The aim of this course is to develop your understanding and use of English Language in all 4 core skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) to the equivalent of IELTS 6 so that you are able to start your degree programme (Bachelor's or Master's). The course develops language skills, but also acquaints you with the appropriate study skills and academic expectations of a UK University.
Assessment of reading skills progress from understanding the main points of texts on academic topics to demonstrating awareness of organisation of texts and distinguishing main points from sub-points.
As well as learning English language skills you will start to develop academic and learning skills that will equip you for university study.
Tulika Mondal, India
"I enjoyed the teaching as our teachers help us to learn in a simple and understanding way."
Losseni Kone, UK
"I have enjoyed learning the conventions of writing, the way people work together and the teaching."
Any students completing the programme and returning to their home country will have a strong command of English, and in addition will possess a good level of competence in analytical skills, pair and group work as well as experience of working in a multi -national context. These represent important transferable skills when seeking employment as well as in the HE context or when setting up a business independently.
The teaching centre is accredited by the British Council under the Accreditation UK scheme.
IELTS 5.5 overall with at least three elements at 5.0 minimum. One element excluding writing can be at 4.5
Writing must be at 5.0 minimum for this course.
Fees for this course have not yet been agreed. Please contact us for further information.
The University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships in addition to other financial support packages
These fees are applicable for new entrants in 2017/8. If you have any queries regarding the fees listed please contact
These fees are for the current academic year only. Any subsequent years may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.