English Language studies in Dublin, Cork & Galway

  • Pre-Foundation English Language Programmes for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Study.
  • Gain English skills for International Foundation Year programme or the Pre-Masters Programme.
  • 20 hour per week
  • Locations in Dublin, Cork & Galway

Pre-Foundation English

Our Pre-Foundation English (PFE) courses are designed to prepare you for our International Foundation Year or Pre-Masters programmes.

Students who do not meet the minimum 5.0 IELTS score for direct entry to DIFC’s foundation programmes can complete the PFE course to improve their English language skills.

What are the entry English Language requirements for PFE?

  • 4.0 – 4.5 IELTS overall

What is covered in PFE?

  • General English development including reading, writing, listening, speaking & grammar
  • Exam preparation classes
  • Cultural classes
  • Preparation for Maths, Science & Business in the lead-up to the IFY start dates.

Where can I study PFE?

Our PFE programme is delivered by our affiliate English Schools in Dublin, Cork and Galway.

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Click here for details of our Pre-foundation English + Foundation Packages

ID Course Name Duration Start Date
ENG-FLYP Foundation Year Language Preparation 3 Months, 6 months May 2, 2017