Prepare for undergraduate studies or the International Foundation Year programme.
Are you planning to study undergraduate modules in semesters 1 or 2 or prepare for an undergraduate degree programme?
The programme will:
- help you to improve your level of English to meet university requirements
- develop your knowledge of academic English
- improve your academic reading, writing, listening and speaking skills
- provide you with an introduction to the University of Leeds and studies in the UK
You can study on the Academic English for Undergraduate Studies pre-sessional programme full-time, with entry points in October, January and April, with the possibility of continuing your studies in the summer period. Find out more about the summer course here.
Click here to find out the taught hours, teaching and learning methods for this course
|Delivery type||Number||Length hours||Student hours|
|Class tests, exams and assessment||7||2.00||14.00|
|Fieldwork||2||5.00 and 6.00||11.00|
|Online learning in formal classes||3||1.00||3.00|
|Private study hours||160.00|
|Total contact hours||190.00|
|Class times and class size||Classes take place during 9.00 - 17.00 Monday Friday. Typically maximum class sizes are between 16 and 18 students per class, however this may vary suited to the type of class.|
|Minimum enrolment age||The minimum age for students studying on this course is 18 years old.
*In the case of students under the age of 18 who apply to study a pre-sessional Academic English for Undergraduate Studies course before joining the International Foundation Year, exceptions may be made on an individual basis. You can find guidance and information for students under 18 applying to the Language Centre here.
Tuition fees and course dates
Please refer to the fees and dates document, to find out course dates and non-teaching days.
|Entry requirements||Read more about the English language level required and the length of course you should study on the entry requirements page.|
|What is included in the tuition fees?||
- All programme and learning materials
|Accommodation||Information about accommodation and the weekly cost is available on the University of Leeds accommodation website.|
|Leisure activities||A range of leisure activities are available alongside your studies at the University of Leeds Language centre. Find out more about these activities and costs in our Frequently Asked Questions section.|
|Additional costs||There may be additional costs related to your course or programme of study, or related to being a student at the University of Leeds. Read more about additional costs and cost of living in Leeds.|