may not automatically qualify to study a degree in the UK with their
overseas qualifications. In some cases students may be required to complete
a foundation course. These courses are typically one academic year in length
and are subject specific. Some universities offer foundation courses on
campus or students can choose to study a foundation course at one of our
international college partners with guaranteed progression to a wide variety
For postgraduate students sometimes a Pre-Master’s course is advisable. This
is a preparation course that has elements of English Language, Study Skills
and some subject specific matter. Again these courses can be studied on
university campuses or at one of our partner colleges around the UK.
Pre-Master’s courses are typically between 3 and 6 months in length.
GCUE is ready to help you choose the right university for you. Our specially
trained staff has a deep knowledge of each university and the surrounding
area. We can recommend universities which are well suited to your area of
interest and ability.