English and Foundation Programmes

Our students come from all over the world to improve their English and academic skills before starting on their studies.

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English Language Programmes

Our English language teaching centre offers a variety of courses ranging from eight weeks to nine months which cater for most language levels and abilities.

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International Foundation Programme

This one-year programme is designed to give you the academic and English language skills you need to begin a variety of degrees with us.

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IELTS Test Centre

Cardiff University is a British Council IELTS test centre offering regular tests to assess the language ability of candidates who need to study or work where English is the language of communication.