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English Classes (ESOL):

University of Leicester

English Language Teaching Unit (ELTU)

Readson House

96-98 Regent Road

LE1 7DF.


General English Classes (everyday English)

Beginners (Pre-Entry to Entry 1):

Monday 18.00-19:30 (Room 102)

Tuesday 17.00-18:30 (Room 101)

Elementary to Intermediate (Entry 2 to Level 1)

Monday 18.00-19:30 (Room 101)

Tuesday 17.00-18:30 (Room 102)

Upper Intermediate to Advanced (Level 1 to Level 2)

Thursday 10:00-11:15 (Room 108)

Academic English Classes (academic / professional English for future work or study)

Upper Intermediate to Advanced  (Level 1 to Level 2)

Thursday 11:30-13:00 (Room 108)

Preparation Classes (IELTS and OET)

These classes offer preparation for future studies and work (IELTS) and for Medics (OET).

Please see this link for more information.

As well as the above, they also offer:

1:1 Pronunciation Support Tutorials – gain individual help with your pronunciation

OET classes – these are for qualified refugee medics who already have IELTS 6.0 and who need to achieve IELTS 7.0 as part of GMC registration

IELTS classes – these are for students who are at IELTS 5.0 or above who need to improve their IELTS score to prepare for future study

Reading Circle – come along, bring your lunch and read and discuss texts with others (Thursdays 13:00-14:00)

LCofS Lending Library – borrow books from our library to help you practise English at home

Full time academic English Classes – for students at intermediate level or above who would like to improve their level of academic English to study at university. Find out more here.

For more information about these services, email Aleks Palanac on [email protected] 

Here is helpful guide for Improving your English:


To join our Blackboard Learn page, which contains many useful resources for improving your English, you can register here: –

ESOL Blackboard

IT Class and Sewing Class: Thursdays (13:00 – 15:00):


Booth Hall

St Martin’s House

7 Peacock Lane

LE1 5PZ.


IT Class and Sewing Class:

We provide:

  • Contribution towards your bus fare – you will need to show your bus ticket
  • Tea and Coffee refreshments
  • Access to sewing machines and computers