Pre-Sessional English Courses

The length of your Pre-Sessional English course will be determined by:
• Your current level of English
• The entry level you will need to reach for your undergraduate or postgraduate degree
• 25 hours classroom time per week
You can use the table below to calculate the length of course you will need. Each component score for reading, writing, speaking and listening is considered as you will need to be able to demonstrate ability in the use of all four English language skills to successfully completer your degree course.

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 English for Degrees Starting in January 2019

IELTS required 6.0 UndergraduateYour SELT/UKVI IELTSLength of Pre-Sessional CourseStart DateCourse Fees
For January 2019 start5.0 (4.5 each band)9 weeks8 October 2018£3,300
For January 2019 start5.5 (5.0 each band)5 weeks5 November 2018£1,630


 

Pre-Sessional English for Degrees in September 2019 & January 2020

IELTS Required 6.0 Undergraduate studyYour SELT/UKVI IELTSLengths of Pre-Sessional CourseStart DateCourse Fees
For September 2019 start4.5 (4.0 each band)

13 weeks

10 June 2019£4,990
5.0 (4.5 each band)9 weeks8 July 2019£3,300
5.5 (5.0 each band)5 weeks5 August 2019£1,630
For January 2020 start5.0 (4.5 each band)9 weeks7 October 2019£3,300
5.5 (5.0 each band)5 weeks4 November 2019£1,630

Pre-Sessional English for Postgraduate Degrees (PGT) in September 2019 & January 2020

IELTS Required 6.5 Top up/Postgraduate StudyYour SELT/UKVI IELTSLengths of Pre-Sessional CourseStart DateCourse Fees
For September 2019 start4.5 (4.0 each band)26 weeks4 March 2019£9,880
5.0 (4.5 each band)13 weeks10 June 2019£4,990
5.5 (5.0 each band)9 weeks8 July 2019£3,300
6.0 (5.5 each band)5 weeks5 August 2019£1,630
For January 2020 start5.5 (5.0 each band)9 weeks7 October 2019£3,300
6.0 (5.5 each band)5 weeks4 November 2019£1,630

Contact

International Enquiries
International Office - English Language team
6/F Flaxman Building
University Quarter
College Road
Stoke-on-Trent
Staffordshire
ST4 2DE
United Kingdom
t: +44(0)1782 422301
e: international@staffs.ac.uk