International Pathways

Pathways towards studying a full degree.

At Roehampton our courses are designed with you in mind, which is why we have a range of options for international students looking for pathways to study in the UK.

Our International Foundation Pathways programmes are designed to give you the knowledge and skills of our undergraduate foundation year, with the added support you need to enhance the English language skills you need to successfully progress to a Bachelor's degree. 

If you’re a business student, our International Year One in Business Programmeis designed to give you the added support you need to enhance the English language skills you need to successfully progress in your chosen business degree here at Roehampton.

We also offer many of our postgraduate degrees with an extended option, meaning you can enrol for an extra one or two semesters. This option gives you the academic and practical experience and skills you need to successfully complete your chosen degree.

If you already meet the academic requirements for postgraduate study, but would like to enhance your academic skills and English language, consider applying for our Pre-Sessional: International Masters Preparation course.


How you'll be taught

Explore our International Pathway Programmes

A International Foundation Pathway is a one-year course that will give you the foundational learning, knowledge and skills to successfully enrol on your chosen undergraduate and get the career you want. 

You will:

  • Develop your English language skills
  • Gain knowledge in the subject you want to study 
  • Build your confidence and personal strengths 
  • Develop your ability to adapt your knowledge and skills in the workplace 

Throughout your studies, you’ll be given personal study and career support, in a friendly and welcoming community, where you can develop your interest outside your studies. 


Are you an international student looking to study in the UK? Do you want to improve your grades or level of English so you are able to apply to a full undergraduate degree?

This programme is for you.

International Year One in Business 

For international students looking to study Business at Roehampton, then the International Year One in Business could be for you.

Our Business: International Year 1 course is the equivalent of the first year of a undergraduate degree.

It will help give you the extra academic support, as well as help to improve your English language abilities, so that you’ll be able to gain the skills to succeed on one of our business undergraduate courses. 

Undergraduate courses with a foundation year

Extended Masters

If you’re an international student seeking postgraduate study options our Extended Masters Programmes will provide you with a route onto your chosen postgraduate degree in the UK. 

There are many benefits to undertaking a postgraduate degree; enhancing your personal development; career prospects and networking and with our Extended Masters course you can access these opportunities!       

Pre-sessional International Masters Preparation

If you already have an undergraduate degree and meet the academic requirements for a postgraduate degree but want to enhance your academic skills and English language, our Pre-Sessional: International Masters Preparation course will help give you the confidence you need to study at Level 7 in the UK. 

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Continuing Education

Our range of vocational qualifications will provide you with alternative pathways into your chosen career.

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