International Course – English Language Courses (EFL and IELTS)
If you would like to study English to improve your overall level or you need to achieve a certain level of English for further studies or career prospects then this course will provide you with practice in all skill areas. It is a General English course which can also include a three hour IELTS preparation class each week, should you opt for this course. Coventry College is a well-resourced, high quality, public college with excellent teachers. We are British Council Accredited for English Language teaching.
You can study for 15, 18 or 21 hours of English each week and enjoy your free time in this fantastic student city and explore the UK in the holiday periods.
Our English Language EFL programmes are completely flexible:
- They start every Monday in term-time
- You choose how many hours to study per week: 15, 18 or 21 hours
- You choose how many weeks you want to study
You can stay with a local British family and find out what it’s really like to live in the UK, perhaps even make friends for life with your hosts.
Are You Under 18?
We are currently able to accept students from 16 years old on our EFL courses. However, please note that outside class, in and around the campus and outside of the College you are not formally supervised and when your parents sign the application form they are consenting to this arrangement.
There are no formal requirements to begin the course. You will be assessed at the beginning of the course through a placement test. We are unable to accept beginners.
If you are a non-EEA student then you will need to obtain a visa. Please click on the following link for further information regarding visas: coventrycollege.ac.uk/international/preparing-for-coventry
General English Course Costs
- 15 hours at £150
- 18 hours at £180
- 21 hours at £210
+ Accommodation, Wi-Fi and ½ Board food at £160 per week (optional)
Total Cost per week (including Tuition – Accommodation with breakfast, dinner & Wi-fi) = £310
Add £30 per week for IELTS classes (3 hours)
Add £30 per week for Integrated Skills Classes (3 hours)
£10 discount per week for booking both (21 hours study)
10% discount for booking 8 weeks or more
All courses have an additional £80 admin fee.
Additional charges apply for airport transfers.
Length of study:
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College open event
Our Open Events are a chance for you to come and see what Coventry College is all about!
You’ll have the opportunity to talk to course tutors, have a go at some taster activities and explore our fantastic facilities.