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Foundation Certificate in Business, Law and Social Sciences (London), Pre-Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration
University rank #350 (QS) London, United Kingdom
The Foundation Certificate in Business, Law and Social Sciences (London) prepares you for an undergraduate program at one of the following universities: University of Birmingham, City, University of London, the University of Westminster or the University of York. 
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Overview

The Foundation Certificate in Business, Law and Social Sciences (London) prepares you for an undergraduate program at one of the following universities: University of Birmingham, City, University of London, the University of Westminster or the University of York. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 months
    • Duration description

      6 to 15 months

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Modules

Business Pathway

  • Business and the Business Environment
  • Business Enterprise
  • Foundation Economics
  • Statistics

Business and Mathematics Pathway

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Business and the Business Environment
  • Foundation Economics
  • Foundation Mathematics

Law and Social Sciences Pathway

  • Introduction to Legal Principals and Systems
  • Introduction to Social Sciences
  • Statistics
  • The Individual, State and Society

If you're studying the 3-term Enhancement Foundation Certificate, you'll also take:

  • Introduction to Academic Skills
  • Introduction to British Society and Culture

Plus one of the following (decided by the College):

  • Basic Numeracy and IT skills

or

  • Preparatory Mathematics

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    4

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Entry to the Foundation Certificate generally requires you to have at least 11 years of education. Exact entry requirements will vary depending on your country’s education system, as well as your progression degree subject and the university you want to study at.

You will need to show proof of your English language ability by taking a UKVI IELTS (International English Language Testing System) exam. For the Foundation Certificate in Business, Law and Social Sciences, you will need to have a minimum English language level of 5.5 with no less than 4.5 in any skill.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16950 GBP per year and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    16950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16950 GBP per year and a duration of 6 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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