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Master's Foundation Programme – Business, Economics, Finance and Management

Pre-Master
9 months
Duration
13980 GBP/year
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About

The Master's Foundation Programme from ONCAMPUS UK North is available as a two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression* to a wide range of Master’s degrees at UCLan and the opportunity to apply to other top UK universities through the UCAS process. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our Centre located at the heart of the UCLan campus.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Master's Foundation Programme from ONCAMPUS UK North is available as a two or three-term programme. It offers you guaranteed progression to a wide range of Master’s degrees.

Who is this programme designed for?

This programme is designed to prepare international students for postgraduate study in the UK. The Master’s Foundation will allow you to improve your English while learning the study skills and research methods that you will need during your Master’s degree studies. Depending on the length of the programme you study, you may also study academic modules relating to your chosen progression route.

How long will I study for?

The duration of the programme is dependent on the number of terms studied (three, six or nine months). Each term consists of seven to eight teaching weeks, one reading week, and an assessment week. The weekly hours of study varies by term with students on average studying around 18-23 (and up to 25) hours per week.

English Language forms up to six hours of your timetable, is compulsory for students who are below the required level for progression, and will be integrated into the teaching of academic subjects as well as being taught separately if you need additional support. Students who are at or above the required English level for progression are likely to follow a reduced timetable. 

Students will be expected to timetable self-study hours in addition to the classroom-based hours.

Programme Structure

  • 2 Terms

If you study this programme, you will study two compulsory units of research project, personal and professional development, plus English language. You will also choose an additional academic subject unit, depending on your intended progression degree.

  • 3 Terms

If you study this programme, you will study two compulsory units of a research project, personal and professional development, plus English language. You will also choose two additional academic subject units, depending on your intended progression degree. Academic subject units include Organisations and Behaviour and Business Strategy.

Modules are subject to availability and you will be guided onto the best combination of academic modules for your intended degree when you arrive at ONCAMPUS UK North.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

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).
5

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum age: 21+

English requirements
  • 3 terms – from 5.0 IELTS or equivalent, with no single element less than 4.5
  • 2 terms – from 5.5 IELTS or equivalent, with no single element less than 5.0

*Extended programmes are available if you do not yet have the required English language level. This programme lasts 4 terms and includes an English language module (ELM) followed by the 3 terms of Master’s Foundation required to apply for entry to the first year of your Master’s degree.

Academic Entry Requirements

To study this programme you will need to have successfully completed your Bachelor's degree or equivalent, from a recognised university.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13980 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13980 GBP per year and a duration of 9 months.

Tuition fees vary depending on the programme's length.

Funding

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.

Our partners

Master's Foundation Programme – Business, Economics, Finance and Management
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University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

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