Applying for a pre-sessional: studying at a different university

Our pre-sessional courses (online) are also open to applicants that have applied to degree courses at other UK universities, or who have not yet applied for a degree course.

Courses and applications

If you have applied to another university, you will need to check with them to see if they will accept our pre-sessional course as a way of meeting their English language entry requirements. Entry requirements and application forms for are listed below.

Please contact ipc-presessional@york.ac.uk for more information.

Entry criteria and application links are below.

Contact us

International Pathway College

ipc-presessional@york.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1904 321500

  • Course dates: 20 April 2023 - 18 August 2023
  • Deadline to apply: 6 April 2023
  • Full course fee: £7,920
  • Accept and pay deadline: 13 April 2023
English language pre-sessional course Your main degree entry requirement Pre-sessional entry requirement
Online 16-week Pre-sessional (Level 7) IELTS 7

IELTS: 6.0, with no less than 5.5 in each component

PTE Academic and Online: 55, with no less than 51 in each component

CAE and CPE (from January 2015): 169, with no less than 162 in each component

TOEFL: 79, with a minimum of 17 in Listening, 18 in Reading, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing

Trinity ISE: level 3 with Pass in all components

Duolingo: 105, minimum 95 in all other components

LanguageCert IESOL: High Pass with 33/50 in each component

LanguageCert SELT B2: 33/50
Online 16-week Pre-sessional (Level 6.5) IELTS 6.5

IELTS: 5.5, with no less than 5.0 in each component

PTE Academic and Online: 51, with no less than 46 in each component

CAE and CPE (from January 2015): 162, with no less than 154 in each component

TOEFL: 72, with a minimum of 15 in Listening, 14 in Reading, 19 in Speaking and 16 in Writing

Trinity ISE: level 3 with Pass in all components

Duolingo: 95, minimum 80 in all other components

LanguageCert IESOL: High Pass with 25/50 in each component

LanguageCert SELT B2: 33/50
Online 16-week Pre-sessional (Level 6) IELTS 6

IELTS: 5.0, with no less than 4.5 in each component

PTE Academic and Online and Online: 46, with no less than 41 in each component

CAE and CPE (from January 2015): 154, with no less than 147 in each component

TOEFL: 63, with a minimum of 12 in Listening, 9 in Reading, 18 in Speaking and 15 in Writing

Trinity ISE: level 3 with Pass in all components

Duolingo: 80, minimum 65 in all other components

LangCert B1 Achiever: High Pass with 33/50 in each component

LanguageCert SELT B2: 33/50

 

  • Course dates: 18 May 2023 - 18 August 2023
  • Deadline to apply: 4 May 2023
  • Full course fee: £5,940
  • Accept and pay deadline: 11 May 2023
English language pre-sessional course Your main degree entry requirement Pre-sessional entry requirement
Online 12-week Pre-sessional (Level 7) IELTS 7

IELTS: 6.0, with no less than 6.0 in each component

PTE Academic and Online: 55, with no less than 55 in each component

CAE and CPE (from January 2015): 169, with no less than 169 in each component

TOEFL: 79, with a minimum of 19 in Listening, 20 in Reading, 22 in Speaking and 19 in Writing

Trinity ISE: level 3 with Merit in all components

Duolingo: 105, minimum 105 in all other components

LanguageCert IESOL: High Pass with 33/50 in each component

LanguageCert SELT B2: 33/50
Online 12-week Pre-sessional (Level 6.5) IELTS 6.5

IELTS: 6.0 with a minimum of 5.0 in each skill

PTE Academic and Online: 55, with no less than 46 in each component

CAE and CPE (from January 2015): 169, with no less than 154 in each component

TOEFL: 79, with a minimum of 15 in Listening,14 in Reading, 19 in Speaking and 16 in Writing

Trinity ISE: Level 3 with Pass in all components

Duolingo: 105, minimum 80 in all other components

LanguageCert IESOL: High Pass with 33/50 in each component

LanguageCert SELT B2: 33/50
Online 12-week Pre-sessional (Level 6) IELTS 6

IELTS: 5.5, with no less than 5.0 in each component

PTE Academic and Online: 51, with no less than 46 in each component

CAE and CPE (from January 2015): 162, with no less than 154 in each component

TOEFL: 72, with a minimum of 15 in Listening, 14 in Reading, 19 in Speaking and 16 in Writing

Trinity ISE: level 3 with Pass in all components

Duolingo: 95, minimum 80 in all other components

LanguageCert IESOL: High Pass with 25/50 in each component

LanguageCert SELT B2: 33/50

 

  • Course dates: 6 July 2023 - 18 August 2023
  • Deadline to apply: 22 June 2023
  • Full course fee: £2,970
  • Accept and pay deadline: 29 June 2023
English language pre-sessional course Your main degree entry requirement Pre-sessional entry requirement
Online 6-week Pre-sessional (Level 7) IELTS 7

IELTS: 6.5, with 6.0 in each component

TOEFL: 87, with 21 in each component

Trinity ISE: Level 3 with Merit in each component

PTE Academic and Online: 61, with 55 in each component

CAE and CPE: 176, with 169 in each component

Duolingo: 120, with 105 in each component

LanguageCert SELT B2 with 33/50 in each component

LanguageCert IESOL B2 Communicator: Pass with 33/50 in each component
Online 6-week Pre-sessional (Level 6.5) IELTS 6.5

IELTS: 6.0, with no less than 5.5 in each component

TOEFL: 79, with a minimum of 17 in Listening, 18 in Reading, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing

Trinity ISE: level 3 with Pass in all components

PTE Academic and Online: 55, with no less than 51 in each component

CAE and CPE (from January 2015): 169, with no less than 162 in each component

Duolingo: 105, minimum 95 in all other components

LanguageCert SELT B2: 33/50 in each component

LanguageCert IESOL B2 Communicator: Pass with 33/50 in each component
Online 6-week Pre-sessional (Level 6) IELTS 6

IELTS: 5.5, with no less than 5.5 in each component

PTE Academic: 51, with no less than 51 in each component

CAE and CPE (from January 2015): 162, with no less than 162 in each component

TOEFL: 72, with a minimum of 17 in Listening, 18 in Reading, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing

Trinity ISE: level 3 with Pass in all components

Duolingo: 95, minimum 95 in all other components

LanguageCert IESOL: High Pass with with 33/50 in each component

LanguageCert SELT B2: 33/50

 

Contact us

International Pathway College

ipc-presessional@york.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1904 321500