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Study Overseas Programme

Our Study Overseas programme allows international students to experience life and study in a UK university.


Class Hours: 17+ hours per week
Assessment: A combination of coursework and final test
Minimum Age: 18
Course Duration: 12 or 30 weeks

Course overview

Immerse yourself in University life on a 12 or 30 week English programme taught by specialist academic staff.

On the programme students will:

  • Develop their academic language skills
  • Develop awareness of UK academic culture and practices
  • Learn about UK society and culture
  • Develop their knowledge of their discipline*

*subject to availability and participants’ language level

Entry requirements

Language Requirements: B2 (The University will provide a free test for all applicants)


  • This course is accredited by the British Council, an international organisation which works to promote cultural relations and educational opportunities between the people of the United Kingdom and other countries."

This course is based in the School of Psychology and Humanities

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

You can find regulations and policies relating to student life at the University of Central Lancashire on our student contract page