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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.

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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.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will be offering 10-week Academic English online course from June to September 2020.

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

Our Pre-sessional courses are designed to improve your English language skills to the standard required for your chosen Newcastle University degree in September. 

Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will be offering 8 and 12-week Pre-sessional courses online only from June to September 2020.


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.