TESOL, Pre-Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 months
  • English (schedule IELTS)
University rank #301 (WUR) ,
Cambridge Ruskin International College (CRIC) is an Associate College of Anglia Ruskin University providing an excellent opportunity to enter UK higher education. CRIC is designed to deliver educational pathways and support services in an environment that encourages students to achieve excellence in their studies.


Through this pathway you’ll gain a firm grounding in the current theories and methodologies of foreign language teaching and learning, and second language acquisition, and have the chance to apply these to your own classroom practice and curriculum development.

You’ll learn the basics of conducting research, and improve the critical and analytical skills in demand from employers. Our modules will also allow you to investigate other issues of language, like migration or identity.

On the MA TESOL and Material Development pathway you’ll meet experts from educational institutions and publishing houses, such as Cambridge Assessment and Cambridge University Press, who’ll be happy to talk to you about teaching methods and materials.

Why study here?
  • Start your university journey in an on-campus college with small class sizes, meaning more individual support from tutors
  • Following successful completion of the CRIC pathway you will gain entry to Anglia Ruskin University, and graduate with an internationally recognised degree
  • CRIC students benefit from access to all university facilities and activities, and hold an Anglia Ruskin University ID card from day one

Programme Structure

  • Interactive Learning Skills And Communication 5
Skills-based Module Designed To Develop Advanced Academic Skills Required For Successful Post-graduate Study.
  • Law And Governance
Study Of English/eu Law; Contract Law; Corporate Governance And Corporate Social Responsibility.
  • Business Management (Double Module)
Study Of Business Strategy And The Economic Environment Of Business.
  • Ict Skills
Skills-based Module Designed To Develop Advanced It Skills Required For Successful Post-graduate Study.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

  • Completion of a recognised Bachelor Degree, pass grade, or successful completion of 15 years of education

Please note for entry to MA TESOL and Materials Development pathway you will need to evidence prior teaching experience, a minimum of 300 hours or 8 weeks is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    6250 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6250 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National Applies to you

    6250 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6250 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Cambridge

  • 846 - 1470 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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