The English Language Centre (ELC) was established in 2002 and joined the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in 2015. ELC works with other departments to encourage and help students to improve their skills and confidence with general, academic, and professional English. The Centre provides a range of English language enhancement courses aimed at meeting the needs of students at the university.
The mission of the ELC is to empower students to succeed in University studies and in life by engaging them in English, academic, and global skills learning.
The ELC vision is to become a leading English centre in the region through its student-centred pedagogy, effective curriculum and assessment, innovative use of technology in teaching, collaboration and professional sharing within UM, Macao, and the world.