University of Oxford Language Centre

Introduction

The University of Oxford was founded in 1096 and is one of the leading universities in the world.

The Language Centre is the University of Oxford’s home for all students, academic and professional staff who want to improve their language skills.

Our Academic English courses help international students improve their academic written and spoken communication – building skills and increasing confidence. They are taught by specialists in Academic English and designed to meet the needs of students and staff at the University of Oxford.

Our Language Library has multi-media materials available for Academic English learning and testing.

Conveniently located in central Oxford, our dedicated building is a haven for anyone in the University who wants to join our community of language lovers, giving you a space to share your language skills and prepare for study in English.

Whether you want to improve your communication skills, refine your academic writing, build confidence with the English language, communicate with people more easily, improve your career prospects, or simply learn something new, the University of Oxford Language Centre offers a central hub for everyone.

You are most welcome to join us.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Courses

IELTS Intensive Course

Campus Full time 4 weeks July 2019 United Kingdom Oxford

The University of Oxford is happy to offer this course for all prospective students preparing for the IELTS exam. This intensive four-week programme prepares you for all four parts of the IELTS test, helping you gain the necessary skills to attain your target score. [+]

The University of Oxford is happy to offer this course for all prospective students preparing for the IELTS exam. This intensive four-week programme prepares you for all four parts of the IELTS test, helping you gain the necessary skills to attain your target score.

Key Facts Course name: IELTS Intensive Length: 4 Weeks Dates: July 1 - July 26 2019 Hours per week: 25 hours Price: £1,850 Course Structure Full Day Tuition: Monday - Friday 4 Targeted Skills Lessons Per Day Practice Exam Modules Every Week (to track your progress)

All Tuition and Exam Skills Feedback Provided by Experienced IELTS Trainers

This complete, immersive programme helps you in four ways:

20 ‘Skills’ Lessons Per Week... [-]


Summer courses

Summer Pre-Sessional Academic English Course

Campus Full time 6 weeks August 2019 United Kingdom Oxford

The University of Oxford is pleased to offer this preparatory course for new international students. The six-week intensive programme is designed to provide the necessary academic language and literacy skills to succeed in the English-speaking university environment. Its focus on written and spoken academic communication prepares you to perform at a high level from the very beginning of your degree course. [+]

The University of Oxford is pleased to offer this preparatory course for new international students. The six-week intensive programme is designed to provide the necessary academic language and literacy skills to succeed in the English-speaking university environment. Its focus on written and spoken academic communication prepares you to perform at a high level from the very beginning of your degree course.

Key facts Course name: Summer Pre-Sessional Academic English Course Length: a 6-week intensive course Dates: 5 August to 13 September 2019 Hours per week: 20 hours of tuition per week Price: £3,250 including all excursions Why apply for the Pre-sessional?

The Pre-Sessional Course is a full-time intensive course, geared towards improving the academic language and literacy of students in a compressed time-frame. It provides an opportunity to meet and connect with people from around the world, learn about British culture and visit places of interest in and around Oxford. This helps you integrate into University life quickly and effectively.... [-]