Prepare for your postgraduate degree
The Pre-Master’s is a one-semester programme that will help you gain the specialist academic English language skills needed to succeed in a range of Master’s degrees at the University of Huddersfield.
of students who completed their Pre-Master's programme and achieved the required grades were offered a place at the University of Huddersfield in 2022.
Why study the Pre-Master's?
The Pre-Master's programme is specially designed to prepare ambitious international students with the skills and understanding needed to succeed in a postgraduate degree at Huddersfield. With a postgraduate degree, you can improve your career opportunity and salary potential, and even change career direction after completing your undergraduate degree.
What will I study?
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.
Classes for the Pre-Master's are modular in structure, meaning you will study a combination of core modules common to each route, and route-specific modules designed to focus on the subject area most relevant to your future degree. We will support you to gain:
- A range of academic and learning skills
- The right academic qualifications and subject understanding
- The ability to use the English language in an academic environment to a high standard.
If you need additional English language support before beginning your programme, you can start with the Pre-Sessional English Programme for Pre-Master’s.
Save time and progress smoothly to the University with a combined visa. The visa covers the duration of your studies at both the International Study Centre and the University of Huddersfield.
- No need to return home to apply for a new visa between your International Year One and chosen undergraduate degree
- Over 30 alternatives to IELTS accepted as proof of your English language level
- Allows you to work up to 20 hours per week, enhancing CV and graduate prospects
- Suitable for students who have previously studied academic subjects in the UK
- Gives you the opportunity to travel and explore the UK between courses.
Business, Management & Marketing
Want to expand your business, management and marketing knowledge? Choose this Pre-Master’s pathway programme to unlock your potential and prepare for a postgraduate degree at the University of Huddersfield.
How to apply
Ready to apply? Discover how to submit an application and learn more about fees, term dates and entry requirements.