Academic English skills development

Discover our collection of interactive activities designed to help develop your academic language skills.

There are currently four topics available: Reading, Writing, Study Skills and Academic Language.

Each main topic has a number of sub-topics. Each sub-topic has a short description of the content of the activity.

Select the category you are interested in and follow the instructions.


Pre-sessional Summer Courses

Explore Phrasebank, our general resource for academic writers, providing you with some of the phraseological 'nuts and bolts' of writing:

Visit The University of Manchester Library's 'My Learning Essentials' page for tips on presenting: