offers you the possibility to study English for
Academic Purposes (EAP).
The aim of this course is to improve your English
language skills in an academic setting. You will
practice and develop your listening, speaking, reading
and writing skills as well as improving your
The EAP course will
concentrate on the following specific areas:
Academic English is taught both as a pre-sessional
course (intended for students who are starting
undergraduate degree programmes in October) and as an
Extended Course (10 weeks) throughout the year.
Students whose first language is not English often
take time to adjust to the requirements of academic
study at a British university. Taking part in a pre-sessional
course in English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
can help in this process of adjustment by developing
students’ confidence in their own use of English and
in their study skills so that they can embark on their
degree programmes fully prepared.
If you are thinking of applying (or have done so
already) to the University of London or another
British university, you may wish to consider the
extended course in English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
in order to prepare yourself for your future studies.
This course caters for the needs of students who
proceed to do degree studies in the social sciences,
in which essay-writing is essential.
At the end of your course in English for Academic
Purpose (EAP) you can choose to take an IELTS test
offered by the University of Cambridge ESOL