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English & Foundation courses

English Language Programmes

studying together - English Language Programme

The English language teaching centre offers a variety of courses ranging from 8 weeks to 9 months which cater for most language levels and abilities. Our students come from all over the world to improve their English before commencing university study in the UK.

Whether you are making plans to continue your academic studies at Cardiff University or elsewhere in the UK, we aim to help you succeed.

The English for University Study Programme

Full-time English language and study skills course. The English for University Study programme provides each student with the skills and language needed for a smooth transition into academic study and professional life

Pre-sessional Courses

Short courses in English for academic purposes designed for pre-university students holding offers from or applying to Cardiff University, at postgraduate or undergraduate level.

In-sessional English Language Support

English language support and advice is available for current international students to help meet the demands of lectures, seminars and assignments.

IELTS

Cardiff University is a British Council IELTS test centre offering regular tests at least once a month

International Foundation Programme

IFP programmes

The International Foundation Programme is a one-year academic programme taught at Cardiff University. It is designed to give you the academic and English language skills you need to enter a variety of degree programmes at Cardiff University.

Business

The Business International Foundation Programme (IFP) is a mixture of English language and Business based modules, designed for students who want to progress into Cardiff Business School.

Engineering

The Engineering International Foundation Programme (IFP) is a mixture of English language and Engineering based modules, designed for students who want to progress into Cardiff School of Engineering or the School of Computer Science and Informatics.

Health & Life Sciences

The Health and Life Sciences International Foundation Programme (IFP) is a mixture of English language and Science based modules, designed for students who want to progress into Cardiff School of Biosciences, or make an application for certain heath related course at Cardiff University.

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