Leicester College offers a range of “Semester in Leicester! Study Abroad Programmes” specifically developed for international students.

These programmes are designed to improve a student’s English language skills and allow them to gain experience in selected subject areas, while experiencing life in the UK and our education system for a month, one term or one-semester.

Which subjects are available?

The following Semester in Leicester study abroad programmes are offered at Leicester College:

  • Artistic and Special Effects Make-up
  • Beauty Therapy
  • Business Studies
  • Creative Arts and Design (choose from graphic design, e-media, photography, fashion, footwear design & production, ceramics, life drawing)
  • Computers and IT
  • Engineering (choose from hydraulics, pneumatics, electronics, automotive, aeronautics)
  • Health and Social Care
  • Sport and Exercise Science
  • Tourism and Hospitality / Catering.

Programme Dates

  • Enrol for one month, up to six months maximum – Varied commencement options from September to mid-April each year.
  • Nine hours of intensive English language and six hours of subject-specific classes per week.

What is the Cost?

  • £4,950 for tuition only for 6 months (£1,400 for one month and £3,500 for one term)*
  • Private self-catering student accommodation in Leicester varies from £80 to £140 per week in addition to fees.
  • UK Short-term Study Visa fee is currently £89 for a six month visa.

Detailed information on our Semester in Leicester! Study Abroad Programmes is available in leaflets in English, 中文 or Tiếng Việt.

Please contact the International Office if you need further advice or information on our Semester in Leicester! Study Abroad Programmes.

*Fees information is correct at time of publication (2017-2018). Leicester College reserves the right to alter information and fees at any time.