The University of Wolverhampton

Welcome to the International Academy

Lynn Leighton-JohnstoneA very warm welcome to the International Academy.

I hope you will find that you enjoy your stay with us and that the International Academy will provide a real home from home for the duration of your course.

You are important to us and we will work with you to give you every opportunity to succeed and fulfil your aspirations in your chosen course during your time here at the university.

We are all here to help give you confidence for your future career and to enjoy your time in the UK.

Lynn Leighton-Johnstone
Principal of the International Academy
University of Wolverhampton

About Us

  • Our courses are delivered by friendly and highly experienced qualified staff.
  • At the University of Wolverhampton should you need extra support our Student Enabling Centre is there to help you and they are committed to providing access to education.
  • We design and deliver a variety of pre-sessional English courses for students who need support with their English before starting their degree courses.
  • We deliver four International Foundation Year courses which help provide an educational bridge for international students before they start on a degree of their choice, subject to professional body requirements and our Extended International Foundation Year courses give you the opportunity to study and complete the programme on a single CAS.
  • We design and deliver language development and communication courses for existing University students both in foreign languages and English as a Foreign Language.
  • We deliver tailor-made and internationally recognised teacher training and development courses.  See our TESOL pages. (The International Academy is a British Council preferred supplier for their General Teacher Training Programme in China and runs refresher/improvement courses throughout the year for English teachers from all over the world).
  • We are accredited by the British Council (PDF 281K, Downloads file)for the teaching of English.

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To find out more about studying with the International Academy:

  • Tel: +44 (0) 1902 322 525

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