British Council accreditationThe Language Centre provides a variety of English language courses to prepare you for university study at Manchester Met, or to help you improve your general English level as part of a group from the same education institution or company.


Do you hold an offer for a degree programme at Manchester Met but don’t have the IELTS level yet?

If so, our Pre-sessional and English for University Study courses are perfect for you. We will help you achieve the language levels you need for your degree course at Manchester Met, without the need for a further IELTS test. Take a look at our dates and entry levels now by clicking on the links below.


Pre-sessional English - Entry levels start at overall IELTS 5.5 for postgraduate study.


English for University Study - Entry levels start at overall IELTS 4.0.




Do you have a group of students or colleagues who would like to do a short study tour in Manchester?


The Language Centre can design a course especially for your group to improve your English skills and immerse you in British culture and life in Manchester. 


Study Courses



IELTS Preparation Classes:

The Language Centre is offering an IELTS Preparation Evening Language Course for non-native English speakers. This course will give students the chance to prepare for either Academic or General IELTS, practising the four skills of reading, writing, listening, and speaking through interactive tasks, up-to-date IELTS preparation material, and mock tests.

IELTS Preparation


If you are already a Manchester Metropolitan University student and would like some support with your English and study skills, you can sign up for Coaching for Academic English