Frequently asked questions

Find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about our English Summer Programme.

When does the course run?

Our campus-based course runs from Monday, 3 July - Friday, 8 September 2023. You can book for a minimum period of three weeks and up to a maximum of five weeks.

How many hours per week?

On campus course: You will have 19 hours per week of live learning classes; 14 hours of core general English language skills and five hours dedicated to 'British Culture and Communication'. You will also be expected to complete up to five hours per week of independent study.

Online course: You will have 14 hours per week of tutor-led classes - 12 hours of core general English language skills and two hours dedicated to 'British Culture and Communication'. You will also be expected to complete up to four hours per week of independent study.

What is the maximum class size?

The maximum class size is usually 16 students for both on-campus and online courses.

What is the minimum enrolment age?

The minimum enrolment age is 18.

How do I apply?

Please visit our how to apply page for more information.

Further information

For more information please email us at ucaegroups@manchester.ac.uk.