INTO Manchester is a specialized educational center for foreigners wishing to study in Britain. There are several programs offered for applicants for undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate courses. Also, language courses of different intensity are conducted here.
The training center is becoming for many a launching pad when receiving a high-quality British education. It differs not only in the high level of educational services, but also in a convenient location. The center is not far from the historical part of Manchester. Edwardian building, Bridgewater House, which he occupies, is among the city's sights.
Students at the training center receive comprehensive expert support. Specialists of the profile department assist in the selection of electives, the solution of educational, housing issues, organization of leisure. Also, the support department oversees public, volunteer projects, anyone can take part in.
This educational institution offers educational (academic) and language programs. They are developed by NCUK and recognized by 11 British universities. Students who have successfully completed INTO courses are guaranteed places on selected university programs (subject to admission requirements).
After the preparatory department, you can go to the University of Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam University, University of Salford, Manchester Metropolitan University, The University of Manchester, University of Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University, University of Leeds, Leeds Metropolitan University, University of Huddersfield, University of Bradford. Also in Ireland and Britain, another 8 partner universities are taking on the training of successful graduates of INTO Manchester.
The educational center offers programs for foreign applicants aged 16+. An obligatory condition is also the presence of a complete secondary education. The average score of the certificate does not matter. The following academic requirements are applied to applicants:
The annual preparatory program for the undergraduate students includes 2 directions:
The program includes language training in standard mode, academic classes in core subjects taking into account the chosen direction. Cultural orientation of students is also mandatory.
The academic load is limited to 24 hours a week. The rest of the time is spent on self-training, leisure activities, recreation. Training can take place within 2 - 4 semesters. The duration of it is determined by the needs of the student.
Based on the results of the Foundation, foreigners can be enrolled for 1 bachelor's degree. Documents may be submitted to several universities from the list of partners of INTO Manchester.
Cost of education:
Cost of living:
Specialized short course for applicants of the program Foundation allows you to start training 14 days earlier than a group of students. Education includes cultural orientation, familiarity with British history. The course performs an adaptive function. The academic load is 20 hours per week. In addition, 3 classes are held in classrooms, 2 - outside the campus.
Tuition fees: 3 terms, beginning in August - 13,830 pounds.
The cost of living: from 6,481 pounds for living in a hostel, from 6,440 pounds for living in a family, the "standard" class, from 8160 pounds class "comfort."
A specialized preparatory course for baccalaureate applicants is equivalent to the first year of study at a university. Successful completion of studies guarantees enrollment for 2 courses in one of the partner universities INTO Manchester.
Students who have an A-level or Foundation certificate are enrolled at the Diploma . Also, the program is open for those who completed the first year of undergraduate studies in their country, provided that their competencies meet the requirements of British universities.
Special course Diploma is complex. It provides for academic and linguistic training of students. The latter develop and improve the skills necessary for effective training in the undergraduate program.
Diploma is offered in two areas: management and business, finance and accounting. Academic load is standard (20 hours / week). The classes are scheduled for January, June and September. Duration of training is 3-4 trimester.
The cost of the program:
The cost of living: from 5134 pounds for three terms of residence in the residence, from 5,100 pounds for three trimester residences in the family.
A one-year program for future masters who want a degree in the UK. The specialized preparatory course includes academic and language blocks. The program is available for entrants in the field of management and business.
The academic block of the course includes the basic profile disciplines. Later, students continue to study at a magistracy in one of the partner universities. The language block includes grammar, vocabulary, writing, reading, listening, communication, project and research work. The program allows students to develop the skills necessary for studying at a master's degree.
Diploma for University graduates is available for applicants of specialized qualifications and for those who have a bachelor's degree in another specialty. Courses start in January and September. Training lasts 2-3 trimester with a constant academic load - 22 h / ned.
Tuition fees: from 9000 pounds for 2 terms, from 13,000 pounds for 3 terms.
Cost of living:
A combined program for foreign university entrants and INTO programs that need to improve language skills and develop academic skills. Its feature is training through project and research activities. The emphasis is also on communicative practice.
Successful completion of the courses guarantees the enrollment of the foreign student to the priority academic program of INTO. The training lasts for 1 - 3 trimester. The intensity of the load is 20 h / week. Courses begin 4 times a year: in April, June, September and January.
The cost of the program: from 4150 pounds per trimester.
During the training in the center, the following accommodation options are possible:
Boarding or half board. In residences students are placed on self-service conditions.
The cost of living depends on the type of course and its duration.
A supplement of 280 pounds is charged for living during the 2 weeks of the Christmas holidays.
Many people choose Manchester as a place of study. This city is considered one of the largest student centers in Britain. Here all conditions are created for both effective teaching and for an interesting pastime at leisure.
It is possible to get acquainted with the city in leisure time during walking, cycling, bus tour. From the area to the district it is convenient to get by tram. As for entertainment, those in Manchester are numerous. The city will not be bored lovers of cognitive, active recreation, sports, restaurant and bar pastime.
The training center has 39 auditoriums equipped with interactive whiteboards, a resource center, its own library, several computer labs with wired Internet access, a Wi-Fi point, all the necessary resources for effective self-preparation of students. Also in the educational institution are housing, administrative services.
Here each student studies in the most comfortable conditions. The effectiveness of training is enhanced by the use of modern teaching technologies. Students of all programs are granted access to the electronic resources of the center. The service includes an electronic library with a lot of materials available for download, a platform for online discussions.
The school year is divided into terms. They begin in June, September, January and March. For holidays there are holidays, weekends and holidays.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|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.