Masters Preparation Programme with IELTS English

The Masters Preparation Programme with IELTS English is a one, two or three-term course designed to help you achieve the language level and study skills required for postgraduate study in the UK.

Our price promise

If you find this course cheaper elsewhere, we will match the price and give you a £50 voucher when you book*.

*Applies only to like-for-like dates at the same school on the same course for the same duration.


Minimum entry requirements

Course format

  • Length of study: From 1 term
  • Hours per week: 21
  • Maximum class size: 12
  • Typical student age: 18-32
  • Typical student mix:
    30% European, 40% Far Eastern, 30% Middle Eastern

Dates and fees

  • Start dates:
    • 13 Apr 2014
    • 28 Sep 2014
    • 4 Jan 2015
    • 12 Apr 2015
  • Tuition fees: From 5650.00 GBP

    Tuition length options

    • 1 term: 5650.00 GBP
    • 2 terms: 10950.00 GBP
    • 3 terms: 16500.00 GBP
  • Compulsory fees

    • Our admin fee: 49 GBP
    • Enrolment fee: 95.00 GBP
  • Other expenses:

Course overview

The programme combines English language tuition and intensive IELTS exam preparation with study skills and information technology. In addition, you will learn about life in Britain and what is expected of you when studying on a postgraduate course at a British University. In short the Masters Preparation Programme is designed to prepare you for every aspect of postgraduate study.

English language tuition

Improve your language level through:

  • Language development: reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, grammar and academic vocabulary.
  • Intensive exam preparation: one IELTS exam fee is included in your course, GMAT is also available on demand.
  • Weekly university style lectures: on a variety of interesting topics.

Study skills

Develop essential academic skills including:

  • Writing skills: paraphrasing and summarising, developing arguments and writing essays and dissertations.
  • Presentation and seminar skills: preparing and delivering presentations and participating in discussions.
  • Note-taking: identifying main ideas and making effective notes.
  • Research skills: conducting and reporting on your own research.



Your progress is assessed through regular written and oral coursework assignments and the IELTS exam which you will take during the course.

Higher education advice

The school’s expert independent advisors will guide you through every stage of the university application process, from choosing the right course at the right university to completing your application form, providing references, writing your personal statement and dealing with replies.

Dedicated study area

In addition to the main learning centre, students have access to the university programmes study area, fully equipped with laptops and resources.

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Accredited by these organisations : ICEF, English UK