International Study Centre

International Year One

A two-semester pathway programme

The International Year One will develop your academic knowledge and English language skills, whilst preparing you to progress to the second year of your chosen undergraduate degree. This is a two-semester programme with a choice of two routes.

Is the International Year One right for me?

The International Year One is for international students who are looking to save time and money in their studies, by progressing straight to the second year of their undergraduate degree. You will develop the key skills to get the most out of your international studies - helping you prepare for both university and career success.

What can you expect?

Teaching will take place through a mix of face-to-face and virtual teacher-led learning. Find out more about what you can expect when you join us on campus

You will study a combination of core and subject-specific modules in the style of the University - making the transition to your second year of university simple and easy. You will be taught in class sizes of around 20 students and will take part in seminars, group lectures and independent study.


of students who completed their International Year One programme and achieved the required grades were offered a place at the University of Huddersfield in 2022.

Business, Management & Marketing

Leading to the second year of a choice of undergraduate degrees at the University of Huddersfield's Business School.

Engineering & Computer Science

Leading to the second year of engineering and computer systems-related degrees at Huddersfield.

English Language Preparation

A one or two semester course for undergraduates, or eight or twelve weeks for postgraduate students, to improve your English language level.

Prepare for Success

5 weeks before your selected course you will be automatically enrolled in our Prepare for Success online programme in order to help you get everything you need.

Study Plan

Study Plan for the International Year One programme

Our prospectus is now available

Download the prospectus