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Group Programmes

South Eastern Regional College (SERC) is one of the largest public funded further and higher education Colleges in the United Kingdom with over 1,200 staff and 30,000 enrolments.

SERC International Study

International Summer School: English Plus

4 Week Programme

English Plus is a comprehensive programme of study and development for International students who wish to develop their English language skills and have the opportunity to gain a qualification in a key subject area choosing from Leadership and Management, Engineering, Travel and Tourism and Information Technology.

The programme consists of three parts which combine to develop English language skills for Academic Purposes, provides the opportunity to gain an internationally recognised qualification in a key subject area and offers a carefully designed social programme to ensure that opportunities to develop English skills in a social setting to maximise retention of language in context. All English Plus programmes are linked to an internationally recognised qualification in English IELTS and a related subject specialism qualification.

International Placements and Industry Research Projects

6 Week Programme

International placements enhance personal and academic development and add an international perspective to complement the student’s existing programme of study. SERC has links with over 5,500 national and international organisations throughout Northern Ireland with extended links in Ireland and the European Union. Prior to commencement of an international placement with one of our partner organisations, students will undertake a comprehensive programme of induction. This induction will incorporate Business Practices in Northern Ireland, the Competitive Environment, Employment Law, Health and Safety and Marketing Practices.

International Placement Programme

The International Placement Programme will allow students to develop a detailed understanding of working practices in an international setting within Northern Ireland. The six week programme will include aspects of hands on industrial experience, how the industry interacts in the local and national economy and Business English language development. The links and placements will allow detailed investigation of their chosen industry area in Northern Ireland.

International Industry Research Programme

The International Industry Research Programme will partner students with an organisation based in Northern Ireland. Students will focus specifically on an identified industry problem or challenge within their chosen area of specialism in an international business setting. Students will have the opportunity to gain hands on experience in a work environment putting theoretical ideas into practice. Students will work on potential solutions to the organisation’s needs. As a result of a detailed investigation, students will develop a business case to be presented to the organisation’s senior management team and SERC. The programme of development will be further enhanced through a detailed overview of the Northern Ireland market, technical support from industry experts based at SERC and further enhanced by direct input from the Northern Ireland government.

SERC Summer School
Summer English Courses

The International School of English combines academic excellence with great teachers.

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Group Programmes

Group Programmes are a great way of studing and learning more about the local culture.

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Working Abroad
Student Visa

The earliest you can apply for a visa is 3 months before you start your course.

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SERC Partnerships
Discover Northern Ireland

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Experience SERC

South East​ern Regional College (SERC) is one of the largest public funded further and higher education Colleges in the United Kingdom with over 1,200 staff and 30,000 enrolments.

The College offers a broad range of internationally recognised qualifications e.g. University Degree, Foundation Degrees, Higher National Diplomas (HND), Level 3, English Courses, Professional Qualifications and Vocational courses.

These courses offer progression routes to many degree programmes at UK universities or to employment.

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Please note all courses are subject to funding and demand.
While we promote a wide number of courses not all are guaranteed to run.
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