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University Pathway Programmes in London


Get ready for university with a specialist degree preparation course. Our International Foundation Year and Pre-Master's Programmes are designed specifically for international and EU students to prepare them for successful entry to Higher Education at either undergraduate or postgraduate level.

You will study a combination of modules that fit in with your degree destination. Upon successful completion of their Pathway programme, students are guaranteed a place at one of the 16 NCUK universities in the UK or can choose to apply to an NCUK partner university around the world.

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90%

of students accepted at first choice University

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85%

achieve a first or second class degree

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Your best route to University

Students on a BSC Pathway programme are guaranteed a place at one of the 16 NCUK universities upon successful completion of the course. Worldwide university options are also available.

Aston University

16 Jan 2020 | By Beth Watson

Aston University provides a diverse and modern setting for students hoping to study abroad in the UK.

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Kingston University

16 Jan 2020 | By Beth Watson

Situated just outside the fast-paced city of London, Kingston University is the perfect location for discovering the UK.

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Leeds Beckett University

16 Jan 2020 | By Tony O'Hara

A popular university in the vibrant city of Leeds, Leeds Beckett University is the perfect choice for international students.

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University of Bradford

16 Jan 2020 | By Beth Watson

With high rates of graduate employability the University of Bradford is the perfect choice for ambitious students.

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University of Huddersfield

16 Jan 2020 | By Beth Watson

With work placement opportunities and excellent facilities, the University of Huddersfield is a great choice for ambitious young people.

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University of Leeds

16 Jan 2020 | By Beth Watson

An affordable and friendly city in the North of England, Leeds is a great place to start your university career.

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University of Manchester

16 Jan 2020 | By Tony O'Hara

Based in a dynamic city, the University of Manchester offers a world-class learning experience with a rich educational heritage.

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University of Salford

16 Jan 2020 | By Tony O'Hara

With an excellent reputation for graduate opportunities, the University of Salford is perfect for the ambitious students.

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University of Sheffield

16 Jan 2020 | By Tony O'Hara

Home to students from over 144 countries, the University of Sheffield offers an international atmosphere and great city life.

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Applications & Prices

Find out more about applying for your International Foundation Year.

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Worldwide Study Opportunities

As well as being guaranteed a place at one of our 16 NCUK partner universities, students that have completed a BSC Pathway programme may also apply to a number of universities in English speaking countries around the world.

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Your Pathway Programme in London

British Study Centres London is recognised for its outstanding academic and social facilities and offers students a stimulating learning environment. All of the staff are fully qualified and are experts in their field.

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About NCUK

The Northern Consortium of UK Universities (NCUK) is a global provider of pathway programmes specifically designed for international students. It is uniquely positioned as an organisation because it was founded by a group of leading UK universities. This gives NCUK centres and students unprecedented access and support through the university application process.

Student Outcomes


“It helped me in different ways. The programme taught me how to be independent and how to carry out research.

And the best of all? It allowed me to work around others in groups.”


Bamba, Senegal, BA Business Management at University of Leeds

Student Outcomes


“I have made amazing friends and also learned to deal with obstacles. This course is great if you are planning to do a Business Degree.”


Nicole, South Africa, MA Fashion Media at the London College of Fashion

Student Outcomes


“My English has been improved as a result of this programme.

I was able to interact with different cultures and nations, while also cooperating and collaborating within groups.”


Anton, City University London, BSc Accounting and Finance (with professional placement)

Student Outcomes


“I had a really good experience with my teachers and I enjoyed this programme.

It helps me to know more about my future when I study at University. This is a great preparation before I start University.”


Mohamed, BSc (Hons) Management, Manchester Metropolitan University, Algeria