International Year One in Business

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in Business or Marketing and Management at Newcastle University London.

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.
  • Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to modules designed to equip you with the skills you need for university.
  • Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you.
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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 writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 17 years old on the published start date of the course.

Academic requirements:

88 UCAS points, 26 IB points; Satisfactory completion of a recognised Foundation programme, A levels or first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades. All applicants must be able to demonstrate numerical ability equivalent to a minimum of Grade B GCSE mathematics.

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

Are you top of your class? At Newcastle University London, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to 100% off your tuition fees.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
23 September 2019 12 June 2020 3 Terms
View Term dates
£15,895
6 January 2020 4 September 2020 3 Terms
View Term dates
£15,895

Class information

Class hours:

21 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
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?

Featured progression degree
INTO International student in the City of London

This career-focused degree is designed to help you succeed in your career as a manager or marketing professional in an international environment.

You will look at the specific challenges of business and marketing management in a international context such as: global marketing, consumer behaviour and growth in a globalised economy.

Want to get real experience and network? You can also opt to spend a year in industry. With links to global companies like HSBC, Jack Wills and Arcadia Group and a campus in the heart of London, you will be perfectly placed at Newcastle University London.


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?

Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress onto undergraduate business degree programmes at Newcastle University must maintain high standards throughout the Year One programme.

While your grades in the Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen business degree programme at the University.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers, enabling you to build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree.

You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework including:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving exercises.
  • Specific grade requirements will apply to individual degree courses.
Study one (or more) term(s) 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 5.5 (with a minimum 5.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 17 years old on the published start date of the course.

Academic requirements:

88 UCAS points, 26 IB points; Satisfactory completion of a recognised Foundation programme, A levels or first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades. All applicants must be able to demonstrate numerical ability equivalent to a minimum of Grade B GCSE mathematics.

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

Are you top of your class? At Newcastle University London, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to 100% off your tuition fees.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
3 October 2019 4 September 2020 4 Terms
View Term dates
£20,325
2 July 2020 18 June 2021 4 Terms
View Term dates
*

*Please note the dates and prices for this programme option are not yet confirmed.

We will confirm all dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 on or before 20 January 2020, with the prices being subject to a maximum increase of up to 5% on the prices for the current academic year.  If you submit an application prior to this date and are eligible to be issued with an offer of a place it will contain pricing for the current academic year. If you accept an offer and confirm your place before 20 January 2020 you will be charged the current price. If you accept an offer and confirm your place on or after 20 January 2020 the increased prices will apply and we will issue you with a new offer showing the new prices payable by you.


Class information

Class hours:

21 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
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?

Featured progression degree
INTO International student in the City of London

This career-focused degree is designed to help you succeed in your career as a manager or marketing professional in an international environment.

You will look at the specific challenges of business and marketing management in a international context such as: global marketing, consumer behaviour and growth in a globalised economy.

Want to get real experience and network? You can also opt to spend a year in industry. With links to global companies like HSBC, Jack Wills and Arcadia Group and a campus in the heart of London, you will be perfectly placed at Newcastle University London.


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?

Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress onto undergraduate business degree programmes at Newcastle University must maintain high standards throughout the Year One programme.

While your grades in the Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen business degree programme at the University.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers, enabling you to build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree.

You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework including:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving exercises.
  • Specific grade requirements will apply to individual degree courses.
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
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 writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 17 years old on the published start date of the course.

Academic requirements:

88 UCAS points, 26 IB points; Satisfactory completion of a recognised Foundation programme, A levels or first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades.All applicants must be able to demonstrate numerical ability equivalent to a minimum of Grade B GCSE mathematics.

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

Are you top of your class? At Newcastle University London, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to 100% off your tuition fees.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
21 September 2020 11 June 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
*
4 January 2021 3 September 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
*

*Please note the dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 are not yet confirmed.

We will confirm all dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 on or before 20 January 2020, with the prices being subject to a maximum increase of up to 5% on the prices for the current academic year.  If you submit an application prior to this date and are eligible to be issued with an offer of a place it will contain pricing for the current academic year. If you accept an offer and confirm your place before 20 January 2020 you will be charged the current price. If you accept an offer and confirm your place on or after 20 January 2020 the increased prices will apply and we will issue you with a new offer showing the new prices payable by you.


Class information

Class hours:

21 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
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?

Featured progression degree
INTO International student in the City of London

This career-focused degree is designed to help you succeed in your career as a manager or marketing professional in an international environment.

You will look at the specific challenges of business and marketing management in a international context such as: global marketing, consumer behaviour and growth in a globalised economy.

Want to get real experience and network? You can also opt to spend a year in industry. With links to global companies like HSBC, Jack Wills and Arcadia Group and a campus in the heart of London, you will be perfectly placed at Newcastle University London.


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?

Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress onto undergraduate business degree programmes at Newcastle University must maintain high standards throughout the Year One programme.

While your grades in the Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen business degree programme at the University.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers, enabling you to build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree.

You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework including:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving exercises.
  • Specific grade requirements will apply to individual degree courses.
Study one (or more) term(s) 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 5.5 (with a minimum 5.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 17 years old on the published start date of the course.

Academic requirements:

88 UCAS points, 26 IB points; Satisfactory completion of a recognised Foundation programme, A levels or first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades.All applicants must be able to demonstrate numerical ability equivalent to a minimum of Grade B GCSE mathematics.

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

Are you top of your class? At Newcastle University London, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to 100% off your tuition fees.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
21 September 2020 3 September 2021 4 Terms
View Term dates
*

*Please note the dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 are not yet confirmed.

We will confirm all dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 on or before 20 January 2020, with the prices being subject to a maximum increase of up to 5% on the prices for the current academic year.  If you submit an application prior to this date and are eligible to be issued with an offer of a place it will contain pricing for the current academic year. If you accept an offer and confirm your place before 20 January 2020 you will be charged the current price. If you accept an offer and confirm your place on or after 20 January 2020 the increased prices will apply and we will issue you with a new offer showing the new prices payable by you.


Class information

Class hours:

21 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
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?

Featured progression degree
INTO International student in the City of London

This career-focused degree is designed to help you succeed in your career as a manager or marketing professional in an international environment.

You will look at the specific challenges of business and marketing management in a international context such as: global marketing, consumer behaviour and growth in a globalised economy.

Want to get real experience and network? You can also opt to spend a year in industry. With links to global companies like HSBC, Jack Wills and Arcadia Group and a campus in the heart of London, you will be perfectly placed at Newcastle University London.


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?

Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress onto undergraduate business degree programmes at Newcastle University must maintain high standards throughout the Year One programme.

While your grades in the Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen business degree programme at the University.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers, enabling you to build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree.

You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework including:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving exercises.
  • Specific grade requirements will apply to individual degree courses.
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

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

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 17 years old on the published start date of the course.

Academic requirements:

88 UCAS points, 26 IB points; Satisfactory completion of a recognised Foundation programme, A levels or first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades. All applicants must be able to demonstrate numerical ability equivalent to a minimum of Grade B GCSE mathematics.

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

Are you top of your class? At Newcastle University London, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to 100% off your tuition fees.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
23 September 2019 12 June 2020 3 Terms
View Term dates
£15,895
6 January 2020 4 September 2020 3 Terms
View Term dates
£15,895

Class information

Class hours:

21 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
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?

Featured progression degree
INTO International student in the City of London

This career-focused degree is designed to help you succeed in your career as a manager or marketing professional in an international environment.

You will look at the specific challenges of business and marketing management in a international context such as: global marketing, consumer behaviour and growth in a globalised economy.

Want to get real experience and network? You can also opt to spend a year in industry. With links to global companies like HSBC, Jack Wills and Arcadia Group and a campus in the heart of London, you will be perfectly placed at Newcastle University London.

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?

Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress onto undergraduate business degree programmes at Newcastle University must maintain high standards throughout the Year One programme.

While your grades in the Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen business degree programme at the University.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers, enabling you to build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree.

You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework including:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving exercises.
  • Specific grade requirements will apply to individual degree courses.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum 5.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 17 years old on the published start date of the course.

Academic requirements:

88 UCAS points, 26 IB points; Satisfactory completion of a recognised Foundation programme, A levels or first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades. All applicants must be able to demonstrate numerical ability equivalent to a minimum of Grade B GCSE mathematics.

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

Are you top of your class? At Newcastle University London, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to 100% off your tuition fees.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
3 October 2019 4 September 2020 4 Terms
View Term dates
£20,325
2 July 2020 18 June 2021 4 Terms
View Term dates
*

*Please note the dates and prices for this programme option are not yet confirmed.

We will confirm all dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 on or before 20 January 2020, with the prices being subject to a maximum increase of up to 5% on the prices for the current academic year.  If you submit an application prior to this date and are eligible to be issued with an offer of a place it will contain pricing for the current academic year. If you accept an offer and confirm your place before 20 January 2020 you will be charged the current price. If you accept an offer and confirm your place on or after 20 January 2020 the increased prices will apply and we will issue you with a new offer showing the new prices payable by you.

Class information

Class hours:

21 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
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?

Featured progression degree
INTO International student in the City of London

This career-focused degree is designed to help you succeed in your career as a manager or marketing professional in an international environment.

You will look at the specific challenges of business and marketing management in a international context such as: global marketing, consumer behaviour and growth in a globalised economy.

Want to get real experience and network? You can also opt to spend a year in industry. With links to global companies like HSBC, Jack Wills and Arcadia Group and a campus in the heart of London, you will be perfectly placed at Newcastle University London.

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?

Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress onto undergraduate business degree programmes at Newcastle University must maintain high standards throughout the Year One programme.

While your grades in the Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen business degree programme at the University.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers, enabling you to build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree.

You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework including:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving exercises.
  • Specific grade requirements will apply to individual degree courses.
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

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

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 17 years old on the published start date of the course.

Academic requirements:

88 UCAS points, 26 IB points; Satisfactory completion of a recognised Foundation programme, A levels or first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades.All applicants must be able to demonstrate numerical ability equivalent to a minimum of Grade B GCSE mathematics.

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

Are you top of your class? At Newcastle University London, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to 100% off your tuition fees.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
21 September 2020 11 June 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
*
4 January 2021 3 September 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
*

*Please note the dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 are not yet confirmed.

We will confirm all dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 on or before 20 January 2020, with the prices being subject to a maximum increase of up to 5% on the prices for the current academic year.  If you submit an application prior to this date and are eligible to be issued with an offer of a place it will contain pricing for the current academic year. If you accept an offer and confirm your place before 20 January 2020 you will be charged the current price. If you accept an offer and confirm your place on or after 20 January 2020 the increased prices will apply and we will issue you with a new offer showing the new prices payable by you.

Class information

Class hours:

21 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
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?

Featured progression degree
INTO International student in the City of London

This career-focused degree is designed to help you succeed in your career as a manager or marketing professional in an international environment.

You will look at the specific challenges of business and marketing management in a international context such as: global marketing, consumer behaviour and growth in a globalised economy.

Want to get real experience and network? You can also opt to spend a year in industry. With links to global companies like HSBC, Jack Wills and Arcadia Group and a campus in the heart of London, you will be perfectly placed at Newcastle University London.

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?

Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress onto undergraduate business degree programmes at Newcastle University must maintain high standards throughout the Year One programme.

While your grades in the Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen business degree programme at the University.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers, enabling you to build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree.

You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework including:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving exercises.
  • Specific grade requirements will apply to individual degree courses.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum 5.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year. For all other start dates, students must be 17 years old on the published start date of the course.

Academic requirements:

88 UCAS points, 26 IB points; Satisfactory completion of a recognised Foundation programme, A levels or first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades.All applicants must be able to demonstrate numerical ability equivalent to a minimum of Grade B GCSE mathematics.

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

Are you top of your class? At Newcastle University London, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to 100% off your tuition fees.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
21 September 2020 3 September 2021 4 Terms
View Term dates
*

*Please note the dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 are not yet confirmed.

We will confirm all dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 on or before 20 January 2020, with the prices being subject to a maximum increase of up to 5% on the prices for the current academic year.  If you submit an application prior to this date and are eligible to be issued with an offer of a place it will contain pricing for the current academic year. If you accept an offer and confirm your place before 20 January 2020 you will be charged the current price. If you accept an offer and confirm your place on or after 20 January 2020 the increased prices will apply and we will issue you with a new offer showing the new prices payable by you.

Class information

Class hours:

21 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
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?

Featured progression degree
INTO International student in the City of London

This career-focused degree is designed to help you succeed in your career as a manager or marketing professional in an international environment.

You will look at the specific challenges of business and marketing management in a international context such as: global marketing, consumer behaviour and growth in a globalised economy.

Want to get real experience and network? You can also opt to spend a year in industry. With links to global companies like HSBC, Jack Wills and Arcadia Group and a campus in the heart of London, you will be perfectly placed at Newcastle University London.

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?

Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress onto undergraduate business degree programmes at Newcastle University must maintain high standards throughout the Year One programme.

While your grades in the Year One programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen business degree programme at the University.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers, enabling you to build on your successes and meet the requirements for entry to the second year of a degree.

You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework including:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving exercises.
  • Specific grade requirements will apply to individual degree courses.
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