New for 2017

The following Christmas Intensive classes will soon be available for booking:

The Language of Report Writing

The Language of Academic Writing

The Language of Criticality

The Language of Presentations and Crits

The Language of Advanced Academic Writing

The Language of Dissertations

Speaking about your work

Speaking, Fluency and Pronunciation


Welcome to Language Development at UAL

If you are studying a full-time course at UAL and English is not your first language, we can offer a wide range of language development classes, workshops and one-to-one tutorials. We can help you with the academic language and skills you need to be successful on your course and beyond.

We are a department of more than 20 highly skilled teaching professionals with experience of teaching English, Art, Design, Fashion and Academic Studies to students of all nationalities and levels. We also work closely with your departments and courses in order to deliver classes relevant to your needs.

Our Courses and Tutorials
Course Specific Classes
Bookable Tutorials
Drop-in Tutorials
Academic English Skills
Holiday Intensive Courses
Online tutorials
Online course

We are part of the International Student Experience Programme which is based on the 4th floor, 272 High Holborn, London. We are a central service, aimed at providing language development for students who need or would like help with improving their English language skills or adjusting to the academic discourse of their subject discipline in Britain.