Our one-to-one consultations give you the opportunity to discuss any aspect of academic English and communication skills with a tutor. Consultations are available online or in person.

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Please download the booking guidance if needed.


Consultation details

  • 30 minutes per consultation
  • Up to three consultations per student per term (12 per academic year)
  • Available term-time and vacations

We provide expert guidance and support in a number of areas, such as: 

  • written assignments, theses and dissertations
  • preparation for exams and other forms of assessment
  • presentations and vivas
  • understanding tutor feedback
  • academic misconduct prevention and Turnitin report interpretation
  • journal articles for publication

We are happy to provide feedback on a section of your writing (up to 1,000 words) in your consultation. You should send any such writing 48 hours before the consultation.

Please note that we do not offer a proof-reading service.

Consultation term dates 2023/24

Term one

25 September 2023 to 21 December 2023

Term two

2 January 2024 to 28 March 2024

Term three

3 April 2024 to 21 June 2024 (excluding 6 May and 27 May)

Term four

24 June 2024 to 20 September 2024 (excluding 26 August)