Pre-Masters Programme (Masters with Int Prep Study) (1 yrs)
Change your future and secure the education you've been dreaming of. This Southampton Pre-Masters is an integrated programme designed to prepare and develop students from outside the UK who have an undergraduate degree but may not be considered adequately qualified for direct entry to their chosen Masters course.
The programme provides a direct route for students onto a variety of master’s degree programmes including Archaeology, Art, Business, Engineering, English, Film, History, Law, Modern Languages, Music and Philosophy.
Successful completion of the Pre-Masters year guarantees progression to a master’s programme from the list below:
*For admission to the Southampton MBA programme there is an additional requirement of at least four years relevant work experience.
Advanced Mechanical Engineering
MSc Advanced Tribology
MSc Computational Engineering Design
MSc Engineering Materials
To apply please complete our online form by selecting Masters with Int Prep Study
- Before submitting your application, you should check both the academic and English language entry requirements specific to your chosen course.
- Completed application forms must be accompanied by academic transcripts, English level certificates (if available) and letters of recommendation.
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Typical entry requirements
Average applicants per place: 5
Application is made direct to the University of Southampton. There is no application deadline but we advise that you need to allow at least two months between applying and the start of your programme in order to have sufficient time to apply for a visa.
This programme accepts talented and capable applicants who:
- Have a bachelor degree from a recognised institution; but
- Have not studied for an undergraduate degree in the UK; and
- Were not (or would not be) considered adequately qualified for direct entry to their chosen Masters programme; and
- Do not have English as their first language; but
- Have a good intermediate level of English language proficiency (24-month programme: minimum IELTS 5.5; 18-month programme: minimum IELTS 6.0 or equivalent qualification); and
- Are considered to have the academic potential to succeed on the specified Masters programme having successfully completed part I of this programme.
Typical course content
You will have tutorials to provide guidance on your personal learning and progression. All modules are delivered on campus and are assessed through coursework assignments, exams and the research project.
Please note: This specification provides a concise summary of the main features of the programme and the learning outcomes that a typical student might reasonably be expected to achieve and demonstrate if s/he takes full advantage of the learning opportunities that are provided. More detailed information can be found in the programme handbook (or other appropriate guide or website).
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