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English Language Centre

The English Language Centre aims to develop students' linguistic proficiency by promoting active learning and the use of English through extensive practice in all the language skills needed in various academic situations and the labour market. It also aims to enable students to attain an advanced level competency in critical thinking skills, communication skills, and study skills.

The English Language Programme is divided into two parts; Foundation and Post-Foundation. The Foundation Programme consists of four levels: Level 1, Level 2, Level 3, and Level 4. Students in each level study the basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary, except in Level 4 where students study the skills of language and projects. Upon successful completion of the Foundation Programme, students continue on to their specialisations in the Post-Foundation Programme.

Once in the specialisation or Post-Foundation level, students continue to take courses from the English Language Centre: Technical Writing I, Technical Writing II, Technical Communication and Public Speaking, which are all required as part of their qualification. There is a plan to start ESP courses in the Post-Foundation Programme in the near future. There will be English for Engineering; English for Business; and English for Information Technology. These courses will enrich the learner with terminology related to his area of specialisation and consequently facilitate the process of learning. Material of such courses will be selected in cooperation between the English Language Centres and the concerned department in the Post-Foundation Programme.

 

Head of Centre

Dear Students, 
We are very happy to welcome you to our English Language Centre website. Our Language Centre is now synonymous with quality and exclusivity. We know that you will greatly benefit from and enjoy your time with us. You will have a team of experienced, highly qualified teachers who will help you to make maximum progress in English. Our great team of coordinators and teachers will do their best to promote success, help students get the maximum benefit and have a wonderful learning experience with us. Your progress also depends on you, however. 

"A goal without a plan is just a wish’’. So, make a decision today to make your wish come true.

 If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Looking forward to meeting you.

 Basim AL Mushaifri