ELTC student social programme

Our social programme gives you a chance to meet and talk to new students from around the world, practising your English and communication skills in an informal and relaxed way. We offer a mix of online and in person social activities.

Large group of students pose outside hotel in the Lake District
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In line with the government guidance on Covid-19, the University have put precautions in place for everyone’s safety. Please refer to our Autumn term pages for the latest information about staying safe during your studies. 

Autumn term 2020 Covid-19 information

Online

Our online social programme gives you a chance to meet and talk to new students from around the world, practising your English and communication skills in an informal and relaxed way.

People socialise online using Zoom

The programme consists of regular online Conversation Clubs with students currently studying at The University of Sheffield, Netflix parties where we will watch films and TV shows together and discuss them, online quizzes and games, access to the student website and Slack our online shared hub.

In-person

Students on a boat during Lake District trip

During Terms 1, 2 and 3, as part of the course we arrange regular educational visits to sites around Sheffield and further away.

Locations include museums, galleries, historical buildings and places of natural beauty and scientific interest. You will be accompanied by your tutors.

For all students, some social programme activities will take place online and others will take place in person.

Two students play table tennis in the ELTC common room

Cancellations and changes to bookings can be made without penalty and full refunds will be given.

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