NCUK is distinguished in UK higher education. It is a consortium of high ranking UK universities committed to providing international students with guaranteed entry into universities and helping students to succeed with distinction.
NCUK qualifications are recognised by NCUK universities and by most others across the UK, including many in the Russell Group, and also by universities globally.
Since 1987, NCUK has aided 30,000 students gain access to leading UK universities. NCUK delivers pathway programmes that help you to acquire the skills and qualifications you need to excel at university.
English level: IELTS 5.5 or equivalent, with no element less than 5.0. Pearson PTE (42-49) and TOEFL iBT (46-59) also accepted.
Academic entry requirements:Completion of 12 years of schooling (or local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades
Course length: 1 academic year
Fees for 2020/21: £18,900 (MPW Birmingham) or £20,850 (MPW Cambridge). This includes a £850 registration fee which we will pay to NCUK on your behalf.
2018/19 NCUK Success Stories:
2019 proved to be an outstanding year for our NCUK students. We are delighted with the results and destinations this cohort has achieved:
- 100% of our students applying to higher education have gained an offer
- 59% of students have achieved A*/A grades
- 79% of students achieved A*/B grades
University progressions included but are not limited to:
|Mudiga||A*A*A-A||Nigerian||University of Birmingham||Law|
|Jingyi||A*A*A*-A||Chinese||University of Bristol||Mathematics and Statistics|
|Chung||A*AA*-A||Hong Kong||Monash University, Australia||Nursing|
|Amrita||A*A*A*-A*||Kenyan||University of Leeds||Architectural Engineering|
|Yu-Hui||AA*A*-B||Taiwanese||University of Lancaster||Business Management|
NCUK international Foundation Year
Its aim is to help bridge the gap between a student’s local qualification and starting a university degree.
Why study the NCUK IFY at MPW?
Your best possible start
Most foundation programmes avail you with very limited choices,almost always to just one university. NCUK’s International Foundation Year (NCUK IFY) taught at MPW guarantees students access to a wide range of universities and degree courses worldwide.
All NCUK programmes also include a specialist English for Academic Purposes module designed to provide the language and study skills that will give students a head start on their undergraduate degrees in the UK.
An accredited partner
As an NCUK fully accredited partner, MPW offers outstanding academic and social facilities, giving students access to a sound and safe learning atmosphere. All of our staff are fully qualified and are experts in their field.
Because of NCUK’s relationship with their 16 partner universities, they can guarantee entry into over 3,000 degree programmes in the UK. NCUK also work with a number of partner universities offering progression to successful NCUK IFY students. Students can choose the programme and university that are right for them.
NCUK Partner Universities include:
- Aston University, Birmingham
- University of Birmingham
- University of Bradford
- University of Bristol
- University of Huddersfield
- University of Kent
- Kingston University London
- University of Leeds
- Leeds Beckett University
- Liverpool John Moores University
- University of Manchester
- Manchester Metropolitan University
- Queen Mary, University of London
- University of Salford, Manchester
- University of Sheffield
- Sheffield Hallam University
NCUK students have also gained places at the following universities:
- University of Cambridge
- University of Durham
- University of Edinburgh
- King’s College London
- University of St Andrews
- University of Warwick