Academic English

Our Academic English courses help non-native speakers improve their academic writing and communication – building your skills and increasing your confidence.

Please note that our Academic Writing and Communication Skills courses are open to fully matriculated students or staff of Oxford University only.

Members of the public should investigate independent English Language Schools in Oxford.

 

This six-week intensive programme provides international students with the essential language and research strategies and knowledge needed for success in their upcoming academic studies.

Visiting academics and students aiming to study at universities other than Oxford are also very welcome to apply.

Pre-Sessional English course registration is now open.
The deadline for applications is Friday 20 July.

Monday 6 August to Friday 14 September 2018.

Cost: £3,250 including all tuition, materials and excursions.

In July each year, the Language Centre offers a three-week course in English for Academic Visitors and Post-doctoral Researchers, with teaching for three hours over four mornings each week. The dates of the course this year are Monday 2 July to Friday 20 July 2018 and it costs £400. This has proved popular in previous years with many academic visitors and researchers who often arrive in Oxford at about this time of year. Registration is now open.

This course is designed to enable non-native English speakers with heavy schedules to take this course in academic writing at a time many students are writing their dissertation or thesis. Topics include: writing a thesis introduction; discussion; conclusion and abstract; reviewing the literature.

18 - 22 June 2018, Monday - Friday, 10:00 - 13:00

Fees: £70 Students/£90 Staff/£120 Related persons. Click here to apply, please note the deadline for applications is Thursday 14 June. For further information, please contact us:

Email: admin@lang.ox.ac.uk       Tel: +44 (0)1865 283360

Courses for Oxford University Students and Staff

The English for Academic Studies programme is intended for Oxford University international students and staff whose first language is not English and who require English language support for their academic studies and life at Oxford. There are courses in Academic Writing and Communication Skills as well as several other courses. For general enquiries about English for Academic Studies courses please contact the Courses Administrator at admin@lang.ox.ac.uk

2017/18 FEES PER COURSE PER TERM

  • £45 Matriculated students
  • £80 Staff
  • £150 Visiting & Recognised Students / Academic Visitors / Spouses & Partners / Alumni
 

Courses for Academic Visitors and Spouses/Partners

The Language Centre offers special programmes in English for Academic Visitors and Spouses/Partners of University members whose first language is not English and who require English language support. For general enquiries about English for Academic Studies courses please contact the Courses Administrator at admin@lang.ox.ac.uk

2017/18 FEES PER COURSE PER TERM

  • £150 Academic Visitors / Spouses & Partners
 

Tailored Courses

The Language Centre offers tailored courses for undergraduate and postgraduate students from certain departments/faculties which fund them. Students who are interested should contact their department or faculty to register their interest.

 

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