Improve your English language skills to prepare for your future academic studies.

  • Pre-Foundation English for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Study.
  • Gain English skills for International Foundation Year programme or the Pre-Masters Programme.
  • 20 hour per week

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.

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

ID Course Name Duration Start Date
ENG-PFE Pre-Foundation English 3 Months, 6 months May 2, 2017