Entry Requirements

No formal qualifications are needed. You will be given a short interview and a written test to find the course that suits your level.

Please call 01895 853333 to arrange an appointment for your test.

Who is the course for

This course is for existing refugees or asylum seekers and students who are permanently settled in the UK. Overseas students will be charged additional fees.

Course Content

The course is made up of the following units:

  • English language
  • Humanities
  • Mathematics/numeracy
  • Science
  • IT.

This course can help students whose first language is not English to get into mainstream education. It will give a grounding in basic English, humanities, mathematics and science and can help students to bridge the educational gap to go on to study for higher level academic courses.

Study Methods

Classwork, homework and exam practice.

Where next - Further Studies

You can progress onto the English and Essential Skills next level course. If you complete a higher level course you can progress to an ESOL Link course or another course.

More Information

For further information, please contact our Information, Advice and Guidance team on 01895 853333 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Hayes Campus: Course Starting Mon 03 September 2018

Starts: 03/09/2018

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Hayes Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00