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Study the English language at Ravensbourne to improve your English ahead of your main course of study.
You'll develop the English skills you need to understand a course of study at Ravensbourne, improve your language skills to meet the demands of your course, increase your proficiency with creative terminology and meet other Ravensbourne students from around the world before the start of term.
If you are an international student it is recommended that you take the pre-sessional English course if you want to:
29 July to 6 September 2019
Fee - £2000
Applications close on 19 July 2019
29 July to 13 September 2019
Fee - £2,600
Applicants who require a Tier 4 visa should apply at least four weeks before the Pre-Sessional English Language Course start date to allow for visa application processing.
Applicants who require two separate CASs must provide financial documents/ bank statements each time they request a CAS.
English language support will automatically be available to those who have completed the pre-sessional courses and are in need of ongoing support once enrolled on their full time course of study at Ravensbourne.
All English as a second language speakers who enrol on a full-time course at Ravensbourne will also be able to benefit from ongoing English language support alongside their main subject of study at Ravensbourne.
The following applicants are recommended to apply for the pre-sessional course at Ravensbourne:
If your application is successful and once you have paid your fees in full, we will issue you with a single Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) for both the pre-sessional course and your main course of study at least 15 working days before the start of the course.
Once we have issued your CAS you can apply for your visa.
Your CAS is valid for up to six months, however you cannot apply for your visa more than three months before the start date of your course. Please see International students for more information.
Accommodation is not included in the pre-sessional English programme.
International Students House provides short-term affordable Central London based accommodation for students.
Residents get access to essential facilities, such as kitchens, bathrooms, Wi-Fi, an on-site bar and restaurant, and the opportunity to participate in a range of fun and educational events.
Please visit their website for more information and to book.
Please be aware that all students are required to have overseas travel/medical insurance to cover themselves whilst staying in London.
In order to apply for the pre-sessional course you should already hold an offer to study on a Bachelor Degree or Master Degree course at Ravensbourne.
Once you've received your admissions offer, please complete the pre-sessional application form. You will be contacted by an international admissions officer to confirm your place and with further details.
Ravensbourne University London
6 Penrose Way
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