International Foundation in Business

Prepare for direct entry to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree in Accounting and Finance, International Business Management, or International Management and Marketing at Newcastle University London.

Course features

  • Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students. Find out more about our money back guarantee.
  • Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to modules designed to equip you with the skills you need for university.
  • Guidance with your university applications, so 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 4.5 in each subskill) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses for the September start date must be 16 years old by 1st September of that calendar year. For the June intake for the Extended course, students must be 16 before registering at the centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 1st September of the preceding calendar year. Therefore have turned 17 before 1st September of the year they progress to university.

Academic requirements:

64 UCAS points, 22 IB points, 12 years schooling or the local equivalent to meet the same standard with good grades.

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 Student looks out at the view of the London skyline from INTO NUL Campus. The Gherkin building is in the Backdrop

Want to work in a global business environment? If you want to pursue a career in a multinational or global organisation then this degree is ideal for you.

Be introduced to the exciting world of international business through masterclasses from industry professionals. The campuses’ location near the heart of London’s financial district promises an immersive learning experience. Gain professional experience with a work placement and benefit from industry links to organisations like HSBC, Santander and Arcadia Group.

Develop key business skills like cross-cultural communication and enhance your practical skills through real-life projects and case studies. You can also take advantage of free public lectures on the latest industry developments to stay one step ahead.


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?

Grades from the International Foundation do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including

  • written essays
  • reports
  • field notebooks
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving
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 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses for the September start date must be 16 years old by 1st September of that calendar year. For the June intake for the Extended course, students must be 16 before registering at the centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 1st September of the preceding calendar year. Therefore have turned 17 before 1st September of the year they progress to university.

Academic requirements:

64 UCAS points, 22 IB points, 12 years schooling or the local equivalent to meet the same standard with good grades.

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 Student looks out at the view of the London skyline from INTO NUL Campus. The Gherkin building is in the Backdrop

Want to work in a global business environment? If you want to pursue a career in a multinational or global organisation then this degree is ideal for you.

Be introduced to the exciting world of international business through masterclasses from industry professionals. The campuses’ location near the heart of London’s financial district promises an immersive learning experience. Gain professional experience with a work placement and benefit from industry links to organisations like HSBC, Santander and Arcadia Group.

Develop key business skills like cross-cultural communication and enhance your practical skills through real-life projects and case studies. You can also take advantage of free public lectures on the latest industry developments to stay one step ahead.


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?

Grades from the International Foundation do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including

  • written essays
  • reports
  • field notebooks
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving
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 4.5 in each subskill) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses for the September start date must be 16 years old by 1st September of that calendar year. For the June intake for the Extended course, students must be 16 before registering at the centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 1st September of the preceding calendar year. Therefore have turned 17 before 1st September of the year they progress to university.

Academic requirements:

64 UCAS points, 22 IB points, 12 years schooling or the local equivalent to meet the same standard with good grades.

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 Student looks out at the view of the London skyline from INTO NUL Campus. The Gherkin building is in the Backdrop

Want to work in a global business environment? If you want to pursue a career in a multinational or global organisation then this degree is ideal for you.

Be introduced to the exciting world of international business through masterclasses from industry professionals. The campuses’ location near the heart of London’s financial district promises an immersive learning experience. Gain professional experience with a work placement and benefit from industry links to organisations like HSBC, Santander and Arcadia Group.

Develop key business skills like cross-cultural communication and enhance your practical skills through real-life projects and case studies. You can also take advantage of free public lectures on the latest industry developments to stay one step ahead.


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?

Grades from the International Foundation do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including

  • written essays
  • reports
  • field notebooks
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving
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 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses for the September start date must be 16 years old by 1st September of that calendar year. For the June intake for the Extended course, students must be 16 before registering at the centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 1st September of the preceding calendar year. Therefore have turned 17 before 1st September of the year they progress to university.

Academic requirements:

64 UCAS points, 22 IB points, 12 years schooling or the local equivalent to meet the same standard with good grades.

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 Student looks out at the view of the London skyline from INTO NUL Campus. The Gherkin building is in the Backdrop

Want to work in a global business environment? If you want to pursue a career in a multinational or global organisation then this degree is ideal for you.

Be introduced to the exciting world of international business through masterclasses from industry professionals. The campuses’ location near the heart of London’s financial district promises an immersive learning experience. Gain professional experience with a work placement and benefit from industry links to organisations like HSBC, Santander and Arcadia Group.

Develop key business skills like cross-cultural communication and enhance your practical skills through real-life projects and case studies. You can also take advantage of free public lectures on the latest industry developments to stay one step ahead.


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?

Grades from the International Foundation do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including

  • written essays
  • reports
  • field notebooks
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in each subskill) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses for the September start date must be 16 years old by 1st September of that calendar year. For the June intake for the Extended course, students must be 16 before registering at the centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 1st September of the preceding calendar year. Therefore have turned 17 before 1st September of the year they progress to university.

Academic requirements:

64 UCAS points, 22 IB points, 12 years schooling or the local equivalent to meet the same standard with good grades.

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 Student looks out at the view of the London skyline from INTO NUL Campus. The Gherkin building is in the Backdrop

Want to work in a global business environment? If you want to pursue a career in a multinational or global organisation then this degree is ideal for you.

Be introduced to the exciting world of international business through masterclasses from industry professionals. The campuses’ location near the heart of London’s financial district promises an immersive learning experience. Gain professional experience with a work placement and benefit from industry links to organisations like HSBC, Santander and Arcadia Group.

Develop key business skills like cross-cultural communication and enhance your practical skills through real-life projects and case studies. You can also take advantage of free public lectures on the latest industry developments to stay one step ahead.

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?

Grades from the International Foundation do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including

  • written essays
  • reports
  • field notebooks
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses for the September start date must be 16 years old by 1st September of that calendar year. For the June intake for the Extended course, students must be 16 before registering at the centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 1st September of the preceding calendar year. Therefore have turned 17 before 1st September of the year they progress to university.

Academic requirements:

64 UCAS points, 22 IB points, 12 years schooling or the local equivalent to meet the same standard with good grades.

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 Student looks out at the view of the London skyline from INTO NUL Campus. The Gherkin building is in the Backdrop

Want to work in a global business environment? If you want to pursue a career in a multinational or global organisation then this degree is ideal for you.

Be introduced to the exciting world of international business through masterclasses from industry professionals. The campuses’ location near the heart of London’s financial district promises an immersive learning experience. Gain professional experience with a work placement and benefit from industry links to organisations like HSBC, Santander and Arcadia Group.

Develop key business skills like cross-cultural communication and enhance your practical skills through real-life projects and case studies. You can also take advantage of free public lectures on the latest industry developments to stay one step ahead.

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?

Grades from the International Foundation do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including

  • written essays
  • reports
  • field notebooks
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in each subskill) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses for the September start date must be 16 years old by 1st September of that calendar year. For the June intake for the Extended course, students must be 16 before registering at the centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 1st September of the preceding calendar year. Therefore have turned 17 before 1st September of the year they progress to university.

Academic requirements:

64 UCAS points, 22 IB points, 12 years schooling or the local equivalent to meet the same standard with good grades.

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 Student looks out at the view of the London skyline from INTO NUL Campus. The Gherkin building is in the Backdrop

Want to work in a global business environment? If you want to pursue a career in a multinational or global organisation then this degree is ideal for you.

Be introduced to the exciting world of international business through masterclasses from industry professionals. The campuses’ location near the heart of London’s financial district promises an immersive learning experience. Gain professional experience with a work placement and benefit from industry links to organisations like HSBC, Santander and Arcadia Group.

Develop key business skills like cross-cultural communication and enhance your practical skills through real-life projects and case studies. You can also take advantage of free public lectures on the latest industry developments to stay one step ahead.

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?

Grades from the International Foundation do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including

  • written essays
  • reports
  • field notebooks
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 16 years and above

All students commencing courses for the September start date must be 16 years old by 1st September of that calendar year. For the June intake for the Extended course, students must be 16 before registering at the centre. For all other start dates, students must be 16 years old by 1st September of the preceding calendar year. Therefore have turned 17 before 1st September of the year they progress to university.

Academic requirements:

64 UCAS points, 22 IB points, 12 years schooling or the local equivalent to meet the same standard with good grades.

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 Student looks out at the view of the London skyline from INTO NUL Campus. The Gherkin building is in the Backdrop

Want to work in a global business environment? If you want to pursue a career in a multinational or global organisation then this degree is ideal for you.

Be introduced to the exciting world of international business through masterclasses from industry professionals. The campuses’ location near the heart of London’s financial district promises an immersive learning experience. Gain professional experience with a work placement and benefit from industry links to organisations like HSBC, Santander and Arcadia Group.

Develop key business skills like cross-cultural communication and enhance your practical skills through real-life projects and case studies. You can also take advantage of free public lectures on the latest industry developments to stay one step ahead.

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?

Grades from the International Foundation do not count towards your final degree, but help the University determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for entry to your chosen degree.

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including

  • written essays
  • reports
  • field notebooks
  • practical exercises
  • group and individual research projects
  • bibliographical searches
  • oral and video presentations
  • problem solving
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