English language courses

All students applying for courses with us must meet the minimum English language requirements for their course.

If you do not meet these requirements, we offer Pre-sessional Academic English language courses to help you reach the necessary levels and prepare you for study with us.

​​English language courses

Pre-sessional Academic English

The Pre-sessional Academic ​English programme is available throughout the year with start dates in July, October, January and April. Students can study for as many terms as they need to gain the necessary IELTS level for their chosen course. It is suitable for undergraduate or postgraduate level. The minimum language requirement to join this course is IELTS 4.0 or equivalent.

For more information about English language courses, please contact the International Office.

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