Pre-Sessional English Courses

If you have applied for a course at Staffordshire University but have not yet fully met the English language requirements for your academic course, you may be eligible to study a Pre-Sessional Course in order to meet those requirements.

Course Information

The courses are delivered in our University campus at Stoke-on-Trent and off campus in the throughout the UK depending on your Secure English Language Test (SELT) <UKVI IELTS> result. 
Please check the tables below to find the right PSE course for you:

Pre-Sessional Intensive English (7-week)

PSE courseYour SELT/UKVI IELTSStart - end datesApplication linkFee
7-week, 20 hrs/week 
(for September 2018 intake)
5.5 overall (5.0 each band)16 July - 31 August 2018Admission team (tbc)£1,680
7-week, 20 hrs/week 
(for January 2019 intake)
5.5 overall (5.0 each band)22 October - 14 December 2018Admission team (tbc)£1,680


Pre-Sessional Extensive English (12-week)

PSE CourseYour SELT/UKVI IELTSStart - end datesApplication linkFee
12-week, 20 hrs/week
(for September 2018 intake)
5.0 overall (4.5 each band)

11 June - 31 August 2018

Admission team (tbc)

12-week, 20 hrs/week
(for January 2019 intake)
5.0 overall (4.5 each band)17 September - 14 December 2018Admission team (tbc)£2,880


International Enquiries
International Office - English Language team
6/F Flaxman Building
University Quarter
College Road
United Kingdom
t: +44(0)1782 422301