Postgraduate pre-sessional English  Fees and important dates

Find out about the fees and important dates for our postgraduate pre-sessional courses.

2021–22 full-time pre-sessional courses (for degrees starting in September 2022)

Semester Semester start date  Semester end date Fee per semester Application deadline Deadline to send your English language certificate
Autumn 27 September 2021 21 January 2022 £5,725 22 August 2021 31 August 2021
Spring 24 January 2022 20 May 2022 £5,725 12 December 2021 3 January 2022
Summer (10 week course) 27 June 2022 2 September 2022 £5,300 15 May 2022  25 May 2022 
Summer (6 week course) 25 July 2022 2 September 2022 £3,180 12 June 2022 27 June 2022 

2022–23 full-time pre-sessional courses (for degrees starting in September 2023)

Semester Semester start date  Semester end date Fee per semester Application deadline Deadline to send your English language certificate
Autumn 3 October 2022  27 January 2023 £5,870 TBC TBC
Spring 30 January 2023 26 May 2023 £5,870 TBC TBC
Summer (10 week course) TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC
Summer (6 week course) TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC

Academic year structure 

Our academic year is made up of two semesters (autumn and spring) plus the summer.

Your pre-sessional course will include teaching and assessment time, as well as dates when the University will be closed, such as for Christmas, Easter and other public holidays.  

Semester Structure of semester
Autumn
  • Teaching
  • Christmas break
  • Assessment
Spring
  • Teaching
  • Easter break
  • Teaching and assessment 
Summer
  • Teaching and assessment 

Facilities and support

You'll have access to all University facilities and services. Find out about student support and social activities available, and additional costs you may incur as a student at the University of Leeds.

Applying 

Find out how to apply for a postgraduate pre-sessional English course.