English Language Centre




Today, English is the official language of communications in most countries and is the language of science. As English becomes the chief means of communication between nations, it is crucial to ensure that students grasp the language well. Learning English opens up opportunities worldwide, and many big countries such as Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Africa, Germany and other big countries use English as either their official language or secondary language.

At Saito, we understand the importance of English. We provide intensive English lessons to students who want to improve their proficiency in English. A sound grasp of the language will help students achieve better understanding in the knowledge for their courses and help them strive for success in their studies.




(JPT/BPP (K) 1000-600/B266 Jld 3(13)

The Intensive Foundation in English Programme is a full-time English programme with a strong focus on academic skills for international students who wish to undertake their tertiary education in an English-speaking environment. Students who are interested in improving their English and academic abilities will also benefit from this course. 



  • Level 1 - 10 weeks
  • Level 2 - 10 weeks

Mode of Instructions(Level 1 & 2)

  • Level 1 - 10 weeks
  • Level 2 - 10 weeks

Course Benefitsenglish2

  • Gain the academic language skills and confidence necessary to succeed in an English-speaking college or university. 
  • Learn “how to learn” - Note Taking, Time Management, Stress Management, Memory Boosting through Neuro-Linguistic Programming. 
  • Learn how to communicate effectively in English, be it writing, listening, reading or speaking. 
  • Develop overall competence in the language. 
  • Learn academic study skills. 

Course Modules

  • Academic English Writing
  • Academic English Reading
  • Academic English Speaking
  • Academic English Listening
  • Saito Study Skill Module


  • Oral Presentation
  • Listening Comprehension test
  • Comprehensive reading and writing test
  • Study Skill Portfolio Assessment


This programme will prepare you for the IELTS or ESOL examination required for entry into universities in the UK, US, Australia, New Zealand and Canada.