Pre-sessional English course in Newcastle

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

Why take the Pre-sessional English course?

  • acclimatise to the culture of a UK university
  • adjust to the demands, challenges and expectations of UK higher education
  • learn how to give presentations on different areas of academic interest

There are two course options available:

  • 10 weeks – this is the standard option
  • 6 weeks – this has a higher English language entry requirement than the 10 week course
  • About this course
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What's special about this programme?

The Pre-sessional course gives you intensive English language preparation in a university environment. With highly experienced teachers, there is no better preparation for your next steps in higher education - 99% of our pre-sessional students progressed to Newcastle University in 2011.

The course is designed to:

  • provide contextual study skills that acclimatise you to the culture of a UK university
  • enable you to adjust to the demands, challenges and expectations of UK higher education
  • teach you how to give presentations on different areas of academic interest
  • provide you with a short period of time to adapt to living and studying in the UK prior to beginning your academic studies

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Who should apply for this programme?

Academically qualified students who have already been accepted into a University undergraduate or postgraduate course can use this English language course to improve their English quickly.

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