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General English


A General English course, also known as English as a Foreign Language course, is a type of English language course that aims to help students improve their English skills in all four areas: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Students will also be able to practise their English skills in real-world scenarios, such as role-playing exercises and group projects. General English courses can help you improve your English skills and prepare for future studies or work in an English-speaking environment.


  You will improve your English skills in all four areas: reading, writing, speaking, and listening.

  You will have the opportunity to practice your English skills in a variety of ways.

 You will receive feedback from your teachers and other students.

  You will meet new people from all over the world and learn about different cultures.

Entry Requirements

The minimum age to register for this programme is 18. Prospective students should note that the following entrance qualifications are required for those wishing to undertake this programme:

  Entry level qualification or

  Work experience or

  CEFR Level A1/A2

Programme Summary

A General English course will mostly cover the following topics:

  Writing Skills: Students will practice writing English essays, letters, and other types of texts.

  Vocabulary: Students will learn new vocabulary words and phrases related to a variety of topics.

  Reading Skills: Students will practice reading English texts at their level of difficulty.

  Grammar: Students will learn the basic grammar rules of English, such as sentence structure, verb conjugation, and pronoun usage.

  Listening Skills: Students will work on increasing their recognition of various accents and speech patterns.

  Cultural Integration: Students will gain an understanding of linguistic cultural nuances, cross-cultural communication skills, and an appreciation for cultural variety.

  Speaking Skills: Students will practice speaking English in a variety of contexts, such as in class discussions, role-plays, and presentations.

  Presentation Skills: Students will learn excellent public speaking techniques as well as multimedia presentation abilities.

CEFR Levels

Course Duration

06 Months (intensive)

11 Months (standard)

Course Intake

Blended Learning: January/April/July/October

Course Fees

06 Months: £4550

11 Months: £8550

Additional Fees

Intention to Study: £200

PTE Academic Test: £200 (approximately)

Total Fees

06 Months: £4950

11 Months: £8950