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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

The programme fee includes:

  • Approximately 21 hours of tuition per week including synchronous and asynchronous delivery as well as tutorials with your language tutor
  • All course materials
  • Small class sizes of 6 to 10 students
  • University registration and use of all University facilities
  • Email address and Internet access
  • Award Certificate (20 credits level 4- UCCE)

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 and the full pre-sessional fee.

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

For Degree entry in Pre-sessional English Course Online Entry point for courses requiring IELTS 5.5 or 6 Entry point for courses requiring IELTS 6.5 Fees
September 2022 20 weeks
Induction: Thursday 14/04/22
Course dates: Tuesday 19/04/22 to 02/09/2022
IELTS 4.5
No band below 4.0
IELTS 5.0
No band below 4.5
£4,950
September 2022 12 weeks
Induction: Friday 10/06/2022
Course dates: Monday 13/06/22 to 02/09/22
IELTS 5.0
No band below 4.5
IELTS 5.5
No band below 5.0
£3,800
September 2022 6 weeks
Induction: Friday 22/07/2022
Course dates: Monday 25/07/2022 to 02/09/22
IELTS 5.5
No band below 5.0
IELTS 6.0
No band below 5.5
£1,850
For Degree entry in Pre-sessional English Course On Campus at TU Entry point for courses requiring IELTS 5.5 or 6 Entry point for courses requiring IELTS 6.5 Fees
September 2022 6 weeks
Induction: Friday 22/07/2022
Course dates: Monday 25/07/2022 to 02/09/22
IELTS 5.5
No band below 5.0
IELTS 6.0
No band below 5.5
£1,850
For Degree entry in Pre-sessional English Course (Blended) Entry point for courses requiring IELTS 5.5 or 6 Entry point for courses requiring IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) Fees
September 2022 20 weeks
Induction: 14/04/2022
Course dates: 19/04/2022 to 02/09/2022
First 14 weeks online. Last 6 weeks on campus at TU*
IELTS 4.5
No band below 4.0
IELTS 5.0
No band below 4.5
£4,950
September 2022 12 weeks
Induction: 10/06/2022 online; 22/07/22 on campus.
Course dates: 13/06/22 to 02/09/22
First 6 weeks online, last 6 weeks on campus at TU*
IELTS 5.0
No band below 4.5
IELTS 5.5
No band below 5.0
£3,800

*Students on the blended course may travel in the final week of the online course in order to attend induction on Friday 22/07/22.

Semester and Term dates

Semester 1: 28 September 2020 – 22 January 2021
Semester 2: 25 January – 21 May 2021
Semester 3: 24 May – 27 August 2021

Holiday dates for standard undergraduate students

Winter break: 21 December 2020 – 8 January 2021
Spring break: 29 March – 16 April 2021