UHELP and Pre sessional English language programmes
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The School of Languages, Linguistics and Cultures offers a range
of courses for students who need to study English before starting a
degree programmes. We offer a year round course (UHELP) and
shorter summer courses of 4, 8 or 12 weeks, which are full time
courses. The programmes are also open to those who need to
update their language skills to live in the UK.
How to apply
The application form can be
Please send your completed form to email@example.com
Further information, including start dates, entry requirements
and costs, is available on the department's
To guarantee consideration for the start month shown please
ensure your application reaches us by the date given.
Start January 2017 (UHELP) - closing date for applications is 9
Start June 2017 (UHELP) - closing date for applications is 28 May
Start July 2017 (Pre sessional English) - closing date for
applications is 21 June 2017
Start August 2017 (Pre sessional English) - closing date for
applications is 19 July 2017
After those dates applicants who do not need a Tier 4 visa may
still be considered at the University's discretion if there is time
to process your completed application before the start date.
Please contact us for advice if you are not sure which is the right
course for you.
Students who need a Tier 4 visa to study a pre-sessional course
must have a Secure English Language Test (SELT) approved by the
Home Office for entry to the course.
Applicants who will be coming newly to the University of Hull to
study an undergraduate or postgraduate degree are welcome to apply
for the summer English programme even if this is not a condition of
Can I do a second course?
If you have already taken one of these courses before your
undergraduate degree, we cannot accept a further application for
the summer course before starting your postgraduate degree at Hull,
unless your postgraduate degree requires a more advanced level of
English than your undergraduate degree required on admission.