skip to main content

Improve and develop your language skills at the Language Centre in London. Whether you wish to study a short or long term English course, study English Plus with an arts topic, or need to improve your IELTS score before starting your main UAL course, we can help.

International students can get language development and tutorials from our expert tutors. You can also study a modern language course, which incorporates arts and culture topics from different countries and are open to university students, staff and members of the public.

Our English courses are British Council accredited and our Presessional courses are also BALEAP accredited.

UAL Language Centre Learn English 2019 London skyline in purple
Image Design: The City Works and Boyle&Perks

Learn English

Learn English in London. General English, Academic English, and English Plus classes can be combined with art, design, media or fashion classes year-round or over the summer.

icons for different countries and hello in different languages - Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Spanish
image credit (original concepts): Nikolai Garcia and Rohit Sharma

Modern Languages courses

Evening modern language classes for the public, students and staff. Study the art and culture of a country while you learn a new language. Choose from Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese and Spanish.

Students in a Presessional Academic English classroom
image: Anders Birger

Presessional Academic English

English language preparation for students with offers from UAL. Experience London and develop crucial study skills before your main course begins.

Student writing
Image: Lee Funnell

Language Development for UAL students

We offer English language development and tutorials for full time UAL international students who speak English as an additional language.

Student taking a Progress test

English language requirements

Find out the level of English you need to study at UAL at foundation, undergraduate or postgraduate level.

Stay in touch


Language Centre
University of the Arts London
272 High Holborn
London WC1V 7EY



Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Instagram
Follow us on Twitter