If you have an IELTS Score of 4.5

You will need to take our 30 week course prior to starting your chosen Masters or PhD.

30 Week Pre-sessional English Language Course

This programme is designed for students who currently have an overall IELTS score of 4.5 with a minimum of 4.0 in each element. Please note that this is a guide only and English language requirements can vary depending on your academic programme. If your course language requirement is IELTS 7.0 then this course is not available to you. If you are unsure if this course would be suitable for you or which departments offer this course please email us.

You will benefit from the length of this English Language course allowing you to settle into the University and the city of Lancaster before starting your chosen course of study.

On successful completion of the course students will have improved their language skills to a level, which is acceptable for entrance to their academic programme.

Duration - 32 weeks (30 weeks of teaching over a 32 week period to allow for vacation times)

Start date – 14 January 2019

Completion date – 30 August 2019

Entry requirements – IELTS 4.5 with minimum of 4.0 in each element (speaking, reading, listening and writing).

Cost - £8,640

Deposit - £150

Assessment - you will be assessed with a mixture of coursework and examination. At the end of the course, you will receive a transcript, which will show your English level.