IELTS 6.0 overall, with only one component below 6.0 and no component below 5.5. Applicants with either reading or writing scores at 5.5 must attend the 10-week pre-sessional.
For other English qualifications, read English language equivalent qualifications.
How to apply
Students applying to study on a taught postgraduate programme
If you have applied for a taught postgraduate programme at the University of Leeds and you are eligible for a summer pre-sessional, you will be contacted by the Language Centre. If you are not applying for a taught postgraduate programme at the University of Leeds and you would like to apply for this pre-sessional, please visit application.leeds.ac.uk/sign-up. Please contact the Language Centre (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions about this.
Students applying to study on a research postgraduate programme
Please apply to the Language Centre using the application form on the Applying for English language courses webpage.
- UK/EU: £3,500 (total)
- International: £3,500 (total)
Read more about how to pay.
Additional cost information
All programme and learning materials are included in the tuition fees. The Language Centre provides a weekly programme of optional leisure activities during the summer, some of which are free, and some have a cost, typically no more than £30.
There may be additional costs related to your course or programme of study, or related to being a student at the University of Leeds. Read more about additional costs