International

Pre-sessional English language course dates

Requirements

The minimum entry requirements for each entry date are given below for students who require IELTS 5.5 or 6 and IELTS 6.5 for university entry.

English Test
 
Pre-sessional English language course dates before starting your degree in January 2017
Course dates IELTS 5.5 or 6 (or equivalent) IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) Fees

November entry: 5 weeks
30 November 2016 - 27 January 2017
(Break 19 December 2016- 6 January 2017)

IELTS 5.5 IELTS 6.0 £1,250

Please note that the following dates are bank holidays. On these days there will be no teaching and the university buildings will be closed: 25 and 26 December and 1 January.

Pre-sessional English language course dates before starting your degree in September 2017
Course dates IELTS 5.5 or 6 (or equivalent) IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) Fees

January entry: 28 weeks
18 January - 8 September 2017
(Breaks 3 - 18 April and 19 - 27 June 2017)

IELTS 4.0 IELTS 4.5 £4,750

April entry: 18 weeks
19 April - 8 September 2017
(Break 19 - 27 June 2017)

IELTS 4.5 IELTS 5.0 £3,600
July entry: 10 weeks
28 June - 8 September 2017
IELTS 5.0 IELTS 5.5 £2,400

August Entry: 5 weeks
2 August - 8 September 2017

IELTS 5.5 IELTS 6.0 £1,250

The programme fee includes:

  • approx. 21 hours of tuition per week including attendance at English café . Classes will be replaced at times by directed private study tasks/group work and individual tutorials in order to develop the independent study skills required for degree study at a UK University.
  • all course materials
  • a programme of social events and excursions - some trips may have a small charge (£2-£5)
  • registration and use of all University facilities
  • email address and internet access
  • certificate of attendance.

For pre-sessional English courses leading to February 2017 or January 2017 course starts:

The deadline for applications is three weeks before the start of the course. Your application must include proof that you have paid your deposit (50% of your main course fee and 50% of your Pre-sessional English course fee).

For pre-sessional English courses leading to September 2016 course starts:

The deadline for applications is three weeks before the start of the pre-sessional course. Following submission of your application, you must ensure that proof of payment or a sponsorship letter is provided for the main course deposit (£4000) and the full pre-sessional fee.

Please note: UK Visas and Immigration may change its English language requirements.