International Entry Requirements

GCSE

2 Years 18 Months 1 Year
Age on entry to the course 14 or 15 15 or 16 15, 16 or 17
IELTS (Academic) 3.5 / 4.0 4.0 / 4.5 4.5 / 5.0

INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION PROGRAMME

Foundation
2 Years
Foundation
18 Months
Foundation
1 Year
Age on entry to the course 16, 17 or 18 16, 17 or 18 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
IELTS (Academic) Business 4.0/4.5

Creative Arts 4.0/4.5

Engineering 4.0/4.5

Humanities 4.0/4.5

Science 4.0/4.5

Business 4.5

Creative Arts 4.5

Engineering 4.5

Humanities 4.5

Medicine 6.0

Science 4.5

Business 5.0

Creative Arts 5.0

Engineering 5.0

Humanities 5.0

Medicine 6.5

Science 5.0

A-LEVELS

 

A-Levels
3 Years
A-Levels
2 Years
Age on entry to the course 15 or 16 16, 17, 18, 19 or 20
IELTS (Academic) 4.5 5.5 for a restricted choice of subjects
6.0 for a full choice of subjects

ACADEMIC STUDIES WITH FOOTBALL TRAINING

GCSE with Football Training

2 Years 18 Months 1 Year
Age on entry to the course 14 or 15 15 or 16 15, 16 or 17
IELTS (Academic)  4.0  4.5 5.0

A-levels with Football Training

A limited number of subjects are available with this option.

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3 Years 2 years
Age on entry to the course 16 or 17 16, 17, 18, 19 or 20
IELTS (Academic) 4.5 5.5

 

International Foundation with Football Training

The Business and Science Pathways are available with Football Training.

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2 Years 18 Months 1 Year
Age on entry to the course 16, 17 or 18 16, 17 or18 17, 18 or 19
IELTS (Academic) 4.5 5.0 6.0

 

All students with an English level below IELTS 6.5 and a minimum 6.5 in each area must attend Academic English lessons alongside their studies

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