University of Northumbria
Contact Carlos Conde Solares
Address Lipman Building, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE1 8ST
Region Northern England
Telephone +44 191 2274731
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Description of centre

Welcome to Modern Languages at Northumbria University. We provide a warm, friendly and supportive environment for international students to prepare for UG and PG study. We offer a range of pre-sessional programmes throughout the year and we also have a large Summer School.

Modern Languages (which includes EAP and Academic Skills) places great importance on the quality of experience it provides to students form a wide range of backgrounds and countries including, the UK & Europe, the Middle East, Africa, South East and East Asia, Latin-America and the Indian Sub continent.
All our English language programmes are accredited by the British Council.

English Language at Northumbria is a British Council accredited academic cluster with strengths noted in the areas of Teaching, Student Administration, Quality Assurance, Premises and Facilities, Learning Resources, Course Design, Learner Management, Care of Students and Leisure Opportunities.

  • Course information
  • International Foundation Programme

    Course type B. Foundation/Access Courses
    Months Open January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November, December
    Course Length 1 year
    Age group Under 12, 18-22, 23+
    Course hours 11-15
    Tuition fees £300-449
    Class size 18
    Beginners accepted? No
  • English & Study Skills

    Course type M. English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
    Months Open All year round, July, August, October
    Course Length 9-12 weeks
    Age group 18-22, 23+
    Course hours 16-20
    Tuition fees £200-299
    Class size 18
    Beginners accepted? No

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