What We Require From You

Programme Awarding Institute Entry Requirements Duration Exit Points
International Foundation Programme EDULINK International Campus Successfully completed O/Level examinations (5 credit passes which include Mathematics and English). Students should be at least 16 years old. Students who haven’t passed O/Level English language should obtain at least 4.5 points from IELTS (not applicable for the students who did O/Level in English medium) 9 months Foundation Certificate
Higher National Diploma in Business Scottish Qualifications Authority 3 passes at A/Level Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent. 2 Years Higher National Diploma Certificate
Higher National Diploma in Computer Science Scottish Qualifications Authority 3 passes at A/Level Or successful completion of International Foundation Programme or equivalent. 2 Years Higher National Diploma Certificate
Advanced Diploma in Information Security and Ethical Hacking APTECH 3 passes at A/Level Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent. 2 Years Advanced Diploma Certificate
Advanced Diploma in Multimedia and Animation APTECH 3 passes at A/Level Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent. 2 Years Advanced Diploma Certificate
BA (Hons) International Business University of Greenwich 260 UCAS points from at least 3 A/Level subjects plus Ordinary Level English and Mathematics at Grade C. Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent.   Direct entry to year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. 3 years Year 1 Credit Transfer/ Year 2 Credit Transfer/ Degree Certificate
BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance University of Greenwich 260 UCAS points from at least 3 A/Level subjects plus Ordinary Level English and Mathematics at Grade C. Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent.   Direct entry to year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. 3 years Year 1 Credit Transfer/ Year 2 Credit Transfer/ Degree Certificate
BA (Hons) Business Studies University of Northampton 260 UCAS points from at least 3 A/Level subjects plus Ordinary Level English and Mathematics at Grade C. Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent.   Direct entry to year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. 3 years Year 1 Credit Transfer/ Year 2 Credit Transfer/ Degree Certificate
BA (Joint) Business & Accounting University of Northampton 260 UCAS points from at least 3 A/Level subjects plus Ordinary Level English and Mathematics at Grade C. Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent.   Direct entry to year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. 3 years Year 1 Credit Transfer/ Year 2 Credit Transfer/ Degree Certificate
BA (Joint) Business & Entrepreneurship University of Northampton 260 UCAS points from at least 3 A/Level subjects plus Ordinary Level English and Mathematics at Grade C. Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent.   Direct entry to year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. Year 1 Credit Transfer/ Year 2 Credit Transfer/ Degree Certificate
BA (Joint) Business & Marketing University of Northampton 260 UCAS points from at least 3 A/Level subjects plus Ordinary Level English and Mathematics at Grade C. Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent.   Direct entry to year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. Year 1 Credit Transfer/ Year 2 Credit Transfer/ Degree Certificate
BSc (Hons) Computing University of Northampton 260 UCAS points from at least 3 A/Level subjects plus Ordinary Level English and Mathematics at Grade C. Or successful completion of the International Foundation Programme or equivalent.   Direct entry to year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. Year 1 Credit Transfer/ Year 2 Credit Transfer/ Degree Certificate
Master of Business Administration (General) University of Northampton A relevant first degree (1st class or 2nd class)  from a recognised university Or A recognised Professional Qualification or 10 years of executive work experience 18 months Masters Certificate

English Language Requirement

Normal requirement: Undergraduate programme Postgraduate Programme
GCSE/IGCSE/ O/Level English (as a first or second language) Grade C Grade C
IELTS 6.0 (with 5.5 in each component) 6.5 (with 6.0 in each component)
Pearson Test of English 51 (with 51 in all components) 58 (with 51 in all components)
TOEFL (IBT) 72 (with at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading) 87 (with at least 21 in listening & writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading)
UK Key Skills Level 2 Level 3
UK Access course (OCN accredited or QAA recognised) Pass at Level 2/3 in English language components Not acceptable
Cambridge Proficiency Test No less than C No less than C
Cambridge Advanced Test No less than B No less than B
Cambridge ESOL CPE Grade C  CAE Grade B CPE Grade B  CAE Grade A
International Baccalaureate English A1 or A2 (Standard or Higher Level) Grade 4 Grade 4
International Baccalaureate English B (Higher Level) Grade 4 Grade 4
International Baccalaureate English B (Standard Level) Grade 5 Grade 5
Warwick English Language Test CCC BBC
Warwick HE Foundation Programme (English and Study Skills element) 50% 55%
Trinity College (ISE only) ISE III as evidence of all skills in English (NQF Level 2) Not acceptable
UETESOL No less than BBBCC (Above pass) No less than BBBBB (above Pass)
TEEP Univ of Reading Pass Pass
City and Guilds/Pitman ESOL Higher Intermediate Advanced
Michigan (MELAB) NB ECPE scores must be converted to MELAB 80 90
London Tests of English – Edexcel/Pearson Level 4 Level 5
European Baccalaureate (first or second language) 6 6
ESB ESOL International At least MERIT in all units At least MERIT in all units
British Council – General English course Intermediate Level Upper Intermediate Level