their time at University. You will study between eight and twelve weeks, depending on your chosen programme and English level.
Benefits of our English language programmes
There are some great benefits for those looking to study English in the UK. English language programmes not only help you reach the essential entry requirements to continue your international studies in the UK, but they can also widen your scope, opening up a wealth of potential programme options for you. With a better level of English, you will be eligible for more courses.
You will also improve your confidence communicating and help boost your in-class participation, as well as helping you settle in to your new surroundings before starting your more challenging academic programme.
Another benefit of studying an English language preparation programme for international students is that it can help improve your results. You will develop your language abilities and increase your academic skills, helping to improve your understanding in class and increasing your ability to fully express your ideas and knowledge in written assignments.