INTO City University London - traditionally high British educational standards. The university with more than a century of history offers a large number of bachelor's and master's programs to the attention of the entrants.
The university has been working in London since 1894. As an independent educational institution the University exists since 1966. Before that, he was part of Northampton University. Many departments and faculties of modern London University University come from the Middle Victorian historical and educational era.
Today, this university is one of the best universities in Britain and the world. Its student community totals 17000 people. Representatives of 150 countries study at the university. Training in here allows not only to get a high-quality modern education, but also to get acquainted with the British culture, the sights of one of the most interesting, beautiful and unusual cities in Europe. The latter is provided by a convenient location: the university is located near the financial center of the capital of Britain and the West End.
The program is foreseen for undergraduate students. Admission requirements: age 17+, complete secondary education, fluency in English.
The INTO Foundation includes two academic threads. The first includes training in the specialization of mathematics, computer science, engineering. The second includes programs on social sciences, humanitarian disciplines and business. Training is complex. Students learn English in an intensive mode, master profile disciplines. Duration of training is 2 - 4 trimester. Classes begin in January, March, July or September. Requirements for applicants: IELTS 5.0-6.0.
The result of the training at the INTO Foundation is enrollment in the Bachelor's program. In this case, the entrant must meet the standard entrance requirements. During the training at the preparatory department, foreigners are in the status of students of City University London, can use all of its infrastructure resources.
City University London - there are 5 faculties and many specialties. The University offers training in music, journalism, art, social sciences, informatics, mathematics, engineering, health sciences, law, business.
Bachelor's programs are available in the following specialties (the cost includes only training, 2-4 terms):
Specialized program, designed for 1 year, is aimed at graduate students. It allows you to effectively prepare for admission and subsequent training in a core program within the priority specialty.
INTO Diploma is offered in three areas:
The curriculum includes academic disciplines taking into account the priority specialty, language training. The latter provides for the development of communicative, general language skills. Also, students practice in project work, notes, participate in discussions and master classes.
The academic load within INTO Diploma is 22 hours per week. The term of study is 3 terms. Classes begin in January and September. Applicants must be proficient in English at a level no lower than IELTS 5.5 in all aspects.
The Academic English program is available for undergraduate and graduate students. Also it is offered to those wishing to study at preparatory departments of INTO . As part of the program, students improve their general language skills and develop academic skills. Those and others are mandatory for effective training in INTO courses and subsequently on baccalaureate, master's degree. The students of the courses acquire the experience of group, research, project work. Upon successful completion of the training, graduates are enrolled in preparatory courses or at the university (depending on the compliance of their competences with admission requirements).
The program provides a 20-hour weekly academic load. Studies begin in January, March, July, September. The duration of language training is determined by the level of knowledge and ambitions of the student, is 1 - 3 trimester. Minimum requirements for the applicant: IELTS 3.0.
Short special course of English for undergraduate and graduate students. The program is focused and foreigners who have received a place in the City University London, but who want to improve their language skills. Training includes the practice of writing, reading, oral communication, listening. Design work is carried out by students in view of their chosen academic field. Special attention is paid in the Pre-sessional to the acquisition and improvement of the skills of independent work with electronic resources of university libraries and specialized resource centers.
The academic load on the Pre-sessional is 20 hours per week. The training lasts 4 to 12 weeks. Classes begin in the summer months. Applicants of the program must be proficient in English at the level of IELTS 5.0-7.0.
Cost of the standard program:
Cost of the language business program:
Additional fees for study materials: £ 30- £ 40.
The dates of the beginning of the course should be specified by the operators.
The students of preparatory courses of all types and directions are offered several accommodation options. The cost of accommodation depends on the type of course, duration of stay and accommodation conditions:
Students choose their meal plan independently. In families, accommodation without meals is possible. Adults are offered breakfast only. In residences and apartments, foreigners are accommodated on a self-service basis.
The academic year of INTO City University London is divided into trimesters. For holidays, students are given vacations and weekends.
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.