English language support

Academic English

If you meet the basic English entry requirements and are studying for a degree but you want to improve your English, you can take a course in Academic English.

Pre-sessional English

Our pre-sessional English courses will help you develop the language and study skills necessary for academic life on a full-time course. You will also experience student life through our social and welcome programmes. Our aim is to provide you with a solid foundation and give you the skills, knowledge and experience to make the most of your time at university. More information about pre-sessional English.

Summer courses

The University will be running the following English Language course this summer:

  • English for Film & Theatre
  • English For Business
  • Key Skills for Academic Study

More information about these and other courses.

Assess your English

If you are unsure of your English language level, you can assess your ability here.

International language exams

You can take a range of internationally recognised language qualifications, including IELTS and Cambridge, at the University of Westminster.