We are delighted to have become an NCUK Delivery Centre in London, offering the International Foundation Year (IFY) in Business, which leads to Year One of a UK degree at a wide range of prestigious NCUK universities.
University pathway programmes specifically designed for international students.
British Study Centres is an accredited partner of NCUK who have almost 30 years of success in guaranteed university progression and progression opportunities. Upon successful completion of the programme, international students are guaranteed a place at one of the NCUK universities including the University of Manchester, University of Leeds and the University of Sheffield.
With the student facilities on offer at BSC, and the pull of London – the most exciting city in the world – this is a great proposition for international students. You can obtain a world leading qualification in London whilst having the flexibility and choice to access a wide range of leading UK universities.
The programme is quality-assured by NCUK and the programme is designed and validated by the 16 university partners.
NCUK's International Foundation Year gives you the choice of access to a wide range of universities and degree courses.
The NCUK IFY in Business is a modular programme that will prepare you for first-year entry to undergraduate degree courses. You will study a combination of modules that fit in with your degree destination. The programme is made up of 3 core modules and 1 elective module.
All NCUK modules are integrated into the EAP module. This means that subject coursework will be used by the EAP teacher to introduce and practise specific academic language skills required for these subjects.
The final summative assessment is made up of 30% continuous assessment (coursework) and 70% final examination(s).
|Available in||London Hampstead|
|Term dates||02/10/2017 – 15/12/2017 (11 weeks), 15/01/2018 – 06/04/2018 (12 weeks), 23/04/2018 – 08/06/2018 (7 weeks)|
|Hours per week||20 hours + self-study|
|Maximum class size||15|
|Minimum age||17 years|
|Entry requirements||IELTS 5.0 or similar, country-specific requirements|
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.
The programme is taught over one year and is assessed via examinations and coursework. As well as equipping you with the English skills and academic qualifications for studying in the UK, the IFY increases your cultural awareness.
Yes. You can apply to up to three universities. NCUK Universities have their own entry criteria for each course. The better you do, the more choice you will have.
Our unique English for Academic Purposes language support gives you the reading, writing, listening and speaking skills you will be using in university. Unlike IELTS the EAP uses real materials from university level situations preparing you to succeed right from the start.
Once you pass the IFY, you are guaranteed to receive 2 offers from NCUK Universities. No one else offers students this unique guarantee.