Welcome to the ELTU

The English Language Teaching Unit offers a wide range of English Language and Study Skills courses to students who are studying at, or who want to study at, the University of Leicester.
Full-time English Study
Insessional Courses
Cambridge English Exams
Erasmus and Study Abroad
Courses for Teachers
Short Courses

Why study at Leicester?

  • Quality checked by the British Council
  • Qualified, experienced teachers
  • Access to University facilities including the award-winning David Wilson Library
  • Access to University computer and Wi-Fi network
  • Accommodation available in University halls of residence
  • Student Welfare Service who can advise on visas, as well as providing information and help on a wide range of practical and personal issues.

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Readson House

Readson House,
96-98 Regent Road,
LE1 7DF (Google Map)

+44 (0) 116 229 7859

+44 (0) 116 229 7818

Email: eltu@le.ac.uk

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Job Opportunities at the ELTU

The ELTU is currently recruiting staff for its intensive summer presessional programmes:

  • Module E (6 weeks) 31st July to 8th September 2017

For further information or to apply, please contact James Lambert, jl44@le.ac.uk

Arrival info for Pre-sessional Students

Information for Pre-sessional Programme Module E students arriving on 31 July 2017.


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Airport Pick-up Service

The ELTU offers an Airport Pick-up service for Module D and Module E students.  The services will pick up students from Terminal 3 at Heathrow Airport.

Please find more information here.

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Next Courses

Pre-sessional Programme

Apply now for full-time English Study starting in July 2017. Entry levels of IELTS 5.0, 5.5 and 6.0.