English Language Teaching Unit


English language support courses and classes for international undergraduate students at the University of Leicester.

Courses and support

Check the table at the bottom of this page to find out what courses and support you can access, and click on the specific support you are interested in for more details.

Availability and registration

Check the availability of the support and registration information on the Insessional English Language Support Programme homepage.


If you are not sure which support is suitable for you, please contact us by emailing insessional@le.ac.uk

Course/support Who is it for?
EL3000 English Language for International Undergraduates
You would like to continue developing your academic English by studying a language support course.
Academic English for specific skills:
EL7040 Grammar
EL7060 Speaking
EL7070 Vocabulary
You would like to develop your English by focusing on a specific skill.

EL7030 Academic Writing Lectures

You have not done a course at the ELTU, or you are unsure about what academic writing is.
EL7080 Academic English for Mathematics
This course is open to students who need to know mathematical terms. 
EL7090 English for Employability
This course is open to all non-native English speaking international students. To prepare for work placement, summer internships and employment.
Virtual Self-Access Centre (VSAC) 
You are looking for online resources to help you to develop your academic English.
Writing consultations for campus based students
You are a campus-based student who has completed a draft of an academic assignment. You would like feedback from an English language tutor.
Learning Development Workshops  You are a native speaker of English or you are confident in your academic English. You would like support to develop your Academic skills. The Learning Development Workshops are run by the University's Centre for Academic Achievement.

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