Ace your IELTS test with expert tutorial guidance, detailed feedback and mock exams with authentic materials
Taking an IELTS test soon? Great choice. With over 3 million tests taken each year, it’s the world’s most popular English language proficiency test for higher education and global migration. Impressive. But back to you.
At Oxford Summer Courses, we can help you prep for the test in the most efficient, expert-led way. Our intensive, two-week course will introduce you to everything you need to know about the exam.
Forget textbook English. Our EFL Academic course will help you speak, read and write like a natural. From learning idioms and local phrases to focus on meaning, form, and pronunciation, you’ll learn to communicate fluently and confidently in English for the greatest dialect development.
Match your passion to your academic pursuit. Find a course that makes you never want to stop learning.
Why do past students rave about our English Language summer course in Oxford? Find out in this short video…
Richard is a native-speaking English teacher, and grew up in the county of Warwickshire, near to William Shakespeare’s birthplace of Stratford-upon-Avon. When teaching, Richard draws upon his practical experience from his time as a journalist writing for renowned newspapers such as the Times, The Guardian and The Daily Telegraph to to help you improve your written and spoken English. He has also worked as a university lecturer and has trained students from all over the world in the finer points of English grammar and idioms for a number of years.
Drawing on his experience Richard enjoys using dynamic and interactive teaching methods as well as workshops and practical activities outside of the classroom to make his classes diverse and enjoyable for students.
Aside from his time spent teaching the English language Richard is an editor and writer of academic books on the media and has also written travel guides to the Alps.
Why not mix it up a little?
Are you torn between two subjects, or undecided on which city to study in? The good news is that you can often combine two subjects, or even split your studies between different UK locations.
"The academic support I had during my time in Oxford Summer Courses was incredible, my tutor Professor James Harris was by far the best tutor I’ve ever had"
"The staff, who are all current or former students associated with the university, were all amazingly kind and friendly to us, and they seemed to really care about every single one of us, having even memorized our names before we got there, which really helped me, and everyone else, feel very welcome. "
"The material was fascinating, and the process taught me how to prioritise work; whereas at school I have about two weeks to write each essay, here it’s just two days. "
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