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Pre-Master's

Prepare for direct entry to a range of postgraduate degrees in Business related subjects at a range of NCUK universities.

Course features

  • A specialist pathway that offers active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Choose from a range of progression options, with guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Choose from our 6-month or 9-month programme depending on your English language level.
  • Adapt to studying in the UK with a strong focus on study skills and postgraduate research skills.
  • Receive additional English language tuition if you have a lower level of English.
  • Guidance with your university applications and the chance to meet university representatives at our Annual Placement Fair.
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A quality-assured university programme, validated by NCUK.
Develop both your academic knowledge and English language skills in just nine months.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

2 Terms: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

3 Terms: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 21 years and above
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree or an equivalent 3-year university diploma. Students with a 3-year diploma are offered a more limited range of progression opportunities for postgraduate study. Work experience in a related area can increase this range for diploma holders. Being academically pre-qualified for progression to your choice of university is essential. This programme cannot be used as an academic top-up.

Entry requirements additional information:

Please note: for visa purposes students requiring a Tier 4 visa must have IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Please note that in addition to UKVI IELTS, INTO is able to accept other English language qualifications. For more information on accepted qualifications please see: www.intostudy.com/selt-alternatives

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

Find out if you qualify for one of our pathway scholarships

All students are welcome to apply, no matter what your background or financial circumstance.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
24 September 2018 21 June 2019 3 Terms £15,075
7 January 2019 21 June 2019 2 Terms £10,395

Class information

Class hours:

22 hours per week maximum

Class size: 20
Class duration:

Typically held Monday to Friday between 08.00 - 19.00 excluding bank holidays. However, there may be instances where classes need to be held outside these times due to unforeseen circumstances.


Where will it take me?

Your university choices

The University of Manchester Marketing MSc

The University of Leeds [Business Psychology MSc](https://courses.leeds.ac.uk/26111/MSc_Business_Psychology_(Full-time "Business Psychology MSc")

University of Sheffield International Social Change and Policy MSc

Manchester Metropolitan University Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc

The University of Manchester International Fashion Retailing MSc

Manchester Metropolitan University International Business Management MSc


What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

Please note that the module descriptions shown are for the 2018/19 academic year.

How will I be assessed?

  • Assessment is both formal and informal, using NCUK's EAP (English for Academic Purposes) criteria.
  • Assessment of English language and communication skills will be based on written assignments, oral presentations, interview and written examinations.
  • Assessment of subject content will be based on written assignments, group project work, oral presentations and written examinations.
  • Assessment of the research dissertation will be based on the final written version of the project.
  • Progress is monitored by continuous assessment of course work and class tests.
  • The final grade is based on a mixture of course work and examinations.
  • Successful students will achieve a pass, credit or distinction for their dissertation or project proposal.
Develop both your academic knowledge and English language skills in just nine months.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

2 Terms: UKVI IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

3 Terms: UKVI IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 21 years and above
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree or an equivalent 3-year university diploma. Students with a 3-year diploma are offered a more limited range of progression opportunities for postgraduate study. Work experience in a related area can increase this range for diploma holders. Being academically pre-qualified for progression to your choice of university is essential. This programme cannot be used as an academic top-up.

Entry requirements additional information:

Please note: for visa purposes students requiring a Tier 4 visa must have IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Please note that in addition to UKVI IELTS, INTO is able to accept other English language qualifications. For more information on accepted qualifications please see: www.intostudy.com/selt-alternatives

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

Find out if you qualify for one of our pathway scholarships

All students are welcome to apply, no matter what your background or financial circumstance.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
23 September 2019 19 June 2020 3 Terms *
6 January 2020 19 June 2020 2 Terms *

*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.


Class information

Class hours:

22 hours per week maximum

Class size: 20
Class duration:

Typically held Monday to Friday between 08.00 - 19.00 excluding bank holidays. However, there may be instances where classes need to be held outside these times due to unforeseen circumstances.


Where will it take me?

Your university choices

The University of Manchester Marketing MSc

The University of Leeds [Business Psychology MSc](https://courses.leeds.ac.uk/26111/MSc_Business_Psychology_(Full-time "Business Psychology MSc")

University of Sheffield International Social Change and Policy MSc

Manchester Metropolitan University Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc

The University of Manchester International Fashion Retailing MSc

Manchester Metropolitan University International Business Management MSc


What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

Please note that the module descriptions shown are for the 2018/19 academic year.

How will I be assessed?

  • Assessment is both formal and informal, using NCUK's EAP (English for Academic Purposes) criteria.
  • Assessment of English language and communication skills will be based on written assignments, oral presentations, interview and written examinations.
  • Assessment of subject content will be based on written assignments, group project work, oral presentations and written examinations.
  • Assessment of the research dissertation will be based on the final written version of the project.
  • Progress is monitored by continuous assessment of course work and class tests.
  • The final grade is based on a mixture of course work and examinations.
  • Successful students will achieve a pass, credit or distinction for their dissertation or project proposal.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

2 Terms: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

3 Terms: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 21 years and above
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree or an equivalent 3-year university diploma. Students with a 3-year diploma are offered a more limited range of progression opportunities for postgraduate study. Work experience in a related area can increase this range for diploma holders. Being academically pre-qualified for progression to your choice of university is essential. This programme cannot be used as an academic top-up.

Entry requirements additional information:

Please note: for visa purposes students requiring a Tier 4 visa must have IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Please note that in addition to UKVI IELTS, INTO is able to accept other English language qualifications. For more information on accepted qualifications please see: www.intostudy.com/selt-alternatives

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

Find out if you qualify for one of our pathway scholarships

All students are welcome to apply, no matter what your background or financial circumstance.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
24 September 2018 21 June 2019 3 Terms £15,075
7 January 2019 21 June 2019 2 Terms £10,395

Class information

Class hours:

22 hours per week maximum

Class size: 20
Class duration:

Typically held Monday to Friday between 08.00 - 19.00 excluding bank holidays. However, there may be instances where classes need to be held outside these times due to unforeseen circumstances.

Where will it take me?

Your university choices

The University of Manchester Marketing MSc

The University of Leeds [Business Psychology MSc](https://courses.leeds.ac.uk/26111/MSc_Business_Psychology_(Full-time "Business Psychology MSc")

University of Sheffield International Social Change and Policy MSc

Manchester Metropolitan University Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc

The University of Manchester International Fashion Retailing MSc

Manchester Metropolitan University International Business Management MSc

What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

Please note that the module descriptions shown are for the 2018/19 academic year.

How will I be assessed?

  • Assessment is both formal and informal, using NCUK's EAP (English for Academic Purposes) criteria.
  • Assessment of English language and communication skills will be based on written assignments, oral presentations, interview and written examinations.
  • Assessment of subject content will be based on written assignments, group project work, oral presentations and written examinations.
  • Assessment of the research dissertation will be based on the final written version of the project.
  • Progress is monitored by continuous assessment of course work and class tests.
  • The final grade is based on a mixture of course work and examinations.
  • Successful students will achieve a pass, credit or distinction for their dissertation or project proposal.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

2 Terms: UKVI IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

3 Terms: UKVI IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 21 years and above
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree or an equivalent 3-year university diploma. Students with a 3-year diploma are offered a more limited range of progression opportunities for postgraduate study. Work experience in a related area can increase this range for diploma holders. Being academically pre-qualified for progression to your choice of university is essential. This programme cannot be used as an academic top-up.

Entry requirements additional information:

Please note: for visa purposes students requiring a Tier 4 visa must have IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Please note that in addition to UKVI IELTS, INTO is able to accept other English language qualifications. For more information on accepted qualifications please see: www.intostudy.com/selt-alternatives

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

Find out if you qualify for one of our pathway scholarships

All students are welcome to apply, no matter what your background or financial circumstance.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
23 September 2019 19 June 2020 3 Terms *
6 January 2020 19 June 2020 2 Terms *

*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.

Class information

Class hours:

22 hours per week maximum

Class size: 20
Class duration:

Typically held Monday to Friday between 08.00 - 19.00 excluding bank holidays. However, there may be instances where classes need to be held outside these times due to unforeseen circumstances.

Where will it take me?

Your university choices

The University of Manchester Marketing MSc

The University of Leeds [Business Psychology MSc](https://courses.leeds.ac.uk/26111/MSc_Business_Psychology_(Full-time "Business Psychology MSc")

University of Sheffield International Social Change and Policy MSc

Manchester Metropolitan University Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc

The University of Manchester International Fashion Retailing MSc

Manchester Metropolitan University International Business Management MSc

What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

Please note that the module descriptions shown are for the 2018/19 academic year.

How will I be assessed?

  • Assessment is both formal and informal, using NCUK's EAP (English for Academic Purposes) criteria.
  • Assessment of English language and communication skills will be based on written assignments, oral presentations, interview and written examinations.
  • Assessment of subject content will be based on written assignments, group project work, oral presentations and written examinations.
  • Assessment of the research dissertation will be based on the final written version of the project.
  • Progress is monitored by continuous assessment of course work and class tests.
  • The final grade is based on a mixture of course work and examinations.
  • Successful students will achieve a pass, credit or distinction for their dissertation or project proposal.
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