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International Year One in International Business, Accounting and Finance

Progress to Year 2 of a wide range of undergraduate degrees. Choose a specialist pathway post-arrival, after a common first semester, with 10 Universities to choose from.

Course features

  • Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway.
  • Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Benefit from smaller class sizes than at university, meaning you'll have more time with your teachers.
  • Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to university-style inspired lessons.
  • Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you.
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A quality-assured university programme, validated by NCUK.

Key facts

Course length: 3 - 4 Terms (7 - 12 months)
Start dates: January, June, September
Fees: From £15,075
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of A-levels, a recognised Foundation, first year of an overseas university degree or equivalent with good grades.

English language requirements: From: IELTS 5 - 5.5 or equivalent
Award:

Certificate of Higher Education (FHEQ Level 4) from NCUK.

Course options:
  • Standard (3 terms, our popular 9 month programme.)
  • Extended (4 terms, contains an additional term of English language.)
A quality-assured university programme, validated by NCUK.

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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 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in writing or reading) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 18 years and above
All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 18 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 18 years old by 31 December of the preceding calendar year.
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of A-levels, a recognised Foundation, first year of an overseas university degree or equivalent with good grades. Applicants must have a minimum of GCSE grade 4/C in Mathematics or equivalent.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English course
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 14 June 2019 3 Terms £15,075
7 January 2019 30 August 2019 3 Terms £15,075

Where will it take me?

Your university choices

|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|---------------------------|-----------------|--| | Manchester Metropolitan University | BA (Hons) International Business Management | Ryan Ho Wie Yi | Malaysia | | | The University of Manchester | BSc (Hons)Business Management | Samal Kumarova | Kazakhstan | | | The University of Manchester | BSc (Hons) Managament | Bryan Benny | Malaysia | | | University of Leeds | BSc (Hons) Economics and Finance | Ryan Hock Chee | Singapore | | | University of Leeds | BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance | Oanh Nguyen | Vietnam | | | University of Sheffield | BA (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management | Kelvin Chiu | Hong Kong | | | University of Sheffield | BA (Hons) Business Management | Kamshat Kassymova | Kazakhstan | | | University of Sheffield | BSc (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management | Muhammad Mured Soomro | Pakistan | |


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?

Progress is monitored by continuous assessment of coursework and by the use of class tests.

The final grade for each unit is based on a mixture of coursework and end-of-module examinations. Successful students will achieve grades distinction, merit, credit or pass for each of the modules.

Basic information will be delivered in lectures, and an understanding of the subject and the ability to utilise the information supported by tutorial work and by extensive e-learning provision.

Assessment will be by:

  • coursework - prepared assignments, module tests etc
  • end-of-course module examinations

Academic guidance

You will receive support from your tutor on personal and academic issues, including advice on your studies and career plans. We also have a Placement Co-ordinator who will help with your application to the chosen university and arrange visits to help you learn more about your chosen degree.

Students should be aware that:

  • the International Year One does not replace the International Foundation programme. Students require a Foundation programme, A-levels, or a similar level qualification for entry to the International Year One programme
  • students' previous educational performance will be considered in their university admission, in particular to selective universities and/or degree programme
  • students are not guaranteed a place at any particular NCUK university
Study one term of English before continuing on to your academic pathway programme. Perfect if you need to improve your English level by 0.5 IELTS point.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 18 years and above
All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 18 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 18 years old by 31 December of the preceding calendar year.
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of A-levels, a recognised Foundation, first year of an overseas university degree or equivalent with good grades. Applicants must have a minimum of GCSE grade 4/C in Mathematics or equivalent.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English course
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
25 June 2018 14 June 2019 4 Terms £19,525
24 September 2018 30 August 2019 4 Terms £19,505

Where will it take me?

Your university choices

|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|---------------------------|-----------------|--| | Manchester Metropolitan University | BA (Hons) International Business Management | Ryan Ho Wie Yi | Malaysia | | | The University of Manchester | BSc (Hons)Business Management | Samal Kumarova | Kazakhstan | | | The University of Manchester | BSc (Hons) Managament | Bryan Benny | Malaysia | | | University of Leeds | BSc (Hons) Economics and Finance | Ryan Hock Chee | Singapore | | | University of Leeds | BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance | Oanh Nguyen | Vietnam | | | University of Sheffield | BA (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management | Kelvin Chiu | Hong Kong | | | University of Sheffield | BA (Hons) Business Management | Kamshat Kassymova | Kazakhstan | | | University of Sheffield | BSc (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management | Muhammad Mured Soomro | Pakistan | |


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?

Progress is monitored by continuous assessment of coursework and by the use of class tests.

The final grade for each unit is based on a mixture of coursework and end-of-module examinations. Successful students will achieve grades distinction, merit, credit or pass for each of the modules.

Basic information will be delivered in lectures, and an understanding of the subject and the ability to utilise the information supported by tutorial work and by extensive e-learning provision.

Assessment will be by:

  • coursework - prepared assignments, module tests etc
  • end-of-course module examinations

Academic guidance

You will receive support from your tutor on personal and academic issues, including advice on your studies and career plans. We also have a Placement Co-ordinator who will help with your application to the chosen university and arrange visits to help you learn more about your chosen degree.

Students should be aware that:

  • the International Year One does not replace the International Foundation programme. Students require a Foundation programme, A-levels, or a similar level qualification for entry to the International Year One programme
  • students' previous educational performance will be considered in their university admission, in particular to selective universities and/or degree programme
  • students are not guaranteed a place at any particular NCUK university

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in writing or reading) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 18 years and above
All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 18 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 18 years old by 31 December of the preceding calendar year.
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of A-levels, a recognised Foundation, first year of an overseas university degree or equivalent with good grades. Applicants must have a minimum of GCSE grade 4/C in Mathematics or equivalent.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English course
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 14 June 2019 3 Terms £15,075
7 January 2019 30 August 2019 3 Terms £15,075

Where will it take me?

Your university choices

|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|---------------------------|-----------------|--| | Manchester Metropolitan University | BA (Hons) International Business Management | Ryan Ho Wie Yi | Malaysia | | | The University of Manchester | BSc (Hons)Business Management | Samal Kumarova | Kazakhstan | | | The University of Manchester | BSc (Hons) Managament | Bryan Benny | Malaysia | | | University of Leeds | BSc (Hons) Economics and Finance | Ryan Hock Chee | Singapore | | | University of Leeds | BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance | Oanh Nguyen | Vietnam | | | University of Sheffield | BA (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management | Kelvin Chiu | Hong Kong | | | University of Sheffield | BA (Hons) Business Management | Kamshat Kassymova | Kazakhstan | | | University of Sheffield | BSc (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management | Muhammad Mured Soomro | Pakistan | |

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?

Progress is monitored by continuous assessment of coursework and by the use of class tests.

The final grade for each unit is based on a mixture of coursework and end-of-module examinations. Successful students will achieve grades distinction, merit, credit or pass for each of the modules.

Basic information will be delivered in lectures, and an understanding of the subject and the ability to utilise the information supported by tutorial work and by extensive e-learning provision.

Assessment will be by:

  • coursework - prepared assignments, module tests etc
  • end-of-course module examinations

Academic guidance

You will receive support from your tutor on personal and academic issues, including advice on your studies and career plans. We also have a Placement Co-ordinator who will help with your application to the chosen university and arrange visits to help you learn more about your chosen degree.

Students should be aware that:

  • the International Year One does not replace the International Foundation programme. Students require a Foundation programme, A-levels, or a similar level qualification for entry to the International Year One programme
  • students' previous educational performance will be considered in their university admission, in particular to selective universities and/or degree programme
  • students are not guaranteed a place at any particular NCUK university

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 18 years and above
All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 18 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 18 years old by 31 December of the preceding calendar year.
Academic requirements:

Successful completion of A-levels, a recognised Foundation, first year of an overseas university degree or equivalent with good grades. Applicants must have a minimum of GCSE grade 4/C in Mathematics or equivalent.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English course
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 30 August 2019 4 Terms £19,505
25 June 2018 14 June 2019 4 Terms £19,525

Where will it take me?

Your university choices

|------------------------------------|-----------------------------------------------------|---------------------------|-----------------|--| | Manchester Metropolitan University | BA (Hons) International Business Management | Ryan Ho Wie Yi | Malaysia | | | The University of Manchester | BSc (Hons)Business Management | Samal Kumarova | Kazakhstan | | | The University of Manchester | BSc (Hons) Managament | Bryan Benny | Malaysia | | | University of Leeds | BSc (Hons) Economics and Finance | Ryan Hock Chee | Singapore | | | University of Leeds | BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance | Oanh Nguyen | Vietnam | | | University of Sheffield | BA (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management | Kelvin Chiu | Hong Kong | | | University of Sheffield | BA (Hons) Business Management | Kamshat Kassymova | Kazakhstan | | | University of Sheffield | BSc (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management | Muhammad Mured Soomro | Pakistan | |

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?

Progress is monitored by continuous assessment of coursework and by the use of class tests.

The final grade for each unit is based on a mixture of coursework and end-of-module examinations. Successful students will achieve grades distinction, merit, credit or pass for each of the modules.

Basic information will be delivered in lectures, and an understanding of the subject and the ability to utilise the information supported by tutorial work and by extensive e-learning provision.

Assessment will be by:

  • coursework - prepared assignments, module tests etc
  • end-of-course module examinations

Academic guidance

You will receive support from your tutor on personal and academic issues, including advice on your studies and career plans. We also have a Placement Co-ordinator who will help with your application to the chosen university and arrange visits to help you learn more about your chosen degree.

Students should be aware that:

  • the International Year One does not replace the International Foundation programme. Students require a Foundation programme, A-levels, or a similar level qualification for entry to the International Year One programme
  • students' previous educational performance will be considered in their university admission, in particular to selective universities and/or degree programme
  • students are not guaranteed a place at any particular NCUK university
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