London University Goldsmith is a world-renowned university in Britain. He is famous for an innovative approach to research and teaching. The university offers bachelor's and master's programs. Also on the basis of Goldsmiths there are courses of professional development of teachers in the field of art.
Goldsmiths University of London is one of the top 100 educational institutions in the world. In Britain, its overall rating is determined by TOP-20, special - TOP-10. Goldsmiths is on the 9th place among the country's research centers.
For more than a hundred years, the university has joined the University of London. It is distinguished by the high quality of academic training of art historians, designers, other specialists in the relevant subject areas. At the university you can get education in the field of art, cultural studies, humanities, social sciences, entrepreneurship, computer systems, management. Today more than 9.5 thousand students study at the university. Of these, 27% are foreigners.
Located at Goldsmiths University of London in New Cross, a lively district in the eastern part of the British capital. The campus is located close to a major transport hub providing communication with central London. In walking distance from the University of London Goldsmith there are bars, pubs, restaurants, museums, galleries, shopping centers. In their free time, bachelors, masters, students of qualification programs will not be bored here.
Short information. The course of preparation for admission to undergraduate studies for foreign students; The program allows you to align the secondary education received in another country, the British.
About the course. The program includes several modules. One is linguistic, allows students to update their knowledge of English. Subject modules (usually 3 basic ones) are studied in accordance with the chosen specialization. The program provides for the preparation for entering the following areas:
Students age: 17+
Start dates: September, January.
Requirements for admission: TOEFL iBT 64 (IELTS 5.0), secondary school certificate, portfolio, interviewing.
The result of the training: the improvement of academic English, the actualization of subject knowledge, enrollment in the undergraduate program.
Lesson duration: 45 minutes.
Cost: from £ 17,850 per year (three terms, at £ 5,950 each).
Brief information. A three-year undergraduate course for those wishing to study in the arts, humanities, design, computer technology.
About the course. Bachelor's programs at the university are distinguished by humanitarian specialization. Goldsmiths offers training in the following areas:
Students age: 18+
Start dates: September.
Requirements for admission : Foundation certificate, secondary education certificate, portfolio, successful interview, English - IELTS 6.5 - 7.0.
The result of the training: obtaining a diploma and qualification in the relevant field of knowledge.
The length of the lesson is 45 minutes.
The cost: of £ 14,850 for three terms depending on the specialty (at £ 4,950).
Brief information. Program for those wishing to obtain a master's degree in the humanities.
About the course. Master programs Goldsmiths practically do not restrict students in choosing the direction of their activities. The course offers specializations in:
Each direction includes theoretical, practical blocks. Students of the Master's program are given the opportunity to practice and study in partner organizations of Goldsmiths. These include the leading British institutions of culture, art, technology.
Students age: 21+
Start dates: September.
Requirements for admission: TOEFL iBT minimum 92, IELTS - 6.5, diploma of any level (bachelor, specialist, master ) With a high average score: 80 out of 100 or 4 of 5; Portfolio, successful passing of the introductory interview.
The result of the training: a master's degree in the relevant subject area of the humanitarian direction, the possibility of developing a career abroad (Goldsmiths diplomas are highly quoted in the world).
The length of the lesson: 45 minutes.
The cost: from £ 15000 depending on the specialty.
The university offers accommodation in the family and in the residence. The first option is optimal for those who want to get acquainted with London life and British culture. In families, students are provided with separate rooms, half-board meals.
In the residence there are available 1-2-bed rooms with private facilities. In common use there are kitchens, lounges with wireless Internet and TV, laundry, sports infrastructure.
Rental housing (not always available) is selected in accordance with the individual requirements of students. The specialists of the accommodation department recommend their clients cozy apartments within walking distance from the campus and affordable apartments in a half an hour's drive from the university.
The cost of living:
There is a Student Center at the University. It offers a large number of circles and electives, sports sections. Everyone will be able to choose a lesson.
The students organize the excursion program independently. Directions and routes can be recommended by the specialists of the Student Center. The convenient location of Goldsmiths allows its students in their free time to get acquainted with the bright sights of London.
The university offers morning, afternoon, evening sessions. The schedule for each course and specialty is compiled separately.
The campus of the university is three buildings recognized as architectural monuments. They are among the popular attractions of London. In the educational building there are modern auditoriums (lecture, practical), a library with a huge fund of printed materials, video and audio resources (there are group and individual classes in it), a computer classroom, a language lab, 9 research laboratories, a theater for 160 seats, Several dozen studios and workshops. On campus there are also medical and sports centers.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.