School of Education
Centre for English Language Education
   
   
  

Course Details

The table below shows course dates and application deadlines for our Presessional English courses.

The Presessional English for Academic Purposes (PEAP) course you need to attend depends on the entry requirements of your degree course, and your existing English language skills. There are four main levels for Presessional English for Academic Purposes (PEAP 1-4).

Please note

  • Class times are normally between 9am and 3.30pm
  • Our maximum class size is normally 16 (up to 18 in exceptional circumstances), but classes usually have 12-14 students
  • There are usually 20 hours of teaching per week (in weeks when there are no assessments), including tutorials and a weekly lecture

Minimum age requirement

Applicants should be at least 18 years of age on admission to the University. The University may accept applicants who will be less than 18 years of age on admission, on an individual basis, provided that their parents or guardians have given their written agreement in advance to additional safeguards and requirements.

Presessional courses 2017/18
Type of CourseLength of CourseCourse DatesApplication DeadlineFees
Presessional English for Academic Purposes (PEAP) 30-week Presessional English (PEAP 2-4) 11 January 2018 - 21 September 2018 23 November 2017 £9,360
20-week Presessional English (PEAP 3-4) 11 January 2018 - 22 June 2018 23 November 2017 £6,240   
12 April 2018 - 21 September 2018 8 March 2018
12 July 2018 - December 2018 (to be confirmed) 7 June 2018
10-week Presessional English (PEAP 4) 11 January 2018 - 23 March 2018 23 November 2017

£3,120  

12 April 2018 - 22 June 2018 8 March 2018 
12 July 2018 - 21 September 2018 7 June 2018
5-week Presessional English (PEAP 4)

16 August 2018 - 21 September 2018

12 July 2018  £1,560
Courses for students progressing to Foundation courses 20-week Presessional English for Foundation students  11 January 2018 - 22 June 2018 23 November 2017 £6,240
10-week Presessional English for Foundation students 11 January 2018 - 23 March 2018 23 November 2017 £3,120  
12 April 2018 - 22 June 2018 8 March 2018
12 July 2018 - 21 September 2018 7 June 2018
Specialist courses  10-week Presessional English for Business and Management students 12 July 2018 - 21 September 2018 7 June 2018 £3,120
5-week Presessional English for Business and Management students 16 August 2018 - 21 September 2018  12 July 2018 £1,560
5-week Presessional English for Engineering students 16 August 2018 - 21 September 2018 12 July 2018 £1,560
8-week Presessional English for Postgraduate  Law students 12 July 2018 - 21 September 2018  7 June 2018  £2,496
4-week Presessional programme for students who have met their English language condition 28 August 2018 - 21 September 2018 20 July 2018  £1,248

 

Presessional courses 2018/19
Type of CourseLength of CourseCourse DatesApplication DeadlineFees
Presessional English for Academic Purposes (PEAP) 40-week Presessional English (PEAP 1-4) 5 October 2018 - 20 September 2019 29 August 2018 £13,000
30-week Presessional English (PEAP 2-4) 5 October 2018 - 21 June 2019 29 August 2018 £9,750
10 January 2019 - 20 September 2019 22 November 2018
20-week Presessional English (PEAP 3-4) 5 October 2018 - 22 March 2019 29 August 2018 £6,500 
10 January 2019 - 21 June 2019 22 November 2018
11 July 2019 - December 2019 (to be confirmed) 6 June 2019
10-week Presessional English (PEAP 4) 5 October 2018 - 14 December 2018 30 August 2018

£3,250

10 January 2019 - 22 March 2019 22 November 2018
8 April 2019 - 21 June 2019 4 March 2019
11 July 2019 - 20 September 2019 11 July 2019
5-week Presessional English (PEAP 4)

15 August 2019 - 20 September 2019

11 July 2019 £1,625
Courses for students progressing to Engineering Foundation courses 30-week Presessional English for Engineering Foundation students 5 October 2018 - 21 June 2019 29 August 2018 £9.750
20-week Presessional English for Engineering Foundation students  5 October 2019 - 22 March 2019 29 August 2018 £6,500
10 January 2019 - 21 June 2019 22 November 2018
10-week Presessional English for Engineering Foundation students 5 October 2018 - 14 December 2018 29 August 2018 £3,250
10 January 2019 - 22 March 2019 22 November 2018
8 April 2019 - 20 September 2019 4 March 2019
11 July 2019 - 20 September 2019 6 June 2019
Specialist courses  10-week Presessional English for Business and Management students 11 July 2019 - 20 September 2019 6 June 2019 £3,250
5-week Presessional English for Business and Management students 15 August 2019 - 20 September 2019  11 July 2019 £1,625
5-week Presessional English for Engineering students 15 August 2019 - 20 September 2019 11 July 2019 £1,625
8-week Presessional English for Postgraduate  Law students 11 July 2019 - 20 September 2019 6 June 2019  £2,600
4-week Presessional programme for students who have met their English language condition 27 August 2019 - 20 September 2019 11 July 2019  £1,300

Centre for English Language Education

School of Education
Dearing Building
Jubilee Campus, Wollaton Road
Nottingham NG8 1BB

presessional email:
cele-presessionaladmissions@nottingham.ac.uk
insessional email: cele-insessional@nottingham.ac.uk