International Year One in the UK

International Year One in the UK

 What is international year one?

As the name of this programme suggests this is a one-year course (usually 3-terms) for non-UK and EU students and is equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate level at UK universities. There are a few pathways providers in England that offer this programme to international students


Why study this programme?

International students who want to study an undergraduate degree in UK universities and do not meet the standard requirements for direct entry but are over-qualified for a Foundation course have the option of enrolling in the International year one programme. Many universities in the UK accept and verify this programme, so you can make progress to the second year of the degree level of your chosen subjects in a specific university.


Where to study International Year One?

You can study International Year One in one of the Pathway providers ‘study centers in the UK. These pathway providers sign a contract with UK universities to run this programme on their behalf and under their supervision On-campus or Off-Campus. Fortunately, is in direct partnership with these pathways providers including Kaplan, Study Group, Navitas, OnCampus, and is ready to facilitate your admission process to this program.


What are the entry requirements?

The entry requirements for the International Year One Programme are different at universities but in general, the international students must:

-Be at least 16 years old

– Complete A-Level or equivalent or

– Complete a recognized International Foundation programs or equivalent


It is also possible for international students who are in the first year of a relevant undergraduate degree in your home country to study International Year One.


International Year One providers partner universities

In this section, we name some UK universities that are in partnership with Pathway providers in the UK. International students will have a guaranteed place at these universities for the second year of an undergraduate degree subject to meet the required academic and Language requirements.

  • University of East Anglia
  • University of Exeter
  • Newcastle University
  • Newcastle University London
  • Queen’s University, Belfast
  • University of Aberdeen
  • Coventry University London
  • University of Huddersfield
  • Keele University
  • Kingston University, London
  • University of Leeds
  • University of Lincoln
  • University of Sussex
  • University of Strathclyde
  • Liverpool John Moores University


International Year One subjects

International students can study this programme with the following subjects in the UK. The number of IYO`s subjects increases every year and we recommend you contact our advisors to get an update in this regard.

-Business and Management


-International Relations and Politics

-Biological Sciences


-Media and Film Studies

-Finance and Accounting


International Year One tuition fees

The tuition fees for every subject at International Year One Centers are different and subject to change but usually start from £13.000. Our advisors will give the exact amount upon your request.