HOW DO I CHOOSE THE RIGHT COURSE FOR ME?

  1. Choose a bachelor’s or master’s degree taught at one of our five UK partner universities using our course finder.
  2. Successfully complete the appropriate university preparation course at KIC London to the required level.
  3. Progress to your guaranteed place on your chosen degree course.

WHAT WILL I STUDY DURING MY UNIVERSITY PREPARATION COURSE?

Our university preparation courses contain the following elements:

ACADEMIC SKILLS MODULES

Develop advanced academic skills including research, essay writing, presentation and analysis.

SUBJECT MODULES

Build your knowledge of your chosen area of study so that you have an advanced level of understanding. You will then focus on the particular topics and skills needed to excel in your chosen degree.

STUDENT TUTORIALS

At KIC London you will be assigned a personal Learning Support Tutor, who will help you achieve your study goals. Your tutor will arrange regular one-to-one meetings with you to review your academic progress, and offer valuable advice that will help to develop your study skills and knowledge.

ACADEMIC AND LANGUAGE SUPPORT

Academic and language support are an important part of our university preparation courses. We are committed to improving your English language ability and academic skills before you progress to university.

WHEN WILL MY COURSE START?

Key dates for Autumn 2016 courses
Key dates for Spring 2017 courses
Key dates for Summer 2017 courses

WHERE CAN I STUDY MY DEGREE?

Successfully complete your university preparation course to the required level, and you will be able to progress to one of the following UK institutions:

University of Birmingham

Birmingham is part of the renowned Russell Group of top research universities in the UK. The University also excels in national and global rankings - both overall and across a wide range of subjects.

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City University London

City University London's academic strengths lie in Law, Engineering and Business. The University's Cass Business School is highly respected worldwide, and its career services prepare international students for many of the world's top employers.

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Cranfield University

Cranfield University is an exclusively postgraduate institution that specialises in Science, Technology and Management. It offers a stimulating and cosmopolitan learning environment, with 4,600 students from over 100 countries.

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University of Westminster

Established in 1838 and based in the heart of London, the University of Westminster provides a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, plus a rich academic and social environment.

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University of York

A top research institution with world-class facilities, the University of York is ranked 15th in the UK (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016) and is a member of the Russell Group of leading research universities.

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Another top UK university

If you have not yet decided on your university, we offer the Multi-Progression Pathway (MPP), which gives you the chance to choose from a wide range of undergraduate degrees at prestigious UK universities.  

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PREPARE FOR AN UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE

At KIC London, we offer three preparation routes for an undergraduate (bachelor’s) degree in the UK:

STUDY A FOUNDATION CERTIFICATE COURSE

Our Foundation Certificate courses will help to develop your knowledge of your chosen subject, improve your English language ability, and teach you important academic study skills that will help you succeed at university in the UK.

When you successfully complete your Foundation Certificate to the required level, you are guaranteed entry to the first year of an undergraduate degree at one of four high-ranking UK universities: the University of Birmingham, City University London, the University of Westminster or the University of York.

STUDY AN INTERNATIONAL YEAR ONE COURSE

Our fast-track International Year One course will help to improve your knowledge of your chosen subject, enhance your English language ability, and equip you with key academic study skills that will help you achieve degree success in the UK.

On successful completion of the International Year One at the required level, you are guaranteed progression directly to the second year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Westminster, based in the heart of London.

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STUDY THE MULTI-PROGRESSION PATHWAY

The Multi-Progression Pathway (MPP) is a specially designed Foundation Certificate at KIC London that allows you to prepare for an undergraduate degree before you choose your university. The MPP will help you develop the subject knowledge, English language ability and academic study skills you will need to succeed in your chosen undergraduate degree.

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PREPARE FOR A POSTGRADUATE DEGREE

Our Pre-Master’s courses offer you the ideal route to a postgraduate degree.

STUDY A PRE-MASTER'S COURSE

Our Pre-Master’s courses will enhance your knowledge of your chosen subject, develop your English language ability, and give you vital academic study skills to fully prepare you for postgraduate study at a UK university.

Successfully complete your Pre-Master’s to the required level, and you will be guaranteed a place on a related postgraduate degree at one of four leading UK universities: City University London, Cranfield University (an exclusively postgraduate institution), the University of Westminster or the University of York.

WHAT STUDENTS THINK

KIC London to City University London student

“The teaching methods here really helped me with my degree at City University London, which ultimately led me to good grades. The staff at the University have been so helpful and friendly, which really helped me feel comfortable and focused on my studies.”

Student name: Methni Country: Tunisia
Course: MSc International Business Economics
Fabricio-Marques

"I have felt totally at home during my time at Birmingham, and have benefited hugely from the services provided by the University to international students. When I needed to apply for a student visa extension, for example, I was able to book a one-to-one appointment with an ISAS advisor, who gave very good advice. The extra support has made my life at Birmingham all the more enjoyable."

Student name: Fabricio Country: Brazil
Course: Chemical Engineering
Xie Shuying - City University London student

“At first I knew nothing about the UK, but I quickly became familiar with my new environment and my academic skills improved so much. I would definitely recommend studying in London to my friends.”

Student name: Xie Country: China
Course: MA Media and Communications