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Intensive General English Course, English Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 4 months
University rank #601 (WUR) Leicester, United Kingdom
This course improves your general English level, boosting confidence and creating the foundation for the study of academic English. There are two intakes in Autumn and Spring each academic year. This Intensive General English Course is offered by De Montfort University.
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Students who successfully complete CELL’s English Language courses and achieve CEFR B2 in all components are guaranteed progression onto DMU UG and PG programmes providing that all other admissions criteria have been met as indicated in your offer letter. This Intensive General English Course is offered by De Montfort University.

Key facts:

Aims of the course: To develop proficiency in English, improving each of the four skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking, as well as giving a general introduction to British life and culture. You will also be introduced to English study skills and start to develop the habits which will enable success in undergraduate or postgraduate study. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 4 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure


  • By the end of the course you will be able to communicate effectively in English within everyday situations, read and write simple essays and be able to organise your studies and work on your own. You will reach an IELTS 4.0 level equivalent.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Minimum age: You must be at least 18 years of age prior to comencing the course.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Leicester

  • 751 - 1430 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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