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Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Latest Advice

All face-to-face teaching is temporarily suspended at the University of Sheffield due to current measures to manage the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

As a result of the Coronavirus outbreak we will teach our Summer 2020 Pre-sessional English courses online. For more information please visit www.sheffield.ac.uk/eltc/presessional

For the latest University updates related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, please visit www.sheffield.ac.uk/coronavirus


Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak the reception desk in our building has been closed. Throughout this period we are operating an online reception desk where you can chat with a member of ELTC staff online during our usual opening hours.

The English Language Teaching Centre (ELTC) offers a wide range of English language courses and services for University students and departments, as well as the public.

Whether you are interested in studying at the University, are a student already or are simply looking to improve your English, please use the links on the left and below to discover more.

The ELTC is housed in a purpose-built facility which includes modern classrooms and well-equipped computer suites, as well as advanced audio-visual equipment and learning resources.

Our staff have experience of teaching international students in a wide range of locations and situations, both in the UK and overseas.

We hope you will find the information you need on these pages. If not, please feel free to contact us.

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