Due to the high volume of applications, the summer course is now closed. We are accepting applications for the autumn course starting in October.

10-week Online Pre-sessional entry requirements

Overall IELTS Score needed for your degree course 10-week online Pre-sessional requirements
IELTS 6.0 or equivalent Overall = 5.0 (with 5.0 minimum in writing and 4.5 in all other subtests)

Course dates autumn 2020

For courses starting in January 2021.

Course length Dates Price
10 weeks (online) 5 October 2020 – 11 December 2020 £3,400

How to apply

  • You must be holding an offer for a place at the University of Westminster
  • You can apply by contacting
  • The application deadline will be 14 September 2020*
  • The payment deadline will be 21 September 2020
  • Students who apply early and pay their courses fees before 7 September 2020 will be eligible for the ‘early bird’ discounted fee of £3,000
  • If you have already applied for our pre-sessional course in summer but would like to change to the autumn programme then please contact us at:

Please note that a number of our courses have added an additional January 2021 start date. For students applying for January 2021 degree entry, or who may be considering deferring their entry to January, they are strongly encouraged to apply early for the autumn online pre-sessional.

We are also happy to consider applications for students who are holding an offer for a degree courses starting in September 2021 but who would like to do the autumn online pre-sessional English course.

*This may be subject to change should course applications exceed the number of places available on the course

Course dates spring 2021

Details of the courses available in Spring 2021 are yet to be finalised.

We are happy to consider applications for the autumn online pre-sessional English course starting in October 2020 for students who are holding an offer for a degree course starting in September 2021. However, in the event of very high demand, priority will be given to students whose degree courses start in January 2021.