6 months
10435 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Pre-Master's programme at INTO University of Stirling will improve your English language skills and develop your research and study skills in preparation for postgraduate study. Progress to a postgraduate degree in various subject areas, ranging from Business, Finance and Human Resource Management, to Media Management, Social Research and TESOL.

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Features of the Pre-Master's :

The 6-month Pre-Master's programme at INTO University of Stirling helps students to improve their English language skills and develop research and study skills in preparation for postgraduate study. You'll undertake a research project to enhance your understanding of methodologies and statistical data.

INTO class sizes are smaller than you’ll typically experience at university, so you'll have more one-on-one time with your teachers. You will have university-style lessons for subject-based modules to help you adapt to studying in the UK.

Once you successfully complete your programme, you'll receive guidance with your university application to ensure you choose the best postgraduate degree at the University of Stirling for you.

Programme Structure

Core modules:
  • Academic Skills and ICT for Postgraduate Study
  • Empirical Enquiry and Critical Thought
  • English for Graduate Study
  • Extended Project and Research Skills

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in writing) or equivalent.
  • Age requirements: 21 years and above
  • Academic requirements: Pass in an undergraduate degree in any academic subject or Diploma (3-5 years) with high grades in any academic subject.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10435 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10435 GBP per year and a duration of 6 months.


At INTO University of Stirling, we are committed to helping ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer, you could be eligible to receive funding to help towards your tuition fees – regardless of your background or financial circumstance.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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