This course is designed for students whose first language is not English.
Students will need IELTS 5.0 or equivalent, to join this course, successful completion of which allows them to reach the English language level required for most degree courses at the University of Wolverhampton.
In addition, the course introduces international students to the learning context in the UK and to the academic skills necessary for study in Higher Education. This is an intensive English language course taught by qualified and experienced teachers of English for Academic Purposes. The International Academy is accredited by the British Council for the teaching of English in the UK and our intensive programme focuses on enabling the students to achieve their aim of progressing to a degree at the University of Wolverhampton. Regular one-to-one tutorials and practice assessments allow students to see how they are progressing and seek advice from our experienced staff.
Due to the Coronavirus situation, all our Pre-sessional courses have been moved online so you can still study your Pre-sessional course with us and move on to your main degree course with the required level of English and academic skills. You can do our online Pre-sessional course from your own home - you do not need to be on our campus in order to study but you will need access to a PC or laptop and a good quality internet connection in order to fully participate. Please also be aware that classes with your lecturer will take place at times between 9.00 am and 3.00 pm GMT so please take this into consideration.