University of Bath

Pre-sessional courses if you have IELTS 5.5, minimum 5.0 in each skill

Find out about your course options and how to apply.

You will have a conditional offer for your degree programme, and you will need to apply for the course which best meets your needs.

As a student with a conditional (standalone) offer, you must take an IELTS Academic English test for UKVI purposes (IELTS SELT) at one of the new UKVI approved test centres in order to get your study (Tier 4) visa.

Please make sure that you apply for your Pre-sessional course at least 5 weeks before the start date. You will need to be 18 years of age by the time the course starts.

You need IELTS 6.5 overall, minimum 6.0 in each skill:

The Skills Centre has its own grading system. Your teachers will use this to assess your readiness for academic study in the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Course Name Start Date End Date Course Fees Apply
10 week Pre-sessional English (full-time) Programme 6 July 2020 11 September 2020 £4,050 Email english@bath.ac.uk

You need IELTS 7.0 overall, minimum 6.5 in each skill:

The Skills Centre has its own grading system. Your teachers will use this to assess your readiness for academic study in the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Course Name Start Date End Date Course Fees Apply
20 week Pre-sessional English (full-time) Programme 20 April 2020 11 September 2020 £8,100 Email english@bath.ac.uk