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Evening Language Courses


Autumn 2018 Enrolment

Enrolment is now open for our Autumn 2018 courses. Courses begin 01 October 2018. Enrol today to secure your place at King's!


To view the course timetable choose your language of study here, select your level and the timetable will display. 

How to Apply using King's Apply

We have just changed our booking system to  King's Apply. If you would like a bit more informaiton about how to use the new system,  download the guide here





About our courses: 

Each language course is made-up of 6 levels, each level is comprised of 3 parts and each part takes 10 weeks to complete.

Students who have achieved 70% attendance will be issued with a certificate accredited by the CPD Certification Service on completion, upon request.

[MLC] - Website - Speaking Practice IconLanguage Assessments for Non-Beginners

For students who have experience speaking the language of study. We recommend that you take the  placement test or book in a time to meet with one of our teachers who will assess your level.

Telephone and in-person assessments available

Book your placement today by clicking on the form here.


Telephone: Monday 17 to Friday 21 September

View the schedule. 

In-person: Monday 24 to Wednesday 26 September (Language Resources Centre)  

View the schedule.

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Standard Evening Language Courses 

About Standard Evening Language Courses

  • Classes are held Monday to Friday

  • Duration of each class is 1.5 hours

  • Two time slots to choose from: 18.00 or 19.35

  • Each part is completed over a 10 week period

  • Available at the Strand, Waterloo, Guy's and Denmark Hill campuses

Click here to view Autumn languages


Persian (Farsi) 



*BSL: British Sign Language

**Please note that some courses may be cancelled the week prior to the course start date if there are insufficient numbers. An email will be sent to any students affected by these cancellations to explain any alternative options available.

To make sure you choose the right level for you, please take a look at our  language level descriptions. Each language page below displays prior knowledge recommended for each level.

Take our  placement tests which are designed to test your linguistic abilities in order to place you in a course at the appropriate level. Each test consists of 30 multiple-choice questions on grammar and vocabulary. 



Intensive Evening Language Courses

About Intensive Evening Language Courses

  • 3 hours of class a week

  • Wednesday & Saturday 

  • Each part is completed over a 5 week period

  • Available at Waterloo & Strand Campus

Click here to view Autumn intensive languages


 *British Sign Language - will be taught on Mondays. 



Course Calendars


Tuition Fees - Full Fee Payer


1 Part (15 hrs)

2 Parts (30 hrs)

3 Parts (45 hrs)

Consecutive booking discount*  



Fees - Full fee payers 




*Consecutive booking discount - The more parts you book at once, the more you save. Book for 3 consecutive parts and you save 30%. You must book all three parts before the beginning of the term.This saving is included in the fees above. In our new booking system you must book the parts seperately and the discount will be applied automatically on check out. 

Refund policy: Students taking advantage of our two or three consecutive parts discount will only be able to withdraw from the course and request a refund at any time within 14 days of enrolment on the course (Commencement of contract with the MLC, reception of enrolment confirmation email). After this period, there will be no possibility of a refund. 

Discounted Fees for King's students, UoL, King's alumni & staff

We offer discounts for King's associates and students (please see below). Please note that the table indicates course fees with both the discount relating to your status and the discount for consecutive bookings (2 or 3 parts) applied. 


1 Part 

2 Parts

3 Parts

Consecutive booking discount  



UoL students staff & alumni 




King's Health Partners staff 




King's degree students 





Please see here for the list of UoL member institutions.

Key information regarding fees

  • Evening language course fees are to be paid in full at the time of enrolment.
  • Consecutive part discount is only available to students who enrol on and pay for multiple parts before part one begins. For example, to receive the three part discount you must enrol on all three parts. When you apply through the application portal you will need to make three payments, each time the consecutive discount will be added automatically.  
  • We are unable to accept payment of fees in cash.
  • Refund policy: Students taking advantage of our two or three consecutive parts discount will only be able to withdraw from the course and request a refund at any time within 14 days of enrolment on the course (Commencement of contract with the MLC, reception of enrolment confirmation email). After this period, there will be no possibility of a refund. 

Fees Paid by Employers/Sponsors

  • We are happy to invoice employers or other sponsors for fees, provided enrolment forms are accompanied by a completed   Sponsorship Form

  • Students paying their fees through a sponsor should email a completed   Application Form with the completed sponsorship form to   mlc@kcl.ac.uk.

Other Fees

  • Concessionary fees are available to University of London (UoL) staff, students and alumni. Please see the list of   colleges within UoL

  • Students and staff should be current UoL students/staff at the start of the course.

  • The King's student discount is only available to current King's students.

  • King's graduates are entitled to the University of London alumni discount 

  • Please note that the term ‘alumni’ is used to refer to graduates and holders of a certifiable qualification from applicable institutions.

  • You will be asked to show evidence of eligibility. Students failing to provide evidence will be invoiced for the full fee.

  • We regret that we are unable to offer the concessionary fees retrospectively.

  • King's Health Partners staff including   King's Health Partners,   The South London and Maudsley trust (SLaM) ,   Guy's and St Thomas' trust (GSTT)  and   King's College Hospital staff are eligible for 20% Concessionary fee. 

More Information

Assessment & Certificates

  • Assessment - Evening Language Courses have no exams. Students are required to do course work and home work after each lesson set by your tutor.

  • Certificates - All MLC Evening Language Courses have been accredited by the  CPD Certification Service. CPD certificates are issued to all students on completion of a term or level of a course (with a minimum of 70% course attendance). Certificates are no charge to our Evening Language Course students.

Terms & Conditions

Details on our Terms & Conditions for Evening and Saturday Courses from the Modern Language Centre is available  here


MLC students can transfer to a different group, time, course or campus. Dependent on space on the course. Please read our  Terms & Conditions for more information.   Please fill out the form here.


If you would like to withdraw from an Evening or Saturday Language Course you have enrolled on at the MLC please   fill in the form here

Please note, students have 14 days to withdraw from enrolment of a course at the Modern Language Centre. Please read   Terms & Conditions for full details.

Concessionary Fee Evidence

The MLC offers discounts/concessionary fees to King's College London Alumni, staff of King's Health Partners and University of London students, staff and alumni. 

All new students need to submit evidence to receive the discount.   Please fill in the form here.

Sponsorship Form

We provide a sponsorship form for students to have their fees paid for by a third party. Fill out   this form and the   enrolment form submit via email to   modern.language@kcl.ac.uk

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