Progress to
Manchester
Metropolitan University

with an International Foundation Year

Your journey starts with an NCUK Foundation Year


With a proud heritage dating back to 1824, Manchester Metropolitan’s campus is located in the centre of the city, amongst world-renowned music, arts, shopping and sports venues.

As one of the largest universities in the UK, Manchester Metropolitan University is home to a diverse international student population from more than 120 countries.

An NCUK foundation year with British Study Centres opens the door to studying at a UK university and guarantees you a place at one of our partner universities, including Manchester Metropolitan University.

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Pathway Courses

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Engineering Foundation Year

Perfect for students who would like to study any of a range of engineering programmes after the Foundation Year.

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Business Foundation Year

The right choice for students interested in taking a business-related course after the Foundation Year.

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Humanities Foundation Year

Students who would like to progress to a degree such as Law, Journalism, Literature or Politics after the Foundation Year.

Study at Manchester Metropolitan University

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Career prospects

Industry links with global companies including Nike, Hilton, DHL and Dentsu Aegis Network.

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Recognised excellence

Manchester School of Architecture is ranked 7th in the world and 2nd in the UK.

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Highly rated

Prestigious AACSB and AMBA accreditations places the Business School among an elite group of business schools worldwide.

Student Case Study


“In the UK I get more chances to do things that I am interested in. For example, I am learning French at the Manchester Metropolitan University, and these language courses were not offered to me when I was in China.”


Haoyun Tang, Manchester Metropolitan University, BA (Hons) Business Management

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Your future at Manchester Metropolitan University

Your journey towards studying at Manchester Metropolitan University starts with an International Foundation Year. Gain the skills you need to progress and be guaranteed a place at prestigious universities across the UK. Watch the video to find out what it's like to study at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Still not convinced? Here's why to study at a UK university.

Manchester Metropolitan University popular courses

Manchester Metropolitan offer a wide range of courses across all departments. Previous Foundation Year students have progressed to:

  • Business Management
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Fashion
  • Marketing

For a full list of progression courses please visit the NCUK course finder.