Top-up Degree BA (Hons) Level 6 in International Business

Top-up existing study with English language support and academic study to gain a degree in International Business after nine months of study at the University of Gloucestershire.

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Develop both your academic knowledge and English language skills in just nine months.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Academic requirements:

Applicants should meet one of the following entry requirements in a business-related subject: 3-year Diploma: Pass (from a recognised institution) or HND (SQA and Edexcel): Pass or Year 3 (of 4) of a degree: Pass.

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

Find out if you qualify for one of our pathway scholarships.

When you continue to your degree at the University of Gloucestershire you may also qualify for a progression scholarship worth up to £2,000.

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


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
16 September 2019 5 June 2020 3 Terms
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*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:

18 hours per week minimum

Class size: 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 6 hours (term 1 and term 2 only)
  • Subject module classes per week: 12 hours
  • Average total per week: 18 hours

Morning and afternoon classes are held Monday to Friday between 09.00 - 19.15 excluding bank holidays.


What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

Please note that the module descriptions shown are for the 2019/20 academic year.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed through a combination of examinations and coursework, which may include written assignments, practical exercises, group and individual research projects, presentations and problem-solving exercises.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Academic requirements:

Applicants should meet one of the following entry requirements in a business-related subject: 3-year Diploma: Pass (from a recognised institution) or HND (SQA and Edexcel): Pass or Year 3 (of 4) of a degree: Pass.

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

Find out if you qualify for one of our pathway scholarships.

When you continue to your degree at the University of Gloucestershire you may also qualify for a progression scholarship worth up to £2,000.

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

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
16 September 2019 5 June 2020 3 Terms
View Term dates
*

*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:

18 hours per week minimum

Class size: 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 6 hours (term 1 and term 2 only)
  • Subject module classes per week: 12 hours
  • Average total per week: 18 hours

Morning and afternoon classes are held Monday to Friday between 09.00 - 19.15 excluding bank holidays.

What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

Please note that the module descriptions shown are for the 2019/20 academic year.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed through a combination of examinations and coursework, which may include written assignments, practical exercises, group and individual research projects, presentations and problem-solving exercises.

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