Online Pre-sessional English at Glasgow Caledonian University

Online Pre-sessional English is a course that is delivered digitally, designed to help you improve your English skills to the level needed for your intended degree. INTO GCU achieved 98% student satisfaction for learning (INTO Annual Student Experience Survey 2019), making it a great choice for English language learning.

Focusing on content-specific vocabulary, academic writing, reading, listening and speaking, it is taught by the same expert teachers and to the same high standards as the face-to-face course, and offers the same guaranteed progression to your chosen degree at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Flexible study plans if you can't travel overseas

We are accepting applications for all of our face-to-face courses for August/September 2020. If you are unable to travel to start one of our face-to-face courses, you have the opportunity to start your studies online and later transfer to study at your chosen campus when face-to-face teaching resumes.

Course features

  • Delivered through INTO’s online learning platform and live virtual classroom technology.
  • Designed to improve your English language skills to the level required by your chosen degree.
  • Provides contextual study skills that acclimatise you to the culture of a UK university.
  • Enables you to adjust to the demands, challenges and expectations of UK higher education.
  • Teaches you how to give presentations on different areas of academic interest.
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20 hours per week of preparation in academic English, delivered through INTO’s online learning platform and live virtual classroom technology.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

12 Weeks: From IELTS 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in each subskill and at least one subskill at 5.5) or equivalent.

8 Weeks: Fom IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in each subskill) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

Offer of a place at Glasgow Caledonian University.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
15 June 2020 4 September 2020 12 Weeks
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£3,500
13 July 2020 4 September 2020 8 Weeks
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£2,000

Class information

Class duration:

50% of learning hours will be delivered in real-time in our virtual classroom between 8:30am-1:00pm BST (excluding bank holidays).

50% will include pre-recorded lectures and interactive tasks, such as quizzes, group projects, presentations and writing practice.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

12 Weeks: From IELTS 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in each subskill and at least one subskill at 5.5) or equivalent.

8 Weeks: Fom IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in each subskill) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

Offer of a place at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
15 June 2020 4 September 2020 12 Weeks
View Term dates
£3,500
13 July 2020 4 September 2020 8 Weeks
View Term dates
£2,000

Class information

Class duration:

50% of learning hours will be delivered in real-time in our virtual classroom between 8:30am-1:00pm BST (excluding bank holidays).

50% will include pre-recorded lectures and interactive tasks, such as quizzes, group projects, presentations and writing practice.

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