To be accepted to study at the International Study Centre, you will need to meet specific admission or entry requirements. These include academic requirements which can vary by country, English language requirements and a minimum age requirement. Other qualifications may apply depending on your programme. All of our study programmes are available for international and EU students.
To study the International Foundation Year you need to meet the following requirements:
To study the International Year One you need to meet the following requirements:
The Diploma of the International Baccalaureate (IB Diploma) and the Diploma Programme Course (IB Certificate), or A/AS levels (22 / 100 UCAS points)
The Diploma of the International Baccalaureate (IB Diploma) (24 / 140 UCAS points)
If you need to improve your IELTS score before studying on the International Year One, then you can choose to study either the 5 week or 10 week Pre-Sessional English programme. You need to meet the following entry requirements:
To study the Pre-master’s, you need to meet the following requirements:
To study the English for Pre-master's programme you need to meet the following requirements:
* If you do not need a Tier 4 visa, or are exempted in another way, we can accept equivalent proof of English.
If you are applying to study in the UK under the Tier 4 student route it may be necessary for you to submit a Secure English Language Test (SELT) as part of your visa application.
Find out more about valid test providers and approved test centre locations for tests taken on or after 6 April 2015. To find out if you are exempt from the SELT requirement and to find out about acceptable English language tests please contact us.