Summer Academic Pre-sessional Programmes

Summer pre-sessional programmes

Our range of summer academic pre-sessional courses are ideal if:

  • You need to develop your academic skills and ability with academic English as a condition of entry to Swansea University, or
  • You already meet the university’s English language conditions but would like experience of UK academic study to be as well prepared as possible before starting your course.

Make sure you choose the correct summer course based on the IELTS (or equivalent) score you have now and the score you need to begin your degree programme.

Details of each course can be found below. 

8 Week Academic Pre-sessional

You have already met the IELTS Writing requirement for your course and are no more than 0.5 below in any other skills OR you have already met the overall IELTS requirement for your course and are no more than 0.5 below in Writing

12 Week Academic Pre-sessional

Offered at two different levels: IELTS 5.0 entry to 6.0 exit OR IELTS 5.5 entry to 6.5 and higher