English as a Foreign Language (EFL) at Reading College
Improve your English, make new friends, learn about British culture and enjoy yourself! Reading is a lively, energetic city with lots of students. Reading College provides a truly multicultural setting where you will make new friends from all over the world.
Cambridge English and IELTS exam preparation (subject to your level)
You will study for 16 hours per week of general and academic English (subject to your level) including one hour of individual/group tutorial. You will study English Language, literature and culture.
Tier 4 Student Visa – Your English will need to be at B1 (IELTS 4.0 or equivalent in each discipline) and you will need evidence of your
English level to satisfy the UKBA.
Student Visitor/Extended Student Visitor Visa – You can join the full time English programme even if your level of English is below IELTS 4.0.
The Extended Student visa currently permits students to come and study for a full academic year (max 11 months for English only)
Many students complete their English course and then join our A-Levels or International Foundation Programme for University. Others go on to study for a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree at a British university. You will be given good support to move on. We have excellent links with university and we are an Associate college partner to Oxford Brookes and Bucks New University.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Reading College directly.