International Pathways

Pre-sessional English Courses at Kent

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    "This course has helped me learn the proper way of writing essays, including how to reference and generally improve my academic skills" ~ 5 week course student
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    Our courses are accredited by BALEAP
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    "This course is good preparation for postgraduate study. I have made good friends before starting my postgraduate course and I have met some great teachers" ~ 6 week course student

Pre-sessional English Courses

Our Pre-sessional courses take place before you start your degree at Kent. They focus on developing your English language & study skills so you can meet the level of proficiency needed for your degree.

 

What is Pre-sessional?

Our Pre-sessional courses take place before you start your degree at Kent. They focus on developing your English language & study skills so you can meet the level of proficiency needed for your degree.

These courses are specially designed to prepare international students for study at Kent, developing skills in:

  • UK academic culture and familiarity with the facilities, IT systems and e-learning platforms on campus
  • Academic reading, writing and critical thinking and using academic sources
  • Listening to lectures and in the general academic environment; using information and note-taking
  • Speaking in seminars, delivering presentations

 

 

Two of our Pre-sessional students, Mayuko and Olcay, created this video to give a flavour of what it is like to study at the University of Kent.

 

 

 

Centre for English and World Languages, Chipperfield Building, University of Kent, CT2 7PE

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 824401 or contact us

Last Updated: 22/06/2018