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English Language Courses

English Language Courses

Our English language courses are designed to meet your needs and help you towards your required English language level to study in the UK.

Academic English

Academic English is an intensive course to develop your language and academic skills. It will prepare you for a pre-university course, or a university degree. 

You will become more fluent and confident using English and develop your:

  • academic speaking, listening and writing
  • note-taking
  • research and project skills
  • report writing
  • presentation skills

This course is suitable if you have an IELTS between 4.0 and 5.5 and you want to improve your English language so you can:

  • progress to a degree at Newcastle without needing to take an external IELTS exam*
  • progress to an INTO Newcastle course without needing to take an external IELTS exam*

*Progression is subject to meeting Tier 4 student visa requirements.


Pre-sessional English

Pre-sessional English is an intensive English language course lasting for either 6 weeks or 10 weeks and is for students who are starting their degree in September. 

This course is designed to improve your English language skills to the standard required for your chosen Newcastle University degree. 

It also gives you time to adapt to living and studying in the UK, prior to starting your academic studies. 


Study Abroad with English

Our Study Abroad with English course allows you to combine language study with the chance to take academic modules at Newcastle University. 

It allows you to develop your language skills in the UK while gaining academic credits for your undergraduate degree in your home country.