Pre-sessional English

A short, intensive preparation course for students due to start their course in September.

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

  • Minimum age: 17
  • English level: B1: Intermediate / | IELTS 4
  • Academic level:

    Offer of a place at the University of East Anglia, (UEA).

Course format

  • Length of study: From 4 weeks
  • Hours per week: 20
  • Maximum class size: 12
  • Typical student age: 18-24
  • Typical student mix:
    27% European, 60% Far Eastern, 13% Other

Dates and fees

  • Start dates:
    • 27 May 2014
    • 23 Jun 2014
    • 21 Jul 2014
    • 4 Aug 2014
    • 18 Aug 2014
  • Tuition fees: From 1420.00 GBP

    Tuition length options

    • 4 weeks: 1420.00 GBP
    • 6 weeks: 2125.00 GBP
    • 8 weeks: 2835.00 GBP
    • 12 weeks: 4250.00 GBP
    • 16 weeks: 5670.00 GBP
  • Compulsory fees

    • Our admin fee: 49 GBP
    • Enrolment fee: 70.00 GBP
    • Textbooks: 60.00 GBP
  • Other expenses:

What will I study?

Pre-sessional English is a 20-hour a week course that will ensure you improve your language proficiency in core skills. You will learn to give presentations and study independently. These skills are vital to your university success.

Course Outline

This course will develop a range of skills including:

  • English language skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing in a university context
  • Presentation skills on different areas of cultural and academic interest
  • Focus on subject related work in your chosen area including a written project
  • Help with independent study using our online materials
  • Providing contextual study skills to acclimatise you to the culture of a UK university
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Accredited by these organisations : ICEF, English UK