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Pre-sessional English courses

Our Pre-sessionals improve your academic English language for study at King’s

Our innovative Pre-sessional programmes teach you the academic and language skills you need to succeed in your chosen degree and provide a different pathway to retaking an external English test.

There are different course lengths to help you meet your offer conditions (16, 11 and 6 weeks) and our team of experienced and highly-qualified tutors will give you the very best start in your academic studies.

99% of students met the conditions to progress to their chosen degree at King's in 2022 and our Pre-sessional programme satisfaction has been at least 95% for the past three years.

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Pre-sessionals 2023

King's are delighted to be welcoming Pre-sessional students on campus once more from 2023 and we are offering a mix of combined and face-to-face Pre-sessional programmes to meet your needs.

Applications are now open and will close once full or on the application deadline date stated, whichever comes first. There will be further visa information, including key dates, available on this page soon. We recommend you regularly check the application portal and supply any documents required as quickly as possible so that you can start your visa application in a timely manner.

Please click on a programme below for more details.

6-week On-campus

6-week On-campus

Get ready for your degree and boost your English by 0.5 IELTS or equivalent.

11-week On-campus

11-week On-campus

Get ready for your degree and boost your English by 1.0 IELTS or equivalent.

6-week Online

6-week Online

Get ready for your degree and boost your English by 0.5 IELTS or equivalent

11-week Online

11-week Online

Get ready for your degree and boost your English by 1.0 IELTS or equivalent

Accommodation

Accommodation

Our residences act as a platform for students to live and learn through life experiences.

People

People

Get to know our wonderful team of tutors and staff.