Step Towards English Proficiency Programme
STEP is designed for students who hope to further consolidate and develop their English language skills, whilst also gaining an understanding of Law, Business & International Relations and Data Science, Artificial Intelligence & Economics.
All students will attend morning lectures in (1) Law, Business & International Relations and (2) Data Science, Artificial Intelligence & Economics, and will participate in English & Communication tutorials to develop and strengthen their writing, listening, reading and speaking skills.
English & Communication
Essay Writing/Article Writing/Journalistic Writing
Interviews: From academic interviews for university entrance to career-oriented interviews
Debate and oral argumentation
Introduction to English Literature
Guidance on public-speaking
Grammar and Comprehension
Preparation for Law court trial
Students will attend lectures in Law, Business & International Relations, as well as Data Science, Artificial Intelligence & Economics in the mornings, and will have to attend English tutorials in the afternoons.
a typical day...
Law, Business & International Relations
Data Science, Artificial Intelligence & Economics
All students have to attend these lectures in the mornings.
Students will have a chance to go through lecture topics with their tutors, as well as consolidate their command of English
Check-in with the college
DATES & TUITION FEE
(students who don't need accommodation)
Sunday 08 August -
Saturday 21 August
The course fees include everything except flights, airport transfers and lunch:
Classes and tutorials (15 hours of in-class teaching plus 1.5 hours of tutorials per week)
Personalised academic reports and graduation certificate
Accommodation in St Edmund Hall of the University of Oxford
Breakfast and dinner
Wide selection of afternoon and evening activities
Day-trips (e.g. London)
In addition to our essay competition (click here for more information), each year we offer a limited number of scholarships based on academic merit or financial need. Please contact us at for more information.