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Bournemouth University International College courses

Bournemouth University (BU) International College has 3 main types of pathway course: Foundation Certificate, International Year One and Pre-Master’s.

The College also offers Pre-Sessional English courses if you already meet BU’s academic entry requirements, and a Multi-Progression Pathway if you want to choose another university for your degree.

Undergraduate: Foundation Certificate

If you’ve finished high school but don’t meet the entry requirements for university, a Foundation Certificate can help you gain entry to an undergraduate degree.

For progression to the 1st year of a bachelor’s degree at Bournemouth University (BU). Choose a subject to see more information:

 

Undergraduate: International Year One

If you’ve completed high school with good grades but don’t qualify for entry to an undergraduate degree, you could study an International Year One, which combines university preparation with a degree 1st year.

For progression to the 2nd year of a bachelor’s degree at Bournemouth University (BU). Choose a subject to see more information:

 

International Year One with Internship

You may be eligible to apply for an IYO that includes an online internship, available in all IYO subject areas at Bournemouth International College. This integrated course will give you valuable work experience, and help you develop important soft skills and your overall employability. Find out more on our blog.

Postgraduate: Pre-Master’s

If you hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent, but don’t meet the entry requirements for a master’s, a Pre-Master’s can help you gain a place on a postgraduate degree.

For progression to a master’s degree at Bournemouth University (BU). Choose a subject to see more information:

 

Students who pass their pathway course but don’t meet the progression requirements for their chosen Bournemouth University degree are guaranteed a place at a UK university through our University Placement Service.

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