Skip main navigation

£199.99 £139.99 for one year of Unlimited learning. Offer ends on 28 February 2023 at 23:59 (UTC). T&Cs apply

Find out more


Meet the team who will be guiding you through this course and find out what you will be doing over the next 4 Weeks.
© British Council

We’re looking forward to working with you for the next four weeks. This course will help you prepare for your studies and get the most out of your time at university.

Meet the team

Brian Turner Brian is an English for Academic Purposes (EAP) Teacher and Lead Educator on this course.
Kitty Jones Kitty is Communications Manager at the British Council and a mentor on this course.
Ainur Bulasheva Ainur is a PhD student at the University of Reading and a mentor on this course
Natthamon Suwannaprom Natthamon is a PhD student at the University of Reading and a mentor on this course

Brian and the course mentor team will be answering your questions in the course discussion between 12 July – 8 August.

Click on the links to their profiles to follow them.

A note about the course

This course will be of interest to anyone who is thinking about study in the UK but it has been designed to help prepare those who already have a place at a UK university. With this in mind, there won’t be detailed information on applications, entry requirements or scholarships however you can find general information about this on the Study UK website.

Did you know?

You have free unlimited access to this course, for as long as it exists on FutureLearn.

You can also get a free digital Certificate when you complete 90% or more of this course. To log your progression through the course, click the pink ‘Mark as complete’ button in the bottom right-hand corner of each Step. You can monitor your percentage completion via the progress page. Once you’ve reached 90% and have received your Certificate, you may like to add your Certificate to your LinkedIn page.

In the next Step you’ll meet your guides for this course.

© British Council
This article is from the free online

Study UK: Prepare to Study and Live in the UK

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Our purpose is to transform access to education.

We offer a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.

We believe learning should be an enjoyable, social experience, so our courses offer the opportunity to discuss what you’re learning with others as you go, helping you make fresh discoveries and form new ideas.
You can unlock new opportunities with unlimited access to hundreds of online short courses for a year by subscribing to our Unlimited package. Build your knowledge with top universities and organisations.

Learn more about how FutureLearn is transforming access to education