Full Time English Study Taster

Here you can find a short experience, or taster, of the type of support that international students will receive on our presessional courses.

Below are 4 sections for you to get a taster of how we help international students with:

Academic Reading, Academic Writing, Academic Listening and Academic Speaking.

The topic of the material is King Richard III, in particular the discovery of his lost body in Leicester in 2012 by a team from The University of Leicester.  Richard III was King of England over 500 years ago.  The discovery of his body was big news all over the UK and the world.

Click on each image below to open a quiz and feedback video from one of the teachers at the ELTU in the University of Leicester, who will help you improve your Academic English:

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Integrated offers

The University now offers an option to study for a postgraduate masters programme with integrated pre-sessional English language. This combines the 6 week pre-sessional programme delivered by the University’s English Language Teaching Unit with the main programme of study.

Please find more details here: Integrated masters and English language programme