Get ready for your university studies with our English for Academic Purposes (EAP) course. At ES, we will prepare you by teaching you how to understand university lectures, write accurate essays, and communicate successfully in an academic context. This will boost your confidence when you begin your degree or master’s programme at university. You will also get a unique experience of learning in a multicultural environment with students from over 80 nationalities.
All Year Around
Intermediate and upper-intermediate
General English Upper Intermediate Level
All Year Around
Intermediate to Upper Intermediate
General English Upper Intermediate
Learning the English language in an academic context can help you to gain the confidence required to express yourself clearly. Our Academic English course is for you if you want to:
We will make your learning experience engaging through various teacher-led and student-led activities, such as class discussions, group work and peer evaluation. Our professional tutors will also provide you with guidance for independent study.
Designed by native English-speaking teachers, our Academic English course aligns with the current academic standards. It can help you learn the language skills required to study and perform better academically.
Before joining any of our programmes, you have to take an online placement test to assess their English writing, speaking, and reading abilities. After registering for our English for Academic Purposes course, you will be provided access to our exclusive student portal in which you will have to complete the following tests:
You will be considered eligible for our English for Academic Purposes course, only if you secure an upper-intermediate level score in the tests. Apart from a quality English learning experience, you can also choose premium accommodations, including deluxe student residences and luxury hotel apartments, to study and live a high life in Dubai.
From 1 to 52 Weeks
A General English course will train you to use English in your daily life. Through an Academic English course, you will learn a more formal use of the language for studying at any western-style university. It includes developing skills such as academic vocabulary, critical reading and writing, clear pronunciation skills, and more.
Our English for Academic Purposes course focuses on improving your core English listening, reading, speaking, and writing skills to fulfil the academic study requirements. Through classroom lectures, practical activities, and assignments, we will help you learn these linguistic skills required to study at any university.
The duration for completing the Academic English course at ES Dubai is 12 weeks. Every week will focus on specific areas of reading, writing, speaking, and listening activities, which will be highly useful at universities or educational institutes.
Yes, we allow our General English course students to enrol in our English for Academic Purposes course if they have the required English level. To be eligible, the student must have an Upper-intermediate level of English or needs to complete a minimum of 6 weeks in our Intermediate level General English class.
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At ES Dubai, we make studying English a fun and fascinating experience for every student. A family-like atmosphere in a culturally diverse community at our school is our asset. Our school will become your second home while you learn, discover, and enjoy Dubai.