International Diploma in Business and Management

Prepare for direct entry to Year 3 of an undergraduate degree in Business Management or International Business at GCU.

Join us on campus or start online and join us as soon as you can

This September, our flexible study options will keep you on track for university success – whether you start on campus or online at home.

Course features

  • A specialist programme helping you to develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree.
  • Our class sizes are smaller than you’ll typically experience at university – so you'll have more time with your teachers.
  • You will have university-style lessons for subject-based modules, to help you adapt to the studying in the UK.
  • 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 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in writing) or equivalent. • …For info on alternative accepted tests if starting online, please see: https://www.intostudy.com/ielts-alternatives

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. For the June intake, students must be 16 years old before registering with the Centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 01 September of the preceding calendar year.

Academic requirements:

A recognised International Foundation, the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree programme or A-level equivalent in a suitable range of subjects.

Entry requirements additional information:

The Centre can only accept a UKVI approved IELTS test for standard or extended courses. Read more about UKVI IELTS or contact us for more details.

For integrated programmes, 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

At INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
29 September 2020 18 June 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
£13,995
11 January 2021 20 August 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
£13,995

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 9 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 10-15 hours
  • Average total per week: 21-25 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 9.00am-5.00pm, excluding bank holidays.


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Featured progression degree
International students with a teacher and a business PowerPoint in background

GCU is one of just 77 institutions across 36 countries to achieve European Foundation for Management Development Programme Accreditation Scheme (EPAS) accreditation.

A four-star award by QS Stars Business Schools (2016) means that your learning will be of practical relevance for today’s global environment.

You’re also free to choose an area of specialism, with human resource management, finance or marketing taken as a single option or providing a named joint degree award upon graduation.

Teaching will engage you with real world scenarios through live industry projects, and case studies and investigations, and guest speakers will give you up-to-date employer and industry perspectives.


What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via a combination of:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • presentations
  • problem solving exercises
Photo of international student Nur at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University
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:

4 Terms: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in writing) or equivalent. • …For info on alternative accepted tests if starting online, please see: https://www.intostudy.com/ielts-alternatives

5 Terms: IELTS 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. For the June intake, students must be 16 years old before registering with the Centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 01 September of the preceding calendar year.

Academic requirements:

A recognised International Foundation, the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree programme or A-level equivalent in a suitable range of subjects.

Entry requirements additional information:

The Centre can only accept a UKVI approved IELTS test for standard or extended courses. Read more about UKVI IELTS or contact us for more details.

For integrated programmes, 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

At INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 9 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 10-15 hours
  • Average total per week: 21-25 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 9.00am-5.00pm, excluding bank holidays.


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Featured progression degree
International students with a teacher and a business PowerPoint in background

GCU is one of just 77 institutions across 36 countries to achieve European Foundation for Management Development Programme Accreditation Scheme (EPAS) accreditation.

A four-star award by QS Stars Business Schools (2016) means that your learning will be of practical relevance for today’s global environment.

You’re also free to choose an area of specialism, with human resource management, finance or marketing taken as a single option or providing a named joint degree award upon graduation.

Teaching will engage you with real world scenarios through live industry projects, and case studies and investigations, and guest speakers will give you up-to-date employer and industry perspectives.


What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via a combination of:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • presentations
  • problem solving exercises
Photo of international student Nur at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University
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 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. For the June intake, students must be 16 years old before registering with the Centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 01 September of the preceding calendar year.

Academic requirements:

A recognised International Foundation, the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree programme or A-level equivalent in a suitable range of subjects.

Entry requirements additional information:

The Centre can only accept a UKVI approved IELTS test for standard or extended courses. Read more about UKVI IELTS or contact us for more details.

For integrated programmes, 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

At INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
28 September 2021 10 June 2022 3 Terms
View Term dates
*
10 January 2022 26 August 2022 3 Terms
View Term dates
*

*All students who confirm their offer on or before 31 January 2021 will pay the 2019/2020 price as per their existing offer letter. After 31 January 2021, where tuition fees have increased, all current offers will be reissued and students will receive a new offer with the new 2020/2021 pricing.


Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 9 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 10-15 hours
  • Average total per week: 21-25 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 9.00am-5.00pm, excluding bank holidays.


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Featured progression degree
International students with a teacher and a business PowerPoint in background

GCU is one of just 77 institutions across 36 countries to achieve European Foundation for Management Development Programme Accreditation Scheme (EPAS) accreditation.

A four-star award by QS Stars Business Schools (2016) means that your learning will be of practical relevance for today’s global environment.

You’re also free to choose an area of specialism, with human resource management, finance or marketing taken as a single option or providing a named joint degree award upon graduation.

Teaching will engage you with real world scenarios through live industry projects, and case studies and investigations, and guest speakers will give you up-to-date employer and industry perspectives.


What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via a combination of:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • presentations
  • problem solving exercises
Photo of international student Nur at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University
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:

4 Terms: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in writing) or equivalent.

5 Terms: IELTS 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. For the June intake, students must be 16 years old before registering with the Centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 01 September of the preceding calendar year.

Academic requirements:

A recognised International Foundation, the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree programme or A-level equivalent in a suitable range of subjects.

Entry requirements additional information:

The Centre can only accept a UKVI approved IELTS test for standard or extended courses. Read more about UKVI IELTS or contact us for more details.

For integrated programmes, 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

At INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 9 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 10-15 hours
  • Average total per week: 21-25 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 9.00am-5.00pm, excluding bank holidays.


Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Featured progression degree
International students with a teacher and a business PowerPoint in background

GCU is one of just 77 institutions across 36 countries to achieve European Foundation for Management Development Programme Accreditation Scheme (EPAS) accreditation.

A four-star award by QS Stars Business Schools (2016) means that your learning will be of practical relevance for today’s global environment.

You’re also free to choose an area of specialism, with human resource management, finance or marketing taken as a single option or providing a named joint degree award upon graduation.

Teaching will engage you with real world scenarios through live industry projects, and case studies and investigations, and guest speakers will give you up-to-date employer and industry perspectives.


What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via a combination of:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • presentations
  • problem solving exercises
Photo of international student Nur at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in writing) or equivalent. • …For info on alternative accepted tests if starting online, please see: https://www.intostudy.com/ielts-alternatives

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. For the June intake, students must be 16 years old before registering with the Centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 01 September of the preceding calendar year.

Academic requirements:

A recognised International Foundation, the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree programme or A-level equivalent in a suitable range of subjects.

Entry requirements additional information:

The Centre can only accept a UKVI approved IELTS test for standard or extended courses. Read more about UKVI IELTS or contact us for more details.

For integrated programmes, 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

At INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
29 September 2020 18 June 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
£13,995
11 January 2021 20 August 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
£13,995

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 9 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 10-15 hours
  • Average total per week: 21-25 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 9.00am-5.00pm, excluding bank holidays.

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Featured progression degree
International students with a teacher and a business PowerPoint in background

GCU is one of just 77 institutions across 36 countries to achieve European Foundation for Management Development Programme Accreditation Scheme (EPAS) accreditation.

A four-star award by QS Stars Business Schools (2016) means that your learning will be of practical relevance for today’s global environment.

You’re also free to choose an area of specialism, with human resource management, finance or marketing taken as a single option or providing a named joint degree award upon graduation.

Teaching will engage you with real world scenarios through live industry projects, and case studies and investigations, and guest speakers will give you up-to-date employer and industry perspectives.

What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via a combination of:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • presentations
  • problem solving exercises
Photo of international student Nur at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

4 Terms: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in writing) or equivalent. • …For info on alternative accepted tests if starting online, please see: https://www.intostudy.com/ielts-alternatives

5 Terms: IELTS 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. For the June intake, students must be 16 years old before registering with the Centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 01 September of the preceding calendar year.

Academic requirements:

A recognised International Foundation, the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree programme or A-level equivalent in a suitable range of subjects.

Entry requirements additional information:

The Centre can only accept a UKVI approved IELTS test for standard or extended courses. Read more about UKVI IELTS or contact us for more details.

For integrated programmes, 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

At INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 9 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 10-15 hours
  • Average total per week: 21-25 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 9.00am-5.00pm, excluding bank holidays.

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Featured progression degree
International students with a teacher and a business PowerPoint in background

GCU is one of just 77 institutions across 36 countries to achieve European Foundation for Management Development Programme Accreditation Scheme (EPAS) accreditation.

A four-star award by QS Stars Business Schools (2016) means that your learning will be of practical relevance for today’s global environment.

You’re also free to choose an area of specialism, with human resource management, finance or marketing taken as a single option or providing a named joint degree award upon graduation.

Teaching will engage you with real world scenarios through live industry projects, and case studies and investigations, and guest speakers will give you up-to-date employer and industry perspectives.

What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via a combination of:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • presentations
  • problem solving exercises
Photo of international student Nur at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

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

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. For the June intake, students must be 16 years old before registering with the Centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 01 September of the preceding calendar year.

Academic requirements:

A recognised International Foundation, the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree programme or A-level equivalent in a suitable range of subjects.

Entry requirements additional information:

The Centre can only accept a UKVI approved IELTS test for standard or extended courses. Read more about UKVI IELTS or contact us for more details.

For integrated programmes, 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

At INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
28 September 2021 10 June 2022 3 Terms
View Term dates
*
10 January 2022 26 August 2022 3 Terms
View Term dates
*

*All students who confirm their offer on or before 31 January 2021 will pay the 2019/2020 price as per their existing offer letter. After 31 January 2021, where tuition fees have increased, all current offers will be reissued and students will receive a new offer with the new 2020/2021 pricing.

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 9 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 10-15 hours
  • Average total per week: 21-25 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 9.00am-5.00pm, excluding bank holidays.

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Featured progression degree
International students with a teacher and a business PowerPoint in background

GCU is one of just 77 institutions across 36 countries to achieve European Foundation for Management Development Programme Accreditation Scheme (EPAS) accreditation.

A four-star award by QS Stars Business Schools (2016) means that your learning will be of practical relevance for today’s global environment.

You’re also free to choose an area of specialism, with human resource management, finance or marketing taken as a single option or providing a named joint degree award upon graduation.

Teaching will engage you with real world scenarios through live industry projects, and case studies and investigations, and guest speakers will give you up-to-date employer and industry perspectives.

What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via a combination of:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • presentations
  • problem solving exercises
Photo of international student Nur at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

4 Terms: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in writing) or equivalent.

5 Terms: IELTS 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.0 in writing) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. For the June intake, students must be 16 years old before registering with the Centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 01 September of the preceding calendar year.

Academic requirements:

A recognised International Foundation, the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree programme or A-level equivalent in a suitable range of subjects.

Entry requirements additional information:

The Centre can only accept a UKVI approved IELTS test for standard or extended courses. Read more about UKVI IELTS or contact us for more details.

For integrated programmes, 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

At INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 16
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 9 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 10-15 hours
  • Average total per week: 21-25 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 9.00am-5.00pm, excluding bank holidays.

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Featured progression degree
International students with a teacher and a business PowerPoint in background

GCU is one of just 77 institutions across 36 countries to achieve European Foundation for Management Development Programme Accreditation Scheme (EPAS) accreditation.

A four-star award by QS Stars Business Schools (2016) means that your learning will be of practical relevance for today’s global environment.

You’re also free to choose an area of specialism, with human resource management, finance or marketing taken as a single option or providing a named joint degree award upon graduation.

Teaching will engage you with real world scenarios through live industry projects, and case studies and investigations, and guest speakers will give you up-to-date employer and industry perspectives.

What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via a combination of:

  • written assignments
  • reports
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • presentations
  • problem solving exercises
Photo of international student Nur at INTO Glasgow Caledonian University
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