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International students: Studying in the UK

A guide to help you make the most of your time at DMU

Prepare for success

Prepare for Success is a website for international students. It contains activity-based learning resources to help you find out about different aspects of academic life in the UK and the skills needed for effective study.

A beginners’ guide to writing in English for university study

Learn how to write using academic English  with 'A beginners’ guide to writing in English for university study' which is a free online course from the University of Reading. 

Am I ready to study in English?

                               

This OpenLearn unit 'Am I ready to study in English?' includes self assessment exercises and provides an opportunity for you to reflect on your English language skills. 

Writing resources

Help with study at DMU

The Centre for Learning and Study Support (CLaSS) and the Maths Learning Centre are both based in the Kimberlin Library. 

CLaSS offers  workshops and one to one tutorials on all aspects of study and writing support whilst the Maths Learning Centre offers drop-ins session to help you with maths and statistics.

See details about the workshops, tutorials and drop-ins in the boxes on the right and below.

About CLaSS Workshops

These workshops offer guidance and practical ideas to help you produce successful assignments and to make the most of your learning experience at University.

Click here to view our calendar of upcoming workshops

The Maths Learning Centre

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If you would like some extra help with studying any kind of maths or statistics come to the Maths Learning Centre, Kimberlin Library in room 2.10