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Pre-sessional courses

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ELT provides a range of pre-sessional courses for international students who have an offer to study at the University.

Our courses provide an excellent orientation to the University and enable students to develop the language knowledge and academic literacy needed for success.


Learn more about our courses, accommodation, dates and fees.


How to apply

Applications are now closed and will re-open in 2016.



Prepare to begin your studies in St Andrews.


Be Study-Ready! Our pre-sessional courses will develop your language, study and cultural skills to make you a more effective learner.