Pre-Master's in Business, Economics and Social Sciences
Pass in an undergraduate degree in any academic subject or Diploma (3-5 years) with high grades in any academic subject. Applicants aiming for an advanced MSc at Norwich Business School: A degree in a business or numerical-related subject area. Students intending to progress to MA Development Economics or MSc Impact Evaluation for International Development: A background in economics and a conditional offer from the School of International Development prior to entry to the International Graduate Diploma programme. Students intending to progress to MA in Maths Education: Some background in mathematics required.
English Language Requirements
IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum 5.0 in all subskills) or equivalent
"*Please note that to progress to the Master’s courses below these higher requirements apply:
- MA Mathematics Education
- MA Second Language Education
- MSc Education Leadership and Management
- MA Education: Learning Pedagogy and Assessment
3-term: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum 5.0 in all subskills) or equivalent
All applications for onward progression to these four courses must be referred to the Centre.
The Graduate Diploma commences with a pre-sessional English course. All students will need to successfully pass this first term to progress to term two to include reaching the equivalent to CEFR Level B2 or higher in English language. This is particularly important for any student starting the course with less than B2 level English.
08 January 2024
08 April 2024
23 September 2024
06 January 2025
07 April 2025
- Develop the self-organization and study skills needed to undertake postgraduate studies.
- Develop an understanding of basic theories, perspectives and concepts in the chosen discipline and be able to critically apply these to real-world situations.
- Communicate confidently in written and spoken form to demonstrate relevant knowledge and understanding of basic academic concepts and theories.
- Demonstrate analytical skills through the application of key principles and evidence-based discussion capabilities.
- Develop teamwork and negotiation skills to confidently present information verbally both within, and together with, a group.
- Progress to a postgraduate degree at the University's Faculty of Social Sciences, including Norwich Business School – a member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and is accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA).