UCL Centre for Languages & International Education (CLIE)


SIMFL courses: applying

Places are subject to availability and are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. 

How to apply

Registration for July 2023 is closed.

Complete and submit the online SIMFL application form, then pay the fees on the UCL online store. 

A place on the course will only be confirmed upon receipt of full payment.


£445 for UCL students

£545 for UCL alumni and UCL staff 

£755 for external applicants (all participants not at UCL)

How to pay

Online by credit/debit card

Payment should be made on the UCL online store after completing and submitting the online SIMFL application form.

If you experience any issues please email clie-simfl@ucl.ac.uk.

Payment by UCL department

If a UCL department is funding the course please forward confirmation of funding to clie-simfl@ucl.ac.uk before applying. This must be a letter/email from or correspondence with the authorising person confirming the department responsible, and it must include the department financial code and details of a contact person in the department. The funding will be taken electronically via an IDT before the course starts.

Payment by invoice/employer sponsorship 

If your employer is funding the course please email clie-simfl@ucl.ac.uk before applying.

Cancellations/refund policy

  • Cancellations before 05 June 2023 are eligible for a full refund.
  • Cancellations from 05 June 2023 and before 19 June 2023 are eligible for a refund of 50% of the fee paid.
  • From 19 June 2023 no refunds will be possible. 
  • In the event that a course does not run then a full refund will be given.
  • Cancellations must be notified in writing by email to clie-simfl@ucl.ac.uk
  • The UCL CLIE cannot accept responsibility for unforeseen changes in a participant's circumstances that may prevent attendance, except for serious illness that is supported by a doctor's note.
  • The UCL CLIE reserves the right to cancel a course, or replace a tutor if unavoidable.